1. In the world of animated TV series, how is Herschel Krustofski better known?

Krusty the Clown (of The Simpsons fame)

2. Name the most famous Italian Renaissance polymath - scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, painter, sculptor - born on 15 April in 1452.

 Leonardo da Vinci

3. The birthplace of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism, is.?

Nankana Sahib

4. Which recurring character does Thomas Andrew Felton play in the Harry Potter movies?

Draco Malfoy

5. What is `biosonar'?

The biological sound navigating system used by animals like bats to locate objects

6. In a famous poem of his, what did William Wordsworth refer to as: "Continuous as the stars that shine and twinkle on the Milky Way."

A host of golden daffodils

7. What would one do with a `cummerbund'?

Wear it. It's a broad waist sash often worn with single-breasted dinner jackets

8. In the Mahabharata, who was the sister of Shalya?

Madri, the mother of Nakula and Sahadeva

9. Which is the most abundant mineral in the Earth's continental crust?


10. If one was flying the `Fighting Falcon' the aircraft would be an F-14, F-16 or F-18?


11. Which luxury car maker, founded as the Swallow Sidecar Company, is now part of Tata Motors?

Jaguar Cars Limited

12. Which Royal and minister is the Congress MP from Guna?

Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia

13. The longest and largest nerve in the human body is the...?


14. In its normal natural surroundings, why would a polar bear never attack a penguin from behind?

Polar bears live north of equator while all but one species of penguin live south of equator

15. What is the biggest contribution of Kirkpatrick Macmillan to the world of locomotion?

The bicycle.

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