Normal World Today Quiz
1 - Which of these four nations does NOT hold a UN seat?
2 - The flag below is the only non-rectangular state flag in use today. To which country does it belong?
3 - Which Mediterranean island has been a source of conflict between Turkey and Greece in recent times?
4 - Which is Canada's only officially bilingual province?
5 - 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)
6 - Which of the following is not a member of NATO as of 2003?
7 - In which city is the famous arabic TV-Channel Al-Jazeera situated?
Doha, QatarMaskat, OmanRiyadh, Saudi ArabiaAmman, Jordan
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
8 - Just before the Iraq war, where did the main countries in favor held a conference?
The AzoresThe Cape Verde IslandsThe Balearic IslandsGreat Britain
The Cape Verde Islands
The Balearic Islands
9 - What is the name of the leader of the PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party), captured by Turkey in 1999?
10 - What famous painting was stolen from a Norwegian museum in 2004?
Mona LisaThe ScreamThe Starry NightThe Last Supper
The Starry Night
The Last Supper
11 - Who is the current emperor of Japan?
Taro AsoAkhihitoHu JintaoHiro Hito
12 - Which African country has the biggest economy?
13 - Which US state did NOT elect a Republican governor in 2003?
14 - Which of those areas is the subject of a dispute between Japan and Russia?
The Kurile islandsSakhalinTsushima islandChejo island
The Kurile islands
15 - Before becoming President of Georgia, what post did Eduard Shevardnadze hold?
Red Army officerSoviet foreign ministerUniversity professorLeader of construction workers' cooperative
Red Army officer
Soviet foreign minister
Leader of construction workers' cooperative
16 - By whom was the Sandinista goverment of Nicaragua headed in the late 70s?
Daniel OrtegaAugusto C. SandinoVioleta BarriosEdÚn Pastora
Augusto C. Sandino
17 - Which country is shown in yellow below?
18 - To what navy belongs the only non-US nuclear aircraft carrier?
The British Royal NavyThe Russian NavyThe Chinse People Army's NavyThe French Navy
The British Royal Navy
The Russian Navy
The Chinse People Army's Navy
The French Navy
19 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?
Nestor KirchnerCarlos MenemEduardo DuhaldeLula da Silva
Lula da Silva
20 - 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