Asia questions This is a list of recently added questions about Asia. Play Asia quiz and see all the questions. Which is the largest state in India by area?Rajasthan. Rank State Area (km2) 1 Rajasthan 342239 2 Madhya Pradesh 308252 3 Maharashtra 307713 4 Uttar Pradesh 240928Created by: Normanshard 41% RajasthanRajasthan45MaharastraMaharastra25Madhya PradeshMadhya Pradesh19Uttar PradeshUttar Pradesh19India riddles » What is jallikattu?Banned Indian rodeo. Known from cave paintings jallikattu seems like a cross of rodeo and Basque San Fermin bull run. Men attempt to hold zebu bull around their hump either to knock it down or stand long enough to win. It's a Tamil traditional custom of South India, that was banned on the basis of animal cruelty.Created by: smyruvery hard 39% endangered cattle raceendangered cattle race81vanishing Indian initiation ritevanishing Indian initiation rite55banned Indian rodeobanned Indian rodeo140traditional yoghurt of zebu milktraditional yoghurt of zebu milk79cattle riddles » What is the largest city in India?Mumbai. The four largest cities in India are Mumbai (12.4 million), Delhi (11.0 million), Bangalore (8.4 million) and Hyderabad (6.7 million).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 45% BangaloreBangalore12DelhiDelhi243HyderabadHyderabad35MumbaiMumbai241Southern Asia riddles » What is the largest city in Vietnam?Ho Chi Minh City . The four largest cities in Vietnam are Ho Chi Minh City (8.2 million), Ha Noi (7.4 million), Hai Phong (1.9 million) and Can Tho (1.2 million).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 49% Hai PhongHai Phong62Ho Chi Minh City Ho Chi Minh City 261Ha NoiHa Noi201Can ThoCan Tho8Vietnam riddles » What is the second largest city in South Korea, after Seoul?Busan. The four largest cities in South Korea are Seoul (9.8 million), Busan (3.4 million), Incheon (2.7 million) and Daegu (2.4 million).Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 32% PyongyangPyongyang137BusanBusan101DaeguDaegu58IncheonIncheon17Eastern Asia riddles » What is the second largest city in Indonesia, after Jakarta?Surabaya. The four largest cities in Indonesia are Jakarta (9.6 million), Surabaya (2.8 million), Bandung (2.6 million) and Bekasi (2.5 million).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% BandungBandung89SurabayaSurabaya213BekasiBekasi89MakassarMakassar119South-Eastern Asia riddles » What is the official language in Iran?Persian. About 53% of Iranians speak Persian. The language is ancient - the oldest written texts in Old Persian is from from the Behistun Inscription (UNESCO World Heritage Site) from 5th century BC.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 70% ArabicArabic59IranianIranian23PersianPersian214EnglishEnglish7Iran riddles » Which country was formerly named East Pakistan?Bangladesh. Between 1947-1971, the current country of Bangladesh was a part of Pakistan, known as the East Pakistan. It was the largest, the most populated and the richest region of Pakistan, completely separated from the rest of the country. In 1971, after 9-month-long war for independence, the province was changed into the independent country of Bangladesh.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% MyanmarMyanmar128NepalNepal104BangladeshBangladesh452AfghanistanAfghanistan124historical names riddles » Which country was formerly named Ceylon?Sri Lanka. The name “Ceylon” was given to the island by the Portuguese explorers in 1505. Later it was used by the British as a name of the colony. In 1948, the country gained independence, and changed its name to Sri Lanka (coming from local Sinhalese language) in 1972.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 80% IndonesiaIndonesia97Papua New GuineaPapua New Guinea37Sri LankaSri Lanka743BangladeshBangladesh47Sri Lanka riddles » Which country was formerly named Formosa?Taiwan. Formosa is a name given to the island by the Portuguese explorers (“Ilha Formosa” - “beautiful island”). The name was used until 1945.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 44% TaiwanTaiwan241GreeceGreece29TunisiaTunisia187BrasilBrasil85Taiwan riddles » Play Asia quiz and see all the questions.