Ethnology questions This is a list of recently added questions about ethnology. In which country third-gender people are a part of traditional culture?Samoa. Fa'afafine are a commonly well-accepted third-gender people of Samoa. They are male at birth, and explicitly embody both masculine and feminine gender traits. In Samoa, there is very seldom ridicule or displeasure towards a biologically male child who states that they are a girl. Created by: globalquiz.orgculture riddles »hard 49% HaitiHaiti524SamoaSamoa1894KiribatiKiribati746FijiFiji670 What is the largest tribal grouping of Native Americans in the United States?Cherokee. According to the 2000 census, 281,069 U.S. citizens self-identify as Cherokee. These numbers are closely followed by Navajo (269,202). Other tribal groups are considerably smaller, only Sioux (108,272) and Chippewa (105,907) exceed 100,000.Created by: globalquiz.orgpeoples riddles »very hard 37% CherokeeCherokee2405ApacheApache2185SiouxSioux1424CreekCreek379 What was the color of Jesus' eyes?Brown. The Scriptures tell us that Jesus didn’t look different from an ordinary Jewish man of His time. Any other color of eyes than brown would have been surely noted down. In the 2004 movie, The Passion of the Christ, Jesus was portrayed by Jim Caviezel who had his blue eyes digitally changed to brown.Created by: Kinga HJews riddles »hard 41% brownbrown1902blueblue1108greygrey116it is not knownit is not known1446 Where do Ainu people live?In Japan. The Ainu are an indigenous people who lived in the Northern Island of Japan, Hokkaido, and Sakhalin Island. They are now almost completely assimilated by the Japanese. Once considered to be Caucasian, based on their appearance; but DNA testing has disproven this. The Ainu language is an isolate with no known relatives.Created by: Martha BakerJapan riddles »hard 49% in Tibetin Tibet1278in North Koreain North Korea648in Japanin Japan2758in Vietnamin Vietnam897 Among which people, women tatooed their mouth?Ainu. The Ainu are an indigenous people in Japan, today almost completely assimilated by the Japanese. The Ainu women tattooed their mouths, starting at a young age with a small spot on the upper lip, gradually increasing with size. When they reached age 15–16, their tattoos were completed. Thus were they qualified for marriage.Created by: globalquiz.orgwomen riddles »hard 48% AinuAinu4079JapaneseJapanese1018MongolsMongols2401TibetiansTibetians894 Which direction are Easter Island moai facing?Inland. There is only one ahu (group of statues), Ahu Akivi, with moai facing the ocean. It is unusual also by being one of the few inland ahus. At all other ahus (including all coastal ones) moai face inland.Created by: globalquiz.orgPacific Ocean riddles »very hard 29% inlandinland1151seasea1664volcanovolcano421easteast730 Which people did not wear any clothes before meeting Europeans?Australian Aborigines were one of the only groups of people in the world not to wear any type of clothing. Both men and women were naked. Today, of course, things have changed considerably and Aboriginals dress the same as Australians.Created by: globalquiz.orgclothes riddles »hard 57% AztecsAztecs166PygmiesPygmies955Australian AboriginesAustralian Aborigines2409Amazon TribesAmazon Tribes670 The word "Cannibals" was originally used as a name of certain people. How are they called today?Carib people. Many historians believe that cannibalism was rare or even non existent among Carib people. In 1503 Queen Isabella ruled that only people who were better off under slavery (especially cannibals) could legally be taken as slaves. This provided Spaniards an incentive for identifying various groups as cannibals to enslave them.Created by: Monica Stillercannibalism riddles »hard 51% EthiopiansEthiopians900Carib peopleCarib people5346Dayaks of BorneoDayaks of Borneo2264Australian AboriginesAustralian Aborigines1805 Which land was inhabited by aborigines?Taiwan. Han Chinese settling in Taiwan started in the 13th century, and today aborigines form only 2% of the population. The Aboriginal languages of Taiwan show much greater diversity than the rest of Austronesian put together, leading linguists to propose Taiwan as the source of all aborigines.Created by: globalquiz.orgAsia riddles »hard 48% JapanJapan605TaiwanTaiwan3056PeruPeru1450IndiaIndia1182 Play culture quiz and see all the questions.