From the late 19th century to early 20th century, the weak Qing government was exposed by foreign powers who were dictating the policies of the country. Lost territories and war reparations led to the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1912.
In 1990, the Soviet Union was on the verge of collapse leading to the end of the Cold War. The Communist governments from several countries were overthrown, leading to free elections in these countries.
Ten Chinese historical figures are featured on many Chinese TV series and movies. Some of them are featured in three of the four Chinese classics: "Romance of the Three Kingdoms", "Water Margin" and "Journey to the West".
NATO is a military alliance between countries in Europe and North America formed after the Second World War. Its purpose is to form a collective security to check on perceived threats and to defend each other from attacks by third parties.
The UN was established after the end of Second World War in 1945. The intergovernmental organization is to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations and to achieve international cooperation for a better world.
There are probably more than 800 types of sports in the world. About 200 of them are recognised sports with national and international federations. Here is a list of 10 sports to match against the descriptions given.