Easy World Today Quiz
1 - What is the capital of Morocco?
2 - What is the only catholic-majority country in Eastern Asia?
South KoreaJapanMalaysiaThe Philippines
3 - Who is David Kelly?
A British WMD expertThe leader of the Unionist in Northern IrelandAn American accused of collaborating with Al Qaeda captured in AfghanistanThe teenager behind the Slammer virus
A British WMD expert
The leader of the Unionist in Northern Ireland
An American accused of collaborating with Al Qaeda captured in Afghanistan
The teenager behind the Slammer virus
4 - Which African country is shown below?
Republic of LiberiaFederal Republic of NigeriaRepublic of ZimbabweDemocratic Republic of the Congo
Republic of Liberia
Federal Republic of Nigeria
Republic of Zimbabwe
Democratic Republic of the Congo
5 - Who is the current president of Egypt?
Abbas Al-MenoufiyahSaid BalainAnwar SadatHosni Mubarak
6 - When did the Korean War officially end?
194919511953It never ended
It never ended
7 - Which of those countries does not have a dollar as its currency?
8 - What is the most populated Muslim-majority nation today?
9 - What current American ally has never been at war with the USA?
10 - Which of these countries is not a monarchy?
11 - Where were the 2008 Olympics held?
Beijing, ChinaDelhi, IndiaShanghai, ChinaAthen, Greece
12 - Which of the followings is the only country in Southeast Asia that has never been ruled by a western country?
13 - Which dynasty rules Jordan?
HashemiteSaudiUthmanliNone, Jordan does not have a monarchy
None, Jordan does not have a monarchy
14 - What is the name of the main guerilla mouvement to fight the Peruvian government in the 80'?
15 - Of the following statements concerning Zimbabwe, which was not true in 2003?
Mugabe committed several thousand more troops to the Congo civil warEU diplomatic sanctions on the country were renewedNewly-introduced laws forced much of the press to closeA train crash caused over forty victims
Mugabe committed several thousand more troops to the Congo civil war
EU diplomatic sanctions on the country were renewed
Newly-introduced laws forced much of the press to close
A train crash caused over forty victims
16 - Which of these names is not closely connected with political theory?
Thomas HobbesKarl MarxJohn LockeFriedrich Schiller
17 - Where is the British Island of Diego Garcia, home to a common US-UK military base, located?
Eastern MediterraneanIndian OceanBetween Indonesia and AustraliaIn the gulf of Guinea
Between Indonesia and Australia
In the gulf of Guinea
18 - Hillary Clinton is the current American Secretary of State. What would her position be called in most other countries?
Defence MinisterForeign MinisterPrime MinisterInterior Minister
19 - George Bush and Tony Blair are famous for their closeness. To which of the following pairs have they been compared?
George Bush Senior and John MajorRonald Reagan and Margaret TatcherWinston Churchill and Dwight EisenhowerIan Duncan Smith and Bill Clinton
George Bush Senior and John Major
Ronald Reagan and Margaret Tatcher
Winston Churchill and Dwight Eisenhower
Ian Duncan Smith and Bill Clinton
20 - What is the population of the United States (in 2003)?
95 million160 million215 million290 million