Hardest World Today Quiz


1 - In 2002, Lula da Silva won the Brazilian presidential election. What other candidate did he beat in the second round?

2 - Which country is shown in red below?

3 - How many wars have India and Pakistan fought primarily over Kashmir?

4 - Which activity as a student and young adult helped shape Chief Justice Margaret Marshall's (of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court) views?

5 - In Korea, what is known as the Hangul?

6 - How were French departements originally numbered?

7 - Who is Andrés Manuel Lopez?

8 - Which is the northernmost Chinese province?

9 - With which nation did Japan recently conclude a Free Trade agreement?

10 - Which is the oldest currently existing guerrilla group in Latin America?

11 - Who is the president of the main Japanese opposition party, the Democratic Party of Japan?

12 - Which countries disputes the Nagorno Karabakh area?

13 - Which Canadian city claims it is the coldest city with a population of over 500,000?

14 - What is the only African country with a daily German newspaper?

15 - What is the name of the pedophile whose arrest shocked Belgium in 1996?

16 - Which of those religions is not recognised by Iran's constitution?

17 - In what country or U.S. state was the world's first oil well sunk in 1859?

18 - who is the president of Mali as of june 2003

19 - Which country contains the greatest number of speakers of Welsh, after the UK?

20 - Where is the Asian Development Bank headquartered?