Hard World Today Quiz


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

2 - To which language family belongs the Maltese language?

3 - To which country belongs Süd-Tirol?

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

5 - Which of those religions does not have a significant (over 1% of the population) presence in Thailand?

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

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

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

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

10 - Which country is shown in orange below?

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

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

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

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

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

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

17 - Which country is NOT a NATO member?

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

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

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