Special Sub-Topic: General Knowledge of Thailand
|What is the capital city of Thailand?|
Bangkok. Bangkok is the largest city as well as the capital of Thailand. Krung Thep is the name for Bangkok in Thai.
|What city in northern Thailand is translated as "New Town"?|
Chiang Mai. The Word "Chiang" alone means elephant. Every year Chiang Mai attracts around 24,000 tourists.
|Which continent is Thailand located in?|
Asia. Thailand is located in South East Asia. Thailand is also known as the heart of Southeast Asia.
|Which country does not border with Thailand?|
Vietnam. Thailand is border with Malaysia, Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia. Vietnam is border with Laos, Cambodia and China. Vietnam Does not border with Thailand because Laos and Cambodia are in between.
|Thailand's land area is roughly the same as Spain.|
True. Even though the shape of Thailand is different from Spain, it has around the same land area. Thailand - 198,457 sq.miles; Spain - 194,897 sq.miles
|The largest religion in Thailand is Buddhism.|
True. The majority of Thais believe in Buddhism.
|What is the most common language spoken in Thailand?|
Thai. Thailand's official language is Thai.
|Thai is the original name of Thailand.|
f. Siam is the original name for Thailand. The word Thai means "freedom" in Thai.
|What is the currency in Thailand?|
Baht. In 2006 36 Baht is equivalent to 1 USD. Kip is the currency of Laos, SDG is currency of Singapore and Ringgit is the currency of Maylaysia.
|Plaifah is a girl's name in Thailand.|
True. Plaifah is a pretty name for a girl. According to a myth, the girl with this name is a very talented. She is an organised person and she likes to live a simple life.
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