Test 1 Flashcards Preview

Modern Asian History > Test 1 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Test 1 Deck (97)
Loading flashcards...
1

What is the biggest continent in the world

Asia

2

Asia comprises how much of Eurasia

4/5ths

3

Asia contains what percentage of the worlds population

50%

4

Asia Minor refers to what modern day country

Turkey

5

China and Japan are considered by Westerners to be apart of the

Orient

6

What geographic region of Asia includes Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenistan

Central Asia

7

What Geographic region includes Vietnam Laos Thailand and Cambodia

Southeast Asia

8

What region of Asia is known as the Far East

East Asia

9

What geographic region of Asia includes Saudi Arabia Iran and Lebanon

Middle East

10

What geographic Region of Asia includes Japan China and South Korea

East Asia

11

the countries of Central Asia were formerly part of what country that dissolved in the early 1990's

Soviet Union

12

Is the east or west more closely identified with collectivism and personal individuality subordinate to the workplace

East

13

TRUE OR FALSE Labor and Management are adversarial in Japan

False

14

Generally speaking is frugality emphasized more in the east or the west

east

15

In what country was tea silk paper and printing, porcelain first developed

China

16

Cotton, the number 0, decimal system, pajamas were first developed in what country

India

17

karaoke anime and sushi are primary associate with what country

japan

18

What is the official name of the present day mainland china

The people's Republic of China

19

What is the official name of Taiwan

Nationalist/Capitalist China

20

Taipei is the current capitol city of what country

Taiwan

21

Beijing is the current capital city of what country

China

22

In size china is what in Asia and what in the world

largest in Asia and 3 largest in the world

23

What major desert is found in northern China

Gobi desert

24

what major mountain range is located in southwestern china

Himalayan Mountains

25

What are the Geological origins of the mountain range surrounding the Li River

The Stone mountains were formed by water eroding rock

26

What is the population of China

1.2 Billion

27

What country has the largest number of English speakers

China

28

What are the pure Chinese called

Han

29

how many ethnic minority groups are their in China

55

30

Other than Yi four other ethnic groups in china include

Tibeta, Uygher, Mongolian, Dai