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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 246
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1
Which South American country is home to the Atacama Desert, the world’s driest non-polar desert?

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2
The show tune “Hernando’s Hideaway” features in which musical?

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3
Name the winning driver of the 2019 Australian F1 Grand Prix. (Bonus points for naming the winner’s nationality, which team he drives for and the second and third placegetters.)

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4
What is the name for a young male horse?

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5
Which author links A Farewell to Arms, Death in the Afternoon and Islands in the Stream?

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6
Niacin is also known by what vitamin name?

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7
What are the colours of the flag of Belgium?

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8
The Giant Murray Cod is situated near the railway station of which Victorian township?

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9
Nomophobia refers to a state of anxiety brought on by what?

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10
Who plays Galadriel in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit films?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.