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

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