General Studies I
Which of the following pairs is/are correctly matched?
1. Francis Collins : Mapping human genome
2. Sergey Brin : Google Search Engine
3. Jimmy Wales : Wikipedia
Select the correct answer using the code given below :
|A||1 and 2 only|
|B||2 and 3 only|
|D||1, 2 and 3|
Sergey Mikhailovich Brin (born August 21, 1973) is a Soviet Union-born American entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Larry Page.
Brin currently holds the position of President of Technology at Google and has a net worth estimated at $18.5 billion as of March 9, 2007, making him the 26th richest person in the world and the 5th richest person in the United States, together with Larry Page. He is also the fourth-youngest billionaire in the world.
Jimmy Donal “Jimbo” Wales (born August 7, 1966)] is an American Internet entrepreneur known for his role in the creation and promotion of Wikipedia,[not in citation given] a free open content encyclopedia, in 2001. [not in citation given] He serves on the Board of Trustees of the Wikimedia Foundation, holding the board-appointed “community founder” seat. In 2004 he founded Wikia, a privately owned free web hosting service.