Malaysia QUIZ

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 31 August, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 31 August, 2008, 12:00am

Test your general knowledge.

1 Which five countries share borders with Malaysia? 2 Name the three main ethnic groups in Malaysia. 3 Name the waterway that connects peninsular Malaysia and Indonesia's Sumatra, which is also one of the most important shipping lanes in the world. 4 What is the currency used in Malaysia? 5 Name the type of building that tribal people live in which is comprised of a row of rooms with one roof covering it. 6 Name the Unesco World Heritage Site famous for its caves. 7 Name the largest state in Malaysia. 8 Name the Argentine architect who designed the Petronas Twin Towers. 9 In which year did Malaysia become a unified state? 10 In which state is Mount Kinabalu, the highest mountain in Malaysia?

Answers

1 Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei and the Philippines 2 Malay, Chinese, Indian 3 Strait of Malacca 4 Malaysian ringgit 5 Longhouse 6 Gunung Mulu National Park 7 Sarawak 8 Cesar Pelli 9 1963 10 Sabah