Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Tata Sky :Avijeet B and Kawaljeet Singh
  • RUNNER UP: SAIL, Bhilai Steel Plant :Sanjay S and Manoj Kumar Prasad

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Napoleon Hill’s book ‘Think and Grow Rich’ was inspired by which famous philanthropist ?

Napoleon Hill

Ans. Andrew Carnegie

Q.2. Which dish’s original recipe can be found in the a, Mānasollāsa, an early 12th-century Sanskrit text composed by the South Indian king Someshvara III?

Ans. Idly

Q.3. Which company’s name means Dry Writing in Greek?

Ans. Xerox 

Q.4. M&M has acquired the bike division of which company that used to make ammunitions?

Ans. BSA

Q.5. Logo of which airlines having logo of Cheddar tree?

Ans. Middle East Airlines

Q.6. Magic toy company makes toys for which company, loved by children?

Ans. Kinderjoy 

Q.7.One Plus mobile is owned by which company?

Ans. Oppo

Q.8. Mumbai Dabbawalas can be fined for Rs.25 for which only reason?

Ans. Not wearing Gandhi cap

Q.9. Joseph Addison invented this silent equipment inspired by silent bells of churches?

Ans. Dumbbell

Q.10. This is world first _____________. (Hint: Most probable location would be in India)

Ans. Vegetarian restaurant, Hiltl in Zurich, Switzerland 

Q.11. Who was the interim Finance Minister of India before the partition took place in 1947?

Ans. Liaquat Ali Khan

Q.12. George RR Martin bought the first ticket to which   annual event in 1964 San Diego, New York?

Ans. Comic Con

Q.13. Online Retailer YANDI’s  range of clothes “Bewitched” inspired by which series of books?

Ans. Harry Porter

Q.14. Identify the logo?

Ans. Uber

Q.15. Bangalore Football Club is owned by which steel company?

Ans. JSW

Q.16.Which car company has launced Swatch Car abhiyan?

Ans. Ola

Q.17. Who operates this banana stand, which gives away free bananas?

Ans. Amazon 

Q.18. Question on origin of word this word (Hint: Also the name of parliament of a country)

Ans. Diet

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: IIM Raipur: Jassojeet  and Suhash
  • RUNNER UP: NIT Raipur: Abhik Sarkar and Pratyush

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Which brand started by Mukesh Bansal along with Ashutosh Lawania decided to go online and app only in May 2016 and then reverted their decision?

Ans. Myntra

Q.2. This is Next bit Robin. What first is this?

Cloud storage

Ans. It is the Cloud-first phone where it utilizes cloud storage to store data. It has no phone memory.

Q.3. Which Tata company acquired Rawmet Industries in 2007?

Ans. Tata Steel

Q.4. Connect

Ans. Philips

Q.5. Which website for online shopping means ‘searching for treasure’ in Chinese?

Ans. Taobao

Q.6. Temasek Holdings Private Limited is a state-owned holding company that can be characterized as a national wealth fund owned by the Government of which country?

Ans. Singapore

Q.7. In 2004, TCS acquired a company from (NYSE: PNX). Name it.

Ans. Phoenix Global

Q.8. Connect-

Ans. VIP

Q.9. What brand currently owned by Starbucks, was founded in 1994 by Steve Smith along with his business partners Stephen Lee and Tom Mesher?

Ans. Tazo

Q.10. In 1890, Dr. Oscar Troplowitz bought Paul C’s Beiersdorf’s Hamburg-based laboratory. Troplowitz’s scientific advisor, the leading dermatologist Professor Paul Gerson Unna, told him about an innovative emulsifying agent called Eucerit ( the ancient Greek word for beautiful wax).

Together they developed the world’s first stable oil-and-water based cream that was suitable  for mass production in 1911 and called it ____.

Ans. Nivea

Q.11. Identify the logo.

Ans. EPF

Q.12. Grace is a special creation by Yes Bank. What is so special about it?

