Hard World Today Quiz
1 - Which two countries were responsible for the training of the new Afghan army?
The United Kingdom and PakistanThe United Kingdom and IndiaThe United States and FranceThe United States and the United Kingdom
The United Kingdom and Pakistan
The United Kingdom and India
The United States and France
The United States and the United Kingdom
2 - Which Island in the Caribbean is split between France and the Netherlands?
St. LuciaSt. MartinSt. VincentSt. Croix
3 - Which of the following countries has the highest life expectancy?
4 - Since the 13th century, Andorra has had two co-rulers. One is the Spanish bishop of Urgel. Who is the other?
The head of state of FranceThe King of SpainThe grandmaster of the Knights TemplarThe French bishop of Foix
The head of state of France
The King of Spain
The grandmaster of the Knights Templar
The French bishop of Foix
5 - Which country has the world's oldest parliment still functioning?
6 - What is the second largest city in the Czech Republic?
7 - To which language family belongs the Maltese language?
Indo-EuropeanSemiticFinno-UgricIt's an isolated language
It's an isolated language
8 - In which of the following countries was GNP growth SLOWEST in 2002?
9 - Which of these cities is not on Honshu, the main Japanese island?
10 - How many states does the Federal Republic of Germany consist of?
162550Just one: Germany
Just one: Germany
11 - Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the longest serving asian Head of Government, retired in 2003. He was Prime Minister of:
12 - Which country is the newest member of the SAARC association?
13 - Which of the following states was the first to declare independence from Yugoslavia?
14 - How many countries joined the European Union in 2004?
15 - Who was the first non-communist Prime Minister in a post Warsaw Pact country?
Tadeusz MazowieckiVaclav HavelLech WalesaBoris Yeltsin
16 - Which parliamentary group is the largest in the European parliament elected in 2004?
The Party of European Socialists (left)The Union for Europe of the Nations (right-wing euroseptics)The European People's Party (right)The European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party (centrist)
The Party of European Socialists (left)
The Union for Europe of the Nations (right-wing euroseptics)
The European People's Party (right)
The European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party (centrist)
17 - In which West European nation lives the biggest Jewish minority?
The United KingdomGermanyThe NetherlandsFrance
The United Kingdom
18 - Which of these countries is not a member of the Arab League?
19 - Which country is NOT a NATO member?
20 - 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?
George McGovernWalter MondaleMichael DukakisAl Gore