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17) The unfulfilled love life of Eleni Karintea Macedonian girl from 1896 to 1899 is theinspiration of a play by Dejan Duk...
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+30/-15Born as Chaim Weitz in Haifa Israel.His mother was from Hungary andcontrary to popular belief hermaiden title was n...
+25/-12He was born in Ottawa. One of theoriginal cast members of ‘SaturdayNight Live’ his most famouscreation was a musica...
+25/-12Born Peter Gene Hernandez. He had an unsuccessful stintwith Motown Records, but then signed with AtlanticRecords in...
+20/-10His first name is Jerome A and he isbest known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in sitcomnamed after...
+20/-10His company owns the ‘Miss Universe’Organisation since 1996. He was criticised by atalk-show host for favouring Mis...
+15/-7Passed away in 2010 he was bestknown for his films which were funnyspoofs and caricatures. He is most wellknown for ...
+15/-7He is considered one of the greateststand up comedians ever. One ofhis most famous films was ‘DirtyRotten Scoundrels...
+10/-5His most famous roles are Bo‘Bandit’ Darville in a series of twofilms in 1977 and 1980. He is alsoremembered as a gr...
+10/-5His behaviour was often erratic and compulsive, andhe frequently clashed with his directors and co-stars,in the mid-...
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+30/-15Most famous for the role of DaleDenton in a surprise hit of 2008.Also the successful writer of Da AliG Show famous ...
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+30/-15Born as Chaim Weitz in Haifa Israel.His mother was from Hungary andher maiden title was the origin ofhis group’s na...
Gene SimmonsTHEME
+25/-12He was born in Ottawa. One of theoriginal cast members of ‘SaturdayNight Live’ his most famouscreation was a musica...
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+25/-12Born as Peter Gene Hernandez. He had an unsuccessfulstint with Motown Records, but then signed with AtlanticRecords...
+20/-10His first name is Jerome A and he isbest known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in sitcomnamed after...
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+20/-10His company owns the ‘Miss Universe’Organisation since 1996. He was criticised by atalk-show host for favouring Mis...
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+15/-7He is considered one of the greateststand up comedians ever. One ofhis most famous films was ‘DirtyRotten Scoundrels...
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+10/-5His most famous roles are Bo‘Bandit’ Darville in a series of twofilms in 1977 and 1980. He is alsoremembered as a gr...
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33) What first did Dr. AnandaMohan Chakrabarty achieve in1974, while working for GeneralElectric in New York state?       ...
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49) In Nigeria there is a traditional form ofdivination called the Obi divination. Ashaman reads patterns made by casting ...
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54) Sandip Vinayak Prabhu, AtulKapoor and Vijay Vikram Singh haveall been identified as the person buttill date the identi...
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55) This current head of state X was thepersonal dentist of the previous leader Y. Y,pleased with a cavity filling operati...
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56) The family of the composer sued HansZimmer for copying his piece ‘War’ in theGladiator soundtrack from this piece.Name...
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57) ) Lieutenant GuilioGavotti has two firsts onNovember 1st 1911 andMarch 4th 1912. Bothchanged the history of themilitar...
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57) ) First bombing from anAirplane and Night Flight.Interestingly bombing fromballoons was banned but thepeople then had ...
58) At 10.5 Million Square Metres,it is the 4th largest building in theworld and also houses the world’slargest casino. Na...
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59) Chief Minister Ms. MamataBanerjee had plans to rename a lotof buildings in Bengal including FortWilliam, which was rej...
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62) It was considered by many as the best groundattack aircraft of World War II. Nicknamed as‘Hunchback’, ‘Flying Infantry...
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64) In 1324 the price of gold wasdevalued in Egypt and the economywas devastated for twelve years.Why did this economic me...
