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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 30
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1
What is the name for both a type of stringed musical instrument and a kitchen utensil used for slicing vegetables?

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2
“Mrs Robinson, you’re trying to seduce me” is a line from which 1960s film? (Bonus points for naming the actor who delivered the line and the actress he said it to.)

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3
The acronym EBITDA stands for earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and…?

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4
Name Russia’s prime minister.

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5
In Greek mythology, a minotaur has the body of a man and the head of a …?

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6
Lapins, merchants and vans are all varieties of which fruit?

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7
The string section of an orchestra is normally arranged into how many subsections?

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8
Which company is the major sponsor of the Australian Wallabies?

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9
What is the name of the defensive fortification built in Roman Britain in AD122 just south of the border between England and Scotland?

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10
Which BAFTA-winning American actress welcomed her first child, Rose, this month?
 

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.