Easy World Today Quiz


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

2 - The tower below, currently in construction, is the tallest building in the world. In which city is it located?

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

4 - Who is Lula da Silva?

5 - What is the FARC?

6 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

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

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

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

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

11 - What is the currency of South Korea?

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

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

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

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

16 - George Bush and Tony Blair are famous for their closeness. To which of the following pairs have they been compared?

17 - Before his election as Brazilian President, which have been the former professional activities of Luis Ignacio 'Lula' da Silva?

18 - Which African country is shown below?

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

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