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He distributed so much gold duringhis journey to the Hajj causing thedevaluation.             FINALS
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  1. 1. Brought to you by FINALS
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  3. 3. Infinite BounceIn case a question is not answered by anybody theteam will get one more question onlyTwo sets of 16 questions by each Quiz MasterClockwise Flat Scoring 10 PointsHalf points are Quiz Masters Prerogative FINALS
  4. 4. SET 1: FINALS
  5. 5. FINALS
  6. 6. 1) Which two countries weremembers of Warsaw Pact outsideEurope? FINALS
  7. 7. Answer is …. FINALS
  8. 8. 1) Cuba Mongolia FINALS
  9. 9. 2) What is the name of the son?FINALS
  10. 10. Answer is …. FINALS
  11. 11. 2) Ptolemy XV Caesarion son ofJulius Caesar and Cleopatra. FINALS
  12. 12. 3) Portuguese traders landing inDanang in 1516 adapted theChinese name Giao Chi for the areato the south, naming it ______. FINALS
  13. 13. Answer is …. FINALS
  14. 14. 3) CochinChina FINALS
  15. 15. 4) At only 1 atom thick, this form of carbonis the thinnest material ever. Identify. FINALS
  16. 16. Answer is …. FINALS
  17. 17. 4) Graphene FINALS
  18. 18. 5) How was George Gist (or Guess) ,a Cherokee silversmith whoinvented a script in the 1820’s,honoured?(He had a different Cherokee name) FINALS
  19. 19. Answer is …. FINALS
  20. 20. 5) The Cherokee script is named ‘Sequoyahafter the way he signed his name. TheSequoia tree is also named after him. FINALS
  21. 21. 6) Billed as the world’s mostluxurious train journey ‘Pride ofAfrica’ is a 28 day trip (most legs areby air!) that runs once in 2 yearsbetween which two cities? FINALS
  22. 22. Answer is …. FINALS
  23. 23. T oFINALS
  24. 24. 7) ‘Rocky’ the musical just opened in Germany.It is produced by Stallone and which duo? FINALS
  25. 25. Answer is …. FINALS
  26. 26. FINALS
  27. 27. 8) “Beautiful she is, sir! Lovely! Sometimeslike a great tree in flower, sometimes like awhite daffadowndilly, small and slender like.Hard as dimonds, soft as moonlight. Warmas sunlight, cold as frost in the stars. Proudand far-off as a snow-mountain, and asmerry as any lass I ever saw with daisies inher hair in springtime”Who is being described? (May not be a realperson) FINALS
  28. 28. Answer is …. FINALS
  29. 29. FINALS
  30. 30. 9) If you visited Saxon, Norman,Hastings, Arlington, Moore,Sudbury , Agincourt, Opal andTounge where would you be?(These are the most popular placesvisited.) FINALS
  31. 31. Answer is …. FINALS
  32. 32. FINALS
  33. 33. 10) In 1923 he became the firstwriter to incorporate himself.Identify. FINALS
  34. 34. Answer is …. FINALS
  35. 35. FINALS
  36. 36. 11) We have all heard about the‘Third Reich’. So what were the Firstand Second Reich? FINALS
  37. 37. Answer is …. FINALS
  38. 38. First Reich was the Holy RomanEmpire of Charlemagne.Second Reich was the unification ofthe German empire under KaiserWilhelm I and Bismarck.(Hohenzollern Empire accepted) FINALS
  39. 39. 12) Hicklin vs. Regina (1868),Roth vs. United States (1957),Miller vs. California (1973)deal with what issue? FINALS
  40. 40. Answer is …. FINALS
  41. 41. FINALS
  42. 42. 13) Which was the first collegefraternity to use Greek alphabets? FINALS
  43. 43. Answer is …. FINALS
  44. 44. philosophia bioukybernētēs"Love of learningis the guide oflife .” FINALS
  45. 45. 14) The temple at Chitrakoot was built on the ordersof which monarch? FINALS
  46. 46. Answer is …. FINALS
  47. 47. FINALS
  48. 48. 15) At an estimated size of 140-195,000 sq km,this is the largest wetlands in the world.Identify? FINALS
  49. 49. Answer is …. FINALS
  50. 50. FINALS
  51. 51. 16) Instrument of torture associated with whichsaint? FINALS
  52. 52. Answer is …. FINALS
  53. 53. FINALS
  54. 54. SET 2: FINALS
  55. 55. FINALS
  56. 56. 17) The unfulfilled love life of Eleni Karintea Macedonian girl from 1896 to 1899 is theinspiration of a play by Dejan Dukovski anda subsequent film by Alexander Popovskinamed ‘Balkan Is Not Dead’. Which formercadet of the Monastir Military School wasthe great love of Eleni Karinte? FINALS
  57. 57. Answer is …. FINALS
  58. 58. FINALS
  59. 59. 18) With a minaret having a heightof 210 metres it is the tallestreligious structure in the world.Which mosque and in which city isthis minaret? (Visual Next Slide) FINALS
  60. 60. FINALS
  61. 61. Answer is …. FINALS
  62. 62. 18) Sultan Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca FINALS
  63. 63. 19) Who is the lady? FINALS
