Hardest World Today Quiz


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

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

3 - Which countries disputes the Nagorno Karabakh area?

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

5 - Of the following countries, which intervened in the Congolese Civil War?

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

7 - Which country is shown in red below?

8 - How many wars have India and Pakistan fought primarily over Kashmir?

9 - Where is the Asian Development Bank headquartered?

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

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

12 - Name the highest political office in Hong Kong.

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

14 - 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?

15 - 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?

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

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

18 - How were French departements originally numbered?

19 - Who is Andrés Manuel Lopez?

20 - Who was the only president in U.S. history to fill that office without having been elected either President or Vice-President?