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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 343
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1
Which Cold Chisel song features the lyrics: “There’s no change, there’s no pace Everything within its place/ Just makes it harder to believe that she won’t be around”?

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2
Who is credited with discovering gravity?

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3
Which of these Japanese cities is closest to Mount Fuji: (a) Tokyo; (b) Kyoto; (c) Nagoya; or (d) Yokohama?

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4
What aircraft has not been flown commercially since October 2003?

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5
For the first time in Oscars history two women have been nominated for the Best Director Academy Award. Name them.

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6
Which country last month won the 36th America’s Cup?

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7
The Project’s Lisa Wilkinson became editor of which women’s magazine in 1984?

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8
True or false: the last convict transport ship arrived in Australia in the 1850s. (Bonus point for the naming the state it docked in.)

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9
What is Shakespeare’s longest play?

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10
Which gas solidifies to form dry ice?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.