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  1. 1. Chapters Topics 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Write Brothers
  2. 2. 5 questions on the Postage Stamps featuring Literary Creations. Written Round. Flat scoring @ 10 marks. Full House will give 15 extra. Total (50+15) 65 Points at stake. Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - SomnathBuzzer Bees
  3. 3. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath This particular stamp was issued as a tribute to which well known author?
  4. 4. R.K. Narayan* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  5. 5. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Issued in 1960, this stamp is based on which famous literary work?
  6. 6. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Released in 2002 to mark the 150th Anniversary of Great Ormond Street Childrens Hospital, this stamp is based on which popular childrens classic?
  7. 7. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath These stamps depict an iconic scene from which famous play?
  8. 8. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  9. 9. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Originally created to impart the lessons of life to some young princes, on which literary work are these stamps based on?
  10. 10. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  11. 11. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath These stamps were issued by Royal Mail, UK in January 2015 as a tribute to which childrens classic?
  12. 12. Exchange Ur Papers
  13. 13. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Issued in 1960, this stamp is based on which famous literary work?
  14. 14. Abhigyan Shakuntalam or Shakuntala 1 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  15. 15. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Released in 2002 to mark the 150th Anniversary of Great Ormond Street Childrens Hospital, this stamp is based on which popular childrens classic?
  16. 16. Peter Pan2 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  17. 17. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath These stamps depict an iconic scene from which famous play?
  18. 18. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  19. 19. Hamlet3 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  20. 20. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Originally created to impart the lessons of life to some young princes, on which literary work are these stamps based on?
  21. 21. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  22. 22. Panchatantra4 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  23. 23. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath These stamps were issued by Royal Mail, UK in January 2015 as a tribute to which childrens classic?
  24. 24. Alice in Wonderland5 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  25. 25. 10 questions. Infinite Bounce. Flat scoring of 10 points. Half points, if any, is totally QMs discretion. Literati 2016-17, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - SomnathBuzzer BeesBuzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  26. 26. If you are doubly sure about the answer, then you can dou le up your s ore y saying Dou le efore giving out the answer. Marks : Correct answer fetches you +20 Wrong answer fetches you - 05 DOUBLE Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  27. 27. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Who has been awarded the Nobel Prize in literature for his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West?
  28. 28. Rabindranath Tagore* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  29. 29. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Published in 1923, these series of paintings depict a part of a poem taken from a 1881 novel which created a lot of noise during that time. Identify the poem.
  30. 30. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  31. 31. Vande Mataram1 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  32. 32. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath From an idea conceived on a train journey to its creation in this Edinburgh-cafe (vis), a global phenomenon started. This cafe is said to be the birthplace of whom?
  33. 33. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  34. 34. Harry Potter2 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  35. 35. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Fans who call themselves pilgrims travel to Meiringen dressed as characters, both major and minor, from a certain series. There, they take part in a re-enactment of the events which made this village and the waterfalls a must-visit for the fans and also the general tourists. What happened at this place?
  36. 36. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  37. 37. Fight between Holmes and Prof. Moriarty at the Reichenbach Falls 3 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  38. 38. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath The latest book by well known author Anand Neelakanthan is the fictionalised biography of whom?
  39. 39. Sivagami / Sivagami Devi4 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  40. 40. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath The Guinness Book of World Records keeps us updated about all the world record entries. Which book holds the dubious record for being the most often stolen book from public libraries?
  41. 41. Guiness Book of World Records5 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  42. 42. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Noted Sanskrit scholar and poet from Kerala, P.C. Devassia won the Sahitya Academy Award for Sanskrit in 1980 for his epic poem Kristubhagavatam. Who is the subject of this poem?
  43. 43. Jesus Christ6 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  44. 44. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Due to huge public interest, this autobiograhy was published in utter secrecy. At the printing plant, the book was given the code name Neil Armstrong, after the first person to walk on moon. Either, identify the superstar or name that best-selling book.
