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  • Black eyed peas- don’t phunk with my heart video. Ans- KalyanjiAnandji
  • Itunes
  • Chester Barrington of Linkin Park, Adele
  • Google Happy Holidays doodle
  • Charles II, The Unicorn was part of his fleet with Sir Francis Haddock as captain
  • HermannTilke
  • Charles Bannerman
  • ConnectU.Inc,Winklevoss Twins and DivyaNarendra
  • Kisankanya, 1st indigenously made indiancolour film
  • Enigma
  • Electric Chair
  • 1st drawn test match with scores level- engvszim, bulawayo
  • X- BelaLagosiY- Dolores FullerZ- Ed wood
  • Powers of G-OneN.R.P: G.One's eyes have Navigational & Radiation Projector.HART: (Hertz Advanced Resonance Transmitter) is G.One's heart.R.O.A.D.M: AccessorisingG.One is his power belt in the form of the Reconfigurable Optical Add-Drop MultiplexerI.R.C.G: in the abs region is the Impact Resistance Circuit Grid .P.T.C.S: Photon Torepedo Charge Station is near shoulder so that the power is generatedS.P.S: Power shoes are equipped with Suction and Propulsion System.T.S.R: G.One's right shoulder features the Transgalactic Signal ResponderA.M.P.F: his right arm comes equipped with the Active-Matrix Power Force.I.C.N.M: The Intensity Control Nova Module enables G.One's power pulse.A.N.D.C: In the back, G.One's suit comes fitted with AmoledNano Droid Convertor.D.E.C: the Digital Electrolytic Capacitor also exist in the back of his suit.S.W.C: Selenion Wave Control.[5]
  • WasimJaffer- Highest run scorer in Ranji Trophy
  • Sunny Leone
  • #
  • Garry Kasparov
  • Ragini MMS
  • Osama Bin Laden’s death
  • Tintin in Congo
  • The new channel Lifeok
  • Eden Gardens India vs West Indies 1987
  • No One Killed Jessica
  • Manny Pacquiao
  • Baghban
  • GuruDutt and WaheedaRahman in Pyaasa
  • Clockwork Orange
  • Black eyed peas- don’t phunk with my heart video. Ans- KalyanjiAnandji
  • Itunes
  • Chester Barrington of Linkin Park, Adele
  • Google Happy Holidays doodle
  • Charles II, The Unicorn was part of his fleet with Sir Francis Haddock as captain
  • HermannTilke
  • Charles Bannerman
  • ConnectU.Inc,Winklevoss Twins and DivyaNarendra
  • Kisankanya, 1st indigenously made indiancolour film
  • Enigma
  • Electric Chair
  • 1st drawn test match with scores level- engvszim, bulawayo
  • X- BelaLagosiY- Dolores FullerZ- Ed wood
  • Powers of G-OneN.R.P: G.One's eyes have Navigational & Radiation Projector.HART: (Hertz Advanced Resonance Transmitter) is G.One's heart.R.O.A.D.M: AccessorisingG.One is his power belt in the form of the Reconfigurable Optical Add-Drop MultiplexerI.R.C.G: in the abs region is the Impact Resistance Circuit Grid .P.T.C.S: Photon Torepedo Charge Station is near shoulder so that the power is generatedS.P.S: Power shoes are equipped with Suction and Propulsion System.T.S.R: G.One's right shoulder features the Transgalactic Signal ResponderA.M.P.F: his right arm comes equipped with the Active-Matrix Power Force.I.C.N.M: The Intensity Control Nova Module enables G.One's power pulse.A.N.D.C: In the back, G.One's suit comes fitted with AmoledNano Droid Convertor.D.E.C: the Digital Electrolytic Capacitor also exist in the back of his suit.S.W.C: Selenion Wave Control.[5]
  • WasimJaffer- Highest run scorer in Ranji Trophy
  • Sunny Leone
  • #
  • Garry Kasparov
  • Ragini MMS
  • Osama Bin Laden’s death
  • Tintin in Congo
  • The new channel Lifeok
  • Eden Gardens India vs West Indies 1987
  • No One Killed Jessica
  • Manny Pacquiao
  • Baghban
  • GuruDutt and WaheedaRahman in Pyaasa
  • From 3 55
  • Liston, Sonny
  • Stylus
  • Urumi.
  • Audio- ChiggyWiggy from Blue
  • Quiz FEST - Film, Ent, Sports, Tech

    1. 1. QuizFEST 2k12 New Year’s BashQuizmasters : Titash Banerjea and Sreshth Shah
    2. 2. Prelims
    3. 3. Rules• 30 Question Preliminary round.• Quiz for teams of up to 3 members.• Top 8 teams qualify for the finals.• Cell phones out of reach – any use of unfair means, will result unfortunately, in disqualification of the team• In case of ties, teams having more number of star marked questions correct would qualify.
    4. 4. 1*A certain Indian music director duo won the BMI award for this song. Who?
    5. 5. 2How we do know this better today?
    6. 6. 4“ I hope I will be partly excused by the fact thatI was simply an Indian schoolboy and did notknow all about such things. In fact, I did notknow that I was doing wrong, because I wasdoing what I knew several other college menhad done, except that they did not use theirown names”. This was part of a letter writtenby a certain Olympic athlete admitting playingprofessional baseball to then Amateur AthleticUnion Secretary , James Sullivan. Who?
    7. 7. 5*• A snowflake• Santa Claus• A bell• A snowman• A candle• A Christmas present – Together they comprised what?
