Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Delhi – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Delhi – Preliminary Round Questions

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q1) Which Apple product slated to be released soon, has the tagline- ‘Our most personal device yet’?

Ans) Apple Watch

Q2) Sun rays- Famous ship. There’s a distinct ‘+’ sign on the ship. Which Indian group owns the ship?

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Ans) Essar

Q3) Starfleet- Fictional organization in which TV/film franchise that comprises a fictional universe and an entity knowns as the “United Federation of Planets” (The Federation)?

Ans) Star Trek  

Q4) What brand of shoes launched in 1996 owned by Mirza International?

Ans) Red Tape

Q5) Who in India owns the Indian franchise for this?

2

Ans) Sushmita Sen

Q6)In 2015, Union Budget what scheme announced by the Finance Minister in the honour of former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee?

Ans) Pension

Q7) Which Asian city was adjudged the most expensive city in the world during March ’15 as per the Economist Intelligence Unit?

Ans) Singapore

Q8)ID these 2 ad characters, eponymous with an ad campaign considered one of the worst ads in 2013-14.

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Ans) Ramesh and Suresh

Q9) Which sports star joined Forbes 2014 Billionaire list at No. 1741?

Ans)—Michael Jordan  

Q10) Which legend was known as “Zeus of Wall Street” and also the “Pope of Wall Street”?

Ans) JP Morgan

Q11) Audio oscillator device from 1939 for the Walt Disney film ‘Fantasia’. Which company made this and started its great technology journey with it?

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Ans) HP

Q12) Which specialized vehicle got its name from “something that pulls” , or from Latin for ‘pulled’ in the form of a verb, in the late 18th century?

Ans) Tractor

Q13)Which franchise restaurant chain operates in Australia with the brand name – ‘Hungry Jack’s’ ?

Ans) Burger King

Q14) Identify the brand from this lady.

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Ans) Liril

Q15)Which famous brand of soft drink concentrate is owned by Ahd’bad based Pioma Industries?

Ans) Rasna

Q16) Which state in India (from North East) us targeting that by end of this year – to be a completely organic farming State?

Ans) Sikkim

Q17) What venture was started by Captain Nair named after his wife?

6

Ans) Leela

Q18) Which brand entered India in 1895 with the name ‘Royal Disinfectant Soap’?

Ans) Lifebuoy

Q19)Identify the brand from this advertisement campaign.

7

Ans)Xiaomi

Q20)Which Indian drugmaker acquired the opiates business of GSK in Australia?

Ans) Sun Pharma

Questions contributed by Subhodeep Jash!

 

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chandigarh – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chandigarh – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • Punjab Univ – Shantanu Sharma and Aditya Bhaskar
  • RUNNER UP :
  • Army Inst. of Law – Yash and Manik Gupta

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1.  This is a kind of ownership interest that is created as a direct result of hard work by the owner(s). It is the preferred mode of building equity for cash-strapped entrepreneurs in their start-up ventures. What is the term used for such share awarded to the owner for their effort ?

Ans. SWEAT equity

Q.2.  Identify the campaign.

maggi

Ans. Maggi

Q.3. Which company was founded by Ranbir and Gurbax Singh? Name of this company was derived from the founders’ names

Ans. Ranbaxy

Q.4. Which Hong Kong headquartered airline has loyalty program called ‘Marco Polo Club’?

Ans. Cathy Pacific

Q.5. Identify the personality.

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Ans. David Oglivy, obsession with advertising

Q.6. This magazine was founded in 1883 in New York, whose motto was “While there’s Life, there’s hope.” It was bought by TIME magazine in 1936. Its online version was launched on March 31, 2009 and closed on 2012. Identify which magazine it is?

Ans. Life

Q.7. Identify the personality.

nirmala

Ans. Nirmala Sitaraman

Q.8. Whose venture is this?

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Ans. Kumar Sangakara and Jaywardhana

Q.9. Old Spice is brand of which company?

Ans. P&G

Q.10. Identify the brand.

puma

Ans. Puma

Q.11. Question on Barcelona city

Q.12. Petroliam Nasional Berhad, is company of which country?

Ans. Malaysia

Q.13. Jan Koum is the CEO of this company which has been acquired by Facebook recently?

Ans. Whats app

Q.14. Aniruddha Bahal worked as a journalist and editor for India Today and Outlook. In 1999, he along with Tarun Tejpal  co-founded Tehelka. Later he founded online media company named after a reptile?

