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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 322
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1
Which of these actresses was not a Hitchcock leading lady: (a) Kim Novak; (b) Ava Gardner; or (c) Doris Day?

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2
Which city was awarded the hosting rights for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games?

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3
What is the name of Tara June Winch’s 2020 Miles Franklin Award-winning novel?

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4
How many minutes in half a day?

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5
In which country was the inventor of the Rubik’s Cube born? (Bonus point for naming the decade in which it first became a worldwide hit.)

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6
Who resigned as Victoria’s Health minister last month?

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7
What extremist organisation was blamed for the 2002 Bali bombings?

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8
Which song features the lyrics: “And there he was, this young boy, a stranger to my eyes/ Strumming my pain with his fingers/ Singing my life with his words…”

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9
The Bureau of Meteorology recently declared what event is under way in the Pacific?

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10
What is the capital of Belarus?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.