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Grand Finale

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At the annual fest of National High School for Girls.

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Grand Finale

  1. 1. Quizzat -Quizzat - 20152015
  2. 2. Round 1
  3. 3. • If you are doubly sure about the answer, then you can double up your score by saying “Double” before giving out the answer. • Marks : Correct answer fetches you  +20 Wrong answer fetches you  - 05 DOUBLEDOUBLE
  4. 4. In the recent times,In the recent times, Indian sports fans areIndian sports fans are greatly indebted togreatly indebted to this beautiful lady onthis beautiful lady on the horseback.the horseback. Why?Why? (another vis – next slide)(another vis – next slide) N
  5. 5. N
  6. 6. Doubles partner of Sania &Doubles partner of Sania & Mixed-Doubles partner ofMixed-Doubles partner of LeanderLeander N
  7. 7. With whom would you connect all the clues?With whom would you connect all the clues? I Video from the animated movie ‘Planes’.Video from the animated movie ‘Planes’.
  8. 8. PriyankaPriyanka ChopraChopra I
  9. 9. Identify the lady being awarded the NationalIdentify the lady being awarded the National Humanities Medal by Barack Obama.Humanities Medal by Barack Obama. (Her most recent book is a collection of essays(Her most recent book is a collection of essays written in Italian, ‘In Altre Parol’ (In Otherwritten in Italian, ‘In Altre Parol’ (In Other Words). She will begin teaching Creative WritingWords). She will begin teaching Creative Writing at Princeton University within a few monthsat Princeton University within a few months time.)time.) (vis – next slide)(vis – next slide) V
  10. 10. V
  11. 11. Jhumpa LahiriJhumpa Lahiri V
  12. 12. The lady being portrayed on screen byThe lady being portrayed on screen by Hema Malini has a very special place in theHema Malini has a very special place in the Indian history.Indian history. What was so special about her?What was so special about her? (video link of the song – ‘Aye dil-e-nadan’)(video link of the song – ‘Aye dil-e-nadan’) E
  13. 13. Razia Sultan was the first muslim lady toRazia Sultan was the first muslim lady to rule India and only lady to occupy therule India and only lady to occupy the throne of Delhi.throne of Delhi. E
  14. 14. Identify this renowned French sculptorIdentify this renowned French sculptor whose statues can be seen in severalwhose statues can be seen in several Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum atMadame Tussaud’s Wax Museum at different parts of the world.different parts of the world. D
  15. 15. Madame TussaudMadame Tussaud herselfherself D
  16. 16. She bettered the mark set by her great-great-She bettered the mark set by her great-great- grandmother on 9 Sep, 2015. She has so fargrandmother on 9 Sep, 2015. She has so far worked with 12 PMs. It has also beenworked with 12 PMs. It has also been jocularly said that ‘she has met more peoplejocularly said that ‘she has met more people than any other person in history’.than any other person in history’. Which record/mark is being talked about?Which record/mark is being talked about? I
  17. 17. The Queen Elizabeth II becameThe Queen Elizabeth II became Britain's longest-serving monarchBritain's longest-serving monarch I
  18. 18. SRK recently tweeted this after meeting oneSRK recently tweeted this after meeting one of her biggest fans, Saina Nehwal.of her biggest fans, Saina Nehwal. As per SRK, what is probably the only wayAs per SRK, what is probably the only way for him to beat Saina at badminton?for him to beat Saina at badminton? T
  19. 19. Ensuring that Saina’s racquets has noEnsuring that Saina’s racquets has no stringsstrings T
  20. 20. This film, dedicated to the painter M.F.This film, dedicated to the painter M.F. Hussain and a pet-cat named Minu, is basedHussain and a pet-cat named Minu, is based on the lifestory of which lady achiever?on the lifestory of which lady achiever? A
  21. 21. TasleemaTasleema NasreenNasreen A
  22. 22. Name of this Noble Prize winning alumniName of this Noble Prize winning alumni of Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi has beenof Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi has been coined in a pretty unique way. First twocoined in a pretty unique way. First two words of her name has been taken from herwords of her name has been taken from her father, the third word has been taken fromfather, the third word has been taken from her paternal grandmother, and the last parther paternal grandmother, and the last part is from her mother.is from her mother. Who am I talking about?Who am I talking about? Aud
  23. 23. Aung San SuuAung San Suu KyiKyi Aud
  24. 24. 1998 Miss India Contest …. Who is the lady? (in red circle) Aud
  25. 25. Smriti IraniSmriti Irani MalhotraMalhotra Aud
  26. 26. Round 2
  27. 27. • If you are doubly sure about the answer, then you can double up your score by saying “Double” before giving out the answer. • Marks : Correct answer fetches you  +20 Wrong answer fetches you  - 05 DOUBLEDOUBLE