    8. 8. 6Identify him and connect to a 2011 movie
    9. 9. 7Identify him.
    10. 10. 8Who holds the record for the highest score by an Australian batsman on debut?
    11. 11. 9Whose products and offerings include:-i2hub.com, Jungalu.com, StallScribbles.com,Digital Flyers, theyearbook.org, RepresentativeProgram, The Rep Center and the SocialButterfly?
    12. 12. 10*Based on a novel by Saadat Hasan Manto itfocused on the plight of poor farmers. Thestory revolved on the life of a poor peasantRam (Nisar) who was being ill-treated by hislandlord Ghani. Eventually, Ghani is murderedand Ram becomes the prime suspect in theeyes of the public. Why is this moviesignificant in the history of Indian cinema?(Bonus- 1 point for identifying the movie)
    13. 13. 11It was initially manufactured at “Cipher Machines AG” and marketed as “equipment for the transmission of business reports and telegrams". What?
    14. 14. 12The first 17-second attempt causedunconsciousness. In the 2nd attempt Bloodvessels under the skin ruptured . The entireprocess took about eight minutes. GeorgeWestinghouse later commented that "theywould have done better using an axe”.What am I talking about?
    15. 15. 13• MOM- Nick Knight• Match Referee- Hanumant Singh• Umpire Ian Robinson’s decision making under question• David Lloyd’s comment "we flippin murdered them“• Heath Streak fined 15% of match fees• Features of a Test Match significant in history. What made this test match so significant?
    16. 16. 14 Immediately preceding the final credits, the film features a "What Ever Happened To" and/or "Where They Are Now" sequence The commentaries include such statements as: “X never rose from the grave, but after appearing in 103 films, he is more famous than ever” Y, after leaving Z, went on to a successful songwriting career. Her compositions include the Elvis Presley hits Rock-a-Hula Baby and Do the Clam.“Name X, Y and Z. 2 points for all 3. 1 point for 2.
    17. 17. 15*Connect• N.R.P• HART• R.O.A.D.M• I.R.C.M• P.T.C.S• S.P.S• T.S.R• A.M.P.F• I.C.N.M• A.N.D.C• D.E.C• S.W.C
    18. 18. 16Born : February 16, 1978,Major teams : India, India A, Royal Challengers BangaloreBatting style : Right-hand batTest debut : India v South Africa at Mumbai, Feb 24-26, 2000Last Test : India v South Africa at Kanpur, Apr 11-13, 2008How has he been in the news recently?
    19. 19. 17Whose popularity on Google trends has been shown in the visual ?
    20. 20. 18Introduced by Bell Labs and named Octothorpe by Don Macpherson, a Bell Labs engineer, because it had eight points, it is known by several names. What are we talking about?
    21. 21. 19The United Civil Front is a Russian oppositionparty and socialist movement started in 2005aimed at "dismantling the currently existingsystem to to preserve the Russians’ right toelect a responsible government, both inpresidential and parliamentary elections."Who is the founder and leader of thisorganization?
    22. 22. 20*Exhaustive list indicating?
    23. 23. 21Tagline of which movie – “They don’t know ityet, it’s a threesome.”
    24. 24. 22He had the Twitter handle @ReallyVirtual.How was he in the news in 2011?
    25. 25. 23Other than Tintin in America, in which otherTintin comic does Al Capone appear?
    26. 26. 24Logo of?
    27. 27. 25*What is this tennis shot called?
    28. 28. 26There has been only 1 instance of a Boxing Daytest game in India. Who did India play in thattest match?
    29. 29. 27What has been blanked out?
    30. 30. 28Whose face has been blanked out?
    31. 31. 29“Make way for tomorrow” is a 1937 filmbased on the novel “The Years Are So Long”by Josephine Lawrence, which Orson Welles(famous American producer, director, actor)had described as, ”A movie that could make astone cry”. In 2003, Ravi Chopra adopted it inBollywood and the movie was an instant hit.Name the movie.
    32. 32. 30*Paying tribute to what?
    33. 33. AudienceWhat is this a tribute to?
    34. 34. ANSWERS!
    35. 35. 1*A certain Indian music director duo won the BMI award for this song. Who?
    36. 36. AnswerKalyanji Anandji for composing the original melodies of thesong in DON (1979)
    37. 37. 2How we do know this better today?
    38. 38. Answer
    39. 39. 3Identify the singer of this cover version and the original singer.
    40. 40. AnswerChester Bennington from Linkin Park (cover) of Adele
    41. 41. 4“ I hope I will be partly excused by the fact thatI was simply an Indian schoolboy and did notknow all about such things. In fact, I did notknow that I was doing wrong, because I wasdoing what I knew several other college menhad done, except that they did not use theirown names”. This was part of a letter writtenby a certain Olympic athlete admitting playingprofessional baseball to then Amateur AthleticUnion Secretary , James Sullivan. Who?
    42. 42. AnswerJim Thorpe
    43. 43. 5*• A snowflake• Santa Claus• A bell• A snowman• A candle• A Christmas present – Together they comprised what?
    44. 44. AnswerGoogle Happy Holidays Doodle
    45. 45. 6Identify him and connect to a 2011 movie
    46. 46. AnswerThis is King Charles II. The Unicorn commanded by Sir Francis Haddock was part of King Charles Iind fleet
    47. 47. 7Identify him.
    48. 48. AnswerHerman Tillke
    49. 49. 8Who holds the record for the highest score by an Australian batsman on debut?
