Welcome, quiz-takers, to the most phở-nomenal quiz you’ve ever encountered! 🎉 Get ready to noodle over some questions that are more mysterious than the hidden depths of Hạ Long Bay! Will you rice to the challenge or be bamboo-zled? We’re about to find out!
1. What is the capital city of Vietnam?
2. Which Vietnamese dish is made primarily of rice noodles and meat?
3. In which year did Vietnam gain independence from France?
4. Which Vietnamese festival is dedicated to paying respects to one’s ancestors and involves making offerings from paper?
5. Which animal is considered a symbol of luck in Vietnam?
6. What is the Vietnamese New Year called?
7. What is the largest ethnic group in Vietnam?
8. What fruit is known as the “King of Fruits” and is famous for its strong odor?
9. What famous Vietnamese novel was written by Nguyen Du?
10. Who was the president of North Vietnam until 1969?
11. Which river is the longest in Vietnam?
12. What does the word ‘Viet’ mean in Vietnamese?
13. What form of traditional Vietnamese music involves singing poetry?
14. What is the Vietnamese martial art called?
15. What festival marks the end of the harvest season in Vietnamese culture?
16. What is the largest cave in the world located in Vietnam?
17. What type of currency is used in Vietnam?
18. What is Vietnam’s national flower?
19. What is the Vietnamese version of a baguette called?
20. In which year did the Vietnam War end?
21. Which temple complex is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Vietnam?
22. What is the Vietnamese word for ‘Market’?
23. Who was the first Vietnamese to travel to space?
24. What is the common way of greeting in Vietnam?
25. What is the Vietnamese dish that consists of grilled pork over vermicelli?
26. What body of water borders Vietnam to the east?
27. Which famous Vietnamese poet penned “The Tale of Kieu”?
28. What are Vietnamese conical hats called?
29. What Vietnamese celebration marks the Lunar New Year?
30. What is the name of Vietnam’s highest mountain?
31. Which ancient capital of Vietnam is known for its ruins and tombs?
32. What is the Vietnamese sticky rice dish often filled with mung bean and pork?
33. What was the original name of Ho Chi Minh City?
34. What style of Vietnamese coffee uses condensed milk?
35. What form of entertainment involves puppets dancing over water?
36. Which Vietnamese dish is a type of rice crepe filled with shrimp, meats, and bean sprouts?
37. Who was the leader of North Vietnam during the Vietnam War?
38. What traditional Vietnamese boat is often seen in the Mekong Delta?
39. What is the primary religion in Vietnam?
40. Which Hollywood film about the Vietnam War won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1979?
41. What is the most famous Vietnamese coffee brand, known for its strong taste and use in Vietnamese iced coffee?
42. What UNESCO World Heritage site is known for thousands of towering limestone islands topped with rainforests?
43. Which famous Vietnamese general led the Vietnamese forces in the Battle of Điện Biên Phủ?
44. Which Vietnamese city is famous for its ancient town and Japanese bridge?
45. What musical instrument, similar to a monochord, is used in Vietnamese traditional music?
46. Which Vietnamese-American actress starred in the movie “X-Men: Days of Future Past”?
47. Which Vietnamese island is famous for its pristine beaches and coral reefs?
48. What color is the background of the Vietnamese flag?
49. What is the largest island in Vietnam?
50. What award-winning novel by Bảo Ninh deals with the experience of a soldier during and after the Vietnam War?
51. What is the common name for the conflict between North Vietnam and South Vietnam from 1955-1975?
52. What French dish is very popular in Vietnam?
53. Who wrote the novel “The Sorrow of War” about the Vietnam War?
54. Which U.S. President announced the “Vietnamization” of the Vietnam War?
55. What is the Vietnamese zodiac animal that replaces the Rabbit in the Chinese zodiac?
56. What is the main ingredient in the popular Vietnamese dish Bánh Mì?
57. Which Vietnamese city was formerly known as Saigon?
58. Which Vietnamese film won the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival in 1993?
59. Who was the prominent Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader?
60. What popular Vietnamese dish consists of rice vermicelli served with fresh herbs and fried fish?
61. What mountain range forms a natural border between Vietnam and China?
62. What is the Vietnamese martial art that includes both armed and unarmed techniques?
63. What is the biggest port city in Vietnam?
64. Which Vietnamese dynasty ruled from 1802 until 1945?
65. Which major battle between French and Viet Minh forces in 1954 led to the end of French involvement in Indochina?
66. Which tropical storm wreaked havoc in Vietnam in 1997?
67. What is the famous Vietnamese puppetry performed on water called?
68. What is the most popular sport in Vietnam?
69. Who is the most famous Vietnamese poet?
70. What type of hat is commonly worn by Vietnamese women, particularly in the countryside?
71. What Vietnamese festival is dedicated to the Kitchen Gods?
72. What is the traditional Vietnamese New Year practice of giving money in red envelopes called?
73. What is the main purpose of the Vietnamese holiday known as the Mid-Autumn Festival?
74. What is the unique Vietnamese art form that involves creating pictures using eggshells?
75. Which sea borders Vietnam to the east?
76. What French dish has been adopted into Vietnamese cuisine and is filled with local ingredients?
77. Which city was the imperial capital of Vietnam for 143 years and is home to seven imperial tombs?
78. Who wrote the famous Vietnamese poem “The Tale of Kiều”?
79. What Vietnamese musical instrument has 16-17 strings and a bamboo body?
80. Which ancient civilization was centered in the Red River Delta of northern Vietnam?
81. What is the Vietnamese folk painting style originating from the Red River Delta?
82. What river runs through the heart of Hanoi?
83. What Vietnamese sport is similar to badminton but uses feet instead of hands?
84. What iconic Vietnamese dish is made of fermented fish sauce?
85. What is the Vietnamese version of chess called?
86. What French-colonial-era building in Hanoi has become a symbol of Vietnamese resistance?
87. What significant event happened in Vietnam on April 30, 1975?
88. Who is considered the founding father of Vietnamese cuisine?
89. What national park in Vietnam is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and known for its impressive limestone formations?
90. What is the title of the Vietnamese National Anthem?
91. What Vietnamese martial art focuses on striking and grappling?
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