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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 77
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1
Bart Cummings trained how many Melbourne Cup winners? (Bonus points for naming the first and the last.) 

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2
Which actress shares a name with one of Henry VIII’s wives?

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3
Dihydrogen monoxide is more commonly known as…?

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4
In which year was the Falklands War fought?

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5
How many keys on a concert grand piano?

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6
What is Australia’s fourth most populous city?

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7
Do red or white blood cells carry oxygen?

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8
Who hosted this year’s MTV Video Music Awards ceremony?

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9
By what directional name is the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem also known?

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10
Last month, which book received the 2015 Ned Kelly Award for best true crime?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.