Hard World Today Quiz


1 - In what two years did Japan adopt constitutions?

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

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

4 - Which country/countries has/have the most representatives in the European parliament?

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

6 - When was the WTO founded?

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

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

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

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

11 - 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?

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

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

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

15 - To which country belongs Süd-Tirol?

16 - To which language family belongs the Maltese language?

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

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

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

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