Hard World Today Quiz
1 - In what two years did Japan adopt constitutions?
1868 and 19121854 and 19271889 and 19471876 and 1947
1868 and 1912
1854 and 1927
1889 and 1947
1876 and 1947
2 - What is the name of the argentinian president that succeeded Menem?
Adolfo Rodríguez SaáNéstor KirchnerFernando de la RúaEduardo Duhalde
Adolfo Rodríguez Saá
Fernando de la Rúa
3 - After being impeached, former Brazilian president Getúlio Vargas...
committed suicideseized control of the government through the armyfled to Paraguaystarted a procedure to return in the president seat
seized control of the government through the army
fled to Paraguay
started a procedure to return in the president seat
4 - When was the WTO founded?
5 - What is the second largest city in the Czech Republic?
6 - Which of these cities is not on Honshu, the main Japanese island?
7 - 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
8 - How many countries joined the European Union in 2004?
9 - In which of the following countries was GNP growth SLOWEST in 2002?
10 - The world's first postage stamp was introduced in what year?
11 - Which of those religions does not have a significant (over 1% of the population) presence in Thailand?
12 - Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the longest serving asian Head of Government, retired in 2003. He was Prime Minister of:
13 - Which country is shown in orange below?
LiberiaIvory CoastSierra LeoneGuinea
14 - To which country belongs Süd-Tirol?
15 - Which country is NOT a NATO member?
16 - In which country will the SEA GAMES, the sporting event of south-east Asia, be hosted in 2005?
17 - Which of the following countries has the highest life expectancy?
18 - 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
19 - Which of these countries is not a member of the Arab League?
20 - Who was the first non-communist Prime Minister in a post Warsaw Pact country?
Tadeusz MazowieckiVaclav HavelLech WalesaBoris Yeltsin