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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 369
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1
Schapelle Corby was arrested in Bali on October 8 of what year: (a) 2000; (b) 2002; or (c) 2004?

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2
What is the acronym name for the Indo–Pacific security pact struck last month between Australia, Britain and the United States?

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3
What six-letter word beginning with ‘r’ can refer to any bird of prey?

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4
The Cormoran Strike detective novels are written by which multimillion-dollar author? (Bonus point for naming the pseudonym used.)

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5
Which British royal shares their name with a type of sponge cake?

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6
Name South Australia’s longest river.

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7
Grace is the only studio album of which American singer-songwriter and son of a musician who died age 28 in 1975?

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8
Name the winners of this year’s Brownlow Medal and Dally M Medal.

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9
True or false: Namibia is a landlocked country?

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10
In what century was the first smallpox vaccine developed?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.