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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 23
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1
Where is the human body are the lachrymal glands located?

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2
Who was the United States’ first female African-American secretary of state?

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3
Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo star in the latest film from Once writer-director John Carney. What is its name? (Bonus points for naming the male and female stars of Once.)

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4
Bouillabaisse had humble beginnings as a soup cooked by fishermen in which French port?

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5
The Sesame Street character Grover has what colour fur?

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6
What is the collective noun for a group of finches?

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7
Does Tanzania lie to the north or south of Kenya?

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8
In February 1958, a flight carrying players and officials from which English soccer team crashed during take-off at an airport in West Germany?

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9
Which organisation’s name is, in Arabic, an acronym for the Islamic Resistance Movement?

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10
Who was Australia’s flag-bearer at the opening ceremony of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games?

 

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.