Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Chennai – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Chennai– Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Wipro : Viraj Bake & Sai Bharath
  • RUNNER UP: The Hindu : Sriram Srinivasan & Ramanan

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Which well-known Tamilian is the author of the book ‘Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists: Unleashing the Power of Financial Markets to Create Wealth and Spread Opportunity’?

Ans. Raghuram Rajan

Q.2. The Amalgamations Group is well known for its tractors and farm equipment. Which legendary bookstore do they also own?

Ans. Higginbothams

Q.3. What?

disney

Ans.Disney

Q.4. Expand HORECA, as in the business segment if CA is catering?

Ans. Hotel & Restaurant & Catering

Q.5. “It is not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It is the customer who pays the wages.” Whose quote?

Ans. Henry Ford

Q.6. The 500-Euro note was nicknamed the ______, because it is known to exist but hard to find, has been slated to withdrawal for some time. What?

Ans. Bin Laden

Q.7. Identify.

mu-sigma

Ans. Dhiraj Rajaram

Q.8. Which company agreed to sell its rice export business, brands- Gold Seal Indus Valley and Rozana to Delhi based LT Foods Ltd that sells rice under Daawat brand?

Ans. HUL

Q.9. This newspaper group’s latest digital film aims to champion the cause of girl child education. The film is a part of the group’s ongoing ad campaign centered on the ‘Zidd Karo Duniya Badlo’ theme.

Ans. Dainik Bhaskar

Q.10. Identify.

hampshire-hotels-resorts

Ans. Sant Singh Chatwal, Hampshire Hotels & Resorts

Q.11. Strength of nature -African company was taken over by ?

Ans. Godrej

Q.12. Kota railway station received 50 goods coaches special order for what?

Ans. Latur district, Water

Q.13. Identify the logo.

grundfos

Ans. Grundfos

Q.14. This brand has moved into luxury by manufacturing Alberto ciaschini, with Swarovski crystals embedded?

Ans. Hidesign

Q.15. Identify.

facebook

Ans. Umang Bedi, Facebook India CEO

Q.16. Which company’s stake owned by HP enterprises was bought out?

Ans. Mphasis

Q.17. Aircel’s stake in 8 circles was bought out by?

Ans. Airtel

Q.18. Identify.

vgp-group

Ans. VGP Group

Q.19. Question on American Express origin and Wells Fargo

Q.20. Dell Inc.’s IT business was bought by?

Ans. NTT Data

Questions contributed by Jitendra Gaglani.

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Guwahati – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Guwahati– Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Guwahati High Court : Syed B. Rahman and Abdul Aman
  • RUNNER UP: ASEB : Arnav and Bhaskar

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. The HyperAdapt 1.0 shoes are special as it has Shoelaces that tie on its own. Which company makes it?

Ans. Nike

Q.2. Which Indian group owns 51% stake in Peugeot Motorcycles?

Ans. Mahindra & Mahindra

Q.3. DS Group launched this brand to capitalise on the fastest growing HBC (Hard—Boiled Candy) segment in the confectionery basket. The Value of this brand in January 2016 was close to Rs 100 crore.

Ans. Pulse Candy

Q.4. Identify.

ITC

Ans. YC Deveshwar

Q.5. Who was recently appointed the first chairman of Banks Board Bureau?

Ans. Vinod Rai

Q.6. Like Tata in India, Percassi is going to Starbucks’ partner in this country.

Ans. Italy

Q.7. Identify the logo.

olay

Ans. Olay 

Q.8. Chhattisgarh’s Directorate of Geology and Mining recently auctioned Baghmara mine. This is India’s first-ever auction of what?

Ans. Gold mine

Q.9. Which media company is acquiring 80 percent stake in India Today group’s loss making e-commerce and TV shopping entities Today Merchandise and Today Retail Network Pvt Ltd.?

Ans. Zee Media

Q.10. Identify.

tvs

Ans. Sudarshan Venu

Q.11. Which Indian media company acquired American cricket broadcaster Willow TV International?

Ans.  Times Internet

Q.12. It was in Florence that the wasp-shaped two wheeler was born, Enrico Piaggio having registered the patent in the Tuscan capital on April 23 1946. What?

Ans. Vespa

Q.13 Identify.

adani

Ans. Karan Adani

Q.14. It has been the parent of website Rotten Tomatoes since January 2010. It is a social movie site alllowing users to share movie ratings, discover new movies and meet others with similar movie tastes. The site is based in San Francisco, CA and was founded by Joe Greenstein in 2007. Name the site which itself was acquired in 2011 by Warner Bros.

Ans. Flixster

Q.15. Name the e-commerce website?

amazon

Ans. Amazon

Q.16. “Trinity pictures is to ____ what Marvel is to Disney,” says Ajit Thakur, CEO, Trinity Pictures.

Ans. Eros

Q.17. They say honesty is the best policy. And this brand’s latest mini series- The Lesson- teaches us just that, but with the perfect blend of excitement, thrill and eventually refreshment.

pepsi

Ans. Pepsi

Q.18. Acharya Balakrishna is the Managing Director of which business entity in India?

Ans. Patanjali

Q.19. Identify.

network-18

Ans. Homeshop 18, Sundeep Malhotra

Q.20. Identify the logo.

dunkin-donuts

Ans. Dunkin Donuts

Questions contributed by Shivam Kumar.

He is pursuing B.Tech from Guwahati University. He was the Tata Crucible Campus Quiz 2015 East Zone champion and National Finalist. Check out his knowledge initiative called Quizzing India. 

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Hyderabad – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Hyderabad– Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Sai Mitra Constructions : Naveen Kumar and Phani Mahesh
  • RUNNER UP: Novartis : Abhishek and K Rahman

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. ArcelorMittal along with Marcegaglia has acquired Ilva steel plant based in which country? Hint: Europe largest steel plant

Ans. Italy

Q.2. Name the online music streaming company which is based in Sweden and is also the competitor of Apple?

Ans. Spotify

Q.3. Identify.

prem-watsa

Ans. Prem Watsa

Q.4. Aditya Birla acquired which Hyderabad based super market chain to start More?

Ans. Trinethra

Q.5. What is the ticker symbol of Olympic Steel on NASDAQ?

Ans. Zeus

Q.6. Identify the iStockphoto founder?

bruce-livingstone

Ans. Bruce Livingstone

Q.7. It is formed in white in the sea due to the combined effects of the gravitational forces exerted by the Moon and the Sun and the rotation of the Earth. Name the P&G brand with the same name?

Ans. Tide

Q.8. Name India’s waterproofing solution which is mixed in cement. It was established in 1959 by George Lellington.

Ans. Snowcem

Q.9. Question on Caterpillar

Q.10. Logo of?

slack

Ans. Slack

Q.11. Logo of?

inmobi

Ans. Inmobi

Q.12. Question on Oracle which was sued by HP for $4billion

Q.13. Question on Google’s investment in wind farms in Norway

Q.14. Question on a payment service which is peer to peer in Thailand

Q.15.  Identify the logo.

spacex

Ans. Spacex

Q.16. Question on Grab Taxi Singapore

Q.17. Who is the author?

dlf

Ans. KP Singh

Q.18. This is a book about which company?

havells

Ans. Havells

Q.19. It was previously known as Apparel Arts. How do we know it now?

Ans. GQ

Q.20. In Sri Lanka, tea commodity is associated with which index?

Ans. James Taylor

Questions contributed by Gurram Keshava

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Pune – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Pune– Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: UBS : Rohan Harsh and Ashis Behera
  • RUNNER UP: TCS : Tamal Dutta and Joel DSouza

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Established in 1974, the founders wanted to register their firm on a Godess’s name but was not able to. Hence, they went for a name from Ramayana. Guess this financial group?

Ans. Shriram Group

Q.2. Question was on a new advertisement campaign on Silver Pearls. Who is the parent company of Silver Pearls?

