General Quiz – 87

Q 1. What is special about this Mac Donald’s outlet?

 

Q 2. Mark Richard Shuttleworth is a South African entrepreneur and space tourist who became the first citizen of an independent African country to travel to space.

He also owns a UK-based company Canonical Ltd.which leads the development of a famous open source software. Which software?

Image Courtesy: spaceadventures.com

 

Q 3. Here’s an easy one 🙂

This is a famous speech by _______________ delivered on 28 August 1963, at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C.

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.”

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.

I have a dream today!

 

Q 4. Connect

 

Q 5. Identify

Image Courtesy: thehindu.com

 

Q 6. What are these:

General Quiz 87 CareerShapers

 

Q 7. In computing, a WYSIWYG editor is a system in which content (text and graphics) onscreen during editing appears in a form closely corresponding to its appearance when printed or displayed as a finished product, which might be a printed document, web page, or slide presentation. It allows the user to view something very similar to the end result while the document is being created.

What does WYSIWYG stand for?

 

Q 8. 257,885,161 − 1  is a number with 17,425,170 digits. What special record is held by this special number?

 

Q 9. Identify

It is a fictional character in Bengali literature created by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. Bandyopadhyay may be inspired by some stories of Arthur Conan Doyle. He wrote 32 stories between 1932 and 1970, with one additional story remaining incomplete at the time of his death.

His popular literary work was converted into a number of bollywood films and a TV series on Doordarshan.

Which fictional character?

 

Q 10. Hike Messenger is a cross-platform instant messaging service for smartphones that uses the internet for communication. In addition to text messaging, users can send each other graphical stickers, emoticons, images, videos, audios, files, voice messages, contacts and location.

It is a jont venture of Softbank from Japan and _____________ from India.

 

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Answers

Ans 1. World’s smallest Mac Donald’s outlet situated in Japan.

Ans 2. Ubuntu

Ans 3. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Image Courtesy: http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speeches/mlkihaveadream.htm

Ans 4. Google has rented around 200 goats to mow down it’s lawns moving away from the lawn-movers as a zero carbon solution. You can read the detailed news article here

Ans 5. V S Sampath, Chief Election Commissioner of India

Ans 6. List of Quotas in Indian Railways

List of Quotas in Indian Railways reservation

Ans 7. What You See Is What You Get

Ans 8. Largest known prime number

Ans 9. Byomkesh Bakshi

Ans 10. Bharti Enterprises – Owner of airtel

Bharti Airtel Logo

 

 

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