Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald.
No. 259
The Quiz

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1. “Anything You Can Do” was composed by Irving Berlin for which musical?
2. Name the archduke who was assassinated by Gavrilo Princip in Sarajevo on June 28, 1914?
3. Which of the seven wonders of the ancient world is in Giza, Egypt?
4. Name the two-time 100-metre freestyle world champion and Olympic silver medallist who announced his retirement from swimming this month.
5. Who wrote the books The Pillars of Hercules, The Great Railway Bazaar and The Mosquito Coast?
6. Vaitupu is the largest atoll in which South Pacific island nation?
7. The Final Quarter is a documentary about which former Sydney Swans AFL player?
8. Fe is the chemical symbol for which element?
9. Where was composer Richard Wagner born?
10. What is the more common name for garbanzo beans?

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Jun 29, 2019 as "Where was composer Richard Wagner born?".

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Cindy MacDonald
is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.