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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 326
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1
Scientists recently measured the world’s smallest unit of time. What is it called?

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2
What nationality was writer Hans Christian Andersen?

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3
Who played Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films: (a) Emily Watson; (b) Emma Watson; or (c) Emma Stone?

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4
The Māori word moko means what?

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5
In the nursery rhyme, how many blackbirds were baked in a pie?

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6
In what year were white Australian women given the right to vote?

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7
True or false: a spider usually has eight eyes?

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8
The daffodil is the national flower of what British country? (Bonus point for naming that country’s patron saint.)

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9
Which Richmond player won a record-breaking third Norm Smith Medal for best on ground in the 2020 AFL grand final?

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10
The United Nations World Food Programme was awarded what major prize last month?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.