  28. 28. Over a dozen deaths and hundreds ofOver a dozen deaths and hundreds of reported injuries from which modern-dayreported injuries from which modern-day activity prompted these instructional photosactivity prompted these instructional photos to be released by the Russian Govt. in July,to be released by the Russian Govt. in July, 2015?2015? S
  29. 29. SelfieSelfie S
  30. 30. Find the common factor.Find the common factor. A (video link of ‘Dhadkan jara ruk gayi(video link of ‘Dhadkan jara ruk gayi hai’ from the movie Prahaar + audiohai’ from the movie Prahaar + audio link of ‘Shava Shava’ from K3G)link of ‘Shava Shava’ from K3G)
  31. 31. AadeshAadesh SrivastavaSrivastava A
  32. 32. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is veryFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is very reluctant to meet the Head of the States.reluctant to meet the Head of the States. But after Barrack Obama, which Head ofBut after Barrack Obama, which Head of the State is going to meet him on 27 Sep,the State is going to meet him on 27 Sep, 2015 at the Facebook HQ for a Townhall2015 at the Facebook HQ for a Townhall Q&A Session?Q&A Session? N
  33. 33. Narendra ModiNarendra Modi N
  34. 34. 1. Flag atop ‘it’ always flaps in opposite direction of air.1. Flag atop ‘it’ always flaps in opposite direction of air. 2. Normally during day-time, air comes from sea to land2. Normally during day-time, air comes from sea to land & during evening, the vice-versa occurs. But in this& during evening, the vice-versa occurs. But in this locality, it’s totally opposite.locality, it’s totally opposite. 3. No birds fly above ‘it’.3. No birds fly above ‘it’. 4. The shadow of the main dome remains invisible at any4. The shadow of the main dome remains invisible at any time of the day.time of the day. 5.The quantity of cooked food inside the premises5.The quantity of cooked food inside the premises remains same for the entire year.remains same for the entire year. These are some of the unexplained mysteries associatedThese are some of the unexplained mysteries associated with which place?with which place? J
  35. 35. Jagannath Temple,Jagannath Temple, PuriPuri J
  36. 36. What is the name of this new species of dinosaurs introduced in the 2015 movie ‘Jurassic World’? (video link deleted) I
  37. 37. Indominus RexIndominus Rex I
  38. 38. While travelling towards Kolkata from anyWhile travelling towards Kolkata from any other place, we can see milestones on theother place, we can see milestones on the road indicating the distance of Kolkata fromroad indicating the distance of Kolkata from that place.that place. From which landmark in Kolkata, thisFrom which landmark in Kolkata, this distance is, traditionally, measured?distance is, traditionally, measured? R
  39. 39. RajRaj BhavanBhavan R
  40. 40. After graduating with a B.Tech in ComputerAfter graduating with a B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from IIT-B in 2008,Science and Engineering from IIT-B in 2008, Bhavish AggarwalBhavish Aggarwal (vis – next slide)(vis – next slide) worked atworked at Microsoft Research for 2 years. He had filed 2Microsoft Research for 2 years. He had filed 2 patents and published 3 papers in Internationalpatents and published 3 papers in International Journals. In his new venture, started in 2010, heJournals. In his new venture, started in 2010, he said ‘Hello’ to the metro citizens in a new way.said ‘Hello’ to the metro citizens in a new way. Even in Kolkata, that has become a huge hit.Even in Kolkata, that has become a huge hit. Simply, identify his new company.Simply, identify his new company. O
  41. 41. O
  42. 42. OlaOla CabsCabs O
  43. 43. After missing the qualification for the 2014 FIFA World Cup by a whisker, which country, the smallest ever, qualified for the first time in the 15th edition of the Euro Cup football tournament to be held at France on 2016? (All the credit goes to some stupendous performance by the players and the charismatic coaching of Lars Lagerback.) I
  44. 44. IcelandIceland I
  45. 45. Connect these non-exhaustive clues.Connect these non-exhaustive clues. Aud video link of ‘The Lion King’
  46. 46. Avatars ofAvatars of VishnuVishnu Aud
  47. 47. In Sanskrit, we call itIn Sanskrit, we call it swatantravishwa-koshaswatantravishwa-kosha.. How do others know it as?How do others know it as? Aud
  48. 48. WikipediaWikipedia Aud
  49. 49. Round 3
  50. 50. • 8 questions.8 questions. • 8 Topics on the grid.8 Topics on the grid. • Scoring : DirectScoring : Direct  + 10 points+ 10 points BonusBonus  + 15 points+ 15 points
  51. 51. TopicsTopics
  52. 52. With which legendary person would youWith which legendary person would you associate all these items?associate all these items? Legend
  53. 53. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam – TheA.P.J. Abdul Kalam – The Missile Man of IndiaMissile Man of India Legend
  54. 54. What is so unique about the selection ofWhat is so unique about the selection of Beijing as the host city ofBeijing as the host city of 2022 Winter Olympics?2022 Winter Olympics? Olympic Games
