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.