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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 13
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1
The acronym ASADA stands for…?

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2
Kronenbourg beer comes from which country? (Bonus points for naming which countries Asahi, Steinlager, Stella Artois and Corona are brewed in.)

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3
Who was made Empress of India in 1877?

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4
From which Australian town did Japanese prisoners of war stage a breakout in August 1944?

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5
Which artist, born in 1887 in present-day Belarus, painted works featuring a violin-playing goat and a cow holding an umbrella?

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6
Who is the Roman goddess of peace?
 

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7
Who is credited with having written Profiles in Courage, a 1957 Pulitzer Prize-winning volume of short biographies?

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8
Who stars in the title role of Maleficent, in Disney’s new take on the Sleeping Beauty fairytale?

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9
Which rank, along with bishops and archbishops, is in the upper echelon of the Roman Catholic Church, directly below the Pope?

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10
Which herb starting with ‘t’ acts as the main flavouring component of a traditional Béarnaise sauce?

 

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.

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