KOREA MINI QUIZ NUMBER 1-10 ON YOUR PAPER!
Korea Mini-Quiz Matching Kim Jong Un A – Ideology of self-reliance and independence Pyongyang B – Communist founder of North Korea Kim Il Sung C – Capital city of South Korea Seoul D – Current leader of North Korea Juche E – Capital city of North Korea True/False ____ North Korea is a communist country with a large military and poor economy. ____ South Korea is a non-communist country with a poor economy. ____ The DMZ stands for “De-Militarized Zone”. ____ The Korean War started in 1951, and though fighting stopped in 1953, the war never officially ended with a peace treaty. ____ The DMZ is located at roughly 60* N latitude, along the border between North Korea and China.
JAPAN MINI QUIZ NUMBER 1-10 ON YOUR PAPER!
Japan Mini-Quiz Matching Honshu A – large, destructive wave caused by undersea earthquake Shogun B – leader of feudal Japan and the samurai Shinto C – 1868 restoration of Imperial power in Japan Meiji D – largest of the four main islands of Japan Tsunami E – animist religion, worship of ancestors and spirits True/False ____ Japan has an ethnically diverse population, with many minorities. ____ Japan has an emperor, but he has no real political power. ____ Japan is composed of several large islands, all of which have volcanoes. ____ Japan relies heavily on international trade, because it lacks resources. ____ Japan’s greatest challenge is the current infestation of deadly Pikachus, which kill more than 200 people a year.
East Asia Quiz Quiz on previous notes. Number 1-10 on your own paper. Put your name on it.
MATCHING • Loess A. Important religion based on order and hierarchy • Confucianism B. Resource-rich plain in northeastern China • Yangzte C. Desert in China used for nuclear testing • Taklimakan D. Plateau in central China with eroded yellow soil • Manchuria E. River vital to trade in China, runs through Shanghai TRUE/FALSE • ____ The Yellow River is called “China’s Sorrow” due to dangerous flooding. • ____ Japan has ample natural resources, and relies on these rather than trade. • ____ The Great Wall of China was built to keep the Chinese from escaping. • ____ Immigrants from China were occasionally banned from the USA by law. • ____ Most East Asian countries are wealthy, but face issues due to their aging populations and low birthrates.