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 Sun1131Land of the rising SunLand of the rising Sun12029Land of the midday SunLand of the midday Sun166Land of the Red SunLand of the Red Sun844geography 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 37% RussiaRussia3854United StatesUnited States650BrazilBrazil502ChinaChina3008country 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 33% KarakumKarakum1495Tian ShanTian Shan1015TaklamakanTaklamakan3315GobiGobi3952deserts 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 37% at point 1at point 14385at point 2at point 23161at point 3at point 33005at point 4at point 41206Far 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 12039at point 2at point 23217at point 3at point 32528at point 4at point 41879maps 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 1569at point 2at point 21147at point 3at point 31312at point 4at point 41140China 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 13250at point 2at point 26035at point 3at point 33406at point 4at point 41293map 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 York2920DubaiDubai2506Hong KongHong Kong4754TokioTokio1082skyscrapers 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 31% 23 million23 million2520230 million230 million1072500 million500 million1251700 million700 million3256Taiwan 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% AustraliaAustralia1382CanadaCanada4151ChinaChina4342United StatesUnited States1675countries riddles » Play China quiz and see all the questions.