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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 60
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1
Cio-Cio San is the lead female character in which opera? (Bonus points for naming the male lead and the opera’s composer.)

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2
What animal’s name comes from a Greek word meaning “river horse”?

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3
Which Australian artist died in a motel room in Thirroul, NSW, in 1992?

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4
The Seychelle Islands are in which ocean?

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5
Which boxers this month contested the so-called “Fight of the Century”?

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6
Which Australian fashion label this year celebrated 50 years in the industry?

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7
Tilsit, raclette and Gloucester are all varieties of what?

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8
Which country’s currency is the shekel?

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9
The given names of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s daughter are…?

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10
Which Greek goddess, whose name begins with the letter P, is the queen of the underworld?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.