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( 1 )
• I was one of the founding members of Theatre
Action Group in 1973, a theatre group in Delhi,
under Barry John and ...
ANSWER
( 2 )
• The Hindu Mahasabha has decided
to commemorate as 'Balidaan
Diwas' at district level in all states
on 15 November....
ANSWER
• November 15, the day Nathuram
Godse was hanged at Ambala Jail
in 1949 as 'Balidaan Diwas' at
the district level i...
( 3 )
• This is 1983 movie singing Amit Kumar &
Chandrani Mukharjee. Id the music director.
Answer
( 4 )
• Which British music group
formed in April 1977 got its
name after the two
bumbling detectives Who
first appeared i...
ANSWER
(5)
• In 1824, Longwood House
reverted to the East India
Company and was used
for agricultural purposes.
It is now a museu...
ANSWER
(6)
• Pentecost Island is one of the
83 islands that make up
the South Pacific nation
of Vanuatu. It was first sighted
by ...
ANSWER
BUNGEE JUMPING
(7)
• In the cultural backdrop of Rajasthan where
women are hired as professional weepers
upon the death of someone. Recen...
ANSWER
(8)
An international design
competition was launched by Cahill
on 13 September 1955 and received
233 entries, representing...
ANSWER
(9)
• Which place in kolkata earliar known as
Charles Bazar where Japanese dropped a
bomb during World War II but it did n...
ANSWER
• Shyambazar (BengalI শ্যামবাজার), in
honour of Shyam Rai (or Gobinda).
10
• What is this list all about?
• golden moon with planets around it
• The Sanskrit name means "one with
prominent or di...
ANSWER
• This is the list of flags of five Pandavas.
Yudhisthira-golden moon with planets around it.
• Arjuna-Hanuman. The...
(1)
• It was a serpentine water monster in
Greek and Roman mythology & was
the offspring of Typhon and Echidna.
It was kil...
• Ans- Hydra
2. Who comes third to make this list
exhaustive?
Biswanath Das FA Khonglam
• Ans- Madhu Koda,Jharkhand.
• Only three independent Chief Ministers of
India.
• Biswanath Das (Odisha)=3 April 1971 – 14...
(3)
• Just id the singer…
• Ans-
(4)
• A girl from a Royal family of Bengal wished to eat
a special food during her pregnancy.It was
prepared by a artisan ...
• Ans- Langcha,Shaktigarh.
• The girl told that the artisan limped
(langchay).
(5)
• The Nagoya Resolution in 1979 brought about
the participation of a nation in Olympic game
activities by designating ...
• Ans-Taiwan/Chinese Taipei
(6)
• Dalton Trumbo was the Oscar winner for these
two movies in best “Story” category. But there
is something special abo...
• Ans- he won both the Oscars using
‘Pseudonyms’ Ian McLellan Hunter & Robert
Rich respectively.
(7)
• This band ‘6 Pack’ has recently launched its
first album where Anushka Sharma is shown &
Sonu Nigam joined them. Wha...
• Ans- ‘First Transgender Band’ in India &
probably in the world.
(8)
• Shujauddin Bhatt was a
Pakistani cricketer who played
19 Tests for Pakisian (1954-
1962).Later he was the team
manag...
• Ans- He was a ‘War Prisoner’ of the 1971
Indo-Pak war.
• 9.Narendra Modi visited UAE on August,2015.
This was first by an Indian PM in 34 years. To
celebrate this grand occasion...
• Ans-
10.How could you connect them with
Kolkata?
• Ans- Victoria Memorial Hall
• Capitals of Hong Kong & Seychells are ‘Victoria’.
• Image of ‘Victoria Falls’.
• Song of ‘...
( 21 )
• X was the last person to be hanged
inside Tihar jail, before Afzal guru . His
partner Y had died WHILE
PERFORMING...
ANSWER
( 22 )
• FOR PROVIDING BETTER SERVICE IN
MUMBAI, FLIPKART.COM FETCHED A
UNIQUE SOLLUTION. AS THERE ARE
MANY CONFUSING STRE...
ANSWER
( 23 )
• THERE ARE 24,000 SHLOKAS IN
VALMIKI’S RAMAYAN. FIRST
LETTER OF EVERY 1000TH
SLOKA TOGHETHER, FORMS
WHAT ,WHICH WA...
ANSWER
( 24 )
• ‘LIFE MANTRAS’, ‘THINK WITH
ME’ , ‘REFLECTIONS FROM
TIHAR’ – THESE THREE BOOKS
IS GOING TO BE PUBLISHED AS
A TRIO...
ANSWER
( 25 )
• The first known use of the term is from 1591 ,X is a
cheap paint or coating of chalked lime used to
quickly give ...
ANSWER
( 26 )
• X is little more than a large stream in
North India today but scientists at
the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre,
us...
ANSWER
( 27 )
• X ACTED AS COMMENTATOR IN THIS SCENE.
• BUT LATER X BECAME HUGELY POPULAR
THOURGH A PROJECT IN WHICH AAMIR KHAN
W...
