10 most difficult Far East riddles A list of ten (out of 22) Far East related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Far East quiz What was the name of the sword used by the Ninja?Ninjatō. The ninjatō or shinobigatana, are allegedly the preferred weapon that the Shinobi of feudal Japan carried. It is portrayed by modern ninjutsu practitioners as the weapon of the ninja, and is prominently featured in popular culture. Replicas of this sword have also been prominently on display at the Ninja Museum of Igaryu located in Igavery hard 17% KatanaKatana55%NinjatōNinjatō17%KunaiKunai12%Ninja did not use swords.Ninja did not use swords.15%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 652 answers in 3 languages »martial arts riddles » Where is karate from?Ryukyu Kingdom. Karate developed from the indigenous martial arts of Ryukyu Islands (today Japanese) under the influence of Chinese martial arts. The Ryukyu Kingdom was an independent kingdom from the 15th to 19th century, and despite its small size, the kingdom played a central role in the maritime trade networks of medieval East Asia. Until the 19th century, it has had much more in common with China, than with Japan.very hard 21% JapanJapan49%ChinaChina20%Ryukyu KingdomRyukyu Kingdom21%TaiwanTaiwan8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4224 answers in 5 languages »sport of Japan riddles » Which martial art is that?Iaido is associated with the smooth, controlled movements of drawing the sword from its scabbard or saya, striking or cutting an opponent, removing blood from the blade, and then replacing the sword in the scabbard. There are no fights in iaido. It should not be confused with kendo, where bamboo sticks and protective clothing is used for fighting competitions.very hard 29% kendokendo39%iaidoiaido29%ju-jitsuju-jitsu11%ninjitsuninjitsu19%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5205 answers in 3 languages »Japan riddles » Where is Beijing?At point 1. Beijing is located in northern China. Its name, which means "Northern Capital", was applied to the city in 1403 during the Ming Dynasty to distinguish the city from Nanjing (the "Southern Capital").very hard 37% at point 1at point 137%at point 2at point 227%at point 3at point 324%at point 4at point 410%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 26542 answers in 3 languages »geography of China riddles » Where is Shanghai?At point 2. Shanghai is the largest city by population in the People's Republic of China. It is located in the delta of the Yangtze.hard 44% at point 1at point 122%at point 2at point 244%at point 3at point 324%at point 4at point 48%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 20776 answers in 2 languages »China riddles » Where is Tokyo?At point 4. Tokyo has numerous outlying islands, which extend as far as 1850 km from central Tokyo. Because of the islands' distance from the administrative headquarters of the metropolitan government in Shinjuku, local offices administer them.hard 45% at point 1at point 18%at point 2at point 216%at point 3at point 330%at point 4at point 445%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 26552 answers in 3 languages »geography of Japan riddles » Which martial art is that?Taekwondo. There are two major styles of doboks (taekwondo uniforms). One is similar to karate (cross-over jacket), while the other, with V-neck jacet (pictured) is typical to taekwondo only.hard 45% karatekarate23%taekwondotaekwondo45%ju-jitsuju-jitsu19%judojudo10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9043 answers in 3 languages »sport riddles » In which country is the collosal Arch of Reunification?In North Korea. The Arch of Reunification is a sculptural arch located south of Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea. It was opened in August 2001 to commemorate Korean reunification proposals put forward by Kim Il-sung.hard 48% in Bosniain Bosnia13%in Germanyin Germany13%in North Koreain North Korea48%in South Koreain South Korea24%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1013 answers in 2 languages »Korea riddles » When was Korea partitioned along the 38th parallel?In 1945, after WW2. The aftermath of World War II left Korea partitioned along the 38th parallel, with the north under Soviet occupation and the south under US occupation. The Korean War broke out when Soviet-backed North Korea invaded South Korea, though neither side gained much territory as a result.hard 50% in 1910, after the start of Japanese occupation in 1910, after the start of Japanese occupation 4%in 1919, after WW1in 1919, after WW17%in 1945, after WW2in 1945, after WW250%in 1953, after Korean Warin 1953, after Korean War37%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 18883 answers in 2 languages »history riddles » Which number is considered unlucky in East Asia?4. Words "four" and "Death" have very similar pronunciation in Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean and Japanese. In East Asia many buildings do not have a 4th floor. Some high-rise residential buildings omit all floor numbers with "4", e.g., 4, 14, 24, 34 and all 40–49 floors. hard 50% 3320%4450%121222%40406%Created by: Sumit Tamang. Statistics based on 12422 answers in 5 languages »South Korea riddles » Play Far East quiz and see all the questions.