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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 371
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1
By area, which country is larger: France or Spain?

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2
Which organ of the human body produces insulin?

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3
What is the title of the Australian television series sequel to Packed to the Rafters?

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4
Aleksei Leonov was the first person to do what?

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5
In the phrase raison d’être, what is the name for the accent above the first ‘e’? (Bonus point for the meaning of the phrase.)

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6
Name the new deputy premier of New South Wales.

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7
Which singer-songwriter links the albums Clouds, Blue and Hejira?

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8
During the American Civil War, the Union and Confederates respectively wore uniforms of what predominant colours?

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9
The symbol ouroboros depicts which creature biting its own tail?

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10
Manny Pacquiao has retired from boxing to concentrate on his bid to win which country’s presidential election?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.