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INDIA QUIZ - PRELIMS

INDIA QUIZ - PRELIMS

Q.1X is made of wheat, barley, meat (usually minced meat of beef or mutton or chicken), lentils and spices, sometimes rice is also used.This dish is slow cooked for seven to eight hours, which results in a paste-like consistency, blending the flavors of spices, meat, barley and wheat.The history of X dates back to 10th century in Arab countries. X was introduced by Arab soldiers of the Nizam's army to the country.X is very popular especially during the holy month of Ramadan, when it is a staple dishID the dish X

Q.2ID the singers

Q.3ID the marked person, also Wisden Cricketer of the year

Q.4 ID XOne of the most dreadful weapon in Indian hands, feared by west as an Indian can do virtually anything with that. The country has said to be 'running' on X since independence. It can make a broken plane fly, defunct TV play program, rusting car run like a limo, ailing patience sprint like Ben Johnson. Most importantly, it can get you admission in almost all the colleges in the country. If in India, when even the Gods refuse, go and find X.

Q.5 ID the place

Q.6 Amul Ad for what?

Q.7 Amul Ad for what?

Q.8The organisation in discussion...

Q.9 Tu beer hai **After leaving school at Eton, X, always looking for adventure , briefly considered joining the Indian Army . Eventually he joined the Territorial Army and served as a reservist with the 21st SAS regiment till 1997 . In 1998, at the age of 23 , he climbed Mount Everest .Id X

Q.10Also India's second permanent research station in Antarctica, what was the name of India's operation to assist Nepal in the aftermath of the massive 2015 earthquake?

Q.11"Ek Tha Talli" ("Once there was a Drunk") was the original title of this film that was launched in 2012. However, once the makers realised there was going to be a 2012 Salman Khan film called "Ek Tha Tiger", they changed it to a shorter title.Which 2014 film?

Q.12 ID XDangal is an upcoming indian biographical sports drama film. The film stars Aamir Khan portraying the role of X who taught wrestling to his daughters.X is an Indian male professional wrestler and senior Olympics coach. X is currently being nominated for the Dronacharya award by the Wrestling Federation of India.

Q.13The Sanskrit version of what resource is sub-titled as swatantravishwavigyaanakoshaha

Q.14ID the blanked out person

Q.15 ID XFilming began in August 2014 at Trinity College, Cambridge. The film had its world premiere as a gala presentation at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival and was selected as the opening gala of the 2015 Zurich Film Festival.It also played other film festivals including Singapore International Film Festival and Dubai International Film Festival.Distinguished mathematicians X and Ken Ono are Associate Producers of the film. Ono, the mathematics consultant, is a Guggenheim Fellow.

Q.16 ID the city XThe original name of X was Mahishasurana Ooru which literally means Mahishasuras Country. The temple of the citys guardian deity, Chamunda has a giant statue of Mahishasura.

Q.17 ID the brand

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Q.1X is made of wheat, barley, meat (usually minced meat of beef or mutton or chicken), lentils and spices, sometimes rice is also used.This dish is slow cooked for seven to eight hours, which results in a paste-like consistency, blending the flavors of spices, meat, barley and wheat.The history of X dates back to 10th century in Arab countries. X was introduced by Arab soldiers of the Nizam's army to the country.X is very popular especially during the holy month of Ramadan, when it is a staple dishID the dish X

Haleem

Q.2ID the singers

S.P.B and Lata Mangeshkar

Q.3ID the marked person, also Wisden Cricketer of the year

Maharaja Ranjitsinhji

Q.4 ID XOne of the most dreadful weapon in Indian hands, feared by west as an Indian can do virtually anything with that. The country has said to be 'running' on X since independence. It can make a broken plane fly, defunct TV play program, rusting car run like a limo, ailing patience sprint like Ben Johnson. Most importantly, it can get you admission in almost all the colleges in the country. If in India, when even the Gods refuse, go and find X.

Jugaad

Q.5 ID the place

The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai

Q.6 Amul Ad for what?

Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh

Q.7 Amul Ad for what?

Q.8The organisation in discussion...

The Hindu

Q.9 Tu beer hai **After leaving school at Eton, X, always looking for adventure , briefly considered joining the Indian Army . Eventually he joined the Territorial Army and served as a reservist with the 21st SAS regiment till 1997 . In 1998, at the age of 23 , he climbed Mount Everest .Id X

Q.10Also India's second permanent research station in Antarctica, what was the name of India's operation to assist Nepal in the aftermath of the massive 2015 earthquake?

Maitri

Q.11"Ek Tha Talli" ("Once there was a Drunk") was the original title of this film that was launched in 2012. However, once the makers realised there was going to be a 2012 Salman Khan film called "Ek Tha Tiger", they changed it to a shorter title.Which 2014 film?

Q.12 ID XDangal is an upcoming indian biographical sports drama film. The film stars Aamir Khan portraying the role of X who taught wrestling to his daughters.X is an Indian male professional wrestler and senior Olympics coach. X is currently being nominated for the Dronacharya award by the Wrestling Federation of India.

Q.13The Sanskrit version of what resource is sub-titled as swatantravishwavigyaanakoshaha

Q.14ID the blanked out person

Q.15 ID XFilming began in August 2014 at Trinity College, Cambridge. The film had its world premiere as a gala presentation at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival and was selected as the opening gala of the 2015 Zurich Film Festival.It also played other film festivals including Singapore International Film Festival and Dubai International Film Festival.Distinguished mathematicians X and Ken Ono are Associate Producers of the film. Ono, the mathematics consultant, is a Guggenheim Fellow.

Manjul Bharghava

Q.16 ID the city XThe original name of X was Mahishasurana Ooru which literally means Mahishasuras Country. The temple of the citys guardian deity, Chamunda has a giant statue of Mahishasura.

Mysore

Q.17 ID the brand

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