Do you want to test your ability to play diplomatic chess games? Take this quiz and find out where you would lead the U.S. and Russia by the end of 2015 – to a big war or a cooperative friendship.

President Barack Obama participates in a bilateral meeting with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin during the G20 Summit in 2012, in Los Cabos, Mexico. Photo: AP

So many conflicts that we’re dealing with today could have been avoided if world leaders had made more of an attempt at diplomacy. This is certainly true with regard to U.S.- Russia relations, which in 2014 sunk to a new low.