7. 5In 1978, Steve Averill, a punk rock musician andfamily friend of Claytons, had suggested sixpotential names from which the band chose “___”for its ambiguity and open-ended interpretations,and because it was the name that they disliked theleast.Before this, the group had two other names (for ashort period): Feedback and The Hype.Which group?
10After the death of Israels first president,Chaim Weizmann, in November 1952, PrimeMinister David Ben-Gurion offered him theposition of President of Israel, a mostlyceremonial post. The offer was presented byIsraels ambassador in Washington, Abba Eban,who explained that the offer "embodies thedeepest respect which the Jewish people canrepose in any of its sons”. However, hedeclined, and wrote in his response that he was"deeply moved", and "at once saddened andashamed" that he could not accept it. Who?
11• On April 3, 1973, standing on Sixth Avenue in New York City near the New York Hilton hotel, Martin Cooper made a phone call before going to a press conference upstairs in the hotel. That call was placed to Dr. Joel S. Engel, head of research at Bell Labs.• What is the significance of this phone call?
12 Country Production in tonsIndia 13,501,000Peoples Republic of China 3,752,000Mexico 2,050,000Thailand 1,800,000Pakistan 1,719,180Indonesia 1,620,000Brazil 1,546,000World total 33,445,279 • Chart showing production of what?
13This two-word phrase is defined by the ShorterOxford English Dictionary as "the evening ofthe fifth of January,, the eve of the Epiphany,formerly the last day of the Christmas festivitiesand observed as a time of merrymaking,”It is also the name of a Shakespeare play that isalternatively called “What You Will” What?
18Infibeam Pi is India‟s first device of this category. Itis less than 10mm thick and lightweight at 180 gm. Itcomes with a pair of earphones and supports amusic library. It has local Indian language support.Their online store is on www.infibeam.comWhat is Pi?
19• The word comes from the 13th century French verb meaning “to do something or to undertake” The first academic usage of the term was by economist Richard Cantillon in 1730• It was popularized by Jean-Baptiste Say, a French economist, who defined it as “……, especially a contractor, acting as intermediary between capital and labor”?• What word?