Quizzard – 1

Posted: December 8, 2008 in Events, Hobbies Club, Moderators

 

1. On Feb 28, 1953: Francics Circk announced in ‘The Eagle Pub’

                         ”We have found the secret of life”

 What was the secret that he and his co-worker James Watson had discovered?

 

2. Harsha Bogle is a famous cricket commentator, Nagesh Kukunoor is a successful film maker and Sanjay Sawhney is a pop music singer. However, there is something that’s common to all of them. Can you find out what it is?

 

3. Of which Music Band is Aussie cricketer Brett Lee a part of?

(a)   Rockers and Yorkers

(b)   Stumped

(c)    Six and Out

(d)  Bowled Out

  

 

4. This doodle appeared way back in Jan 4, 2006, completely composed of dots. It was issued on Jan 4th as a tribute to a blind man who had contributed humongously to the society by way of his invention. Who was this person?

points

5. This google doodle appeared on 10th Sep 2008, what famous event did it represent?

 

google

6. A daughter of a Nobel Laurete from India, An accomplished actress, she played a part in films like Black, Marigold, Tango Charlie and in Rang Rasiya. Name her father.

 

7. In the movie Taare Zameen ParAamir Khan was an arts teacher and tutor of special Kids.What was his character called?

 

8. His goodbye letter was written in a typical “no caps” style, and had in it

“as all of you know,i have always and will always bleed purple” .

Who was he?

(a)   Jerry YangYahoo CEO

(b)   Todd Stizer,CEO Cadbury

(c)    Anand Jon,Defaced Designer

(d)  Steve Irwin ,Crocodile Hunter

 

9. Unscramble “RADIUM CAME” to get the name of its inventor.

 

10.Identify the phrases,

a)

b)phrase

 

 

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Comments
  1. ttclub says:

    Congartulation to Sachin for getting all the answers(actually almost all).
    The answers are:

    1. The structure of DNA.
    2. They are all chemical engineers.
    3. Six and out
    4. Louis Brailles birthday
    5. Large Haldron Collider
    6. Amartya Sen, Daughter Nandana Sen
    7. Ram Sankar Nikumbh
    8. Jerry Yang, Yahoo CEO
    9. Madam Curie
    10. (a) Reading between lines
    (b) Forgive and Forget

  2. Jayapriya says:

    Hema and Rajesh!! Good Job..Keep your enthusiasm alive!!

    Sachin..
    You’ve gotten every thing right..well..almost!!
    Do you know what engineers those three are??

  3. Jayapriya says:

    Hema and Rajesh!! Good Job..Keep your enthusiasm alive!!

    Sachin..
    You’ve gotten every thing right..well..almost!!
    Do you know what engineers those three are??

  4. Sachin R Dangra says:

    1. structure of DNA
    2. They are all engineers
    3. Six & out
    4. Louis Braille
    5. big bang experiment
    6. Amartya sen
    7. Ram Shankar Nikumbh
    8. Jerry Yang,CEO Yahoo
    9. Madam Curie.
    10. a) Reading between lines
    b)Forgive Forget

  5. rajesh says:

    1.Double helix, DNA
    2.All are from hyderabad
    3.C-Six and out
    4.
    5.Big bang effect
    6.Amartya sen
    7.Nikumb
    8.(d) Steve Irwin ,Crocodile Hunter
    9.Madam Curie
    10.

  6. hemalatha says:

    1. structure of DNA
    2. They are in one way related to hyderabad
    3. Six & out
    4. Louis Braille
    5. Large Hadron collider
    6. Amartya sen
    7. Ram Shankar Nikumbh
    8. Jerry Yang,CEO Yahoo
    9. Madam Curie.
    10. a) Reading between lines
    b)Forgive Forget

  7. Jayapriya jayaraman says:

    Hi,

    Great Enthusiasm Folks!!
    @ Karishma: Ahem–Good answer for question 2! But if you should know,theres something thats common between me and them as well..(Gosh..Did you get the Clue??!!!)

    Great Going Pallavi!! Take your week end and I’m sure you are going pinch in the rest of the answers and make a clean sweep of this quiz!!

  8. Pallavi Agnihotri says:

    1. Double helix structure of DNA
    3. (c)Six and Out
    4. Louis Braille
    5. Large hadron Collider’s first successful test
    6. Amartya sen
    7.Ram Shankar Nikumb
    8.(a)Jerry Yang Yahoo
    9. Madam Curie

  9. karishma says:

    10. b)Forgive Forget

  10. karishma says:

    Hi…my answers for the quiz
    1. Double helix, DNA
    2. All of them belong to the same gender 🙂
    3. Six & out
    4. Louis Braille
    5. Large Hadron collider- Big Bang experiment
    6. Amartya sen
    7. Ram Shankar Nikumbh (art teacher)
    8. Jerry Yang,CEO Yahoo
    9. Madam Curie.

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