Cuponation quiz contest winners and contest answers

  Cuponation announced the winners of quiz contest. Winners of the quiz contest will receive the prizes from Cuponation.   Winners of the quiz contest:   1st prize: Khaleel Rahman (Rs 700 e-Gift Voucher from flipkart)   2nd prize: Yasar khan (Rs 500 e-Gift Voucher from flipkart)   3rd prize: Saurav anand (Rs 300 e-Gift Voucher from flipkart)   Quiz questions and asnwers:   1. Who is the first batsman to hit six off first ball of an innings in a Test match?   2. Who is the first batsman to score 4 double centuries in Test cricket in a calendar year?   3. Who si the author of famous book "Think and Grow Rich"?   4. Who was independent India's first railway minister?   5. Who is the fastest Indian cricketer to score 1,000 runs in One Day Internationals?   6. Who won the Nobel Prize in Literature for his "hallucinatory realism" in 2012?   7. Who was the youngest Indian boxer to have qualified for Olympics?   8. Who was India's first Muslim Union home minister?   9. Who is the author of famous novel "The Godfather"?   10. Which is India's oldest publicly quoted … [Read more...]

Participate in Cuponation Quiz contest

  Popular deals and coupons website Cuponation is conducting a quiz contest for Quiz questions website users. Winners will get gift vouchers from Cuponation. Winners will be decided basing on the number of correct entries. In case of a tie, time of the entry received will decide the winner.     Prizes for contest winners:  1st prize - Rs 700 e-Gift Voucher from flipkart  2nd prize - Rs 500 e-Gift Voucher from flipkart  3rd prize - Rs 300 e-Gift Voucher from flipkart   Quiz contest by CupoNation:   1. Who is the first batsman to hit six off first ball of an innings in a Test match?   2. Who is the first batsman to score 4 double centuries in Test cricket in a calendar year?   3. Who si the author of famous book "Think and Grow Rich"?   4. Who was independent India's first railway minister?   5. Who is the fastest Indian cricketer to score 1,000 runs in One Day Internationals?   6. Who won the Nobel Prize in Literature for his "hallucinatory realism" in 2012?   7. Who was the youngest Indian boxer to have qualified for Olympics?   8. Who was India's first Muslim Union home minister?   9. Who is … [Read more...]

10 quiz questions on Indian sports

  Quiz questions on cricket and archery:   1. Who is the only Indian cricketer to score to score two triple hundreds in Test cricket?   2. Who is the highest individual scorer for India in both Test and one day cricket?     3. Who is the first Indian batsman to score a century on debut at ICC cricket world cup?   4. Who is the only Indian archer to win a gold medal at the World Cup Final?   5. Who is the second Indian ever to win a medal in an Archery World cup final?   6. Who received 2012 Tenzing Norgay Lifetime achievement award?   7. Who is the first Indian to win a medal at the World Roller Figure Skating Championship?   8. Who is the only Indian cricketer to score five centuries in five consecutive Test matches?   9. Who is the first bowler to take a hat-trick in IPL?   10. Who is the second youngest player to play for India in test match cricket?   Sports quiz answers:   1. Virender Sehwag – Only Indian batsman to score a triple century in Test cricket.   2. Virender Sehwag. He scored 219 against West Indies in Indore.   3. Virat Kohli against Bangladesh in Mirpur i … [Read more...]

15 questions on current affairs and general knowledge

  15 quiz questions:   1. Who is the only person who has been Prime Minister and Chief Justice of India?   2. Who is the first Prime Minister of Princely state of Jammu & Kashmir?   3. Name the painful nerve disorder from which Salman Khan is suffering from?     4. Name the life threatening rare neuromuscular disease from which Amitabh Bachchan is suffering from?   5. Who is the author of the book "Raag Darbari"?   6. Who was the first politician to participate in the reality show?   7. Which Indian city's nickname is "Athens of the East"?   8. Which Indian satellite TV channel completed 20 years on October 1, 2012?   9. In India, Engineer's day is celebrated on..?   10. Which Indian state is the largest producer of pomegranate?   11. What is the scientific name of Guar (popular crop in Jodhpur area of Rajastha)?   12. Who is the author of the book "Takararinavaru"?   13. Which Indian city is called as "city of pearls"?   14. Which football won the Nehru cup in 2012?   15. Who won the first medal for India in the 2012 Paralympic games at … [Read more...]

Sports quiz: 15 quiz questions on Indian sports

  Indian sports quiz:   1. Who was the first Indian world champion in any sports discipline?   2. Who is the first Indian to win the All England Badminton Championship?   3. Who is the only Indian to win an individual Olympic gold medal?   4. At what Olympics, Milkha Singh finished fourth in the 400 m final?   5. At what Olympics, Indian hockey team won its first gold medal?   6. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was formed in which year?   7. Who led the Indian cricket team in its first test match against England on June 25, 1932?   8. Who was the first Indian to score a century in test cricket?   9. Who was the independent India's first individual Olympic medal winner?   10. Which is the first Asian team to enter the semi-finals of football in Olympics?   11. Who was the first Asian to swim the English Channel?   12. Who is the first Asian Tennis player to win the Junior Wimbledon Championship?   13. Who is the first amateur player to break the 1,000 point mark in billiards?   14. Who is the first Indian volleyball player to play professionally for a foreign … [Read more...]

