China Picture quiz 1

Do you recongize these places in China?
1. In which month might you expect to see this watery spectacle?
August
June
October
Dragon boat festival, people
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2. This demonstration of Kung Fu is at its original place in China where is that?
Taishan
Shaolin monastery
Wudan monastery
Henan, Shaolin , martial arts
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3. Why are there nine mythical beasts behind the 'man on a hen' on this roof?
nine ancient rites
the orginal nine provinces
nine was the Imperial number
Forbidden City, Beijing, roof, architecture
Glazed animal sculptures on the palace roof of the Forbidden City, Beijing

4. Where can you find this famous building?
Iron Pagoda, Kaifeng
Forbidden City, Beijing
Temple of Heaven, Beijing
Temple of Heaven, Beijing

5. This lovely pristine beach is located where?
Hong Kong
Sanya, Hainan
Beihai, Guangxi
Sanya, Hainan, beach

6. This is a memorial hall to which important figure in Chinese history?
Yuan Shikai
Sun Yatsen
Mao Zedong
Guangdong, Sun Yatsen

7. These objects are associated with which religion?
Communism
Daoism
Buddhism
Inner Mongolia, stupa, Buddhism

8. Which muscial instrument is this man playing?
dizi
erhu
yangqin
music, erhu
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9. Where is this famous pagoda?
Xi'an
Hangzhou
Kaifeng
Wild goose pagoda, Xian, Shaanxi, pagoda

10. Where might you find this building of European style architecture?
Macau
Hong Kong
Guangzhou
Macau, church

11. Which famous harbor is this?
Tianjin
Shenzhen
Hong Kong
Hong Kong, harbor, skyscraper, modern housing

12. Where might you find this famous landmark?
Old Summer Palace in Beijing
Dongting Lake
Beihai Park in Beijing
Beihai Park, Beijing, dagoba

13. In the pastures of Xinjiang sheep are grazing. What is the name of the type of building used by the herdsmen?
yurt
igloo
kohte
Xinjiang, sheep, yurt

14. This striking church can be seen in which Chinese city?
Hohhot
Shenyang
Harbin
Heilongjiang, Harbin, church

15. This building is known by which name?
Central Cultural Museum
Presidential Palace
Great Hall of the People
Great Hall of the People, Beijing, Tiananmen Square, NPC

16. Where might you find this famous building?
Xining
Urumqi
Lhasa
Tibet, Potala Palace

17. These ruins are part of which Imperial building?
Old Summer Palace
Summer Palace
Temple of Heaven
Beijing, Old Summer Palace, architecture, ruin

18. Which game are these men playing?
xiangqi
backgammon
mahjong
chess, people
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19. Which ancient figure is represented by this massive stone statue?
Laozi
Qu Yuan
Yellow Emperor
Fujian , laozi, deity

20. Why is this creature so important in Chinese history?
producing silk
producing lacquer
carries the Black Death
silk, silkworm
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