Hardest World Today Quiz


1 - Which Canadian city claims it is the coldest city with a population of over 500,000?

2 - What happened to Chechen rebel Akhmed Zakayev in November 2003?

3 - Who were the two vice-Presidents of the Prodi European Commission?

4 - Who is the president of the main Japanese opposition party, the Democratic Party of Japan?

5 - Which balkan nation has failed to elect a president three times in 2002-2003 due to insufficent voter turnout?

6 - Which of those ex-SSR has the smallest Russian minority (in percentage of population)?

7 - How were French departements originally numbered?

8 - The flag below is the official flag of two countries. Which?

9 - With which nation did Japan recently conclude a Free Trade agreement?

10 - Senator Jim Jefford left the US Republican party in 2001, throwing control of the US Senate to the Democrats until 2003. What state was he from?

11 - Which of these areas is not under dispute between China and Russia?

12 - who is the president of Mali as of june 2003

13 - In what country or U.S. state was the world's first oil well sunk in 1859?

14 - Which country contains the greatest number of speakers of Welsh, after the UK?

15 - During Putin's first term, Russia re-adopted the old Soviet national anthem, although with new lyrics. Why had the original post-Soviet anthem fallen out of favor?

16 - Which countries disputes the Nagorno Karabakh area?

17 - What is the only African country with a daily German newspaper?

18 - Which of those religions is not recognised by Iran's constitution?

19 - Name the highest political office in Hong Kong.

20 - Which is the northernmost Chinese province?