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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 317
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1
Which Australian actress is to play Diana, Princess of Wales, in the upcoming series of The Crown?

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2
In terms of government agencies, what does ASIS stand for?

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3
A patron saint of nurses is Saint … of Sicily?

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4
Which writer links the books Fever Pitch, High Fidelity and Just Like You? (Bonus point for naming which EPL soccer club is central to Fever Pitch.)

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5
The Reign of Terror, or la Terreur, refers to a period of which conflict?

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6
What is the first name of the inventor of Morse code?

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7
Singer-songwriter Joy McKean is the wife and chief collaborator of which country music legend?

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8
Angostura bitters are produced using a secret formula in which Caribbean nation?

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9
Michael Nyman’s composition “The Heart Asks Pleasure First” is the main theme music of which 1993 film?

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10
Qantas recently retired its entire fleet of which aircraft?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.