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 – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Cochin – Regional Round Questions

Results:

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

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1.”People with cars are so lazy they don’t want to get out of them to eat  !” So in September 1921, Kirby opened the Pig Stand. Which first of its kind restaurant in America are we talking about?

Ans. Drive-in Restaurants.

Q.2. Which famous brand started its journey at 93 Bull Street, Birmingham in the 1830s?

cadbury

Ans. Cadbury

Q.3. Crack the formula.

analytical-question

Ans. HDFC

[ HINO, DAIHATSU, FITBIT, TATA INDICOM]

Q.4. Identify the brand.

speedo

Ans. Speedo

Q.5. Which brand gave a band the rights to use their name back in 1975 & is now owned by Orkla?

abba

Ans. Abba

[Abba Seafood AB with head offices in Gothenburg, Sweden is a company producing preserved fish products]

Q.6. Identify the brand.

ktm

Ans. KTM (Motor Bike)

Q.7. It was created in 1948 to provide ‘easy access to quality products of daily use, at prices less than market rates to soldiers , ex-servicemen and their families. What concept was this?

Ans. The Canteen Stores Department (CSD)

Q.8. Ogilvy & Mather India has conceptualised a TV commercial for which company’s new category of Biscuits?

Ans. Bournvita

Q.9. Crack the formula.

analyical-qyestion

Ans. IBM

[NISSAN, MIDDLESBROUGH, AMAZON ]

Q.10. Identify this CEO or the company.

wipro

Ans. Abid Ali Neemuchwala of Wipro Technologies.

Q.11. In 1982, the brand underwent a massive re-imaging phase with the help of Everest Brand Solutions when other brands also started using the term in their packaging. Which brand name was thus coined?

Ans. Parle-G

12. Connect

priyanka-chopra

Ans. Priyanka Chopra

[1. Seth Gordon , Director of Baywatch ( she is the part of the show in part-5] 2. logo of Purple Pebble, her production house 3.Produced this Bhojpuri movie 4. Trailer of Baywatch]

Q.13. Known internally as “ Money Penny”, after the assistant to James Bond’s boss (M), this virtual helper would work inside the company’s Messenger app & connect users to real people who could help them order products or book services.

Ans. Facebook

Q.14. Sheela Foam is looking to file IPO documents with SEBI & the company might look to launch the IPO before March 2017. Name its mattress brand in India.

Ans. Sleepwell

Q.15. In 1989, which company was asked to develop K9 Thunder by the South Korean Government?

samsung

Ans. Samsung

Q.16. Even today its elegant creations remain handmade by a small army of workers at the company’s headquarters in Gaydon, nestled on the edge of the idyllic Cotswolds region in the British countryside. Which brand are we talking about?

Ans. Aston Martin

Q.17. Identify the beer brand that he lent his name to?

heineken

Ans. Heineken [Gerard Adriaan Heineken (1841–1893)]

Q.18. Crack the formula.

analytical-question-jpg

Ans. IKEA

[ INTEL, STEVE WOZNIAK , XEROX, ATARI ]

Q.19. Joshua D Brown, 40, from Canton, Ohio, died in the accident on May 7th in Williston, Florida. Why was this in news?

Ans. First Tesla semi-autonomous car accident.

Q.20. Connect the following.

nissan

Ans. Nissan

 [1. Susan Singh Rajput, brand ambassador. 2. Current CEO Carlos Ghosn  3. Formerly marketed vehicles under the ‘Datsun’ brand name 4. Infinity symbol , also a brand from Nissan]

 Q.21. Which standardization “mark” came as per the Agricultural Produce (Grading & Marking) Act of 1937?

Ans. Agmark 

Questions contributed by Debasish Mandal of BHEL, Bhopal  

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 – Regional 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

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?

Ans. Playboy

Q.2. First time Google doodle giving a tribute to a speech. Identify?

google-doodle

Ans. Nehru’s Historic ‘Tryst with Destiny’ Speech

Q.3. Analytical Quotient

jet-airwaysblackburn-roverslevis

t-2                          c+2                                   v-2

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

Q.5. Connect.

rk-laxman

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?

bata

Ans. Bata

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.

Ans. KIA

Q.10. High performance lab on wheels. Identify?

delorean

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. Android

Q.12. Identify?

gulf-news

Ans. Gulf News

Q.13. Analytical Quotient.

pumaandroidffc

a-1                                        d-3                            l-2

Ans. MRF

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.

Who?

