Easy World Today Quiz


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

2 - In which city is the International Criminal Court situated?

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

4 - What is the capital of Morocco?

5 - What are, in order, the most populated nations today?

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

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

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

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

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

11 - Who was Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany before Angela Merkel?

12 - How long has Fidel Castro ruled Cuba?

13 - Which two countries are the only neighbours of Costa Rica?

14 - What is the most populated Muslim-majority nation today?

15 - Before Chirac and Schroeder, other French Presidents and German Chancellors famously worked together. Of the following, which formed a comparable team?

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

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

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

19 - Which of these SE Asian countries is not a member of ASEAN, the regional group for SE Asia?

20 - Which of those countries gained its independence definitively the first?