Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – Guwahati – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – Guwahati – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Guwahati University – Kumar Shivam and Jyotish Kalita
  • RUNNER UP: Assam Engg. College – Anirban and Bishal Nath

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. This company co-founded by Akshay Kothari was acquired by LinkedIn. Akshay later went on to head LinkedIn India. Name the company?

Ans. Pulse

Q.2. This company sold its brands: Cartia, Solpadeine, Borstol, and Zantac to Aspen so as to focus on its core business. Name the company?

Ans. GSK

Q.3. Full form of IL&FS?

Ans. Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services

Q.4. Suchi Mukherjee is the founder and CEO of which company?

Ans. LimeRoad

Q.5. Warburg Pincus, the global private equity firm has acquired 14 percent stake in which multiplex company?

Ans. PVR

Q.6. Which company launched a music channel called “ROX” to target youths?

Ans. Sony

Q.7. Identify the company.

Ans. Admob

Q.8. Which bank has “Neev” fund to help low income states?

Ans. SBI

Q.9. Which dairy product startup based in Odisha was founded by Srikumar Misra?

Ans. Milk Mantra

Q.10. Name the helicopter service company based in New Delhi which is a Mini Ratna-I category PSU?

Ans. Pawan Hans

Q.11. Which UAE-based group was started by Micky Jagtiani?

Ans. Landmark Group

Q.12. Which company is going to be merged with Luxottica to form the largest eyewear company in the world?

Ans. Essilor

Q.13. Picture of Arun Netravali was shown. He is known as the father of HDTV technology. Identify him.

Ans. Arun Netravali

Q.14. Which group acquired a majority stake in Moldex Composites, a Gujarat-based design and manufacturing company?

Ans. Hero Group

Q.15. Rakesh Kapoor is the CEO of which British multinational consumer goods company?

Ans. Reckitt Benckiser

Q.16. Which group acquired Chinese mall operator ‘Intime’ for $2.6 Billion?

Ans. Alibaba

Q.17. Which group acquired the retail business of Heritage Foods?

Ans. Future Group

Q.18. Which fast food chain closed 700 restaurants worldwide due to declining sales and increased competition?

Ans. McDonald’s

Wildcard Round:

Q.1. Question on popular automobile brand Zen.

Q.2. It’s an old French word for wallets. The word in French is bougette. It leads to which modern day financial term?

Ans. Budget

Q.3. Before moving to India, Vishal Sikka was on the board of a software Giant. He decided to quit and move to India.  Which corporation was he a part of before moving to Infosys?

Ans. SAP

Q.4. Black and hard are the indices for the measurement of the strength of a particular product commonly used by all of us. What commonly used product has these features of hardness and blackness?

Ans. Pencils

Q.5. Who is the author of books ‘The case of the Bonsai Manager’, ‘When the Penny Drops’ and ‘What the CEO wants from you’?

Ans. R Gopalakrishnan

Q.6. Which group owns the Filmfare awards?

Ans. Times Group

Questions contributed by Kumar Shivam. A final year B.Tech student of Guwahati University. He is the founder of Serapis Infotainment, a Knowledge Solutions company.

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