Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Trivandrum – Preliminary Round Questions
- WINNER: Tresreis Technologies : Jis Sebastian and Feny Joy
- RUNNER UP: Tata Consultancy Services : Gopalakrishnan and Unnikrishnan
Regional Round Questions:
Q.1. The initial name considered, Stag Party was already using by another company. With his wife Millie, and Sellers, he met to seek a new name, considering “Top Hat”, “Gentleman”, “Sir'”, “Satyr”, “Pan” and “Bachelor” before Sellers suggested “______”. What?
Q.2. First time Google doodle giving a tribute to a speech. Identify?
Ans. Nehru’s Historic ‘Tryst with Destiny’ Speech
Q.3. Analytical Quotient
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Ans. JBL ( Jet Airways, Blackburn Rovers, Levis)
Q.4. What was resulted out of wartime shortage of the color orange in the Jeans industry? First deployed by Levis.
Ans. Prinitng / Painting the logo
Ans. RK Laxman
(He designed the mascot of Asianpaints. Still from RK Laxman ki duniya, a comedy show, and video of Malgudi Days)
Q.6. Established in 1932, by late Vishnu Ramakrishna, his eldest son – Madhukar , further continued the legacy under the name “________ Gymnasium” in Bandra, Mumbai in 1962 and the brand has been rapidly growing since then. Today it has 80 years of rich experience in health and fitness industry. Identify?
Ans. Talwalkar Better Value Fitness
Q.7. Who owns this?
Q.8. It was the first radio countdown show of Indian film songs, and has been quoted as being the most popular radio program in India during its run. Identify?
Ans. Binaca Geetmala
Q.9. Analytical Quotient.
Q.10. High performance lab on wheels. Identify?
Ans. DeLorean DMC-12 featured in the Back to the Future movie trilogy, as the model of car made into a time machine.
Q.11. Irena Blok sought inspiration from the human symbol on restroom doors and modified the figure into a robot shape to create which logo?
Ans. Gulf News
Q.13. Analytical Quotient.
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Q.14. He bought a bankrupt oil mill at Chinchpokli in 1869 and converted it to a cotton mill, which he renamed Alexandra Mill. He sold the mill two years later for a profit. He set up another cotton mill at Nagpur in 1874, which he christened Empress Mill when Queen Victoria was proclaimed Empress of India on 1 January 1877.
Ans. Jamsetji Tata
Q.15. Creating waves in the educational sector. What did he found?
Ans. Byju’s app
(Oldspice logo, Oldspice ad, owned by P & G)
Q.17. Which type of beer is originated/ gets its name from Czech Republic?
Q.18. What was founded by him? Clue. His name is Paul Harris
Q.19. What is Veblen goods? Named after an US economist.
Ans. Types of material commodities for which the demand is proportional to its high price
Ans. Micromax ( Hugh Jackman is the global brand Ambasador, Rahul Sharma, founder)
Q.21. “Most toys are just a pain in the neck.”, Warren Buffet quoted this about what?
Ans. Yachts (When asked why he doesn’t own a yacht)
Q.22. Identify her husband?
Ans. Donald Trump
Q.23. World’s first non-hormone, non-steroidal oral contraceptive taken as a weekly pill.Clue: Launched in Trivandrum by Hindustan Latex.
Questions contributed by Arjun M