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Finals echoes2012_spent_1

  1. 1. AND PRESENT THE LAST BALLTHE SPENT QUIZ – Sports and EntertainmentQM: ‘C’est la vie’ Arif
  2. 2. What is the claim to fame of this graphic novel series ?
  3. 3. Ans• It is the only comic book series ever to have won a Pulitzer Prize
  4. 4. • How are the pictures collectively known as ?(Not an exhaustive list)
  5. 5. Ans• Chuck Lorre Vanity Cards(On the vanity card for Chuck Lorre Productionsat the end of every episode of Dharma & Greg,Two and a Half Men, The Big Bang Theory andMike & Molly, Lorre includes a message thatusually reads like an editorial, essay, orobservation on life)
  6. 6. • Connect
  7. 7. • Andha Naal (English: That Day!)
  8. 8. Ans• Rashomon Effect• effect of the perception on recollection• when observers of an event are able to produce substantially different but equally plausible accounts of it.
  9. 9. A woman director with Heinrich Himmler, Reichsführer-SS .What was hermost famous creation?
  10. 10. Ans• Leni Riefenstahl was a German film director• Her most famous film was Triumph des Willens (Triumph of the Will), a propaganda film made at the 1934 Nuremberg congress of the Nazi Party
  11. 11. When?"You can see the end of the world but its just ashame you dont know what youre looking at."- Former New Zealand wicketkeeper AdamParore
  12. 12. AnsWhen he became the first cricketer to scaleMount Everest but was too disoriented to enjoythe view!
  13. 13. What ranking?1. Michael Schumacher 1162. Sebastien Buemi 1143. Kamui Kobayashi 994. Jaime Alguersuari 945. Pastor Maldonado 916. Paul di Resta 907. Sergio Perez 878. Rubens Barrichello 869. Jenson Button 8510. Felipe Massa 82(Source: Mercedes GP data, 2011)
  14. 14. Ans• The top 10 overtakers of 2011 F1 season
  15. 15. Artist?
  16. 16. • American footballer OJ Simpson, golfer Jack Nicklaus, jockey Willie Shoemaker• Muhammad Ali, Chris Evert, Pele, figure skater Dorothy Hamill
  17. 17. Ans• Andy Warhols Athletes Series
  18. 18. Connect
  19. 19. AnsJapanese Hanafuda (lit. flower cards) Playing Cards
  20. 20. Theme Only LVC• +20 / -10• +15 /-7• +10 / -5• +5 / No -ve
  21. 21. Pictures follow
  22. 22. Ans follows
  23. 23. Ans• Pepsi Change the Game• World Cup Ads
  24. 24. The film X has a scene in which several starsmake guest appearances while appearing for thepremiere of the movie Y . They include DilipKumar, Geeta Dutt, Guru Dutt, Kishore Kumar,Raj Kumar, Rajendra Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar,Sohrab Modi, Mohammed Rafi, Nargis, Nadiraand Nimmi. In the movie X, the lead actor isshown selling tickets of Y in black
  25. 25. Ans• X- Kala Bazaar• Y- Mother India
  26. 26. • Yubi Lakpi is a Manipuri style of rugby. Yubi means a ____ and Lakpi means snatching in the Manipuri language. To score a goal, a player has to approach the goal from the front with his oiled ___ and pass the goal line. The __ serves the purpose of a ball and is offered to the king or the judges who sit just beyond the goal line.
  27. 27. Ans• coconut
  28. 28. What was inspired after him?• Perhaps most well know under the name ‘The French Angel’, Maurice Tillet was born in France in 1903 .He aspired to become an actor and was highly intelligent, allegedly speaking 14 languages and being quite gifted in prose.• However, in his twenties, Maurice developed acromegaly - a rather rare hormonal disorder that occurs when the pituitary gland produces excess growth hormone.• Tillet moved to the United States where he made a living on his appearance by becoming a professional wrestler, and was dubbed as the "freak ___ of the ring
  29. 29. Ans• Shrek
  30. 30. What?Leader:Ringa pakia! (Slap the hands against the thighs!)Uma tiraha! ( Puff out the chest)Turi whatia! (Bend the knees!)Hope whai ake! (Let the hip follow!)Waewae takahia kia kino! (Stamp the feet as hard as you can!)Leader:Ka mate, ka mate (I die, I die)Others:Ka ora Ka ora (I live, I live)Leader:Ka mate, ka mate (I die, I die)Others:Ka ora Ka ora (I live, I live)All:Tēnei te tangata pūhuruhuru (This is the fierce, powerful man)Nāna i tiki mai whakawhiti te rā (Who caused the sun to shine again for me)A Upane! Ka Upane! (Up the ladder, Up the ladder)Upane Kaupane" (Up to the top)Whiti te rā,! (The sun shines!)
  31. 31. Ans: Haka dance
  32. 32. The origins of the name X is debatable.One theory goes like this:It was part of the founder’s favourite parable:“We are all born into this world with a bigboulder on our shoulder. Every day we chip at ituntil, at the end of our lives, all that is left is asmall ___that makes up you!”
  33. 33. Ans• Hard Rock Café
  34. 34. See Jungle! See Jungle! Go Join Your Gang, Yeah. City All Over! Go Ape Crazy. by pop rock group Bow Wow Wow
  35. 35. Le déjeuner sur lherbe ("The Luncheon on the Grass") – originally titled Le Bain (The Bath) –oil on canvas painting by Édouard Manet
  36. 36. Graffiti famous during which event?“ Only an imbecile worries - nobody beatsHondurasPick up your guns and lets go guysCut those Salvadorans down to size”
  37. 37. Ans : The football WarDates : July 14 - July 18, 1969.Also known as the 100 Hours WarIt was fought over Honduran land reform and El Salvadorsimmigration problem, as well as a border dispute.These existing tensions between the two countries coincidedwith the inflamed rioting during the second North Americanqualifying round of the 1970 FIFA World CupNoted for being the last war where both sides fought in theskies using piston-engined fighters, namely ex-AmericanWorld War II and Korean War fighters.

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