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Quiz: Iraq Facts (Beginner)

Take this beginners quiz to see how much you know about the country of Iraq.

Quiz

Take this beginners quiz to see how much you know about the country of Iraq.

1. Who was the president of Iraq from 1979–2003?

  • Tariq Aziz
  • Saddam Hussein
  • Yasir Arafat

2. What is the capital of Iraq?

  • Babylon
  • Baghdad
  • Mecca

3. What is the official language of Iraq?

  • Arabic
  • Algonquian
  • Aramaic

4. Which of the following does not border Iraq?

  • Jordan
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Afghanistan

5. What is the major religion of Iraq?

  • Islam
  • Buddhist
  • Christian

6. Which of these countries has Iraq NOT waged war against?

  • Iran
  • Kuwait
  • Egypt

7. During the 1991 Persian Gulf war, who was president of the United States?

  • Ronald Reagan
  • Bill Clinton
  • George H. W. Bush

8. Which group of Iraqi people has been greatly oppressed by Saddam Hussein's government?

  • The Mujahedeen
  • The Palestinians
  • The Kurds

9. The UN weapons inspectors had been sent to Iraq for what reason?

  • To spy on Saddam Hussein
  • To verify and oversee that Iraq was destroying its weapons of mass destruction.
  • To distribute "food for oil"

10. What country offered the United States the most support in calling for a war in Iraq?

  • Brazil
  • China
  • Britain

1. Who was the president of Iraq from 1979–2003?
Saddam Hussein

2. What is the capital of Iraq?
Baghdad

3. What is the official language of Iraq?
Arabic

4. Which of the following does not border Iraq?
Afghanistan

5. What is the major religion of Iraq?
Islam

6. Which of these countries has Iraq NOT waged war against?
Egypt

7. During the 1991 Persian Gulf war, who was president of the United States?
George H. W. Bush

8. Which group of Iraqi people has been greatly oppressed by Saddam Hussein's government?
The Kurds

9. The UN weapons inspectors had been sent to Iraq for what reason?
To verify and oversee that Iraq was destroying its weapons of mass destruction.

10. What country offered the United States the most support in calling for a war in Iraq?
Britain

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