Sports quiz: Indians at Olympics

  Quiz questions on Indians at Olympics:   1. Who scored the highest number of goals in a Hockey match at Olympics?   2. Who won the first individual medal at Olympics for Independent India?   3. India finished fourth in football in which Olympics?   4. Who won two silver medals for British India at Paris Olympics in 1900?   5. P.T. Usha finished fourth at Los Angeles Olympics in what event?   6. Tennis star Leander Paes won the bronze medal at what Olympics?   7. Who won the bronze medal at Sydney Olympics in the 69kg women's weightlifting?   8. Who was the first Asian to receive the Helms Trophy for the best performance in amateur sports?   9. Who is the first Indian woman to win a medal at the world athletic championship?     Quiz answers:   1. Roop Singh. He scored 10 goals for India against USA at Los Angeles Olympics in 1932.   2. Keshaba Jadhav (Maharashtra). He won the bronze medal in the 57kg wrestling freestyle at Helsinki Olympics (1952)   3. Melbourne Olympics in 1956.   4. Norman Pritchard (Born in Calcutta in 1875). Pritchard won silver medals in the 200m flat … [Read more...]

Olympics quiz: 15 questions and answers

  London will become the first city to host the modern Olympics 3 times. 204 countries are participating in 2012 Olympics to compete in 302 events in 26 sports.   Quiz on Olympics:     1. Who won the most gold medals in one Olympics?   2. Which sports star is the highest medal winner at Olympics?   3. Who was the first athlete to win four gold medals in a single Olympics?   4. Who scored the first ever perfect "10" in Gymnastics?   5. For using which steroid, Canada athlete Ben Johnson was disqualified at Seoul Olympics in 1988 after winning 100m sprint?   6. Who was the first swimmer to win 7 gold medals in one Olympics?   7. Who was the only swimmer to win 8 gold medals in one Olympics?   8. Who was the first track and field athlete to win four gold medals in successive Olympics?   9. Which is the first sports federation to ban the use of stimulating substances?   10. Who was the first-still-competing athlete got the honour of lighting the cauldron at Olympics?   11. Name the boxer who won the gold medals in Super-Heavyweight category in 1972, 1976 and 1980 Olympics?   12. Who … [Read more...]

15 quiz questions and answers

  Word of the day: credulity (ability or willingness to believe that sth is real or true).   GK questions and answers:   1. Who is the producer of India's first 3D film "My Dear Kuttichathan"?   2. Who is the only Indian judoka to be participating in 2012 London Olympics?     3. Who is the first Miss Universe from India?   4. Who is the first Muslim woman from Jammu & Kashmir to clear the All India Civil Services examination?   5. Who is India's last Governor-General?   6. Who is the first MP belonging to the Opposition to become the speaker of Lok Sabha?   7. Which is the world's biggest state-run archaeology body?   8. "Jana Gana Mana" was first performed at?   9. First Internet Gram Panchayat in India?   10. Who is the first Chief Minister of Jammu & Kashmir?   11. Who invented the ASCII-based emoticon?   12. Who is the author of the book "Ulysses"?   13. Study of beauty is called as?   14. Who invented Plywood?   15. Which scientist first suggested electrons posses a spin?     Quiz answers:   1. Navodaya Appachan.   2. … [Read more...]

20 GK questions and answers

  20 GK bits and answers:   1. When was the first ATM opened for business?   2. Which Hockey star played the most number of international matches for India?   3. Who founded the Engineering firm L&T?   4. Who founded Mormonism?   5. Who is the winner of 2011 Dadasaheb Phalke award?   6. Who built the Bibi Ka Maqbara in Aurangabad?   7. Khetri mines are famous for?   8. Who is the winner of 2012 Peace Summit award?   9. Who is the author of the book "The Republic"?   10. Which scientist first suggested electrons posses a spin?   11. Who was the first American President decided to deliver his State of the Union address to Congress in person?   12. Gieger counter is used to measure?   13. First Dalit chief minister of an Indian state?   14. What was the real name of the Duke of Wellingsten who beat Napolean?   15. Who is the author of the book "The Road Ahead"?   16. First Chief Minister of Maharashtra?   17. Biggest Island in the world?   18. Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) was formed in which year?   19. Who is the author of the … [Read more...]

Cricket quiz: 10 questions and answers

  10 cricket quiz questions and answers:     1. Who scored the highest number of half-centuries in Test cricket?   2. Which team scored the highest number of runs in an One-day match?   3. Who are the double centurions in one day cricket?   4. Who hit the highest number of boundaries in one one-day match?   5. Who is the first and only batsman to score a double hundred in One day match and a triple hundred in Test match?   6. Who is the highest run scorer in the history of Ranji Trophy?   7. Which non-wicket-keeper took the highest number of catches in Test cricket?   8. Who took the fastest 50 wickets in Test cricket?   9. Who scored the fastest century in International T20 cricket?   10. Who is the author of the book "Straight from the Heart"?     Cricket quiz answers:   1. Sachin Tendulkar & Rahul Dravid (64 half-centuries)   2. Sri Lanka scored 443/9 in 50 overs against Netherlands in Amstelveen on July 4, 2006   3. Virender Sehwag (219) & Sachin Tendulkar (200)   4. Virender Sehwag (32 fours against West Indies in Indore)   5. Virender … [Read more...]