  45. 45. Moon Walk by Michael Jackson 7 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  46. 46. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath As a birthday gift to Queen Mary, in 1947, a 30-minute radio drama called Three Blind Mice was initially written by Queens favourite author. Five years, and several rewrites later, the play had its stage premiere at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham, under its current title. Which record-breaking play is this?
  47. 47. The Mousetrap8 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  48. 48. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath First published almost 300 years ago, the original title of this book was - Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In Four Parts. By ____ ____, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of several Ships. Just fill in the blanks.
  49. 49. Lemuel Gulliver9 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  50. 50. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Two books, released during the time of Durga Puja, were written by rivals. Identify the author of Karal Kumbhir.
  51. 51. Jatayu or Lalmohan Ganguly10 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  52. 52. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath When Nilanjana Sudeshna was admitted in a kindergarten in Kingston, Rhode Island, her teacher decided to call her by her pet name, because it was easier to pronounce than her proper name. That nickname ultimately becomes her identity. Who?
  53. 53. Jhumpa Lahiri* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  54. 54. Scores Please!!!!!!
  55. 55. 8 questions. Traditional Format. Flat scoring of 10 points. Half points, if any, is totally QMs discretion. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  56. 56. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Identify this hugely popular author who is sharing his life experiences.
  57. 57. Ruskin Bond1 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  58. 58. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath This peculiar skill of Kerlon, a Brazilian footballer, is inspired from a fun loving specimen of animal kingdom. Name this animal or the move.
  59. 59. Seal/Seal Dribble2 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  60. 60. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Coined by Rabindranath Tagore, this word has its root in the phrase Harek rokom boll bole jey (one who speaks many languages). What is this dying art of mimicry called?
  61. 61. Harbola3 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  62. 62. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Where this song has been picturised?
  63. 63. Grand Canyon4 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  64. 64. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Identify this species of fish who always follow this unique method to capture their prey.
  65. 65. Archer Fish5 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  66. 66. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath The looks of the character played by RK and some of the plotlines in the movie Jagga Jasoos are said to have been inspired from whom/what?
  67. 67. Tintin6 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  68. 68. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath The 2002-music album Samvedna was a meeting of great minds. The preface, written by Javed Akhtar, was spoken by Amitabh Bachchan. The video featuring SRK was shot by Yash Chopra. Identify the poet whose poems from the book Meri Ikayvan Kavitayaen has been set to music by Jagjit Singh.
  69. 69. Atal Behari Bajpayee7 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  70. 70. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Which alarming reality are these chefs trying to exhibit through this campaign?
  71. 71. Effect of Global Warming8 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  72. 72. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath On whose story, this superhit movie was based?
  73. 73. Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  74. 74. Scores Please!!!!!!
  75. 75. Ascending Order. Traditional Format. Marks : * Direct -- +10 / Bonus -- +15 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  76. 76. GRID
  77. 77. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath The X is a unit of measurement for the speed and movement direction of a computer mouse. The directional movement can be of two types - horizontal count and vertical count. One X is approximately 1/200th of an inch. What is X?
  78. 78. Mickey* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  79. 79. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath The Banias are an occupational community of bankers and merchants. Long ago, a few of that community started selling perfumes and scented products and eventually came to be known with a particular surname. Which famous surname originated thus?
  80. 80. Gandhi* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  81. 81. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath This mixture of sugar, honey, ghee, amla, sesame oil, berries, herbs and various spices, is still prepared as per the instructions suggested in Ayurvedic texts. The Royal Physicians of the Devas, Ashwini Kumar twins, first prepared this formulation for Chyawan Rishi. How do we know it today?
  82. 82. Chyawanprash* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  83. 83. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Which musical instrument, associated with Lord Shivas divine bull Nandi, literally means an earthen limb or a limb made by clay?
  84. 84. Mridangam8 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Mrid or Mrit (clay/earth) & Anga (limb)
  85. 85. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath A historic route. identify the destination of this journey.
