Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald.
No. 75

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1. Mary Westmacott was a pen name of which 20th-century British crime writer?
2. The martial art kendo originated in which country?
3. True or false: tamarin is a type of subtropical fruit?
4. Who captains New Zealand’s All Blacks rugby team?
5. Where on a horse is the fetlock?
6. What is the horticultural practice of training a tree or shrub to grow flat against a lattice wall?
7. Which condition affecting bone development in children is caused by a deficiency of vitamin D, calcium or phosphate?
8. What was the first name of Italian Fascist prime minister Mussolini?
9. Laser is a acronym of “light amplification by stimulated …” (Bonus point for naming which decade of the 20th century the laser was first patented.)
10. Ganesh is a Hindu deity with the head of which animal?

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Aug 29, 2015 as "Where on a horse is the fetlock?".

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.