Easy World Today Quiz


1 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?

2 - What is the FARC?

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

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

5 - Which dynasty rules Jordan?

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

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

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

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

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

11 - Which African country is shown below?

12 - Who is the current president of Egypt?

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

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

15 - What is the currency of South Korea?

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

17 - What are the three regions (Gewesten) of Belgium?

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

19 - Who is David Kelly?

20 - Who was the first Roman Catholic US President?