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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 266
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1
Thimphu is the capital of which Asian nation?

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2
The phrase “To err is human; to forgive, divine” appears in “An Essay on Criticism” by Alexander …?

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3
Travelling retirees are known as what colour nomads?

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4
Who did the Greek god Epimetheus marry?

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5
The endemic New Zealand plant Cyathea dealbata is more commonly known by what name?

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6
Which television series won this year’s Silver Logie for Most Outstanding Drama?

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7
Who scored a century in both his innings in the first 2019 Ashes Test at Edgbaston? (Bonus point for naming which city is home to Edgbaston.)

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8
Checkpoint Charlie was part of which famous construction?

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9
The Duchess of Sussex guest edited the September issue of which magazine?

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10
Which Australian rock band did the late Damien Lovelock front?

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