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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 294
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1
Friedrich Nietzsche stated that “Without [what], life would be a mistake.”

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2
Who is the patron saint of Wales?

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3
The Italian word fagiolo translates to what in English?

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4
Which actress links the films Marie Antoinette, Husbands and Wives and The Dressmaker?

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5
According to the Bible, Jesus died on what day of the week?

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6
The dish rösti is made mainly from what vegetable? (Bonus point for naming the country in which it originated.)

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7
Former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg dropped out of the United States presidential race after winning only which caucus?

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8
Ruby is the birthstone for people born in which month?

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9
Earwax is also known by the medical term: (a) albumen; (b) sputum; or (c) cerumen?

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10
Philip Pirrip is the protagonist of which Charles Dickens novel?

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