History Quiz / Unique World Leaders

Random History or Country Quiz

Can you name the countries where heads of state or heads of government hold each unique title?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to PlayForced Order
Name the only country where a head of state or head of government holds each title, some are internationally recognized as de facto leaders in the absence of a true, working position of head of state or head of government
Score 0/16 Timer 04:00
TitleCountry (current leader)Head of...
Yang di-Pertuan AgongState: monarch elected by Conference of Rulers; literally translates to 'He who is made Lord'
President of the
Council of State
State & Government: the constitution declares the president of the Council of State as ranking leader; title often shortened to 'President'
Federal CouncilState & Government: collective leadership of 7 equals
First Chairman of the National Defence CommissionState & Government: ranking administrative post, widely recognized as de facto leader
President of the GovernmentGovernment: reflects historic 'President of the Council of Ministers'; commonly called 'Prime Minister'
Supreme LeaderState: constitution establishes post as the ranking political & religious leader
PopeState: religious leader and head of state
Co-PrincesState: because of a 1278 treaty, neighboring political & religious leaders become co-princes
O le Ao o le MaloState: translates to 'The Chieftain of the Government'
EmperorState: sometimes called 'Mikado'
(3 member council)
State: joint, 3-person system ensures representation of major ethnic groups
Captains RegentState & Government: 2 are elected every 6 months
President of the
Executive Yuan
Government: informally called 'Premier'
TaoiseachGovernment: informally called 'Prime Minister'
Minister of StateGovernment: appointed as monarch's representative
Grand DukeState: elevated from Duchy to Grand Duchy in 1815

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Join for Free
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.