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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 334
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1
Which 1975 Eagles hit features the lyrics, “And when you’re looking for your freedom (nobody seems to care) / And you can’t find the door (can’t find it anywhere) / When there’s nothing to believe in…”?

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2
The word orchid is derived from the Greek word orchis, which means: (a) whale; (b) ogre; or (c) testicle?

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3
In which century was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart born?

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4
What sticky-sounding item of clothing is used colloquially to describe a detective?

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5
How many stars are on the flag of Vietnam?

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6
An Angel at My Table is the second volume of the autobiography of which New Zealand writer? (Bonus point for naming the director of the 1990 film of the same name.)

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7
True or False: Mars has two moons?

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8
Who is head coach of the Australian Diamonds netball team?

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9
Is Bruny Island in Tasmania’s north, south, east or west?

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10
Who is older: Adele or Taylor Swift?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.