Quiz

Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 20
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1
Which Adelaide suburb’s name is a palindrome? (Bonus points for naming a palindromic country town in NSW and alternative name for Canberra’s CBD.)

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2
Ichthyophobia is a fear of…?

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3
What would you do with a cassock? (a) grow it; (b) eat it; (c) wear it; or (d) play it?

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4
What, beginning with ‘L’, is the name for a type of food poisoning most commonly acquired after eating contaminated soft cheeses, raw seafood or unpasteurised dairy products?

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5
Which city is home to the Museo
del Prado?

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6
Which Italian singer will team with the Australian Philharmonic Orchestra to tour Australia in September?

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7
The Lorax, Gertrude McFuzz and Sally O’Malley are all characters created by…?

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8
Name the Uruguayan footballer who was suspended during the FIFA World Cup for biting an opponent.

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9
Which Arabic word means “submission to the will of God”?

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10
Name Australia’s minister for social services.

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.

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