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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 297
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1
Which 1974 song by The Three Degrees begins with the words, “Precious moments”?

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2
Who wrote the 2018 memoir Becoming?

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3
What, beginning with ‘s’, is the name of a female demon believed to have sexual intercourse with sleeping men?

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4
French historian and linguist Jean-François Champollion played a major role in the decipherment of what?

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5
Who is secretary of the ACTU? (Bonus point for naming what ACTU stands for.)

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6
The Wimbledon Championships have been cancelled this year for the first time in how long: (a) 65 years; (b) 70 years; (c) 75 years; (d) 80 years?

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7
Umber is what colour?

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8
Which Chinese form of exercise translates to “absolute fist” in English?

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9
True or false: the fictional character Tintin is a dog.

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10
Which actor is nicknamed the Muscles from Brussels?

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