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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 273
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1
In the Australian senate, which senators’ names come first and last alphabetically?

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2
Is a capybara: (a) a rodent; (b) a flowering plant; or (c) a South American dance?

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3
Which AFL player won this year’s Brownlow Medal? (Bonus points for naming the award given to the NRL’s best and fairest, and the 2019 winner.)

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4
Name the actor who played villainous Hans Gruber in Die Hard.

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5
In which United States national park is the Old Faithful geyser located?

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6
Who topped the list of Australia’s highest-paid chief executives for 2018?

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7
Which composer wrote the operas La bohème, Tosca and Turandot?

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8
What five-letter word beginning with ‘s’ is given to a flock of geese or similar birds in flight formation?

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9
People with the eye condition strabismus are commonly referred to as what?

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10
True or false: killer whales (orcas) are actually dolphins.

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.