Rules• 23 questions- 2 starred in case of tie barkers.• No team work allowed at all.• No googling, n using cell phones is banned!!• Think simple• Quiz master’s decision is final!!
1The Old Man and the Sea is a novel written byAmerican author Ernest Hemingway. The novelreceived the Pulitzer Prize in May, 1952, and wascited when he was awarded the Nobel Prize. TheOld Man and the Sea is taught at schools around theworld and continues to earn foreign royalties.True that the book is much celebrated andpublished, give the reason why it should hold somesignificance in an all girls quiz…
The novel has no female characters in the whole story.
5“I had been writing almost continuously sincethe age of six. I simply sat and thought, forfour hours, and all the details bubbled up inmy brain, and this scrawny, black-haired,spectacled boy who did not know who he wasbecame more and more real to me.”--Give me the name of the author and thecharacter she created.
They all appear as guests on how I met your mother.
7In England X became a national movement in 1872.It almost came to an end due to WWI but was laterrevived.In 1902 X was allowed by the AustralianGovernment by the Commonwealth Franchise Act.The US did the same in 1918 under the 19thAmendment.France, late in this revolutionary decision passed itin 1944.What is X?
Women‟s SuffrageThe right of women to vote and to run for office.
10 X is an American animated televisionseries created by Van Partible for CartoonNetwork. X dons a pompadour hairstyle andan Elvis Presley-like voice and has a forwardpersonality. The series was renewed for multiplefollowing seasons and finally ended its official runon August 27, 2004.The other characters includeLittle Suzy, Carl Shocker, Pops, Master Hammaand Jungle Boy.Who is X ?
12Windows has a new forthcoming version ofits windows phone OS code named „Y‟. Thenew OS makes the phones more social andhas over 500 new applications.„Y‟( not the windows OS, but the actualthing) played a very important role inbringing the Harley Davidson to India. Whatis Y ?
18 X with his Harvard college roommates and fellowcomputer science students Eduardo Saverin, DustinMoskovitz and Chris Hughes, founded a company In 2010, X was named Time magazines Person of theYear. As of 2011, his personal wealth was estimated tobe $17.5 billion. X has been sued by Eduardo Saverinfor a reportedly $600 million.Give me X.
20 *While hes 6 feet 4 inches in height, he has theupper body of a man 6 feet 8 inches. That gives himextra upper-body strength. But he also has the legsof a man whos only 5 feet 10 inches, whichprovides him with more efficient kicking.His arms stretch out of proportion to his body:to 6 feet 7 inches. It means more arm muscles andbigger hands for pulling. And his feet is a huge sizeof 14. He has great ankle flexibility.Who is this very famous sports personality??
22 FITB• ______________ is a series of four vampire- themed fantasy romance novels by American author Z. It charts a period in the life of X, a teenage girl who moves to her fathers place, and falls in love with Y. The series is told primarily from X’s point of view.