Thursday, April 25, 2013

ICSE 7th class help available now!

The students of the Sri Ram School took real interest in the recording they were about to do for CLABIL. They wanted to do work that will really be useful.

They made the extra effort of preparing this whole material so that there is no copyright infringement.

So, we are very proud and happy to share this - our first school level resource help - ICSE Class 7 content in English medium.

For Maths, click here.

For Science (Physics, Chemistry, Maths), click here.

These files are not yet available on the online library -, because we have over 200 files waiting to be cataloged.

Yes, of course you can help. :)    

Saturday, April 13, 2013

The Open Source Software Quiz

Because we are so excited about the Open Source Training coming up in May 2013, we decided to make this quiz post about Open Source software.

1. Open Source is the same as freeware.

2. Windows and Linux are both open source free Operating Systems.

3. is a website for sharing open source programs.

4. Open Source Programs can run only on Linux or other open source Operating systems.

5. Which of these words is NOT an open source product/ term?
A. Safari
B. Firefox
C. Ubuntu
D. Linux
E. Apache

6. Copyright means that the software should not be freely distributed. What does "copyleft" mean?
A. There is no such term.
B. Copyleft means that the software can be freely redistributed, no restictions.
C. That the software can be freely redistributed, but all modified and extended versions of the software must use the same license.

7. You cannot use Windows and Open Source Software on the same computer.

8. Which of these is a paid software ?
A. LibreOffice
B. Microsoft Office
C. Open Office.

9. Facebook, Google and other sites were possible only because they used open source software for development. This kept their costs low. They still run on open source.

10. What is the name of this cute penguin, the logo of Linux?

A. Linus
B. Rex
C. Tux

Credits: In creating this quiz, i learnt from: (aka, where can you find more fun quizzes)

PS: we have created this quiz. please feel free to record into audio for the Esha beneficiaries, convert it to Indian languages and then record it. In fact, please DO all of the above, and we will be happy.