Hardest World Today Quiz


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

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

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

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

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

6 - Which country is shown in red below?

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

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

9 - 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?

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 - 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?

12 - In 2002, Lula da Silva won the Brazilian presidential election. What other candidate did he beat in the second round?

13 - How were French departements originally numbered?

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

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

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

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

18 - Name the highest political office in Hong Kong.

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

20 - What is the name of the pedophile whose arrest shocked Belgium in 1996?