Hard World Today Quiz


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

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

3 - How many countries joined the European Union in 2004?

4 - In which country will the SEA GAMES, the sporting event of south-east Asia, be hosted in 2005?

5 - Which two countries were responsible for the training of the new Afghan army?

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

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

8 - In what two years did Japan adopt constitutions?

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

10 - Which of those religions does not have a significant (over 1% of the population) presence in Thailand?

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

12 - Which country has the world's oldest parliment still functioning?

13 - Which of the following countries has the highest life expectancy?

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

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

16 - When was the WTO founded?

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

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

19 - To which language family belongs the Maltese language?

20 - How many states does the Federal Republic of Germany consist of?