Normal World Today Quiz


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

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

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

4 - 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?

5 - In which of those countries are the Yorubas mainly found?

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

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

8 - Which African country has the biggest economy?

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

10 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

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

12 - What are the official languages of Luxembourg?

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

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

15 - Before becoming President of Georgia, what post did Eduard Shevardnadze hold?

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

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

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

19 - What is the name of the current President of Cuba?

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