Easy World Today Quiz


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

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

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

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

5 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

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

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

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

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

10 - Who was Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany before Angela Merkel?

11 - Who is Lula da Silva?

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

13 - Who is pictured below?

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

15 - Which of those countries gained its independence definitively the first?

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

17 - Which African country is shown below?

18 - By which countries was the European Economic Community, the ancestor of the European Union, established?

19 - Who is David Kelly?

20 - How long has Fidel Castro ruled Cuba?