YES Bank

Ans. All Women Bank Branch

Q.13. Which Unilever soap brand was developed during World War II to clean the skin of burn victims?

Ans. Dove

Q.14. Question on the financial arm of Tanishq . Investment in Gold

Q.15. Drassington Ltd. is a subsidiary of this Tata Company? It recruits women with soft hands.

Ans. Tata Tea

Q.16. Connect question about Godrej.

Q.17. While enjoying with your family, pain doesn’t stand a chance!’. Which brand?

Ans. Volini

Q.18. NYT recently wrote ‘The Spanish Town that runs on X’ about Jun, a 3500-people town that communicates with the government and other public services via X. What is X?

Ans. Twitter

Bonus Question: In the world of twitter, what is ‘in case you missed it’ feature?

Ans. It is the collection of the popular tweets of people that you follow

Q.19. Which entity is behind this?

ICICI Bank

Ans. ICICI Bank

Bonus Question: ICICI Lombard is a joint venture with a company called Fairfax led by a person of Indian origin. He is known as Warren Buffett of Canada. What is his name?

Ans. Prem Watsa

Q.20. Urzza- The Liquid Charger is from this company. Which one?

Ans. Parle

Tie Breaker/ Bonus Question: Parle bought in 1969, something from an Italian businessman. Because he sold his business to them, the brand is named after him. Which brand?

Ans. Bisleri

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2017 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: IIM Raipur: Jassojeet  and Suhash
  • RUNNER UP: NIT Raipur: Abhik Sarkar and Pratyush

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Indian business executive who formerly served as the Co-CEO of Deutsche Bank from 2012 until 2015. Starting 2017, he is serving as president at Cantor Fitzgerald. He was a member of Deutsche Bank’s Management Board. Who?

Ans. Anshu Jain

Q.2. The Airline in association with Delhi Police recently launched ‘Akhiri Ahuti’, a social service under which the Gurgaon-based airline would ferry free of cost the bodies of Northeast residents who die in Delhi to their homes. Which Airline?

Ans. Indigo Airline

Q.3. Which company bought Duke’s in 1994 to enter India. Duke’s is  a brand that is steeped in Mumbai and was founded in 1889 by Dinshwaji Pandole.

Ans. Pepsi

Q.4. Id the Logo ?

Ans. Urban Ladder

Q.5. The company has a deal to sell its core internet business, which includes its digital advertising, email and media assets, to Verizon for USD 4.83 billion. It also change its name called Altaba. Which company?

Ans. Yahoo Changing its name to Altaba.

Q.6. Two word answer. It’s James bond Favorite. It’s first SUV, Stelvio, launched including two new engine options and three trim levels heading to the UK. Which company?

Ans. Alfa Romeo

Q.7. It is a British brand of hair styling products for men, endorsed by Kishore Kumar. Which brand?

Ans. Brylcreem

Q.8. Id the watch brand.

Ans. Breitling

Q.9. A new campaign,“Never Follow”, suggests aspiring athletes should not try to follow in the footsteps of famous footballer Paul Pogba. Whose campaign is this?

Ans. Adidas

Q.10. Question on P51 Ford Mustang

Q.11. ‘Brookside Chocolate’ was acquired by which chocolate making Company?

Ans. Hershey

Q.12. Id the Logo?

Ans. Longines

Q.13. Question on Apple to reduce tax in Ireland.

Q.14. Kishore Biyani-led Future Group’s food arm Future Consumer Enterprise today launched its brand oats. What is it called?

Ans. Kosh

Q.15. Question on “Eager to get you home” advertising campaign and the success story on health care.

Ans. Max Healthcare

Q.16. Founders of ?

Ans. Jabong

Q.17. IBM appointed him as managing director of its India business. Who?

Ans. Karan Bajwa

Q.18. In 1976, two brothers Mukund Lal Dua & Ramesh Kumar Dua dreamed to take their father’s footwear business. It was “to help people to ___”

Ans. Relaxo

Q.19. Id the Logo?

