Trivia and Quizzes – Quick Quiz Questions

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Trivia and Quizzes – Quick Quiz Questions

 

Trivia and Quizzes - Quick Quiz Questions

 

General Trivia Quizzes and Answers

 

1. What was the state of Egypt after the destruction of the old kingdom?
Answer: An age of anarchy and confusion.

 

2. When was S.N.A set up?
Answer: In 1953.

 

3. Where is oxidation takes place?
Answer: At the anode.

 

4. The techniques for 2-D morphing comes from digital image processing and _
Answer: Texture mapping.

 

5. The picture tube of a colour television set has how many electron guns?
Answer: Three.

 

6. How many days, a timber may require for natural seasoning?
Answer: 4-6 months.

 

7. Who discovered cellophane?
Answer: Dr. J. Brandenberger.

 

8. What was the starting point and destination of the first passenger train in the world?
Answer: Liverpool and Manchester.

 

9. What was the expedition of Bleriot? When was it?
Answer: Bleriot, a French Aviator crossed the English Channel for the first time in a monoplane in 1909.

 

10. After the rule of the 12th dynasty, there was a dark eye in Egypt. Why?
Answer: Egypt was conquered by Hyksos.

 

11. Which fruit is the king of fruits?
Answer: Mango.

 

12. Morphing process varies depending on whether the image is _
Answer: 2-Dimensional or 3-Dimensional.

 

13. The TV camera breaks up the scene into several fragments and prepares video signals in the proper order by the process called _
Answer: Scanning.

 

14. In ordinary Portland cement approximate content of Tricalcium silicate is _
Answer: 55%.

 

15. Where do the gases Nitrogen, Oxygen, Argon, Carbon dioxide, Neon, Helium, Methane, Krypton, Hydrogen, Nitrous oxide, Xenon and Ozone exit?
Answer: In the atmosphere.

 

Quick Trivia Quiz Questions

 

16. Who invented chronometer?
Answer: John Harrison.

 

17. When was the first railway line opened in the world?
Answer: 1830.

 

18. When did plane-to-ground radio communication establish?
Answer: In 1929.

 

19. How long did the Hyksos rule Egypt?
Answer: For two centuries.

 

20. Write the full name of the Spanish painter and designer Goya:
Answer: Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes.

 

21. Which country is the biggest exporter of processed cashew nuts?
Answer: India.

 

22. A solution which turns red litmus to blue is called what?
Answer: Alkaline.

 

23. Photoshop was one of the first revolutions of:
Answer: Macintosh graphics programs.

 

24. For relay of TV signals we need the help of _
Answer: Geostationary satellites.

 

25. The Compound which contributes the highest share of heat of hydration in cement is:
Answer: Tricalcium aluminate.

 

26. How many major zones or layers are there in the earth’s atmosphere?
Answer: Four.

 

27. He is more renowned for his lucid, immortal poetry than his mathematical contributions. Name him:
Answer: Omar Khayyam.

 

28. Who invented contact lenses?
Answer: Adolf Eugen Fick.

 

29. In which year the world’s first Hospital on rails opened?
Answer: 1991.

30. When did International Civil Aviation Organisation (I.C.A.O.) establish?
Answer: In 1947.

 

Simple Trivia and Answers

 

31. By what name the Hyksos kings were known?
Answer: Shepherd kings.

 

32. Name the Indian dancer who dances on artificial limbs:
Answer: Sudha Chandran.

 

33. What is the alkaloid present in tea?
Answer: Theine.

 

34. Which gas evolved on heating cone, Sulfuric acid with a mixture of potassium chloride and manganese di-oxide?
Answer: Chlorine.

 

35. How many channels are supported by Photoshop?
Answer: 24 alphachannels.

 

36. The frequency of carrier waves used for television transmission ranges from 54 MHz to:
Answer: 216 MHz.

 

37. Gypsum is added to Portland cement during its manufacture so that it may:
Answer: Retard the setting time.

 

38. ‘Which are the meteorological conditions of the environment?
Answer: Temperature, pressure and humidity.

 

39. The famous Eliza program is named after one of the characters in the classic:
Answer: Pygmalion (It is after Eliza Doolittle in this famous George Bernard Shaw’s play).

 

40. Who discovered clock (mechanical)?
Answer: Yi Xing and Liang Lingzan.

 

41. What is the name of world’s first Hospital on Rails?
Answer: Life line Express.

 

42. What was the speed of the aircrafts in the year 1903?
Answer: 32 Miles per hour.

 

43. What was the change happened in Egypt by the conquest of Hyksos?
Answer: Learned the art of war fare.

 

44. Pablo Picasso, the renowned French sculptor and painter got his surname from:
Answer: His Mother.

 

45. Write an example for unsaturated oil:
Answer: Groundnut oil.

 

46. Which will come out, on heating cone, Sulfuric acid and manganese di-oxide with any iodide?
Answer: Iodine vapours will come out.

 

47. In photoshop using what format, that you can export images to other programs like adobe illustrator?
Answer: Desktop Color Separation Format.

 

48. Which is the novel in which a man is tortured to believe ‘two plus two is five’?
Answer: 1984 (Its author is George Orwell).

 

49. Who discovered clock (pendulum)?
Answer: Christian Huygens.

 

50. What was the height gained by Wright brothers in the year 1903?
Answer: 260 feet.

 

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