10 most difficult Asia riddles A list of ten (out of 53) Asia related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Asia quiz Which of these countries is not an absolute monarchy?Bhutan has transitioned from an absolute monarchy to a multi-party democracy. The development of Bhutanese democracy has been marked by the active encouragement and participation of reigning Bhutanese monarchs since the 1950s, beginning with legal reforms such as the abolition of slavery, and culminating in the enactment of Bhutan's Constitution. The first democratic elections in Bhutan began in 2007, and all levels of government had been democratically elected by 2011. These elections included Bhutan's first ever partisan National Assembly election.very hard 19% SwazilandSwaziland26%BhutanBhutan19%OmanOman23%Vatican CityVatican City30%Created by: Rafa. Statistics based on 26 answers »demographics 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 25% goatgoat45%buffalobuffalo25%sheepsheep20%camelcamel7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5590 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%ChristianityChristianity53%IslamIslam15%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 2775 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 3558 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 3128 answers in 2 languages »satellite photos 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 4502 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 7134 answers in 2 languages »politics 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 31% KarakumKarakum15%Tian ShanTian Shan10%TaklamakanTaklamakan31%GobiGobi41%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8042 answers in 2 languages »deserts riddles » Where is Hong Kong?At point 2. Hong Kong is situated in the Pearl River Delta.very hard 33% at point 1at point 121%at point 2at point 233%at point 3at point 326%at point 4at point 419%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8399 answers in 2 languages »maps 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").very hard 33% at point 1at point 133%at point 2at point 228%at point 3at point 327%at point 4at point 411%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8337 answers in 2 languages »cities of Asia riddles » Play Asia quiz and see all the questions.