Normal World Today Quiz


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

2 - Which US state did NOT elect a Republican governor in 2003?

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

4 - Which Bush cabinet member once lost an election to a dead man?

5 - What is the name of the current President of Cuba?

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

7 - Which country is shown in yellow below?

8 - 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?

9 - Which of these four nations is NOT a member of OPEC?

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

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

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

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

16 - Which neutral island nation has recently served as the place for Saudi/Iraqi soccer games and a chess match between one of the world's top computer and human players, and is also famous for its heavy use of desalinization plants?

17 - Who won the 2003 Presidential elections in Argentina?

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

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

20 - Who killed Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi?