Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2014 – Vizag – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2014 – Vizag – Preliminary Round Questions



Gitam Inst. Of Technology – Premchand and Vamsi Krishna


GMRIT – Abhinash and Venkat Ratnam

Preliminary Round:

1.Which company makes Nexus 4 and Nexus 5 mobile phones for Google?


2. This restaurant chain is created by Sayaji Group, which has a live single grill on all tables?

A. Barbeque Nation

3. Kaya skincare clinic, Livon, Setwet and Parachute are brands of ?

A. Marico

4. What logo is inspired from this Pecten shell?


A. Royal Dutch Shell logo

5. What did Yusuf Hameid start the Chemical and industrial Pharmaceutical laboratories of India?


6. “Engineers ki Choice” is the tagline of ?

A. Ultratech cement

7. Allianz has partnered in India with which giant for insurance business?

A. Bajaj

8. Identify?

Rajeev Bajaj

A. Rajeev Bajaj

9. Which Indian group’s tagline is “RISE” and it is their guiding philosophy now?

A. Mahindra

10. Started by Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal is this online giant in India, which calls itself India’s favorite online mall?

A. Snapdeal

11. This is the sole supplier of knives to the Swiss Army. Its name is  a portmanteau of the name of the mother of the founder and the French word for iron oxide?

A. Victorinox

12. Identify the personality. He is the founder of CCD.

A. V.G.Siddhartha

13. This car brand was named after the Roman god of agriculture and was the code name of a “revolutionary new, small-car project” designed by Alex Muir in 1982?

A. Saturn

14. Nike co-founder Phil Knight said” You can’t explain much in 60 seconds, but when you show _________  ________, you don’t have to”?

A. Michael Jordan

15. A proper noun in Oxford English dictionary, which meant a aquatic motorbike this is also a registered trademark of Kawasaki motors?

A. Jetski

16. Identify the logo?

Titan Company Logo

A. Titan

17. In Japan they are called kieretsu. It  is also the name of a rock consisting of individual clasts within a finer-grained matrix that have become cemented together and roll together. Which word used to denote large companies?

A. Conglomerate

18. This company organizes the largets painting competition in world in which 48 million children participated?

A. Camlin

19. Who bought Washington post?

A. Jeff Bezos

20. Advertisement. Identify the brand?

A. Thums Up


Questions contributed by Soubhagya Jena.

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Vizag – External Track Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Vizag – External Track Questions


Vizag Steel 1, Vizag Steel 2, Vizag Steel 3, Vizag Steel 4, HPCL and NTPC



1) Which country initiated to standardize the service tax in 1994 which is at 5%?


2) What is the of the theory in political science and media studies that postulates that the development of the popular 24-hour international television news channel, had a major impact on the conduct of states’ foreign policy?

CNN Effect

3) Heckler & Koch is a German company and FN Herstal and often referred to as Fabrique Nationale of Belgium are the top two producers of which Item in this world ?

Guns/fire arms manufacturers

4) A decision-making technique used in business to determine the true cost difference between alternatives?

Incremental Analysis

5) What in financial terms known as “instead of purchasing all fruits in markets we just purchase a fruit salad”?

Mutual Funds

6) What is a virtual investor called an allegory created by investor Benjamin Graham?

Mr Market


1) Whose label?

Suzanne Roshan

Sussanne Roshan


Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart

3) Identify?



4) What is special about this document?

US Patent first

First US Patent issued

5) Identify logo?

Smith and Wesson

Smith and Wesson

6) Which company’s BPO wing?




1) Tata Investment Corporation (TIC) is a non-banking financial company; the company is primarily involved in investing in long-term investments such as equity shares and equity-related securities, what was its earlier name?

The Investment Corporation of India

2) First considered this great economist and academician, he was the 2nd Ceo of TCS?

Nani Palkhiwala

3)   This is a joint venture company promoted by Tata Steel, SKW Stahl Metallurgie AG (Germany) and Tai Industries (Bhutan), it is involved in the production and marketing of de-sulphurising compounds?

Jamipol [Jamshedpur Injection Powder]

4)  It was called the Hoogovens tournament until 1999?

Tata Steel Chess Tournament















1) Name a type of auction where bidders bid for boxes or envelopes containing various items, usually on the hope that the items will be humorous, interesting, or valuable?

Mystery Auction

2) Alupuram Extrusions is a furniture unit of which company?


3) Nexus Venture Partners and which venture capital fund recently invested in Bigshowbazar.com?




Vizag Steel : J Rahul and AGK Murthy


Vizag Steel : Sudhanshu Choudhary and Bira Sudhakar

– Review by Mr. Bira Sudhakar from Vizag Steel

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Vizag – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Vizag – Preliminary Round Questions




Vizag Steel : J Rahul and AGK Murthy


Vizag Steel : Sudhanshu Choudhary and Bira Sudhakar


Preliminary Round:

1) Who has become the brand ambassador for Mahindra and Mahindra Tractors?

Mahesh Babu

2) Which Scotch whisky brand have launched a new cinema and advertising campaign entitled ‘Live with Chivalry’?

Chivas Regal

3) Louis moved from Frankfurt to London to sell a Prussian blue colour, which was made using his own formula, by 1790 was selling nineteen different pigments as well as Black Lead, Sulphur, Sealing Wax and Mustard. Which led to the formation of which company?

Berger Paints

4) Tiruvellore Thattai (1899–1974) was a founding member of the first Governing Body of NCAER, the National Council of Applied Economic Research in New Delhi, India’s first independent economic policy institute established in 1956, graduated from Madras Christian College (MCC), he was a visiting professor to the department of economics at MCC. He resigned from the position twice. He was popularly known as TTK. He was also a member of drafting committee, an entrepreneur and congress leader. Expand ‘K’ in TTK?


5) “Being Human” is non-profit charitable organization, an NGO started by which Bollywood superstar?

Salman Khan

6) Which company pioneered refrigerant Freon?


7) The Jnanpith Award was instituted in 1961 by the publishers of which newspaper?

Times of India

8) Which is Asia’s biggest plastic company?


9) Value of a car is $650, buy a better car?

Henry Ford

10) Which was the first Indian bank to open an international branch in London?

Bank of India

11) In budget speeches mention of Varuna and which goddess frequently appear?


12) Identify the AD?


Bacardi – Champions drink responsibly campaign.

13) Identify the logo?


Citreon – Double Chevron logo

14) Founded on March 14 1888 by Kandathil Varghese Mappillai and as a joint stock publishing company it became the first joint stock publishing company of Republic of India?

Malayala Manorama

15) Identify the author?

Philip A Fisher

Philip A Fisher

16) The die-hard fans who, disillusioned by the reality that the footlong sub they regularly feast on is only 11-inches long, have filed lawsuits claiming the sandwich giant has cheated its customers of millions of dollars worth of dough?


17) “The Grey Lady” is a nickname of which publishing giant?

The New York Times

18) KS Energy Drinks are from which group?


19) Identify the AD?



20) Identify the one being conferred the award?

Priya Paul

Priya Paul


– Review by Mr. Sudhakar of Vizag Steel.