Normal World Today Quiz
1 - Which of the following is not a member of NATO as of 2003?
2 - Which country is shown in yellow below?
3 - The Japanese legislative body is called:
the Dietthe Parliamentthe Senatethe Duma
4 - Which of these four nations is NOT a member of OPEC?
5 - What are the official languages of Luxembourg?
LuxemburgishFrench & GermanFrench, German & LuxemburgishFrench, German & Walloon
French & German
French, German & Luxemburgish
French, German & Walloon
6 - Who was the first women president of Chile?
Michelle BacheletRicarda LagosCristina Fernández de KirchnerEva Morales
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
7 - 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
8 - What is the name of the current President of Cuba?
Fidel CastroRaul CastroBatistaFidel Crox
9 - 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
10 - What modern countries fragmented out of Simon Bolivar's Gran Colombia after eleven years in 1830?
Colombia, Venezuala, and EcuadorColumbia, Guyana and EcuadorColumbia and VenezualaColumbia, Venezuela and Panama
Colombia, Venezuala, and Ecuador
Columbia, Guyana and Ecuador
Columbia and Venezuala
Columbia, Venezuela and Panama
11 - Who killed Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi?
Tamil Tiger terroristsIslamic militantsAn insane admirerSikh seperatists
Tamil Tiger terrorists
An insane admirer
12 - Which US state did NOT elect a Republican governor in 2003?
13 - What famous painting was stolen from a Norwegian museum in 2004?
Mona LisaThe ScreamThe Starry NightThe Last Supper
The Starry Night
The Last Supper
14 - Which is Canada's only officially bilingual province?
15 - 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)
16 - Which of those areas is the subject of a dispute between Japan and Russia?
The Kurile islandsSakhalinTsushima islandChejo island
The Kurile islands
17 - Which of these four nations does NOT hold a UN seat?
18 - Modern China has fought border wars with everyone of those neighbouring countries, except one. Which?
19 - 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
20 - 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