Ans. CobraPost

Q.15. Which social networking service with a strong music emphasis, is owned by Specific Media LLC and Justin Timberlake?   It was founded by Chris DeWolfe and Tom Anderson and was launched in July 2003.

Ans. MySpace

Q.16. Identify the campaign.

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Ans. Royal Enfield campaign

Q.17. This is the central bank of which nation?

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Ans. Sweden bank logo

Q.18. Which company has introduced the first Seat Belt?

Ans. Volvo

Q.19. Identify the brand ?

vistara

Ans. Vistara

 Contributed by Hitesh Kamboj and Virendra Mathur

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Jalandhar – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Jalandhar – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER:
    Lovely University
     – Chandra Bhushan and Ravi Kumar Rai
  • RUNNER UP:
    NIT Jalandhar
     – Sujit JP and Sandeep K

Preliminary Round Questions:

  1. Bigboss of MasterCard. Who is he?

    1

Ans. Ajay Banga

  1. Which company has launched this chewing gum? (Hint: Company launched its biscuit then aata and now chewing gum)

    2

Ans. ITC

  1. Which mass media company operates bookmyshow.com, firstpost.com and homeshop18.com?

Ans. Network 18

  1. From the world of Aditya Birla Group,which textile manufacturer brand is the world’s largest producer of viscose rayon fiber?

Ans. Grasim

  1. Which bank is this? (Hint-created by an act of parliament to provide credit and other financial facilities for the development of the fledgling Indian industry. It is the only subsidiary of RBI)

    3

Ans. IDBI

  1. Name of the brand endorsed by Shah Rukh Khan.

    4

Ans. Tata Tea

  1. Ringgit is the currency of which federal constitutional monarchy in South East Asia.

Ans. Malaysia

  1. Which Swedish multinational corporation has planned self-driven cars set “To Roll” in 2017?

Ans. Volvo

  1. Company was registered on 19 May 1894 under the Indian Companies Act, with its office in Anarkali Bazaar, Lahore by several leaders of Swadeshi movement and now has headquarters in Delhi. (Hint: It’s a bank)

Ans. Punjab National Bank

  1. Which Indian telecom major has tied up with United Nations Children’s Fund to give free access to applications such as eduTrac, mTrac and U-report with improved connectivity?

Ans. Airtel

  1. Which company launched this phone?

    5

Ans. Amazon

  1. Srichakra tyres are owned by which company? It is a 2 wheeler manufacturer in India. (Hint: Krishnamachari Srikkanth used to endore that company)

Ans. TVS

  1. This record label was launched in 2000. It had artists from India and Pakistan.

    6

Ans. Daler Mehandi

  1. Which e-commerce company was the recharge partner of film Bhaag Milha Bhaag?

Ans. Freecharge

  1. The term was popularized by Alex Faickney Osborn in the 1953 book Applied Imagination. Osborn claimed that it was more effective than individuals working alone in generating ideas, although more recent research has questioned this conclusion.

Ans. Brainstorming

  1. Advertisement on Aadhar Card.
  2. Star Alliance formed in 1997 has tagline – ‘The Way the Earth Connects’. Which industry is it related to?

Ans. Airlines

  1. Which soccer club is owned by Sourav Ganguly?

Ans. Atlético de Kolkata

  1. Mascot of which company?

    7

Ans. Xiaomi

  1. Amul ad for?

    8

Ans. Julian Assange

 

Questions contributed by Rakshit Sood!

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Jammu – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Jammu – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • MIET – Ankur Mahajan and Sanjay Kumar
  • RUNNER UP :
  • Central University Jammu – Bhavik U. and Ankur Sharma 

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. What is marketed as “Bigger Than Bigger”?

Ans: Iphone 6 Plus

Q.2. What specific to Jammu can be found on the back of Rs.5 coin?

jammu

 

Ans: Vaishno Devi

Q.3. What started as “Google Circles” ?

Ans: Google Plus

Q.4. How many pice constituted Re.1 when anna system was used ?

Ans: 64

Q.5. Which Corporate Group is owned by Ruia’s?

Ans: Essar

Q.6. Which magazine is owned by Raheja’s?

Ans: Outlook

Q.7. Which Film industry is known as “Sandalwood”?

