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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 215
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1
In education, STEM is an acronym for what?

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2
Name the singer mother of actress Maya Rudolph. (Bonus point for naming Rudolph’s filmmaker husband.)

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3
Clive Palmer last month changed his party’s name from the Palmer United Party to the …?

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4
The first official national flag of the Confederate States of America was often called the Stars and Bars. How many stars were on it?

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5
Name the American author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

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6
Pilsner beer derives its name from a city – Pilsen – in which country?

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7
What is a tarn?

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8
For how many days had the Wild Boars soccer team been trapped in a Thai cave before they were first located?

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9
What was the nationality of psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Carl Jung?

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10
What was the scoreline in the 2018 FIFA World Cup final between France and Croatia?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.