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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 270
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1
The novel Picnic at Hanging Rock is set in what year? (Bonus point for naming the year the Peter Weir film of the same name was released.)

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2
In Greek mythology, who is Eros’s wife?

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3
Dian Fossey is best known for her study of what animals?

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4
What is the largest of the Cook Islands?

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5
Is the board on which an artist mixes colours: (a) a palette; (b) a palate; or (c) a pallet?

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6
Who delivered the famous film line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning”?

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7
What colour is the number 1 on a roulette wheel?

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8
Who shared Time magazine’s 1972 Person of the Year honour with Henry Kissinger?

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9
Which Australian state or territory is home to the Glass House Mountains?

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10
Who won the 2019 US Open women’s singles title?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.