Normal World Today Quiz


1 - In what war did Israel gain the Golan Heights?

2 - In 1992, Ross Perot won about 18% of the popular vote in the US Presidential election, one of the best showings for a third-party candidate in almost a century. Which political party did he form?

3 - Who was the first women president of Chile?

4 - Which of these four nations does NOT hold a UN seat?

5 - To what navy belongs the only non-US nuclear aircraft carrier?

6 - Which country is shown in yellow below?

7 - In which city is the famous arabic TV-Channel Al-Jazeera situated?

8 - Which of those areas is the subject of a dispute between Japan and Russia?

9 - Between which candidates was the second round of the 2002 French presidential election?

10 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

11 - What are the official languages of Luxembourg?

12 - Modern China has fought border wars with everyone of those neighbouring countries, except one. Which?

13 - The largest single purchase of land (in area) made by the United States in its development was from which nation:

14 - Who is the current emperor of Japan?

15 - Which African country has the biggest economy?

16 - Which of the following is not a member of NATO as of 2003?

17 - Before becoming President of Georgia, what post did Eduard Shevardnadze hold?

18 - Which Mediterranean island has been a source of conflict between Turkey and Greece in recent times?

19 - Linguistically, which of these countries is not part of Scandinavia?

20 - Which Belgian political party was condemned for pursuing permanent incitement to discrimination and racial segregation in 2004?