    50. 50. AnswerCharles Bannerman
    51. 51. 9Whose products and offerings include:-i2hub.com, Jungalu.com, StallScribbles.com,Digital Flyers, theyearbook.org, RepresentativeProgram, The Rep Center and the SocialButterfly?
    52. 52. AnswerConnectU.Inc founded by the Winklevoss Twins (any of the two will do)
    53. 53. 10*Based on a novel by Saadat Hasan Manto itfocused on the plight of poor farmers. Thestory revolved on the life of a poor peasantRam (Nisar) who was being ill-treated by hislandlord Ghani. Eventually, Ghani is murderedand Ram becomes the prime suspect in theeyes of the public. Why is this moviesignificant in the history of Indian cinema?(Bonus- 1 point for identifying the movie)
    54. 54. AnswerKisanKanya – the 1st indigenously produced colour movie in India
    55. 55. 11It was initially manufactured at “Cipher Machines AG” and marketed as “equipment for the transmission of business reports and telegrams". What?
    56. 56. AnswerEnigma
    57. 57. 12The first 17-second attempt causedunconsciousness. In the 2nd attempt Bloodvessels under the skin ruptured . The entireprocess took about eight minutes. GeorgeWestinghouse later commented that "theywould have done better using an axe”.What am I talking about?
    58. 58. AnswerElectric Chair
    59. 59. 13• MOM- Nick Knight• Match Referee- Hanumant Singh• Umpire Ian Robinson’s decision making under question• David Lloyd’s comment "we flippin murdered them“• Heath Streak fined 15% of match fees• Features of a Test Match significant in history. What made this test match so significant?
    60. 60. Answer1st instance of a Test match being drawn with scores level
    61. 61. 14 Immediately preceding the final credits, the film features a "What Ever Happened To" and/or "Where They Are Now" sequence The commentaries include such statements as: “X never rose from the grave, but after appearing in 103 films, he is more famous than ever” Y, after leaving Z, went on to a successful songwriting career. Her compositions include the Elvis Presley hits Rock-a-Hula Baby and Do the Clam.“Name X, Y and Z. 2 points for all 3. 1 point for 2.
    62. 62. AnswerBela Lagosi, Dolores Fuller, Ed Wood
    63. 63. 15*Connect• N.R.P• HART• R.O.A.D.M• I.R.C.M• P.T.C.S• S.P.S• T.S.R• A.M.P.F• I.C.N.M• A.N.D.C• D.E.C• S.W.C
    64. 64. AnswerPowers of G One
    65. 65. 16Born : February 16, 1978,Major teams : India, India A, Royal Challengers BangaloreBatting style : Right-hand batTest debut : India v South Africa at Mumbai, Feb 24-26, 2000Last Test : India v South Africa at Kanpur, Apr 11-13, 2008How has he been in the news recently?
    66. 66. AnswerWasim Jaffer who overtook Amol Muzumdar as highest run scorer in Ranji Trophy history
    67. 67. 17Whose popularity on Google trends has been shown in the visual ?
    68. 68. AnswerSunny Leone
    69. 69. 18Introduced by Bell Labs and named Octothorpe by Don Macpherson, a Bell Labs engineer, because it had eight points, it is known by several names. What are we talking about?
    70. 70. Answer #
    71. 71. 19The United Civil Front is a Russian oppositionparty and socialist movement started in 2005aimed at "dismantling the currently existingsystem to to preserve the Russians’ right toelect a responsible government, both inpresidential and parliamentary elections."Who is the founder and leader of thisorganization?
    72. 72. AnswerGarry Kasparov
    73. 73. 20*Exhaustive list indicating?
    74. 74. AnswerVenues of FIFA World Cup 2014
    75. 75. 21Tagline of which movie – “They don’t know ityet, it’s a threesome.”
    76. 76. AnswerRagini MMS
    77. 77. 22He had the Twitter handle @ReallyVirtual.How was he in the news in 2011?
    78. 78. Answer
    79. 79. 23Other than Tintin in America, in which otherTintin comic does Al Capone appear?
    80. 80. Answer
    81. 81. 24Logo of?
    82. 82. Answer
    83. 83. 25*What is this tennis shot called?
    84. 84. AnswerTweener
    85. 85. 26There has been only 1 instance of a Boxing Daytest game in India. Who did India play in thattest match?
    86. 86. AnswerInd vs WI at Eden Gardens, 1987
    87. 87. 27What has been blanked out?
    88. 88. Answer
    89. 89. 28Whose face has been blanked out?
    90. 90. AnswerManny Pacquiao
    91. 91. 29“Make way for tomorrow” is a 1937 filmbased on the novel “The Years Are So Long”by Josephine Lawrence, which Orson Welles(famous American producer, director, actor)had described as, ”A movie that could make astone cry”. In 2003, Ravi Chopra adopted it inBollywood and the movie was an instant hit.Name the movie.
    92. 92. AnswerBaghban
    93. 93. 30*Paying tribute to what?
    94. 94. Answer
    95. 95. Finals!1. 16 Question Infinite Bounce2. Short Visual Connection3. 16 Question Infinite Bounce4. Topic Round5. Long visual connection6. 16 Question Infinite Bounce7. Theme Round8. Hangman Round9. 8 Question Infinite Pounce
    96. 96. Infinite Bounce- 116 questions- clockwise
    97. 97. 1The number plate (LMW 281F) of this whiteVolkswagen was stolen repeatedly due to itsunplanned appearance on a famous photograph. In1986, the car was sold at an auction for $23,000 andis currently on display in the Volkswagen museum inWolfsburg, Germany. Which famous photograph didit appear on?