ANSWER
( 28 )
ANSWER
( 29 )
ANSWER
( 30 )
ANSWER
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  1. 1. ( 1 ) • I was one of the founding members of Theatre Action Group in 1973, a theatre group in Delhi, under Barry John and acted in numerous plays in the coming years. Later I acted in few television serials like “Purvai”, telecast on Doordarshan. In 2014, I acted as The President of India in the Malayalam movie How Old Are You? which was directed by Rosshan Andrews & In 2015. I also acted in a Tamil flim called 36 Vayadhinile . • Who am I ?
  2. 2. ANSWER
  3. 3. ( 2 ) • The Hindu Mahasabha has decided to commemorate as 'Balidaan Diwas' at district level in all states on 15 November. • All-India Hindu Mahasabha president Chandra Prakash Kaushik said. "We have decided to commemorate November 15 as 'Balidaan Diwas' at the district level in each state. We will also hold blood donation camps on the day, and distribute books written by “X” to the public. “ Why did they chose Nov,15?
  4. 4. ANSWER • November 15, the day Nathuram Godse was hanged at Ambala Jail in 1949 as 'Balidaan Diwas' at the district level in each state.
  5. 5. ( 3 ) • This is 1983 movie singing Amit Kumar & Chandrani Mukharjee. Id the music director.
  6. 6. Answer
  7. 7. ( 4 ) • Which British music group formed in April 1977 got its name after the two bumbling detectives Who first appeared in a adventure in 1932 based on creator’s father and uncle who wore matching bowler hats & carrying matching walking sticks?
  8. 8. ANSWER
  9. 9. (5) • In 1824, Longwood House reverted to the East India Company and was used for agricultural purposes. It is now a museum owned by a certain government. The house is historically famous for ‘X’ Who spent his last days in this house. Id ‘X’?
  10. 10. ANSWER
  11. 11. (6) • Pentecost Island is one of the 83 islands that make up the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu. It was first sighted by the Spanish expedition of Pedro Fernandez de Quiros in April 1606. Between April and June every year, people in the southern part of the island jump from tall towers with tied to their feet, in a ritual believed to ensure a good yam harvest. The Island is most famous for being the spiritual birthplace of What?
  12. 12. ANSWER BUNGEE JUMPING
  13. 13. (7) • In the cultural backdrop of Rajasthan where women are hired as professional weepers upon the death of someone. Recently it is used as a well known add. So Whose Ad?
  14. 14. ANSWER
  15. 15. (8) An international design competition was launched by Cahill on 13 September 1955 and received 233 entries, representing architects from 32 countries. The criteria specified a large hall seating 3,000 and a small hall for 1,200 people, each to be designed for different uses. The winner, announced in 1957 was Jørn Utzon, a Danish architect. According to legend, the Utzon design was rescued from a final cut of 30 "rejects“. Jørn Utzon visited ‘Y’ in 1957 to help supervise to built the iconic 20th century masterpiece. Id the project?
  16. 16. ANSWER
  17. 17. (9) • Which place in kolkata earliar known as Charles Bazar where Japanese dropped a bomb during World War II but it did not explode, presently known in honour of Gobinda Rai?
  18. 18. ANSWER • Shyambazar (BengalI শ্যামবাজার), in honour of Shyam Rai (or Gobinda).
  19. 19. 10 • What is this list all about? • golden moon with planets around it • The Sanskrit name means "one with prominent or disfigured jaw". • silver gigantic lion with its eyes made of lapis lazuli (deep blue semi-precious stone). • red deer with golden back. • silver swan.
  20. 20. ANSWER • This is the list of flags of five Pandavas. Yudhisthira-golden moon with planets around it. • Arjuna-Hanuman. The child received his name from the Sanskrit words Hanu ("jaw") and - man (or -mant, "prominent" or "disfigured"). • Bhima-silver gigantic lion with its eyes made of lapis lazuli (deep blue semi-precious stone). • Nakula-red deer with golden back. • Sahadeva-silver swan.
  21. 21. (1) • It was a serpentine water monster in Greek and Roman mythology & was the offspring of Typhon and Echidna. It was killed by Heracles, using sword and fire, as the second of his Twelve Labors.It possessed many heads, the exact number of which varies according to the source.For every head chopped off, the monster would regrow one or multiple heads. • A real life creature has almost the same characteristics.The creature was named after this serpent.Name it.
  22. 22. • Ans- Hydra
  23. 23. 2. Who comes third to make this list exhaustive? Biswanath Das FA Khonglam
  24. 24. • Ans- Madhu Koda,Jharkhand. • Only three independent Chief Ministers of India. • Biswanath Das (Odisha)=3 April 1971 – 14 June 1972 • FA Khonglam (Meghalaya)=December 8, 2001 – March 4, 2003
  25. 25. (3) • Just id the singer…
  26. 26. • Ans-
  27. 27. (4) • A girl from a Royal family of Bengal wished to eat a special food during her pregnancy.It was prepared by a artisan in her maternal homeland in Krishnanagar.She couldn’t recall his name but had told a special characteristics about him.With this info the artisan was easily found.His name was Khudiram Dutta & he was immediately send to the kingdom of the pregnant girl.He was lured with lands so that he could prepare it for the Royal family.The food was named after the characteristics (said by the girl) of him.What is it?
