Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2018 – Kochi – Preliminary Round Questions
- WINNER : University of Kerala, Trivandrum – Akash and Aravind MJ
- RUNNER UP : Govt. Engineering College (GEC), Thrissur – Harikrishnan and Ashique
Preliminary Round Questions:
Q.1. Which online real estate site in India has launched its first ever musical ad campaign and claims to be #PropertyKaSuperMarket?
Ans. Magic Bricks
Q.2. Which MNC has launched its blockbuster cancer drug ‘Keytruda’ in India around a year after a year after it first received approvals to market it?
Ans. Merck, Sharpe and Dohme (MSD)
Q.3. Which company is called “Ivory Towers” and its factory and research centre in Saint Bernard, Ohio is called “Ivorydale” because Ivory was one of the oldest products they sold?
Ans. Procter and Gamble
Q.4. Which company invented the world’s first glue stick after studying the “twist-up ease” and convenience of lipstick applicators?
Ans. Henkel AG
Q.5. Which bank in India was founded by this man?
Ans. Central Bank of India
Q.6. Which Chinese smartphone manufacturer beat Apple in customer satisfaction in India as revealed in a survey by Cyber Media Research?
Q.7. This is Salil Parekh, the newly appointed CEO of which company?
Q.8. This is the logo of which famous ‘valley’?
Ans. Aamby Valley City
Q.9. A collaboration between NASA, the European Space Agency and the Italian Space Agency, this mission to Saturn was concluded on September 15, 2017 as the probe took a plunge into Saturn’s atmosphere while delivering final pictures back to Earth. Name the space probe.
Q.10. This man started life interning as a financial analyst for the Bank of Nova Scotia. He has claimed that he will one day “build an intelligent car capable of not believing in God.” Who is he?
Ans. Elon Musk
Q.11. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, this company created the first anti-depressant while trying to create a more efficient drug at combatting tuberculosis which led to the manufacture of the hugely successful drug Valium. It is also the only drug company authorized to manufacture Tamiflu, which is used to combat bird flu. Which pharma company is this?
Q.12. She was the richest woman of the world as of 2017, reported by Forbes, who passed away recently. Identify her.
Ans. Liliane Bettencourt
Q.13. What was once known in the US and Canada as the National School Bus chrome?
Ans. Yellow Colour
Q.14. Which company published this print ad?
Ans. Coca Cola
Q.15. Which bank’s logo is this?
Ans. Catholic Syrian Bank
Q.16. Identify this Mexican lady.
Ans. Frida Kahlo
Q.17. The two films, Disney’s John Carter and Pixar’s Brave are dedicated to which business legend?
Ans. Steve Jobs
Q.18. Which company manufactures ‘Appy Fizz’?
Ans. Parle Agro
Q.19. This is a Print ad for which beverage?
Ans. Rooh Afza
Q.20. A _______ EFFECT is a term used to denote bias shown by customers for certain products due to favourable experience of other products from the same manufacturer. What term?
Ans. Halo Effect