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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 143
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1
Which three United States presidents were born within 10 weeks of one another?

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2
Which film has been adapted from a best-selling Australian novel by Craig Silvey?

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3
How old were Roger Federer and Serena Williams when they won their 2017 Australian Open titles?

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4
In computer language, what does the abbreviation DSL stand for?

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5
What, beginning with ‘n’, is a medicine sold with false or exaggerated claims and with no demonstrable value?

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6
Monterrey is the capital of a state in which country?

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7
What is the official language of Mali?

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8
Name the secretary-general of the United Nations. (For a bonus point, what is his nationality?)

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9
In the musical My Fair Lady, where do hurricanes hardly ever happen?

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10
Name the British Army officer and baron who is best known as the leader of the successful 1953 expedition to Mount Everest.

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.

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