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The Fool and Final Quiz - Quiz Inc

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The final quiz by Quiz Inc for the season 2012-13 and the swansong quiz of Saket Jain and Saish Redkar in NITD
Till then keep quizzing folks.
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The Fool and Final Quiz - Quiz Inc

  1. 1. Hosted by Saish Redkar
  2. 2. 0.X is what you are listening to.It was copied in the movie Y.Id X and Y.
  3. 3. 1.
  4. 4. 2.
  5. 5. 3.
  6. 6. 4.
  7. 7. 5.How do we better knowBhanurekha Ganesan?
  8. 8. 6. The erstwhile automobile companiesDKW, Wanderer and Horch merged witha 4th company to form a newautomobile company which had thesame name as the 4th company. Whichwas the 4th company?
  9. 9. 7*. This song consists of six sections: introduction, ballad, guitarsolo, opera, hard rock and outro. This format, with abruptchanges in style, tone and tempo, was unusual to rock music.Intro (0:00–0:49)Ballad (0:49–2:35)Guitar solo (2:35–3:03)Opera (3:03–4:07)Hard rock/Heavy metal (4:07–4:56)Outro (4:56–5:55)
  10. 10. 8*. Give me the funda behindthis graph.
  11. 11. 9*. The inspiration behind the“Artists” logo.
  12. 12. 0.X is what you are listening to.It was copied in the movie Y.Id X and Y.
  13. 13. X - 1492 Conquest Of ParadiseY – Koyla by Rajesh Roshan
  14. 14. 1.
  15. 15. PlayStation
  16. 16. 2.
  17. 17. 3.
  18. 18. It stands for the number of times he’s won thatparticular grand slams
  19. 19. 4.
  20. 20. Peter Cullen – the voice of OptimusPrime
  21. 21. 5.How do we better knowBhanurekha Ganesan?
  22. 22. Please leave if you didn’t answer this
  23. 23. 6. The erstwhile automobile companiesDKW, Wanderer and Horch merged witha 4th company to form a newautomobile company which had thesame name as the 4th company. Whichwas the 4th company?
  24. 24. 7*. This song consists of six sections: introduction, ballad, guitarsolo, opera, hard rock and outro. This format, with abruptchanges in style, tone and tempo, was unusual to rock music.Intro (0:00–0:49)Ballad (0:49–2:35)Guitar solo (2:35–3:03)Opera (3:03–4:07)Hard rock/Heavy metal (4:07–4:56)Outro (4:56–5:55)
  25. 25. Bohemian Rhapsody- Queen
  26. 26. 8*. Give me the funda behindthis graph.
  27. 27. Love Actually
  28. 28. 9*. The inspiration behind the“Artists” logo in iPhone.
  29. 29. Bono from U2
  30. 30. Round hosted by Saket JainTECH + GENERALROUND
  31. 31. • 16 Questions.• No Negative Marking.• +10 For Correct.• Written Round.RULES
  32. 32. • It was a Live Conference scheduled forhalf an hour went on for over an hour andmore than 200 questions were receivedon different aspects of the X. Identifyblanked part?
  33. 33. • Community RadioANSWER
  34. 34. CONNECT W.R. T. ANIMATIONTECHNOLOGY
  35. 35. • MOCAP – Motion Capture Technology
  36. 36. • X is the Indian domestic card paymentnetwork being set up by NationalPayments Corporation of India (NPCI) atthe behest of banks in India. X is regardedas indi’s answer to MasterCard. Thisscheme would be similar to domesticcard schemes one of which is ChinaUnionPay in China. Identify X?
  37. 37. • RupayANSWER
  38. 38. • X is a Punjabi film based on real lifeevents during the Khalistan movement,was banned by the Punjab Governmenton the eve of its release across theatres.IDENTIFY
  39. 39. • Sadda Haq(Our right), The filmis based onthe dark days of militancy in PunjabThefilm has faced criticism that it seeks toglorify the Khalistani movement andmilitant leaders like Jarnail SinghBhindranwale.ANSWER
  40. 40. • X is a material which is created by dryingthe semi solid gel and removing thesolvent. The material is visible in solid statewith many of its inner poles filled with air,which accounts for its minimum density.The world’s lightest substance - X- that hasa density of one sixth of the density of air.Identify x?
  41. 41. • Carbon AerogelANSWER
  42. 42. • X is an initiative by the Reliance Industriesin the field of biotechnologicaladvancement. It is established as a partof the subsidiary of Reliance Life Sciences.X is the first to have a registered cordblood bank and repository in India as wellas the entire region of South East Asia.Identify?
  43. 43. • RelicordANSWER
  44. 44. PUT FUNDA
  45. 45. • The book, titled "I am Malala", will bepublished by Weidenfeld & Nicholson inthe UK and Commonwealth and by Little,Brown in the rest of the world.ANSWER
  46. 46. • AMPRI- C-MMACS - CBRI - CCMB- CDRI -CECRI- CEERI - CFTRI - CGCRI - CIMAP -CIMFR - CLRI - CRRI - CSIO – CSMCR IIGIB -IHBT - IICB - IICT - IIIM- IIP - IMMT - IMTECH –IITR- NAL –l NBRI - NCL - NEERI - NGRI –NIO-NISCAIR - NISTADS - NML NPL – NEIST -SERCCONNECT
  47. 47. • Subsidiaries of CSIRANSWER
  48. 48. CONNECT
