THE ENSEMBLESP-ENT QUIZ     THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
50 Questions4 phases2 WRITTEN – 8 qns each2 INFINITE BOUNCE SETS of 17 qns EACH                         THE ENSEMBLE SP-EN...
Phase I     THE ENSEMBLE ROUND            8 questions each worth 10 pointsAnswers start with the first letters of the word...
E                 Who‟s name                   has been               blanked out????THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO...
NThe project‟s name was chosen simply because it abbreviates easily.There is some speculation that the name comes from an ...
SEarly this season Williams announced that it would discontinuecarrying a motif that had been present on the front wing of...
E            What very basic name            did CBS give this new              show on their fall               2012 line...
M          The local derby in this         city is named the Derby         Della Madonnina after       the statue of the M...
What are these special collector‟s edition Barbie dolls in        B                      tribute to??                     ...
What inspired the cover of this Gorillaz album?             L                     THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SU...
EIn the movie Rock On, Farhan Akhtar‟s character says “ We neverbroke up, we just took a 14 year break”.This is in referen...
Answers !     THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
E                 Who‟s name                   has been               blanked out????THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO...
ETHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
NThe project‟s name was chosen simply because it abbreviates easily.There is some speculation that the name comes from an ...
NNine Inch Nails                  THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
SEarly this season Williams announced that it would discontinuecarrying a motif that had been present on the front wing of...
SSenna        THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
E            What very basic name            did CBS give this new              show on their fall               2012 line...
ETHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
M          The local derby in this         city is named the Derby         Della Madonnina after       the statue of the M...
MTHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
What are these special collector‟s edition Barbie dolls in        B                      tribute to??                     ...
BBond Girls     THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
What inspired the cover of this Gorillaz album?             L                     THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SU...
LBeatles‟ Let It Be        THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
EIn the movie Rock On, Farhan Akhtar‟s character says “ We neverbroke up, we just took a 14 year break”.This is in referen...
ETHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
Audience QN- What two jersey numbers were        presented to Usain Bolt???                 THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 ...
1The incident occurred at a first round match between X and TomGullikson. X approached umpire Edward James. "Chalk came up...
1JOHN McEnroe you cannot be serious                  THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
2From left to right, “they” are said to have the following occupations:Gambler and other "lowlifes”City guard or policeman...
2Pawns on a chessboard                        THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
3Ismat Chugtai wrote a famous short story called AjeebAdmi.Dharam Dev is a famous producer who discovers Zarina inMadras b...
3THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
4Taken in 2008 after Obama‟s first victory in the Presidential elections,the pic shows two guys embracing each other (with...
41968 Olympics Black Power Salute by Tommie Smith and JohnCarlos                                THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2...
5Photo poses like the ones shown below are called‘Horsemanning’. It gets its name from a 1820 short story.Name the short s...
5The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving                             THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
6What was inspired by real life events occurring at the location                       shown below                        ...
6THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
7                          What did he                           perform for                          the first time      ...
7Dick Fosbury, the Fosbury Flop                   THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
8Shown below is a plainchant hymn to John the Baptistwritten by Paulus Diaconus, an eighth century Lombardhistorian. A cer...
8Guido of Arezzo developed the do-re-mi solfegeUt queant laxis      resonare fibris,Mira gestorum      famuli tuorum,Solve...
9Shown here is an illustration byÉmile Bayard for the first editionof a 1862 novel. This iconicimage has ever since beenas...
9THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
10                        What connects???1963                      2005Aarti                     "Tere Liye" from Veer-Za...
10   Meena Kumari in 1963 and Javed Akhtar in 2005 won allnominations in their respective categories at the Filmfare Award...
11The Museum for Olympic and Sports inBarcelona, opened in 2005, displayshigh-performance sport competitions,recreational ...
11THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
12The _______ Mountains are a sub-alpine mountainrange located north of the western Alps, separatingthe Rhine and Rhone ri...
12Jura mountains, Jurassic Park                 THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
13                                  Fill in this list1     Rungrado May Day Pyongyang Nth Korea                        150...
132. SALT LAKE STADIUM, KOLKATA     9. THE MCG, MELBOURNE              THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
14  Id the common source ofinspiration for all these album             covers   THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
142001 A SPACE ODYSSEY           THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
15Daniel Handler wanted to receive material fromorganizations he found "offensive or funny", butdid not want to use his re...
15THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
16                This Boris Karloff                movie inspired the                members of a band              calle...
16THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
17Shown is a clip from Mel Brooks’ 1974 American comedyYoung Frankenstein.When Young Frankenstein was in theatres, a certa...
THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
PHASE IIIINFINITE BOUNCE17 QUESTIONS10 POINTS EACH               THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
1Which classic book is being referred in this cartoon??                           THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SU...
1THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
2Launched in 2002, FiveG is a Fairtrade Cotton Brand ofClothing selling in Debenhams retail outlets in the UK andIreland. ...
2THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
3    A 1959 cartoon by Bill    Mauldin which reads – “I won    the Nobel Prize for Literature.    What was your crime?”   ...
3THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
4Seen here with her husband himself a famous artist. Identify the lady                           in question              ...
4THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
5   Dear Esther is a first person   adventure game set on an   island in the Scottish   Hebrides. While the narrative   st...
5          EPISTOLARYWRITTEN IN THE FORM OF A LETTER                 THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
6                Picture taken at the                first ever T20                international                between Au...
6THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
7                    How did this                 particular movie get                     its name???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT ...
7Mark David Chapman who assasinated John Lennon famously carrieda copy of the Catcher in the Rye along. The book has 26 ch...
8Shown is the bust of a Greek hero whowas the cousin of Achilles and fought theTrojan war alongside him. It is said thathe...
8THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
9              The picture shows a              Resonator O made              by the National              Guitar Co. Thou...
9THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
10This European tennis player (pic onthe right) reached her highest WTAranking of 76 in 2001 and retiredfrom the game in 2...
10MIRKA VAVRINEC-FEDERER          THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
11       Neil Gaiman wrote a short       story called A Study in       Emerald as a reworking of       the Sherlock Holmes...
11THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
A Banksy work portraying QEII modeled on a famous             12         album cover. Artist and album???                 ...
12THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
13 This person actually made his film debut in JBDY, playing acharacter called the "Disco Killer". Unfortunately, all his ...
13THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
14Jason Bond at the Museum ofNatural History named thisspecies of trapdoor spider fromthe genus Myrmekiaphila afterthis ro...
14THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
15Identify the two greats who collaborated on this             movie (video removed)                        THE ENSEMBLE S...
15THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
16In June 2012 Google developer advocate Tim Brayproposed a new HTTP Error status code aimed atshining a light on web cens...
16THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
17This subject in art has theLatin name “ Mater Dolorosa”or the grieving mother.The name by which we knowit is the local w...
17Michelangelos The Pieta                           THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
PHASE IVSPORTING BOOKS AND OTHERIDIOSYNCRACIES8 QUESTIONSDIFFERENTIAL SCORING              THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 ©...
1             What one word has            been blanked out from                the title of this               Jonathan W...
1THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
2“In 1938... the years #1 newsmaker was not FDR, Hitler, orMussolini. Nor was it Lou Gehrig or Clark Gable. The subjectof ...
2THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
3                 Which legendary               cricketer features on                 the cover of this                   ...
3THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
4       Excerpt from a book that is set in       Texas. Adapted into a extremely       successful Sports based TV       se...
4THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
5                     What moniker                      was given to                     the match on                     ...
5THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
6                         Which                       legendary                     sports team is                     the...
6THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
7Journalist John Feinstein borrowed the title of hisbook A Good Walk Spoiled from Mark Twain‟sdescription of this sport. W...
7THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
8                Identify the (in               hindsight) rather               ironic title of this                     b...
8THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  1. 1. THE ENSEMBLESP-ENT QUIZ THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  2. 2. 50 Questions4 phases2 WRITTEN – 8 qns each2 INFINITE BOUNCE SETS of 17 qns EACH THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  3. 3. Phase I THE ENSEMBLE ROUND 8 questions each worth 10 pointsAnswers start with the first letters of the word ENSEMBLE 10 point bonus for cracking all 8 THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  4. 4. E Who‟s name has been blanked out????THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  5. 5. NThe project‟s name was chosen simply because it abbreviates easily.There is some speculation that the name comes from an item used inthe crucifixion of Christ or a physical attribute of Freddy Krueger.What project?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  6. 6. SEarly this season Williams announced that it would discontinuecarrying a motif that had been present on the front wing of allWilliam‟s cars for the past 18 years.When asked why Frank Williams said “ It‟s time and also now we‟vegot X”.Who was this a tribute to??? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  7. 7. E What very basic name did CBS give this new show on their fall 2012 line up???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  8. 8. M The local derby in this city is named the Derby Della Madonnina after the statue of the Madonna that adorns the Duomo or cathedral. Which city???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  9. 9. What are these special collector‟s edition Barbie dolls in B tribute to?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  10. 10. What inspired the cover of this Gorillaz album? L THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  11. 11. EIn the movie Rock On, Farhan Akhtar‟s character says “ We neverbroke up, we just took a 14 year break”.This is in reference to another legendary band who‟s lead singerused the line in the opening to their most iconic song.Which band?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  12. 12. Answers ! THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  13. 13. E Who‟s name has been blanked out????THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  14. 14. ETHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  15. 15. NThe project‟s name was chosen simply because it abbreviates easily.There is some speculation that the name comes from an item used inthe crucifixion of Christ or a physical attribute of Freddy Krueger.What project?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  16. 16. NNine Inch Nails THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  17. 17. SEarly this season Williams announced that it would discontinuecarrying a motif that had been present on the front wing of allWilliam‟s cars for the past 18 years.When asked why Frank Williams said “ It‟s time and also now we‟vegot X”.Who was this a tribute to??? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  18. 18. SSenna THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  19. 19. E What very basic name did CBS give this new show on their fall 2012 line up???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  20. 20. ETHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  21. 21. M The local derby in this city is named the Derby Della Madonnina after the statue of the Madonna that adorns the Duomo or cathedral. Which city???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  22. 22. MTHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  23. 23. What are these special collector‟s edition Barbie dolls in B tribute to?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  24. 24. BBond Girls THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  25. 25. What inspired the cover of this Gorillaz album? L THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  26. 26. LBeatles‟ Let It Be THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  27. 27. EIn the movie Rock On, Farhan Akhtar‟s character says “ We neverbroke up, we just took a 14 year break”.This is in reference to another legendary band who‟s lead singerused the line in the opening to their most iconic song.Which band?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  28. 28. ETHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  29. 29. Audience QN- What two jersey numbers were presented to Usain Bolt??? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  30. 30. 1The incident occurred at a first round match between X and TomGullikson. X approached umpire Edward James. "Chalk came up allover the place," he said. “___ _______ __ ______ man.” Hefollowed it up by saying, "You guys are the absolute pits of the world.“X was docked a point for the initial assault, and later lost anotherpoint for a racquet violation.His opponent Gullikson had this to say “It has no place. Everyonesafraid of these guys. All it would take is one default to put them inline. If it was the 120th player in the world, they would have defaultedhim.“The quote later went on to serve as the title for X‟s autobiography. IdX and fill in the blanks THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  31. 31. 1JOHN McEnroe you cannot be serious THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  32. 32. 2From left to right, “they” are said to have the following occupations:Gambler and other "lowlifes”City guard or policemanInnkeeperMerchant/MoneychangerDoctorWeaver/ClerkBlacksmithWorker/FarmerWhat are “they”? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  33. 33. 2Pawns on a chessboard THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  34. 34. 3Ismat Chugtai wrote a famous short story called AjeebAdmi.Dharam Dev is a famous producer who discovers Zarina inMadras brings her to Bombay and makes her a star, fallingin love with her along the way. However his obsession drivesZarina away from him and drives his wife Mangala, asuccesful playback singer, to take up alcoholism.Which real life love triangle is this based on? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  35. 35. 3THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  36. 36. 4Taken in 2008 after Obama‟s first victory in the Presidential elections,the pic shows two guys embracing each other (with both their wives).What „statement‟ did they make 40 years prior for which they wereostracized by the US sporting establishment? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  37. 37. 41968 Olympics Black Power Salute by Tommie Smith and JohnCarlos THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  38. 38. 5Photo poses like the ones shown below are called‘Horsemanning’. It gets its name from a 1820 short story.Name the short story and author. THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  39. 