Normal World Today Quiz


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

2 - The Japanese legislative body is called:

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

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

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

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

7 - Which country is shown in yellow below?

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

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

10 - Who killed Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi?

11 - In what war did Israel gain the Golan Heights?

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

13 - Who was the first women president of Chile?

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

15 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

16 - What modern countries fragmented out of Simon Bolivar's Gran Colombia after eleven years in 1830?

17 - What famous painting was stolen from a Norwegian museum in 2004?

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

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

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