Saranathan college of engineering quiz association(sqa)- session3 slidesPresentation Transcript
Who? Where? When? Why? What? How? Saranathan College of Engineering Quiz Association(SQA)
Welcome to yet another quizzing session of SQA. Scientiapotentiaest Second session
We do hate rules ! Still.. Quiz master decision is final and binding Each round in quiz carries no negative marks so you can guess !! Except for the last round where there would be deviation from rules, in each round point system are the same 10 for correct answer and 5 for passed question correct answer Rules
Easy ones…. Starters Round zeroth
Who owns fast food joints Pizza Hut and KFC 0.) Yaarubaaa ???- yummmy :D :D
What came to an end on July 8th, 2011 1.) Sitter !
2.) Identify the location
3.)Find this legendenry venture capitalist
Buffett is called the "Oracle of Omaha"or the "Sage of Omaha" and is noted for his adherence to the value investing philosophy and for his personal frugality despite his immense wealth Buffett is also a notable philanthropist, having pledged to give away 99 percentof his fortune to philanthropic causes, primarily via the Gates Foundation He is consistently ranked among the world's wealthiest people. He was ranked as the world's wealthiest person in 2008 and is the third wealthiest person in the world as of 2011 Warren buffet
Whose signature can be found in the one rupee note 4.) Whose ?????? Which persons ???
Secretary, finance ministry
5.)logo of ??
6.)identify the him
7.) logo of ?
definition of women – “Is nothing but opposite of men “ 8.) which/ who states these lines ??
Funda’s, find x, trivias, audi Round 2
X was established in October 2007 by SachinBansal and BinnyBansal. Both are alumni of Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and worked for Amazon.com before quitting and founding their own company. Initially they used word of mouth marketing and social networking websites to popularise their company 0.) Find X
Within two years through word of mouth of their services, X became one of the top 100 Indian sites and was credited for being India's largest online bookseller with over 7 million titles on offer X broke even in March 2008 and claims to have had at least 100% growth every quarter since its founding. The store started with selling books and in 2010 branched out to selling CDs, DVDs, mobile phones and other electronic gadgets
In 1990 X as she preferred to be known, wanted to move with her boyfriend to a flat in Manchester and in her words, "One weekend after flat hunting, I took the train back to London on my own and the idea for Y fell into my head... A scrawny, little, black-haired, bespectacled boy became more and more of a…..... I began to write Z that very evening. Although, the first couple of pages look nothing like the finished product.“ 1.) FIND X.Y.Z :
Then X's mother died and, to cope with her pain, X transferred her own anguish to the orphan Z. X spent six years working on Y, and in 1996 obtained a grant of £4,000 from the Scottish Arts Council, which enabled her to finish the book and plan the sequels
X- jk rowling, Y- philosopher stone, Z- harry
2.) put funda- find the word #-This term was first used in speech in 1873. It was first used in print in 1876, in Putnam's Magazine. #-One of the earliest books to use the word was The Home and Farm Manual, written by Jonathan Periam in 1883. In that work, Periam used the term several times to denote an ill-bred and ignorant, but ostentatious, man from the city. #-The term is generally used to denote an individual, typically male, particularly somebody well dressed or who has never lived outside a big city.Which term..??
It gets its name from the Latin for “precede”, as its maker believes that it is a predecessor for better things to come. Wholesale adoption by celebrities prompted the Washington Post to call it “Hollywood’s latest politically-correct status symbol”. Google offers a subsidy for any employee who wishes to buy one. What is it? 3.) which car ??
In 1925, a young American physicist was doing graduate work at Cambridge University. He was depressed as he had just broken up with his girlfriend. In addition, he had been asked to make thin films of beryllium although his interest was really in theoretical physics. In the fall of that year, he dosed an apple with toxic chemicals and put it on the desk of his tutor, Patrick Blackett. 4.) Find the scientist ??? – he is a bomber !
Blackett luckily did not eat the apple but the authorities found out about this and put the student on probation. He left at the end of the academic year and joined the University of Göttingen where he made important contributions to quantum theory. Which famous scientist
Robert .j. openheimer Access to the Vedas is the greatest privilege this century may claim over all previous centuries I am become death, the destroyer of worlds
She started her own fragrance which was launched by “Superdrug” in the summer of 2005 , and became the store’s third best selling fragrance after Kylie Minogue’s and Victoria Beckham’s. It was called Shh… ________. ( The blank here being the name of the person) However, due to racist allegations, the perfume shop decided to remove the fragrance from its shelves. Later, when it was re-introduced, it went on to become one of the top five online sellers of fragrance till the Christmas of 2007. Who are we talking about? 5.) She is dead ! – but very famous one
6.)Authour of this book ?
James bond ! – the ornithologist
7.) whose ad ??
pears soap ad !
8.) find this letter
Alfred nobel's letter to create the nobel prizes
Find all the piktcha shown ! Round 3- picture finds
0.) Identify ??
Shyamalan gained international recognition when he wrote and directed 1999's The Sixth Sense, which was a commercial success and nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay Manoj night shyamalan
1.) Was in the news recently… identify him
Keith Rupert Murdoch ( born 11 March 1931) is an Australian American media mogul and the Chairman and CEO of News Corporation Rupert Murdoch was listed three times in the Time 100 as among the most influential people in the world. He is ranked 13th most powerful person in the world in the 2010 Forbes' The World's Most Powerful People list With a net worth of US$6.3 billion, he is ranked 117th wealthiest person in the world Rupert murdoch
2.)Who is he ?? – july 15th :P
Ralph fieness- lord voldemort character's actor!
