10 most difficult geography of China riddles A list of geography of China related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Geography quiz Where is Lhasa?At point 4. Located at the bottom of a small basin surrounded by the Himalaya Mountains, Lhasa has an elevation of about 3,600 m (11,800 ft). The air only contains 68% of the oxygen compared to sea level.very hard 26% at point 1at point 113%at point 2at point 227%at point 3at point 332%at point 4at point 426%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5989 answers in 2 languages »Tibet riddles » What is the population of the Republic of China?23 million. Officially, the government of Republic of China, known as Taiwan, has claimed sovereignty over all of China. From 1949 to the 1970s, the primary mission of the military was to "retake the mainland", but it has shifted to defense now.very hard 30% 23 million23 million30%230 million230 million13%500 million500 million15%700 million700 million40%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10411 answers in 3 languages »politics riddles » Where is Hong Kong?At point 2. Hong Kong is situated in the Pearl River Delta.very hard 34% at point 1at point 119%at point 2at point 234%at point 3at point 326%at point 4at point 419%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14245 answers in 3 languages »geography of Asia riddles » What is the name of this distinctive sandy desert to the north of Tibet?Taklamakan. The Taklamakan is the world's second largest shifting sand desert with about 85% made up of shifting sand dunes. Because it lies in the rain shadow of the Himalayas, the Taklamakan is a paradigmatic cold desert climate. During the 2008 Chinese winter storms episode, the Taklamakan was reported to be covered for the first time in its entirety with a thin layer of snow reaching 4 centimeters (1.6 in).very hard 34% KarakumKarakum14%Tian ShanTian Shan10%TaklamakanTaklamakan34%GobiGobi41%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 17252 answers in 2 languages »deserts riddles » Which country has the longest combined land border?China's combined land border measures 22,117 km (13,743 mi) from the mouth of the Yalu River to the Gulf of Tonkin. China borders 14 nations, more than any other country except Russia, which also borders 14.very hard 36% RussiaRussia48%United StatesUnited States8%BrazilBrazil5%ChinaChina36%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15728 answers in 3 languages »country records riddles » Which country is the second largest in the world? (by land area excluding water)China. Although Canada is second-largest in the world in the total area (after Russia), it drops down to fourth place, after China and the U.S., if water is excluded.very hard 37% AustraliaAustralia10%CanadaCanada37%ChinaChina37%United StatesUnited States15%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 18556 answers in 2 languages »countries 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 26437 answers in 3 languages »Far East riddles » Which city has the largest number of buildings taller than 100m?Hong Kong lost its leadership to Dubai if only high-rise skyscrapers above 300m are counted. But in category "over 100m", its position is safe with over 2300 buildings. It is followed by New York City with less than 800.hard 41% New YorkNew York27%DubaiDubai21%Hong KongHong Kong41%TokioTokio9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16347 answers in 2 languages »skyscrapers 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 20736 answers in 2 languages »China riddles » Japan is often referred to by which of the following epithets?Land of the rising Sun. Nippon, the native name of Japan, means "sun-origin". The nomenclature "Land of the Rising Sun" comes from Japanese missions to Imperial China and refers to Japan's eastward position relative to China.very easy 85% Land of the fading SunLand of the fading Sun7%Land of the rising SunLand of the rising Sun85%Land of the midday SunLand of the midday Sun1%Land of the Red SunLand of the Red Sun5%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 24084 answers in 3 languages »geography of Japan riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.