Ans. Rajnigandha / DS Group

Q.3. Who is the owner of the private aircraft “Book of Souls” World Tour?

Ans. Iron Maiden

Q.4. This firm has started an initiative in Munich where they are moving over 1000 consultants for the IoT domain. Which company? (gave hints such as Greener Planet, etc.)

Ans. IBM

Q.5. Question on Piramal Group

Q.6. Their names are Punit L and Kulin L. They are the next gen leaders from which group?

arvind-mills

Ans. Lalbhai (Arvind Mills)

Q.7. This Chinese firm is in business of manufacturing data cards and network devices. It is now entering into data science by capturing end users data for advertising purpose. Name this firm.

Ans. Huawei

Q.8. Huron’s List has this person heading the Indian Philanthropy List of 2015. Who is it?

Ans. Azim Premji

Q.9. He passed away in 2016. He founded a Pune based company which is into manufacturing of electrical cables and equipment. Which company?

Ans. PP Chhabria of Finolex

Q.10. Sonam Kappor and Fawad (?) have endorsed a Pakistani Milk brand. Name the brand. – ??

Ans.Tarang

Q.11. Viacom18 is planning to start a new Hindi Movies channel. A similar English movies channel was named as Relationships. Guess the name of the Hindi channel?

Ans. Rishtey

Q.12. This is Robert Greifeld. He is heading a large stock exchange. Which?

nasdaq

Ans. NASDAQ

Q.13. Imperio is a new vehicle from which company?

Ans. Mahindra

Q.14. Question on Ringing Bells (Freedom 251)

Q.15. The name comes from Grisoft’s first product, “Anti-Virus Guard”, launched in 1992. Name it.

Ans. AVG Antivirus

Q.16. CPRL and McDonalds had a JV and it is currently under litigation. What is CP if RL stands for Restaurants Limited?

Ans. Connaught Place or Connaught Plaza

Q.17. Ananya _____ belongs to a business family. Whose daughter is she?

Ans. Kumarmangalam Birla

Q.18. He is the founder of?

oyo-rooms

Ans. OYO Rooms

Q.19. This state has attracted investment from Amway to setup its 3rd factory and first in India. Hint: The CM had publicized this investment during State elections.

Ans. Tamil Nadu

Q.20. The Kawasaki and Bajaj JV resulted in a hugely successful bike – X. Later, Bajaj launched CT-100 and then Boxer for the same model. What was X?

Ans. KB100

Questions contributed by Nikhil Motlag

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Capgemini: B. Chatterjee and Sethu Madhavan
  • RUNNER UP: Amazon: Ms. Krittika and Tanmay Prusty

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Which Businesswoman from Bangalore became the 2nd billionaire from India to be a part of the Giving Pledge?

Ans. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

Q.2. Which TVS owned company is famous for manufacturing hubs, shafts, pumps and assemblies?

Ans. Sundaram Fastners

Q.3. Phab2Pro phone was introduced by which company?

Ans. Lenovo

Q.4. It is a famous brand known associated with Taylor Swift’s perfume. Also known for introducing 8 hour cream. Which brand?

Ans. Elizabeth Arden

Q.5. This is the headquarters of which conglomerate?

itc

Ans. ITC

Q.6. Which brand recognised with Roald Dahl’s Chocolate Factory was acquired by Nestle?

Ans. Willy Wonka

Q.7. Which Indian FMCG brand is endorsed by wrestler Sushil Kumar?

Ans. Patanjali

Q.8. “Hazaaron khwaishein aisi, ke har khwaish pe dum nikle. Bohot nikle mere armaan, fir bhi kam nikle,” which Indian born businessman quoted Mirza Ghalib?

Ans. Satya Nadella

Q.9. His name is Marcel Knobil. What is he known for?

superbrands

Ans. Superbrands

Q.10. Edward Bernays, is considered to be the father of public relations. Which famous Austrian born neurologist is his uncle?

Ans. Sigmund Freud

Q.11. In the parlance of Marico, what does NSHO stand for?

