Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Guwahati– Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Guwahati – Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Serapis Infotainment : Kumar Shivam and Jyotish K
  • RUNNER UP: Guwahati High Court : Syed Rahman and Murshid Ali

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. What is Five finger strategy?
Ans. Shoplifting
Q.2. Connect: Image of Jack Dorsey, Odeo, Vine
Ans. Twitter
Q.3. Who was the first chief technology officer of SAP?
Ans. Vishal Sikka
Q.4. Image of Rajeev Suri. He is the CEO of
Ans. Nokia
Q.5. ‘Club Enerji’ is an offering from which Tata company?
Ans. Tata Power
Q.6. Anna Jarvis started this campaign and was so disturbed when the concept was made commercial. She tried to copy right the concept but ended up without success. It is one of the most popular days for dining out in US and England which concept are we talking?
Ans. Mother’s Day
Q.7. Identify the logo.
SwiftKey
Ans. Swiftkey
Q.8. It is a Kurta with half sleeves, buttoned up standing collar and fine net detailing on the shoulder seam.  Or, a full sleeved one with buttoned cuffs. Jade Blue, a Rs. 150-re clothing chain owned by Bipin Chauhan and his brother Jitendra, has trademarked rights for this attire. What was this trademark kurta?
Ans. Modi Jacket
Q.9. Whose ancestral house is known as Kennelworth first housed TIFR?
Ans. Homi J Bhabha
Q.10. Identify the logo.
Ans. Versace
Q.11. What is made by fermenting vinegar with hot peppers in a French oak barrel, which has 3 inches of salt on the top and is aged for three years untill all the sauce is diffused to the barrel?
Ans. Tobasco Sauce
Q.12. Which Tata brand has the LIMCA record for airing the longest commercial on the Indian television?
Ans. Tata Sky
Q.13. Connect

Ans. Playboy

Q.14. Connect
Ans. Neutrogena
Q.15. Which business group has bought the trade and assets of Amtek Aluminium Castings (Witham) Limited and King Automative Systems Limited (Amtek UK) from administrators PwC?
Ans. Liberty House Group
Q.16. With the government’s stress on breaking the 150 years of British tradition for financial years to range from April to March, which state became the first to adopt Jan-Dec Fiscal Year practice?
Ans. Madhya Pradesh
Q.17. Identify.
Ans. Hercule Poirot
Questions contributed by Kumar Shivam. He is the founder of Serapis Infotainment. 

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Bangalore – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Bangalore – Regional Round Questions

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. First designed to be used in the military and then taken up by civilians, this was originally made to be simple, durable and comfortable for soldiers to wear as brightly coloured tunics. What are we talking about?

Ans. Khaki Chinos

Q.2. Which company’s initial products were these?

Airbnb

Ans. Airbnb

Q.3. Who are the “Men of Steel” under Steve Coppell in India?

Ans. Jamshedpur FC

Q.4. Connect question on @ Symbol and Ray Tomlinson

Q.5. Identify the logo.

Ans. Internet and Mobile Association of India 

Q.6. If Adore and Civet were rejected, what name was chosen by Tata Motors?

Ans. Tiago

Q.7. Connect

Ans. Clarks

Q.8. This expression may refer to a time before the Reformation, when church taxes had too be paid from a cathedral in London and to a cathedral in Rome. Originally it referred to neglecting the tax in order to have money to pay the former tax. However, a more likely origin is that it may have simply arisen from the notion that both taxes were the same. What expression?

Ans. Rob Peter to Pay Paul

Q.9. Who is associated with this brand?

Ans. Vijay Amritraj

Q.10. In Sept 2014 Tim Cook announced the release of Apple Watch, marking the entry of the company into the industry. Even though Apple entered the field late, they did something, to highlight the fact that they were still ahead of their competing brands. What did Apple do to their display their superiority?

Ans. They mentioned Time as 10:11 as opposed to 10:10

Q.11. Connect question

Ans. Gulf Stream 

Q.12. When Naresh Goyal went to receive the first two airplanes ordered by Jet Airways, a certain gentleman who was invited to the ceremony advised him to either be the best or send the planes back. Who was this person?

Ans. JRD Tata

Q.13. What is the collective word for ferrets?

Ans. Business

Q.14. Why the number 350?

350.org

Ans. 350 is the safest amount of CO2 in the air

Q.15. What do IZH Motorcycles sell in India?

Ans. AK-47

Q.16. Who was the producer of Mughal-e-Azam?

Ans. Shapoorji Pallonji 

Q.17. The Palmgur and Fibre Marketing Co-operative Federation’s now defunct brand Palm Cola had once come with a TV commercial about 3 decades back. What makes this advertisement unique?

Ans. The only commercial featuring Rajnikant

Q.18. Connect

 Ans. Hidesign

Q.19. The governor of the state of Michigan Rick Snyder had signed a bill banning the company from selling its products directly to buyers online in the state. Which company?

Ans. Tesla

Bonus Question: 

Q.20. Why is there no Model E by Tesla?

 Ans. Because Ford has exclusive rights over the name Model E

Q.21. Creating Confidence since 1852. Which company is this, which rose to prominence in 1991, and contributed to a revolution?

