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Random set – 1(courtesy-poppy)

December 17, 2009
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looks like no one has enough time to upload anything….:(… so, here r a few questions given by poppy… try cracking them… the answers will be posted soon…

1. What did the guy in the photo design?

2. Connect

3. What is this called & for what purpose is this used?

4. Who is he & what is named after him?

5. Identify this monument & tell me the nickname it has earned.

6. What did I blank out?

7. Connect these pictures to a very specific error.

8. Identify this great Mathematician

9. What everyday sensation did this gentleman create?

10. Connect

11. Simply Identify (How can God’s Own not have something from Bollywood?)

12.Identify her & tell me her hubby’s name.

13. Identify this guy from The God’s Own Country

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3 Comments leave one →
  1. aquariangospel permalink*
    December 19, 2009 12:32 pm

    Good to see Poppy’s questions…its like a whiff of fresh air…Man! I enjoyed crackin them…. right from the no. of questions being 13 and some of his signature questions on Kerala….

    1.Pingali Venkaiah-the flag man
    2.Bekal Fort, Tipu Sultan,bombay song Tuhi re shot there
    3.
    4.Too aarbit da..no clues whatsoever in the pic!!
    5.Bibi Ka Maqbara…
    6.
    7.Recursive Acronym Syndrome
    8.Paul Erdos
    9.Scott Fahlman…emoticons 🙂
    10.some Olympic connect dunno
    11.Seems like Zayed Khann not sure…
    12.
    13.Can I stop with Sudarshan or Ennackal Chandy George Sudarshan is fine?

    Aquus

  2. cerebralpursuits permalink
    December 19, 2009 7:13 pm

    1.Pingali Venkaiah (Indian National Flag)
    2.Bekal Fort, Tipu Sultan,Mani Ratnam ( Bekal Fort was an important military station of Tipu Sultan when he led the great military expedition to capture Malabar & Uyire(Bombay) was shot there)
    3.Doctor’s lady (It is a small figurine depicting a nude or nearly nude female, usually said to have been used by traditional Chinese male physicians to allow a female patient to indicate the location of her discomfort in a modest fashion, without showing or pointing to her own body)
    4.Sir Pitti Theagaroya Chetty (T.Nagar in Chennai is named after him)
    5.Bibi Ka Maqbara (Poor man’s Taj
    6.Fort knox
    7.Pleonasm(We say ATM Machine,LPG Gas,LCD Display)
    8.Paul Erdos
    9.Scott Fahlman (Emoticons )
    10.Natalie Du Toit & Samaresh Jung..Connect :David Dixon Award (It is given to the outstanding athlete of each of the Commonwealth Games based on their performance at the Commonwealth Games, fair play, and overall contribution to their team’s participation at the Commonwealth Games)
    Du Toit is also the first amputee ever to qualify for the Olympics
    11.Terence Lewis(one of Bollywood’s most talented choreographer)
    12.Anusha Bhagat.(Chetan’s Wife)
    13. Ennackal Chandy George Sudarshan

  3. cerebralpursuits permalink
    December 19, 2009 7:27 pm

    I have no time..Had to give the answers…will have my set for New year..Hope you liked these 🙂

    knitty,That answer was right..Good 🙂
    aqua,6 is very good :)…Thanks for the comments..Dude..Learn to guess..you will not always have clues in the question…arbit answers might help..& I think Ennackal is much better..I actually wanted somebody to say the answer that way…Its just wonderful to pronounce all these Mallu names..isn’t it ?…& question number 8 was dedicated to you..You know..Erdos Number( Erdős is assigned the Erdős number of 0 (for being himself), while his immediate collaborators could claim an Erdős number of 1, their collaborators have Erdős number at most 2, and so on)…So,do you know what your poppy number is?..Sorry…I have lost the count of my aqua Number 🙂

    Thanks,Have fun & Take care..Wish you all a Happy Happy Happy New year..Have a great 2010…Keep Smiling :):):)

    God’s Own
    13 🙂

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