Ans. Expedia.com

Wild Card Round:

Q.1. Itihaasa is an app by Kris Gopalakrishnan about the history of Indian IT. Why is he important?

Ans. He is the executive vice chairman of Infosys

Q.2. Which individual is credited with creating the following currency- Galleon, Sickle and Knut?

Ans. J K Rowling

Q.3. Which entity operated its algorithm on PageRank system?

Ans. Google

Q.4. Which brand started with the objective of creating high quality oxides?

Ans. Exide

Q.5. Arvind Subramaniam is an Indian economist and chief economic advisor to the Government, took charge on 16th October 2014. Who did he succeed?

Ans. Raghuram Rajan

Q.6. Who is the current chairman of Tata Steel?

Ans. N Chandrasekaran

Questions contributed by Suman Kujur, NIT Raipur

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Bhilai Steel Plant- Sanjay S and Manoj Kumar Prasad
  • RUNNER UP:Bhilai Steel Plant- SPS Jaggi and Shekar

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Logo of?

brics logo

Ans. BRICS bank

Q.2. Identify.

hero

Ans. Brijmohan Lall Munjal

Q.3. This is Henry Luce. Which other magazine was founded by him?

Fortune

Ans. Fortune

Q.4. Identify.

CII

Ans. Naushad Forbes, President of CII

Q.5. What is Paris Syndrome?

Ans. It is a transient psychological disorder exhibited by some individuals when visiting or vacationing to Paris, as a result of extreme shock resulting from their finding out that Paris is not what they had expected it to be.

Q.6. What is ROWE?

Ans. Result only work environment

Q.7. Which country has a Tyre Graveyard.

tyre

Ans. Kuwait

Q.8. What is the name of Tata coffee instant coffee brand?

Ans. Grand

Q.9. K Veena Singh is the founder of which group?

naturals

Ans.Naturals

Q.10. Who restored golden paint on Humayuns tomb?

Ans. Tanishq

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Bhilai Steel Plant- Sanjay S and Manoj Kumar Prasad
  • RUNNER UP:Bhilai Steel Plant- SPS Jaggi and Shekar

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. The studio which signed Liz Taylor also paid for her wedding gown?

Ans. MGM

Q.2. Male attire inspired by red dress of the Lady Margaret Boat Club (1825), the rowing club of St. John’s College, Cambridge.?

Ans. Blazer

Q.3. Super selling product, being played by one hand cuffed, feet solving, fewest move, blind folded etc?

Ans. Rubik cube

Q.4. Identify.

Mumbai : RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan with his wife Radhika Puri Rajan during meet Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao and his wife Ch Vinodha at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai on Sunday. Photo Girish Srivastav/15.02.2015

Ans. Radhika Raghuram Rajan

Q.5. James Wilson presented India’s budget in 1869, also the founder of which famous publication?

Ans. Economist

Q.6. Ad line of which company- Nuts.Guts. Glory.

Ans. Micromax

Q.7. Founder of?

gold's gym

Ans. Gold’s Gym

Q.8. Roshni Nadar is associated with which company?

Ans. HCL

Q.9. Hans Wildrof Foundation owns which watch brand?

Ans. Rolex

Q.10. Luca Pacioli, gave which accounting method?

Ans. Double entry

Q.11. Ebrahim Rabari gave which term?

Ans. Rexit

Q.12. Which Indian company named after getting inspired from first moon landing?

Ans. Apollo Hospitals

Q.13. Identify.

ITC

Ans. Y.Deweshwar of ITC

Q.14. Fenway sports owns Red sox baseball and which other sports club?

Ans. Liverpool FC

Q.15. The name of copper coin derived from which Sanskrit name for small?

Ans. Aana

Q.16. Logo of?

heineken

Ans. Heinekien

Q.17. Owner of Vasanth mill, Coimbatore. Which finance minister?

