Easy World Today Quiz


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

2 - What are the three regions (Gewesten) of Belgium?

3 - Which Chinese greater metropolitan area recently passed 20 million inhabitants, becoming China's largest urban center?

4 - 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.

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

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

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

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

9 - Of the following countries, which one is a declared nuclear power?

10 - Which of these countries is not a monarchy?

11 - Which of those countries does not have a dollar as its currency?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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