Response: Chinese Food

Food in China – Questions

 

Instructions

Highlight the correct answer for each question.

 

Questions

 

1) How often do Chinese people buy fresh vegetables and fruit?

Daily or from day to day

 

2) Chinese food consists of which four food groups?

Grains, vegetables, fruit and meat.

 

3) Rice is eaten more in which part of China?

South China.

 

4) Why do Chinese people not eat a lot of milk & dairy products?

Because most of the population is lactose and tolerant.

 

5) In a Chinese diet how many meals will contain rice?

Almost all of them.

 

6) What happens to someone who does not eat all of their rice?

They will marry someone with a pimple-scarred face.

 

7) Every grain of rice is described as “a hardship of labour”. What do those words mean?

To do hard labour

 

Hardship Definition: To suffer
Labour Definition: Doing hard work  (mostly physical work)

 

8) What do you think is meant by “a hardship of labour” now?

A sign of respect for doing the work?

 

EXTRA)  Do your family practice using tea or different herbs to help with health? If they do, tell me about them!

 

Response to text: China

China – Questions

Instructions

Highlight the correct answer for each question.

Questions

1) Where is China located?

  1. a) Eastern Asia b) Eastern Africa
  2. c) Eastern South America d) Eastern Europe

2) What is the official name of China?

  1. a) The Kingdom of China b) The Republic of China
  2. c)  The People’s China d) The People’s Republic of China 

3) What is the capital city of China?

  1. a) Taiwan b) Beijing
  2. c) Hong Kong d) Xiamen

4) What two things does China have?

  1. a) World’s tallest mountain range & longest river b) World’s tallest mountain range and Asia’s longest river
  2. c) Asia’s tallest mountain and longest river d) Asia’s tallest mountain range and world’s longest river

5) What fraction of China’s population live in cities?

  1. a) 1/4 (quarter) b) 1/2 (half)
  2. c) 1/5 (fifth) d) 1/3 (third)

6) Which of these is NOT a Chinese invention?

  1. a) Swords b) Gunpowder
  2. c) Paper d) Silk

7) Give me 3 examples of things the Chinese used to create art.

 

  1. a) Jade b) Bronze c)  Paper

8) Which Chinese animal is endangered? 

Giant pandas

  1. How many are left in the wild?

1.8 thousand.

Response: French Landmarks

France Landmarks            

Please read the article on French Landmarks here before answering the questions.

 

Highlight the correct answer, or type in what you think is correct.

 

  1. How many people visit France each year? 

 

  1. a) 80 Thousand                     b) 800 Million
  2. c) 80 Million                                     d) 8 Million

 

  1. The Eiffel Tower is found in which French city?

 

  1. a) Bordeaux             b) Paris
  2. c) Marseille                d) Lyon

 

  1. The Eiffel Tower was built in 

 

  1. a) 1999           b) 1840
  2. c) 1898                       d) 1889

 

  1. List one fact about Versailles from the reading

 

Versailles was used to be for the French Kings during the French Revolution.

 

  1. True or False: The Arc de Triomphe was built to honour French soldiers who fought during the war. 

 

  1. a) True b) False

 

  1. The Louvre Museum is the biggest museum in the world and holds a famous piece of art called  

 

  1. a) The Starry Night             b) The Modern Lisa
  2. c) The Mona Lisa                               d) Sunflowers