X is actually a French term which means “adventurer”. It was coined by
Jean-Baptiste Say who studied Adam Smith’s The Wealth of Nations and
agreed on all points of the book except the omission of X.
In his own writings, Say pointed out it was X who sought out inefficient
uses of resources and moved them into productive areas thereby X are
more profitable and important than other agents of the economy.
This word, Y is also borrowed from French and is synonymous to “refresh”.
Its first use was by an ancient French guy named Boulanger who had
inscribed on the window of his establishment, a line from the
Gospels: "Venite ad me omnes qui stomacho laboratis et ego vos
Things that he sold in his shop included consommés intended to "restore"
a person's strength.
What is the word Y?
More a humorous hypothesis than a theory, X count theory states that
stock prices and X production are inversely related.
Those who back this theory suggest that a fall in stock prices make the
people take pain relievers like X.
What is X?
“_______ __ ____” is a phrase originating from Europe which describes an
Employee learning something the hard way, like being “immersed” in their
field of employment
The phrase has its roots in battle terminology. Like a soldier first time in
battle, the best way to train someone for a situation is to et them actually
face them the situation rather than make them just study those situations
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In a certain religion, what do you do by immersing someone in a special
kind of water. This is the first blank
The last blank is one of the five elements.
Certain market conditions make pessimistic or _______ investors to buy
back the shares that they sold at a price higher than what they earned by
selling the same share.
This phenomenon is called “____ _______”. It is called so as it forces or
_______ out the money out of their pockets making them incur a loss.
Guess the theme in first or second question, get 100 points bonus.
Guess the theme in third question, get 75 points bonus
Guess the theme in fourth question, get 50 points bonus
Guess the theme at any further point, get 20 points bonus
This submarine is actually a “Wet Sub” for SCUBA divers, not having a dry
environment, requiring occupants to don scuba gear.
It was built specifically for the film, using a Lotus Espirit S1 bodyshell, for
about $100,000 at the time.
The interior bears no resemblance to a car, being just a platform for scuba
The exterior was shaped in the form of an Espirit to give the protagonist, a
“glamorous“ car to drive.
The submarine was named after an autogyro in an earlier movie of the
series which was named after Nellie Wallace.
Name the Submarine and the movie. (Part points available)
Wet Nellie from James Bond “The spy
who loved me”
X is a term with relatively new usage. It means ‘One who understands the
true priceless value in life, the experience and all it offers. Not to be
confused with materialistic goods that break, are stolen, or go out of
fashion, but rather the ”Thrill” of Life's amazing experiences’.
Nik Halik claims to be the world’s first X.
The X are extremely rich with flamboyant lifestyles and generally
Forbes publishes a list of Xs which includes people like Richard Branson
and Peter Stordalen
The director shot the film in California because he felt that too many
superhero films were set on the East Coast, especially New York City.
During filming, the actors were free to create their own dialogue because
pre-production was focused on the story and action. Rubber and metal
versions of the armors, created by Stan Winston's company, were mixed
with computer-generated imagery to create the title character.
These should be hints enough to guess this movie that the production
company put in production as its first self-financed film, with Paramount
Pictures as its distributor.
X was named after Puff the X (a song by American band Peter, Paul and
Mary), because when people were told about X they joked about and
thought that X must be the idea of someone who is high on weed.
X indeed became a reality and was the first commercial vehicle to have a
rendezvous with the International Space Station.
Tell me X (Part points for the company associated with X)
Few people know that X is the second oldest publicly listed American
Automaker (behind Ford).GM went bankrupt - and now, it's stock is only 4
months younger than X.
Among other achievements that X can tout, one of its models achieved the
Best Safety Rating of Any Car Ever Tested.
The theme is Elon Musk
Wet Nellie is owned by Elon Musk
Elon Musk is said to be a thrillionaire
Iron Man is said to be based partly on Elon Musk
Spacex and Tesla Motors are owned by Elon Musk
The inception of _____took place way back in mid seventies, in West
Bengal, when two childhood friends, Mr. R.S. Agarwal and Mr. R.S.
Goenka left their high profile jobs as Chartered Accountants, with the Birla
Group to set up Kemco Chemicals • An Ayurvedic medicine and cosmetic
manufacturing unit in Kolkata, in 1974. In 1995, Kemco Chemicals, the
partnership firm was converted into a Public Limited Company under the
name of ______Ltd.
The currency at the time the British invaded India was ____.
Whenever an Indian vendor used to sell cheap items to the British soldiers,
they’d say I won’t give you a ____ for this.
This led to the emergence of a popular phrase.
Having its origin in the city of Bangalore, it has a restaurant located on the
Lal Bagh Road in Bangalore and Gandhinagar area as well and also for
the pre-packed food articles which are sold in packets having the______
____also claims to be the inventor of the popular South-Indian breakfast
item, Rava idli
It is said that once a Chief Minister of Karnataka stood in a queue to have
masala dosa at this restaurant
In 2007 it was sold to Norwegian Firm Orkla
In 1946 the company's founder Erling Persson was on a trip to the United
States and came up with the business idea of offering fashionable clothing
at attractive prices. In 1947 he opened his first shop Västerås, Sweden
________which exclusively sold women's clothing. ______is Swedish and
means "for her" and/or "hers". In 1968 the hunting apparel retailer_____
Widforss was acquired, which led to the inclusion of a menswear collection
in the product range and the name change to__________.
Since 100% FDI has now been allowed in India, the company has plans
for aggressive expansion in India
With a dimension of 9.7 by 6.3 centimetres, it is made of 100 per cent
cotton rags. It will weigh 90 grams per square metre and have thickness of
110 microns. It will have the bilingual signature of Rajiv Mehrishi. After a
gap of 20 years, what is being re-introduced again in the year 2015?