Geography of China questions This is a list of recently added questions about geography of China. Play geography of China quiz and see all the questions. How is Japan often called?Land of the rising Sun. Nippon, the native name of Japan, means "sun-origin". The nomenclature "Land of the Rising Sun" comes from Japanese missions to Imperial China and refers to Japan's eastward position relative to China.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Japan riddles »very easy 84% Land of the fading SunLand of the fading Sun919Land of the rising SunLand of the rising Sun9418Land of the midday SunLand of the midday Sun138Land of the Red SunLand of the Red Sun717 Which country has the longest combined land border?China's combined land border measures 22,117 km (13,743 mi) from the mouth of the Yalu River to the Gulf of Tonkin. China borders 14 nations, more than any other country except Russia, which also borders 14.Created by: globalquiz.orgborders riddles »very hard 34% RussiaRussia3089United StatesUnited States477BrazilBrazil409ChinaChina2136 What is the name of this distinctive sandy desert north to Tibet?Taklamakan is the world's second largest shifting sand desert with about 85% made up of shifting sand dunes. Because it lies in the rain shadow of the Himalayas, Taklamakan is a paradigmatic cold desert climate. During the 2008 Chinese winter storms episode, the Taklamakan was reported to be covered for the first time in its entirety with a thin layer of snow reaching 4 centimeters (1.6 in).Created by: globalquiz.orgdeserts riddles »very hard 31% KarakumKarakum1249Tian ShanTian Shan882TaklamakanTaklamakan2571GobiGobi3369 Where is Beijing?At point 1. Beijing is located in northern China. Its name, which means "Northern Capital", was applied to the city in 1403 during the Ming Dynasty to distinguish the city from Nanjing (the "Southern Capital").Created by: globalquiz.orgcities of Asia riddles »very hard 33% at point 1at point 12819at point 2at point 22360at point 3at point 32295at point 4at point 4939 Where is Hong Kong?At point 2. Hong Kong is situated in the Pearl River Delta.Created by: globalquiz.orgmaps riddles »very hard 33% at point 1at point 11786at point 2at point 22820at point 3at point 32224at point 4at point 41616 Where is Lhasa?At point 4. Located at the bottom of a small basin surrounded by the Himalaya Mountains, Lhasa has an elevation of about 3,600 m (11,800 ft). The air only contains 68% of the oxygen compared to sea level.Created by: globalquiz.orgChina riddles »very hard 27% at point 1at point 1464at point 2at point 2999at point 3at point 31141at point 4at point 4974 Where is Shanghai?At point 2. Shanghai is the largest city by population in the People's Republic of China. It is located in the delta of the Yangtze.Created by: globalquiz.orgFar East riddles »hard 42% at point 1at point 12803at point 2at point 25091at point 3at point 32903at point 4at point 41111 Which city has the largest number of buildings taller than 100m?Hong Kong lost its leadership to Dubai if only high-rise skyscrapers above 300m are counted. But in category "over 100m", its position is safe with over 2300 buildings. It is followed by New York City with less than 800.Created by: globalquiz.orgskyscrapers riddles »hard 41% New YorkNew York2505DubaiDubai2100Hong KongHong Kong3952TokioTokio892 What is the population of the Republic of China?23 million. Officially, the government of Republic of China, known as Taiwan, has claimed sovereignty over all of China. From 1949 to the 1970s, the primary mission of the military was to "retake the mainland", but it has shifted to defense now.Created by: globalquiz.orgpolitics riddles »very hard 30% 23 million23 million2200230 million230 million951500 million500 million1114700 million700 million2909 Which country is the second largest in the world? (by land area)China. Although Canada is second-largest in the world in the total area (after Russia), it drops down to fourth place, after China and the U.S., if water is excluded.Created by: Kasiacountry records riddles »very hard 37% AustraliaAustralia1152CanadaCanada3514ChinaChina3622United StatesUnited States1444 Play China quiz and see all the questions.