History quiz about China 4

Tough quiz about the history of China(4).
1. Kang Youwei is famous for what in the late Qing dynasty?
army general
reformist
revolutionary
tax commissoner
Kang Youwei
Group picture probably taken when Kang Youwei (center) was in the United States in 1907. His second daughter, Kang Tongbi, then a student at Barnard College, is seated on Kang's right. Behind her is Luo Chang, then studying at Oxford University, UK. Image by Unknown available under a Creative Commons License

2. In 2CE the population of China was about how many?
35 million
58 million
2 million
20 million

3. The Mongol dynasty ruled the whole of China for about how long?
90 years
200 years
20 years
150 years
mongolia, skins, bows
Bows and furs of Mongolia. Image by Rob Stallard

4. Port Arthur was an important treaty port occupied by Japan (1894) and then by Russia (1895), where is it located?
Guangdong
Xinjiang
Liaoning
Tibet
Yellow River, river
Photo by Amphylite , available under a Creative Commons license .

5. Which city in central China was important in the foundation of the Republic of China?
Wuchang
Nanyang
Changsha
Nanchang
university, Wuhan, Hubei

6. The Golden Orchid Society (1644-1949) in southern China was a group of what?
Buddhists
Daoists
musicians
women
Beijing, Forbidden City, tile, lotus
Ceramic Tile design with lotus and ducks, Forbidden City, Beijing

7. China's main foreign trade in the 17th and 18th century was with which country?
India
France
Portugal
Spain
spain, boat, galleon, trade, sea

8. The Panthay rebellion in 1856 was led by which group?
Mongols
Tibetans
Daoists
Muslims
Jiansha river, Yangzi river,  Yunnan
A woman walking her herd of cows, Jinsha jiang, Yunnan, 2011. Image by timquijano available under a Creative Commons License

9. The Han dynasty was broken in two parts by which brief period?
Jin dynasty
Sui dynasty
Xin dynasty
Period of disunity
Han dynasty, watchtower
Ancient carving on a Han dynasty watch tower

10. The skins of rare white stags were used for what in the Han dynasty?
headwear
currency
elixir of immortality
footwear
Han dynasty, dance, dancer
China, rustic dancers, eastern han dynasty (25-220). Image by sailko available under a Creative Commons License

11. Which foreign leader planned to conquer China in 1404?
Oljei Temur Khan
King Philip the Bold
Tamerlane
Pope Boniface IX

12. A recent day of commemoration has been created on December 13th, which event does it mark?
Nanjing massacre
Birth of Xi Jinping
Tangshan earthquake
End of civil war
Tiananmen Square, crowd
2004 PRC National Day at Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China. What a crowd! Image by pfctdayelise available under a Creative Commons License

13. The 1911 revolution and the Japanese invasion of Manchuria had which common initiating factor
famine
corruption
railways
opium
Jiangsu, PRC, sculpture
Yuhuatai Memorial Park of Revolutionary Martyrs, Nanjing, Jiangsu

14. Yu the Great was the founder of which dynasty?
Zhou
Han
Shang
Xia
huangdi, deity
Modern sculpture of two legendary Chinese Emperors

15. The U.S. General Stilwell had his headquarters during World War II in which city?
Chongqing
Shanghai
Xi'an
Beijing
Chongqing, building

16. The Great Leap Forward was launched by Mao Zedong in which year?
1950
1958
1970
1965
Mao Zedong, statue, PRC
Status of Mao Zedong negotiating with the Guomindang, 1945, with Soong Chingling, Zhang Lan, Huang Yanpei and other party leaders. Copyright © Dreamstime see image license

17. What proportion of Beijing's cultural relics were destroyed in the Cultural Revolution?
15%
55%
72%
32%

18. In the One Child policy government employees were expected to put off marriage until which ages?
25 for men, 20 for women
20 for men and women
30 for men and women
30 for men, 25 for women
Beijing, family, people, children
A family in a park

19. Xanadu was an important city in which dynasty?
Song
Tang
Mongol (Yuan)
Sui
Inner Mongolia, landscape, view

20. Which European nation established the first official trading post in China?
The Netherlands
Germany
Portugal
Spain
Macau
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