Top 10 Korea facts Selected as the most interesting among Far East related questions in Far East quiz In which country do people use metal chopsticks?In Korea. There are various styles of chopsticks in different cultures. In Korea, the chopsticks are made of metal, and are paired with a spoon. There are also differences in the eating etiquette.Created by: KasiaSouth Korea facts » 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 Ishiiplanes facts » 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 TamangVietnam facts » 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.orgJapan facts » 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 TamangFar East facts » 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 smasherhistory facts » Which airline has that logo?Korean airlines. The Korean Air logo featuring stylized "taegeukgi" design was introduced on 1 March 1984. The same symbol is used in the Korean Flag.Created by: Kasialogo facts » 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.orgmartial arts facts » 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 smashermaps facts » 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.orgtraditional clothing facts » Play Far East quiz and see all the questions.