Normal World Today Quiz


1 - Which Bush cabinet member once lost an election to a dead man?

2 - The largest single purchase of land (in area) made by the United States in its development was from which nation:

3 - What is the name of the current President of Cuba?

4 - Before becoming President of Georgia, what post did Eduard Shevardnadze hold?

5 - What is the name of the leader of the PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party), captured by Turkey in 1999?

6 - In what year are the nations of Romania and Bulgaria scheduled to join the European Union?

7 - To what navy belongs the only non-US nuclear aircraft carrier?

8 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

9 - In 1992, Ross Perot won about 18% of the popular vote in the US Presidential election, one of the best showings for a third-party candidate in almost a century. Which political party did he form?

10 - Which of these four nations is NOT a member of OPEC?

11 - In which of those countries are the Yorubas mainly found?

12 - On what date is the UN's World Environment Day celebrated?

13 - Between which candidates was the second round of the 2002 French presidential election?

14 - Which country is shown in yellow below?

15 - By whom was the Sandinista goverment of Nicaragua headed in the late 70s?

16 - Modern China has fought border wars with everyone of those neighbouring countries, except one. Which?

17 - Who killed Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi?

18 - Just before the Iraq war, where did the main countries in favor held a conference?

19 - Which country is not a member of the free trade south american organization (Mercosul)?

20 - Linguistically, which of these countries is not part of Scandinavia?