or Standard 5: 1. The _____ family is the largest family of flowering plants.

The number of ______ species equals about four times the number of mammal species, or more than twice the number of bird species. Fill in the Blank. Orchid 2. This city, whose name is said to have been derived from Sanskrit for “City of Virtue” (Punya Nagari) is the eight largest in India and is situated around 550 metres above sea level on the Deccan plateau. Which city? Pune 3. After the invention of telephones in 1876, to start a conversation. What word? Hello 4. Watermelons contain 92% ____ by weight. Fill in the blank. Water 5. *Which is the planet closest to the sun in the Solar System? Mercury 6. How many months of the year have 31 days? 7 7. *Today (January 13th) is the birthday of the first Indian to travel in Space. Who?Rakesh Sharma 8. According to the nursery rhyme, where did Mary‟s lamb follow her to? School 9. The second line of a very famous song is “Oh, what fun it is to ride in a one horse open sleigh”. What is the first line? Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle all the way 10. Sony: Play station :: Microsoft :______? Xbox 11. What is India‟s internet country domain code? .in 12. The Indian version of “Are you smarter than a 5th grader” – Kya Aap Panchvi Pass se tez Hai, was hosted by? Shah Rukh Khan 13. You have to press Ctrl-Alt-___ to lock a computer. Which is third key to press? Del 14. This hill station is around 64 km from Pune and is also called the “Chikki” capital of India, as there are a lot of local outlets there manufacturing this sweet. Which place? Lonavala 15. At which popular religious destination in India can you find Ram Jhula and Lakshman Jhula? Rishikesh 16. *Which Indian state literally means „The abode of clouds‟? Meghalaya Thomas Alva Edison suggested the word ______

what is the name given to a serve in which the opponent doesn‟t manage to touch the ball? Ace For standard 6: 1. Fill in the blank. Expand ISRO. Which Asian country‟s name comes from the Sanskrit for “Lion city”? Singapore 20.e. the premier intelligence agency of India? Central 18. Mazagaon. What is the internet country domain code of India? . Queuing is the only English word to have five ______ one after the other.in 4. Which car company makes the model called “Xylo”? Mahindra & Mahindra/Mahindra 19. What term is used to describe perfect eyesight of people (primarily used in USA)? It is also the name of a version of cricket. In Tennis. Manoj Kumar and Shahbaz Tumbi are two junior cricketers from St Peter‟s High School in Andhra Pradesh. Sony: Play Station :: Microsoft :______? Xbox 7. Six of the seven islands are Parel. Orchid 2. Indian Space Research Organisation 8. 20/20 9. a cluster of seven islands. You have to press Ctrl-Alt-___ to lock a computer. Fill in the Blank. which represents the sun rise. Vowels 11. who set the world record for the highest partnership in any form of cricket . Worli and Old Woman‟s Island. on top of a green background which represents the greenery of the country. What is the Japanese art of ornamental flower arrangement called? Ikebana 12. Colaba. Which country? Bangladesh 5. or more than twice the number of bird species. its vitality and youthfulness. Who?Rakesh Sharma 6.17. This city was once known as Heptanesia i. Which is third key to press? Del 10. Mahim. The number of ______ species equals about four times the number of mammal species. *Today (January 13th) is the birthday of the first Indian to travel in Space. Which city? Mumbai/Bombay 3. The _____ family is the largest family of flowering plants. What does the „C‟ stand for in CBI. This flag of our neighbor has a red disc.

