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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 113
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1
The Uist group of islands lies off the coast of which country?

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2
Clout is a traditional event in which sport with a mediaeval background?

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3
Scheelite is an important ore of which metal beginning with ‘t’?

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4
Who won the 2016 French Open women’s singles title? (Bonus point for naming the men’s singles champion.)

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5
Murray Grey, Santa Gertrudis and Charolais are breeds of what animal?

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6
Opera singer Kiri Te Kanawa was born in which country?

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7
Marylebone, Kings Cross and which two other railway stations feature in the original British version of the game Monopoly?

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8
Miss Havisham is a character in which Charles Dickens novel?

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9
What is the name of director Stanley Kubrick’s film on the Vietnam War, starring Matthew Modine?

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10
What is the name of the holiest month in the Islamic calendar?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.