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Rhapsody-Quizeto Grand Finale

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Rhapsody-Quizeto Grand Finale

  1. 1. Format of the Quiz • Written Round.(Written Round.(55)) • Mixed Bag.(Mixed Bag.(1515)) • Crossword.(Crossword.(1010)) • Written Round II.(Written Round II.(55)) • Mixed Bag II.(Mixed Bag II.(1515))
  2. 2. ** What the Round is all about????What the Round is all about???? * You will see visuals of Centenary Celebrations of any individual or any major historical incident. * Additional clues are also given. * Just identify the person/incident. All the best………
  3. 3. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 ** ClueClue – One of his many daring exploits took place shortly after independence when he led the mission successfully. One of these missions, not involving him, has recently been turned into a highly acclaimed movie.
  4. 4. Quiz by SomnathI I Biju PatnaikBiju Patnaik ** U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16
  5. 5. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 11 ClueClue – Born Amba Laxman Rao Sagun in 1916, she had a long and illustrious career in Hindi cinema.
  6. 6. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 22 ClueClue - Part of Welsh Government’s  ‘Year of Adventure’, the other activities include Invent your Event, a new outreach and funding scheme that will encourage the countrymen to indulge in literature, creative writing and reading.
  7. 7. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33 ClueClue – Such scenes, enacted by the ‘Ghost Soldiers’, were seen on 1st July, 2016 in different places in UK.
  8. 8. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 44 ClueClue – Her immediate family included one President, one PM and one Cabinet Minister. But she was famous in her own right.
  9. 9. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 55 ClueClue – Find the connecting link between all these clues.
  10. 10. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 11 ClueClue – Born Amba Laxman Rao Sagun in 1916, she had a long and illustrious career in Hindi cinema.
  11. 11. Quiz by SomnathI I Lalita PawarLalita Pawar U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 11
  12. 12. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 22 ClueClue - Part of Welsh Government’s  ‘Year of Adventure’, the other activities include Invent your Event, a new outreach and funding scheme that will encourage the countrymen to indulge in literature, creative writing and reading.
  13. 13. Quiz by SomnathI I Roald DahlRoald Dahl U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 22
  14. 14. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33 ClueClue – Such scenes, enacted by the ‘Ghost Soldiers’, were seen on 1st July, 2016 in different places in UK.
  15. 15. Quiz by SomnathI I Battle of SommeBattle of Somme U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33
  16. 16. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 44 ClueClue – Her immediate family included one President, one PM and one Cabinet Minister. But she was famous in her own right.
  17. 17. Quiz by SomnathI I Sirimavo BandaranaikeSirimavo Bandaranaike U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 44
  18. 18. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 55 ClueClue – Find the connecting link between all these clues.
  19. 19. Quiz by SomnathI I Yehudi MenuhinYehudi Menuhin U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 55
  20. 20. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 ** This musical term is a one- movement work that is episodic yet integrated, free-flowing in structure, featuring a range of highly contrasted moods, colour and tonality. The performers of these works (vis) are depicted in Greek art, wearing their signature cloak and carrying a staff. Why this term is pretty relevant for today’s programme? 11
  21. 21. Quiz by SomnathI I RhapsodyRhapsody U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 11
  22. 22. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 22 It all started as a friendly challenge between a six-year old and a thirty five year old. As a deal, the junior one promised to top her class in her school’s lower kindergarten exam. What did her senior counterpart promise to do as part of that challenge which eventually turned into a frontpage news item?
  23. 23. Quiz by SomnathI I 22 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Devendra Jhajharia won a Gold inDevendra Jhajharia won a Gold in 2016 Rio Paralympics2016 Rio Paralympics
  24. 24. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33 The Sykes–Picot Agreement which marked it’s centenary in 2016, was a secret pact between Great Britain and France. This agreement carved up areas in Western Asia held by the Ottoman Empire among European Allied powers and has been held responsible for many of the geo- political problems in the region. Officially named after a geographical entity, associated with Hittites, Persians, Armenians, Goths, Byzantines and Turks, how do we better know it? (vis – next slide)
  25. 25. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33
  26. 26. Quiz by SomnathI I 33 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Asia Minor AgreementAsia Minor Agreement
  27. 27. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 44 The technology, designed by UltraTech International, was originally deployed by the local administration in Hamburg’s St Pauli party district to combat a public menace. Interestingly, the material used by UltraTech was originally used by Nissan to keep cars clean with the paint acting as a deflector for water-borne dirt. Which technology that may be deployed in Indian cities like Kolkata in future, is being hinted at?