  64. 64. Answer is …. FINALS
  65. 65. Nazia HassanFINALS
  66. 66. 20) ) Made of Italian Muscat grapes it isbitterly contested between two countriesas their local produce. In one country it isrested in clay receptacles called botijas andin the other it is aged in oak barrels. Justname this object which has caused thisbitter dispute? FINALS
  67. 67. Answer is …. FINALS
  68. 68. FINALS
  69. 69. 21) It was banned from being used byChristians on fellow Christians by PopeInnocent II at the Second Lateran Councilof 1139 after being described as‘repugnant to God’. It could however beused on the so called ‘infidels’. An earlyGreek version was called ‘gastraphates’.What? FINALS
  70. 70. Answer is …. FINALS
  71. 71. FINALS
  72. 72. 22) This thing of widespreadeveryday human consumptioncomes in two main species ----Acuminata and ---- Balbisiana.What? FINALS
  73. 73. Answer is …. FINALS
  74. 74. FINALS
  75. 75. 23) Whose Voice? FINALS
  76. 76. Answer is …. FINALS
  77. 77. FINALS
  78. 78. 24) Where do we find the followingdifferent areas or parts: SahajanandPradarshan, Neelkanth KalyanYatra, Yagnapurush Kund, SanskrutiVihar, Yogi Hriday Kamal, NeelkanthAbhishek, Narayan Sarovar andPremvati. FINALS
  79. 79. Answer is …. FINALS
  80. 80. Akshardham Temple, New Delhi FINALS
  81. 81. 25) Connect the pictures? FINALS
  82. 82. Answer is …. FINALS
  83. 83. 25) Carl Vinson. The Tallest mountain in Antarctica isnamed after him and Osama Bin Laden was buried atsea from USS Carl Vinson FINALS
  84. 84. 26) Recently the New York Fashion Institute ofTechnology had a showing of 1940s saris. Thetraditional sari had been given a personal touch bythe owner through decoration and the placement ofmotifs. They were ornamented with sequins, beadsand metallic embroidery on chiffon, crepe and net,with Turkish floral designs falling in the front or overthe left shoulder. Many of these saris were designedby a Frenchman, Fernande Cecire, and embroideredin India. Who was the owner of these saris? (VisualNext slide) FINALS
  85. 85. FINALS
  86. 86. Answer is …. FINALS
  87. 87. 26) Princess Niloufer of Hyderabad FINALS
  88. 88. 27) Who talking about whom? FINALS
  89. 89. Answer is …. FINALS
  90. 90. 27) Gary Linekar about Sir Bobby Robson FINALS
  91. 91. 28) This man nicknamed ‘King of the Gypsies’ was suddenly in the news in 2012 a decade after his death. Why?FINALS
  92. 92. Answer is …. FINALS
  93. 93. 28) Tom Hardy copied Bartley Gorman’s style and tone of speaking when playing Bane in ‘Dark Knight Rises’FINALS
  94. 94. 29) Which country has the longestruling head of state who is not amonarch and name him? FINALS
  95. 95. Answer is …. FINALS
  96. 96. 29) Paul Biya of Cameroon since 1975. FINALS
  97. 97. 30) In Australia it is illegal not to killa particular type of fish after it hasbeen caught. What fish? FINALS
  98. 98. Answer is …. FINALS
  99. 99. FINALS
  100. 100. 31) Identify the singer? FINALS
  101. 101. Answer is …. FINALS
  102. 102. FINALS
  103. 103. 32) Daughter of Roy Erskine a former Hibernian footballer she was briefly ranked the No 1 Junior in her country. After a brief pro career went on to become a successful coach name this player?FINALS
  104. 104. Answer is …. FINALS
  105. 105. Judy MurrayFINALS
  106. 106. FINALS
  107. 107. Theme Round Exhaustive List in no particular order.Written Round of 10 QuestionsEach Correct Answer worth 5 PointsThe points for the Theme with negatives will beindicated on each slide.One Attempt for theme per set of two slides.While attempting the theme please write down thespecific theme. THEME
  108. 108. Scoring System for ThemeQuestions 1 & 2 - +30/-15 3 & 4 - +25/-12 5 & 6 - +20/-10 7 & 8 - +15/-7 9 &10- +10/-5 THEME
  109. 109. +30/-15Most famous for the role of DaleDenton in a surprise hit of 2008.Also the successful writer of Da AliG Show famous for hiscollaborations with Jude Aptow. THEME 1
  110. 110. +30/-15Born as Chaim Weitz in Haifa Israel.His mother was from Hungary andcontrary to popular belief hermaiden title was not the origin ofhis group’s name. He is known forhis onstage persona named ‘TheDemon’ THEME 2
  111. 111. +25/-12He was born in Ottawa. One of theoriginal cast members of ‘SaturdayNight Live’ his most famouscreation was a musical sketch on aband consisting of Joliet Jake _____and Elwood _____. THEME 3
