Easy World Today Quiz


1 - What is the population of the United States (in 2003)?

2 - What are, in order, the most populated nations today?

3 - What are the three regions (Gewesten) of Belgium?

4 - Who was Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany before Angela Merkel?

5 - Which African country is shown below?

6 - What's the name of Germany's lower house of parliament?

7 - Which of those countries gained its independence definitively the first?

8 - Before Chirac and Schroeder, other French Presidents and German Chancellors famously worked together. Of the following, which formed a comparable team?

9 - Who is Lula da Silva?

10 - Who is David Kelly?

11 - What current American ally has never been at war with the USA?

12 - By which countries was the European Economic Community, the ancestor of the European Union, established?

13 - In which country, currently divided in two parts, did the prospect of adhesion to the EU fueling the first serious reunification talks since partition?

14 - Hillary Clinton is the current American Secretary of State. What would her position be called in most other countries?

15 - What is the currency of South Korea?

16 - When did the Korean War officially end?

17 - In which of the following countries is a Maoist guerilla challenging the governement?

18 - Which of these countries is not a monarchy?

19 - Which of the following affirmations is NOT true for Nigeria in 2003?

20 - Where is the British Island of Diego Garcia, home to a common US-UK military base, located?