  49. 49. • Big Three of Science fiction. Isaac AsimovRobert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke
  50. 50. • X owns the worlds largest privateundersea cable system spanning 65,000kms seamlessly connecting 40 keybusiness markets in India, the Middle East,Asia, Europe, and the U.S. With its recentacquisition of eWave World, a pioneer inthe global Wimax space, X has thecapability to launch 4G services in over50 countries. It has also acquired VancoGroup, enabling the company to providemanaged services to over 230 countriesand territories across the globe. Identify X.
  51. 51. • Reliance Globcom
  52. 52. • X was first used on April 3, 1973 by Motorola engineerMartin Cooper, head of a team working on Xtechnologies.Cooper made the call on Sixth Avenue inNew York, before going into a press conference using aMotorola DynaTAC – a device that weighed one kilogram,(2.2 pounds) and had a battery life of 20. Few days Xbecome 40 years old. Identify X.
  53. 53. • Mobile PhoneANSWER
  54. 54. • It is a Technology enhanced learninginitiative involving IITs and Indian Institutesof Management (IIMs) was first proposedby IISc Bangalore in the year 1999,[1]immediately following a Workshop onTechnology Enhanced Learningconducted in Bangalore in collaborationwith Carnegie Mellon University (CMU),Pittsburgh, USA. Identify?
  55. 55. • NPTELANSWER
  56. 56. • 1. 2 multiplied by itself 57,885,161 timesminus 1• 2. 2 multiplied by itself 43,112,609 timesminus 1• 1 is which has over 17 million digits, is onlythe 48th Mersenne ever found and the14th discovered by GIMPS.• what are we talking about?
  57. 57. • Prime Number/ Mersenne primesANSWER
  58. 58. • X seems to have been independentlyinvented by Galileo Ferraris and NikolaTesla, a working model having beendemonstrated by them. Tesla applied forU.S. Patents ,was granted some of thesepatents. He presented his technicalpaper A New System for AlternatingCurrent Motors and Transformers to theAmerican Institute of Electrical Engineers(AIEE). Identify x?
  59. 59. • Induction MotorANSWER
  60. 60. • X is the stock market trading activity foran hour on the auspicious occasion ofDeepawali. X in the stock markethappens for about an hour on Diwali day.Usually, this trading session is held in theevening. It is a symbolic ritual which hasbeen performed for years.Identify?
  61. 61. • Muhurat TradingANSWER
  62. 62. IDENTIFY?
  63. 63. • Anubhuti Coach- It is a state of the artLHB coaches with 50 seating capacity,featuring ergonomically designedcushioned seats, LCD screens, modulartoilets and stylish interiors, announced inthe Railway Budget of 2013 are to beproduced at the Rae Bareli coachfactory. They are fitted with automaticdoors, the interiors and lightingarrangements will be aestheticallydesigned to enhance the ambience.ANSWER
  64. 64.  You will be shown blanked out Amul ads. You need to give me the funda behind these ads. Another aspect of these ads is their awesome captions,which too will be blanked out. You either guess the original caption OR give a caption ofyour own. The caption written goes out to voting amongst the teams(anonymous voting). 10 points for the correct funda. 15 points for the exact caption. 10 points if majority of the teams vote for your caption.
  65. 65. 1.
  66. 66. Amuls take on CAG report that states nearly150 coal fields were allotted to private andstate-run firms without transparency andobjectivity between 2005 and 2009. This ledto a loss of Rs. 1, 80,000 crore to exchequer.
  67. 67. 2.
  68. 68. The Satyam Computer Services scandal wasa corporate scandal that occurred in India in 2009where Chairman Ramalinga Raju confessed thatthe companys accounts had been falsified.
  69. 69. 3.
  70. 70. This Amul ad takes a dig at businessman and Congress chief SoniaGandhis son-in-law Robert Vadras controversial post on hisFacebook account - "mango people in a banana republic.”Mr Vadra had been in the eye of the storm with activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal calling his business transactions withreal estate giant DLF illegal.
  71. 71. 4.
  72. 72. The Shane-Warne and Elizabeth Hurleyaffair
  73. 73. 5.
  74. 74. Amul inspired by the rave party busted by cops in MumbaiTelevision actors and real life couple, Apurva and ShilpaAgnihotri, and IPL cricketers Wayne Parnell and RahulSharma were among the celebrities at the party.
  75. 75. 6.
  76. 76. Amul ad depicting the Indian cricket world without asponsor. Sahara did not renew it’s contract ofsponsorship with the BCCI - Feb12
  77. 77. 7.
  78. 78. Amul ad for the race to the Presidency betweenPranab Mukherjee and PA Sangma
  79. 79. 8.
  80. 80. +50/-25
  81. 81. +30/-15
  82. 82. +20/-10
  83. 83. +10/0
  84. 84. ANSWERS

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