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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 255
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1
Dragonfly in Amber is the second of eight novels in which historical fantasy series by Diana Gabaldon?

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2
Which wireless technology was named after a 10th-century Danish king?

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3
In Olympic archery events, what is the distance from the archer to the target: (a) 30 metres; (b) 50 metres; or (c) 70 metres?

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4
Who directed the 1975 film Barry Lyndon? (Bonus point for naming whose novel it was based on.)

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5
The Gilbert Islands form the main part of which Pacific republic?

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6
The Bata shoe company was founded in Zlín in 1894. Which country is Zlín in?

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7
Last month marked the 50th anniversary of which album by The Who?

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8
What are the given names of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s baby?

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9
The cat Tardar Sauce was better known by what name?

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10
What is the singular of data?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.