Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Answers & results Season I

Hey guys
It was nice to see you participate in the Season I of Gnosis Quiz Club with such enthusiasm.
Well we have to cut short of this season to this 24 questions as with new academic session it would be better if start a new season.

The Leaderboard has been updated.
The Answers to Megapost :
1) Anne Frank & her autobiography THe Diary of a Young girl.
2) Sunil Gavaskar & Ajit Wadekar
3) Tomatina (The Tomato Festival of Spain)
4) Allan Sheperd (He played Golf on Moon)
5) The Hilton Group
6) James Cameron (Director of Titanic)
7) Black Box
8) French Revolution
9) Ayrton Senna, Roland Ratzenberger , Williams F1 team logo.
Both died in the same crash in 1994 at San Marino Grand Prix. Senna was driving for Williams-F1.
10)Manjunath Shanmugam Trust which recently launched RTI helpline.



The Winner of Season I was Pradeepta Panigrahi, he would be receiving his gifts soon.

Regrads,

TNAMEH
MR GNOSIS

Top Ten of Season I :

1 Pradeepta 20
2 Johhny Walker 19
3 Shrey Gupta 17
4 Miteshkarwa 13
5 Prabshoney 10
6 Kartheegeyan S 10
7 Ajesh 10
8 Shrey Goyal 9
9 The Editor 9
10 RippleFactor 9

Friday, July 3, 2009

S1: #14 - #23 :megaPOst

Really sorry guys for the break the blog took
So here we are back with a bang.
S1 continues: Here are questions
So a mega post to compensate for the break we took.
10 Questions
Answers will be accepted for seven days.
It gives you a chance to gain a lot on the Leader board.
Well the Questions are from Jayesh Sir who cleared his BTECH this year .We wish him all the best in his future endeavors.

Regards
Tnameh

SO here we go
1. Her personal journals were converted into a book, which now ranks as the second most read non-fiction book in the world, after the Bible. Who are we talking about?
2. Identify the two gentlemen.






3. Identify the picture shown below




4. Though not a professional golf player, this man played one of the most historic games of golf in history.




5. Identify the Logo.



6. In the movie Titanic the nude portrait of Kate Winslet (Rose DewittBukater) was sketched by X. Also in the screen it was X's hand shown drawing and not De Caprio's as we visualize. Identify X.



7. Identify this object



8. In a pack of playing cards, “A” (Ace) had the least value, whereas “K” the most valued. But, after the _______, “A” is considered to have more value than “K” (King), depicting that the common civilians are more powerful than the King. (Hint: A very famous Historical Event. )


9. Connection.







10. On November 19 2006, the ____ Trust launched a National Right to Information Act (RTI) helpline that will help people across the country in using the Right To Information Act. Inaugural Calls were made by Mr. N.R.Narayana Murthy, Chairman and Chief Mentor, Infosys and Ms. Kiran Bedi. What am I referring here?