Hard World Today Quiz


1 - To which language family belongs the Maltese language?

2 - Who was the first non-communist Prime Minister in a post Warsaw Pact country?

3 - After being impeached, former Brazilian president Getúlio Vargas...

4 - Why does Brazilian president Lula da Silve have less than 10 fingers?

5 - Which of those are EU members which have not adopted the Euro?

6 - In 2002, US Senator Paul Wellstone died in a plane crash just days before he was up for re-election. Which former US Presidential candidate came out of retirement to replace him on the ballot and lost to Republican Norm Coleman?

7 - In what two years did Japan adopt constitutions?

8 - Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the longest serving asian Head of Government, retired in 2003. He was Prime Minister of:

9 - Which of these countries are part of the Mercosur?

10 - Which of the following states was the first to declare independence from Yugoslavia?

11 - In which West European nation lives the biggest Jewish minority?

12 - In which of the following countries was GNP growth SLOWEST in 2002?

13 - Which Island in the Caribbean is split between France and the Netherlands?

14 - Which of these countries is not a member of the Arab League?

15 - The world's first postage stamp was introduced in what year?

16 - Which country is the newest member of the SAARC association?

17 - Which of the following is not a component of the Federation of Malaysia?

18 - When was the WTO founded?

19 - Which of these cities is not on Honshu, the main Japanese island?

20 - Who was the first civilian Brazilian President after the end of the military regime (1985)?