Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – New Delhi – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – New Delhi – Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER : St. Stephen’s College – Apratim Chandra and Antony Paul
  • RUNNER UP : Dyal Singh College – Akash Verma and Abhishek. P

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. It is a US based Indian app founded by Rishi, Vinodh and Paramdeep. What?

Ans. Saavn

Q.2. Connect to an Indian state?

Ans. Uttarakhand

Q.3. This brand and Tata Housing have formed a partnership as part of which the realty portal would offer a full stack solutions.

Ans. Housing.com

Q.4. This – now a part of the American Express Group – was developed and created in Germany by Alexander Rittweger, for Deutsche Lufthansa. What?

Ans. Payback

Q.5. Identify the logo.

Ans. ESIC

Q.6. In 1897, William J. Morrison and John C. Wharton conceived and co-patented this to create what was then called “Fairy Floss”.

Ans. Cotton Candy

Q.7. Tata Trusts and ______ India’s ‘Internet Saathi’ program has partnered with digital payments platform Mobikwik to transform the lives of over 200 million with digital literacy in India.

Ans. Google

Q.8. This is a famous town which is shot in winter. It’s a town in Norway. What have they done to improve their winter experiences?

Solar Energy in Winter Mirrors

Ans. They set mirrors on Mountain tops to reflect Sunlight

Q.9. Connect.

Ans. Himalaya  

Q.10. Edmund Burke called the French Revolution a “revolt of ___”; Federalists declared themselves to be “enemies to ____”. George Washington, on his deathbed, was said to have uttered these words: “Beware of ______ in politics” What’s the word?

Ans. Innovation

Q.11. Which phrase came into existence from this incident, used in a poll campaign?

Set the ball rolling

Ans. Set the ball rolling, Benjamin Harison

Q.12. The term has military roots, originating in the wartime decade of the 1940s to denote a destructive aerial bomb. The force of the explosion was capable of busting the vicinity. What are we talking about?

Ans. Blockbuster

Q.13. What from the world of HR is this?

David Ulrich

Ans. David Ulrich Framework

Q.14. Connect

Ans. Milton

Q.15. This Tata company has completed the acquisition of leading engine cooling supplier TitanX, in line with its strategy of expanding globally and fortifying presence in the cooling and emission control segments. Which company?

Ans. AutoComp

Q.16. The _____ effect is a psychological phenomenon in which people do something primarily because other people are doing it, regardless of their own beliefs, which they may ignore or override.

Ans. Bandwagon

Q.17. Who is the author of The Undoing Project?

Ans. Michael Lewis

Q.18. Dieter Rams – a renowned designer known for his designs on this brand – is also the inspiration for Jonathan Ive and a lot of Apple’s designs. Which brand did Rams work on?

Ans. Braun

Q.19. This is a cognitive bias in which consumers place a disproportionately high value on products they partially created. What is it called?

Ans. IKEA Effect

Bonus Question:

Q.20. IKEA will open its first India store in which Indian city?

Ans. Hyderabad

Q.21. Which channel owns the sports channel, DSport?

Ans. Discovery Communication

Q.22. Braun became a wholly owned subsidiary of which giant, after acquiring it from Gillette?

Ans. P&G