BAG OF 10

Name the co-founder of Mi­crosoft who died re­cently, who was one of the pi­o­neers of per­sonal com­put­ing in the world?

The Gulf Today - Time Out - - FOOD - QUIZ MAS­TER STAN­LEY DAVID IS THE AUTHOR OF THE PEN­GUIN IN­DIA QUIZ BOOK

1 This smaller species of 5hino was once found in In­dia, Nepal, Malaysia and Viet­nam but has been hunted to ex­tinc­tion on ac­count of the cu­ra­tive prop­er­ties of sev­eral body parts. The last re­main­ing mem­bers are to be found in the Ujung Ku­lon Na­tional Park. Which is­land would you ind this species? 2 Which US Pres­i­dent wrote a book called “Pro­files in Courage”, and also es­tab­lished the Peace Corps?

3 These bones in the hu­man body make up most of the tho­racic cage. The part of these bones clos­est to the spine is called the head. +umans have 12 pairs of these bones, some of which are called “false.” What is the term for these bones in your chest that pro­tect your heart, stom­ach and lungs?

4 In Septem­ber, 2018, a team of sci­en­tists led by the Zoo­log­i­cal So­ci­ety of Lon­don (ZSL) stud­ied skele­tons of the huge birds that were dis­cov­ered on the In­dian Ocean is­land of Mada­gas­car. The species of 10-foot-tall birds (known as Aepy­or­nis and Mulleror­nis) weighed up to 1,100-pounds. What term was used to de­note the size of this bird?

5 Which coun­try’s fans won the “FIFA Fan Award” for 2018, for their sup­port of the “Blan­quir­roja” team at the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

6 In 2018, which coun­try in Asia is­sued an Arc­tic Pol­icy, called it­self a Near-Arc­tic State and an­nounced its in­ter­est in build­ing a po­lar ver­sion of a silk road? 7 In the 2018 For­mula One sea­son, cars have a manda­tory de­vice in the cock­pit to pro­tect driv­ers by de­flect­ing de­bris. Be­cause of its loc­tion above and around the driver’s head, what is this de­vice nick­named as ?

8 Vi­ta­lik Bu­terin, a 5us­sian-Cana­dian pro­gram­mer and writer pri­mar­ily known as a co-founder of Bit­coin Mag­a­zine. What term did he chose af­ter brows­ing the Net, which he de­scribed thus “I sup­pose it was the fact that it sounded nice and it had the word ¶BBBBB’, re­fer­ring to the hy­po­thet­i­cal in­vis­i­ble medium that per­me­ates the uni­verse and al­lows light to travel.”. Name the term? 9

Name the co-founder of Mi­crosoft who died re­cently, who was one of the pi­o­neers of per­sonal com­put­ing in the world?

10 Which coun­try in the Western hemi­sphere re­cently le­galised cannabis, be­com­ing only the sec­ond in the world to do so?

JOHN F KENNEDY

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