Ans: Kannada

Q.8. Apple launched which tagline with below photo?

think different

Ans: Think Different

Q.9. Which major company owns Touchstone Pictures?

Ans: Walt Disney

Q.10. Which major technology company first thought about launching tablet computers 10 years ago but dropped the idea as being immature?

Ans: Microsoft

Q.11. Which company launched “Sach” branded toothpaste?

Ans: Future Group

Q.12. Which soaps and detergent company was launched by Karsan Bhai Patel ?

Ans: Nirma

Q.13. Which famous poet and lyricist sits on the board of Jet Airways ?

Ans: Jawed Akhtar

Q.14. In 1936 ten cement companies belonging to Tatas, Khataus, Killick, Nixon and F E Dinshaw groups merged to form which single entity ?

Ans: ACC

Q.15. South Korea’s former President Lee Myung-bak was also the CEO of which major Automobile Company?

Ans: Hyundai

Q.16. Who is this ?

richard

Ans: Richard Branson

Q.17.  Identify.

satyam

Ans: Satyam Scam

Q.18. Who is this man?

GD Birla
Ans: GD Birla

Q.19. Who runs HARPO magazine ?

Ans: Oprah Winfrey

Q.20. Which antiseptic item gets its name from its component ‘boric acid’, the astringent and sunscreen ‘zinc oxide’, and the emollient ‘lanolin’?

Ans: Boroline

Contributed by Ankur Mahajan

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Mumbai – Preliminary Round Questions

     Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Mumbai – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER : DJ Sanghvi – Mohit and Snehasish Panda
  • RUNNER UP : KJ Somaiya – Gaurav Dutta and Trimurti Gupta

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. ICANN sold the costliest domain name which was the “.app”. Which company bought it in March 2015?

A. Google

2. Identify.

1

A. Louis Vuitton

3. Identify the pain balm company.

2

 A. Amrutanjan

4. Identify the logo of the company which published Harry Potter.

3

A. Bloomsbury

5. Lira is the currency of which country?

A. Turkey

6. Which International airline has a tradition of calling its airhostess as “Flying Ladies”, “Golden Girl”, “Sleeping Beauty”, “Pancake Queen”?

A. Virgin Airlines

7. Which car from Nissan stable launched in 1966 as Datsun 1000 and called as Sentra in US and Tsuru in Mexico means “Cherry and Bright” in English ?

A. Sunny

8. Logo of which company?

4

A. Tinder

9. Ajit Jain in 1996 joined which company to revive National Indemnity Company?

A. Berkshire Hathaway

10. Owned by the Mid Day Publications Ltd, which Joint venture between BBC and New media works , what operates on 95 in Ahmedabad ?

A. Radio One

11. Who is the shirt sponsor of West Indies Cricket Team?

A. Yepme

12. In March 2015 which famous businessmen was honoured with a Doctorate of Automotive Engineering by the Clemson University ?

A. Ratan Tata

13. Jack Cohen began selling surplus groceries from a stall in the East End of London in 1919. The first brand sold by the company was a tea packet made by a partner of the tea firm, Thomas Edward Stockwell. Which company is it?

A. Tesco

14. Identify the chewing gum brand.

5

A. Mentos

15. Which company’s tagline translates into “Advancement through technology”?

A. Audi (Vorsprung durch Technik)

16. Deori is a temple in the Tamar village, Ranchi. This is a deity which is an incarnation of Goddess Durga. This deity was chosen as the name of a famous sports management company started by Arun Pandey in 2007 . Which company?

A. Rhiti Sports

17. Identify the name of the US President after whom this tobacco brand is named.

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A. George Washington

18. What exchange rate is adopted so that an identical good in different countries has same price when expressed?

A. Purchasing power parity(PPP)

19. The history of this magazine began when Edward K. Thompson, the retired editor of Life magazine, was asked by the, S. Dillon Ripley, to produce a magazine.

A. Smithsonian

20. When Internoth corp took over Houston Natural Gas Company in 1985. They wanted to change the name and combine two words “On & Enter”. Which company is this?

A. Enron

 

Questions contributed by Viraj Morabia.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • Christ University- Himadri Banerjee and Vishnu
  • RUNNER UP : 
  • RV College of Engineering- Shreyas and Sudeep

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. This brand is owned by which Wimbeldon Champion?

