How many stars are on China’s national flag?
Facts about our national flag
The flag of China was officially adopted on October 1, 1949.
The red of the Chinese flag symbolizes the communist revolution, and it’s also the traditional color of the people. The large gold star represents communism, while the four smaller stars represent the social classes of the people. In addition, the five stars together reflect the importance placed on the number five in Chinese thought and history.