Hardest World Today Quiz


1 - Who is Andrés Manuel Lopez?

2 - Which Dutch Prime Minister resigned in 2002, along with his governement, following the publication of a report accusing his governement's mismanagement of Dutch peacekeeping efforts in Bosnia of having provoked the Srebrenica massacre?

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

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

5 - Which country is shown in red below?

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

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

8 - In Korea, what is known as the Hangul?

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

10 - Of the various European countries who voted on adhesion to the EU in 2003, which voted in favor with the biggest margin?

11 - Where is the Asian Development Bank headquartered?

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

13 - Which countries disputes the Nagorno Karabakh area?

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

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

16 - What is the second most populated member of the Commonwealth (after India)?

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

18 - In what country did carbon dioxide gas building up at the bottom of Lake Nyos bubbled out of the lake and killed some 1,700 villagers living nearby in 1986?

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

20 - Which activity as a student and young adult helped shape Chief Justice Margaret Marshall's (of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court) views?