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Quiz on Indochina
1 What countries are included in the term French Indochina?
     
a) Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia
b) Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh
c) Indonesia, Phillippines, Malaysia
d) Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos
e) none of the above.
2 The topography of Indochina could be described as:
     
a) completely level.
b) mostly mountainous.
c) completely mountainous.
d) mostly level.
e) none of the above.
3 The climate of Indochina is categorized under which climate group?
     
a) Dry
b) Temperate
c) Cold
d) Tropical Monsoon
e) none of the above.
4 The total population of 97 million people in Indochina is represented by which of the following (in millions):
     
a) Cambodia =79, Laos =13, Vietnam =5
b) Laos =79, Cambodia =13, Vietnam =5
c) Cambodia =79, Vietnam =13, Laos =5
d) Vietnam =79, Laos =13, Cambodia =5
e) Vietnam =79, Cambodia =13, Laos =5
5 What is the most practiced religion of Indochina:
     
a) Buddhism
b) Christianity
c) Muslim
d) Hinduism
e) none of the above.
6 Which of the following is a true statement about the Vietnam War?:
     
a) It ended in 1975 when the United States pulled out of the country.
b) Regional tensions spread leading to violent civil wars in other countries such as Laos and Cambodia.
c) The death of over 50,000 Americans.
d) The result of death of the Vietnamese was staggering, and much of the country was ruined.
e) All of the above.
7 All of the following are descriptions of the Khmer Rouge era EXCEPT:
     
a) Led by Mao Zedong.
b) Murdered nearly 2 million people.
c) Violently seized control of Cambodia in the 1970's.
d) Renamed Cambodia Democratic Kampuchea.
e) All of the above are descriptions of the Khmer Rouge era.
8 Which of the following is a characteristic of Laos?
     
a) It is a country with strong economic ties to the United States.
b) It is a country with a vast and powerful navy.
c) It is a country isolated from the western world.
d) It is a country run by totalitarian government.
e) all of the above.
9 Which of the following is a correct statement about the Hmong people:
     
a) The Hmong people were originally slash-and-burn farmers.
b) The Hmong people are indigenous people of Laos.
c) Many Hmong people were persecuted after Chinese communists gained control of the country in 1875.
d) HmongĄ¯s have been the subject of genocidal murder, torture, and massacres nearly three decades.
e) all of the above.
10 The primary reason for the vast developmental differences in Indochina is the difference between which of the following:
     
a) Communist and non-communist governments.
b) The relationship each country has with China.
c) The amount of foreign aid each country gets from the United States.
d) Rural and urban lifestyles.
e) none of the above.





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Quiz by Jessica Wilkins, April 23, 2008