Easy World Today Quiz


1 - What do the countries colored in green below have in common?

2 - What is the capital of Morocco?

3 - Who was the last President of the USSR?

4 - When did the Korean War officially end?

5 - Which dynasty rules Jordan?

6 - What's the name of Germany's lower house of parliament?

7 - Who was the only President of the United States to serve more than two terms?

8 - Which of the following affirmations is NOT true for Nigeria in 2003?

9 - Which of these countries is not a monarchy?

10 - To which ethnic and linguistic minority group belong Spain's most active terrorist group, once even plotting (unsucessfully) to kidnap Antonio Banderas?

11 - Which Latin American country defaulted (failed to pay its debts) in 2001, provoking a severe economic crisis?

12 - Who is the current president of Egypt?

13 - Before becoming President of Russia, what post did Vladimir Putin occupy?

14 - Of the following statements concerning the American base in Guantanamo Bay, which is FALSE?

15 - What is the population of the United States (in 2003)?

16 - Where is the British Island of Diego Garcia, home to a common US-UK military base, located?

17 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

18 - Which language is the mother tongue of the largest number of EU citizens?

19 - When did the United Kingdom grant independence to India and Pakistan?

20 - In which African country did the US briefly send peacekeepers in 2003?