  28. 28. • Ans- Langcha,Shaktigarh. • The girl told that the artisan limped (langchay).
  29. 29. (5) • The Nagoya Resolution in 1979 brought about the participation of a nation in Olympic game activities by designating that the nation would be identified as something else & they have to use different flag,anthem or emblem in different sporting events.Hence 1984 onwards they were using the different name ,flag,anthem in Olympics,winter Olympics,Paralympics etc. Id the nation.
  30. 30. • Ans-Taiwan/Chinese Taipei
  31. 31. (6) • Dalton Trumbo was the Oscar winner for these two movies in best “Story” category. But there is something special about his victories. What was that?
  32. 32. • Ans- he won both the Oscars using ‘Pseudonyms’ Ian McLellan Hunter & Robert Rich respectively.
  33. 33. (7) • This band ‘6 Pack’ has recently launched its first album where Anushka Sharma is shown & Sonu Nigam joined them. What’s unique about this band?
  34. 34. • Ans- ‘First Transgender Band’ in India & probably in the world.
  35. 35. (8) • Shujauddin Bhatt was a Pakistani cricketer who played 19 Tests for Pakisian (1954- 1962).Later he was the team manager of Pakistan team in two overseas tour. However after his retirement he spend 18 months in India in the early 1970’s. What was the reason for that?
  36. 36. • Ans- He was a ‘War Prisoner’ of the 1971 Indo-Pak war.
  37. 37. • 9.Narendra Modi visited UAE on August,2015. This was first by an Indian PM in 34 years. To celebrate this grand occasion Amul Butter released an add. It used the name of an Shahrukh Khan-Anushka Sharma starred movie with slight modification to describe the whole story. What is that?
  38. 38. • Ans-
  39. 39. 10.How could you connect them with Kolkata?
  40. 40. • Ans- Victoria Memorial Hall • Capitals of Hong Kong & Seychells are ‘Victoria’. • Image of ‘Victoria Falls’. • Song of ‘Victoria no 203’ movie. • Australia’s domestic Cricket team ‘Victoria Bushrangers.’
  41. 41. ( 21 ) • X was the last person to be hanged inside Tihar jail, before Afzal guru . His partner Y had died WHILE PERFORMING A JOINT VENTURE. • So the communities other than those of the two ,unknowingly started humiliating the other community. • WHAT WAS INSPIRED FROM X-Y’S NAME WHICH IS CONSIDERED AS THE HUMOROUS WAY TO SHOW ANGER AGAINST X& Y?
  42. 42. ANSWER
  43. 43. ( 22 ) • FOR PROVIDING BETTER SERVICE IN MUMBAI, FLIPKART.COM FETCHED A UNIQUE SOLLUTION. AS THERE ARE MANY CONFUSING STREETS IN MUMBAI, IT WAS OFTEN GETTING DIFFICULT IN THE LAST STEP OF DELIVARIES. SO THEY HAVE TRIED A UNIQUE MARKETTING STRATEGY FOR SMOOTHER DELIVERIES SINCE APRIL 2015. • WHAT STRATEGY?
  44. 44. ANSWER
  45. 45. ( 23 ) • THERE ARE 24,000 SHLOKAS IN VALMIKI’S RAMAYAN. FIRST LETTER OF EVERY 1000TH SLOKA TOGHETHER, FORMS WHAT ,WHICH WAS ACTUALLY FIRST MENTIONED IN THE RIG VEDA ?
  46. 46. ANSWER
  47. 47. ( 24 ) • ‘LIFE MANTRAS’, ‘THINK WITH ME’ , ‘REFLECTIONS FROM TIHAR’ – THESE THREE BOOKS IS GOING TO BE PUBLISHED AS A TRIOLOGY , ‘THOUGHTS FROM TIHAR’. • WHO IS THE WRITTER ?
  48. 48. ANSWER
  49. 49. ( 25 ) • The first known use of the term is from 1591 ,X is a cheap paint or coating of chalked lime used to quickly give a uniform clean appearance. • In 1800, the word was used in a political context, when a Philadelphia Aurora editorial said that "if you do not _______ President Adams speedily, the Democrats, like swarms of flies, will bespatter him all over. • WE,INDIANS, ALSO UTTERED THIS TERM PROUDLY ON 31ST JANUARY. • WHICH TERM ?
  50. 50. ANSWER
  51. 51. ( 26 ) • X is little more than a large stream in North India today but scientists at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, using Satellite imagery , have tracked its dry bed and say it once flowed through Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan into the Arabian Sea. • IDENTIFY X.
  52. 52. ANSWER
  53. 53. ( 27 ) • X ACTED AS COMMENTATOR IN THIS SCENE. • BUT LATER X BECAME HUGELY POPULAR THOURGH A PROJECT IN WHICH AAMIR KHAN WAS DEEPLY INVOLVED. IDENTIFY X. • (STIL PIC IN NEXT SLIDE)
  54. 54. ANSWER
  55. 55. ( 28 )
  56. 56. ANSWER
  57. 57. ( 29 )
  58. 58. ANSWER
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