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ABOUT US
RV Quiz Corp is the quix club of RV College of Engineering, Bangalore. RV Quiz Corp began 10 years ago when two enterprising quizzers, Avinash Mudaliar and Gopal Srinivasan, that RV needed a stage for testing mental prowess. RV Quiz Corp is among the most widely respected and most feared quizzing 5/2/12 clubs in the country. As quizzers and

Our flagship event, UNDER THE PEEPAL TREE, is an annual intellectual challenge posed to school and college students in various fields, such as India, Sport and generally everything under the sun. UTPT is Asia’s largest quiz fest and draws huge crowds from around the country.
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THE SWEDEN-INDIA NOBEL MEMORIAL QUIZ
As part of NOBEL week, the swedish embassy hosts various events in India to enhance India’s awareness about Sweden and the NOBEL Prize. RV Quiz Corp considers it as a privilege to conduct The Memorial Quiz at the RV College of Engineering, on behalf of the embassy.
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HOW IT WORKS…

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11th century Hoysala king Veera Ballala II, while on a hunting expedition, lost his way in the forest. Tired and hungry, he came across a poor old woman who served him boiled beans. The grateful king christened the place with a name that meant “City Of Boiled Beans”. During the colonial era, the British established a cantonment in this city and 5/2/12

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BANGALORE!

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If I were to be standing on the world’s highest mountain at 11:30 a.m on 29th May 1953. Who am I and where would I be?

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EDMOND HILLARY ON MOUNT EVEREST

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GUESS WHO?
There was a joke that went around social networking sites like facebook and twitter. “ ______ ____________ - 99 Price of petrol - 74. Which will reach 100 first?:P ” Fill in the blank.
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Sachin Tendulkar

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Pandit Gangadhar Vidhyadhar Mayadhar Omkarnath Shastri.

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How do we better know

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SHAKTIMAAN

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ID THIS EVER SMILING POLITICIAN

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SADANANDA GOWDA: CHIEF MINISTER, KARNATAKA

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Literally it means, the area of five Banyan trees. This place is situated on the banks of River Godavari in Nasik, Maharashtra, India. In this place today, there are five trees marked, one of which is an Ashoka tree. There is also a cave here called Sita Gupha. Sita, Ram and Lakshman prayed here to Lord Shiva. The ancient Shivalinga still exists in the small temple in the cave and is visited by devotees.

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PANCHAVATI

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The area around this city according to Hindu mythology was controlled by a demon called Mahishasura, who was later killed by Goddess Chamundeshwari. The present name of this city is derived from the demon’s

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MYSORE

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In 1906, Bangalore became the first city in Asia to embrace what technology? This technology was installed in a shop in city market.

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Electricity, with the installation of the first 5/2/12 light bulb

_______ (16 September 1916 – 11 December 2004) made her singing debut at the age of eight in madurai . She acted in several films in chennai . She sang the ’VAISHNAVA JANATHO’, a favourite MK Gandhi song . In 1996, she performed before several headds of states at the general assembly of the united nations. ________ won the Bharat Ratna in 1996 n was also honored with the Magsaysay award in 1974 . 5/2/12 ID ________ . (Pic in the next slide)

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M.S.SUBBULAKSHMI

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_____ (13 February 1879 – 2 March 1949), also known by the sobriquet The Nightingale of India, was a child prodigy, Indian independence activist and poet. She was the first Indian woman to become the President of the Indian National Congress and the first woman to become the Governor of Uttar Pradesh state. Who?
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Sarojini Naidu

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GOOGLE WHAT?

DOODLE

FOR

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CHILDREN’S DAY!

