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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 263
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1
Which organisation is often referred to by members as Cosa Nostra?

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2
Which actress links the films The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Wonder Woman and Forrest Gump?

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3
What does the ‘e’ stand for in email?

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4
In which year did Hurricane Katrina ravage the city of New Orleans?

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5
Isak Dinesen wrote under what pen name?

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6
Germany’s Adolf Dassler founded which sports brand?

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7
The cimbasso belongs to which section of an orchestra? (Bonus points for naming all four sections of an orchestra.)

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8
What is the Italian word for snake?

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9
Which team did the United States defeat to win the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup?

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10
In blood pressure readings, does systolic refer to the top or bottom number?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.