  112. 112. +25/-12Born Peter Gene Hernandez. He had an unsuccessful stintwith Motown Records, but then signed with AtlanticRecords in 2009. He became recognized as a solo artistafter lending his vocals and co-writing for the songs"Nothin on You" by B.o.B, and "Billionaire" by TravieMcCoy. He also co-wrote the hits "Right Round" by FloRida featuring Ke$ha, and "Wavin Flag" by Knaan. InOctober 2010, he released his debut album, Doo-Wops &Hooligans. He was nominated for seven Grammys at the53rd Grammy Awards, winning Best Male Pop VocalPerformance for "Just the Way You Are". THEME 4
  113. 113. +20/-10His first name is Jerome A and he isbest known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in sitcomnamed after his surname famousfor its ‘observational humour’ THEME 5
  114. 114. +20/-10His company owns the ‘Miss Universe’Organisation since 1996. He was criticised by atalk-show host for favouring Miss USA which ledto a tabloid war of words in 2006. He started hismost famous stint in Television in 2003 forwhich he received a Hollywood Walk of Famestar in 2007. In 2004 he filed a trademarkapplication for his oft repeated words at theend of his show. THEME 6
  115. 115. +15/-7Passed away in 2010 he was bestknown for his films which were funnyspoofs and caricatures. He is most wellknown for his series of films which hadfractional suffixes in the titles. Heplayed a policeman named FrankDrebin in the series. THEME 7
  116. 116. +15/-7He is considered one of the greateststand up comedians ever. One ofhis most famous films was ‘DirtyRotten Scoundrels’ with MichaelCaine. He is also known for the roleof George Banks in a series of twofilms where Diane Keaton plays hiswife. THEME 8
  117. 117. +10/-5His most famous roles are Bo‘Bandit’ Darville in a series of twofilms in 1977 and 1980. He is alsoremembered as a greasy lecheroussenator in the Demi Moore film‘Striptease’. THEME 9
  118. 118. +10/-5His behaviour was often erratic and compulsive, andhe frequently clashed with his directors and co-stars,in the mid-1970s when his physical and mentalhealth, together with his alcohol and drug problems,were at their worst. He was married four times, andhad three children from his first two marriages. Diedas a result of a heart attack in 1980, aged 54 on thesame day as Uttam Kumar. He was a first man in awoman’s domain which he did impersonating a scenefrom ‘The Sheikh’ by Rudy Valentino. THEME 10
  119. 119. ANSWERS THEME
  120. 120. +30/-15Most famous for the role of DaleDenton in a surprise hit of 2008.Also the successful writer of Da AliG Show famous for hiscollaborations with Jude Aptow. THEME
  121. 121. Seth RogenTHEME
  122. 122. +30/-15Born as Chaim Weitz in Haifa Israel.His mother was from Hungary andher maiden title was the origin ofhis group’s name. He is known forhis onstage persona named ‘TheDemon’ THEME
  123. 123. Gene SimmonsTHEME
  124. 124. +25/-12He was born in Ottawa. One of theoriginal cast members of ‘SaturdayNight Live’ his most famouscreation was a musical sketch on aband consisting of Joliet Jake _____and Elwood _____ with his bestfriend. THEME
  125. 125. Dan AykroydTHEME
  126. 126. +25/-12Born as Peter Gene Hernandez. He had an unsuccessfulstint with Motown Records, but then signed with AtlanticRecords in 2009. He became recognized as a solo artistafter lending his vocals and co-writing for the songs"Nothin on You" by B.o.B, and "Billionaire" by TravieMcCoy. He also co-wrote the hits "Right Round" by FloRida featuring Ke$ha, and "Wavin Flag" by Knaan. InOctober 2010, he released his debut album, Doo-Wops &Hooligans. He was nominated for seven Grammys at the53rd Grammy Awards, winning Best Male Pop VocalPerformance for "Just the Way You Are". THEME
  127. 127. +20/-10His first name is Jerome A and he isbest known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in sitcomnamed after his surname famousfor its ‘observational humour’ THEME
  128. 128. Jerry SeinfieldTHEME
  129. 129. +20/-10His company owns the ‘Miss Universe’Organisation since 1996. He was criticised by atalk-show host for favouring Miss USA which ledto a tabloid war of words in 2006. He started hismost famous stint in Television in 2003 forwhich he received a Hollywood Walk of Famestar in 2007. In 2004 he filed a trademarkapplication for his oft repeated words at theend of his show. THEME
  130. 130. Donald TrumpTHEME
  131. 131. +15/-7Passed away in 2010 he was bestknown for his films which were funnyspoofs and caricatures. He is most wellknown for his series of films which hadfractional suffixes in the titles. Heplayed a policeman named FrankDrebin in the series. THEME