39. 5The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  40. 40. 6What was inspired by real life events occurring at the location shown below THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  41. 41. 6THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  42. 42. 7 What did he perform for the first time in 1968 that soon replaced the „straddle‟ as the method of choice?THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  43. 43. 7Dick Fosbury, the Fosbury Flop THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  44. 44. 8Shown below is a plainchant hymn to John the Baptistwritten by Paulus Diaconus, an eighth century Lombardhistorian. A certain gentleman in the eleventh centurydeveloped something after reading the first stanza of thehymn.Ut queant laxis resonare fibris,Mira gestorum famuli tuorum,Solve polluti labii reatum,Sancte Iohannes.Who and what did he develop ? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  45. 45. 8Guido of Arezzo developed the do-re-mi solfegeUt queant laxis resonare fibris,Mira gestorum famuli tuorum,Solve polluti labii reatum,Sancte Iohannes. THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  46. 46. 9Shown here is an illustration byÉmile Bayard for the first editionof a 1862 novel. This iconicimage has ever since beenassociated with the work –including the musical, subsequentprint editions and the yet to bereleased 2012 movie. Whichwork? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  47. 47. 9THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  48. 48. 10 What connects???1963 2005Aarti "Tere Liye" from Veer-ZaaraMain Chup Rahungi "Aisa Des Hai Mera" from Veer-ZaaraSahib Bibi Aur Ghulam "Main Hoon Na" from Main Hoon Na "Main Yahan Hoon" from Veer-Zaara "Yeh Taara Woh Taara" from Swades THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  49. 49. 10 Meena Kumari in 1963 and Javed Akhtar in 2005 won allnominations in their respective categories at the Filmfare Awards THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  50. 50. 11The Museum for Olympic and Sports inBarcelona, opened in 2005, displayshigh-performance sport competitions,recreational sports, sports in general andsports for disabled people. It includesadvanced technology and interactivemultimedia installations.In June 2010, it was renamed in thehonour of an iconic Spanish sportsadministrator who donated his prestigioussports collection to the museum.Who ? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  51. 51. 11THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  52. 52. 12The _______ Mountains are a sub-alpine mountainrange located north of the western Alps, separatingthe Rhine and Rhone rivers and forming part ofthe watershed of each. The range is predominantly locatedin France and Switzerland, extending into Germany.The name is derived from, a Latinized form ofa Celtic stem for "forest". The mountain range gives its nameto a phase in the geological time scale. It entered popularculture via a 1993 movie. Name the mountain range andmovie. THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  53. 53. 12Jura mountains, Jurassic Park THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  54. 54. 13 Fill in this list1 Rungrado May Day Pyongyang Nth Korea 150,0002. 120,0003. Beaver State College, 107,282 Pennsylvania, USA4. Michigan Ann Arbor, 106,201 Michigan, USA5. Azteca Mexico City, Mexico 105,0006. Ohio Columbus, Ohio, 102,329 USA7. National Bukit Jalil Kuala Lumpur, 100,200 Malaysia8. Darrell K. Royal- Austin, Texas, USA 100,119 Texas Memorial9. 100,01810. Neyland Knoxville, Tennessee, 100,011 USA THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  55. 55. 132. SALT LAKE STADIUM, KOLKATA 9. THE MCG, MELBOURNE THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  56. 56. 14 Id the common source ofinspiration for all these album covers THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  57. 57. 142001 A SPACE ODYSSEY THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  58. 58. 15Daniel Handler wanted to receive material fromorganizations he found "offensive or funny", butdid not want to use his real name, and henceinvented his pseudonym. The name has asimilarity to Jiminy Cricket, a fictional characterin Disney‟s 1940 movie, Pinocchio.Handler described Jiminy as "exactly the kind ofoverly moralistic, cheerful narrator who [sic] Idespise", was "likely a Freudian slip". Whenwriting his most popular set of works he and hiseditor thought that the books should bepublished under the narrators name (the nameof the pseudonym), rather than his. What name? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  59. 59. 15THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  60. 60. 16 This Boris Karloff movie inspired the members of a band called Earth to write a song that Jethro Tull described as the most demonic song ever. The band changed their name to the same name as the song. What band??THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  61. 61. 16THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  62. 62. 17Shown is a clip from Mel Brooks’ 1974 American comedyYoung Frankenstein.When Young Frankenstein was in theatres, a certain bandwas working on its third studio album, Toys in the Attic. Themembers of the band had written the music for a song butcouldnt come up with any lyrics to go with it. After a while,they decided to take a break and see a late night showingof Young Frankenstein, where this gag provided the title forthe hit track. Which song? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  63. 63. THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  64. 64. PHASE IIIINFINITE BOUNCE17 QUESTIONS10 POINTS EACH THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  65. 65. 1Which classic book is being referred in this cartoon?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  66. 66. 1THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  67. 67. 2Launched in 2002, FiveG is a Fairtrade Cotton Brand ofClothing selling in Debenhams retail outlets in the UK andIreland. Who owns the brand? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  68. 68. 2THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  69. 69. 3 A 1959 cartoon by Bill Mauldin which reads – “I won the Nobel Prize for Literature. What was your crime?” Who‟s the subject of the cartoon?THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  70. 70. 3THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  71. 71. 4Seen here with her husband himself a famous artist. Identify the lady in question THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  72. 72. 4THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  73. 