Which English word is derived from the Greek word scholeio? School 14. This hill station is around 64 km from Pune and is also called the “Chikki” capital of India. what British naturalist developed the theory of natural selection by studying animals on the Galapagos Islands? Charles Darwin 17. The Hindi word for “a delicacy” or “to lick” is a very popular snack variety in India. Jingle all the way 23. What is the first line? Jingle bells. Whom/What did Jim Corbett describe as „a large hearted gentleman with boundless courage‟? Tiger 15. How many months of the year have 31 days? 7 18. What is nicknamed as „People‟s car‟? Tata Nano 24.with an unbeaten 721 run partnership. as there are a lot of local outlets there manufacturing this sweet. Into which sea does the River Jordan in Israel flow? Dead Sea 26. What? Chaat 19. Around 1830. Which country would appear first in the list of alphabetically arranged country names?Afghanistan 16. What do we call it in India? Tap . what fun it is to ride in a one horse open sleigh”. Which is the planet closest to the sun in the Solar System? Mercury 21. How many stars are there in our Solar System? 1 (The SUN) 22. *For which animal is the Kaziranga national Park in Assam most famous for? One-horned Rhinocerous/Rhinocerous/Rhino 20. Jingle bells. Which place? Lonavala 28. Americans call it a faucet. *What does the V stand for in DVD? Versatile 27. Which famous Mumbai pair‟s 664 run record did they break? Sachin – Kambli 13. *One of the most famous comets. it returns every 75 to 76 years and will return in 2061. Which one? Halley’s comet 25. The second line of a very famous song is “Oh.

What does the „C‟ stand for in CBI. Perched on an isolated cliff of the Bhuleswar range of the Sahyadri Mountains. a cluster of seven islands. she came to India to begin her work among India‟s poorest and sick people. Which fort? Sinhagad Fort 5. What term is used to describe perfect eyesight of people (primarily used in USA)? It is also the name of a version of cricket. The fort has two gates – the Kalyan Darwaza in the south-east and the Pune Darwaza in the north-east. its vitality and youthfulness.e. How do we better know her as? Mother Teresa 3. Mazagaon. the premier intelligence agency of India? Central 30. Who?Rakesh Sharma 7. Indian Space Research Organisation 9. What is the slogan of Doordarshan? Satyam Shivam Sundaram 11. *Her name was Agnesë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu. *Today (January 13th) is the birthday of the first Indian to travel in Space. She founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata in 1950 and also won the Nobel peace prize in 1979. its height above sea-level is 1350 metres. This flag of our neighbor has a red disc. which represents the sun rise. Fill in the Blank. In 1929. Colaba. Which car company makes the model called “Xylo”? Mahindra & Mahindra/Mahindra For Standard 7: 1. Mahim. The number of ______ species equals about four times the number of mammal species. 20/20 10.29. Sony: Play Station :: Microsoft :______? Xbox 8. It is situated on a hill rising 800 metres above the surrounding countryside. Vowels . This fort is located roughly 30 kms from Pune. Fill in the blank. The _____ family is the largest family of flowering plants. Worli and Old Woman‟s Island. on top of a green background which represents the greenery of the country. Queuing is the only English word to have five ______ one after the other. Which country? Bangladesh 6. Orchid 2. This city was once known as Heptanesia i. Expand ISRO. Which city? Mumbai/Bombay 4. Six of the seven islands are Parel. or more than twice the number of bird species.

What is the first line? Jingle bells. Jingle all the way 24.12. Whom/What did Jim Corbett describe as „a large hearted gentleman with boundless courage‟? Tiger 16. Into which sea does the River Jordan in Israel flow? Dead Sea . Jingle bells. Which country would appear first in the list of alphabetically arranged country names?Afghanistan 17. Which famous Mumbai duo‟s 664 run record did they break? Sachin – Kambli 14. Which English word is derived from the Greek word scholeio? School 15. One of the most famous comets. Manoj Kumar and Shahbaz Tumbi are two junior cricketers from St Peter‟s High School in Andhra Pradesh. Which one? Halley’s comet 27. *Which is the last planet in the Solar System? Neptune 21. For which animal is the Kaziranga national Park in Assam most famous for? One-horned Rhinocerous/Rhinocerous/Rhino 20. *Around 1830. it returns every 75 to 76 years and will return in 2061. Which is the biggest 2 digit prime number? 97 22. What is the Japanese art of ornamental flower arrangement called? Ikebana 13. How is 500 displayed in Roman numerals? DLV 28. what fun it is to ride in a one horse open sleigh”. who set the world record for the highest partnership in any form of cricket with an unbeaten 721 run partnership. What is the common name for Sodium Chloride? Salt 23. The second line of a very famous song is “Oh. What is nicknamed as „People‟s car‟? Tata Nano 25. The Hindi word for “a delicacy” or “to lick” is a very popular snack variety in India. which British naturalist developed the theory of natural selection by studying animals on the Galapagos Islands? Charles Darwin 18. The branches of which tree appear on the United Nations Flag? Olive 26. What? Chaat 19.

