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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 325
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1
Name the 1992 Melbourne Cup winner that died in Bendigo on August 29.

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2
What are the first names of Australian bushman-entrepreneur R. M. Williams? (Bonus point for naming R.  M. Williams’ global boots ambassador.)

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3
The Dutch city of Delft is best known for what product?

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4
Ornithology is the branch of zoology that deals with what?

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5
Name the founder of Islam, whose birthday was celebrated this week.

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6
How old will Donald Trump be on the United States election day?

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7
Dave McCormack, who voices Bandit, in the animated children’s series Bluey, fronted which Australian band in the 1990s: (a) Trifle; (b) Crumble; (c) Custard; or (d) Jelly?

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8
True or false: Harry Potter creator J. K. Rowling was born in Scotland?

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9
Who wrote the novel Fahrenheit 451 ?

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10
Who was Queen Elizabeth I’s mother?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.