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  133. 133. +15/-7He is considered one of the greateststand up comedians ever. One ofhis most famous films was ‘DirtyRotten Scoundrels’ with MichaelCaine. He is also known for the roleof George Banks in a series of twofilms where Diane Keaton plays hiswife. THEME
  134. 134. Steve MartinTHEME
  135. 135. +10/-5His most famous roles are Bo‘Bandit’ Darville in a series of twofilms in 1977 and 1980. He is alsoremembered as a greasy lecheroussenator in the Demi Moore film‘Striptease’. THEME
  136. 136. Burt ReynoldsTHEME
  137. 137. +10/-5His behaviour was often erratic and compulsive, andhe frequently clashed with his directors and co-stars,in the mid-1970s when his physical and mentalhealth, together with his alcohol and drug problems,were at their worst. He was married four times, andhad three children from his first two marriages. Diedas a result of a heart attack in 1980, aged 54 on thesame day as Uttam Kumar. He was a first man in awoman’s domain which he did impersonating a scenefrom ‘The Sheikh’ by Rudy Valentino. THEME
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  146. 146. Two sets of 16 questions by each Quiz MasterAnti-Clockwise Flat Scoring 10 PointsHalf points are Quiz Masters Prerogative
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  149. 149. 33) What first did Dr. AnandaMohan Chakrabarty achieve in1974, while working for GeneralElectric in New York state? FINALS
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  151. 151. 33) First patent on a genetically engineeredorganism (an oil-eating Pseudomonasbacterium) FINALS
  152. 152. 34) The office of coroner wasestablished in England in 1194 to“keep the pleas of the Crown”. Until1846, any animal or vehicle whichcaused a human fatality was forfeit tothe Crown to be used for charity. Whydid they stop it in 1846? FINALS
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  154. 154. 34) Train Accidents FINALS
  155. 155. 35) Who were members of theLoyal Order of Water BuffaloesLodge No. 26. ? FINALS
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  158. 158. 36) When Genghis Khan’s grandsonMutugen was killed by an arrowshot from the Shahr-e Zohak fort,he had every human and animal inthe valley killed. Which valley? FINALS
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  161. 161. 37) Originally called Sacopenapã untilthe mid-18th century, it was renamedafter the construction of a chapelholding a replica of the Virgen de__________, the patron saint ofBolivia. What are we talking about? FINALS
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  164. 164. 38) Developed by Dr. Kenzo Kase in1979, it came to the notice of theworld when it was donated torepresentatives of different countriesin the summer of 2008. It explodedinto public imagination in 2012. What? FINALS
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  166. 166. 38) Kinesio Tape FINALS
  167. 167. 39) This south American vine is a Schedule 1 drug but legal in Brazil for ‘spiritual’ purposesFINALS
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  169. 169. 39) Ayahuasca FINALS
  170. 170. 40) Some SI units’ symbols areupper case and some are lowercase. Why? FINALS
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  172. 172. 40) Units named after people are inupper case. FINALS
  173. 173. 41) As per legend, who was thefirst to start Chhat Puja? FINALS
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  176. 176. 42) The Irish wife of King Mark ofCornwall has her name linked inlegend with that of his nephew.Identify the wife and the nephew? FINALS
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  179. 179. 43) ‘Dhruba’ tara or North star inGreek was considered pointed to bya ‘Dog’s tail’ of Ursa Minor. All eyespointing to it. What is this a wordorigin for? FINALS
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  182. 182. 44) 21% benzene, 33% gasolineand 46% polystyrene is thecomposition of the B variant ofwhat? FINALS
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  184. 184. NapalmFINALS
  185. 185. 45) Crocin – not the branded drug –but a natural anti-oxidant isreported to have anti-carcinogenic,anti-depressant and ‘aphrodisiac’properties.From which plant is it derived? FINALS
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  188. 188. 46) Which country’s people call itShqiperi? FINALS
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  191. 191. 47) Many North-eastern townshave a locality called Chandmari.What does it mean? FINALS
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  194. 194. 48) In 1921, who wrote “Gandhi isgrowing enamoured of his owndoctrines — a dangerous form ofegotism, that even great peoplesuffer from at times”And on what issue? FINALS
