Questions from Episode 16 (11 Mar 2013) of India Quiz League (IQL) being shown on National Geographic Channel India.
(R1)The famous words, “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn” are from which Hollywood Film?
a. Gone with the Wind b. Casablanca c. Citizen kane d. The Treasure of Sierra Madre
Ans. Gone with the Wind
(R1)If one practises cartography, then what does he make?
a. Shopping carts b. Maps c. Compass d. Batteries
(R1)In Islam, which festival ends the month of Ramzan?
a. Id-Ul-Fitr b. Id-Ul-Zuha c. Muharram d. Milad-ul-Nabi
(R1)Which of these is still referred to as “Biro” in some countries?
a. Scissors b. Paint Brush c. safety pin d. Ball Point Pen
Ans. Ball Point Pen
(Politics)Which fundamental right was abolished under the 44th Amendment to the India Constitution in 1978?
a. Right to Freedom b. Right To equality c. Right to Education d. Right to Property
Ans. Right to Property
(Entertainment)The two musicians Zakir Hussain and Taufiq Qureshi are related to each other as ?
a. Cousins b. Father-Son c. Brothers d. Brothers-in-law
(History & Mythology)In which year was the capital of British India moved from Calcutta to Delhi?
a. 1905 b. 1911 c. 1924 d. 1947
(R3)Which driver has won the Formula 1 World Championship both in 2010 and 2011?
a. Jenson Button b. Fernando Alonso c. Lewis Hamilton d. Sebastian vettel
Ans. Sebastian vettel
(R3)Which personality won the Nobel Prize for Peace in 2009?
a. Muhammad Yunus b. Aung San Suu Kyi c. Barack Obama d. Al Gore
Ans. Barack Obama
(R3)In India, what popular phrase is used to describe the journey between New Delhi, Agra and Jaipur?
a. The Tourist’s Triangle b. The Golden Triangle c. The Perfect Triangle d. The Textile Triangle
Ans. The Golden Triangle
(R3)The 787 Dreamliner is an aircraft model from which company?
a. Airbus b. Boeing c. Cessna d. Embraer