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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 39
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1
Coptic Christians are native to which country?

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2
Big Spender is a song written for which musical?

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3
Taste can be divided into five basic categories: sweetness, sourness, saltiness, bitterness and …?

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4
Which horse finished second in this year’s Melbourne Cup, its third second-placing in four starts?

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5
In anatomy, what is the more common name for the femur?

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6
Which Beatles song’s title is derived from the name of a street where a young John Lennon and Paul McCartney used to meet? (Bonus points for naming which city is home to the street and who wrote the song.)

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7
Which soccer team became the champions of Asia this month after defeating Al-Hilal?

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8
Name the Israeli prime minister who was assassinated in 1995.

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9
True or false: Siem Reap is the capital of Cambodia.

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10
What year does MMXIV represent in Roman numerals?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.