Here are some interesting general knowledge facts about the country Philippines .
- The name Philippines was named is in honor of the King Philip Second of Spain
- Over 200 volcanoes are present in Philippines
- Philippines consist of 3 Island Groups Luzon,Visayas and Mindano
- Philippines was the first southeast Asian country to win a medal in the Olympics
- Philippines is called as the text capital of the world , because in Philippians 450 million text messages are being sent in a day
- Philippines is the twelveth most populated country in the world
- Colors of the Philippines flag can be reversed at wartime.During wartime red will become the top most colour instead of blue.