Easy World Today Quiz


1 - When did the Korean War officially end?

2 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

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

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

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

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

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

8 - What is the only catholic-majority country in Eastern Asia?

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

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

11 - Which dynasty rules Jordan?

12 - Where is the British Island of Diego Garcia, home to a common US-UK military base, located?

13 - What is the name of the main guerilla mouvement to fight the Peruvian government in the 80'?

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

15 - Which African country is shown below?

16 - Who was the first Roman Catholic US President?

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

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

19 - What is the currency of South Korea?

20 - What current American ally has never been at war with the USA?