Tibet Quiz

Tibet Quiz Questions

1) Where is Tibet’s Government-in-exile?
a) Calcutta
b) Dharmashala
c) Sanchi
d) Bodhgaya

2) Which country annexed Tibet in 1950?
a) China
b) Vietnam
c) Burma
d) Afghanistan

3) When did Dalai Lama take refuge in India?
a) 1950
b) 1959
c) 1962
d) 1964

4) Which is the capital of Tibet?
a) Peking
b) Canton
c) Lhasa
d) Rangoon

5) What does Tibet’s national flag depict?
a) Rising sun
b) Stars and stripes
c) Snow lions with red and blue rays
d) Coconut tree

6) Where did Dalai Lama stay before he fled Tibet?
a) Buckingham Palace
b) Potala Palace
c) Versailles Palace
d) Vienna Palace

7) What is the duration of the term of Dalai Lama?
a) Five years
b) Six years
c) Twelve years
d) Life Term

8) Which Indian river has its origin in Tibet?
a) Ganges
b) Indus
c) Brahmaputra
d) Narmada

9) Which of the following sayings applies to Tibet?
a) Land of the rising sun
b) Roof of the world
c) Playground of Europe
d) Land of the midnight sun

10) Who led the British invasion of Tibet in 1904?
a) Francis Younghusband
b) George Patton
c) Douglas MacArthur
d) John Churchill

Tibet Quiz Questions with Answers

View of the Potala Palace from the foothill of...

View of the Potala Palace from the foothill of Chagpo Ri (Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, People’s Republic of China). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) Where is Tibet’s Government-in-exile?
b) Dharmashala

2) Which country annexed Tibet in 1950?
a) China

3) When did Dalai Lama take refuge in India?
b) 1959

4) Which is the capital of Tibet?
c) Lhasa

5) What does Tibet’s national flag depict?
c) Snow lions with red and blue rays

Flag of Tibet

Flag of Tibet

6) Where did Dalai Lama stay before he fled Tibet?
b) Potala Palace

7) What is the duration of the term of Dalai Lama?
d) Life Term

8) Which Indian river has its origin in Tibet?
c) Brahmaputra

9) Which of the following sayings applies to Tibet?
b) Roof of the world

10) Who led the British invasion of Tibet in 1904?
a) Francis Younghusband

Updated: June 14, 2016 — 12:02 am

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