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.orgvery easy 84% Land of the fading SunLand of the fading Sun1046Land of the rising SunLand of the rising Sun10999Land of the midday SunLand of the midday Sun153Land of the Red SunLand of the Red Sun799geography of Japan riddles » 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.orgvery hard 35% RussiaRussia3550United StatesUnited States580BrazilBrazil471ChinaChina2557country records riddles » 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.orgvery hard 32% KarakumKarakum1380Tian ShanTian Shan948TaklamakanTaklamakan2857GobiGobi3707deserts riddles » 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.orgvery hard 34% at point 1at point 13571at point 2at point 22833at point 3at point 32716at point 4at point 41095Far East riddles » Where is Hong Kong?At point 2. Hong Kong is situated in the Pearl River Delta.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 33% at point 1at point 11949at point 2at point 23057at point 3at point 32418at point 4at point 41776maps riddles » 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.orgvery hard 27% at point 1at point 1529at point 2at point 21109at point 3at point 31235at point 4at point 41080China riddles » 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.orghard 43% at point 1at point 13079at point 2at point 25730at point 3at point 33226at point 4at point 41227map riddles » 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.orghard 42% New YorkNew York2760DubaiDubai2354Hong KongHong Kong4439TokioTokio1012skyscrapers riddles » 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.orgvery hard 30% 23 million23 million2410230 million230 million1034500 million500 million1201700 million700 million3145Taiwan riddles » 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: Kasiavery hard 37% AustraliaAustralia1297CanadaCanada3908ChinaChina4054United StatesUnited States1583countries riddles » Play China quiz and see all the questions.