Korea questions This is a list of recently added questions about Korea. Play Korea quiz and see all the questions. What sea lies between Korea and China?Yellow Sea. The name of the sea comes from the yellow color of its waters, caused by large amounts of silt brought by the Yellow River.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 53% Yellow SeaYellow Sea3868East China SeaEast China Sea2342Sea of JapanSea of Japan791Arafura SeaArafura Sea273Pacific Ocean riddles » What sea lies between Korea and Japan?Sea of Japan. The name “Sea of Japan” is used in all countries except in Korea, where it is called the “East Sea”.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 51% Yellow SeaYellow Sea1978Sea of JapanSea of Japan3831East China SeaEast China Sea1321Arafura SeaArafura Sea258oceans riddles » Which number is considered unlucky in East Asia?4. Words "four" and "Death" have very similar pronunciation in Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean and Japanese. In East Asia many buildings do not have a 4th floor. Some high-rise residential buildings omit all floor numbers with "4", e.g., 4, 14, 24, 34 and all 40–49 floors. Created by: Sumit Tamanghard 49% 332367445565121225284040681South Korea riddles » When was Korea partitioned along the 38th parallel?In 1945, after WW2. The aftermath of World War II left Korea partitioned along the 38th parallel, with the north under Soviet occupation and the south under US occupation. The Korean War broke out when Soviet-backed North Korea invaded South Korea, though neither side gained much territory as a result.Created by: Hitter smasherhard 49% in 1910, after the start of Japanese occupation in 1910, after the start of Japanese occupation 796in 1919, after WW1in 1919, after WW11209in 1945, after WW2in 1945, after WW28191in 1953, after Korean Warin 1953, after Korean War6446Far East riddles » Which of the two Korean countries is more populous?South Korea. With the population of 50.2M, South Korea is more than twice as populous as North Korea (24.5M). Created by: Sumit Tamanghard 57% North KoreaNorth Korea3135South KoreaSouth Korea13312both have comparable populationboth have comparable population866it is not known beacause of lack of information about North Korean populationit is not known beacause of lack of information about North Korean population5975demography riddles » Which of these languages has no known relatives?Korean. With over 78 million speakers, Korean has more speakers than all other language isolates combined. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 44% HungarianHungarian2173KoreanKorean3236ArabicArabic797GreekGreek992Japan riddles » In which war did jet aircraft fight each other for the first time?Korean War. For the initial months of the war, the P-80 Shooting Star, F9F Panther, and other jets under the UN flag dominated North Korea's prop-driven air force. The Chinese intervention in late October 1950 brought MiG-15 Fagot to battle, one of the world's most advanced jet fighters. MiGs were often steered by well trained Soviet pilots, so the aerial warfare continued till the end of the war. Created by: Riho Ishiihard 45% World War 2World War 25556First Indochina WarFirst Indochina War1125Korean WarKorean War8214Vietnam WarVietnam War3286planes riddles » Which country is this traditional dress from?Korea. Hanbok (literally "Korean clothing") is the traditional Korean dress. Today it is worn during traditional festivals and celebrations. Traditional Korean clothing has its roots extending back at least as far as the Three Kingdoms Period (57 B.C. - 668 A.D.).Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% JapanJapan1770ChinaChina645KoreaKorea7548VietnamVietnam2563traditional clothing riddles » Where is Seoul?At point 3. Seoul is in the northwest of South Korea by the Han River. The Han River and its surrounding area played an important role in Korean history, but is no longer actively used for navigation, because its estuary is located at the borders of the two Koreas, with civilian entry barred.Created by: Hitter smasherhard 56% at point 1at point 11507at point 2at point 24095at point 3at point 315627at point 4at point 46564maps riddles » Which martial art originates in Korea?Taekwondo. Traditional taekwondo was established in the 1950s and 1960s in the South Korean military, and in various civilian organisations. The names and symbolism of the traditional patterns often refer to elements of Korean history, culture and religious philosophy.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 57% karatekarate616taekwondotaekwondo7955jiu-jitsujiu-jitsu2569wushuwushu2648martial arts riddles » Play Far East quiz and see all the questions.