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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 175
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1
What is the Spanish and Portuguese word for naval fleet?

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2
In what year was the first nuclear weapon detonated at White Sands, New Mexico?

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3
According to the proverb, cleanliness is next to what?

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4
Who hosts the ABC’s Insiders program?

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5
Which layer of the Earth’s atmosphere begins at the planet’s surface?

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6
The Netflix series Anne with an E is based on which novel? (Bonus point for naming the author.)

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7
What is a male rat called?

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8
Which two 2017 series each won five Emmy Awards this week?

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9
True or false: hurricanes and cyclones are the same weather phenomenon?

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10
Which tennis player won the women’s singles gold medal at the Sydney 2000 Olympics?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.