Welcome to The Diplomat‘s weekly quiz.
Each week, we will curate a list of 10 questions on recent events in the Asia-Pacific region (with occasional historical questions thrown in for variety).
These questions will cover all the topics we cover here at The Diplomat, including the politics, economics, security, culture, and history of the vast Asia-Pacific region.
Rest assured, the answers to each question come straight from our pages. Usually, the answer to any given quiz question will be found in a recent article we’ve run. So, as long as you keep up with The Diplomat, you should be on your way to an easy 100 percent score on each of these quizzes.
You’ll get to see your score and the average score across all our readers at the end of the quiz.
Well? What are you waiting for? Have a go at our quiz and find out just how well you know the Asia-Pacific this week.
0 of 10 questions completed
You have already completed the quiz before. Hence you can not start it again.
Quiz is loading...
You must sign in or sign up to start the quiz.
You have to finish following quiz, to start this quiz:
0 of 10 questions answered correctly
Time has elapsed
You have reached 0 of 0 points, (0)
|Average score|| |
|Your score|| |
|Table is loading|
|No data available|
- Question 1 of 10
What was the significance of a U.S. missile test that took place on December 12, 2019?Correct
- Question 2 of 10
The United States and China announced a trade deal on December 13, 2019. Which of the following is the deal thought to not include?Correct
- Question 3 of 10
What is the name of the second Ford-class U.S. aircraft carrier?Correct
- Question 4 of 10
What percentage of voters in a recent nonbinding referendum for the independence of the Papua New Guinea territory of Bougainville voted in favor?Correct
- Question 5 of 10
Which country chairs ASEAN in the upcoming year?Correct
- Question 6 of 10
North Korea conducted a test that it said was “very important” on December 7. According to South Korean authorities, what did the test involve?Correct
- Question 7 of 10
Which country brought a case against Myanmar’s treatment of its Rohingya minority to the International Court of Justice?Correct
- Question 8 of 10
What is the capital of Kyrgyzstan?Correct
- Question 9 of 10
What percent of Japan’s population is over 65 years old?Correct
- Question 10 of 10
According to a recent commercial satellite image, what equipment is China thought to have deployed for the first time to one of its artificial islands in the Spratly group?Correct