    98. 98. 2Put a story to this image.
    99. 99. AnswerPersis Khambatta shaving the hair off her head for Star Trek
    100. 100. 3_____ ___ ___ _______, are an American rock and indie rock band formed in Norwood, Massachusetts in 2002 by brothers Joe and Paul DeGeorge. They have released three studio albums, six extended plays and one compilation album. Their eponymous debut studio album was released in 2003 and then released songs titled, “Scarred for life”, “In the Cupboard” and “The Enchanted Ceiling”, among numerous others. Name this band.
    101. 101. Answer• Harry and the Potters
    102. 102. 4Put Funda.
    103. 103. AnswerLong story…
    104. 104. 5Where would you find this?
    105. 105. AnswerThe Restaurant in Ratatouille
    106. 106. 6Put Funda.
    107. 107. Answer• Another long story…
    108. 108. 7Connect• Theodore Cobblepot• Thorndike• Wilson Klass• Hamilton Hil• Skowcroft• Julius Lieberman• Armand Krol• Marion Grange• Charles Chesterfield• Daniel Danforth Dickerson III• David Hull
    109. 109. Answer• Mayors of Gotham City
    110. 110. 8 Godfather Shawshank Redemption Dark Knight Star Wars Lord of the Rings:- Fellowship of the Ring Connect with respect to ImdB.Connect
    111. 111. Answer• Only five movies to ever hold the first rank in the Top 250 films list
    112. 112. 9What is this list all about?
    113. 113. Answer• Man of the Series winners in Hong Kong Sixes
    114. 114. 10ID the owner of this car that has no license plateand in its place just the bar code for the VehicleIdentification Number?
    115. 115. Answer• R.I.P Steve Jobs
    116. 116. 11Put funda.
    117. 117. Answer• Practising for the Rugby Scrum
    118. 118. 12Put Funda.
    119. 119. AnswerAnother story…
    120. 120. 13" The reason I have X, ’cause it’s ironic. Like, I don’t care. I was so happy being broke. And I’m happy not being broke. It doesn’t really affect me either way. I care about taking care of people that have taken care of me – that’s important to me. But to be honest, I’m kind of repulsed by the gluttony and excesses of a lot of people in the limelight. "
    121. 121. Answer• Ke$ha about the $ sign in her name 
    122. 122. 14• When X was driving down to work on the Pasadena interstate, he noticed a certain effect taking place inside his car. Immediately he realised he wanted it in his movie. However, he needed the same effect to be produced in a stationary car. As soon as he reached the studio he put his sound engineers to work trying to recreate it.• After three days of continuous brainstorming the sound engineers were still lost when, while taking a break, one of them took out a guitar to play and suddenly had a brainwave. They took the base strings of 5 guitars and attached it to the underside of the car. On plucking the strings, the finally got the effect they wanted, in one of the most iconic scenes in movie history. What?
    123. 123. Answer• The Glass on the dashboard scene in Jurassic Park
    124. 124. 15• X acts as a unit for carrying cultural ideas, symbols or practices, which can be transmitted from one mind to another through writing, speech, gestures, rituals or other imitable phenomena. Supporters of the concept regard X as cultural analogues to genes in that they self- replicate, mutate and respond to selective pressures. The word first originated in Richard Dawkins Book “The Selfish Gene”
    125. 125. Answer• Meme
    126. 126. 16• Whose filmography ? – Sheela Ki Jawani (2010 Released) – Lage Raho Partner (2009) (Under Production) – Gabbar Singh (6 April 2007) (Released) – Free Entry (21 April 20a06) (Released) – Marna Zaroori Hai (2006) (Post-Production) – Angoor (4 November 2005) (Released) – Garam (11 February 2005) (Released) – Darwaza (26 September 2003) (Released) – Shaadi Basanti ki Honeymoon Gabbar ka(20 September 2002) (Released) – Duplicate Sholay (26 April 2002) (Released)
    127. 127. AnswerKanti Shah
    128. 128. Short Visual Connect Five images are bound by a common theme Teams can attempt the theme once every slidePoints for correct / incorrect answers are given on the slide EXHAUSTIVE! :D
    129. 129. 1 (+20/-10)
    130. 130. 2 (+20/-10)
    131. 131. 3 (+15/-5)
    132. 132. 4(+10/-5)
    133. 133. 5 (+5/0)
    134. 134. Answer!Last Batsmen out in in those World Cup final games where the losing team has been all out in 2nd inning.Zaheer Khan (2003)Ray Illingworth (1992)M Hendrick (1979)Jeff Thompson (1975)Michael Holding (1983!)
    135. 135. Infinite Bounce- 216 questions- clockwise
    136. 136. 1Connect to a 1990 release
    137. 137. Answer
    138. 138. 2 Members and Honorary Members are entitled to:• Wear the Insignia as a decoration• Be styled "Honourable"• Use the post nominal letters "OJ" (Members) or "OJ (Hon.)" (Honorary Members). Probably the most famous holder of this order has the middle name St Leo. Who?
    139. 139. Answer• Usain Bolt
    140. 140. 3• I was born a poor farmer in rural India in 1936.• When you get to my age, you want to share your knowledge and experience with the world. Over the course of my life, I was a teacher, earned a PhD, was an editor of a government publication for 14 years, became a father of five daughters and one son and still consider myself a country farmer with a single plough.• I wrote my PhD on the topic of indigenous games in the Indian State of Tamil Nadu..• When I purchased my first computer in 2005, just using the mouse was difficult because my hands shake.• Whose words and in what context???