Ans. Giesecke & Devrient (G&D)

Q.23. Which Kolkata based company would you associate these images with?

Ans. Brooke Bond

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. The ____ logo, which takes its form from rangoli art gracing frontyards in what seems like a distant past, was designed by Jayanth Jain and Mahendra Kumar, now part of a brand design studio called A Brand New Story. What are we talking about?

Ans. Bangalore Metro Logo

Q.2. OK Soda, is a brand by which company?

OK Coca Cola

Ans. Coca Cola

Q.3. Identify.

Bofors Scam Chitra Subramanium

Ans. Chitra Subramaniam

Q.4. Which company has patented the Fly Knit Bra?

Nike FlyKnit bra

Ans. Nike

Q.5. During the 1870s, a clerk from another company was appointed by James Gamble of P&G to solve a communications problem in his factory. He wanted to ship customer orders the same day he received them. This led to the invention of the teletype machine. Name the person who was hired.

Ans. Thomas Alva Edison

Q.6. From the world of London Cabs, what is LEVC?

LEVC London Electric Vehicle Company

Ans. London Electric Vehicle Company

Q.7. If +91 is the code for India. Then +871, +872, +873 are the codes for?

Ans. Maritime Ships

Q.8. The unobservable market force that helps the demand and supply of goods in a free market to reach equilibrium automatically is the ________. What is this Metaphor coined by Adam Smith.

Ans. Invisible Hand or Hand of God

Q.9. Which company offers positions like ‘Intergalactic Federation King Almighty and Commander of the Universe’, Jolly Good Fellow? Other interesting designations within the organisation include Dance Program Manager and Ergonomics Specialist.

Ans. Google

Q.10. Who does Bamboo ceiling refer to?

Ans. Asians

Q.11. What is the speciality of these spoons manufactured by a Hyderabad based company Bakeys?

Bakeys Edible Cutlery

Ans. Edible Spoons

Q.12. It is a company famous for its electronics and LED devices. It is based in Maharashtra and is run by Shree Sant Kripa Group of Companies. Which company is this?

Ans. Syska

Q.13. Question on Orville Gibson and patent on Mandolin 

Q.14. Question on Calibri font and Pakistan scandal

Q.15. The term  is believed to have been coined by the Greek physician Galen to refer to agents that benumb or deaden, causing loss of feeling or paralysis.  Galen listed mandrake root, altercus (eclata) seeds, and poppy juice (opium) as the chief examples. Which word?

Ans. Narcotic 

Q.16. Clutch Power test is associated with which childhood associated brand?

Ans. Lego

Q.17. Name this leading global information & measurement company, which provides market research, insights & data about what people watch, listen to & buy?

Nielsen Rating audience measurement

Ans. Nielsen 

Q.18. What is this painting titled “The Wagon of Fools’ associated with?

Tullip Mania

Ans. Tulip Mania

Q.19. Which outdoor recreational item was asked to be banned in Delhi by National Green Tribunal because it resulted in the death of 2 children?

Ans. Kite String

Q.20. With which cosmetics brand would you associate this?

Max Factor

Ans. Max Factor

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Cochin – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Cochin – Preliminary Round Questions

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Metronaut is the brand from which e-commerce giant?

Ans. Flipkart

Q.2. This is Willard Hotel, New York. Which word originated in the business parlance from meeting of businessmen there?

Ans. Lobbying

Q.3. What is unique about Calvin Klein perfume bottle called CK1?

Ans. First Unisex Perfume

Q.4. In China, the best is Dragon Well. In India, it is FTGFOP1. What are we talking about?

Ans. Tea

Q.5. Question on Museum of London with the map of London in the background.

Q.6.Question on a papermill in old Russia. It was named after another river in a nearby place.

Ans. Nokia

Q.7. Indian Ad on perfume oil in the 50’s from a dental giant?

Ans. Colgate

Q.8. Question on Jack Ma in transgender attire

Q.9. Who is the chairman of NITI Ayog?

Ans. Narendra Modi

Q.10. Identify.

Ans. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Q.11. What is Queen Bee Syndrome?

Ans.  It describes a woman in a position of authority who views or treats subordinates more critically if they are female.

Q.12. Narayan Prasad Subedi was born on August 4. He is associated with?

Ans. Patanjali

Q.13. Whose saga started with a takeover of a textile mill in US in 1964?

Ans. Warren Buffet

Q.14.  Question on Microsoft and Chevron

Q.15. Which Indian sports channel is moving to freechannel from paid one?

Ans. Starsports

Q.16. Priscilla Chan initiative have pumped money to which Ed Tech venture?

Ans. Byju’s Classes

Q.17. Boxes at the entry of US hotel in 19th century. This is the origin of what?

Ans. Tips

Q.18. Question on the fictional bank premises in Australia?

Ans. Gringots of Harry potter

Q.19. Question on a bank in Italy taking collatteral on a product made nearby?

Ans. Cheese

Q.20. Which SAARC country banned plastic recently?

Ans. Bangladesh

Cut off: 11

Questions contributed by Anil Raghavan