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

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