10 most difficult Asia riddles A list of ten (out of 130) Asia related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Asia quiz The Caspian Sea, the largest lake in the world, is: North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty. The Caspian Sea, fed by freshwater (sweet) rivers, mainly Volga (80%) and Ural in the north, is freshwater, while it's deeper, warmer and saline (1.2%) in the south. The salinity of Garabogazköl, shallow eastern bay is 35%!very hard 15% freshwater freshwater33% saltwater saltwater33% North freshwater, south saltwater North freshwater, south saltwater17% North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty. North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty.15%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 620 answers in 2 languages »Kazakhstan riddles » What is the name of this monument?Shwedagon Pagoda. The Shwedagon Pagoda is a gilded stupa located in Yangon. Shwedagon Pagoda is the most sacred Buddhist pagoda in Myanmar, as it is believed to contain relics of the four previous Buddhas of the present kalpa. These relics include the staff of Kakusandha, the water filter of Koṇāgamana, a piece of the robe of Kassapa, and eight strands of hair from the head of Gautama. very hard 15% Angkor WatAngkor Wat19%Therrawadda PagodaTherrawadda Pagoda25%Shwedagon PagodaShwedagon Pagoda15%The Golden Horn of AsiaThe Golden Horn of Asia39%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 830 answers in 2 languages »Myanmar riddles » What is the name of the second highest peak in the Himalayas?Kangchenjunga. Mount Kangchenjunga lies about 125 km (78 mi) east-south-east of Mount Everest. It is the second highest mountain of the Himalayas. Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world, and lies partly in Nepal and partly in Sikkim, India. It rises with an elevation of 8,586 m (28,169 ft) in a section of the Himalayas called Kangchenjunga very hard 23% KangchenjungaKangchenjunga23%LhotseLhotse10%K2K249%AnnapurnaAnnapurna16%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 833 answers in 2 languages »Himalayas riddles » Aside from cattle, which animal provides most milk used by humans?Buffalo. Water buffaloes provide 11% of the world's milk, which is much more than goats (2%, third place). Buffalo's milk contains higher levels of total solids, crude protein, fat than cow milk; it gives therefore more cheese, butter and other dairy products. The top buffalo milk producers are India and Pakistan. very hard 24% goatgoat46%buffalobuffalo24%sheepsheep20%camelcamel8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7274 answers in 2 languages »milk riddles » Which of these religions is the least popular in India?Buddhism. Indian Buddhism peaked in the 3rd century BC, during the reign of Asoka the Great, who patronised Buddhism following his conversion. He sent missionaries abroad, allowing Buddhism to spread across Asia. However, Indian Buddhism declined constantly following the loss of royal patronage, and today only 0.8% of Indian population are Buddhists.very hard 25% HinduismHinduism4%BuddhismBuddhism25%ChristianityChristianity53%IslamIslam16%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4053 answers in 4 languages »Buddhism riddles » Which river flows into the Arabian Sea?Indus rises in the Himalayas and flows southwards into the Arabian Sea. Other large rivers of the Indian subcontinent: Ganges or Brahmaputra, flow into the Bay of Bengal.very hard 25% IndusIndus25%GangesGanges21%Syr DaryaSyr Darya15%Jordan RiverJordan River37%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 1934 answers in 9 languages »Pakistan riddles » How many countries lie on the coasts of the Caspian Sea?5. The Caspian Sea is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth. It is in an endorheic basin located between Europe and Asia. It is bounded by Kazakhstan to the northeast, Russia to the northwest, Azerbaijan to the west, Iran to the south, and Turkmenistan to the South East. very hard 25% 229%3332%4432%5525%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1479 answers in 2 languages »countries 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.very hard 26% at point 1at point 113%at point 2at point 228%at point 3at point 332%at point 4at point 426%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5853 answers in 2 languages »Tibet riddles » What is jallikattu?Banned Indian rodeo. Known from cave paintings jallikattu seems like a cross of rodeo and Basque San Fermin bull run. Men attempt to hold zebu bull around their hump either to knock it down or stand long enough to win. It's a Tamil traditional custom of South India, that was banned on the basis of animal cruelty.very hard 26% endangered cattle raceendangered cattle race35%vanishing Indian initiation ritevanishing Indian initiation rite19%banned Indian rodeobanned Indian rodeo26%traditional yoghurt of zebu milktraditional yoghurt of zebu milk18%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 1672 answers in 2 languages »cattle riddles » The renaming of cities in India started after the end of the British imperial period in India and continues to date. Which of the following names is still the official one?Hyderabad. Bombay was renamed to Mumbai in 1995; Madras was renamed to Chennai in 1996; Calcutta changed name to Kolkata in 2001. Bhopal, Bangalore and Mysore are speculated to be renamed in the future.very hard 27% CalcuttaCalcutta31%BombayBombay26%MadrasMadras14%HyderabadHyderabad27%Created by: Kasia. 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