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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 169
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1
A painting of which TV celebrity won this year’s Archibald Packing Room Prize?

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2
O3 is the chemical formula for what?

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3
Where was Britain’s first escalator installed?

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4
The poet Robert Service is associated with which country?

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5
What does the acronym SCUBA stand for?

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6
Australian Rhiannan Iffland is  a world champion in which sport?

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7
Michael Cunningham wrote which novel that was turned into a film starring Meryl Streep?

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8
Anthony Scaramucci was removed from which White House position after holding it for just a matter of days?

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9
Which contagious disease was also known as “the red plague”?

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10
What is the first name of Sherlock Holmes’ friend Dr Watson? (Bonus point for naming the London street on which the fictional pair lived.)

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.