Normal World Today Quiz
1 - Which of those areas is the subject of a dispute between Japan and Russia?
The Kurile islandsSakhalinTsushima islandChejo island
The Kurile islands
2 - Linguistically, which of these countries is not part of Scandinavia?
3 - What famous painting was stolen from a Norwegian museum in 2004?
Mona LisaThe ScreamThe Starry NightThe Last Supper
The Starry Night
The Last Supper
4 - By whom was the Sandinista goverment of Nicaragua headed in the late 70s?
Daniel OrtegaAugusto C. SandinoVioleta BarriosEdÚn Pastora
Augusto C. Sandino
5 - What is the name of the leader of the PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party), captured by Turkey in 1999?
6 - Which of these four nations does NOT hold a UN seat?
7 - Which Bush cabinet member once lost an election to a dead man?
Secretary of Defense Donald RumsfeldSecretary of Homeland Security Tom RidgeAttorney General John AshcroftSecretary of Transportation Norman Mineta
Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld
Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge
Attorney General John Ashcroft
Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta
8 - Which is Canada's only officially bilingual province?
9 - In what year are the nations of Romania and Bulgaria scheduled to join the European Union?
200420072010No date has been announced yet
No date has been announced yet
10 - In which of those countries are the Yorubas mainly found?
11 - Which country is not a member of the free trade south american organization (Mercosul)?
12 - On what date is the UN's World Environment Day celebrated?
1st of May5th of May5th of June4th of January
1st of May
5th of May
5th of June
4th of January
13 - Which African country has the biggest economy?
14 - Which Belgian political party was condemned for pursuing permanent incitement to discrimination and racial segregation in 2004?
Vlaams Belang (Flemish Interest)Vlaams-Nationalistische Partij (Flemish-Nationalist Party)Vlaams Blok (Flemish Block)Nieuw-Vlaamse Alliantie (New-Flemish Alliance)
Vlaams Belang (Flemish Interest)
Vlaams-Nationalistische Partij (Flemish-Nationalist Party)
Vlaams Blok (Flemish Block)
Nieuw-Vlaamse Alliantie (New-Flemish Alliance)
15 - As of December 2003, which political party controls the Israeli government?
16 - In which city is the famous arabic TV-Channel Al-Jazeera situated?
Doha, QatarMaskat, OmanRiyadh, Saudi ArabiaAmman, Jordan
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
17 - The largest single purchase of land (in area) made by the United States in its development was from which nation:
18 - In what war did Israel gain the Golan Heights?
The Yom Kippur WarThe Six Day WarThe Gulf WarThe First Arab Israeli War
The Yom Kippur War
The Six Day War
The Gulf War
The First Arab Israeli War
19 - What are the official languages of Luxembourg?
LuxemburgishFrench & GermanFrench, German & LuxemburgishFrench, German & Walloon
French & German
French, German & Luxemburgish
French, German & Walloon
20 - Which of the following is not a member of NATO as of 2003?