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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 233
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1
Which Australian band links the albums East, Circus Animals and The Last Wave of Summer?

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2
Which United States city is home to the Gateway Arch?

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3
In which year did the provisional (Old) Parliament House open in Canberra? (Bonus point for naming the year New Parliament House opened.)

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4
What 11-letter word meaning someone who is an innovator ends with the name of an item of clothing?

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5
Name the American comic book writer and creator of the Hulk, Iron Man, Daredevil and the Fantastic Four who died, aged 95, last month.

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6
The headquarters of the Australian Defence Force’s Special Air Service Regiment is based in which city?

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7
What word beginning with ‘v’ means the yolk of an egg or ovum?

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8
By what name was singer Shuhada’ Davitt formerly known?

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9
In home entertainment, what does the abbreviation VCR stand for?

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10
In 1948, which famous couple led the Old Vic Theatre Company on a tour of Australia and New Zealand?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.