  28. 28. Quiz by SomnathI I 44 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Walls that 'pee back' to tackle peopleWalls that 'pee back' to tackle people who urinate in publicwho urinate in public
  29. 29. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 55 The legend has recently courted controversy during the 2016 National Awards. Despite receiving an award for his 1000th movie project, he didn’t show up at the award ceremony. He said that he didn’t deserve it for ‘an incomplete job’. Identify him. What ‘incompleteness’ was he referring to?
  30. 30. Quiz by SomnathI I 55 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Ilayaraja & Bifurcation of Best MusicIlayaraja & Bifurcation of Best Music Director AwardDirector Award
  31. 31. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 66 Wojtek, literally meaning ‘Joyful Warrior’, started his career as a soldier of the 22nd Artillery Supply Company of the Polish II Corps and subsequently became a Corporal. To honour his contribution during the Battle of Monte Cassino, he was later drafted into the logo of that Army Division. What was so special about Wojtek?
  32. 32. Quiz by SomnathI I 66 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Wojtek was a Brown BearWojtek was a Brown Bear
  33. 33. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 77 Complete this series & also tell what this is all about? 60 - Kolkata Mint (2012). 75 - Reserve Bank of India (2010). 100 - C. Subramanium (2010)/ Mother Teresa (2010)/ 21st Commonwealth Games (2010)/ Civil Aviation of India (2011)/ Komagata Maru Incident (2014)/ Begum Akhtar (2014)/ Jamsetji Tata (2014)/ International Yoga Day (2015)/ Rani Gaidinliu (2015). 125 - Jawaharlal Nehru (2014)/ Dr. S. Radhakrishnan (2015)/ Dr. B. R. Ambedkar (2015). 150 - Rabindra Nath Tagore (2011)/ CAG of India (2011)/ Motilal Nehru (2012)/ Swami Vivekananda (2013). 1000 - ____????____ (2010).
  34. 34. Quiz by SomnathI I 77 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Brihadeswara Temple & CommemorativeBrihadeswara Temple & Commemorative Coins issued by Indian Govt.Coins issued by Indian Govt.
  35. 35. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 88 Few years back, in a Redditt AMA, actor Bill Murray revealed the reason behind his baffling decision to be a part of a disastrous 2004-project which was slammed by the critics and public alike. His strange decision was actually because of these two individuals. Put funda.
  36. 36. Quiz by SomnathI I 88 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Bill Murray voiced 'Garfield' because heBill Murray voiced 'Garfield' because he confusedly thought the Screenwriter was Joelconfusedly thought the Screenwriter was Joel Coen (of Coen-Brothers), not Joel CohenCoen (of Coen-Brothers), not Joel Cohen
  37. 37. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 99 Inaugurated on August 2011, it has become a part of the largest network of it’s type in the world. Doubled as a museum and a shop that sells picture post cards, greeting cards, local souvenir items, stationary and several books on local culture, it is located at one of the most picteresque spot in the city. What unique venture is being talked about?
  38. 38. Quiz by SomnathI I 99 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Floating Post Office in Dal LakeFloating Post Office in Dal Lake   
  39. 39. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1010 Legends trace it back in various forms to the Tailteann Games held in Ireland around in 1829 BC. Centuries later Celtic hero Cuchulainn who shows striking similarities to the Persian hero Rostam, as well as to the Greek hero Heracles, was said to have gripped a chariot wheel by its axle, whirled it around his head, and threw it farther than any other mortal. What thus originated?
  40. 40. Quiz by SomnathI I 1010 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Hammer ThrowHammer Throw
  41. 41. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1111 This superflop Kanti Shah directorial venture is the only movie in the illustrious career of Mithun Chakravorty where he appeared in a triple role. It is supposedly a blatant rip-off of which superhit movie?
  42. 42. Quiz by SomnathI I 1111 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 TridevTridev
  43. 43. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1212 Where would you find these three elements (A, B & C) located one after other maintaining this sequence? A B C
  44. 44. Quiz by SomnathI I 1212 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Human EarHuman Ear (Specifically- Middle Ear) (Hammer) (Anvil) (Stirrup)
  45. 45. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1313 Simon Cowell will become the PM of Britain. Sir Alex Ferguson to win ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The Queen at the ripe age of 90, will have a Christmas No. 1 single. Loch Ness monster to be discovered. Kim Kardashian will become the President of the USA. These are some of the predictions which were thought to be more likely to happen than what had actually taken place. In reality, what actually happened?
