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Sunday, February 01, 2009

Online Quiz Series #1

1. The Wild 70's would definitely be incomplete without her! Identify.














2. What does this advert want to convey? Whose ad is it?








3. Who is this bloke?















Answers to be posted as comments. Details on the Quiz Series can be found below.


NSIT Quiz Fest 6th - 7th February, sponsored by :

Academy of Animation and Gaming

IMS Learning Resources Ltd.

First Flight Couriers Ltd.


Answers:

1. Its not Parveen Babi, as most of you thought. Its Katy Mirza, arguably India's first playboy bunny.
2. EA Canada, with their ad that reads "Now Hiring" in ASCII.
3. Vir Sanghvi

12 comments:

smokyjunkster said...

1.parveen babi??
2.EAcanada.com??
3.vir sanghvi??

smokyjunkster said...

sorry 4 not completin the 2nd answer
1.parveen babi
2.EACanada.com-The billboard was placed in front of a competitor’s building. The headline tells (in ASCII code): “Now Hiring”.By placing their ads in plain view of their competition (e.g. across the road from the front door of Radical Entertainment) the ads also manage to convey the competitive environment EA fosters.
3.vir sanghvi

LimboSurfer said...

1.Parveen Babi
2."Now Hiring" ad in Ascii codes by EA

Dino said...

1. Only actress I know from the 70s - and I am not even sure the one in the image is an Indian - Smita Patil? no wait this is - PARVEEN BABI !!

2. EA Sports ! I fink this was an advert for them hiring people - I wonder if your resident hardcore programmer got this - this is a C coded phrase which says something like - 'We are hiring'

3. Television actor from the 70s !!

3.

Debajit Rabha said...

1.Cher
3.Farokh Engineer?

aman said...

1. she is parveen babi
2. this is an ad by EA sports /EA games to woo engineers n game developers from its rivals.it is written in ASCII coding and translates as Now Hiring.
3. No Idea!!

State of Decay!! said...

answer-
1.praveen babi
2.d ad says "now hiring" and its by electronic arts who were trying to woo employers of another company called radical ent.
3.

Rithu 4 cricket said...

1.Rakhee
2.Beijing Welcomes You-Sony
3.Chapman the guy who shot Lennon
Rithwik K

iPrond said...

1. Is it parveen babi?
2. the message reads "Now hiring" and was put up by Electronic Arts

juggernaut said...

1. Parveen Babi
2. Advertisement for geeks by EA Canada
3. No idea

Anonymous said...

Well, EA certainly could have done better job with their "Now Hiring" billboard.

Anonymous said...

2) is now hiring ea games

-v

Sunday, February 01, 2009

Online Quiz Series #1

1. The Wild 70's would definitely be incomplete without her! Identify.














2. What does this advert want to convey? Whose ad is it?








3. Who is this bloke?















Answers to be posted as comments. Details on the Quiz Series can be found below.


NSIT Quiz Fest 6th - 7th February, sponsored by :

Academy of Animation and Gaming

IMS Learning Resources Ltd.

First Flight Couriers Ltd.


Answers:

1. Its not Parveen Babi, as most of you thought. Its Katy Mirza, arguably India's first playboy bunny.
2. EA Canada, with their ad that reads "Now Hiring" in ASCII.
3. Vir Sanghvi

12 comments:

smokyjunkster said...

1.parveen babi??
2.EAcanada.com??
3.vir sanghvi??

smokyjunkster said...

sorry 4 not completin the 2nd answer
1.parveen babi
2.EACanada.com-The billboard was placed in front of a competitor’s building. The headline tells (in ASCII code): “Now Hiring”.By placing their ads in plain view of their competition (e.g. across the road from the front door of Radical Entertainment) the ads also manage to convey the competitive environment EA fosters.
3.vir sanghvi

LimboSurfer said...

1.Parveen Babi
2."Now Hiring" ad in Ascii codes by EA

Dino said...

1. Only actress I know from the 70s - and I am not even sure the one in the image is an Indian - Smita Patil? no wait this is - PARVEEN BABI !!

2. EA Sports ! I fink this was an advert for them hiring people - I wonder if your resident hardcore programmer got this - this is a C coded phrase which says something like - 'We are hiring'

3. Television actor from the 70s !!

3.

Debajit Rabha said...

1.Cher
3.Farokh Engineer?

aman said...

1. she is parveen babi
2. this is an ad by EA sports /EA games to woo engineers n game developers from its rivals.it is written in ASCII coding and translates as Now Hiring.
3. No Idea!!

State of Decay!! said...

answer-
1.praveen babi
2.d ad says "now hiring" and its by electronic arts who were trying to woo employers of another company called radical ent.
3.

Rithu 4 cricket said...

1.Rakhee
2.Beijing Welcomes You-Sony
3.Chapman the guy who shot Lennon
Rithwik K

iPrond said...

1. Is it parveen babi?
2. the message reads "Now hiring" and was put up by Electronic Arts

juggernaut said...

1. Parveen Babi
2. Advertisement for geeks by EA Canada
3. No idea

Anonymous said...

Well, EA certainly could have done better job with their "Now Hiring" billboard.

Anonymous said...

2) is now hiring ea games

-v