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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 180
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1
How many colours are in a rainbow?

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2
A tabby named Telemachus appears on the cover of which iconic 1970s album?

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3
The Indian city once known as Madras is now named…? (Bonus point for naming the body of water it lies on.)

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4
In which year was the original Blade Runner film set?

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5
Which salad of Lebanese origin mainly comprises cracked wheat, chopped parsley and tomatoes?

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6
How many gold medals did Australia win at the 2000 Sydney Olympics? 

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7
The Roman numerals XLIX represent which number?

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8
Who was deputy prime minister of Australia from 1996 to 1999?

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9
Buffalo Girls is Larry McMurtry’s 1990 book about the historic figure Martha Jane Cannary, who is better known as …?

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10
What does a campanologist study?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.