See How Much You Know About South Korea

Youths ride bicycles in Yeouido Park in Seoul. Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images

Test your knowledge of South Korea, from its thriving economy to its relations with the North.

February 26, 2019

Youths ride bicycles in Yeouido Park in Seoul. Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images
Test your knowledge of countries, history, economics, foreign policy, and more.

South Korea’s leadership has supported U.S. President Donald J. Trump in his pursuit of talks with the long-isolated North, encouraging both sides to make concessions. Find out how much you know about this dynamic Asian nation.

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