Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald.

The Quiz

1. What is the atomic number of helium on the periodic table?
2. What is the title of the most recent Muppet movie?
3. Name the Roman goddess of wisdom, who is often depicted with an owl.
4. In which country was the singer Lorde born?
5. Thanksgiving celebrations in the US take place on what day of the week?
6. How do you write the number 99 in Roman numerals?
7. What was the name of Basil Fawlty’s wife in the series Fawlty Towers? (Bonus points for naming the chambermaid and the waiter.)
8. In the Jewish faith, the Day of Atonement is also known as ...?
9. What is the name of the ill-fated lover who dies at the conclusion of the opera La bohème?
10. Golfer Rory McIlroy recently called off his engagement to former world No. 1 tennis player ...?
 

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Jun 14, 2014 as "What is the title of the most recent Muppet movie? ". Subscribe here.

Cindy MacDonald
is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.