Easy World Today Quiz


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

2 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

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

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

5 - Who is pictured below?

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

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

8 - Who was the last President of the USSR?

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

10 - What is the capital of Morocco?

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

12 - Which of the following affirmations is NOT true for Nigeria in 2003?

13 - 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.

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

15 - How long has Fidel Castro ruled Cuba?

16 - What is the currency of South Korea?

17 - When did the Korean War officially end?

18 - What is the population of the United States (in 2003)?

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

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