Questions set by
ARINDAM GOSWAMI, NALBARI COLLEGE
A Short General Hub Quiz
X vibration syndrome or X ringing is the
sensation and false belief that one can feel
one’s mobile phone vibrating or hear it
ringing, when actually its not.
In 2012, the term made its way to Australia
as Macquarie Dictionary’s “Word Of The
X was the first fictional superhero to wear
the skintight costume that has now become a
hallmark of comic book superheroes.
In 1886, president, Grover Cleveland
ordered that X will serve as a lighthouse.
After several failed attempts, the
electrical lights were lit and those electric
arc lights were able to be seen from a
distance of 24 miles away. X functioned
as a lighthouse for next 16 years, until
The picture had never played in a Los Angeles-arena
cinema during the intervening 20 years and was not
eligible for Oscar consideration until it did.
Pramilla Rani Brahma : “The fact that the film
shows Bodo militants in Manipur reflects how
poorly it was researched.”
Rabiram Narzary : “It makes Bodo militants look
like some sort of barbarians. The film is not only
slanderous but shows the entire community in
very bad taste, as if we are all blood thirsty
Bharat Narah : “We cannot allow anything that
depicts our own people in poor taste. The film is
nothing but slanderous. Bollywood filmmakers
need to be more sensitive while depicting tribal
Clay animation or claymation is one of many forms
of stop motion animation. Each animated piece, either
character or background, is "deformable"—made of a
malleable substance, usually Plasticine clay. This
technique was first used in bollywood in the movie X.
Walt Disney Company Home Entertainment, which
acquired 33 percent of UTV Software
Communications, bought the DVD rights of X for
distribution in North America, the United Kingdom,
and Australia for 7 crore (US$1.68 million). This
marked "the first time an international studio has
bought the video rights of an Indian film.
___ A micro-recipe written in 140 characters or less.
Sometimes cryptic. Sometimes open to
interpretation. Always textable and tweetable.
Water = H2O
Flour = flr
Blueberries = blubry
Frozen = frzn
Recipes = rcips
Vegan = vgn
Soy milk = soymlk
Tempeh = tmph
coconut Ice Cubes = CoCoIce
Salt and black pepper = s&p