Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald.
No. 76
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1. Pierre-Auguste are the given names of which French-born artist, born in 1841?
2. Doha is the capital of which Persian Gulf country?
3. What type of creature is Harry Potter’s pet, Hedwig?
4. Which golfer won the US PGA Championship last month?
5. What is the medical term for lateral curvature of the spine?
6. Who is the author of the Poldark series of historical novels?
7. What is the name for a nest of wasps?
8. Which band’s albums include Rio, Medazzaland and the soon-to-be-released Paper Gods? (Bonus point for naming the band’s lead vocalist.)
9. Who was the first Australian woman elected to the house of representatives?
10. How many stars feature on the flag of China?

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Sep 5, 2015 as "How many stars feature on the flag of China?".

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.