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  1. 1. The lone ranger
  2. 2. Gen quiz ● 20 questions ● questions 11,12,13 and 14 connect to one theme,the theme is a list(non exhaustive) ● No negatives ● questions 6,7,8,9 and 10 are starred ● Dont screw me the quiz is very trivial.
  3. 3. Let's start
  4. 4. 0. ● X is the nickname of the fictional character Michael Lanyard, a jewel thief turned private detective in a series of novels written by Louis Joseph Vance (1879–1933). A large number of movies based on and inspired by the books have been made. The character also appeared briefly on radio and television.
  5. 5. 0. ● Lone wolf
  6. 6. 1. ● British geneticist and evolutionary biologist, J B S Haldane, observed that the X are a true sequential depiction of the great unfolding of evolution. These X show an uncanny similarity to the biological theory of evolution of life on earth what did he relate modern evolution theory to?
  7. 7. 1.Dashavatar of vishnu in hindu mythology
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  9. 9. 2.gustav klimt
  10. 10. 3. ● What did mad magazine do in response?
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  12. 12. 4.sitter ● X is a 1951 novel by J. D. Salinger. Originally published for adults, it has since become popular with adolescent readers for its themes of teenage angst, and alienation. It has been translated into almost all of the world's major languages.Around 250,000 copies are sold each year with total sales of more than 65 million books. The novel's protagonist and antihero, Holden Caulfield, has become an icon for teenage rebellion. The novel was included on Time's 2005 list of the 100 best English- language novels written since 1923, and it was named by Modern Library and its readers as one of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. It has been frequently challenged in the United States and other countries for its liberal use of profanity and portrayal of sexuality.It also deals with complex issues of identity, belonging, connection, and alienation ● Which book?
  13. 13. 4.catcher in the rye
  14. 14. 5.code name for which os(non exhaustive), named after what? ● Buzz ● Rex ● Bo ● Hamm ● Slink ● Woddy ● Sarge ● wheezy
  15. 15. 5.debian ● Named after toy story characters
  16. 16. 6.*what form of painting originated from this
  17. 17. 6.what form of painting originated from this Monet, claude monet painted this
  18. 18. 7* ● He was born in Tiruvalla as the son of Rev. T. Thomas, a priest of the Mary Thomas Church. He completed his B.Sc degree from the Mary Thomas College, Tiruvalla, and also has an LL.B. He was motivated by the imposition of Emergency in 1977 to enter politics and joined the Kerala Vidyarthi Janata(KVJ), the state youth wing of the erstwhile Janata Party. He served in various positions, beginning as the KVJ Unit Secretary in Mary thomas College, Thiruvalla; then as Taluk Secretary, Thiruvalla, District President, Alappuzha, State Secretary, and as State President(1985- 88.) ● Who and which party does he head in kerala?
  19. 19. 7* Mathew T. Thomas, janata dala secular
  20. 20. 8.*
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  22. 22. 9.*who is this?
  23. 23. 9. Grigori Yakovlevich Perelman is a Russian mathematician who has made landmark contributions to Riemannian geometry and geometric topology. In 1994, Perelman proved the soul conjecture. In 2003, he proved Thurston's geometrization conjecture.
  24. 24. 10.**lame pic(xkcd)
  25. 25. 10.**
  26. 26. 11. ● X NBA career was highly successful. Playing the guard position as a professional, he was voted 12 times into the All-NBA First and Second Teams, was elected into the NBA All-Star Team 14 times, and was chosen as the All-Star MVP in 1972, the same year that he won the only title of his career. X holds the NBA record for the highest points per game average in a playoff series with 46.3. He was also a member of the first five NBA All- Defensive Teams (one second, followed by four firsts), which were introduced when he was 32 years old. Having played in nine NBA Finals, he is also the only player in NBA history to be named Finals MVP despite being on the losing team (1969). X was inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in 1980 and voted as one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA history in 1996.
  27. 27. 12. ● Jerry west
  28. 28. 12. ● X (born January 21, 1940), nicknamed "The Golden Bear", is an American professional golfer. He is widely regarded as the most accomplished professional golfer of all time, winning a total of 18 career major championships, while producing 19 second place and 9 third place finishes in them, over a span of 25 years.X focused on the major championships (Masters Tournament, U.S. Open, Open Championship, and PGA Championship), and played a selective schedule of regular PGA Tour events, yet still finished with 73 victories, third on the all-time list.