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_____ is the 13th Prime Minister of India. He is the only Prime Minister since Jawaharlal Nehru to return to power after completing a full five-year term. He was the first non-Hindu to occupy the office. ________ is also the 7th Prime Minister belonging to the Indian National Congress party. He is a four-time Member of Parliament from the Upper House of the Parliament of India, the Rajya 5/2/12 Sabha, representing the state

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MANMOHAN SINGH

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Hardy, a british mathematician in the early 20th century, visited ____ at a hospital in a cab numbered 1729. Hardy commented that the number 1729 seemed to be uninteresting. ____ is said to have stated on the spot that it was actually a very interesting number mathematically, being the smallest natural number representable in two different ways as a sum of two cubes: Today 1729 is called ____’s number. Who is this? (Pic in the next slide)
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SRINIVASA RAMANUJAN

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______(March 21, 1916 – August 21,
2006). Initially called ‘Qamaruddin’ was responsible for making ‘shehnai’ a famous classical instrument . _______ was a recipient of the Bharat Ratna , Padma Vibhushan , Padma Bhushan and the Padma Shri. The Government of India declared a day of national mourning on his death. ID _______. 5/2/12

5/2/12 FROM LEFT : JAYAPRADA, DR.RAJKUMAR, _____ AND S.

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BISMILLAH KHAN

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IDENTIFY
X is a vain blonde, blue eyed fictional character. It is known that he was a famous author as well as a professor in the years 1992-93. Also, X is a honorary member of several organisations. X says that he was awarded the Order of Merlin Third Class and is a five time winner of the Witch Weekly’s Most Charming Smile Award. X states that he does not like talking about this though, as he didn’t get rid of the Banden Banshee by smiling at her. Click to edit Master subtitle style

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GILDEROY LOCKHART

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GUESS WHO?
Mr. Flinn and Mr.Feltcher are imaginative, creative and constructive fictional characters who spend their time working on grand projects, much to the annoyance of X. Heinz, a visionary just like Mr. Flinn and Mr.Fletcher, is a genius inventor who manages to invent just about anything he needs! Flinn and Fletcher are supposedly the reason behind almost half the world being educated about the term Y Y is . a plastic or metal sheath used at the end of a chord to keep the fibres intact. Dan Povenmire describes these characters with the following words – ”They got brains, but “they ain’t got rhythm.” “
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PHINEAS AND FERB

ID

X is a famous news reporter. His career, as we know it began in the former USSR. His report on the policies instituted by the state socialist government of Joseph Stalin and the Bolsheviks is perhaps the first of his works that we have heard of. In his early life, X met Y, who was an employee with the merchant navy of Belgium. X was 5/2/12 also a guest of the Maharaja of

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TINTIN AND CAPTAIN HADDOCK

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WHAT SPORT?
This 11th century sport was first documented by Gertie Keddle. The documentation is as follows.

Tuesday. Hot. That lot from across the marsh have been at it again. Playing a silly game. A big leather ball landed in my cabbages. Tuesday. Wet. Was out on the marsh picking nettles. They were playing again. Watched for a bit from behind a rock. They’ve got a new ball. Throwing it at each other and trying to stick it in trees at either end of the marsh. Pointless. Tuesday. Windy. Gwenog came for nettle tea, then invited me for a treat. Ended watching 5/2/12

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QUIDDITCH!

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WHAT TOON?
This show on pogo ____ ____, produced Green Gold Productions, has been a superhit series and runs till date. Which show?

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Chota Bheem

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“ Earth, Fire, Wind, Water, Heart!!!”

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CAPTAIN PLANET

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In POKEMON why are ekans and arbok named so?

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Reverse their names, you get what they are.

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CONNECT
Isabella Swan Edward Cullen Jacob Black

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TWILIGHT SERIES

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Whose Latest album is called as "Under The Mistletoe"?

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JUSTIN BEIBER

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Mel Blanc was once the voice for a very famous cartoon character. But ironically he was allergic to carrots. Which cartoon character did he voice?

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HINT

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BUGS BUNNY

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ID THE CHARACTER

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INDIANA JONES

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IDENTIFY THE BAND

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METALLICA

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CONNECT

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WILLIAM HANNA AND JOSEPH BARBERA

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Adolf Dassler started to produce his own sports shoes in his mother’s wash kitchen. His brother Rudolf joined the business(Dassler Brothers Shoe Factory). In 1943 during WW2 the brothers split up. Rudolf founded ruda(Later renamed ____) the sports company. 5/2/12

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PUMA AND ADIDAS

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April 2nd 2011 Kulasekara to Dhoni, 6!
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India won the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup!

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ID

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RAHUL DRAVID

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WHAT ARE THESE?

