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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 147
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1
What animal form does the Hindu god Ganesh take?

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2
An oenophile is a connoisseur of what?

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3
Uriah Heep is a fictional character in which Charles Dickens novel?

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4
Which singer-actor opened the 2017 Academy Awards ceremony? (Bonus point for naming the total number of Oscars won by La La Land.)

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5
In which decade did Albert Einstein die?

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6
Bronze is an alloy comprising mainly copper and which other metal?

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7
Montevideo is the capital of which South American country?

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8
Which Bruce Springsteen song features the lyrics, “Madman drummers bummers and Indians in the summer with a teenage diplomat”?

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9
From May 16, 2015, to March 1 this year, champion racehorse Winx has been unbeaten in how many starts?

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10
The brother of which world leader was killed during a military operation at Entebbe Airport in Uganda in 1976?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.