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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 159
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1
What does the abbreviation CSIRO stand for?

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2
How many European country names begin with the letter ‘B’? (Bonus points for naming them.)

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3
With which band did Mariah Carey record the 1995 hit “One Sweet Day”?

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4
The abbreviation “i.e.”, meaning “that is”, is short for which Latin term?

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5
Where would you find armoires: (a) in a home; (b) in a zoo; or (c) in a cocktail?

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6
How many minutes is a chukka in a game of polo?

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7
Who, according to Greek mythology, was Queen of the Underworld?

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8
Author Daniel Handler is best known for his work under what pen name?

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9
What is the name of the alleged Australian drug mule who was arrested in Colombia in April?

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10
Butterhead, cos and mignonette are all types of what?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.