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  1. 1. COIMBATORE QUIZ CIRCLE<br />INFORMALS 25/10/2009<br />
  2. 2. ABOUT ME & THE QUIZ…<br /><ul><li> I am Ganapathy, doing my final year in Production-@#!&*^%-Engineering at PSG Tech.
  3. 3. Friends call me Ganja.
  4. 4. I love movies. So, don’t be surprised to find LOTS of movie-based questions.
  5. 5. Usual rules- 10 points for correct answers, infi-bounce, QM’s decision is final, no answering out of the turn, and so on and so forth…
  6. 6. Now, here we go…</li></li></ul><li>1<br />
  7. 7. Connect… The number of stars indicate the amount of relevance the particular movie has to the answer.<br />*<br />
  8. 8. *<br />*<br />*<br />
  9. 9. *<br />*<br />*<br />
  10. 10.
  11. 11.
  12. 12. 2<br />
  13. 13. Identify this gentleman.<br />
  14. 14.
  15. 15. Oskar Schindler<br />
  16. 16. 3<br />
  17. 17. Identify the logo.<br />
  18. 18.
  19. 19.
  20. 20. 4<br />
  21. 21. Chang and Eng Bunker (1811–1874) were Thai brothers born in X. They traveled with P.T. Barnum&apos;s circus for many years and were billed as the Y. Due to the brothers&apos; fame and the rarity of their condition, Y came to be used as a synonym for Z.<br />X, Y & Z?<br />
  22. 22.
  23. 23. X – Siam<br />Y – Siamese Twins<br />Z – Conjoined Twins<br />
  24. 24. 5<br />
  25. 25. The Hindi word for “tasting a delicacy” or “to taste” is a very popular snack variety in India. What?<br />
  26. 26.
  27. 27. Chaat<br />
  28. 28. 6<br />
  29. 29. Connect… <br />The list is exhaustible.<br />
  30. 30.
  31. 31.
  32. 32. Age of Empires II Cheats!!<br />
  33. 33. 7<br />
  34. 34. Identify this gentleman.<br />
  35. 35.
  36. 36.
  37. 37. 8<br />
  38. 38. <ul><li> X are criminal acts that are modeled on previous crimes that have been reported in the media.
  39. 39. Y is defined as a duplication of a suicide that the person attempting suicide knows about either from local knowledge or due to accounts or depictions of the original suicide on television and in other media.
  40. 40. Z refers to the tendency of sensational publicity about violent murders or suicides to result in more of the same through imitation.</li></ul>X, Y & Z?<br />
  41. 41.
  42. 42. X – Copycat Crime<br />Y – Copycat Suicide<br />Z – Copycat Effect<br />
  43. 43. 9<br />
  44. 44. What are these known as?<br />
  45. 45.
  46. 46.
  47. 47. The Five Lost Hitchcocks<br />These films were unavailable for decades because their rights were bought back by Alfred Hitchcock and left as part of his legacy to his daughter. They were re-released in theatres around 1984 after a 30-year absence.<br />
  48. 48. 10<br />
  49. 49. Momofuku Ando is the founder and chairman of a famous company. He is credited with the invention of X during the post-WW-II era. X is a popular commodity across the globe, and the story of its invention is mentioned in all its covers.<br />
  50. 50.
  51. 51. Cup Noodles!!<br />Momofuku Ando is the founder-chairman of Nissin Food Products Co., Ltd.<br />
  52. 52. 11<br />
  53. 53. This painting depicts…<br />
  54. 54.
  55. 55. The conspirators of the “Gunpowder Plot” of 1605.<br />
  56. 56. 12<br />
  57. 57. Connect…<br />
  58. 58.
  59. 59.
  60. 60. 13<br />
  61. 61. Identify…<br />
  62. 62.
  63. 63. James Haven Voight<br />
  64. 64. 14<br />
  65. 65. Identify/Give the Significance.<br />
  66. 66.
  67. 67. Samantha-Geimer<br />The 13-year old girl, whom Roman Polanski was accused of molesting. <br />
  68. 68. 15<br />
  69. 69. In December 1981, Dr. James Naismith, invented an indoor-game to keep his students at YMCA fit during the long winters of Massachusetts.<br />He incorporated rules from a children’s game called “Duck on a Rock”, while writing the rules for this game.<br />The game initially involved a ‘container’ used for storing peaches. The ‘container’ has now evolved into something else.<br />What game?<br />
  70. 70.
  71. 71. Basketball!!<br />
  72. 72. 16<br />
  73. 73. The Fulton surface-to-air recovery system (STARS) is a system used by the United States Air Force and United States Navy for retrieving persons on the ground from an aircraft. It involves an overall-type harness and a self-inflating balloon which carries an attached lift line. An aircraft engages the line with its V-shaped yoke and the individual is reeled on board. Red flags on the lift line guide the pilot during daylight recoveries; lights on the lift line are used for night recoveries.<br />How better is STARS know as?<br />
  74. 74.
  75. 75. Skyhook<br />VIDEO CLIP<br />
  76. 76. 17<br />
  77. 77. In a day-club (as against a night-club) in Toronto, there once broke out a fight. When the fight started getting very serious, one of the on-lookers stepped in and said, “Alright, nobody fights. Or, ________ _____ ___ _ ____ ____ ___”. <br />The line became very popular later on, in a different context.<br />??<br />
  78. 78.
  79. 79. Somebody gonna get a hurt real bad!<br /><br />
  80. 80. 18<br />
  81. 81. The Cross of Lorraine is part of the heraldic arms of Lorraine in eastern France. It was originally held to be a symbol of Joan of Arc, who was from Lorraine. Between 1871 and 1918 (and again between 1940-1944), the northern third of Lorraine was annexed to Germany, along with Alsace. During that period the Cross served as a rallying point for French ambitions to recover its &quot;lost&quot; provinces.<br />Something like an anti-climax, the symbol ended up signifying something else in which fictional work?<br />
  82. 82.
  83. 83. V for Vendetta<br />
  84. 84. 19<br />
  85. 85. Identify.<br />SOUND CLIP<br />
  86. 86.
  87. 87. Dustin Hoffman<br />From his Oscar acceptance speech for “Kramer Vs Kramer”.<br />
  88. 88. 20<br />
  89. 89. The Gospel of John states that the Romans planned to break Jesus&apos; legs, a practice known as crurifragium, which was a method of hastening the death during a crucifixion. Just before they did so, they realized that Jesus was already dead and that there was no reason to break his legs. To make sure that he was dead, a Roman Centurion named in extra-Biblical tradition as Longinus stabbed him in the side.<br />What legendary artifact, only rivaled by the Holy Grail was born out of this?<br />
  90. 90.
  91. 91. The Holy Lance<br />Or<br />The Spear of Destiny<br />Or<br />The Holy Spear<br />Or<br />The Spear of Christ<br />
  92. 92. 21<br />
  93. 93. What’s the significance of these Ads?<br />
  94. 94.
  95. 95. David McLean<br />Wayne McLaren<br />Dick Hammer<br />
  96. 96. All three models died of Cancer from smoking. Marlboro faced severe criticism and a subsequent depreciation in sales. <br />
  97. 97. SMOKING IS INJURIOUS TO HEALTH.<br />
  98. 98. THANK YOU<br />

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