Hard World Today Quiz


1 - Which of these countries is not a member of the Arab League?

2 - In which West European nation lives the biggest Jewish minority?

3 - Since the 13th century, Andorra has had two co-rulers. One is the Spanish bishop of Urgel. Who is the other?

4 - Which of those are EU members which have not adopted the Euro?

5 - In what two years did Japan adopt constitutions?

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

7 - Which country is shown in orange below?

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

9 - After being impeached, former Brazilian president Getúlio Vargas...

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

11 - Which of the following is not a component of the Federation of Malaysia?

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

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

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

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

16 - Which two countries were responsible for the training of the new Afghan army?

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

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

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

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