XX century history quiz

This short quiz will test your knowledge about XX century history.

Question 1:Who was the last white President of the Republic of South Africa
Pieter Willem Botha
Frederick Willem de Klerk
Johannes Balthazar Voerster
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
Question 2:Angola and Mozambique were colonies of which European country?
United Kingdom
Spain
France
Belgium
Portugal
Question 3:Who was the US Vice-President during Nixon's first term?
Gerald Ford
Barry Goldwater
Walter Mondale
Spiro Agnew
Ronald Reagan
Question 4:Who was the leader of Red Khmers that were guilty of death of about 1/4 of Cambodia's citizens?
Lon Nol
Norodom Sihanouk
Pol Pot
Ho Chi Minh
Deng Xiaoping
Question 5:Idi Amin Dada was the President of
South Africa
Uganda
Nigeria
Ethiopia
Botswana
Question 6:Which of the following countries is not a monarchy?
Spain
Syria
Thailand
Denmark
Saudi Arabia
Question 7:United Arab Republic consisted of
Northern Yemen and Southern Yemen
Iraq and Iran
Egypt and Syria
Saudi Arabia and Northern Yemen
Liban and Syria
Question 8:When did People's Republic of China become member of the United Nations?
1971
1945
1949
1953
1956
Question 9:Which European politician was killed by "Red Brigades"?
Imre Nagy
Olof Palme
Aldo Moro
Nicolae Ceausescu
Aristide Briand
Question 10:Who was the last President of Germany before Hitler?
Paul von Hindenburg
Gustav Stresseman
Walter Scheel
Franz von Papen
Konrad Adenauer
Question 11:Which European country was ruled by Regent Miklos Horthy?
Austria
Hungary
Romania
Poland
Czechoslovakia
Question 12:Which of these politicians wasn't President of France?
Raymond Poincare
Pierre Mendes-France
Rene Coty
Valery Giscard d'Estaign
Georges Pompidou
Question 13:Who took place of the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union after the death of Yuri Andropov?
Konstantin Chernenko
Leonid Brezhnev
Mikhail Gorbachov
Mikhail Suslov
Andrei Gromyko
Question 14:Which country is not a member of the European Union?
Denmark
Sweden
Finland
Norway
Austria
Question 15:Antonio de Oliveira Salazar was dictator of
Spain
Portugal
Brazil
Argentina
Bolivia
Question 16:At the moment of proclamation the Soviet Union consisted of 4 soviet republics. This did not include.
Russian Federativ SSR
Baltic Federativa SSR
Ukrainian SSR
Belarussian SSR
Trans-Caucasian Federative SSR
Question 17:Which of these UK Prime Ministers was not a conservative?
Margaret Thatcher
John Major
Harold Wilson
Arthur Chamberlain
Edward Heath
Question 18:Which of these German Chancellors was a social-democrat?
Helmut Schmidt
Helmut Kohl
Kurt Georg Kiesinger
Ludwig Erhard
Konrad Adenauer
Question 19:Which of these countries was not an ally of the Nazi Germany during World War II?
Finland
Poland
Hungary
Romania
Croatia
Question 20:Which country did not participate in World War I?
Austro-Hungary
Ottoman Empire
United States
Italy
Spain

This Quiz has been designed by Mike.