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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 99
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1
What was the nickname of Melbourne-born Joseph Leslie Theodore Taylor (1888-1927)?

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2
By area, which US state is the largest?

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3
Which Australian cricketer’s Test batting average at the start of March was 95.50?

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4
Which of the following is not a chemical element: (a) germanium; (b) americium; (c) europium; or (d) australium?

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5
What nationality is best supporting actress Oscar winner Alicia Vikander? (Bonus point for naming which film earned her the gong.)

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6
What is the cube root of 64?

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7
What type of animal is a wrasse?

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8
What links the songs “Heartbreaker”, “Islands in the Stream” and “Chain Reaction”?

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9
What are Ursa Major and Ursa Minor?

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10
The Boeing 787 is also known as what?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.