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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 11
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1
David Moyes was sacked last month as manager of which English Premier League football club?

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2
The headquarters of fast-food chain McDonald’s is in a suburb of which major US city?

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3
Which writers had works published under the pseudonyms Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell?

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4
Americans call it kerosene; what do the British generally call it?

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5
The acronym ICAC stands for…?

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6
Who won this year’s Gold Logie for the most popular personality on Australian TV? (Bonus points for naming the winners of the most popular actor
and actress awards.)

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7
The metric system of measurement was first used officially in which country: (a) Australia; (b) New Zealand; (c) France; or (d) Germany?

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8
Who was the last tsar of Russia?

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9
Saudi Arabia has coastlines on what two bodies of water?

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10
Which card game features the terms “the flop”, “the turn” and “the river”?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.