Normal World Today Quiz


1 - Who is the current emperor of Japan?

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

3 - Which country is shown in yellow below?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

14 - Who killed Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi?

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

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

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

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

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

20 - What are the official languages of Luxembourg?