    141. 141. Answer• Dr. Sengai Podhuvan PhD , appeal for donations to Wikipedia
    142. 142. 4Connect
    143. 143. 5It begins with the singing of a benediction. TheEnglish translation of which is "We ask ----------,as our Patron, to guide us through the encierroand give us his blessing".The singers finish byshouting “Viva ---- -------!, Gora ---- -------!”Participants dress in the traditional clothingwhich consists of a white shirt and trouserswith a red waistband. What and connect it tothe world of entertainment in 2011??
    144. 144. Answer• The Pamplona Bull Run• Climax of Zindagi Mile na Dobara
    145. 145. 6This is a throwing weapon made of weights on the endsof interconnected cords, designed to capture animalsby entangling their legs. It is most famously used by theSouth American gauchos. It shares its name withsomething used in modern sport. What??
    146. 146. Answer• The weapon is called Bolas• Bola- the bowling machine used by cricketers
    147. 147. 7Originally made of tortoise shell it is usuallyshaped in the form of an acute isocelestriangle. Nowadays they can also be made ofacetal, ultem and lexan amongst othermaterials. The extra light/thin version has athickness less than 0.44 mm. What am Italking about???
    148. 148. Answer• Guitar Picks
    149. 149. 8“Now ------- is disappearing from view, thecrowd is going frantic, But radar stations havepicked him up, somewhere over the Atlantic.Yes the crowd did not dream, when they putup the money, That they would see a totaleclipse of the ------”.Fill in the blanks.
    150. 150. Answer• Liston• Sonny
    151. 151. 9It was first used by the ancient Mesopotamians.It was initially made of reeds that grew on thesides of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers.It is derived from a Latin word meaning “apointed instrument, used by the Romans, forwriting upon wax tablets”. What am I talkingabout??
    152. 152. AnswerStylus
    153. 153. 10It "deals pretty much with drugs. How thingsget switched around, instead of youcontrolling what youre taking and doing, itsdrugs controlling you.“. It features incommercials for NASCAR. Performed 1380times, what?
    154. 154. Answer• Master of Puppets- Metallica
    155. 155. 11 He represented Puerto Rico in the 1983 World Masters games. 10 yearslater at the same event he ran the 100 m at a time of 15.34 s. A teamfounded by him holds a significant record in the field of endurance sports.Identify this great athlete, and what is the record?
    156. 156. Answer• Sri Chinmoy• The team with the most number of English Channel swims to its credit is the International Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team, with 35 crossings by 25 members (by 2005).
    157. 157. Answer• Golmaal• Amitabh Bacchan was shown shooting for Jurmana in Gol Maal• Mangta Hai to Aja Rasiya was played in the theatre in the movie• There were frequent references to Pele “The Black Pearl” in the movie.
    158. 158. 13Ad for?
    159. 159. Answer• Wikileaks
    160. 160. 14The English dubbed version of a 2011 movie was released in his name. Name the 2011 movie.
    161. 161. Answer• Urumi• Vasco Da Gama
    162. 162. 15"Malfaiteur en Tombeau, Crochir lEsplanade, Dans lFond dleau!", this phrase roughly translates to "Across all the seas, find the path to he who wrongfully entombed me!“. Uttered by whom, in which context??
    163. 163. Answer
    164. 164. 16Connect
    165. 165. Answer• Big Bash League Teams – Adelaide Strikers (movie- Striker) – Brisbane Heat (movie- Heat) – Hobart Hurricanes (movie- Hurricane) – Melbourne Renegades (movie- Renegades) – Melbourne Stars (movie- Superstar) – Perth Scorchers (movie- Scorcher) – Sydney Sixers (movie- Sixer in Kannada) – Sydney Thunder (movie- Days of Thunder)
    166. 166. Quizzing Power play 8 questions on 8 different FEST-ive topics Teams get to choose their topics based on ascending over of their scoresTeams can choose to take a power play on their direct question for +20/ -10
    167. 167. TAKE YOUR PICKPIRATES OF SILICON VALLEY LATERAL THINKINGTHUNDER DOWN UNDER YOUNG AND THE RESTLESSTHE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL ESCAPE TO VICTORYACROSS THE UNIVERSE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN Next round
    168. 168. PIRATES OF SILICON VALLEYWhat has been blanked out???
    169. 169. Answer Back
    170. 170. LATERAL THINKING Connect
    171. 171. Answer• Shots in Tennis – Drop – Slice – Smash – Ace Back
    172. 172. THUNDER DOWN UNDERHe was the second but eldest surviving son ofGeorge Holroyd. He sat as ConservativeMember of Parliament for Sussex East. Adonation of £150 made by him startedsomething significant in the world of sport.How do we know better??
    173. 173. Answer• Lord Sheffield Back
    174. 174. YOUNG AND THE RESTLESSHe sponsored an award given by SingaporeManagement University given to "anoutstanding student" in the InformationSecurity and Trust Course under the Bachelorof Science (Information System Management)degree. He featured in a television show onMTV known as What the ---------- .Who am I talking about? Complete the nameof the show.
    175. 175. Answer• Ankit Fadia• What the Hack Back
    176. 176. THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFULIdentify this attractive young lady, who won the 2004 French open mixeddoubles crown at the age of 16 alongside her countryman who was aged17 at the time.