Ans. Shanmugam Chetty

Q.18. It started in 1996, which Middle East tourist attraction?

Ans. Dubai Shopping Festival

Q.19. Cheil worldwide is owned by which asian company?

Ans. Samsung

Q.20. Logo of ?

vine

Ans. Vine

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Raipur– Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • NIT Raipur – Prasun Sinha and Vijay Sagar
  • RUNNER UP :
  • HNLU Raipur – Abhinav Raman and Kunal Bindra

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Who was the first chairman of TCS ?

Ans. JRD Tata

Q.2. Connect

Untitled

Ans. Samsonite

Q.3. Chester Greenwood of Farmington, Maine invented what in 1873, at the age of 15. He reportedly came up with the idea while ice skating, and had his grandmother sew tufts of fur between loops of wire.?

Ans. Earmuffs

Q.4. A question on Royal Enfield

Q.5. Question on Happy birthday to you song patented by Warner Bros.

Q.6. Connect

Untitled

Ans. Truecaller

Q.7. Connect

Untitled

Ans. Mercedes Benz

Q.8. Identify the company she heads?

q.8.

Ans. Mallika srinivasan of Tafe tractors

Q.9. Name the oldest bookstore in India.

Ans. Higgin Bothams

Q.10. Name the electronics company that manufactures them

10.

Ans. LG

Q.11. Question on Tetley.

Q.12. Name the restaurant chain started by them?

q.13.

Ans. Mainland China

Q.13. Company started by him?

q.14.

Ans. Haldirams

Q.14. Final question on Bhilai steel plant (Its founding blueprint and photograph)

Questions contributed by Sangeet Vijay Sagar

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • NIT Raipur – Prasun Sinha and Vijay Sagar
  • RUNNER UP :
  • HNLU Raipur – Abhinav Raman and Kunal Bindra

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Which entity had earlier its mascot named as SPEEDEE which looked like a chef? Hint: It today has the mascot named as Ronald
Ans. McDonalds

Q.2. Question on inventor of walkman who was given an award in UK.
Ans. Akio Morita

Q.3. In 1955 a list was made by Fortune’s editor which today is a very famous list. What?
Ans. Fortune 500

Q.4. Earlier launched as “Sunlight flakes”, a detergent soap . Today how do we know this product as? Hint: Its a beauty soap today which is endorsed by various well known Divas
Ans.LUX

Q.5. Which Padma Shri awardee worked with IIM Ahmedabad as chief systems programmer and Patni Computer Systems in Pune?
Ans. NRN Murthy

Q.6. Which e-commerce giant has started a magazine called JUICE? Hint: Think on the lines of fruit.
Ans. Jabong

Q.7. Who was the first Indian designer to be invited to IGEDO (the world’s largest garment fair) and the first Indian designer to open the Dubai Fashion Week?
Options: Ritu Beri; Wendell Rodricks; Amit Heri
Ans. Wendell Rodricks

Q.8. Who is the author of the books The Purple Cow and All Marketeers are Liars?
Ans. Seth Godin

Q.9. Which internet giant in collaboration with Railtel will provide WiFis across the stations in India?
Ans. Google

Q.10. Which is the Indian publishing company based in Kolkata that was founded in 1936 by D. Mehra at College Street in Calcutta?
Ans. Rupa & Co.

Q.11. Where in India would you find the headquarters of CDAC?
Ans. Pune

Q.12. Which Indian cosmetic giant has acquired kesh king, a Haryana based ayurvedic hair and scalp care producing company?
Ans. Emami

Q.13. Which Airline came up with an advertising called “Kobe v/s Messi: The selfie shootout”.
Ans. Turkish Airlines

Q.14.  A question on history of microwave being used for food

Q.15. Which Indian media group has the rights to send Indian contestants for the Miss Universe competiotion?
Ans. Times group (Femina)

Q.16. Identify him. He is the creator of Zynga.

