Easy World Today Quiz


1 - What is the FARC?

2 - Which African country is shown below?

3 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

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

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

6 - Who was the last President of the USSR?

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

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

9 - Who is pictured below?

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

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

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

13 - Which of these countries is not a monarchy?

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

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

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

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

18 - How long has Fidel Castro ruled Cuba?

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

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