Easy World Today Quiz


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

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

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

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

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

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

7 - What do the countries colored in green below have in common?

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

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

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

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

12 - Of the following statements concerning the American base in Guantanamo Bay, which is FALSE?

13 - Which of the followings is the only country in Southeast Asia that has never been ruled by a western country?

14 - Who is the current president of Egypt?

15 - Which of these countries is not a monarchy?

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

17 - What is the FARC?

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

19 - When did the Korean War officially end?

20 - 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.