Hard World Today Quiz


1 - What is the second largest city in the Czech Republic?

2 - To which country belongs Süd-Tirol?

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

4 - Which parliamentary group is the largest in the European parliament elected in 2004?

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

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

7 - To which language family belongs the Maltese language?

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

9 - 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?

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

11 - Which country is NOT a NATO member?

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

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

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

15 - Since the 13th century, Andorra has had two co-rulers. One is the Spanish bishop of Urgel. Who is the other?

16 - Which country is shown in orange below?

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

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

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

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