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  1. 1. Go Ogle 2014 Four sections, 126 points. Quiz closes at 1900 hrs, Monday 6 Jan 2014 Post answers at Or mail arul.mani@gmail.com
  2. 2. Go Ogle 2014 Text Appeal 10 questions, 26 points Points mentioned in brackets
  3. 3. 1. From twenty-six, choose the first, the second , the third, the fourth, the fifth and the sixth. Then jump to the tenth, the thirteenth, and finally to the nineteenth. What do you now have? (1)
  4. 4. 2. We could start with the lot that Milton used the adjective Atlantick for, joints where Yankee ladies were once comfortably sophomoric, consider a bunch of oily majors from the 1970s, and even travel in the right direction on the Indian map, and come up with the same answer. (1+4)
  5. 5. 3. According to some, this name references a plant product that you could pop in the mouth. According to others, the reference is not to taste but to appearance, to the fact that this too is found in clusters on the branch. What two things are we talking about? (2)
  6. 6. 4. Some 19th century fictional characters have lapsed into this precise phrase for a state of mind. The visual connection with gloom is now forgotten, and fanciful connections are now made between deep thought and an accompanying furrowing. You might also think of it as a décor problem, but that too is mere fancy. What? (1)
  7. 7. 5. When its not an airborne agency, it’s an accurate description of the model of statehood chosen by the three Asian countries, and one short-lived state in the 1990s. Answer everything. (1+3+1)
  8. 8. 6. This should make you a lover of men, but since the English language has no respect for logic, it now indicates a man who is something of a playboy. What word? How does this chap help? (1+1)
  9. 9. 7. Sixer familiar to Ananthapuri residents comes from a word for ‘to stand’. Very logical because reclining or sitting are exceptions rather than the norm, across the world. (1)
  10. 10. 8. While it has been reported from a village near Malappuram, and another in Nigeria, this location near the Argentine border caused far more speculation due to a historical accident. Experts believe that a freak genetic accident is more likely to have caused it; not anything in the water, and no experiments. Identify it, the place/s, and the misplaced speculation. (1+3+1)
  11. 11. 9. Proverbially addressed king is also fictional traveller's forename. (1+1)
  12. 12. 10. Prize named after a writer who was briefly president was first awarded in the 1960s to writer who later briefly wanted to be president. Identify everybody/everything. (1+1)
  13. 13. Go Ogle 2014 Visual Exhaust 25 questions, 68 points
  14. 14. 1. Doctor ain’t such a queer fish, but something else is named after him. What is correct? What’s erroneous? (2+1)
  15. 15. 2.What 1996 restitution of a structure destroyed by Christian zeal long ago, in a city with a Hollywoodish surname? (2)
  16. 16. 3. Whatchoo lookin’ at? Four fundas in all. (4)
  17. 17. 4. Started something of a purist kind, and began with his name. (2+1)
  18. 18. 5. Look up and bob, before you tell us what and where. (2)
  19. 19. 6.Too many famous people here; Just pick the guy whose name lives on in an equine fashion? (2)
  20. 20. 7. Simple. Target? (1)
  21. 21. 8. Their discoverer went in an ursine direction because of their rolling gait, but an important precursor in seeing small may have been the first to spot them. The man who gave them their Latin name seems to have timed their ambulation, but is a famous disprover. He noticed something else, which excited, later others decided was resurrection. Name everybody/everything. (5)
  22. 22. 9.Sitter: Gave us an extravagant word for a nonchalant concealment of technique in a famous reflection on ideal behaviour. Stander: Usually famous without a second name. Identify all five. (5)
  23. 23. 10. Aim for an Anti-Alzheimer effect internationally, and give me also a reward named after a halved book which might advance this end. (2)
  24. 24. 11.What you might call a characteristic stump collection. Location plus city? (2)
  25. 25. 12. Who? Doing what? (2)
  26. 26. 13. Identify the interesting shape below and the reference to a far corner in Europe which it once contained.(2)
  27. 27. 14. Auteur departed in road accident while working on a film last year. An Indian film references his passing with a conversation about a 1986 film featuring a character and his peregrinations with a bunch of buzzers. (2)
  28. 28. 15. A 1989 departure as recorded by an associate who founded something in memory. (3)
  29. 29. 16. Let’s just say he was a conqueror, and she was either a state or the formidable queen that state was named after. (2)
  30. 30. 17. His and Hers, apparently. And the chappie looking on. (2+1)
  31. 31. 18. Comparisons may be odious but who, and what brings them together? Also who did lady on the right deputise for on a short trip out in the 1980s, and why? (5)
  32. 32. 19. Sometimes looking at a giant but dead tree is to see history. Explain the fuss? (3)
  33. 33. 20. Poster allows us to see the provenance of a term. (2)
  34. 34. 21. No reference to spy fiction in the title, but to a famous spring picture, from a time associated with a city. (4)
  35. 35. 22. A writing credo, if you please. From someone who chose to end it pretty quick. (2)
  36. 36. 23. Bangalorean’s (!) effort has hazaar quiz fundas about it, springing from title, from the glittering eye that was first seen here, and the May madness that it coincided with. Look at poster, and stick to the first three.(3)
  37. 37. 24. Required graveside question. Explain absence and presence. (2)
  38. 38. 25. Somebody’s foray into related field was also self-representation, going by what he wrote. A replica weighs on his chest. (2)
  39. 39. Go Ogle 2014 Connects 5 questions, 16 points
  40. 40. 1. Easy-peasy. IDs and connect. (2+1)
  41. 41. 1A.
  42. 42. 1B.
  43. 43. 2A. Identify
  44. 44. 2B. Identify, Also connect A and B. (3)
  45. 45. 3A. From the Corsican’s time in Italy. Identify.
  46. 46. 3B. Not so well-known as the other contemporary effort. (2) Also connect to A. (1)
  47. 47. 4. Two Eyeties, in a strange marriage of circumstance. ID, explain, and name offspring. (4)
  48. 48. 5. Go in a shady way to a city. But identify everything. (3)
  49. 49. Go Ogle 2014 A to B 6 questions, 16 points
  50. 50. 1. A. What’s all this? From the location of this event, go to 1.B. Made of the husks, literally. Tea from an unexpected source. (3)
  51. 51. 2. A. From charming species 2.B. Go to fake plural for famous Carthaginian siblings. (1+1)
  52. 52. 3. A. Identify, think about what he mind sound like, and then go to 3.B. To bake together from powders. (3)
  53. 53. 4. A Get the trailer-bird, and go to 4.B. an illuminated comic book character. ((2)
  54. 54. 5. A. Think of a shortish word for the fellers inside of this map, and go to 5.B. Bed-ridden beard/ (2)
  55. 55. 6.A. From Frenchified uplands, go to 6.B. A cult novel about watching, an oppositional term, and a name. (4)