18k3h4yatrseijpg
Ans. Mark Pincus

Q.17. Identify him. You cannot complete your MBA without reading his books.

Professor-Dr.-Philip-Kotler

Ans. Philip Kotler

Q.18. Name the paint company endorsed by Saif Ali khan here.

20101223030436_AP Play SYS Press 16-5x25-5cm blue
Ans. Asian Paints royale

Q.19. Whose logo?

dodge_2
Ans. Dodge

Questions contributed by Sangeet Vijay Sagar

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2015 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2015 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: BSP SAIL: Manoj Kumar Prasad and Sanjay Shamkuwar
  • RUNNER UP: BSP SAIL: Chandrashekar and Ramani

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1.In 1919, Frigidaire was acquired by which company founded by William C Durant was responsible for the development and production of the first electric refrigerator and the first room air conditioner.

Answer: General motors

Q. 2. Which logo comprises of a dual ‘B’ that hold the rays of the rising sun. (4-2-6)

 Answer: Bank of Baroda

Q. 3. A connect question on WOLVERINE

Q.4. Identify the logo of TV Channel?

      download

  Answer:  LIFE OK

 Q.5.  In order to keep up with the increasing demand for those new fangled  contraption, horseless camages, RansomE. Olds created the ____ in 1901. The new approach to putting together automobiles enabled him to more than quadruple his factory’s output from 425 cars in 1901 to 2,500 in 1902. What?

 Answer:  Assembly Line Production

Q.6. “Helping you spend less”, says which Tata brand? (4-4-6)

Answer: Tata Star Bazzar

Q.7. Kimble Goes Monaco is self-financed documentary of a lavish trip made by this businessman to the Monaco Grand Prix.

Answer: Kim Dotcom

Q. 8.   Connect .

          Untitled

Answer: Arrow Shirts

Q.9. This scion of the Bombay business family was once asked by his  English schoolmaster to tell his family name or business. It seems that the young boy got confused and blurted out something. Since then, that word became his surname forever. Nevertheless, he saw one great advantage in beating a different surname he did not have the burden of carrying the reputation of a big family industrial house. Name him.

Answer: Vijay Merchant

Q.10. This brand successfully hosted the inaugural ‘Mini Miglia’ in                              Scotland.

Answer: Jaguar

Q.11. Who or which company has applied for copy right of words “HOT &                   CRISPY”?

Answer KFC

Q. 12. This US agency and Japanese automaker Nissan got into a five-year partnership recently, introducing plans to build an autonomous vehicle system and preparations to apply the technology commercially. Which US agency? (4 letters)

Answer: NASA

Q.13. Identify

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Answer: Liu Chuanzhi of Lenovo

Q.14. The Landmark paper was published in the Harvard Business Review in 1960 and built around the question ‘What business are you in’. With a two-word title, the paper refers to firms or managers focusing on products rather than on the consumer. The second word is a medical term used to refer a refractive  defect. Name the Paper.

Answer: Marketing Myopia

Q.15. Connect

zodiac

Answer: Zodiac.

Q.16. The products were sold under the trade name ‘Rocket Goldwyin’, White House’, ‘Howrah Bridge’, ‘Amar Deep’, ‘Akhand Jyothi’, ‘Akhand Society’, ‘Marble Tough’, ‘Knight Royal’, ‘Divya Kamal’, ‘Commodore’, etc. Which company?

Answer : Swadeshi Mills

Q.17. Founders of?

download

Answer: Hard Rock Café

Questions contributed by Mohibbul Hussain.

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2015 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2015 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: BSP SAIL: Manoj Kumar Prasad and Sanjay Shamkuwar
  • RUNNER UP: BSP SAIL: Chandrashekar and Ramani

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. What is commonly used in presentations, to create movement and animated style.

Answer: Flash Animation

2.  ____________ was independently introduced at the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair by Ernest A. Hamwi, a Syrian concessionaire. Loved by children very much.

