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Question 1: ________ (1924-1991)
Soviet UnionKyrgyzstanSoviet Central AsiaKazakhstan

Question 2: They are usually accompanied by a ________—in Kyrgyzstan, a three-stringed komuz and in Kazakhstan a similar two-stringed instrument.
GuqinMusical instrumentString instrumentViolin

Question 3: During pre-Islamic and early Islamic times, southern Central Asia was inhabited predominantly by speakers of ________.
Iranian languagesPersian languageOssetic languageKurdish language

Question 4: What does the following picture show?

  Three sets of possible boundaries for the region
  Political cartoon from the period of the Great Game showing the Afghan Amir Sher Ali with his "friends" Imperial Russia and the United Kingdom (1878)
  Geographical extent of Iranian influence in the 1st century BC. Scythia (mostly Eastern Iranian) is shown in orange.

Question 5: After expansion by Turkic peoples, central Asia became also the homeland for many Turkic peoples, including the Uzbeks, ________, Kyrgyz, and Uyghurs, and Central Asia is sometimes referred to as Turkestan.
ChuvashiaKazakhstanKazakhsKazakh language

Question 6: province of Pakistan, ________ and Ladakh districts of India, central-east Russia south of the Taiga, and the former Central Asian Soviet Republics (the five "Stans" of the former Soviet Union).
Jammu and KashmirJammuSrinagarKashmir

Question 7: [3] As a result it has acted as a crossroads for the movement of people, goods, and ideas between Europe, West Asia, South Asia, and ________.
Far EastEast AsiaSoutheast AsiaCentral Asia

Question 8: The ________ belong to the much larger, but controversial Altaic language family, which includes Mongolian.
Turkic languagesUralic languagesMongolic languagesBurushaski

Question 9: What does the following picture show?

  Central Asia's location as a region of the world
  Three sets of possible boundaries for the region
  Three sets of possible boundaries for the region
  Political cartoon from the period of the Great Game showing the Afghan Amir Sher Ali with his "friends" Imperial Russia and the United Kingdom (1878)

Question 10: Tibet, Qinghai, ________ and Inner Mongolia, and southern parts of Siberia such as Tuva may also be included in Central Asia.
Tianzhu Tibetan Autonomous CountyDunhuangLinxia CityGansu
















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