Normal World Today Quiz


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

2 - Which African country has the biggest economy?

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

4 - Who killed Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi?

5 - 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?

6 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

15 - Who is the current emperor of Japan?

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

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

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

19 - Who was the first women president of Chile?

20 - What are the official languages of Luxembourg?