Cross-Cultural Quiz

Can you Match Each Color and its Symbolism with the Appropriate Country?

In which country is...

1)  Black a color for young boys? 

2)  The white carnation symbol for death?

3)  Purple the color of mourning widows?

4)  Blue the color of heaven?

5)  Yellow the color of mourning?

6)  Red the color of purity?

7)  Orange considered religious? 


(Select from the following countries) 

A)  Egypt

B)  Japan

C)  Ireland

D)  Thailand

E)  China

F)  Iran

G)  India



Answer key

1=E, 2=B, 3=D, 4=F, 5=A, 6=G, 7=C