    177. 177. Answer• Tatiana Golovin• Richard Gasquet Back
    178. 178. ESCAPE TO VICTORYRichard Kress scored their 1st in the 18thminute. Erwin Stein followed it up with their2nd in the 72nd . What happened inbetween???
    179. 179. Answer• Puskas scored 4 goals in the 46th, 56th, 60th and the 71st minutes• De Stefano scored 2 goals in the 27th and 30th minutes• De Stefano scored another in the 73rd minute and Erwin Stein scored again in the 75th minute• This was Real Madrid’s famous victory over Eintracht Frankfurt (7-3) in the European cup final of 1960 Back
    180. 180. ACROSS THE UNIVERSE• Identify and tell me who’s missing???
    181. 181. Answer• Arthur Compton• Lyman Spitzer• Edwin Hubble• Person missing is Subramanian Chandrasekhar• NASA’s 4 great observatories are named after these people Back
    182. 182. LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN• A won his only Academy award for the film Wonder Boys• B was the co-founder of a company called Handmade Films• C was named by Washington Post in 2008 as the 4th greatest music producer in history• 22 of D’s songs featured on the Billboard top 40 in a span of 4 years from 1960- 1964• E appeared in the 1997 movie “The Postman” starring Kevin Costner as the mayor of Bridge city• Who are A- E ???
    183. 183. Answer• Bob Dylan• George Harrison• Jeff Lynne• Roy Orbison• Tom Petty• The Traveling Wilbury’s Back
    184. 184. A COMMON THREAD 12 visuals connected by a theme +25 for getting the theme in visuals 1-3 +15 for getting the theme in visuals 4-6 +10 for getting the theme in visuals 7-9+5 for getting the theme in visuals 10-12 -5 for each incorrect attempt Only 1 attempt per set of 3 visuals
    185. 185. The Theme is…• Hollywood Walk of Fame – Neil Armstrong and the astronauts on Apollo XI – Zubin Mehta – Magic Johnson – Victoria’s Secret – Godzilla – Muhammed Ali – Mickey Mouse – Simpsons – Tom Bradley – LA Dodgers – LAPD – Charlie Chaplin
    186. 186. Infinite Bounce- 3
    187. 187. 1In the 1997 film Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprios character Jack Dawson mentions that he went ice fishing on the frozen waters of Lake Wissota near Chippewa Falls in Wisconsin, as a boy and eventually convinces Rose (Kate Winslet) not to jump. However, there is an anomaly in the storyline. What?
    188. 188. Answer• Lake Wissota is a man-made lake. Its construction completed in 1917. Titanic sank in 1912
    189. 189. 2Put fundae
    190. 190. Answer• Flash doesn’t work on Apple Products
    191. 191. 3Many people have noted the similaritybetween movie character X and well knownchap Vladimir Putin.. Since this was a popularsubject on the internet, the BBCs websiteCBBC has also conducted a poll on this matter.The special survey showed that 2/3 ofrespondents believed that Putin looks like X .A group of lawyers of Putin have also filed alawsuit on the producers of the movie. Whichcharacter ?
    192. 192. Answer• Dobby from Harry Potter
    193. 193. 4The Maharashtra State Commission for Women gives these away. What and why?
    194. 194. Answer• Duryodhana Awards
    195. 195. 5Put Funda.
    196. 196. Answer• (insert long story)
    197. 197. 6What is happening??
    198. 198. Answer• Angry Birds
    199. 199. 7Starting from the next year, the U.S. Open willbe doing something that no other Grand Slamhost has done before. What?
    200. 200. Answers• The tournament will be scheduled to end on Monday
    201. 201. 8In Iron Man, X (credited as "Himself") appears ata gala cavorting with three blond women, whereTony Stark mistakes him for Hugh Hefner. In thetheatrical release of the film, Stark simply greetsX as "Hef" and moves on without seeing his face;another version of the scene was filmed whereStark realizes his mistake, but X graciouslyresponds, “Thats okay, I get this all the time.”Who?
    202. 202. Answer• Stan Lee
    203. 203. 9• This is golfer Camilo Villegas, nicknamed Hombre Araña. What does Hombre Araña mean?
    204. 204. Answer• Spiderman
    205. 205. 10The Chakravarthy Cup named after SarojChakravarthy is a polo event created to raisefunds and sponsorships for charitiessupported by a particular family. Started in1997,it has proved to be a successful liaisonbetween arts, sports, influential businessmenand charities. The total donations have nowexceeded $1.96 million. Who are the Patronsof the Chakravarthy Cup?
    206. 206. Answer• Prince William and Harry
    207. 207. 11X were specialist soldiers of the GermanArmy in World War I. In the last years of thewar, they were trained to fight with "infiltrationtactics", part of the Germans new method ofattack on enemy trenches. The infiltration tacticsof these soldiers are still in use today, in one formor another. Other armies have also used the term"assault troops", or fireteams for specialistsoldiers who perform these infiltration tasks.What were they called? (Either the German nameor the English translation)
    208. 208. Answer
    209. 209. 12In a game in 1994, Brian Lara was stumped /caught behind by Rixon and Jeffery Dujon wascaught by Dennis Lillee at point. In this game,a luminous orange ball was used for the firsttime. Sunil Gavaskar scored 34 runs in thisgame as well. But, my question is, who wasthe bowler who got Lara and Dujon out?
    210. 210. Answer• Zoe Goss
    211. 211. 13Eoin Morgans classic reverse sweep shot issaid to have been perfected since he playedanother sport when he was young. Whichsport?
