Easy World Today Quiz


1 - Who is David Kelly?

2 - Who was the last President of the USSR?

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

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

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

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

7 - How long has Fidel Castro ruled Cuba?

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

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

10 - Which of these names is not closely connected with political theory?

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

12 - What is the currency of South Korea?

13 - Which dynasty rules Jordan?

14 - What is the FARC?

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

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

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

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

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

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