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  Answer: Venus William

Q.2. This is the print advertisement by which soap brand? (Hint: You eat what you touch)

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Answer: Lifebuoy

Q.3. ‘Infinitum Nihil’ meaning ‘Nothing is forever’ is the production company of X. It is run by his sister Christi Dembrowski. X founded the company in 2004. It was earlier known as ‘JD Infinitum’. Who is X?

Answer: Johnny Depp

Q.4. Howard the Duck is a fictional character in which Comics universe?

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Answer: Marvel Universe

Q.5. Private life insurance company Tata AIA Life has entered into a bancassurance partnership with which bank to offer its products through the bank channel?

Answer: Citibank

Q.6. Which fashion and fabric retailer group owns ColourPlus Fashions, Silver Spark Apparel, JK Helene Curtis Ltd., EverBlue, Celebrations?

Answer: Raymond

Q.7. Which social networking website offers credit?

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Answer: Facebook

Q.8. Enzo Ferrari was born in X, a city and municipality on the south side of the Po Valley, in Italy. It is also known as “the capital of engines”. One of Ferrari’s cars was named after the town itself. What is X?

Answer: Modena

Q.9. Established in 1930s, it was formally incorporated in the city of Bangalore, Karnataka. In 2002, an equity stake was purchased by the Dutch ING Group.  This merger marks the first between an Indian bank and a foreign bank. Which bank is being talked about here?

Answer: Vysya Bank

Q.10. Vodafone has launched Games and Apps services in India.  Via this portal, consumers will gain access to well-known apps and games like Where’s My Water?, Where’s My Mickey?, Where’s My Perry?, Toy Story : Smash It!, Brave, Chennai Express’  and many more. This service is powered by in collaboration with which company?

Answer: Disney

Q.11. Which better sound company chairman and the primary stockholder donated the majority of the firm’s shares to Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as it was his alma mater?

Answer: Bose

Q.12. Which confectionary brand partnered with Japan’s postal service, to create a post card like product sold at the post office that could be mailed to students as edible good luck charm?

Answer: Kit Kat

Q.13.  Identify the person, who is also called as ‘Steve Jobs of the East’.

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Answer: Lei Jun

Q.14. Question on Ola Cabs.

Q.15. The term began to appear in the American press in the early 1940s, describing the largest of aerial bombs: single bombs capable of destroying a city block, also known as “cookies” during the firebombing of Hamburg. The entertainment industry uses this slang referring to a particularly successful play. What term?

Answer: Blockbuster

Q.16.  It is a biennial event held in Bangalore. It has participation from 29 countries with 570 companies (274 overseas + 296 domestic). Mr. Modi is be the second Prime Minister to inaugurate the event after H. D. Deve Gowda in 1996. What event?

Answer: Aero India

Q.17. Which company’s name originates  from the Sanskrit word  meaning “limitless expanse”?  Phee Teik Yeoh is the CEO of the company.

Answer: Vistara Airlines

Q.18. This is the description of ? The crest features the Bangalore Palace coloured in white in order to symbolize “victory”  from when the Wodeyars won the palace back. The pride, resilience, and pride of the people of Bengaluru is represented by a picture of a blue Gandaberunda – a mythical two headed bird that is said to possess magical might – in the middle of the crest. The use of the Gandaberunda is from the coat of arms for the state of Karnataka and is the symbol of the state.  (Hint: Parth Jindal is its Managing Director)

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Answer: Bangalore FC logo 

Q.19. Google Doodle for?

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Answer: Alessandro Volta

Q.20. Name the ad agency whose client was Subaru.

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Answer: Weiden Kennedy

Questions contributed by Vaishnavi Rao.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Coimbatore – Preliminary Round Questions

       Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Coimbatore – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER : PSGCAS – Renga SB and Surya Narayanan
  • RUNNER UP : CIT – Rahul and Kaushik

 

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. Started as Jidosha Seizo  Kabushiki Industries, which automobile company gets its name from Nippon Sangyo?

A. Nissan

2. This fashion label was launched in 1991. Which one?

1

A. Armani Exchange

3. Started in July 8, 1889, which newspaper has sections like Marketplace, Money & Investing, Mansion ?

A. Wall Street Journal

4. Stilton, Ricotta, Parmesan, Feta, Gouda are different types of what?

A. Cheese

5. Currently, If it is ‘Atiur Rahman’ for Bangladesh, ‘Ashraf Wathra’ for Pakistan and ‘Mark Carney’ for The United Kingdom. Who is it in India?

