10 most difficult Asia riddles A list of ten (out of 106) Asia related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Asia quiz What is the second largest city in South Korea, after Seoul?Busan. The four largest cities in South Korea are Seoul (9.8 million), Busan (3.4 million), Incheon (2.7 million) and Daegu (2.4 million).very hard 24% PyongyangPyongyang62%BusanBusan24%DaeguDaegu10%IncheonIncheon3%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 29 answers in 9 languages »Eastern Asia 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 26% goatgoat45%buffalobuffalo26%sheepsheep20%camelcamel7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5909 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 26% HinduismHinduism4%BuddhismBuddhism26%ChristianityChristianity52%IslamIslam16%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3012 answers in 4 languages »Buddhism 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 27% at point 1at point 113%at point 2at point 227%at point 3at point 331%at point 4at point 427%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3908 answers in 2 languages »geography of China riddles » What is the name of this lake?Balkhash. Lake Balkhash is the 13th largest lake in the world. The lake is divided by a strait into two distinct parts. The western is a fresh water half, while the eastern half is saline.very hard 27% BaikalBaikal48%BalkhashBalkhash27%BalatonBalaton13%OntarioOntario10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3392 answers in 2 languages »satellite photos 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 27% IndusIndus27%GangesGanges21%Syr DaryaSyr Darya14%Jordan RiverJordan River36%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 483 answers in 9 languages »Pakistan 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 28% CalcuttaCalcutta30%BombayBombay25%MadrasMadras15%HyderabadHyderabad28%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 4924 answers in 2 languages »city names 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.very hard 30% 23 million23 million30%230 million230 million13%500 million500 million15%700 million700 million40%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7757 answers in 2 languages »Taiwan 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).very hard 32% KarakumKarakum15%Tian ShanTian Shan10%TaklamakanTaklamakan32%GobiGobi41%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8836 answers in 2 languages »deserts riddles » Which country was formerly named Formosa?Taiwan. Formosa is a name given to the island by the Portuguese explorers (“Ilha Formosa” - “beautiful island”). The name was used until 1945.very hard 32% TaiwanTaiwan32%GreeceGreece3%TunisiaTunisia42%BrasilBrasil21%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 80 answers in 9 languages »historical names riddles » Play Asia quiz and see all the questions.