  46. 46. Quiz by SomnathI I 1313 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Leicester City won the EPLLeicester City won the EPL
  47. 47. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1414 In 1917 Anatoly Lunacharsky, an art critic and journalist apart being a highly placed govt. official of his country,  held a competition to create a symbol. The winning design by Yevgeny Kamzolkin is one of the widely used one & can be found in the national flags and coat of arms of several countries and also in the logo of aviation company Aeroflot. Which symbol?
  48. 48. Quiz by SomnathI I 1414 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Hammer & SickleHammer & Sickle
  49. 49. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1515 Everyday by 6 pm, 55017 Chhapra-Mau passenger train chugs in at Suraimanpur railway station, which is just across the border in UP. Since early 2016, the buzz around this train has increased manifold. Interestingly, all the frenzy gets over quickly as the passengers of that train rush to catch the 55132 Chhapra passenger at 6.40 pm. What is the name popularly given to the Chhapra-Mau passenger train by the passengers for obvious reasons?
  50. 50. Quiz by SomnathI I 1515 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Maikhana ExpressMaikhana Express
  51. 51. • 10 clues.10 clues. • Each clue carries 5 marks.Each clue carries 5 marks. • Full house ensure 10 bonus.Full house ensure 10 bonus.
  52. 52. ** What the Round is all about????What the Round is all about???? * You will see clues (cryptic or straight forward) relating to the posthumous Bharat Ratna Awardees. * Out of the 12 awardees, only 10 are mentioned here. * Mere identification will not be enough for the points. Answer accordingly.
  53. 53. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 ** Down 1. The common factor between Lal Bahadur Shastri and Big B. (11) 3. Nizam’s footwear was chiefly responsible for the fund. (1,1,1) 6. One of the youngest in this list, he was named, indirectly, after _____. (6) 7. Considered very sacred, part of a group of twelve, it’s restoration has been done by Sardar Patel. (7) Across 2. The cantonment town, birthplace of Ambedkar, is popularly named after Military Headquarter of War. (4) 4. The most mass-distributed product, it was originally proposed to be named after K Kamaraj. (6)  5. One of the oldest continuously inhabited places in the world, it is served by JPN Airport. (5) 8.  MGR’s birthplace, one of the holy cities in this sub- continent, is famous for an UNESCO World Heritage Site. (5) 9. The term used by Gandhiji as the title of his 1908 translation of John Ruskin’s Unto This Last, it later became synonymous with Acharya Bhave. (9) 10. Connect – Maulana Azad & a very wellknown football club nicknamed ‘The Blue Waves’. (2,5)
  54. 54. Quiz by SomnathI I ** U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Down 1. The common factor between Lal Bahadur Shastri and Big B. (11) 3. Nizam’s footwear was chiefly responsible for the fund. (1,1,1) 6. One of the youngest in this list, he was named, indirectly, after _____. (6) 7. Considered very sacred, part of a group of twelve, it’s restoration has been done by Sardar Patel. (7) Across 2. The cantonment town, birthplace of Ambedkar, is popularly named after Military Headquarter of War. (4) 4. The most mass-distributed product, it was originally proposed to be named after K Kamaraj. (6)  5. One of the oldest continuously inhabited places in the world, it is served by JPN Airport. (5) 8.  MGR’s birthplace, one of the holy cities in this sub- continent, is famous for an UNESCO World Heritage Site. (5) 9. The term used by Gandhiji as the title of his 1908 translation of John Ruskin’s Unto This Last, it later became synonymous with Acharya Bhave. (9) 10. Connect – Maulana Azad & a very wellknown football club nicknamed ‘The Blue Waves’. (2,5)
  55. 55. ** What the Round is all about????What the Round is all about???? * You will see the tweets which has gone viral for some obvious reasons. * Additional clues are not needed. The tweets will speak for themselves. * Just identify the person/organisation. All the best………
  56. 56. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Whose original tweet ellicited such reactions from Big B? **
  57. 57. Quiz by SomnathI I Shobhaa DeShobhaa De ** U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16
  58. 58. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 11 It was 2 pm on 5th May 2014…..who announced his grand entry to the world of twitterdom?
  59. 59. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 22 As revealed by Bastian Obermayer in this tweet, ‘what’ started more than a year ago?
  60. 60. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33 To quash his death-rumour, who recently quoted Mark Twain in this tweet?