A. Raghuram Rajan

6. Ad for?

2

A. Harley Davidson

7. Logo of?

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A. Karur Vysya Bank

8. Sold for $35.6 million in 2010, which is the most expensive domain name of all time?

A. Insurance.com

 9. In GAAP,if GA stands for Generally Accepted what does AP stand for?

A. Accounting Principles

10.This soccer league team is owned by Den Networks. Which city?

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A. Delhi Dynamos FC

11. Which cement company owns these brands?

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A. India Cements

12. Smart Series 7000 is a Bluetooth-enabled toothbrush by which brand?

A. Oral-B

13. Which watch manufacturer began in 1917 in the small Swiss town of Lengnau when the three brothers Fritz, Ernst, and Werner Schlup opened the Schlup & Co. clockwork factory?

A. Rado

14. Exclusively.com is a luxury fashion retailer. Which e-commerce portal acquired it?

A. Snapdeal

15. Which consultancy company’s logo is this?

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A. EY

16. Question on OLX and Bech de

17.  The XK-E (E-type) car ranked first in “100 most beautiful cars” of all time and also ranked number one on list of Top Sports Cars of the 1960s.Which car brand produced this car?

A. Jaguar

18. Identify the Businessman behind this initiative.

3

A. Bill Gates of Gates Foundation

19. Identify the company she heads.

4

A. TAFE

20. Subdivided into 100pul what is the currency of Afghanistan?

A. Afghani

Questions contributed by Vishnu Santhosh​ and Ms.Anuradha Pai​ Ma’am.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Kolkata – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Kolkata  – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • IIFT- Kunal and Viraj
  • RUNNER UP : 
  • IIM Calcutta- Deepak Thomas and Abhishek Sundar

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. This property is being sold off to fund Subroto Roy Sahara’s bail. Prince Alwaleed bin Talaland and a New York Sports agent are actively bidding for it. What is being talked about?

Answer: The New York Plaza

Q.2. Identify her famous painter father.

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Answer: Pablo Picasso

Q.3. Identify the logo.

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Answer: Random House

Q.4. This Japanese car derives its name from the Greek word “Ethos” which means spirit.

Answer- Etios

Q.5. Identify the logo. This firm owns the trademark BAT.com

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Answer- British American Tobacco

Q.6. Ashton Kutcher served as the Chief Product Designer for one of the products from this brand.

Answer- Lenovo

Q.7. Expand JIT.

Answer- Just In Time

Q.8. Identify the brand.

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Answer- Fevicol Fevi Kwik

Q.9. Which company has recently launched this App.

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Answer- Facebook

Q.10. Which media house was recently involved in a conflict with Star Group regarding the streaming of World Cup matches?

Answer- Doordarshan

Q.11. Identify the logo.

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Answer- BEML

Q.12. Identify the logo.

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Answer-PWC

Q.13. Identify the logo. This retail chain has the positioning “Helping you spend less”.

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Answer-Star Bazaar

Q.14. Identify the author.

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Answer- Janet Yellen

Q.15. He ran for presidential elections and also started Yellow Journalism. He was also the editor of National Lampoons. Who is he?

Answer- William Hearst

Q.16. This brand literally means a member of a travelling people group with dark skin and hair, traditionally living by itinerant trade and fortune telling.

Answer- Gypsy

Q.17. Name the brand which is also known as Hathiwala.

Answer- Boroline

Q.18. This airline is famous for having liveries of tabla, rangoli, peackock etc. It has the tagline “Simply Priceless”.

Answer- Air India Express

Q.19. Identify the face on the currency.

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Answer- Hans Christian Anderson

Q.20. This sports equipment manufacturer was once endorsed by Saurav Ganguly and Yuvraj SIngh.

Answer- SS

 

Questions contributed by Vishwajeet Singh.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chennai – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chennai  – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • IIT-M- Varun and Chandrashekhar
  • RUNNER UP : 
  • IIT-M- Bharath and Prateek

 

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q1. Who is the journalist who stepped down from NDTV to start a Multi Media Corportation?

Answer- Barkha Dutt

Q2. Name the group that owns: Parry Murray, Ambadi, Coromandal, Morgan, Sterling ?

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Answer- Murugappa Group

Q3. Which bank has launched ‘Pockets’, a venture of banking through Facebook?