    212. 212. Answer• Hurling
    213. 213. 14In 1974, he was granted honorary citizenshipof every country that is a member of theUnited Nations. However, recently, heannounced his desire to give up thecitizenship of the country he belongs to. Thisis after he attended protests in a countrywhich is politically very opposed to his own.Who?
    214. 214. Answer• Superman
    215. 215. 15This person would publicly speak against thedivide-and-rule policy of the British and wouldask the two communities to unite. Some ofthe Muslim leaders got angry at him andclaimed, "Why are you talking nonsense. Havethe Hindus got you drunk?" Identify theperson and what was his response to thesetaunts?
    216. 216. Answer• This is Akbar Allahabadi who, in response wrote, Hungama Hai Kyon Barpa, Thodi Si Jo Pili Hai.
    217. 217. 16Put fundae
    218. 218. AnswerThis was the mock funeral held by 30,000Genoa supporters to celebrate their bitter rivalsSampdorias recent "passing" into Serie B.
    219. 219. AudienceHe is a British serial sex offender who has committed atleast 17 attacks on women in the city of Bath,Somerset.He is the subject of Britains longest–runningserial rape investigation, codenamed Operation Eagle,and has eluded capture since 1991.Detective InspectorPaul James of Avon and Somerset Constabulary,leading the operation, said it is "one of the mostcomplicated and protracted investigations" that theforce has ever undertaken. He was nicknamed afterleaving a baseball cap bearing a X , which was popularthat time .What’s he nicknamed ?
    220. 220. Answer• Batman Rapist• Batman Sign
    221. 221. Theme Round Plus 25 if cracked after answers 1 and 2 Plus 20 if cracked after answers 3 and 4 Plus 15 if cracked after answers 5 and 6 Plus 10 if cracked after answer 7 Plus 5 if cracked after answer 8No negatives, but only one chance per team for the whole theme ( that is, if a team get’s the theme wrong, they cannot attempt the theme anymore )
    222. 222. NoteClue for the theme : Please be specific with the connect, I am not looking for a story. Also, all I want is one word, not two words, not three words. ( Teams might be tempted to answer the theme with two words or three words, don’t! )
    223. 223. 1A funny incident happened when a news article in MIT’s college newspaper mocked an Indian governmental portal/website saying “they are trying too hard?”. What was the website and funda?
    224. 224. Answer(story)
    225. 225. 2Paris Hilton, her antics and her father’s hotel has sadly yet funnily been mocked / made fun of for almost a decade now. One such example of such an instance in pop culture, was that of a character with a personality matching that of Paris Hilton (heiress to a hotel) and so on in a hit Disney Channel show, “The Suite Life of Zach and Cody.” What was that character’s name in the show?
    226. 226. AnswerLondon Tipton
    227. 227. 3 : Storyline of which movie?
    228. 228. AnswerOnce upon a time in China
    229. 229. 4 : FITB with one word_______’s eyes are bigger than then the ball,` No wonder he never falls. Hes quick as lighting, but he’s balding, so he looks oh so frightening. Hes the boy to watch, No wonder hes top notch. No wonder hes brill, Hes got lots of skill. He scores lots of goals, Just like Scholes. Hes a cheetah searching for his prey, Because its easy every day. His girlfriend is mine (teehee) He can score from the half way line. He can strike the ball like lighting, And he can make you make you start fighting.
    230. 230. AnswerRooney (use this answer laterally, creatively, smartly etc. for connecting with the theme)
    231. 231. 5Logo of?
    232. 232. Answer
    233. 233. 6When Activision, a game developing company were developing Call of Duty : Black Ops, they received numerous letters, emails and requests asking for a particular feature in their game ; something that prevented certain users from being successful at the game since these users believed they were at a disadvantage. What did these users request for, which the developers added to the game on request?
    234. 234. AnswerColor Blind mode
    235. 235. 7 : What are these group of students posing in front of?
    236. 236. AnswerStatue of Three lies
    237. 237. 8Image of what, created by whom?
    238. 238. AnswerSynapse by Mark Zuckerberg
    239. 239. THEMEFACEBOOK
    240. 240. Hangman 8 questions- anticlockwise1st letter of each answer leads to the name of a famous personality +20 for getting the name in clues 1/ 2 +15 for getting the name in clues 3/ 4 +10 for getting the name in clue 5 +5 for getting the name in clue 6 -5 for each wrong attempt
    241. 241. ExampleAnswer ClueCadbury C-C-C---Lockheed Martin C-C-C-L-Amazon.com C-CAC-LAOsram COCACOLA
    242. 242. Hangman clue------------- (13 letters)
    243. 243. 1Connect
    244. 244. Answer• Andy Warhol movies – Chelsea girls – Empire – Batman Dracula – Flesh for Frankenstein – The Blue Movie
    245. 245. Hangman clue---A--------- (13 letters)
    246. 246. 2It was an Allied plan during World War II, thatmonitored Spain after the Spanish Civil War.The goal was to ensure that Britain would stillbe able to communicate with Gibraltar in theevent Spain joined the Axis Powers.Additionally, it was a plan for the defence ofGibraltar had the Germans invaded throughSpain. The man who developed this plan wassent to Gibraltar, to monitor militaryinstallations. Who? Also name the operation
    247. 247. Answer• Ian Fleming• Operation Goldeneye
    248. 248. Hangman clue---A-------I- (13 letters)
    249. 249. 3At a dinner party in 1778 held on his estate"The Oaks" in Carshalton, he and his friendsplanned an event, which was won by Bridget.At a celebration after Bridgets win, a similarcompetition was proposed and he tossed acoin with Sir Charles Bunbury for the honourof naming the event. He won, and the eventwas named after him. Identify him and thesporting term he lends his name to.
