Normal World Today Quiz


1 - In which of those countries are the Yorubas mainly found?

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

3 - On what date is the UN's World Environment Day celebrated?

4 - 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?

5 - What famous painting was stolen from a Norwegian museum in 2004?

6 - The flag below is the only non-rectangular state flag in use today. To which country does it belong?

7 - Just before the Iraq war, where did the main countries in favor held a conference?

8 - Who killed Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi?

9 - What modern countries fragmented out of Simon Bolivar's Gran Colombia after eleven years in 1830?

10 - What is the name of the leader of the PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party), captured by Turkey in 1999?

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

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

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

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

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

16 - Who was the first women president of Chile?

17 - As of December 2003, which political party controls the Israeli government?

18 - In what year are the nations of Romania and Bulgaria scheduled to join the European Union?

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

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