Hard World Today Quiz


1 - In which country will the SEA GAMES, the sporting event of south-east Asia, be hosted in 2005?

2 - In which of the following countries was GNP growth SLOWEST in 2002?

3 - To which language family belongs the Maltese language?

4 - Which country has the world's oldest parliment still functioning?

5 - Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the longest serving asian Head of Government, retired in 2003. He was Prime Minister of:

6 - What is the name of the argentinian president that succeeded Menem?

7 - Why does Brazilian president Lula da Silve have less than 10 fingers?

8 - Who was the first non-communist Prime Minister in a post Warsaw Pact country?

9 - Which country/countries has/have the most representatives in the European parliament?

10 - What is the second largest city in the Czech Republic?

11 - Who was the first civilian Brazilian President after the end of the military regime (1985)?

12 - Which Island in the Caribbean is split between France and the Netherlands?

13 - How many countries joined the European Union in 2004?

14 - When was the WTO founded?

15 - Which of these countries are part of the Mercosur?

16 - Which of the following states was the first to declare independence from Yugoslavia?

17 - Which country is the newest member of the SAARC association?

18 - To which country belongs Süd-Tirol?

19 - Which of those religions does not have a significant (over 1% of the population) presence in Thailand?

20 - How many states does the Federal Republic of Germany consist of?