• +30 for correct
• No negative. Passable round.
• 12 questions. L-R then R-L.
• +5 bounce for every pass.
Nelson Wang was a cook at the Cricket
Club of India. In 1975, a customer asked
him to create a new dish and he started
by taking the basic ingredients, namely
chopped garlic, ginger, and green chillies,
but instead substituted garam masala with
soya sauce to lead to the inception of this
ridiculously famous non-veg dish, the X.
The term meaning the 'great prize' was first
used in a short trial in Paris, organized by
Le Velocipede in 1887, but only one
competitor turned up and it was
abandoned. The first organized event, by a
newspaper Le Petite Journal, was a
Reliability Trial run (again in France) in
1894. Which term?
Which company gets its name from the
'blue dot' that they put on their products
to indicate their products that had qualified
the the quality check. this blue dot was
later trademarked and is now a well known
name in its area of business.
X was invented by a New Yorker named Leonard
Lawrence Marraffino in 1955. The patent was
subsequently sold to Unilever, who marketed the
novelty under the brand-name with the name
same as X in the early 1960s. This was followed
by the introduction of the 'Signal' brand in Europe
in 1965. Identify X.
IBM had a poster put up in 1978 explaining
something. What is being explained?
• If its there and you can see it—it’s real.
• If its not there and you can see it—its virtual.
• If its there and you cant see it—its transparent.
• If it’s not there and you can’t see it-you
In 1972 Alan Kay at Xerox PARC labs
proposed a computer nicknamed 'The
Dyna'.The idea as rejected because his
bosses felt that it was too 'flimsy'. Later
Epson produced made the first of its kind
and it proved to be succesful. What was
'The Dyna' the first pioneered prototype of ?
Name the disease that was recently
declared eradicated by Food and Agriculture
Organization of the United Nations. Its name
is German for cattle-plague. And it is only
the second disease to have been eradicated
sucessfully by humans after Small-pox
which was eradicated in 1970s.
The Laws of cricket were revised and
reissued in 1788 by X. X remains the
copyright holder of the Laws of Cricket.
X also was the governing body of
cricket in England and across the world,
until the ICC was formed in 1993.
The word "salad" comes from the French
salade of the same meaning, from the
Latin word for X. Other related words
derived from X include sauce, salsa,
sausage, and salary. In English, the word
first appeared as "salad" or "sallet" in
the 14th century. Identify X.
A company declared the "i" in X stands for
"Internet"; it also represented the product's
focus as a personal device ('i' for
"individual"). The company later adopted the
‘i’ prefix across all its consumer products.