Answer: Ice Cream Cone

3. What was commonly known as “PAD” in India during the 1970’s/80’s.

Answer: Premier Padmini

4. Identify the airways. Now closed.

airways

Answer: Damania Airways

5. He founded the UEducation Pvt. Ltd., an online education company. Was the well known media baron. He exited the company he founded and in the process he also exited media and entertainment sector.

Answer: Ronnie Screwvala 

6. This means wide open spaces in Sanskrit. Which brand name are we talking about.

Answer: Vistara 

7. Their games were primarily developed for DOS systems, but they also developed games for Apple II, Commodore 64, NES, and PC-98 computers. What?

Answer: Mindcraft

8. This company has changed the rules about online marketing and has taken the world by storm.

Answer: Alibaba

9. What in internet terms does TIL stands for?

Answer: Today I Learnt

10.  X is an international company, limited by shares, owned by central banks, carries out its work through subcommittees, the secretariats it hosts and through an annual general meeting of all member. Name X?

Answer: Bank of International Settlements 

11. Question on Scotch tapes

12. _______ had a long history as a popular folk medicine among Nordic and Scottish fishermen. This was sufficient encouragement for the trawler owners of Hull to invest in the commercial production of this – essentially a by-product of the fishing industry.What are we talking about?

Answer: Seven Seas Cod Liver Oil

13. Question on Market research firm Nielsen

14. In 1876, three partners founded the company _________in Aachen. The company’s product was a laundry detergent based on sodium silicate, which they named Universal-Waschmittel. Contrary to all similar products, which at that time were sold loose, this heavy-duty detergent was marketed in handy packets. Name the brand now a world leader in Detergents? (Hint: German)

Answer: Henkel

15. Volkswagen owns this commercial bus manufacturing company. Recently launched its manufacturing in India?

Answer: Scania 

16. ______ was started by James Jannard in 1975 out of his garage with an initial investment of $300. The name “__________” came from Jim’s English Setter. Manufactures sports performance equipment and lifestyle pieces including sunglasses, sports visors, ski/snowboard goggles, watches, apparel, backpacks, shoes, optical frames, and other accessories. Most items are designed in house at their head office, but some countries hold exclusive designs relevant to their market. ____currently holds more than 600 patents for eyewear, materials, and performance gear.

Answer: Oakley

17. He is the founder of?

download

Answer: Nintendo

18. In finance, _______ is buying or creating an asset with the expectation of capital appreciation, dividends (profit), interest earnings, rents, or some combination of these return.

Answer: Investment

19. Which brand has its logo a mountain of this product?

Answer: Toblerone

20. Question on Sonalika.

Questions contributed by Mohibbul Hussain

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2014 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2014 – Raipur – Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: SAIL Bhilai Steel: Chandrashekar and Ramani
  • RUNNER UP: SAIL Bhilai Steel: Sanjay Shamkuwar & Manoj Kumar Prasad

Regional Round Questions:

1.Which Nobel Laureate joined the Indian Finance Department as Assistant Accountant Gentral in 1907?

Ans. Sir C.V.Raman

2. Identify the significance.

q.2.

Ans: Suez Canal

3. Connect:

 q.3.

Ans. GE (General Electric)

[1. GE completed the acquisition of the aviation business of Avio S.p.A., a leading, Italy-based provider of civil and military aviation components and systems. Avio’s aviation business has been renamed Avio Aero, a GE Aviation business.

2. GE slogan” Imagination at work”

3. BBC Olympics campaign: GE was the official partner of Olympics

4. Edison was the founder of GE.]

4.Which shoe brand’s identity is “Pookie the dog”?

Ans. Hush Puppies

5.What agricultural product from West Bengal was the first to be given GI (Geographical Indication) tag in 2004-05 by Indian Patents office?

Ans. Darjeeling Tea

 6. Identify.

q.6.

Ans. Hafeez Contractor

7. Connect

q.7.

