Easy World Today Quiz


1 - In which of the following countries is a Maoist guerilla challenging the governement?

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

3 - Which of these names is not closely connected with political theory?

4 - What is the name of the main guerilla mouvement to fight the Peruvian government in the 80'?

5 - How long has Fidel Castro ruled Cuba?

6 - Of the following statements concerning Zimbabwe, which was not true in 2003?

7 - Who is the current president of Egypt?

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

9 - Who are the five permanent members of the UN Security Council?

10 - Which of these countries is not a monarchy?

11 - Of which religion is Manmohan Singh, India's current Prime Minister?

12 - Hillary Clinton is the current American Secretary of State. What would her position be called in most other countries?

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

14 - What is the only catholic-majority country in Eastern Asia?

15 - What is the currency of South Korea?

16 - In which country, currently divided in two parts, did the prospect of adhesion to the EU fueling the first serious reunification talks since partition?

17 - Who is the current President of Mexico? He was elected in 2000, breaking the seven-decade monopoly of the Institutional Revolutionary Party on Mexico's government.

18 - What is the FARC?

19 - By which countries was the European Economic Community, the ancestor of the European Union, established?

20 - What was the official Russian court language during the reign of Nicholas II?