Normal World Today Quiz


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

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

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

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

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

6 - Who is the current emperor of Japan?

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

8 - Which Belgian political party was condemned for pursuing permanent incitement to discrimination and racial segregation in 2004?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

17 - Which of those areas is the subject of a dispute between Japan and Russia?

18 - 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?

19 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

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