Question ‐ 1During World War 1, this was converted into a 600 bed hospital. This has got historic connection with Eiffel Tower, Paris. First building in India to install and operate a steam elevator.What are we talking about ?
AnswerTaj Mahal Palace and Tower , Mumbai The dome of the hotel is made from the same steel as used in the Eiffel Tower. Jamshedji Tata imported the same steel during that time.
Question ‐ 2Turquotte is the second name of a celebrity. How do we know this celebrity as?
Question ‐ 5 Why did Barrack Obama use 22 pens to Sign the historic $ 938 Billion Health Care Bill?
AnswerThe rationale is fairly simple. The pen used to sign historic legislation itself becomes a historical artifact. The more pens a President uses, the more thank‐you gifts he can offer to those who helped create that piece of history.
Question ‐ 6 Identify this personality.• Born to a Marathi novelist and named after his dad’s favourite music director S.D. Burman• Joint Venture with Future Group to launch range of products in his name• Closely associated with Apnalaya, a Mumbai based NGO• First overseas born player to represent YORKSHIRE
Question ‐ 7This project was conceived in the WilburSmith study in 1962, designed by SeshadriSrinivasan measures 126 meters at its peak andcompleted after 38 years exceeding its initialbudget by several times and is worth the Rs. 50spent for using it.What is being referred here ?