Hard World Today Quiz


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

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

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

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

5 - To which country belongs Süd-Tirol?

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

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

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

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

10 - When was the WTO founded?

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

12 - What is the name of the argentinian president that succeeded Menem?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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