Ans. RBI (Reserve Bank of India)

[1. Ms. Ela Bhatt, Director of Central Board of RBI

2. RBI was conceptualised as per the guidelines, working style and outlook presented by Ambedkar in his book. It was titled “The Problem of the Rupee- Its Origin and Its Solution” and presented to the Hilton Young Commission

3. Sculpture of Yakshini (Guardians of Treasure) : Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the Prime Minister, suggested that public buildings, many of which were large imposing structures, could be utilised to ‘encourage Indian artists to function in some way’ and sculptors, painters, designers, etc. could be asked to cooperate. It will encourage Indian artists and would be greatly welcomed. At the instance of J.R.D.Tata, the then Director of the Central Board, the views of Carl Khandalawalla, an eminent critic and connoisseur of art, were sought. It was he who suggested that the Bank could consider having figures of “Yaksha” and “Yakshini” on the two sides. The proposal of Shri Ram Kinkar Baij was accepted. The art form of the male ‘Yaksha’ was drawn from the statue of the ‘Parkham Yaksha’ in the Mathura museum and the art form of the female Yakshini was derived from “Bisnagar Yakshini” from the Calcutta Museum.

4. Reserve Bank of India Monetary Museum, is a numismatic museum, located in the city of Mumbai. ]

 8.  Which ancient learning centre isbeing revived in a jint effort by India, China, Japan & Singapore, under the mentorship of APJ Abdul Kalam & Amartya Sen?

Ans. Nalanda University

9. Which project did Chetan Raikar head to restore to its original glory?

Ans. TAJ MAHAL PALACE

10. Which Middle Eastern airline promotes itself in India as ‘A partner of jet Airways’?

Ans. Ethiad Airlines

11. Which company ownsGEICO,BNSF, Lubrizol, Dairy Queen, Fruit of the Loom, Helzberg Diamonds , NetJets and owns half of Heinz?

Ans. Berkshire Hathaway

12. Identify the brand.

q.12.

Ans. Allen Solly

13. Which company purchased one of YouTube’s largest content producers, Maker Studios for $500 million?

Ans. Disney

14. Connect

q.14.

 Ans. Rovio

[1. Juice Cubes is a match 3 puzzle video game developed by Pocket PlayLab and published by Rovio Stars

 2. Roivo was founded in 2003 by three students from Helsinki University of Technology (currently Aalto University School of Science)–Niklas Hed, Jarno Väkeväinen, and Kim Dikert–who first worked together to build a mobile game for a competition sponsored by Nokia and HP.

3. Video of Dreamworks logo: Rovio released its game, based on the Dreamworks animated film “The Croods”

4. Mikael Hed, the former CEO ]

15. Which CEO of an Indian Financial company was ranked as the most powerful business woman in India in Forbes list of “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women”?

Ans. Chanda Kochhar

16. Whose trading symbol is a car in the NYSE?

Ans. AVIS

17. Identify the company.

q.17.

Ans. Gold’s Gym

18. What began with the Buttonwood Agreement, signed by 24 brokers, on 17th May,1792?

Ans. NYSE

19. Identify him.

q.19.

Ans. Nari Hira of Magna Publishing Co. Ltd. that publishes magazines such as Stardust, Showtime, Savvy and Health.

20. Which company logo has vibrant earthy colours & has the sun rising over two circles?

Ans. Aditya Birla Group

21. The person’s name is Jamshed Rustom Desai. Which white goods company was founded by him?

q.21.

Ans. Kelvinator India

22. Connect:

q.22.

Ans. Pawan Hans

[1. Pawan Hans is a GOI undertaking company

2. Slogan of Pawan Hans

3. ONGC Commercial (Hum Aap ke Har Pal Me Shaamil Hain), Pawan Hans provide the helicopter service to ONGC offshore projects

4. Old logo of Pawan Hans]

Questions contributed by Debasish Mandal of BHEL, Bhopal