1 - Which of those ex-SSR has the smallest Russian minority (in percentage of population)?
2 - Who is the president of the main Japanese opposition party, the Democratic Party of Japan?
3 - What is the only African country with a daily German newspaper?
4 - 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?
5 - In 2002, Lula da Silva won the Brazilian presidential election. What other candidate did he beat in the second round?
6 - Which of these areas is not under dispute between China and Russia?
7 - 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?
8 - Of the following countries, which intervened in the Congolese Civil War?
9 - Roughly how many French soldiers are currently enforcing the cease-fire in Ivory Coast, as of early 2005?
10 - Which country is shown in red below?
11 - Of the various European countries who voted on adhesion to the EU in 2003, which voted in favor with the biggest margin?
12 - Which French daily was accused of conflict of interests and biased objectivity in a best-seller published in 2003?
13 - What is the name of the pedophile whose arrest shocked Belgium in 1996?
14 - Which countries disputes the Nagorno Karabakh area?
15 - The flag below is the official flag of two countries. Which?
16 - Which activity as a student and young adult helped shape Chief Justice Margaret Marshall's (of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court) views?
17 - How were French departements originally numbered?
18 - Which country contains the greatest number of speakers of Welsh, after the UK?
19 - In what country or U.S. state was the world's first oil well sunk in 1859?
20 - Who is Andrés Manuel Lopez?