Ans. Non Sticky Hair Oil

Q.12. Identify. There is also a management institute named after him.

sloan

Ans. Alfred P Sloan

Q.13. It is a fabric named after its place of origin in Iraq, Mosul. Which fabric?

Ans. Muslin

Q.14. “Information Overload” term was coined by him. He predicted the rise of internet and decline of nuclear families. He passed away in Jue 2016. Who?

Ans. Alvin Toffler

Q.15. It mainly deals in buying copyrights of old Hindi movies established by the Maroo brothers (Buddhichand, Atul & Raman) in collaboration with the Shethias. Which company?

Ans. Shemaroo

Q.16. He resigned recently after an illustrious career in an Asian company. Who or which company?

suzuki

Ans. Suzuki

Q.17. If Nutella and Neyyappam were rejected. What was selected?

Ans. Noughat

Q.18. S Anantharamakrishnan founded which company?

Ans. India Pistols

Q.19. Which company was established in 1954 with the aim of conducting research, development and manufacture of image intensifier tubes and associated high voltage power supply units for use in military, security and commercial systems?

Ans. BEL

Q.20. Identify the logo.

deccan-herald

Ans. Deccan Herald

Questions contributed by Vaishnavi Rao

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Chandigarh – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Chandigarh– Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Fresh Bite : Shantanu and Akul Tandon
  • RUNNER UP: Indian Oil : Vipin Austin and Deepak Taneja

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. It is a US global logistics and package delivery company which runs its own airline and air cargo service from Louisville, Kentucky. The airplanes carry the IATA call symbol : 5X. (Verbal hint given: They have BROWN coloured branding for their trucks)

Ans. UPS

Q.2. Lucas BOLS, which claims to be the world’s oldest Distillery brand in the world, had its first distillery setup in Amsterdam in 1575 as “The little shed”. It is credited to have given a special drink to the world, which one? Generic name/category of that drink required, not a specific brand.

Ans. Gin

Q.3. Identify this person

christine-lagarde

Ans. Christine Lagarde

Q.4. The love of Cigars this world famous personality had, was evident from the fact that he was the first person to have ever featured on a TV show with a cigar in his hand. Who?

Ans. Winston Churchill

Q.5. This is a very popular mobile quizzing game, created by Icelandic company Plain Vanilla Games. Name the app?

Ans. QuizUp

Q.6. This company registered itself as a brick building company, and its patent is about “Automatic Binding Bricks”, and has a connect with the childhood of almost each one of us. Which one?

Ans. Lego

Q.7. Which UK retail giant uses “St. Michael promise” as its commitment to quality.

marks-and-spencer

Ans. Marks and Spencer

Q.8. In the world on online gaming, if G stands for “Game”, what does RM stand for, in “RMG”?

Ans. Real Money Games

Q.9. “Everyone’s private driver”, is the tagline of which company?

Ans. Uber

Q.10. Identify the corporation from its logo?

food-corporation-of-india

Ans. Food Corporation of India

Q.11. This economic term was first developed by Simon Kuznets for a US Congress report in 1934. Its estimates are commonly used to determine the economic performance of a whole country or region, and to make international comparisons. Which term?

Ans. GDP

Q.12. This has been referred to as with various names throughout the world – like Frog, Navel, Bug, Tortoise and Little Flea. It was also featured in the animated movie Cars. What?

Ans. Volkswagen Beetle

Q.13. BBC issued this tweet on a particular occasion. Fill in the blank?

“Eve. Newton. ________. Three apples that changed the world”

Ans. Steve Jobs

Q.14. Identify this personality, which gained prominence in the world not by amassing wealth, but by giving it away!

melinda-gates

Ans. Melinda Gates

Q.15. This product was introduced by Glaxo in 1954 and remains popular to this day. What?

Ans. Complan

Q.16. Which company is known by the moniker of “Big blue”?

Ans. IBM

Q.17. This drink was first introduced in 1893 as “Brad’s drink”. What?