Answer- ICICI Bank

Q4.  Panaya, is the investment by which company that had a new CEO in 2014?

Answer- Infosys

Q5. White diamonds is a perfume connected with which actress?

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Answer-Elizebeth Taylor

Q6.  Name the Internet broadband company associated with Reliance Industries? (Clue:3 WORD ANSWER)

Answer-Jio

Q7. First choice is a car sales venture of which automobile giant ?

Answer-Mahindra

Q8. “Brand Capital”  is associated with which media group ?

Answer- Bennett, Coleman and Company Limited (Times Group)

Q9.  “Pleasing people world over” is the tagline of which company? Here is its logo.

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Answer-Holiday Inn

Q10.  Raaj Kamal Films International is owned by whom ?

Answer- Kamal Hassan

Q11.  This is the currency of which country?

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Answer- Mauritius

Q12. Heathrow has been replaced by which airport as the world’s busiest airport?

Answer-Dubai International Airport

Q13. Identify the person? (Clue : He is named after another person called Pauling )

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Answer- Linus Torvalds

Q14. Along with Jagdish Bhagavati, who co-authored “Reforms and Economic transformation of India”?

Answer-Arvind Panagariya

Q15. Kotak Mahindra Bank is to acquire which bank ?

Answer- ING Vysya

Q16. What is the service by a software company initially given at free prices but later charged called ?

Answer- Freemium

Q17. “Witness an explosion or wipe the debris off your face”. What in the world of Movies is being referred to?

Answer- IMAX

Q18. Name the Global telecom sponsor of ICC WC 2015?

Answer- Reliance

Q19. Identify. ( Clue : Popular across TAMIL NADU )

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Answer- Narasu’s Coffee

Q20.  What started as Adventnet Inc in 1996? (Clue : 4 Letter Answer )

Answer- ZOHO

 

Questions contributed by Samyuktha Raman, Jitendra Gaglani and Saiprasath Janarthanan.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Nagpur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Nagpur  – Preliminary Round Questions

 

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. Which game was popularly known as Lexico ?

A. Scrabble

2. Currency of which country?

1

 

A. Seychelles

3. This product is owned by P&G which was created by Dr. Joshua ___ .The basic ingredients of the product included castor oil, liniment, ‘dead shot’ vermifuge which was used as popular remedy for cough. Id it?

A. Vicks

4. _______ is a free open source, cross-platform email, news, and chat client developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

A. Thunderbird

5. Campaign by which company against the beheading?

2

A. Amnesty International

6. (Hint : One of the TVS bikes) Which software framework for real-time collaborative editing online was originally developed by Google. It initially started as Google Wave.

A. Apache wave

7. What was founded in 1937 by Gangabisenji Agrawal, as a retail sweets and namkeen shop in Bikaner, Rajasthan ?

A. Haldirams

8. Swiss Leaks revealed names of account holders and their balances for the year 2006-07 among which there are 1,195 Indian clients which was covered by the Indian Express Newspaper. Which bank is associated with this?

A. HSBC

9. ID the company started by this person.

3

A. Dabur

10. Which famous football player has the most number of Facebook followers ?

A. Cristiano Ronaldo

11. ID the bank (Hint: Previously Part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group)

4

A. NatWest

12. It is defined as ‘Any note, stock, treasury stock, bond, debenture, certificate of interest or participation in any profit-sharing agreement.’ It is derived from Old French or Latin words which mean ‘free from care’. What is it?

A. Securities

13. Which famous e-commerce company started its journey by selling the book “Leaving Microsoft To Change The World ”?

A. Flipkart

14. ID the logo of Non-Profit Organization (Hint: Main partner of famous football club)

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A. Qatar Foundation

15. Polytetrafluoroethylene made by DuPont is commonly known as?

A. Teflon

16. Andorra consumes it on an average of 900g (2lb) (per capita). USA is the largest producer and consumer and is banned in Singapore. What is it?

A. Chewing Gum

17. ID the company (Hint: Company of K K Modi Group)

6

A. Godfrey Philips

18. Carat, Cut, Color and Clarity are the international standards of which commodity?

A. Diamond

19. ID the person associated with this item.

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A. Shilpa Shetty

20. Which TATA brand has the tagline “ Endless Possibilities” ?

A. Westside

 

Contributed by Uday Kaushik and Tarun Muvvala of Quiz Pro Co. (Quizzing club of VNIT).