North Korea
  • 1. Which leader is considered the founder of North Korea?
A) Kim Jong-il
B) Park Chung-hee
C) Kim Jong-un
D) Kim Il-sung
  • 2. What year did North Korea officially become a country?
A) 1948
B) 1972
C) 1961
D) 1953
  • 3. What is the capital city of North Korea?
A) Beijing
B) Pyongyang
C) Tokyo
D) Seoul
  • 4. What is the official language of North Korea?
A) Japanese
B) Russian
C) Chinese
D) Korean
  • 5. North Korea is officially known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). Which political ideology does the country operate under?
A) Capitalism
B) Socialism
C) Juche
D) Fascism
  • 6. Which symbol appears prominently on the flag of North Korea?
A) Moon
B) Eagle
C) Red star
D) Sun
  • 7. What is the highest mountain in North Korea?
A) Mount Kumgang
B) Mount Myohyang
C) Mount Chilbo
D) Mount Paektu
  • 8. What is the currency of North Korea?
A) North Korean won
B) Yen
C) Dollar
D) Euro
  • 9. Which country was an ally of North Korea during the Korean War?
A) China
B) United States
C) South Korea
D) Japan
  • 10. What is the name of North Korea's state-run news agency?
A) Pyongyang Press Agency (PPA)
B) Democratic Voice of Korea (DVK)
C) North Korean News Network (NNN)
D) Korean Central News Agency (KCNA)
  • 11. Which year was the Korean War armistice signed, establishing the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)?
A) 1953
B) 1962
C) 1975
D) 1950
  • 12. Which president visited North Korea in 2019, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to do so?
A) Joe Biden
B) Barack Obama
C) Donald Trump
D) George W. Bush
  • 13. Which building is a famous landmark in Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea?
A) Ryugyong Hotel
B) Empire State Building
C) Eiffel Tower
D) Tokyo Tower
  • 14. Which country was North Korea founded by?
A) United States
B) China
C) Japan
D) Soviet Union
  • 15. Which of the following is a common nickname for North Korea?
A) Land of the Rising Sun
B) Pearl of the Orient
C) Hermit Kingdom
D) Land of the Morning Calm
  • 16. Which year did North Korea conduct its first nuclear test?
A) 1995
B) 2010
C) 1985
D) 2006
  • 17. What is the name of the North Korean ruling political party?
A) Workers' Party of Korea
B) Korean Communist Party
C) Democratic People's Republic Party
D) Korea Liberation Party
  • 18. Which Korean dynasty was founded by Tangun, according to legend?
A) Gojoseon
B) Silla
C) Goryeo
D) Joseon
  • 19. What is the Hwasong-15 in North Korea?
A) Submarine
B) Satellite
C) Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
D) Artillery Gun
  • 20. Which river serves as a natural border between North Korea and China?
A) Naktong River
B) Yalu River
C) Taedong River
D) Han River
  • 21. What is the meaning of the word 'Juche' in North Korea?
A) Peace
B) Prosperity
C) Unity
D) Self-reliance
  • 22. What is the DMZ that separates North and South Korea?
A) Death Zone
B) Division Zone
C) Demilitarized Zone
D) Dangerous Zone
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