1. Crazy Rich Asians (2018) is the first major Hollywood film with a majority Asian cast since The Joy Luck Club, which premiered in what year? 1993
  2. What percentage of the world's population lives in Asia? 60%
  3. What is the theme of Asian Heritage Month 2022? Continuing a Legacy of Greatness
  4. Why is Asian Heritage Month in May? It marks the arrival of the first Japanese Immigrants in the United States
  5. Before it was Asian Heritage Month, it was only Asian Heritage Week. True
Kalpana Chawla in a blue space suit floating in a space shuttle.
Kalpana Chawla in a space shuttle.

6. Kalpana Chawla was the first Indian-American woman to do what? Go to Space

7. In the 18th century, which Asian/Pacific Islander group was the first to settle in the U.S? Filipinos

8. What are some of the earliest contributions Asians have influenced over modernizing Canada? The Canadian Pacific Railway

9. What short film won an Oscar that was based in Toronto? Bao

10. Who is the Japanese-Canadian scientist and environmental activist best known for hosting CBC's "The Nature of Things"? David Suzuki

11. Which president signed the bill to extend Asian Heritage Week to Asian Heritage Month? George Bush

12. Which of these cities sometimes has the nickname "the Pearl of the Orient"? Manila

13. Eric Yuan is the CEO of which company? Zoom

14. Who is known to be the “First Lady of Physics”? Chien-Shiung Wu

15. Who coined the term "Asian American"? Emma Gee and Yuji Ichioka

16. How many countries are there in Asia? 48

Marvel Shang-Chi movie poster with Shang-Chi and The Mandarin.
Marvel Shang-Chi movie poster.

17. Who played the first Asian Marvel superhero, Shang-Chi? Simu Liu

18. Who said, "The power of visibility can never be underestimated”? Margaret Cho

19. Who was the first Asian American to win an Oscar? James Wong Howe

20. Who voices Moana, Disney's first Polynesian princess? Auli'i Cravalho

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