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The methodical quiz -A General Quiz

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An informal quizzing session organized by Pondicherry University Quiz Society

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The methodical quiz -A General Quiz

  1. 1. Rules  22+1 Questions  2+2+1 Pounces, Infinite Bounce  +10 for the correct answer  +50 for answering the bonus question.
  2. 2. 1.  X is a symbol of immense value.  X’s symbol was ironically derived from the Greek alphabet epsilon.  X also represents the area where it is primarily used.  ID X which is perennially in the news.
  3. 3. PEEK-A-BOO
  4. 4. EURO
  5. 5. 2. PARTS OF WHAT?  Scroll  Pegbox  Nut  Neck  Fingerboard  Body  Bridge  Tailpiece/Endpin
  6. 6. PEEK-A-BOO
  7. 7. VIOLIN
  8. 8. 3.  Janie Gibbs killed her husband with the rat poison she put in his food.  Massive amounts of poison were found in the remains of Nannie Doss’ fifth husband.  Blanche Moore currently sits on death row in North Carolina for using arsenic to murder her boyfriend, Raymond Reid in 1986. There is a collective term for such female murderers. What?
  9. 9. PEEK-A-BOO
  10. 10. Black Widows
  11. 11. 4. What is Rahul Gandhi preparing for?
  12. 12. PEEK-A-BOO
  13. 13. Speech on Artificial Intelligence
  14. 14. 5.  Beowulf is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3,182 alliterative lines. It may be the oldest surviving long poem in Old English and is commonly cited as one of the most important works of Old English literature. The author was an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet, referred to by scholars as the "Beowulf poet".  The Anglo-Saxons were skilled craftsmen, working in metals as well as in stone, tapestries, and ivory. They were also fond of riddles, and some of them have existed over the years. They believed that wearing charms would protect them.. They had to have a strong leader who could unify his followers into an unquestioning group. Another thing the Anglo-Saxons held in high esteem was the concept of friendship and hospitality.  These were said to influence the author of this very famous series. Although, not as famous as its sequel The New , famously known by its alternate name, it still continues to be a widely popular children’s book.
  15. 15. PEEK-A-BOO
  16. 16. The Hobbit
  17. 17. 6. This is a famous drawing by the mother of the boy staring at the daisies, instead of playing hockey. The boy’s contributions to biology has been overshadowed by his accomplishments in a seemingly unrelated field. The boy dedicated a significant portion of his life to the study of morphogenesis — the biological process by which organisms take their shape Identify the boy.
  18. 18. PEEK-A-BOO
  19. 19.  Alan Turing
  20. 20. 7.  Lemon wedge -1  Lime wedge -1  Premium Vodka -2oz  Tomato juice -4 oz  Tabasco Sauce - 2 dashes  Prepared horseradish - 2tsp  Worcestershire sauce - 2 dashes  Celery salt -1 pinch  Ground black pepper -1 pinch  Smoked paprika The name is said to represent its characteristic colour as well as its nature as compared to its more heavy counterparts.
  21. 21. PEEK-A-BOO
  22. 22. BLOODY MARY
  23. 23. 8.  The School was a mid-19th century American art movement embodied by a group of landscape painters whose aesthetic vision was influenced by romanticism.  The paintings for which the movement is named depict the Valley and the surrounding area, including the Catskill, Adirondack, and White Mountains.  The area mentioned is more famously known for being portrayed in a movie starring Tom Hanks which was based on an autobiography called The Highest Duty.
  24. 24. PEEK-A-BOO
  25. 25.  Hudson River
  26. 26. 9. ID the character
  27. 27. PEEK-A-BOO
  28. 28. 10. “These brave men...know that there is no hope for recovery. But they also know that there is hope for mankind in their sacrifice. They will be mourned by Mother Earth that dared send...her sons into the unknown.” This is a eulogy prepared by a government agency which was ultimately not required. What are we talking about?
  29. 29. PEEK-A-BOO
  30. 30. In case the men on the moon do not return.
