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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 368
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1
Dog Trumpet is the band of Peter O’Doherty and his musician and artist brother, Chris, who is also known by what name?

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2
Who was emperor of Japan during World War II?

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3
The Spanish expression lo siento roughly translates to what in English?

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4
What was the name of the hurricane that last month battered the US state of Louisiana, and became the second-most damaging and intense hurricane to strike the state, behind 2005’s Hurricane Katrina?

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5
Lutruwita is the Indigenous name for which Australian state?

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6
The medical tome once titled Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical was written by whom?

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7
Which anatomically named American costume designer won a total of eight Academy Awards?

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8
True or false: Cucumbers and melons belong to the same plant family?

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9
Which notorious gangster was known as Scarface?

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10
Which teenager won the 2021 US Open women’s singles title? (Bonus points for naming her age and nationality.)

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.