Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2018 – Pune – Preliminary Round Questions
- WINNER : AFMC – Anirudh Anilkumar and Arnabh Sengupta
- RUNNER UP : SIMC – Vijaydeep Shukla and Stanny Davis
Preliminary Round Questions:
Q.1. Who wrote the words ‘Satisfaction Guaranteed’ on the first Walmart sign and said that they were the two most important words of his life?
Ans. Sam Walton
Q.2. What was accidentally invented by Roy Plunkett of Kinetic Chemicals in 1938 and later acquired by Dupont?
Q.3. Which MNC is behind Tez initiative in India?
Q.4. Which non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization was set up as Engineering and Iron Trades Association in 1885?
Q.5. Which group owns the tyre brand ‘CEAT’?
Ans. RPG Group
Q.6. The motto of which organization is “nullius in verba”, which is Latin for “Take nobody’s word for it”?
Ans. Royal Society of London
Q.7. Which Ludhiana-based company owns the brand Monte Carlo famous for woollen wear?
Ans. Nahar Group
Q.8. Who is best known for the Easter eggs made using precious metals and gemstones rather than mundane materials?
Ans. Peter Carl Faberge
Q.9. Which Grammy award winner owns the restaurant ‘Southern Hospitality’?
Ans. Justin Timberlake
Q.10. Shepton Dash, FernvilleLord Digby and Gambit are the names of the mascots of which brand?
Q.11. Which company was started as a shipping firm by Yataro Iwasaki in 1870?
Q.12. Which company was founded as the ‘Swallow Sidecar Company’ in 1922?
Q.13. Which FMCG giant owns the coffee brand BRU?
Ans. Hindustan Unilever
Q.14. Which company, founded by Ralph Roberts and Daniel Aaron in 1963, gets its name from the words ‘Communication’ and ‘Broadcast’?
Q.15. Which brand was advertised with the slogan “You will wonder where the Yellow went”?
Q.16. This is the logo of which foundation?
Ans. Biocon Foundation
Q.17. What are the 4 Ps of marketing –‘Product, Price, Promotion, Place’, collectively known as?
Ans. Marketing Mix
Q.18. Sameer Gehlaut, an IIT D graduate, is the founder and chairman of which online trading firm?
Q.19. Which state in India has positioned itself as ‘The Warmest Place on Earth’?
Ans. Jammu and Kashmir
Q.20. Identify this famous founder of a very famous magazine in the world.
Ans. Hugh Hefner