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Chiang Kai-Shek Quiz

The Chiang Kai-Shek Quiz.

War breeds iconic national leaders. What’s more revolution also breeds iconic national leaders. Combine both of these elements and you can witness the rise of a true historical legend.

Chiang Kai-Shek rose to power during a time of great political turmoil. His social and military intelligence made him a popular figure among his people and his colleagues. The extremely tense circumstances which surrounded his reign both solidified and shook his rule in different ways. He also was responsible for trying to lead a divided nation against a powerful war machine. It must be said that his efforts at mobilizing his unprepared people in the face of certain destruction were impressive in spite of the many obstacles that opposed this effort.

Multiple aspects of his legacy are problematic from a modern standpoint. Pretending that the aren’t would be dishonest. However, the fact remains that he led a nation through multiple crises in an attempt at building a new and united world. His fall is equally as fascinating as his rise in many regards.

Not only was it an interesting example of the way in which revolutions can flare up unable to be contained by an established order. Even though Kai-Shek had a stranglehold over the institutions of his nation, he was still unable to quell a rebellion once it gained enough popular support. The man also suffered from his nation’s low standing on a global level. So many other leaders disrespected his people to the point that there were few willing to come to his aid.

How much do you know about this famous historical leader? Take our Chiang Kai-Shek Quiz to find out.

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Chiang Kai-Shek was a national and leader of what Asian nation?
China
Japan
South Vietnam
South Korea

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Notably, Chiang Kai-Shek is famous to Western historians because he led China during what war?
The Seven Years' War
The Persian-Gulf War
World War Two
World War One

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What was the name of the short-lived government of China which Chiang Kai-Shek led for much of his life?
The Democratic Chinese Federation
The Republic of China
The United Provinces of China
The Free Emirates of China

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What was the name of the Chinese Nationalist Party which Chiang Kai-Shek led?
The Gouleyung
The Tel-Pian
The Geuopann
The Kuomintang

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Chiang Kai-Shek was a lieutenant and confidant of what man who was the first President of the Republic of China?
Mao Zedong
Sun Yat-sen
Mi Kypriu
Bu Fan-Di

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What s the name of the military campaign from 1926-1928 which Chiang Kai-Shek led against regional warlords and the Beiyang government to help unify China?
The Eastern Campaign
The Western Campaign
The Northern Campaign
The Southern Campaign

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What is the name of the period from 1927 to 1937 where Chiang Kai-Shek attempted to modernize China without abandoning its cultural identity.
The Nanjing Decade
The Beijing Decade
The Ooying Decade
The Ocean Decade

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What 1937 battle kicked off the Second Sino-Japanese War which spilled into the Second World War and which tested Chiang Kai-Shek's China?
The Marco Polo Bridge Incident
The Gaspin Falls Incident
The Gulf of Tonkin Incident
The Beijing Glens Incident

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What city was the emergency temporary wartime capital of Chiang Kai-Shek's China throughout World War Two?
Hong Kong
Chongqing
Singapore
Beijing

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What is the name of the incident in which Chiang Kai-Shek was detained by his subordinates to convince him to unite with the Communists to fight the Japanese?
The Xi-an Incident
The Taipei Incident
The Li-To Incident
The Gon-Wei Incident

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What is the name of the wartime conference where Chiang Kai-Shek met with Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Winston Churchill to discuss the fight against Japan in World War Two? -
The Cairo Conference
The Yalta Conference
The Tehran Conference
The Baltic Conference

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What is the name of the Chinese Communist leader who sparked the revolution that deposed Chiang Kai-Shek and the Republic of China altogether?
Mao Zedong
Sun Tsel-Bao
Ty Guofeng
Bin Tu-To

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After Mao Zedong and the Chinese Communist Party forced Chiang Kai-Shek out, where did he and the rest of the Nationalists go?
South Vietnam
South Korea
Japan
Taiwan

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What is the name of the violent uprising in early 1947 where activists began attacking members of Chiang Kai-Shek's party in the name of social change?
The January 11th Incident
The February 28th Incident
The March 29th Incident
The April 2nd Incident

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What is the name of the period of time in response to the February 28th Incident where Chiang Kai-shek and the Nationalist Party radically silenced any dissidents to their regime?
The Grey Terror
The Black Terror
The Blue Terror
The White Terror

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