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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 229
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1
What is the first name of the character played by Courteney Cox in the TV series Friends?

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2
Name the winner of last year’s Melbourne Cup.

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3
Which former Liberal Party leader held the seat of Wentworth from 1987–1995?

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4
What is the name for a Japanese poem with 17 syllables and three lines?

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5
Name the winning author of the 2018 Booker Prize? (Bonus point for naming the winning book.)

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6
Lil’ Kim, Mýa and which two other singers performed “Lady Marmalade” on the Moulin Rouge! soundtrack?

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7
How many sides does a heptagon have?

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8
In which year was the first IVF baby born: (a) 1975; (b) 1978; or (c) 1980?

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9
Where in the body are red blood cells made?

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10
What is the surname of the actor with the given names Charles Spencer, born in England in 1889?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.