  61. 61. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 44 Some of the gems from whom?
  62. 62. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 55 Which organisation posted their first tweet in such a humorous way?
  63. 63. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 11 It was 2 pm on 5th May 2014…..who announced his grand entry to the world of twitterdom?
  64. 64. Quiz by SomnathI I 11 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Rajnikant….(who else…)Rajnikant….(who else…)
  65. 65. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 22 As revealed by Bastian Obermayer in this tweet, ‘what’ started more than a year ago?
  66. 66. Quiz by SomnathI I 22 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Panama PapersPanama Papers
  67. 67. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33 To quash his death-rumour, who recently quoted Mark Twain in this tweet?
  68. 68. Quiz by SomnathI I 33 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Edward SnowdenEdward Snowden
  69. 69. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 44 Some of the gems from whom?
  70. 70. Quiz by SomnathI I 44 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag
  71. 71. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 55 Which organisation posted their first tweet in such a humorous way?
  72. 72. Quiz by SomnathI I 55 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 CIACIA
  73. 73. • 15 questions.15 questions. • Infinite Bounce + Pounce.Infinite Bounce + Pounce. • Score - IB : +10/0Score - IB : +10/0 - IP : +10/-05- IP : +10/-05
  74. 74. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 ** This special performance by Alia Bhatt was done for the promotional activity of which movie?
  75. 75. Quiz by SomnathI I ** U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 RustomRustom
  76. 76. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 11 Writer-director Doug Atchison came up with the story idea after watching an annual event in 1994 and made the 2006-released inspirational film Akeelah and the Bee. It told the story of 11-year old Akeelah Anderson who with the help of her teachers and friends, overcame obstacles despite difficult challenges along the way. What the movie was all about where a not-so beautiful sounding Middle-English word Pulchritude, literally meaning ‘beauty’, decided Akeelah’s fate?
  77. 77. Quiz by SomnathI I 11 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Scripps National Spelling Bee ChampionshipScripps National Spelling Bee Championship
  78. 78. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 22 Son of Hulsi and Atmaram Dubey, he was born in a village in Rajapur on the banks of the Yamuna. But he wrote his most famous work and spent most of his life in another holy city on the banks of the Ganga. Identify this great soul who, as per the legend, was born after staying in the womb for twelve months, had all thirty two teeth in his mouth at birth, his health and looks were like that of a five-year-old boy and he did not cry at the time of his birth.
  79. 79. Quiz by SomnathI I 22 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 TulsidasTulsidas
  80. 80. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33 American actor, voice artist, screenwriter, producer, director, singer, musician and comedian Fred Armisen has appeared thus during this years Emmy Awards night. When asked about his quirky appearance, he replied that he wanted to pay homage to the 1931-screen portrayal of the central character, but not the titular one, of an iconic literary piece. Whom did he pay tribute to? (vis – next slide)
  81. 81. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 33
  82. 82. Quiz by SomnathI I 33 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 The monster in FrankensteinThe monster in Frankenstein
  83. 83. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 44 Zainab died when his son was only 18 months old. This incident left such a deep impression in the young mind that her son, after growing up, maintained a certain stance in his entire professional career. Who was Zainab’s son? What had he done throughout his career?
  84. 84. Quiz by SomnathI I 44 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 MF Hussain & and he never painted the face ofMF Hussain & and he never painted the face of the female characters he had drawnthe female characters he had drawn
  85. 85. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 55 With which military conquest of great importance to the academicians (and also to the quizzers) would you connect this biz-entity (A) and the Conquered Lorikeet (B) an extinct species of South Pacific parrot, discovered in 1987? A B
  86. 86. Quiz by SomnathI I 55 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Ceasar’s victory over Pharnaces II of PontusCeasar’s victory over Pharnaces II of Pontus at the Battle of Zela in 47 BC & the immortalat the Battle of Zela in 47 BC & the immortal phrase "Veni, vidi, vici"phrase "Veni, vidi, vici"
  87. 87. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 66 Referring to the diminutive market share of the rivals of IBM during the late 1950’s and early 1960’s, what phrase was commonly used to refer to the following companies - Control Data Corporation(CDC), Univac, Burroughs, RCA, National Cash Register, Honeywell and General Electric (GE)? (Clue – The term will surely remind you about a literary creation which was turned into a certain entertainment-venture, made in Technicolor)
  88. 88. Quiz by SomnathI I 66 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 IBM and the Seven DwarfsIBM and the Seven Dwarfs
  89. 89. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 77 Conservationists have launched a fundraising campaign to save a 1000-year old Birnam Oak tree, said to be the last survivor of it’s kind in a mediaval forest. Interestingly, it attracts a huge no. of visitors every year. Why such hullabaloo was taking place for that tree? (vis – next slide)
  90. 90. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 77
  91. 91. Quiz by SomnathI I 77 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Macbeth’s OakMacbeth’s Oak
  92. 92. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 88 In the 2015 book First Comes Love, Vanessa Díaz, an Assistant Professor of Communications at Cal State Fullerton mentioned about Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball’s ‘Desilu’ Production Company & John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Lenono Music’ to explain the aura of a certain term coined by the People magazine couple of years earlier. Identify the in-the-news term.
