Quiz Prelims


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  • Quiz Prelims

    1. 1. 'May the Lord of the Oceans be Auspicious Unto Us'. Whose motto is it ?
    2. 2. How many tea spoons are there in 1 table spoon?
    3. 3. It is described as the "world's thinnest notebook”. What ?
    4. 4. Identify the gentleman relaxing at “Bugle Rock”?
    5. 5. How do we better know Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia?
    6. 6. A place in Bangalore is named after Sam Hormusji Framji Bahadur Jamshedji
    7. 7. Who’s the inspiration?
    8. 8. A B Identify A & B
    9. 9. Which company’s tagline is “ Look sharp ! Feel sharp ! Be sharp ! ” ?
    10. 10. This novel led to a major event in history. What?
    11. 11. 1. Real Madrid 3 - 0 Valencia 2. AC Milan 0 - 0 Juventus (3 - 2) pen 3. ___________ Vs _________ Fill in the blanks.
    12. 12. What does this picture depict?
    13. 13. Who is the current CEO of Yahoo! Inc. ?
    14. 14. JUST Identify
    15. 15. Track 1 Listen….
    16. 16. Track 2 Listen….
    17. 17. Track 3 Listen…. Tracks 1,2,3 are all common in some perspective. What?
    18. 18. He has won the National Film Award for three films. He has worked in projects like Saagara Sangamam,Nayagan,Sadma, Hey Ram and Cheeni Kum etc. He is a gold medalist from Trinity College of Music in classical guitar. Name him.
    19. 19. Funda?
    20. 20. Renkoji Temple is a Buddhist temple in Tokyo, Japan. It is the purported location of the ashes of ,Over the years, several Indian officials have visited Renkoji to pay their respects to Jawaharlal Nehru was the first dignitary to visit the site followed by Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Indira Gandhi & Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
    21. 21. X Identify X
    22. 22. Identify the playback singer. Listen….
    23. 23. What is the funda?
    24. 24. Who?
    25. 25. What is its significance?
    26. 26. What connects them?
    27. 27. Translated into English as the "place of [the] skull“, the site where crucificaxion of Jesus Christ took place. Name the site (or mountain).
    28. 28. X is a quintet which combines elements of traditional Indian music with elements of jazz. The band consists of English guitarist John McLaughlin, Zakir Hussain, U.Srinivas, Shankar Mahadevan and V. Selvaganesh who are all of Indian descent. The band's name is derived from John Mclaughlin's acoustic Indian fusion band Shakti which was active in the 1970s.Identify X?
    29. 29. This animal is known as Pyrenean Ibex….why has it been causing much jubilation in the scientific circles lately??
    30. 30. What is this gentleman doing?
    31. 31. The story of the word ______ goes that in 1791 a Dublin theater owner named James Daly made a bet that he could introduce a word into the Language within twenty-four hours. He then went out and hired a bunch of street urchins to write the word _____, which was a nonsense word, on walls around the city of Dublin. Within a day, the word was common currency and had acquired a meaning--since no one knew what it meant, everyone thought it was some sort of test--and Daly had some extra cash in his pocket. What word?
    32. 32. Who is being spoofed?
    33. 33. 1.Indian Navy 2.3 3.MacBook Air 4.D.V.G 5.Akshaye Kumar 6.Manekshaw 7.Sachin Tendulkar 8.The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe : Prince Caspian 9.Gillette 10.American Civil War 11.Chelsea Vs Manchester United 12.Partition of India 13.Carol Bartz 14.Blade Runner : Oscar Pistorius 15.OST for Spiderman 1,2,3 respectively 16.Illeyaraaja 17.Barack Obama 18.Subhash Chandra Bose 19.Glen Mc Grath 20.Yesudas 21.Doomsday Clock 22.William Hannah & Joseph Barbera 23.Built from the ruins of the Twin Towers 24.All have a Tennis Grand slam Stadium named after them 25.Golgotha or Calvary 26.Remember Shakti 27.Animal to become unextinct due to cloning 28.Alexander cutting the Gordian Knot 29.Quiz 30.Sanjaya Malakar