  55. 55. Beijing will become the first city toBeijing will become the first city to host both the Summer and also thehost both the Summer and also the Winter OlympicsWinter Olympics Olympic Games
  56. 56. This homemade deviceThis homemade device (vis)(vis) made by a 14-yearmade by a 14-year old student of MacArthur High Schoolold student of MacArthur High School created a huge mix-up. At the end, the mattercreated a huge mix-up. At the end, the matter resolved pretty happily after an invitation toresolved pretty happily after an invitation to the White House on the occasion of thethe White House on the occasion of the Astronomy Night on Oct 19, 2015.Astronomy Night on Oct 19, 2015. Identify this child-prodigy.Identify this child-prodigy. (vis of the device – next slide)(vis of the device – next slide) Child Prodigy
  57. 57. Child Prodigy
  58. 58. AhmedAhmed MohamedMohamed Child Prodigy
  59. 59. What is the significance of the number 8What is the significance of the number 8 (eight), in the theme song of the ISL team(eight), in the theme song of the ISL team North East United FC, titled ‘We are the 8’?North East United FC, titled ‘We are the 8’? Football
  60. 60. Eight states of NE India – Assam,Eight states of NE India – Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland,Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, Tripura, MeghalayaMizoram, Manipur, Tripura, Meghalaya and Sikkimand Sikkim Football
  61. 61. What is the Basilisk Lizard, found in SouthWhat is the Basilisk Lizard, found in South American rainforests, commonly known toAmerican rainforests, commonly known to us because of this very distinctus because of this very distinct characteristics?characteristics? Nature
  62. 62. Jesus Christ LizardJesus Christ Lizard Nature
  63. 63. This 85 metres high railway-bridge on the Jammu-Katra line has been painstakingly built by the Indian engineers. Which place would you be most likelyWhich place would you be most likely visiting if you have to go over this bridge?visiting if you have to go over this bridge? (vis – next slide)(vis – next slide) Engineering
  64. 64. Engineering
  65. 65. Vaishno DeviVaishno Devi ShrineShrine Engineering
  66. 66. Other than the number plate of the car, howOther than the number plate of the car, how can you make out that this scene has notcan you make out that this scene has not been shot in India?been shot in India? Etcetra
  67. 67. India – Right HandIndia – Right Hand DriveDrive Etcetra
  68. 68. Pretty emotional retirement speech from aPretty emotional retirement speech from a person who is known to keep his emotionsperson who is known to keep his emotions in control…..identify the voice.in control…..identify the voice. Retiremen t
  69. 69. Retiremen t
  70. 70. Audience Questions
  71. 71. What is the bollywood connection of thisWhat is the bollywood connection of this bumbling journalist?bumbling journalist? (In fact, because of his new found fame, he has(In fact, because of his new found fame, he has said that he is hoping to get some compensationsaid that he is hoping to get some compensation from the director and lead actor because of thisfrom the director and lead actor because of this filmy connection)filmy connection) Aud
  72. 72. The role played by Nawazuddin Siddiqi inThe role played by Nawazuddin Siddiqi in ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ is modelled on‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ is modelled on Pakistani journalist Nawab ChandPakistani journalist Nawab Chand Aud
  73. 73. Round 4
  74. 74. • 6 questions.6 questions. • +10 points for a correct answer &+10 points for a correct answer & -5 points for a wrong answer.-5 points for a wrong answer.
  75. 75. They reportedly inspired the formation ofThey reportedly inspired the formation of which popular 4-letter word?which popular 4-letter word? 1
  76. 76. MemeMeme 1
  77. 77. Taihoku, presently located in Taiwan,Taihoku, presently located in Taiwan, played a pretty important role in the life ofplayed a pretty important role in the life of which famous Indian?which famous Indian? 2
  78. 78. Netaji Subhash ChandraNetaji Subhash Chandra BoseBose 2
  79. 79. On whose centennial birth anniversary, thisOn whose centennial birth anniversary, this Google Doodle was released?Google Doodle was released? 3
  80. 80. M.F. HussainM.F. Hussain 3
  81. 81. Find the connection.Find the connection. 4
  82. 82. Yoga AsanasYoga Asanas 4
  83. 83. Sleeping PolicemenSleeping Policemen are usually deployed inare usually deployed in front of schools, colleges and otherfront of schools, colleges and other important landmarks.important landmarks. Who / what areWho / what are Sleeping PolicemenSleeping Policemen?? 5
  84. 84. Speed Breakers /Speed Breakers / BumpersBumpers 5
  85. 85. Connect all these clues with Quizzat-2015.Connect all these clues with Quizzat-2015. 6
  86. 86. UttamUttam KumarKumar 6

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