  93. 93. Quiz by SomnathI I 88 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 BrangelinaBrangelina
  94. 94. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 ** Who appeared as Dr. Tim Whatley, Jerry and Kramer’s dentist, in the 19th episode, titled – ‘The Jimmy’ in the 6th season of Seinfeld?
  95. 95. Quiz by SomnathI I ** U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Brian CranstonBrian Cranston
  96. 96. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 99 Aristodemus was suffering from an eye infection and Pantites had been sent on an embassy to Thessaly. The subsequent events forced Herodotus to write,“no man would give him a light for his fire or speak to him; he was called Aristodemus the Coward”. Pantites, finding himself all alone, hanged himself. Why were these two gentlemen, part of a large contingent of around 300, being singled out?
  97. 97. Quiz by SomnathI I 99 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Two survivors of the Battle of ThermopylaeTwo survivors of the Battle of Thermopylae
  98. 98. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1010 Organised by Adhunik Art Gallery, a charity football match was played between Parliamentarians versus Bollywood stars in early 2016. The match, won by Bolly- brigade was supervised by Bollywood actor Priyanka Kothari better known as Nisha Kothari. Who was adjudged the ‘player of the match’? (vis – next slide)
  99. 99. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1010
  100. 100. Quiz by SomnathI I 1010 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Baba RamdevBaba Ramdev
  101. 101. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1111 Dismissed by some at the times as ‘slacktivism’, it ultimately helped to raise more than $115 m. With the available funds, scientists associated with Project MinE have recently discovered a gene variant – NEK1 which will probably bring in a revolution in the field of medical science. What is said to the main source of all these funds which gave a shiver to people from different strata of life including the big shots – Bill Gates, LBJ & Zuckerberg?
  102. 102. Quiz by SomnathI I 1111 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Ice Bucket ChallengeIce Bucket Challenge
  103. 103. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1212 Psmith Journalist is a novel by P.G. Wodehouse, first released in the UK as a serial in The Captain magazine between Oct 1909 and Feb 1910. Which phrase, famously associated with a duo (albeit wrongly), first appeared in this novel?
  104. 104. Quiz by SomnathI I 1212 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Elementary, My Dear WatsonElementary, My Dear Watson
  105. 105. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1313 As per Indian puranas, once upon a time there lived three ferocious asuras – Vidyunmali, Tarakakshas and Viryavana, together known as Tripura-asura. After their death, where these three (or their remains) can be found?
  106. 106. Quiz by SomnathI I 1313 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 Three rows of ashes on the forehead of ShivaThree rows of ashes on the forehead of Shiva
  107. 107. A sincere Thanks to……..
  108. 108. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1414 Few months before the Rio-2016, this group of history- making ladies reunited to celebrate their moment of glory, achieved twenty years earlier. It was all made possible by the heroics of the lady in the black dress (encircled in vis). How were they popularly known to us? What unthinkable miraculous act did that lady perform? (vis – next slide)
  109. 109. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1414
  110. 110. Quiz by SomnathI I 1414 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 The Magnificient SevenThe Magnificient Seven They won the first ever gold for the USAThey won the first ever gold for the USA in the women's team competition at the in the women's team competition at the  1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta
  111. 111. Quiz by SomnathU-25 General Quiz I IQuizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16 1515 The resounding success of this song encouraged the lyricist (X) to write a new one in this year also. X’s other endeavours encouraged filmmaker Nehal Dutta to make a film on X where theatre actress Ruma Chakroborty portrayed X on screen. Who is this multi-talented lyricist (X)?
  112. 112. Quiz by SomnathI I You know, who!!!!!You know, who!!!!! 15 U-25 General Quiz Quizeto, Rhapsody – 2K16

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