Five questions about Phnom Penh – Quick Quiz

Here are five quick questions about Cambodia’s capital city. Test yourself and see how much you know about this interesting city.

  1. Phnom Penh is situated on the banks of three rivers. To score a point, can you name at least two of them?
  2. Phnom Penh was also previously known as Krong Chaktomuk. Any idea what Krong Chatomuk means?
    1. City of angels
    2. City of markets
    3. City of four faces
    4. City of tarantulas
  3. What is the state religion of Cambodia?
  4. What is the best-known killing fields area in Cambodia, which is situated about 15 km outside Phnom Penh?
  5. What was the capital of Cambodia before Phnom Penh was first given that status?

Check your answers here!

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Kay has been an expat for nearly 30 years. She set up the British Expat website back in early 2000, whilst living in London and missing the expat life. These days she spends much of her time lugging computers and cameras around the world. (Dave gets to deal with all the really heavy stuff.)

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