Sunday, June 20, 2010

Mykochi after MPL

The award ceromony of MPL was held at Enquie curtain raiser.

Sory to say but the regular quizzes at mykochi will start only next week.But dont worry you can still post your answers for the MPL questions as comments.But do tell that u answered as comment in this post.


Nandu said...

Hi Nevil,I have sent you the questions.

And my dear friends the first quiz of this season by Sohail Nijas will be updated very soon!.

QUIZroxxx said...

Hi Nevil
Iam Rahul (your partner)
Hi ..
Ihave some q's 4 you
try your luck baby..........
1. This form of poetry traces its origin back to 1974 . It re-entered public consciousness in April 2006 through the blog of Gregory Pincus , a prominent blogger . An example is given below :
really, I
want to kill them and
bathe in their warm blood and entrails’’
2. Which molecule was discovered by Christian Friedrich Schönbein in 1840, who named it after the Greek word for smell, from the peculiar odor in lightning storms? It was the first allotrope of a chemical element to be described by science.
3.What was preserved by Thomas Stolz Harvey until 1978 when it was discovered being stored in a mason jar within a cider box for over 20 years?
4."The Eighth Wonder" is a 1995 opera by Alan John with libretto by Dennis Watkins. The theme of this opera is the story of a famous building. Which one?
5.In Late Greek, this word referred to the first sheet of a papyrus roll bearing the date of its manufacture. in some instances, it consisted of a flyleaf that was glued to the outside of a manuscript's case and provided a description of its contents. this gave us a word in english which in its original English sense (dating from the 16th century) referred to a record of a document or transaction. in the late 19th century, it began to be used in reference to the etiquette observed by the Head of State of France in ceremonies and relations with other dignitaries. what word?
6.GO TO :
8.When the Nazis occupied Vienna in 1938, they subjected one of the prominent citizens to questioning. The fact that he was a jew and the most famous person in his science, made him a prime target of the Nazis. On the eve of World War II, he was allowed to flee to England. When asked to sign a statement saying he was not mistreated, he asked whether he could add that "I can most highly recommend the Gestapo to everyone." Identify this renowned person.
9.. Who, now famous in the film industry, was actually named G. Subramaniam, and is an MBA from the Jamlal Bajaj Institute? His first movie, Pallavi Anupallavi, is a Kannada movie starring Anil Kapur and Lakshmi
10.Two variants of the typefaces Roman and Bizarre are named after the man who created them. Who?
send the answers to my mail.........

QUIZroxxx said...

Hi nevil here try this big connect i put on the
Enquire blog:

Big connect:
1)Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas George X. 1st Earl X of Burma KG, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCIE, GCVO, DSO, PC, FRS, né Prince Louis of Battenberg(25 June 1900 – 27 August 1979) was a British Admiral of the Fleet and statesman of German descent, and an uncle of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. X was the last Viceroy of the British Indian Empire (1947) and the first Governor-General of the independent Union of India (1947–48), from which the modern Republic of India would emerge in 1950. From 1954 until 1959 he was the First Sea Lord, a position that had been held by his father, Prince Louis of Battenberg, some forty years earlier. In 1979 X assinated by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), who planted a bomb in his fishing boat, the Shadow V, at Mullaghmore, County Sligo in the Republic of Ireland.

2)X (February 12, 1809 – April 15, ) served as the 16th President of a country from March of a certain year until his assassination in April four years from then. X successfully led his country through its greatest internal crisis, the country's Civil War, preserving the Union and ending slavery. Before his election as the first Republican president,had been a country lawyer, a state legislator, a member of the House of Representatives, and twice an unsuccessful candidate for election to the Senate. As an outspoken opponent of the expansion of slavery .X won the Republican Party nomination and was elected president later that year. X introduced measures that resulted in the abolition of slavery, issuing his Emancipation Proclamation and promoting the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution. Six days after the large-scale surrender of Confederate forces under General Robert E. Lee, X became the first president to be assassinated in that country.
Id X

3)Id the person from this

7th President of India
In office
25 July 1982 – 25 July 1987
Vice President Muhammad Hidayat Ullah (1982-1984)
R. Venkataraman (1984-1987)
Preceded by Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
Succeeded by R. Venkataraman


9th Secretary General of Non-Aligned Movement
In office
March 12, 1983 – September 6, 1986
Preceded by Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
Succeeded by Robert Mugabe


Born 5 May 1916
Died 25 December 1994 (aged 78)
Chandigarh, India
Political party Congress
Occupation politician, statesman
Religion Sikhism

"if my leader had said I should pick up a broom and be a sweeper, I would have done that. She chose me to be President,”[6] Singh was quoted to have said after his election. Giani Zail Singh took the oath of office on 25 July 1982."

4)................................. and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new, when an age ends, and when the soul of a nation, long suppressed, finds utterance. It is fitting that at this solemn moment we take the pledge of dedication to the service of India and her people and to the still larger cause of humanity."
Id the person who speaks it..

simple one....
and individual answers


QUIZroxxx said...

nevil pls crack the ans of both quizzes ive send you..

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