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# what are the slumdog millionaire questions?

what were the questions the host of the show asked jamal and how did he know the answers? i know he knew because of his experiances, but what experiance helped him answer the question?

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• *C*
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All the questions and the reason he knew the answers are in this summary of the film: http://www.themoviespoiler.com/Spoilers/slumdogmil...

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4 years ago

Slumdog Millionaire Questions

• Anonymous
5 years ago

I don't think odds or probability applies here, because whether or not he was telling the truth is not a random event. If the host had randomly guessed B then we could work out the probability. But he knew the answer in advance (which is actually not the case in the real game show). As far as Jamal knows, it's 50/50. Either he is telling the truth or he isn't. He was down to B or D, so it was 50/50 he was lying or telling the truth. Of course there are other considerations. The host gave him the choice B before the computer had taken away the two wrong answers. No matter how you work it out, that now gives him a 25% chance of telling the truth ... as far as Jamal knows. Once the computer took away two wrong answers, that conditional probability jumped to 50% ... because Jamal knew more. The unconditional probability that he was telling the truth was 0%, because he deliberately and knowingly lied. There are other non random considerations as well. For example, Jamal knew the answer was not A. So that would change the conditional probabilities to 33% before the lifeline and 50% after. All of this is based on his conditional knowledge.

• Anonymous

The "Millionaire" grand prize typically requires answering fifteen questions; here are nine of the ones answered by Jamal in Slumdog Millionaire:

1. Who was the star of "Zanjeer"?

Anil Kapoor

Amitabh Bachchan

Shahrukh Khan

2. What motto is inscribed at the base of the national emblem of India?

Money alone triumphs

Power alone triumphs

Justice alone triumphs

Truth alone triumphs

3. What weapon does Lord Rama hold in his right hand?

Bow and arrow

Sword

Hammer

Knife

4. Which Indian poet wrote the song "Darshan Do Ghanshyam", according to the movie?

A:Surdas

Tulsidas

Kabeer

Mirabai

5. Whose picture appears on a U.S. \$100 bill?

A:Benjamin Franklin

Franklin Roosevelt

George Washington

Abraham Lincoln

6. Who invented the first commercially-successful revolver?

Oliver Winchester

Thomas Edison

Daniel Boone

A:Samuel Colt

7. Cambridge Circus is in which U.K. city?

Leeds

Oxford

London

Cambridge

8. Which cricketer recorded the most first-class centuries?

Ricky Ponting

Michael Slater

Sachin Tendulkar

A:Jack Hobbs

9. In Alexander Dumas' book "The Three Musketeers", two of the musketeers are called Athos and Porthos. What is the name of the third Musketeer?

Cardinal Richelieu

Planchet

D'Artagnan

A:Aramis

Sorry I don't remember all the correct answers

• 6 years ago

RE:

what are the slumdog millionaire questions?

what were the questions the host of the show asked jamal and how did he know the answers? i know he knew because of his experiances, but what experiance helped him answer the question?

Source(s): slumdog millionaire questions: https://biturl.im/dmzKY

You can read through the entire movie script, all the questions, answers and experiences are in there...and it's a fun read.

http://www.imsdb.com/scripts/Slumdog-Millionaire.h...

Source(s): www.imsdb.com
• Anonymous
5 years ago

thank you for all the answers