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LIST OF MASCOTS OF FOOTBALL WORLD CUPS

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ID

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GRAEME SMITH

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ID

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Yohan Blake

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WHO IS THIS FORMULA ONE RACING Born 3 January DRIVER ?? 1969 (age 42)
Nationality Team Car # Races Championships  German Mercedes 7 287 (286 starts) 7 (1994, 1995, 2000,  2001,2002, 2003, 2004) 91 154 1,517 68 76 1991 Belgian Grand Prix 1992 Belgian Grand Prix 2006 Chinese Grand Prix 2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 9th (72 pts)

Wins Podiums Career points Pole positions Fastest laps First race First win Last win Last race 2010 position

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MICHAEL SCHUM

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SHANE WARNE, ADAM GILCHRIST, KUMAR SANGAKKARA, MAHELA JAYAWARDANE, DAVID WARNER, AND _____

WHO IS MISSING??

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DANIEL VETTORI FOREIGN CAPTAINS IN THE IPL

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WHAT WAS THIS TENNIS COURT MADE FOR?

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THIS IS AT MALLORCA, SPAIN A COURT MADE FOR AN EXHIBITION MATCH BETWEEN FEDERER AND NADAL.

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Which 25 year old pop star performed at the F1 after party at the 'LAP Lounge' In Noida?

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LADY GAGA

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_________is an online social networking service that enables its users to send and read text-based posts of up to 140 characters. It was started by Jack Dorsey in July '06 and has over 200 million active users as of 2011.
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TWITTER

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GUESS WHO?
This iconic personality died on October 5 2011. He found “ Computers" on 1st April 1976 along with Steve Wozniak in his parents garage. Today it is the world's most valuable tech company.
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Steve Jobs

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HOME PAGE OF WHICH WEBSITE?

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GOOGLE+

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The origins of this song date back to the mid-nineteenth century, when two sisters, Patty and Mildred J. Hill, introduced the song "Good Morning to All" to Patty's kindergarten class in Kentucky in the USA. In 1893, they published the tune in their songbook Song Stories for the Kindergarten. According to the 1998 Guinness Book of world records, this song is the most recognized song in the English 5/2/12

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY SONG!

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WHAT AM I TALKING ABOUT ??? Curve . Bold . Torch . Storm . Pearl . Style

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BLACKBERRY PHONE MODELS

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"Sign Up....Its free and always will be" Where is this statement?

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FACEBOOK

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GARY KASPEROV

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 X can be seen from outer space and is the world's biggest single structure made by living organisms.  X supports a wide diversity of life and was selected as a World Heritage Site in 1981. CNN labeled it one of the seven natural wonders of the world.
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THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

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X (born 17 October 1970 in Bangalore, Karnataka) is a former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian Test cricket team. He is currently the leading wicket-taker for India in both Test and One Day International matches.

X has been appointed to the athlete's commission of
the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)

 X

was elected President of the Karnataka State Cricket Association

ID X
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ANIL KUMBLE

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Some of the popular programs of which TV channel??
American Eagle Seahorses Expedition Grizzly Chimps Unchained Dino Death Trap Ninja Shrimp Gorilla Murders Extinction Sucks Bear Nomad City Of Ants Extinction Sucks Hollywood Bear Tragedy 5/2/12

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NAT GEO WILD

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PUT FUNDA

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GLOBAL EARTH HOUR

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ID

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R.SRINIVASAN, CEO TCE.

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The game is often used as a choosing method in a way similar to flipping coins or throwing dice. However unlike truly random selection methods, this game can be played with a degree of skill, especially if the game extends over many sessions with the same player. It is often possible to exploit the non random behaviour of your opponent. The USA also has an entire league dedicated to this game a 5/2/12 picture of which is shown in the next

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ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS

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The first of its kind to have been produced in the world. Name it and tell me what it is.

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PENNY BLACK, FIRST EVER STAMP PRODUCED IN THE WORLD

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WHAZZIT??

These vehicles get their names from the Japanese words sha(vehicle), riki(strength) and jin(human). What are they?
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RICKSHAW, MEANING HUMAN STRENGTH VEHICLE

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The first attempt to commercially sell this food ingredient through a specially designed machine was done by Charles Cretors in 1885. But Cretor’s invention wasn’t until movie watching became popular. Which ingredient?
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POPCORN

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STAND UP FOR THE CHAMPIONS!!!
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