    250. 250. Answer• Edward Smith-Stanley, 12th Earl of Derby• Derby
    251. 251. Hangman clue---A-D-----I- (13 letters)
    252. 252. 4“The matrix has its roots in primitive arcade games.----------. A consensual hallucination experienceddaily by billions of legitimate operators, in everynation, by children being taught mathematicalconcepts. … A graphic representation of dataabstracted from banks of every computer in thehuman system. Unthinkable complexity. Lines oflight ranged in the nonspace of the mind, clustersand constellations of data. Like city lights,receding” .Lines from which book. Fill in the blankswith a popular term also.
    253. 253. Answer• Neuromancer• Cyberspace
    254. 254. Hangman clueN--A-D-----I- (13 letters)
    255. 255. 5 An article in the BBC News website on January 11, 2005 had the following lines:-• “It is stumped, May it rest in pieces” What was the article referring to???
    256. 256. Answer• The famous Canterbury cricket ground lime tree
    257. 257. Hangman clueN--A-D-----IC (13 letters)
    258. 258. 6Connect
    259. 259. Answer• Kookaburra – Australian mens Hockey Team are called the Kookaburras – This coin is a silver Kookaburra – Olly the Kookaburra was one of the mascots of the Sydney Olympics 2000
    260. 260. Hangman clueN--AKD--K--IC (13 letters)
    261. 261. 7It is commonly assumed to mean "deadly" or "sharp", but could also be referring to the material of which it is composed. It featured prominently in a 2010 movie starring Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter. What am I talking about? Name the movie
    262. 262. Answer• Vorpal Sword• Alice in Wonderland- 2010
    263. 263. Hangman clueN-VAKD--K-VIC (13 letters)
    264. 264. 8What term associated with music, gets itsname from this kind of establishment?
    265. 265. Answer• Jukebox from “Juke-joint”• Juke joint (or jook joint) is the vernacular term for an informal establishment featuring music, dancing, gambling, and drinking, primarily operated by African American people in the southeastern United States. The term "juke" is believed to derive from the Gullah word joog, meaning rowdy or disorderly
    266. 266. Hangman clueN-VAKDJ-K-VIC (13 letters)
    267. 267. 9 (Audience)Connect to get the name of a technology company
    268. 268. Answer• Osram – Osmium Crystals – The mineral Wolframite
    269. 269. Hangman clue
    270. 270. Infinite Pounce 8 questions- clockwiseBefore team getting the direct answers, other teams might attempt the question in writing for +10/-5
    271. 271. 1The 1st letter refers to an aircraft registered inthe USA. 2nd letter refers to a civil aircraft.The third letter is the same as the 2nd. These 3letters followed by 1701 were chosen by MattJeffries, as the registry number.The various types include “Constitution”,“Excelsior” and “Ambassador” amongstothers. What are we talking about??
    272. 272. Answer
    273. 273. 2----------- is a federally registered trademarkfirst developed by Parker Brothers, Inc. andnow owned by Escalade Sports. The name ------------- indicates a brand of equipment used toplay the sport. Name the brand/ trademarkand the sport.
    274. 274. Answer• Ping Pong• Table Tennis
    275. 275. 3 What was selected for a certain usage over two prominent rivals after a rigorous testing process that involved the following :-• 48 hours at 71° C followed by 30 minutes at 93° C• Four hours at -18° C• Fifteen cycles of heating to 71° C for 45 minutes, followed by cooling to -18° C for 45 minutes at 10-6 atm• 250 hours at temperatures between 20° C and 71° C at relative humidity of 95%• 100% oxygen at 0.35 atm and 71° C for 48 hours• 90 minutes at 10-6 atm at 71° C followed by 30 minutes at 93° C• 1.6 atm for one hour• Three cycles of 30 minutes vibration varying from 5 to 2000hz with minimum 8.8G impulse• 30 minutes at 130db from 40 to 10,000hz
    276. 276. Answer• Omega Speedmaster
    277. 277. 4A brand has recently changed their naming strategy. Thevarious ranges are going to be named after 5 different letters.What each of the letters stand for can be inferred from thevisuals. Connect the visuals
    278. 278. Answer• Samsung Galaxy – S (Supersmart) – R (Royal) – W (Wonder) – M (Magical) – Y (Young)
    279. 279. 5An extract of the lyrics of the song:- “Now Ive got them on the run, and Im looking for the high score; So its once around the block, And Ill slide back out the side door. Im really cookin now, eating everything in sight. All my moneys gone, so Ill be back tomorrow night. Cause Ive got ----- fever “What fever is the songwriter talking about?
    280. 280. Answer
    281. 281. 6Where is this located??
    282. 282. 7The word arose because of a sharp practiceused in exports of a certain commoditybetween America and England. It was such avaluable commodity that exporters sometimestry to fool the importers by mixing a helping ofwooden replicas into the sacks being shipped toEngland. Soon the term came to denotestupidity on the part of the victim of a trick.Name the commodity and the word.
    283. 283. 8It was launched at the price of Rs 2 each, theprice has since risen to Rs 10 each. Blue incolour, it was launched to cope up with the s areaction to the unprecedented response to aparticular programme. What am I talkingabout and name the programme.
    284. 284. Answer• Competition Postcard• Amul Surabhi
    285. 285. THANK YOU! :D
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