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Who is the leader of the Philippines?
What country in Indochina faced a decrease in population during the 1970s and early 80s?
What is the Philippines' main religion?
What anti-semetic leader of Malaysia ruled from 1981-2003? (nickname)
Who is Singapore's Founding Father and first prime minister?
What is the largest ethnic group in Malaysia?
Proper name for mainland SE Asia
Who was Indonesia's first president?
Name one significant natural resource in Vietnam
Name one of the largest minorities in Singapore.
Myanmar's government is a __ military dictatorship
Part of Malaysia is located on what large island?
What was Cambodia known as during Khmer Rouge reign?
Vietnam leads in the production of what two major crops?
Name one of three countries that made up French Indochina.
Where does the Thai king live?
Name of Vietnam guerrilla forces
What battle was a major turning point in attitude towards the Vietnam War
Who controlled Myanmar until 1948?
What country 'dominated' Vietnam for a thousand years?
What two countries have owned East Timor in the past?
Who is Singapore's current prime minister?
What political party has been in control of Singapore for a number of years?
Which country invaded Cambodia during the Vietnam War?
What type of government does Vietnam have?
Primary religion of Myanmar
AIDS is a major problem in this country.
What was attempted that led to Sukarno stepping down, to be replaced by Suharto?
What country seems to be moving towards taking over Laos?
Who is the current leader of Indonesia?
What is Myanmar's historic and economic heartland?
East Timor is known best as the ___est country in Southeast Asia
The countries around the Pacific Ocean are known as the
What form of writing is banned in Malaysia?
What country blocked free election in Vietnam?
This leader started the Thai silk industry.
Where does Singapore rank economically in SE Asia?
Name the tall structure(s) in Malaysia.
Main river of Myanmar
What was Suharto's wife's name?
What is East Timor's primary religion?
What Filipino opposition leader was assassinated prior to election?
Which president escalated American forces in Vietnam by 500,000 people?
Quote: 'We see the light at the end of the tunnel' (just type in ok)
Fires from slash-and-burn during a drought led to a large ____ blocking the sun in Southeast Asia
Who is Cambodia's current prime minister?
Largest ethnic group in Myanmar
Who was the leader of the My Lai massacre proceedings?
Who won the Tet Offensive?
Primary religion of Thailand
What is the 2nd largest religion in Vietnam?
Indonesian terrorist groups used this policy to ruin East Timor's infrastructure
Name the two largest minorities in Myanmar.
Who took over the Philippines after Marcos fled the country?
What type of economy does Indonesia have?
What famous river runs along the northeast of Thailand?
What is the name of the huge famous temple in Cambodia
What country did Brunei split away from?
Name one of Malaysia's products that they lead in for production.
Where is Singapore's port ranked among the rest of the world?
Is Brunei really old or young?
A Muslim leader that claims almost full sovereignty in practical terms.
Who leads the democratic movement in Myanmar?
What leader led the Vietnamese against France and in the Vietnam War? (full name)
What is Singapore's main religion?
What type of government does Singapore have?
Malaysia's economic policy of quotas for university slots and government positions decreased what?
What is Brunei's uniting force?
This country suffered from 20 years of civil war in the 20th century, leading to the deaths of 200,000 people
Term for a Malaysian village
What country gained independence in 1948?
What province is located at the tip of the island of Sumatra?
What major agricultural export does Thailand lead in producing?
What country attacked East Timor after it initially declared its independence?
What is Vietnam's primary religion?
What country owned Vietnam from 1900 to 1954?
Cambodians performed a mass exodus from the capital of Cambodia. What capital was this?
Which European agreed to open a duty-free port in Singapore?
What type of wood in Myanmar is a very valuable resource?
What is the primary river in Thailand?
What American naval station in the Philippines was abandoned in 1992?
Give a rough estimate (in thousands) of the number islands in the Philippines.
What is the name of the only landlocked SE Asian country?
What mid-60's act was instituted in Singapore that could allow the arrest of anyone 'deemed a threat'?
What infamous leader of the Philippines declared martial law in 1972?
These tribal people from Laos helped American pilots who crashed during the Vietnam War.
Name one of Singapore's three languages.
Country formerly known as Siam
What is the name of the largest island in the Philippines?
Name the most famous Buddha statue in Myanmar.
This country is dealing with a Muslim insurgency in the south.
What date and year did South Vietnam fall?
What party controlled Cambodia from '75 to '79?
Name one of two famous wats in Thailand.
What is Malaysia's primary religion?
Country once known as Burma
What is the ethnic majority in Singapore?
Indonesia is the only Southeast Asian member of ___.
Indonesia has instituted this program to encourage people to move outside of Java
The river delta of this river is very beneficial for Vietnam.
The majority lives on which part of Malaysia? Borneo or the Malay Peninsula?
Malaysia became a leader in this technology due to influence from the U.S. and Japan
What battle in Vietnam resulted in French defeat?
What island is Brunei on?
Name one of the two countries that have last controlled the Philippines.
What type of government does Laos have?

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