Ans. Pepsi

Q.18. Identify the logo?

lenskart

Ans. Lenskart

Q.19. What does the U in the NAIRU stand for? NAIR stands for “Non-accelerating inflation rate of _________”

Ans. Unemployment

Q.20. Interbank Card Association, was the initial name of which payment system?

Ans. Mastercard

Questions contributed by Aseem and Anish

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Cochin – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Cochin – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Malayala Manorama : Nitin Suresh and Arun Thomas
  • RUNNER UP:AMUL : Dennis Daniel and Krishna Seshadri

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Who were the sponsors of Indian contingent at Rio Olympics 2016?

Ans. Amul

Q.2. It is an Italian word for ice cream and is also a brand?

Ans. Gelato

Q.3. Rolls Royce has ended car making in 1973. Who manufactures it for them now?

Ans. BMW

Q.4. Edward C Johnson started which company in 1946 in finance sector?

Ans. Fidelity

Q.5. ‘write the new ‘ad featuring Sachin Tendulkar is assocated with which brand?

Ans. Rorito

Q.6. Name the finance daily from Hindustan Times?

Ans. Mint

Q.7. Air Asia placed an advertisement on the plane for which film/star?

Ans. Rajnikanth/Kabali

Q.8. Name the Japanese brand that acquired medical equipment brand recently?

Ans. Canon

Q.9. Identify.

ANZ

Ans. ANZ

Q.10. In 1976, which format originated in Yokohoma plant of Victor Company of Japan?

Ans. VHS

Q.11. Who is the Sanofi Chief who quit after 33 years?

Ans. Vijaya Mallya

Q.12. Nature Fresh is from which company?

Ans. Cargill

Q.13. GMR energy Ltd. divested part of stakes to which firm?

Ans. Adani

Q.14. With which brand would you associate the campaign’yeh hai ma ka pyar’?

Ans. Nivea

Q.15. Where is Kamarajar port located?

Ans. Ennore

Q.16. Which stock exchange is shortnamed ‘topix’?

Ans. Tokyo

Q.17. The Arabic word ‘qutun’ gave rise to which traded product?

Ans. Cotton

Q.18. Identify the logo.

Sunlife

Ans. Sunlife 

Q.19. Which travel aggregator has the campaign ‘go karde’?

Ans. Go Ibibo

Q.20. Which company was started in 1907 by Iwasaki?

Ans. Asahi

Questions contributed by Anil Raghavan

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Trivandrum – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Trivandrum – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Tresreis Technologies : Jis Sebastian and Feny Joy
  • RUNNER UP: Tata Consultancy Services : Gopalakrishnan and Unnikrishnan

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. During the 17th century, on behalf of the Dutch West India Company, Peter Stuyvesant, using both African slaves and white colonists, collaborated with the city government in the construction of a substantial fortification. It was an earthen wall on the northern boundary of the New Amsterdam settlement, perhaps to protect against English colonial encroachment.

Extremely popular in the business field. What am I talking about?

Ans. Wall Street

Q.2. This 1100cc automobile was launched in India in 1964. This iconic model is named for a 14th-century Rajput princess. Identify?

Ans. Premier Padmini

Q.3. National Geographic society was founded in 1888. Which famous inventor was a key member behind its founding? He served as the second president from 1898 to 1903.

Ans. Alexander Graham Bell

Q.4. Nanhi Kali is an NGO for Girl child Education that provides primary education to children. Which Indian group is behind it?

Clue: Extremely popular Indian group. They are in the field of IT, Tractors, Aviation, Automobile etc.

mahindra

Ans: Mahindra

Q.5. Launched in France in 1983 as ___. Known as Lynx in the United Kingdom. Which brand?

Ans. Axe

Q.6. It’s a bond, in the financial world that is the simplest, most standard version of that asset. It can be applied to specific categories of financial instruments such as options or bonds, but can also be applied to trading strategies or modes of thinking in economics. Named after an ice cream flavor. What?

Ans. Vanilla Bond

Q.7. Sneaker war is a book about the rivalry of two shoe companies. Identify both?