  31. 31. 11. The design of the roundel (which until 1972 was referred to as the bull’s-eye) is attributed nothing in particular. But the crisp, memorable shape that makes it an easy-to-read marker has retained its integrity while adapting to changing eras and expanded uses with tweaks to colour or typography, all while retaining its power as a symbol.
  32. 32. PEEK-A-BOO
  33. 33. LONDON UNDERGROUND
  34. 34. 12. Mandatory Connect Question
  35. 35. PEEK-A-BOO
  36. 36. They are all doctors
  37. 37. 13.  This is a misnomer and a metonym. The name derives from the location of the original headquarters at 4 Whitehall Place, which had a rear entrance on a street called Great .  The entrance became the public entrance , and over time the street and the headquarters became synonymous.  The New York Times wrote in 1964 that just as Wall Street gave its name to New York's financial district, became the name for police activity.
  38. 38. PEEK-A-BOO
  39. 39. Scotland Yard
  40. 40. 14. This is a non exhaustive list of what?  Wilson  Buzz Lightyear  Patrick Star  Circuit  Samwise Gamgee
  41. 41. PEEK-A-BOO
  42. 42. SIDEKICKS
  43. 43. 15. This is a diary entry regarding one of the iconic inventions in history. Identify the invention.
  44. 44. PEEK-A-BOO
  45. 45. The telephone
  46. 46. 16.  X is a criminal mastermind who disregards law, disobeys all human laws and also the law of gravity.  X can be recognized from his eyes which are deeply sunken.  X is said to be behind looting the larder, or the jewel-case, and also when the milk goes missing.  X’s well known accomplices are Mungojerrie and Griddlebone.  ID X
  47. 47. PEEK-A-BOO
  48. 48.  MACAVITY, THE MYSTERY CAT
  49. 49. 17.  Loktak lake, the largest freshwater lake in the country, has now become home to first of its kind  The people around the area were quoted as " Most of us are uneducated and mostly depend upon on fishing as a meagre source of income. This is a life-saver for our upcoming generations.”  FITB
  50. 50. PEEK-A-BOO
  51. 51.  Floating Elementary School
  52. 52. 18.  The start of this process is to preserve the fish into a kipper which is then cured in salt brine and then smoked for up to 10 days.  If enough brine is used, the fish turns a red, coppery colour with a rather strong smell.  Capable of being stored for long periods of time, this dried kipper was inedible until after it was first soaked in water to remove the salt, and then it could be warmed and eaten.  What is the end product of this process called, which is a common English Phrase?
  53. 53. PEEK-A-BOO
  54. 54. Red Herring
  55. 55. 19.  X is a kind of lifestyle which initially started off as a counterculture and has in recent times become a raging fashion culture.  From being shunned to now being embraced by the holy triage of luxury - D&G , Burberry & Gucci, it is also used to refer to a socially unconventional person, especially one who is involved in the arts.  X was a common term for the Romani people, who were mistakenly thought to have reached France in the 15th century via X
  56. 56. PEEK-A-BOO
  57. 57.  BOHEMIAN
  58. 58. 20. Identify the series
  59. 59. PEEK-A-BOO
  60. 60. HOUSE
  61. 61. 21.  X is a major research organization, holding the record for most patents generated by a for 24 consecutive years.  X has been involved in the Automated Teller Machines, LASIK Surgery, Online Shopping and the Moon Landing.  X’s employees have been awarded five Nobel Prizes, six Turing Awards, ten National Medals of Technology and five National Medals of Science.
  62. 62. PEEK-A-BOO
  63. 63. IBM
  64. 64. 22.  X is a style of tribal art mostly created by the tribes from the North Sahyadri Range in India. This range encompasses cities such as Dahanu, Talasari, Jawhar, Palghar, Mokhada, and Vikramgadh of Palghar district. This tribal art originated from Maharashtra, where it is still practiced today.  X is a form of an extremely rudimentary wall paintings , which use a very basic graphic vocabulary: a circle, a triangle and a square.  X has an almost homophone in one of the busiest office areas in Mumbai, and is home to GSK Pharma ,TATA, Deloitte Novartis, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank, Siemens, CEAT and many more.
  65. 65. PEEK-A-BOO
  66. 66.  Warli(Worli) Paintings
  67. 67. 22. IDENTIFY THE THEME
  68. 68. PEEK-A-BOO
  69. 69. WATSON AND SHERLOCK
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