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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 408
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1
Which special administrative region on the south coast of China is known as “the Las Vegas of the East”?

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2
True or false: singer Freddie Mercury was born in India?

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3
Starting with ‘a’, what branch of physics deals with the science of sound?

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4
Name the author of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young ManFinnegans Wake and Ulysses.

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5
What is the highest number of runs scored in a single over of Test cricket: (a) 28; (b) 32; or (c) 35? (Bonus point for naming the bowler against whom they were recently scored.)

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6
What type of show is Crufts?

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7
What is the first film in 2022 to have taken more than $1 billion in global box office earnings?

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8
“Kia ora” is a greeting in what language?

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9
Mount Ararat, which is, according to many biblical references, the resting place of Noah’s Ark, is in which modern-day country?

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10
What is the nickname for the economic policies set out for Japan in 2012 when prime minister Shinzo Abe came to power for a second time?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.

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