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The UN Day Online QUiz - Answers


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The Answers to the Online QUiz.... Received around 25 entries... most of them frm ppl out of the Quiz Club

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The UN Day Online QUiz - Answers

  1. 1. QM : Athith
  2. 2. Rulezzz• 15 Koshans. Every part of a question carries 1 point… so the value of each question differs… Plz do the simple math yourself• Starred questions will be used to break ties.• Open from 9 am to 11.59 pm.. On the 24th of October• Mail your responses to or if you are on my friends list on FB… message me at• Please mention subject of the mail as UN Day quiz.
  3. 3. 1. List of what???• USA – 22%• Japan – 12.5%• Germany – 8%• UK – 6.6%• France – 6%.....And goes on……..
  4. 4. Answer• Contribution to UN budget by country.
  5. 5. 2.• It was established in 1973 with the goal of serving the purposes and principles of the Charter of the United Nations through research, education, capacity building and policy advice.• Its HQ is in a prefecture of the country where, the fifth of the series whose golden jubilee is in 2012, was “made”.• ID the Organization and the prefecture.
  6. 6. Answer• UN University,• Prefecture – Tokyo…. Was referring to the fifth Bond Movie – You live only Twice.
  7. 7. 3. ID and claim to fame of the guy.
  8. 8. Answer• Dalveer Bhandari, the current Indian judge at the ICJ
  9. 9. 4. Logo of ???
  10. 10. Answer• The UN Cyber School Bus …. The only fun paart of the UN Website
  11. 11. 5. What does this image signify??
  12. 12. Answer• Usage of VETO by the Permanent members of the UN
  13. 13. 6. Connect to an “UN”usual personality
  14. 14. 6. Connect to an “UN”usual personality(contd)
  15. 15. Answer• Was looking for Shashi Tharoor… the three ladies are his wives…
  16. 16. 7.Spin a tale around thisvisual…(enlarged visual next slide)
  17. 17. Answer• The UN Postal Union… and the story behind its HQ and Logo
  18. 18. 8. Connect and spin a tale
  19. 19. Answer• Was looking for a specific Connect….• The Prizes Awarded by UNESCO – Loreal, Kalinga, Sultan Qaboos, Confucius, Avicenna
  20. 20. 9.• When X was displaced as the most popular Y in the world by Z. He tried to cover himself up by telling that he was Delighted and Z was an icon of world peace.
  21. 21. 9.(contd.)
  22. 22. 9. (contd.)• ID X, Y and Z….• The visuals are a hint so ID all the three visuals also… the ones on the left end and right end are movie posters…(for those who hv a difficulty in ID-ing tht…
  23. 23. Answer• X – Ban Ki Moon• Y – Korean• Z – Psy• The Visuals : the Movies in which Ban –Ki Moon has acted …check iMdB for further details… and the guy is the first UN secretary General
  24. 24. 10. Connect and explain.
  25. 25. Answer• Connect : UN Peacekeeping forces• They are called Blue Berrets… - the head gear in the visual is a beret…. And the guy is the current head of the UN peacekeeping forces
  26. 26. 11. Connect and explain
  27. 27. 11. (contd)Connect andExplain
  28. 28. AnswerUse Google forfurther detailsand explanation
  29. 29. 12. Spin a tale around this flag….Takemy word, its not an easy ques.
  30. 30. Answer• I told you people…it was a tough one :• Dis was the original logo of the UN• The globe used in the original design was an azimuthal projection focused on the North Pole with the United States, the host nation of the conference, at the centre. The projection that was used cut off portions of the Southern Hemisphere at the latitude of Argentina, which was acceptable at the time, as Argentina was not planned to be an original member of the United Nations.[7] The projection was later altered so that no country will be at prominence within the flag. The new logo was now designed so that the globe is bisected in the centre by the Prime Meridian and the International Date Line.
  31. 31. 13.• Upon the reunification of Italian X and British X, the flag was used for the union Y. A certain LIBAN designed the flag. The flag shares its nickname with that of a sporting team of one of its ruling countries. A certain feature, currently referring to a water body, once had a reference to the topic of this quiz.• ID X,Y, water body, and the reason behind this flag featuring in a UN quiz.
  32. 32. Answer• X- Somaliland• Y – Somalia• Water body – Indian Ocean• The flag was designed with Blue same as that of the UN flag coz UN helped the country get independence…. After some years…the country was ungrateful and said that the BLUE did not refer to the UN but to the Indian Ocean
  33. 33. 14.• The idea was raised at the founding of the League of Nations in the 1920s and again following the end of World War II in 1945, but remained dormant throughout the Cold War. In the 1990s and 2000s, the rise of global trade and the power of world organizations that govern it led to calls for a body to scrutinize their activity. The body’s proposed flag is below…. ID the body.
  34. 34. Answer• UN Parliament
  35. 35. 15. Logo of??
  36. 36. Answer• My favourite question......• UN Godzilla Conservation Council(Committee) ---- its thr in the movie Godzilla
  37. 37. • Mail the answers to or on FB….• For more questions and info about quizzes, visit our FB page Thank you.