Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Kolkata– Regional Round Questions
- WINNER: Capgemini : Rabi Shankar Saha and Abhishek Chakraborthy
- RUNNER UP: TCS : Sudip Kalyan Dey and Abhishek Das
Regional Round Questions:
Q.1. In the world of software, what is Fuzzing?
Ans. It is a software testing technique, often automated or semi-automated, that involves providing invalid, unexpected, or random data to the inputs of a computer program.
[ Colin Needham is the founder.
Junie Hoang : Hoang v. Amazon.com, Inc. et al. is a lawsuit brought by Junie Hoang (is a Vietnamese-American actress) in October 2011 against IMDb.com and its parent company Amazon.com for revealing her true date of birth, which she said opened her up to age discrimination.
Thomas Bayes : IMDB ( Internet Movie Database) uses a formula for calculating and comparing the ratings of films by its users, including their Top Rated 250 Titles which is claimed to give “a true Bayesian estimate” . The Bayesian formula was used to calculate a weighted average score for the Top 250.]
Q.3. Sher Shah Suri gave us gold coins Mohur , silver coins called Rupiya, and copper coins called what?
Q.4. Analytical question.
[COLONEL SANDERS, SINGAPORE AIRLINES, PEUGEOT]
Q.5. These are a celebration of English Classics, it’s called English Classics reinvented. Whose initiative?
Ans. St. James’ Court’s hotel (Taj Group) of London. The ‘English Classics, Reinvented’ series gives literary classics a new lease of life as Taj partners with contemporary British artists to create a selection of limited edition covers for UK’s best loved tales.
Q.6. In 1901 , Marius Hogrefe started the guarding company København Frederiksberg Nattevagt in Denmark. Name it.
Ans. G4S (Group 4 Securicor)
Q.7. What was once described by its inventor as a “ cross between a Concorde and a railgun and an air hockey table”?
Q.8. Identify the logo.
Q.9. Which employee of the Red Cross said “ I found out that the inside and outside of an ambulance is as good a place to draw as any”?
Ans. Walt Disney
Q.10. Identify the country.
Q.11. Analytical question
[BLUE STAR, PUMA, CHEVROLET]
Q.12. Name the Parent company?
Ans. GM (General Motors)
Q.13. Connect the following.
Ans. Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited
[1.Video of BHEL product advertising.
2. Partial logo of BHEL
3. Logo of BIM (Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Tiruchirappalli): BIM has pioneered the concept of a business school with an industry linkage through its symbiotic relationship with BHEL since its inception in 1984. BIM conducts a number of Executive Development Programs for BHEL in the areas of Corporate Finance, Marketing and Organizational Behavior. Students also take-up various projects offered by BHEL in different functional areas of management. The college is consistently ranked among the top 20 Business Schools of the country ever since its inception]
Q.14. When Hyder Ali conqured the kingdom Nayaks he continued the Vijaynagar coinage system, he added his name in the back of the and din’t tamper with the front. Which couple were on the front of the coin in those days?
Ans. Shiva- Parvati
Q.15. The best selling book written about whom?
Ans. Muhammad Ali
Q.16. These mandarins are named after a great queen. Name her.
Ans. Cleopetra of Egypt.
Q.17. Who is this gentleman from the world of Tata’s? He heads the extremely important company. His name is Harit Nagpal.
Ans. Tata Sky
Q.18. The evolution of logo of which great company?
Q.19. Analytical Question
[KELLOGS, POLAROID, MITTAL]
Q.20. Name the Person.
Ans. Seth Godin
Q.21. Connect the following :
Ans. IndusInd Bank
[1.The logo is based on this sculpture found in Indus valley.
2. Boman Irani and Farhan Akhtar are the brand ambassador of Indusind Bank
3. Indusind (for sports) : CSR activities of the bank for sponsoring paraolympic teams from India.]
Q.22. The doodle is based on _____________.
Q.23. This was the letter written by a famous person to his employees which says “ Our war on poverty was successful in 1965. Specifically, we were $12,304,060 less poor at the end of the year” Which great man wrote this amazing lines for acquiring a couple of loss-making companies are war on poverty was successful in 1965?
Ans. Warren Buffet to Berkshire Hathaway employees.
Q.24. McCann Corporation in Japan recently hired AI CD as their creative director. What is special about AI CD?
Ans. It’s a Robot.
Questions contributed by Debasish Mandal of BHEL, Bhopal