Ans. Adidas and Puma

Q.8. Identify author of this book? Clue: Very popular lady and known for her philanthropy.

sudha-murthy

Ans. Sudha Murty

Q.9. In the Hollywood movie Cast Away, Tom Hanks was the employee of which company?

Ans. Fedex

Q.10. Which global beverage brand owns the energy drink Gatorade?

Ans. Pepsico

Q.11. Airline business of Sahara was bought by which Airline?

Ans. Jet Airways

Q.12. Identify the logo?

piramal

Ans. Piramal Healthcare

Q.13. “The engineer’s choice” is the tagline of which cement company?

Ans. UltraTech Cement

Q.14. Mirage 2000 jet fighter is built by which French aviation company?

Ans. Dassault

Q.15. Expand LIBOR? Clue: It’s a rating

Ans. London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

Q.16. #staysmart is the hashtag used by which hotel group under Taj?

Ans. Taj Ginger

Q.17. Which French retail chain’s name means “crossroads” and “public square” in French?

Ans. Carrefour

Q.18. Paypass is a contactless technology lets you make everyday purchases quickly and safely with just a tap of your card. Which payment company is behind this service?

Ans. Master Card

Q.19. Which Indian media group owns Gaana.com?

Ans. Times of India

Q.20. Identify the logo?

trump-pence

Ans. Trump Pence

Questions contributed by Arjun M

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Jamshedpur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Jamshedpur – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: SAIL Ranchi : Srimanth Mallick and Sampad Mishra
  • RUNNER UP: Bokaro Steel : S.W.Kispotta and Anand Raj

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. X is a men’s ethnic wear brand founded by Entrepreneur Ravi Modi in 1999 under his company Vedant Fashions.

Ans. Manyavar

Q.2. The Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) .io is assigned to the?

Ans. British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT)

Q.3. AWS,offers a suite of cloud-computing services that make up an on-demand computing platform. These services operate from 13 geographical regions across the world. Notable customers include NASA the Obama Campaign Pinterest Kempinski Hotels, Netflix Infor and the CIA. Which e-commerce giant behind this.

Ans. Amazon

Q.4. Logo of?

dainik jagaran

Ans. Dainik Jagran

Q.5. Ogilvy & Mather worked with food technologists at McCormick, the spice company that provides X’s secret mix of 11 secret herbs and spices, to crate the nail polishes for X. The polish flavors are sourced from natural ingredients and based on the brand’s two favorite recipes, Original and Hot & Spicy.

Ans. KFC

Q.6. AJIO is an Indian e-commerce company in the fashion space, by which conglomerate?

Ans. Reliance

Q.7. Let there be chill!”, says X in its latest air-conditioner commercial. That it resembles the Biblical line ‘Let there be light’ is no coincidence. X’s brand new mascot is God, the conceptual and visual polar opposite of its famous mascot.

Ans. Onida ( Devil)

 Q.8. Founders of?

infosys

Ans. Infosys

Q.9. Saarthi Abhiyaan, X’s Truck and Bus Division has launched various initiatives to better the transport ecosystem.

Ans. Mahindra

Q.10. Co-founded by Raizada, Manish Rathi and Sachin Saxena in 2014, this app provides information through crowd-sourcing. Nandan Nilekani has invested an undisclosed amount in this. Hint : Shadow of asia’s largest e-commerce site in terms of transactions.

Ans. RailYatri

Q.11. Budweiser new campaign , replacing replacing the word Budweiser with “X”.

Ans. America

Q.12. Founder of ?

zoho

Ans. ZOHO Corporation

Q.13. X has unveiled a new campaign Bachat Ka Baadshah’, with a range of great value holiday package. This campaign introduces a character called Bachat Ka Baadshah, with quirky, humour to drive home the benefits of being a ‘Smart Saver’ or Bachat Ka Badshah. The month–long campaign incorporates a healthy mix of, outdoor radio & digital focus, across Mumbai, Delhi & Bangalore. The campaign is also being promoted aggressively on Social Media via Twitter and Facebook contests.

