YE 2012. Version 4.0 „Anything thats worthhaving is sure enough worth waiting for!‟Now, that the wait is over, let’s have some fun.
Quiz Master.I am Gopalakrishnan.Doing my UG in Production Engineering in PSG Tech. Risky business. Seat belts on. Let us battle it out.
INFY BOUNCE. 10 questions. Clockwise. A perfect +10 for the correct answer. No negatives.
1.This is a proposed single-seater sports car racingseries. The inaugural season is planned for the 2012season. The races will be held in India, Qatar,Bahrain and UAE. What am I talking about?Clues if all teams agree.
2. Gobind Behari Lal, Geeta Anand, Jhumpa Lahiri, __________. Connect and complete the list.
Siddhartha Mukherjee. IndianRecipients of the Pulitzer Prize
3. He was born in 1954 as Rangaraj Subbiah. He resided in Ram Nagar and did his schooling in Suburban School and graduated in Botany at the Government Arts College. He is currently based in Chennai and claims to be a great fan of Dr. M.G.Ramachandran. His son does the same profession he does. ID the person.
8. During a campaign in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, Indira Gandhi was quoted saying, “If I die today, every drop of blood will invigorate this nation!” When did she say this?
On October 30, 1983.The next day, she was shot dead.
9.The noun form of X comes from a Mythological Scandinavian monster. In English, X refers to a fishing technique. The contemporary use of X is alleged to have appeared in the 1980s, but documented only in 1992. Recently popular.
25/-12 Luis Figo (POR) Ronaldo (BRA) Saviola (ARG) Bernd Schuster (GER) Luis Enrique (ESP) Robert Prosinecki (CRO) Gheorghe Hagi (ROM) Michael Laudrup (DEN) What unique Record do they hold?
The only players to have played for both Barcelona andReal Madrid
18/-9 A few contemporaries of Sir Don Bradman gathered somewhere in Sydney on the 4th of August 2008 to celebrate the legendary batsmans birth centenary - a good 23 days before his actual birth centenary day i.e 27th of August 2008. Why was that particular date chosen and not his actual birthday?
Don Bradman’s average is 99.94. So they paid tribute bycelebrating his 100th Birthday 99.94 years after his birthday
18/-9 While receiving the Academy Award in his deathbed, X said, “As a small schoolboy, I was terribly interested in cinema, became a film buff, wrote to Deanna Durbin, got a reply, was delighted. Wrote to Ginger Rogers, didn’t get a reply. Then I wrote a twelve-page letter to Billy Wilder after seeing Double Indemnity. He didn’t reply either. Well, there you are!” 1983: Bhanu Athaiya 1992 :X 2009: AR Rahman , AR Rahman and Gulzar, Resul Pookutty .
25/-12. Identify the epic Tamil movie that is inspired by this movie.
Padma Vibhushan• Shri K G Subramanyan• Late Shri Mario De Miranda• Late (Dr.)Bhupen Hazarika• Dr. Kantilal Hastimal Sancheti• Shri T V Rajeswar
Samoa Times, the newspaper 20/-10catering to people of theIndependent State of Samoa did notpublish the newspaper on December30, 2011. Why?
Samoa skipped 30th Dec 2011. Changeof Dateline!
The first documented use of the 20/-10term X as it is understood today was in2003 in a blog entry posted in theaftermath of its creation and happening.X was added to the 11th edition ofthe Concise Oxford English Dictionary in2004 where it noted it as an "unusual andpointless act“. Identify X.
18/-9X was 6 years old when he watched as two ofhis cousins died due to a landmine left behindby the Royal Italian Army. This influenced X‟sviews towards Italy and colonial powers.Although he was only of the rank of aLieutenant, he was often referred as a„Colonel‟. Later, when his Political partyconferred upon him the honorary rank of a„Major General‟, he still wanted to be knownas the Colonel. Identify X.