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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 376
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1
In the 1960s and ’70s, Harold Wilson was prime minister of which country for two separate terms: (a) Britain; (b) Canada; or (c) New Zealand?

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2
Now back in Australian skies, the Boeing 787 aircraft is also known by what name beginning with ‘D’?

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3
A vintner deals in or makes what?

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4
Name the late father of mining magnate Gina Rinehart.

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5
In Roman mythology, who is the god of love?

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6
The equator passes through which three South American countries?

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7
Which of the disciplines of the modern pentathlon is to be replaced after the Paris 2024 Olympics?

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8
What same word can precede each of the following to make new words: beat; less; break; felt; burn?

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9
Which author, whose forthcoming novel is titled Wish You Were Here, also wrote My Sister’s Keeper and A Spark of Light?

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10
Is the upper or lower jawbone known as the mandible? (Bonus point for naming the jawbone that is not the mandible.)

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.