Sunday, February 15, 2009

Answers to Random 5 -- Part 2

1.During late July , early August 2007 , Boston Celtics traded 5 players ( Al Jefferson , Ryan Gomes , Gerald Green , Sebastien Telfair , Theo Ratliff) and two first round draft picks for a 10 time All-Star from Minnesota Timberwolves. Who was the person who was traded and what is special about this trade? 

A:The trade was for Kevin Garnett and this is the lingest largest transfer for one single person 

2.Cyberjaya is a planned township which arose out of a study by Management consultancy firm McKinsey for Multimedia Super Corridor. The IT city is located in a district that is more famous for hosting a worldwide event. Which district? 
A: Sepang -- Malaysian F1 GP

3.This event was called digital Boston Tea party. The hexadecimal value of 3,256,278,887,989,457,651,018,865,901,401,704,640 was published on the net and most sites publishing these numbers were given a cease and desist order by the Advanced Access Content System. The general public responded by publishing this number on all sites and forwarding the number by mail, which is seen as the digital medium’s Boston tea party. What was this number? 

A: One of the encryption keys of HD -DVD

4.The origins of this process is generally credited to Rabbi Yaacov Deyo of Aish HoTorah. The process as a single word is a registered trademark of Aish HoTorah , while the seperated two word usage is generic. The first event took place at Pete’s CafĂ© in Beverly Hills in late 1998. What is it? 
A: Speed Dating

5.The wall along the entrance to this place holds hand written letters by M.G.Ramachandran, M.S.Subbulakshmi , R. Venkataraman ,Giani Zail Singh and a few others along with the picture of the founder and Giani Zail Singh opening the place in 1983. An Idol of Mahaveera celebrating his 2600 anniversary and an Idol of Lord Ganesha for celebrating the first anniversary can be found along the hallways of this place. Which place in Chennai – would you find these?

A: Apollo Hospitals

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