Young World Quiz (March 18, 2005)

V.V. Ramanan

In town: Elephants from the Barnum & Bailey Circus.

In town: Elephants from the Barnum & Bailey Circus.  

1. Name the South African Nobel Peace Laureate celebrating his 69th birthday today.

2. What was the nationality of the famous astronomer Johannes Kepler?

3. Whose current advertising slogan is "Your potential. Our passion"?

4. Who is the "Tollund Man"?

5. In the world of pairs, if it's Bailey for Barnum and Noble for Barnes, who is it for Baskin?

6. Which "Chinese" dish's name literally means "mixed pieces"?

7. Who was the third Indian to win the Miss World crown?

8. Who is a "philofelist"?

9. What are called the Devil's bones?

10. Who was the father of Queen Elizabeth I?

11. Which is the largest State in the U. S.?

12. What were the first golf balls filled with?

13. "Out of Time" and "Automatic for the People" are the albums from which band?

14. Which is the largest island found in the Indian Ocean?

15. In Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, what was she doing when the book begins?

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