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PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
1<br />Identify the logo.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
1<br />SKODA<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
2<br />Which is the first building in India to be electrified?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
2<br />THE TAJ MAHAL HOTEL, MUMBAI<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
3<br />The state government of Andhra Pradesh was forced to end its unprecedented generosity and cancel the concession agr...
3<br />MAYTAS INFRASTRUCTURE<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />8<br />
4<br />This river, forming much of the US-Mexico border, has a Spanish name that translates: Big River. Name it.<br />PREL...
4<br />RIO GRANDE<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
5<br />What is meant by the term Red-Eye flight in relation to air travel?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
5<br />Flights taking off between 9 pm and 7 am.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
7<br />Connect<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
7<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />THE TIMES GROUP<br />
8<br />What were large airships used for warfare and then passenger transport up to the 1930s called?<br />Hint:<br />PREL...
8<br />ZEPPELIN<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
9<br />Which two South American countries are part of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)?<br />PRELI...
9<br />ECUADOR & VENEZUELA<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
10<br />Which settlement later came to be known as the city of New York?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
10<br />NEW AMSTERDAM<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
11<br />On what date was the Boeing 787 first revealed to the world? Write as DD/MM/YYYY.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
11<br />08/07/2007 i.e. 8th JULY 2007<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
12<br />What is the birth place of IbnBatuta, the great 14th century traveller, popularised in India by a song in the movi...
12<br />TANGIERS<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
13<br />In which country are the headquarters of the company Haier located?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
13<br />CHINA (not Germany)<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
14<br />Identify the landmark and the place.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
14<br />SHORE TEMPLE, MAHABALIPURAM<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
15<br />Which company was the main supplier of counting machines used at the Nazi Concentration Camps? <br />PRELIMINARY R...
15<br />IBM<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
16<br />What is shown in the shaded region?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
16<br />The region of cover of the ash cloud spewing from the Iceland volcano Eyjafjallajoekull, on the first day (April 1...
17<br />The identity of these two men, although very well known, has now, in part, been gobbled up by a company whose logo...
17<br />LEHMAN BROTHERS, BARCLAYS<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
18<br />What island country is called the ‘Spice Island’, has English as its official language, has a French named capital...
18<br />GRENADA<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
19<br />The sales of a very popular toothpaste brand in Spain were severely affected because its name when translated into...
19<br />COLGATE<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
20<br />Greatly simplifying navigation, what 16th century Cartographer and Mathematician developed a projection map repres...
20<br />GERARDUS MERCATOR<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
21<br />One of the World Economic Forum meetings in recent years had India as its theme. India and particularly Bollywood ...
21<br />DAVOS (It is held there every year!)<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
22<br />Cast in a warm glow, this multidomed monument is the site of a fireworks show every New Year's Eve. Name and place...
22<br />SAINT BASIL’S CATHEDRAL,<br />RED SQUARE, MOSCOW<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
23<br />BONUS QUESTION<br />A country houses the headquarters of an organisation mentioned somewhere above. A large part o...
23<br />BONUS QUESTION<br />AUSTRIA<br />OPEC<br />GERMAN<br />The famous personality shown here is Adolf Hitler<br />PREL...
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  1. 1. PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  2. 2. 1<br />Identify the logo.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  3. 3. 1<br />SKODA<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  4. 4. 2<br />Which is the first building in India to be electrified?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  5. 5. 2<br />THE TAJ MAHAL HOTEL, MUMBAI<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  6. 6. 3<br />The state government of Andhra Pradesh was forced to end its unprecedented generosity and cancel the concession agreement with this company on the Rs 12,132-crore Hyderabad Metro Rail project awarded to it earlier. Which company is this? <br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />8<br />
  7. 7. 3<br />MAYTAS INFRASTRUCTURE<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />8<br />
  8. 8. 4<br />This river, forming much of the US-Mexico border, has a Spanish name that translates: Big River. Name it.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  9. 9. 4<br />RIO GRANDE<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  10. 10. 5<br />What is meant by the term Red-Eye flight in relation to air travel?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  11. 11. 5<br />Flights taking off between 9 pm and 7 am.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  12. 12. 7<br />Connect<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  13. 13. 7<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />THE TIMES GROUP<br />
  14. 14. 8<br />What were large airships used for warfare and then passenger transport up to the 1930s called?<br />Hint:<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  15. 15. 8<br />ZEPPELIN<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  16. 16. 9<br />Which two South American countries are part of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  17. 17. 9<br />ECUADOR & VENEZUELA<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  18. 18. 10<br />Which settlement later came to be known as the city of New York?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  19. 19. 10<br />NEW AMSTERDAM<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  20. 20. 11<br />On what date was the Boeing 787 first revealed to the world? Write as DD/MM/YYYY.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  21. 21. 11<br />08/07/2007 i.e. 8th JULY 2007<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  22. 22. 12<br />What is the birth place of IbnBatuta, the great 14th century traveller, popularised in India by a song in the movie Ishqiya?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  23. 23. 12<br />TANGIERS<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  24. 24. 13<br />In which country are the headquarters of the company Haier located?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  25. 25. 13<br />CHINA (not Germany)<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  26. 26. 14<br />Identify the landmark and the place.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  27. 27. 14<br />SHORE TEMPLE, MAHABALIPURAM<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  28. 28. 15<br />Which company was the main supplier of counting machines used at the Nazi Concentration Camps? <br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  29. 29. 15<br />IBM<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  30. 30. 16<br />What is shown in the shaded region?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  31. 31. 16<br />The region of cover of the ash cloud spewing from the Iceland volcano Eyjafjallajoekull, on the first day (April 15th 2010), in the news for disrupting air travel severely.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  32. 32. 17<br />The identity of these two men, although very well known, has now, in part, been gobbled up by a company whose logo is shown. Who are they and which company does this logo belong to?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  33. 33. 17<br />LEHMAN BROTHERS, BARCLAYS<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  34. 34. 18<br />What island country is called the ‘Spice Island’, has English as its official language, has a French named capital, St George's and a Spanish name?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  35. 35. 18<br />GRENADA<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  36. 36. 19<br />The sales of a very popular toothpaste brand in Spain were severely affected because its name when translated into Spanish read ‘go hang yourself’. Name the brand.<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  37. 37. 19<br />COLGATE<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  38. 38. 20<br />Greatly simplifying navigation, what 16th century Cartographer and Mathematician developed a projection map representing the world in two dimensions using latitude and longitude?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  39. 39. 20<br />GERARDUS MERCATOR<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  40. 40. 21<br />One of the World Economic Forum meetings in recent years had India as its theme. India and particularly Bollywood took the entire event by storm.<br />Where was it held?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  41. 41. 21<br />DAVOS (It is held there every year!)<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  42. 42. 22<br />Cast in a warm glow, this multidomed monument is the site of a fireworks show every New Year's Eve. Name and place?<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  43. 43. 22<br />SAINT BASIL’S CATHEDRAL,<br />RED SQUARE, MOSCOW<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  44. 44. 23<br />BONUS QUESTION<br />A country houses the headquarters of an organisation mentioned somewhere above. A large part of its people speak a language mentioned somewhere above. What is more, the famous personality shown here was a native of this country. <br />Identify: Country, Organisation, Language<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
  45. 45. 23<br />BONUS QUESTION<br />AUSTRIA<br />OPEC<br />GERMAN<br />The famous personality shown here is Adolf Hitler<br />PRELIMINARY ROUND<br />
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