Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald.
No. 48

The Quiz

  Previous Quiz Next Quiz  

Click the questions to reveal the answers.


1. According to the Chinese zodiac, we have just entered the Year of the …?
2. In which decade did Winston Churchill die?
3. Hepatitis A is an infectious disease that affects which organ?
4. How long did Australian journalist Peter Greste spend in jail: (a) 300 days; (b) 350 days; or (c) 400 days?
5. Name the winners of last year’s Best Actor and Actress Academy Awards. 
6. How many Australian states have Labor Party premiers? (Bonus points for naming those premiers.)
7. Anti-domestic violence campaigner Rosie Batty was this year named Australian of the Year. Who was the 2014 Australian of the Year?
8. True or false: Poland borders Belarus?
9. What is the chemical symbol for mercury?
10. Sunnydale is the fictional setting for which American television series, which debuted in 1997?

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Feb 21, 2015 as "True or false: Poland borders Belarus?".

A free press is one you pay for. In the short term, the economic fallout from coronavirus has taken about a third of our revenue. We will survive this crisis, but we need the support of readers. Now is the time to subscribe.

Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.