  86. 86. Dandi* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  87. 87. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Identify the sport (lots of clues within the pic), in which Australia emerged as the winners of the 2016 World Cup.
  88. 88. Quidditch* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  89. 89. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Whose name has been blanked out from this congratulatory tweet by Ravindra Jadeja after Rohit Sharmas record-breaking innings of 264 vs SL in an ODI played on 12th Nov, 2014?
  90. 90. Lord Ram* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  91. 91. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  92. 92. Pride* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Collective Noun Parliament of Owls & Pride of Lions
  93. 93. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Why did this Indian gold-winning weightlifter come into news recently?
  94. 94. Kavita Devi* Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath 1st Indian lady to take part in WWE
  95. 95. Scores Please!!!!!!
  96. 96. 10 questions. Infinite Bounce. Flat scoring of 10 points. Half points, if any, is totally QMs discretion. Literati 2016-17, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - SomnathBuzzer BeesBuzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  97. 97. If you are doubly sure about the answer, then you can dou le up your s ore y saying Dou le efore giving out the answer. Marks : Correct answer fetches you +20 Wrong answer fetches you - 05 DOUBLE Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  98. 98. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Abid Hasan was Netajis secretary and interpreter while they were in Germany. He was appointed as the Major of INA. What greeting, currently-in-news for a certain controversial decision, did he propose that was adopted for the first time in the INA?
  99. 99. Jai Hind1 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  100. 100. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Baobab trees, found mainly in Madagascar, are considered to be the oldest flowering plants. But their age is difficult to verify because of a peculiar reason. Why?
  101. 101. Absence of Age-Rings2 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  102. 102. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Several reasons are cited for this peculiar design. Two of the more accepted ones are - * It represent two ruling families - the Shahs and the Ranas & * It represent two main religions of the region - Hinduism and Buddhism. Which peculiarity thus being explained?
  103. 103. Flag Design of Nepal3 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  104. 104. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath After retirement from cricket, if Yuvraj Singh wants to play polo, he will not be allowed to do so. But Virat Kohli will not face any sanction like that. Why such disparity?
  105. 105. Left handers are not allowed to play Polo 4 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  106. 106. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath It all started with the sundial. With the movement of Sun in the sky, the shadow cast on the opposite side of the sundial moves with the same sense of rotation. Clocks with hands were first built in the Northern Hemisphere and they were made to work like sundials. This is said to be the explanatory answer of which question?
  107. 107. Why Clockwise direction is so called? 5 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  108. 108. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath A special kid since his very childhood, Laxman Singh Bisht is used to be bullied by the neighbourhood children. A firm believer of Gandhian values, he has been given a nickname for his feeble- mindedness. What is that nickname?
  109. 109. Tubelight6 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  110. 110. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath On 26th January, 1988 a Post Office was inaugurated under the Goa Postal Division. Mr. G. Sudhakar Rao was appointed the first Honorary Postmaster. Indian PM and President sent special message on the occasion. What is so unique about this post office?
  111. 111. Dakshin Gangotri P.O.7 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  112. 112. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Located in MP, Pench National Park is one of the most well-known national parks in India. Established as a tiger reserve in 1992, this park and the adjoining area is also the original setting for a hugely popular literary work. Which work?
  113. 113. Jungle Book8 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  114. 114. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath About 4500 years old, this lady is 10.5 centimetres tall. The name given to her is an assumption of her profession. Few years back, she unintentionally became the centre of some diplomatic tensions between the govt.s of India and Pakistan. Where did Ernest Mackay find her in 1926?
  115. 115. Mohenjo-daro9 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath
  116. 116. Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath Presently the fourth largest city of the state, it was once part of a Kingdom that existed between 1687 and 1886 in the eastern part of India. It got its name from the twelfth king of the Mallabhum. Which city am I talking about?
  117. 117. 10
  118. 118. Kharagpur10 Buzzer Bees Literati 2017, St. Agnes School, Kharagpur Q.M. - Somnath

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