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Wednesday, March 31, 2010

An easy one...

Connect and fill in the missing link...

Both Rachit and champ are absolutely correct...
The actors shown in the pic are (top row from left)Lewis Wilson,Robert Lowery,Adam West,(bottom row from left)Val Kilmer,Michael Keaton,George Clooney.
The missing link is Christian Bale and these are the actors who have played batman in movies.


Good try Nihar and buckingfastard...They all have definitely won Man Booker prize but that was not the exact connect..

The connect is that they are the only three whose books were bookies favourite before the Man Booker Prize was held and who won it too.

Monday, March 29, 2010


Both Champ and Raveesh got that right...
All the three companies are owned by eBay.

Sunday, March 28, 2010


A total of 164 teams took part this year. The questions in the prelims were quite easy and so the teams scoring even 15 could not make it to the wild card rounds. The teams in the finals were that of-
KIIT University, Bhubaneswar
XIM, Bhubaneswar
DRIEMS, Cuttack
Utkal University, Bhubaneswar
NIST, Berhampur
ITER, Bhubaneswar

Winners: DRIEMS
Runners up: Utkal University

The questions from the prelims were(highlight the area below the question to see the answer)-

1. The logo of this company contains of a nest with a mother protecting her younger one.

2. Calvin Klein is owned by which company?
Philip's Van Heusen

3.Identify her(photo of Kiran Majumdar Shaw).

4.Which person is regarded as the Businessperson of the century?
Henry Ford

5.Which is the only railway station in India to be named after a
business giant?

6. Identify the company(logo of Puma).

7.The logo was designed by Carol Davison for a mere fees of
$35.The logo is now the trademark of a very famous company.
Name the company

8.Which city is known as the diamond capital of India?

9.Cover of The Monk who Sold is Ferrari.Tell the author
Robin Sharma

10.Print ad showing Walk and talk theme.Tell the company

11.Pic showing various brands like Hair n Care, Revive, Saffola etc.
and Ayesha Takia. Tell the company

12. Name the economic daily of The Hindustan Times.

13.This company was earlier known as Racal Telecom.This is a
UK giant.Tell the company

14.Photo of a lady.Identify her(ceo of yahoo-Carol Bartz)

15.In 1921 Howdy Chicago became the first to achieve this.It then after
set a trend.What was the achievement??
First movie to be screened in an aircraft.

16.Screenshot of a Nirma Ad

17.This very widely used gadget is manufactured by a canadian
company Research in Motion

18.Question on history of Nickelodean.

19.This is the mostly widely prescribed drug. It comes in mint ,orange
and mixed fruit flavours

20.Song from Kaminey played. Tell the producer/production house


Good try by Nihar but Angelina Jolie isn't the right answer..

The pic on the left is that of video game character Rayne and she is the first video game character that appeared in Playboy Magazine.

Saturday, March 27, 2010


To commemorate which occassion was this postage stamp issued and by which country??

Both Nihar(have added your blog) and Pranav are right...
This stamp was issued by Germany on the occassion of 1936 Berlin olympics.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Identify them and why were they in news recently??

Both Ayas and the novice got that absolutely right..
The person in the left pic is Ted Forstmann and that on the right is Adam Dell.Any one of them was believed to be the father of Padma Lakshmi's newborn daughter Krishna.And recently she confirmed Adam Dell as the father.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Identify the company...

In 1982, BBH created this ad. For which company was this poster made for???

Everyone got that right....
The ad was for Levi's introducing black denim..

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Print ad for?

Brilliant concept here. Identify the Print ad.

No Tries...Goes Uncracked.
AD for Haier Widescreen Televisions.


Identify this American Rock Musician.

Champ gets it correct.Indeed "Chris Cornell" from Audioslave.

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Connect and Explain the connection.

PS: Googling is a moral crime for quizzers. Just think will get the answer!

Champ gets the connection right. Nice try by saranya.
Connect is Buddy Holly.First Pic shows Buddy Holly glasses,The "Chirping" Crickets was his band's first album and The band..Rolling stone's music was said to be heavily inspired from Buddy Holly.

Saturday, March 13, 2010

VC Pranav gets it right...
All four were appointed chief minister of Meghalaya...


Who is she??
And why is she in news??

She is Jayanti Chauhan, daughter of Parle Bisleri owner Ramesh Chauhan...
She is in news to join Parle Bisleri as director..

Wednesday, March 3, 2010


The Eye in the Sky
The Pro
The Rookie
The Ringleader
The Inside Man
The Grease Man
The Fuse
The Getaway
The High Roller
The Bankroll

Interstellaroverdrive gets it right...
These are the job designation of each person in Ocean's 11 movie..

Monday, March 1, 2010


Connect to not so old History.

No correct answers..
Connect is the CHECKPOINT CHARLIE,the famous checkpoint of West and East Germany.
First pic shows the Map of Checkpoint Charlie.
Second pic shows the visit of John F Kennedy On the Checkpoint.
Third pic shows "Cc" ..Shortform of Checkpoint Charlie by which its often called.


Connect and explain.

Both kriskingle and shibin gets it right.
They are indeed the native winners of the grand slam events of their respective countries.
L to R-
Fred Perry-Wimbledon winner
Yannick Noah-French Open winner
Mark Edmond-Australian Open winner
Andy Roddick-US Open winner

What did this song inspire?

What did this inspire?

Shibin hits the bingo here.
This song inspired "Kya Mujhe Pyaar hai" from Woh Lamhe, copied by none other that Preetam from the movie Peterpan, song's name is Tak Bisakah.

Kuch khaas hai hum sabhi mein!

This Holi...bringing the childhood memories back!
HAPPY HOLI to all the quizzers!!!!


Easy one..
Identify the adviser!

No one cracks the easy one.Its a Print ad for South Africa Tourism.