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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 163
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1
Dulcinea was the love interest of which fictional character?

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2
Which is closer to mainland Africa: Mauritius or Madagascar?

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3
Who is the patron saint of lost causes?

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4
There have been the same number of Australian men’s Test cricket captains as United States presidents. How many?

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5
American outlaw Henry McCarty, aka William Henry Bonney, was better known by what alias?

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6
44 is the international dialling code for which country?

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7
The Greek hero Odysseus is known by what name in Roman myths?

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8
What word beginning with ‘r’ refers to the change of direction of a ray of light, radio wave etc, in passing obliquely from one medium into another?

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9
Name the daughter of a famous entertainer who appears on the cover of Vogue Australia’s July 2017 issue?

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10
Which country scored a resounding victory in the ICC Champions Trophy final last month? (Bonus point for naming the team they beat.)

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.