Normal World Today Quiz


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

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

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

4 - Which African country has the biggest economy?

5 - The Japanese legislative body is called:

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

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

8 - Which neutral island nation has recently served as the place for Saudi/Iraqi soccer games and a chess match between one of the world's top computer and human players, and is also famous for its heavy use of desalinization plants?

9 - Who was the first women president of Chile?

10 - The flag below is the only non-rectangular state flag in use today. To which country does it belong?

11 - In which city is the famous arabic TV-Channel Al-Jazeera situated?

12 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

13 - Which of these four nations does NOT hold a UN seat?

14 - Which Mediterranean island has been a source of conflict between Turkey and Greece in recent times?

15 - Which of the following is not a member of NATO as of 2003?

16 - As of December 2003, which political party controls the Israeli government?

17 - Which US state did NOT elect a Republican governor in 2003?

18 - Which is Canada's only officially bilingual province?

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?