Ans. Thomas Cook

Q.14. Symbol of?

kosher

Ans. Kosher

Q.15. Logo of?

bombay dyeing

Ans. Bombay Dyeing

Q.16. Apple has invested in $1 billion in this Chinese giant. ( Chuxing meaning was explaned)

Ans. Didi Chuxing

Q.17. X bought 34 percent stake in Mitsubishi Motors Corp worth of $2.2 billion.

Ans. Nissan Motors.

Q.18. This retail giant introduced the first colored bath towels to America in 1932. X also introduced the tea bag and baked potato to American consumers

Ans. Macy’s

Q.19. Logo of?

aquafina

Ans. Aquafina

Q.20. A doughnut brand has been acquired by JAB holding company.

Ans. Krispy Kreme

Questions contributed by Anand Raj, Anand Bharat Jha

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Coimbatore – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Coimbatore – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Chennai Silks- Arul Sarvanan and Yogesh Pai
  • RUNNER UP: Brookefields – Ashwin B and Balasubramaniam

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. True blue is a joint venture between ___ and Arvind fashion brands?

Ans. Sachin Tendulkar

Q.2. Which brand launched its youth study that covers 11,000 youngsters from more than 50 cities across India? Aptly titled “__ Many Me project”, the in depth research was presented with much fanfare at __ youth marketing forum 2016. Which TV channel?

Ans. MTV

Q.3. This is Ambareesh Murty. He is the founder of which furniture related company?

pepperfry

Ans. Pepperfry

Q.4. Indi.com, is a social platform. Which bollywood actor is backing this initiative?

Ans. Anil Kapoor

Q.5. Toyota corp decided to stop production of its best seller MUV-Innova to pave way for the launch of the new generation Innova ___?

Ans. Crysta

Q.6. Le Travenues Technology Pvt Ltd. which runs ___.com , has rolled out a new app discovery platform that lets brands reach out to train travelers contextually and helps them discover apps and relevant deals?

Ans. Ixigo

Q.7. Google doodle celebrating a world event?

euro 2016

Ans.Euro 2016

Q.8. Famous TN born international personality was the first professor in residence and chief innovation consultant at GE. His books include Three Box Solution and Reverse Innovation. Who?

Ans. Vijay Govindarajan

Q.9. Company has got a tentative nod from the US Food and Drug Administration for the Generic version of Allergan Inc’s birth control pill Lo Loestrin FE. Which company is this if they are famous for candid B?

Ans. Glenmark 

Q.10. This car has launched a technology business the In motion venture which aims to create greener ways of making short journeys. Which car brand?

Ans.  Jaguar 

Q.11.Logo of?

goli vada pav

Ans. Goli Vada Pav

Q.12. MS recently launched a product to compete with IFTTT a tool that connects various apps. Whats it called?

Ans. Flow

Q.13. Which company acquired Indulekha and Vayodha from Mosons group in 2015?

Ans. HUL

Q.14. Launching a new social network and phone service in US and its all designed to make easier for everyday person to support their favorite cause. The social network is called TPO named after the peoples operator the charitable mobile phone sevice that’s existed in UK since 2012 allowing people to automatically donate 10% of their monthly phone bill to the charity of their choice. Whose initiative?

Ans. Jimmy Wales

Q.15. Logo of?

instagram

Ans. Instagram

Q.16. DBS launched India’s mobile only bank. Name it.

Ans. Digibank

Q.17. Kali aerated water works, a century old TN based pvt firm owns soft drinks brand such as Kalimark. It is more popular for its flagship brand?

Ans. Bovonto 

Q.18. Which company acquired a user generated content company Livefyre recently?

Ans. Adobe

Q.19. His first big project was Commodore Hotel, which he partnered with Hyatt to buy in 1976 for an undisclosed price and renamed it Grand Hyatt?

Ans. Donald Trump

Q.20. The sleep revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night At A Time” is a book by?

Ans. Ariana Huffington

Questions contributed by Anuradha Prabhu Pai