Easy World Today Quiz


1 - Who is pictured below?

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

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

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

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

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

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

8 - When did the Korean War officially end?

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

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

11 - 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.

12 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

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

14 - Who was the last President of the USSR?

15 - Who was the only President of the United States to serve more than two terms?

16 - Who was the only US President to have headed a labor union?

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

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

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

20 - What is the FARC?