Quiz

Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 264
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1
In what year was Pluto recategorised as a dwarf planet: (a) 2002; (b) 2004; or (c) 2006?

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2
Which Canadian author and social activist wrote The Shock Doctrine and No Logo?

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3
Name “The Three Stooges” comedy act that produced more than 90 short films in the 1930s and ’40s?

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4
Which city is home to the arch monument the Gateway of India?

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5
True or false: Donald Duck doesn’t wear pants. (Bonus point for naming the colour of Mickey Mouse’s shorts.)

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6
Which five countries border Laos?

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7
The Golden Hind was the flagship of which renowned sea captain?

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8
Which song features the lyrics: “Your smile is like a breath of spring / Your voice is soft like summer rain”?

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9
Which Australian swimmer refused to share the medal podium with 2019 400-metre freestyle world champion Sun Yang?

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10
Which novel features the characters Topsy, Simon Legree and George Shelby?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.