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Welcome, and thank you for visiting this site. Questions posted under ‘Daily Quiz’ can be on any topic and is suitable for a global audience. It can be used to prepare for international competitions like the World Quizzing Championships. The ‘India Quiz’ category consists of questions related to India, and will be of primary interest to Indians or those who are researching about India. Enjoy.

India Quiz – Set 58

Question:

A well-known dancer and choreographer of the Bharatnatyam dance form, she was married to freemason and bishop of the Liberal Catholic Church George Arundale. She was nominated to the Rajya Sabha, where she was responsible for the passing of The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act. She was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1956. Identify the dancer.

Answer:

Rukmini Devi.

Daily Quiz 03-Aug-2014

Question:

Find the connecting word – a fictional female character who appears in Marvel comics books, a supercomputer known for winning a game show against former human winners in 2011, a program which is included with almost all versions of the Windows operating system and a pharmaceutical company.

Answer:

Watson. Mary Jane Watson. IBM Watson. Dr.Watson (debugger). Watson Pharmaceuticals (Actavis).

Daily Quiz 02-Aug-2014

Question:

It is roughly the size of South America, and the seasons last for a long time here. The ‘Children of the Forest’ are believed to be the first known inhabitants of this region. The Crusades and the Wars of the Roses are real historic incidents which were used as inspiration while imagining the setting and history of this region. Identify the fictional region.

Answer:

Westeros, from the book A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin.