YOUNG WORLD

Young World Quiz (December 23, 2005)

V.V. RAMANAN

M.S.: Queen of Song. PHOTO: THE HINDU PHOTO LIBRARY

M.S.: Queen of Song. PHOTO: THE HINDU PHOTO LIBRARY  

1. Which famous character debuted in the cartoon short "Plane Crazy" on May 15, 1928?

2. In the context of environment, what is the term used for substances that cause cancer, such as tar, DDT etc.,?

3. Which two German football teams play at the Allianz Arena?

4. Which Indian Premier made this quote about M.S. Subbulakshmi: Who am I, a mere prime minister, before the Queen of Song?

5. If it's canine for dog, what is it for fox?

6. Name the group of street children or urchins who assist Sherlock Holmes in The Sign of Four?

7. What is usually the last note on a keyboard?

8. In which European city are the famous Humboldt and Pergamon museums?

9. Which name of Shiva reflects that he is the lord of physicians?

10. Fill up the blank in this English proverb: A cat may look at a ___

11. In which New Zealand city would India be playing a Test if the ground was called Carisbrook?

12. If it was Vostok 1 for Yuri Gagarin, what was it for Alan Shepard?

13. In Tolkien's world, who spoke in Khuzd�l?

14. What name did the band Black Sabbath decide to use first before they came to know that it had already been taken?

15. What is the English equivalent of the Japanese Pok�mon Fushigidane?

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