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

The Quiz

1. In which city did this year’s Tour de France begin?
2. Which actress links the films Mean Girls, The Family Stone and State of Play?
3. The liqueur Kirsch has the flavour of which fruit? (Bonus points for naming the flavour of Chambord, Kahlúa, Cointreau and Frangelico.)
4. Gout is a type of arthritis characterised by high levels of what in the blood?
5. Name the highest city in Australia.
6. What is the name given to a style of Japanese comic books and graphic novels,  aimed at adults as well as children, and featuring highly stylised art?
7. What was the other occupation of writer and Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle?
8. What is the codename given to the police investigation into sexual offences by British media personality Jimmy Savile and others?
9. Zaha Hadid is well known for her work in which field?
10. Beleaguered Espirito Santo Bank is which nation’s second-largest lender?

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Jul 26, 2014 as "Name the highest city in Australia.". Subscribe here.

Cindy MacDonald
is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.