Date – 28th February (Sunday) Venue – PS Senior Secondary School, #33, Alarmelmangapuram, Mylapore, Chennai 600004 Time – 10 AM We have a QFI session (part of our regular cycle of fortnightly quizzes) on Sunday, 28th February. There will be two quizzes, one will be part of the QF1 series (a solo written quiz), and…
Identify this show. This is from a British Talent Show called Over the Rainbow. The winner will get a chance to play Dorothy in the forthcoming Andrew Lloyd Weber production of Wizard of Oz. This was cracked by many.
Simple one for today. Id the monument. The 2010 Winter Olympics logo, named Ilanaaq the Inukshuk. Cracked by many of you.
Who is this and why was he immortalized in a statue? All of you got it right. This is Edgar Hernandez aka Patient Zero of the Swine Flu epidemic.
Connect the two images and if you have got the connect, tell me why the specific name was chosen ?
What is this place? What are these guys doing there? Ans – Picture taken during Director Shankar’s visit to Stan Winston Studios, which will be doing the animatronics for his next movie Endhiran (starring Rajini). Andy is the only one who got this completely right.
These are not kinky toys. Tell me what they are used for. Ans – Dowsing is what I was looking for but woenvu is close enough!
Who was their most famous victim? Ans – These girls were behind the ‘Cottingley Fairies’ hoax. You can read about it here. Their most famous victim was Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. 4 of you got it right.
What is this 1898 poster advertising? Ans – The poster was an advertisement for the Shroud of Turin. 7 of you got it right.
There has been an article published about the Quiz Foundation of India, (Chennai) in today’s Times Of India. Click here to access the e-paper. You can find the article on Page 4, in the top right corner. Thanks to Shalini Umachandran for a nice and detailed article. Also, the true angst brewing within the QFI all…