Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald.
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1. Which actress links the films Midnight in Paris, Revolutionary Road and Titanic?
2. What word beginning with ‘p’ is used to answer a phone in Italy?
3. Name the new premier of Tasmania. (Bonus point for naming whom he replaced.)
4. What is the capital of the US state Alabama?
5. Which pope preceded John Paul I?
6. Which German philosopher is most associated with the doctrine of nihilism?
7. Mumbaikars hail from where?
8. John McFarlane is the incoming chairman of which Australian company?
9. Who was last month named 2019 Test Cricketer of the Year by the ICC?
10. Frances Hodgson Burnett wrote the novel The … Garden.

This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Feb 8, 2020 as "Which pope preceded John Paul I? ".

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.