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  199. 199. 49) In Nigeria there is a traditional form ofdivination called the Obi divination. Ashaman reads patterns made by casting aparticular object on a special woodenboard. What object? (In other countriescoconut and cowry shells are used) FINALS
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  202. 202. 50) The 1946 Asiatic Land TenureAct is the main cause of whichethnic population? FINALS
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  204. 204. 50) Indian population in Durban. FINALS
  205. 205. 51) Who was the apprentice ofMaster carpenter Gerrit Glaes Poolemployed by the Dutch East IndiaCompany in 1699 at Amsterdamdocks during his ‘Grand Embassy’tour of Europe? FINALS
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  207. 207. Peter the Great of Russia FINALS
  208. 208. 52) Who is the person? FINALS
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  211. 211. 53) When the bodies of theRomanov’s were discovered in1990 for DNA comparison of theTsar, the body of his deceasedbrother was exhumed. Who DNAwas used to match that of theTsarina? FINALS
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  214. 214. 54) Sandip Vinayak Prabhu, AtulKapoor and Vijay Vikram Singh haveall been identified as the person buttill date the identity is a secret.Who? FINALS
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  217. 217. 55) This current head of state X was thepersonal dentist of the previous leader Y. Y,pleased with a cavity filling operation done onhim by X made him the Minister of Health. Xwas appointed Deputy Prime Minister fouryears later. Y died 5 years after theappointment and X became acting head ofstate before announcing himself as the newleader of the country two months. later. Name FINALSboth X and Y?
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  219. 219. 56) X-Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov(dentist)and Y- Saparmurat Niyazov of Turkmenistan FINALS
  220. 220. 56) The family of the composer sued HansZimmer for copying his piece ‘War’ in theGladiator soundtrack from this piece.Name the composer? FINALS
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  223. 223. 57) ) Lieutenant GuilioGavotti has two firsts onNovember 1st 1911 andMarch 4th 1912. Bothchanged the history of themilitary world. What werethese two achievements?FINALS
  224. 224. Answer is …. FINALS
  225. 225. 57) ) First bombing from anAirplane and Night Flight.Interestingly bombing fromballoons was banned but thepeople then had not thought aboutplanes. FINALS
  226. 226. 58) At 10.5 Million Square Metres,it is the 4th largest building in theworld and also houses the world’slargest casino. Name the building? FINALS
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  229. 229. 59) Chief Minister Ms. MamataBanerjee had plans to rename a lotof buildings in Bengal including FortWilliam, which was rejected by theArmy. After whom was Fort Williambeing named? FINALS
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  232. 232. 60) Identify the film and what work bywhich author is it based on? FINALS
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  235. 235. 61) This transition metal’s name has been derivedfrom the Persian word meaning ‘gold like’ or ‘goldcoloured’. Mainly used as a refractory and anopacifier in reactions. Small amounts are used as analloying agent for its strong resistance to corrosion.Identify? FINALS
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  238. 238. 62) It was considered by many as the best groundattack aircraft of World War II. Nicknamed as‘Hunchback’, ‘Flying Infantryman’ and ‘Flying Tank’.Name this aircraft? FINALS
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  240. 240. 62) Ilyushin Il-2 Sturmovik FINALS
  241. 241. 63) Identify the Film? FINALS
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  243. 243. The Hindi VersionFINALS
  244. 244. 64) In 1324 the price of gold wasdevalued in Egypt and the economywas devastated for twelve years.Why did this economic meltdownoccur? FINALS
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  246. 246. He distributed so much gold duringhis journey to the Hajj causing thedevaluation. FINALS
  247. 247. Thanks to:IIM Calcutta Quiz Club for inviting us to do this quiz.All the teams who have participated.And the Lovely Audience.

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