3.) find this corporate kingpin
Infy ceo kris gopalakrishnan
4.) identify this villain- am not joking!
Heath ledger (late)- one who acted as joker !
5.) identify the duo !
Head butting incident at 2006 worldcup ! Zidane and materazzi
6.) find the duo
Paul allen and bill gates – founders of microsoft
7.) find this
Hubble is one of the largest and most versatile, and is well-known as both a vital research tool and a public relations boon for astronomy. The HST was built by the United States space agency NASA, with contributions from theEuropean Space Agency, and is operated by the Space Telescope Science Institute . It is named after the astronomer Edwin Hubble Hubble is the only telescope designed to be serviced in space by astronauts Hubble space telescope
8.) who are they ??
The band originally consisted of A. J. McLean, HowieDorough, Brian Littrell, Nick Carter and Kevin Richardson The Backstreet Boys have sold over 130 million records worldwide, making them the best-selling boy band of all time Back street boys
In the world of business, with what would you associate the following names?
David Whitbread ( 1982-1996)
Rajiv Khera ( 1996- 1998)
AashishChoudhary ( 2004-2009
0.) Devlish one ! – connect
Onida devil's :D :D
Axle – “A model bad boy, cruel and ruthless. Don't try to get on Axle's good side - he doesn't have one”. Bose Jefferson - "Don't be fooled by Bose's casual demeanor - his punch feels like a ten-car pile up on your head." Cydney Bass- "A spoiled rich girl living on the edge. Treat Cyd right or she'll throw a tantrum in your face. “ Milwaukee Jon- "An Ex-con with a death wish. Jon's dare devilish style strikes fear in the hearts of seasoned fellows” Pearl McKurdy -"A competitive and reckless retro-punk. Pearl lives for anarchy” Slim Jim -"Would've been the class clown if he hadn't dropped out. Voted 'Most Likely To Die Young' by classmates." Teflon Mike -"Dropped on his head at an early age, Mike is a gonzo wild man: fearless, un-predictable, brain damaged." 1.) Whooo what am I talking here ??
Road rash games- these are the character description
Jurrasic park ! ! !
3.) Connect –
4.) lvc's – connect
Nobel prize winners from india
5.) connect it to one recent hit in webspace
6.) connect – search and think for clues 1 followed by 100 zeros
Bing (from chandler bing) – microsoft Google search engine- googole means 1 followed by 100 zeros Baidu- chinese search engine :P Search engines !
7.) connect it to an indian!
If poem of rudyard in wimbledon center court Tarzan the famous character created by rudyard Time magazine of the year 1927 was kipling Rudyard kipling
They are the three known husbands of marlynmaroe Clue is jkkennedy with whom she had the affair ! Marlyn manroe
Dr V. Gopalakrishnan !
Betting round ! Round 5
Rules – how it works
Scientists say this is bad for health because more than 40,000 parasites, 250 types of bacteria, 0.7 grams of protein and 0.45 grams of fat and 0.19 grams of other organic substances are exchanged during a typical________ 0.) bet 1
French kiss !
Described as the London-born daughter of the fictional Lord Henshingly and raised as an aristocrat, a plane crash left the character stranded in the Himalayas for 2 weeks; the experience spurred her to seek adventures around the world. The character's classic costume is a turquoise sleeveless tank top, light brown shorts, calf-high boots, and long white socks. Her accessories are fingerless gloves, a backpack with a utility belt with holsters on either side etc. 1.) Who am I talking about !
In 1914, in a strange twist of fate, X met Y. Y was leaving for Cambridge for studies and had come to seek X's blessings because a goddess came in his dream and told him to do so before undertaking the trip. When some of X’s students and friends requested him to allow them to celebrate his birthday. He replied, "Instead of celebrating my birthday, it would be my proud privilege if (date) is observed as Z" 2.)
X- sarvepalli radakrishnan, Y- ramanujam, Z- teacher's day
This European company was busy manufacturing forest products like paper in the initial 130 years of existence . They expanded to manufacturing of television in the 1980’s , but lost a lot of money. It then ventured into the computer field which lead to a total burn out forcing the CEO to take away his life. During Russian recession of early 90’s, it underwent a big slump and was on the verge of termination when the new CEO decided to concentrate on just one sector they are now synonymous with . Which company am I talking about 3.) What company ??
It was the Andre Courreges show in Paris in 1964 that started it. They debuted in UK in December 1965 when they were first spotted in King’s Road, Chelsea. They became an instant hit and soon became a phenomenon of ‘swinging’ London. They even created a tax problem in the UK and rules had to be drawn up in 1965 to sort it out. What revolutionary product am I talking about? 4.)
It is a Sanskrit word meaning ‘dwelling’ or a building used for residential purposes. The first mention of this is found in the Yajurveda. The first book on this subject is believed to have been written about 3000 years back by saint Vishwakarma.Which word??? 5.) find the word
Identify the Personality from the following clues. • My invention of the Dry plates ended an era of the Wet.• My favorite letter is K.• My famous slogan was 'You press the button, We do the rest'. 6.) find him !
George eastman of kodak
.X (born August 16, 1954) is a Canadian film director, producer, screenwriter, editor, and inventor . X spent some years creating documentary films, and also co-developing the digital 3-D Fusion Camera System. Described by a biographer as part-scientist and part-artist,X has also contributed to underwater filming and remote vehicle technologiesID X.... 7.) Director name ??