Questions from Episode 7 (26 Feb 2013) of India Quiz League (IQL) being shown on National Geographic Channel India.
(R1)What is the maximum character limit for a standard SMS?
a. 170 b. 160 c. 150 d. 140
(R1)Runs and Ruins, Idols and One-Day Wonders are all books written by which of these cricketers?
a. Dilip Vengsarkar b. Sunil Gavaskar c. Ajit Wadekar d. S Venkatraghavan
Ans. Sunil Gavaskar
(R1)In which of these towns in Japan was a historic treaty on climate change signed in 1977?
a. Yokohama b. Tokyo c. Kyoto d. Sapporo
(R1)Phobos and Deimos are two moons of which of these planets?
a. Venus b. Mars c. Jupiter d. Saturn
(Politics)Whose permanent address accordng to the Indian Government in House No, 3989, Nandan Nagar, Ward No. 53, Guwahati, Assam
a. Tarun Gogol b. P.A.Sangma c. Subramniam Swamy d. Manmohan Singh
Ans. Manmohan Singh
(Technology)Sent in 1992, what did the first ever SMS read?
a. Merry Christmas b. Happy New year c. Happy Easter d. Happy holidays
Ans. Merry Christmas
(Entertainment)Which movie is based on a 2009 book by Ben Mezrich titled ‘The Accidental Billionaires’?
a. 21 b. The Social Network c. fast Five d. The Hunger Games
Ans. The Social Network
(R3)Monophonic, Polyphonic and TrueTone and types of what?
a. Cameras b. Mobile Phones c. Phone Ringtones d. Radios
Ans. Phone Ringtones
(R3)Which F1 Driveris known as Der Regenmeister?
a. Sebastian Vettel b. Nico Rosberg c. Michael Schumacher d. Adrian Sutil
Ans. Michael Schumacher
(R3)In 1858, for the first time, what means of identification were introduced by Sir. William Herschel?
a. Ration Card b. Finger Printing c. Passport d. Voter ID card
Ans. Finger Printing
(R3)Which word accurately completes the title of Jawaharlal Nehru’s famous address to Constituent Assembly in 1947? A _____ with Destiny
a. Rendezvous b. Tete-a-Tete c. Date d. Tryst
(R3)Bombay, Persian and Javanese are all types of what?
a. Parrots b. Dogs c. Horses d. Cats