  29. 29. 12. ● Jack niklaus
  30. 30. 13. ● X (born March 17, 1972) is a retired American professional soccer player. X played many years as a forward for the United States women's national soccer team and was a founding member of the Washington Freedom. X held the record for international goals, more than any other player, male or female, in the history of soccer, until 2013 when fellow American Abby Wambach scored her 159th goal to break the record.X is also the third most capped female player in soccer history behind Kristine Lilly and Christie Rampone, appearing in 275 international matches. She also has the leads the team with most assists with 144.Hamm was named the women's FIFA World Player of the Year the first two times that award was given (in 2001 and 2002), and is listed as one of FIFA's 125 best living players (as chosen by Pelé). She was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame as well as the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Texas Sports Hall of Fame.
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  32. 32. 13.mia hamm
  33. 33. 14. ● X (June 29, 1936 – May 17, 2011), nicknamed "Killer" and "Hammerin' X", was an American professional baseball first baseman, third baseman, and left fielder. During his 22-year career in Major League Baseball (MLB), he played for the Washington Senators who later became the Minnesota Twins, and for the final season of his career, the Kansas City Royals. When he retired, he was second only to Babe Ruth in American League (AL) home runs and was the AL career leader in home runs by a right-handed batter (since broken by Alex Rodriguez).He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1984.
  34. 34. Harmon Killebrew
  35. 35. 15. the theme ● People(silhouette) in logo's of major sporting leagues
  36. 36. 16.which epic fictional journey did he mimic? ● Nick Kleckner went right across America in an epic 2,500- mile journey ● He left Atlantic Beach on Florida's east coast before finally arriving at Huntington Beach, California ● All the way he relied on Good Samaritans giving him food and a place to stay.. ● It took the 25-year-old 178 days to make the epic ocean to ocean journey on foot from Atlantic Beach on Florida's east coast to the pier at Huntington Beach, California. ● He grew a beard and went through five pairs of shoes before he reached the end of his 2,500-mile journey.
  37. 37. Forrest Gump
  38. 38. 17.which movie is this? ● The names of the two lead characters played by X and Y are references to the names of the production controller, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and the assistant director, Sudhir Mishra ● The code "Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon Ata Hai (What makes Albert Pinto angry)" which X's character gives to Z's character is actually the name of a film of which A, among other things, was the assistant director and in which X played the lead character, Albert Pinto. ● Director A paid tribute to the film Blow-Up (1966) in his film . The park where the two photographers shoot a dancing monkey is named Antonioni Park, after the director of 'Blow-Up', Michelangelo Antonioni. The photo of the monkey is blown up and it leads to the discovery of a murder.
  39. 39. 17.Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro
  40. 40. 18. ● Many people have asked about the meaning of our name. 'X' was inspired by a poem written more than 800 years ago during the Song Dynasty. The poem compares the search for a retreating beauty amid chaotic glamour with the search for one's dream while confronted by life's many obstacles. '...hundreds and thousands of times, for her I searched in chaos, suddenly, I turned by chance, to where the lights were waning, and there she stood.' X, whose literal meaning is hundreds of times, represents persistent search for the ideal. ● X became the first in its country to be included in the NASDAQ-100 index
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  42. 42. 19.translated lyrics of an ad song Beautiful and lovely mango, to us highly starving people, you will act as pile of batteries to recharge, Beautiful and lovely mango, you are partly wicked, you will act as pile of batteries to recharge, We are salivating greatly agreed, from unpleasant fighting people, we become happiest person in the world, As it is getting over, like a little girl, it is emitting eternal love, Beautiful and lovely mango, to us highly starving people, you will act as pile of batteries to recharge – 4 Beautiful and lovely mango, you are partly wicked…
  43. 43. 19.parle frooti ad Aamaletiya stavin crata pile pila Aamaletiya merlucchiya pile pila Inlorpotamanta tora tut tut tiya Less so less in nina amichiya strala Aamalitiya stavin crata pile pila Aameletiya merlucchiya pile pila Aamalitiya stavin crata pile pila Aameletiya merlucchiya pile pila Aamalitiya stavin crata pile pila Aameletiya merlucchiya.
  44. 44. 20.what are these? ● a jaṢ ḍ ṃ ● Ri abhṣ ● Gāndhār ● Madhyam ● Pañcam ● Dhaivata ● Ni ādṣ
  45. 45. 20. The seven basic swaras of the scale are named ● aṢ jaḍ ṃ ● Ri abhṣ ● Gāndhār ● Madhyam ● Pañcam ● Dhaivata ● Ni ādṣ