*Which is the fastest bird? A) Pigeon B) Hummingbird C) Peregrine falcon D) Swift 33. what does the “R” stand for? . 1. Which planet has a moon called Titan? A) Saturn B) Jupiter C) Uranus D) Mars 32. This hill station is around 64 km from Pune and is also called the “Chikki” capital of India. ) Vital Stats: 19-19-19 Brother: Castor Which fictional character? 2. as there are a lot of local outlets there manufacturing this sweet. Which is the longest river in the world? A) Nile B) Amazon C) Danube D) Mutha River.) In the names “R.K.K. These questions were also asked in the Delhi and Calcutta elims this year.Narayan” and “R.Laxman”. What does the V stand for in DVD? Versatile 30.29. Pune 34. *The year 1606 is in which century? A) 15th century B) 16th century C) 17th century D) 1600th century This is a practice set given by Ramanand for the Mood Indigo General Quiz. What is the body‟s largest organ? A) Heart B) Skin C) Large Intestine D) Stomach 35. Which place? Lonavala Choose the correct answer from the choices given 31.

) These are the opening lines from the Prologue to which famous work: Two households.) Identify this district.) Describing why the crow is this publication‟s icon.” Whose parody account was this? 6. its editor wrote: “It is the brainchild of the multi-talented Prasoon Joshi. _ _ tried scoring hundreds but this is far easier. for the paper‟s ad campaign. Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate. both alike in dignity. 4. 5. They wanted _ _ involved but they would have gone over the £35m budget. Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean.3.” . chairman of McCann Erickson.” “The World hasn’t experienced genius like _ _’s over the last few days since an apple fell on Isaac Newton’s head.” “You know you’re a genius when you are getting column inches during the Olympics. who brilliantly intuited the old proverb. Some example tweets (the blanks are the same everywhere): “The Olympics opening ceremony cost £27m. From ancient grudge break to new mutiny. In fair Verona. where we lay our scene.) “_ _ Genius” was a Twitter account that caused a lot of controversy in mid-2012.

Jaisalmer.) Which island. not including Hawaii or Alaska or any of its dependent territories)? 11. The Doctor goes back in time to meet this famous person. Dungargarh.) The name of a Central European dance is said to come from the Czech words for “half step”.) Alwar. Which person? 8. containing counties such as Nassau county and Suffolk county. Jaipur. Dholpur. is the longest island in the contiguous USA (i. Restaurants: The Maharaja and the Maharani.) This is a scene from a 2010 episode of the cult British TV series “Doctor Who”.e. and also brings him to the future to show him how famous he would become.) French : “Le trône de fer” German : “Eisenthron” . Its popularity led to its name being arbitrarily associated with a design pattern in the nineteenth century – the pattern became very popular as a result.Which publication? 7. What‟s the name? 10. Kishangarh. Sirohi and Udaipur. Kota. Jodhpur. Bundi. Jhalawar. Where would you find these (an exhaustive list of elements)? 9. Bharatpur. Bikaner.

Spanish : “Juego de tronos” English: ? 12.) .) A moment from the Republican National Convention. 2012. Who is the speaker? 13.

What type of flower is Sir Alex Ferguson sporting? 14.) Connect these two characters .

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