Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald.

The Quiz

1. Which family has ruled Monaco since the 13th century?
2. Which ice-cream brand makes Drumsticks?
3. Extreme exaggeration is often referred to as what beginning with ‘h’?
4. Which is longer – a yard or a metre?
5. Arigato means what in Japanese?
6. Which film finishes with the line, “Sam? It’s nice to meet you.”?
7. In which English county was Captain James Cook born?
8. How many angles does a trapezoid have?
9. Complete the nursery rhyme: Jack Sprat could eat no fat/ his wife could eat no lean.
10. Who won the men’s 100 metres track gold medal at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games? (Bonus point for naming who won the women’s 100 metres freestyle swimming gold medal.)

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Apr 21, 2018 as "In which English county was Captain James Cook born? ". Subscribe here.

Cindy MacDonald
is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.