73. 5 Dear Esther is a first person adventure game set on an island in the Scottish Hebrides. While the narrative structure is fairly common in the world of literature and even in music the game is unique in that it is probably the only videogame to use this unusual narrative structure. What structure???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  74. 74. 5 EPISTOLARYWRITTEN IN THE FORM OF A LETTER THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  75. 75. 6 Picture taken at the first ever T20 international between Australia and New Zealand. Why was Glenn McGrath red carded???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  76. 76. 6THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  77. 77. 7 How did this particular movie get its name???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  78. 78. 7Mark David Chapman who assasinated John Lennon famously carrieda copy of the Catcher in the Rye along. The book has 26 chapters. Themovie Chapter 27 retells the story of Chapmans day in New York onthe day of the assassination THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  79. 79. 8Shown is the bust of a Greek hero whowas the cousin of Achilles and fought theTrojan war alongside him. It is said thathe was the second strongest warrior inAgamemnon‟s army after Achilles.He was not wounded in any of thebattles described in the Iliad, and he isthe only principal character on eitherside who does not receive personalassistance from any of the gods who takepart in the battles.Which sporting entity is named for him? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  80. 80. 8THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  81. 81. 9 The picture shows a Resonator O made by the National Guitar Co. Though the model was phased out in 1941, it enjoyed considerable popularity among guitar aficionados following a 1985 release. What release???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  82. 82. 9THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  83. 83. 10This European tennis player (pic onthe right) reached her highest WTAranking of 76 in 2001 and retiredfrom the game in 2002 due to apersistent foot injury.Her best performance in a GrandSlam tournament is her third roundloss at the US Open in 2001.Yet, she has been veryfamous/recognized on the tenniscircuit especially post 2009.Who is she? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  84. 84. 10MIRKA VAVRINEC-FEDERER THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  85. 85. 11 Neil Gaiman wrote a short story called A Study in Emerald as a reworking of the Sherlock Holmes work A Study in Scarlet. The story contains numerous retro ads referencing many classic works of literature of the period. One such is shown below. What classic work does this ad reference???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  87. 87. A Banksy work portraying QEII modeled on a famous 12 album cover. Artist and album??? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  89. 89. 13 This person actually made his film debut in JBDY, playing acharacter called the "Disco Killer". Unfortunately, all his scenes werecut out & we no longer know this as his debut.He then went to make his debut playing a character several yearsolder than himself earning several awards and accolades in theprocess.Who? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  91. 91. 14Jason Bond at the Museum ofNatural History named thisspecies of trapdoor spider fromthe genus Myrmekiaphila afterthis rock musician X famous forhis activism.The irony of naming a speciesfound almost exclusively inAlabama after X was apparentlytotally lost on him.Who THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  93. 93. 15Identify the two greats who collaborated on this movie (video removed) THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  95. 95. 16In June 2012 Google developer advocate Tim Brayproposed a new HTTP Error status code aimed atshining a light on web censorship in light of thecensorship laws springing around the world. Heproposed an error message (similar to 404 being ‘NotFound’) to mark censored pages. This was in tribute toa recently deceased author. What’s the error messageand who is the author? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  97. 97. 17This subject in art has theLatin name “ Mater Dolorosa”or the grieving mother.The name by which we knowit is the local word forcompassion or mercy.When additional people arepresent as part of the artwork itis termed a lamentation. Thepicture on the left was dubbedthe American ______ post9/11. What‟s the good word?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  98. 98. 17Michelangelos The Pieta THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  99. 99. PHASE IVSPORTING BOOKS AND OTHERIDIOSYNCRACIES8 QUESTIONSDIFFERENTIAL SCORING THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
  100. 100. 1 What one word has been blanked out from the title of this Jonathan Wilson book??THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  102. 102. 2“In 1938... the years #1 newsmaker was not FDR, Hitler, orMussolini. Nor was it Lou Gehrig or Clark Gable. The subjectof the most newspaper column inches in 1938 wasnt even aperson. It was an undersized, crooked-legged racehorse named___________.“Fill in the blanks THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  104. 104. 3 Which legendary cricketer features on the cover of this book??THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  106. 106. 4 Excerpt from a book that is set in Texas. Adapted into a extremely successful Sports based TV series. “Odessa is the setting for this book, but it could be anyplace in this vast land where, on a ______ _______, a set of spindly lights rise to the heavens to so powerfully, and so briefly, ignite the darkness...As someone later described it, those lights become an addiction if you live in a place like Odessa, the _______ _______ fix."THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  108. 108. 5 What moniker was given to the match on which this book is based???THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  110. 110. 6 Which legendary sports team is the subject of this book??THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  112. 112. 7Journalist John Feinstein borrowed the title of hisbook A Good Walk Spoiled from Mark Twain‟sdescription of this sport. What sport was this basedon?? THE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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  114. 114. 8 Identify the (in hindsight) rather ironic title of this bookTHE ENSEMBLE SP-ENT QUIZ 2012 © MARIO SURAJ
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