Politics questions This is a list of recently added questions about politics. Play politics quiz and see all the questions. Which of these countries is not an absolute monarchy?Bhutan has transitioned from an absolute monarchy to a multi-party democracy. The development of Bhutanese democracy has been marked by the active encouragement and participation of reigning Bhutanese monarchs since the 1950s, beginning with legal reforms such as the abolition of slavery, and culminating in the enactment of Bhutan's Constitution. The first democratic elections in Bhutan began in 2007, and all levels of government had been democratically elected by 2011. These elections included Bhutan's first ever partisan National Assembly election.Created by: Rafademographics riddles »very hard 19% SwazilandSwaziland7BhutanBhutan5OmanOman6Vatican CityVatican City8 Which of the following is an example of a theocracy?Iran. A theocracy is a type of government ruled by a religious leader. Iran's supreme leader is the most powerful Islamic leader in Iran. Iran's laws are also based on Islamic principle.Created by: Roy ZhuMiddle East riddles »hard 55% IraqIraq286IranIran1677JordanJordan761SyriaSyria321 What religion was US President John F. Kennedy?Roman Catholic. JFK was the first, and only so far, Catholic president of the United States.Created by: Krzysztof Moskalpresidents of the United States riddles »hard 56% LutheranLutheran1008BaptistBaptist961Roman CatholicRoman Catholic3310MormonMormon598 Which country does not have a military?Costa Rica is the only country without a military, and has banned a military since 1949. It does not have an agreement with other countries for defense, unlike small countries, and is defended by the police.Created by: Roy ZhuCentral America riddles »very hard 38% Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad and Tobago213Costa RicaCosta Rica918LiechtensteinLiechtenstein643Vatican CityVatican City603 What is the main administrative capital of the African Union?Addis Abeba. African Union Headquarters complex was built in 2012 by China State Construction Engineering Corporation as a gift from the Chinese government. It accomodates a 2,500-seat plenary hall and a 20-story office tower, among other facilities.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of East Africa riddles »hard 49% CairoCairo1573LagosLagos1781Addis AbebaAddis Abeba4191LusakaLusaka865 What is the only African country which is not a member of the African Union?Morocco is not a member because its government opposes the membership of Western Sahara. Morocco formally claims the territory of Western Sahara since 1957 and controls two-thirds of its territory.Created by: Debbie Foxgeography of North Africa riddles »very hard 36% MoroccoMorocco2076RSARSA1203SomaliaSomalia1331RwandaRwanda1070 Which state is worth the most in the American Presidential Election?California. Each state is allocated a proportion of the 435 electoral votes, based on its population. The state of California (population 38M) is worth 55 electoral votes. The next most important is Texas (population 26M) with 34 electoral votes.Created by: globalquiz.orgUnited States riddles »hard 49% TexasTexas1881New YorkNew York1177CaliforniaCalifornia3857FloridaFlorida885 Which Muslim country was the first to elect woman to head of government?Pakistan. Noted for her charismatic authority, Benazir Bhutto was nicknamed "Iron Lady" because of her hard line against the trade unions and tough rhetorical opposition to her rivals. In 1988, she became the first woman elected to lead a Muslim state. Created by: Teddypoliticians riddles »hard 47% Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia1292IranIran1342PakistanPakistan4877IndonesiaIndonesia2803 Where is the headquarters of OPEC?In Vienna. OPEC was created in 1960 with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. It moved to Vienna, Austria in 1965.Created by: globalquiz.orgAustria riddles »hard 45% in Riyadhin Riyadh562in Dubaiin Dubai1403in Caracasin Caracas696in Viennain Vienna2207 Under what name does Republic of China, commonly known as Taiwan, participate in the Olympics?Chinese Taipei. The People's Republic of China opposes the use of "Republic of China" or the common name "Taiwan" for the country because it would imply an acceptance of Taiwan as a sovereign state. The Taiwanese also rejected "Taiwan" as they officially still claim the sole legitimate government of all of China.Created by: ex-terminatorOlympic Games riddles »hard 48% Republic of ChinaRepublic of China1239TaiwanTaiwan1475Chinese TaipeiChinese Taipei4258they do not participate in the Olympicsthey do not participate in the Olympics1897 Play politics quiz and see all the questions.