1.Which zodiac sign has the bull as its symbol?
2.Name the only other animal, apart from humans,
whose evidence is admissible in a court.
3.Of which sea, sometimes called a lake too, are Baku.
Astrakhan and Guryevthe chief ports?
4.In Chemistry, which law states ”the volume of a gas
at constant pressure is proportional to its absolute temperature”?
5.An American, lesser known as a painter but more for
inventing a system of communication, was born on April 27
in 1791. Name him.
6.Name Pope John Paul II’s best selling book on meditation.
Answer:”Crossing the threshold of hope.”
7.Expand the computer language acronym Algol.
8.Which international airport do the letters CCU identify?
9. One sometimes refers to her/his institution of learning
as Alma Mater.What does it mean?
10.Which is the heaviest seabird?
11.In which city did Anne Frank write her famous diary?
12.Hippophobia is the fear of—?
13.Who ordered Hercules to perform the 12 Labours?
14.What colour supposedly has the effect of counter-acting
Answer:Red.15.In ”The Fellowship of the Ring,” how many
Rings of Power did the Elves hold?
Answer:Three (”Three Rings for the Elven Kings under the sky”)
Source:The Hindu(April 27,2002)