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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 161
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1
The second son of Noah in the Bible had what meaty name?

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2
What is a young eagle called?

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3
Which diarist once wrote: “In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart…”

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4
Which country was known as East Bengal then East Pakistan until 1971?

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5
Which fish is used to make rollmops?

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6
Which of the following celebrities did not die in a plane crash: Patsy Cline, Jayne Mansfield, Otis Redding or Rocky Marciano? (Bonus point for naming the decade in which these celebrities died.)

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7
What is the main alcohol ingredient of a screwdriver?

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8
The phrase “by the fact itself” is more commonly expressed using what Latin term?

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9
Which is further east: Broome or Perth, Western Australia?

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10
Which Australian tennis duo were runners-up in the French Open women’s doubles this month?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.