Ans. Jamsetji Tata

Q.15. Creating waves in the educational sector. What did he found?

byju

Ans. Byju’s app

Q.16. Connect?

old-spice

 

 

Ans. Oldspice

(Oldspice logo, Oldspice ad, owned by P & G)

Q.17. Which type of beer is originated/ gets its name from Czech Republic?

Ans. Pilsner

Q.18. What was founded by him? Clue. His name is Paul Harris

rotory

Ans. Rotory

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

Q.20. Connect

micromax

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?

donald-trump

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.

Ans. Saheli

Questions contributed by Arjun M

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 – Navi Mumbai – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Navi Mumbai– Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Kotak Mahindra Bank : Sai Karthik & Samrat Mukherjee
  • RUNNER UP: Ideaforge : Shubhankar G. and Piyush Divyajit

Regional Round Questions:

 Q.1. This man created huge mineral water brand. Who?

himalaya

Ans. Dadi Balsara

Q.2. Connect.

exide

Ans. Exide (Exide Life Insurance logo, CEO, Tagline)

Q.3. Whose streaming service is this? It’s a retail giant.

walmart

Ans. Walmart

Q.4. Luv is which low cost airline on NYSE?

Ans. South West Airlines

Q.5. It was founded in 1976 by Vijay Sankeshwar in Gadag, a small town in North Karnataka with a single truck. The company gradually expanded its services to Bengaluru, Belgaum and Hubli. It currently has a fleet of 4107 vehicles according to its website. What?

Ans. VRL

Q.6. Which famous brand is this, which is going for a rebranding?

bossini

Ans. Bossini

Q.7. Analytical Question. Hint: The answer is an IT giant.

analytical-question

Ans. EMC

Q.8. This great company’s fund known as 301 Inc. has invested in companies such as Kate Hill and Beyond Mist that are working on the next generation of vegan products.

Ans. General Mills

Q.9. From whom was Merind acquired by Wockhardt in 2002?

Ans. Tata

Q.10. In 1970s, London boutique owner Susie Faux coined the term Capsule wardrobe. What was it?

Ans. Clothing that doesn’t go out of fashion

Q.11. NNNow is a portal by which group?

arvind-mills

Ans. Arvind Mills

Q.12. Who is Fannie Mae’s little brother?

Ans. Freddie Mac

Q.13. Analytical question.

analytical-question-2

Ans. DEC

Q.14. Organisations thrive on this type of leadership. What?

books

Ans. Tribal

Q.15. Analytical question

analytical-question1

Ans. HCL

Q.16. What is it?

bill-gates

Ans. Conversion of sewage water into Potable Water

Q.17. Connect.

parle

Ans. Parle (Cuba brand, Priyanka Chopra, Dhishoom beverage, Bailey)

Q.18. JAMIPOL is a joint venture company promoted by SKW Stahi Metallurgy AG (Germany), Tai Industries (Bhutan) and who else?

Ans. Tata Steel

Q.19. NYSE: XOM. Which giant?

Ans. Exxon Mobil

Q.20. Which company is re-igniting interest in science with “Brain wave” and “Brain Start”?

Ans. Amar Chitra Katha

Q.21. Identify the logo.

auchan

Ans. Auchan

Q.22. In April, Mumbai based Pitie Group, the nationwide distributor for this company’s products had a distribution management with Apollo Pharmacy. It also has a marketing management with Kishore Biyani’s Future Retail Ltd. for selling products in 243 cities across India. The company has also investment ties with Reliance Retail to sell its products. Which company are we talking about?

Ans. Patanjali

Q.23. Connect.

fiat

Ans. FIAT

Questions contributed by Viraj Morabia

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Jamshedpur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Jamshedpur – Regional Round Questions

Results:

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

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Identify.

tata

Ans. Tata Management Trainning Centre

Q.2. 17 British provident associations joined together in 1947 to provide service known as British United Provident Association. What?

Ans. Max Bupa Insurance

Q.3. Question on CBS

Q.4. Identify this businessman turned politician.

vasant kumar

Ans. Vasant Kumar ( Vasant & Co.)

Q.5. Question on CNN

Q.6.Fabfurnish.com has been acquired by which business group?

Ans. Future Group

Q.7.What is India’s first nutrient water brand?

Ans. Tata Water Plus

Q.8. Identify the ad (which product)?

mountain dew

Ans. Mountain dew

Q.9.First operated by Economic conveyance company in 1847. The innovation was built by Adams & Co with a roof and a ladder. Commercial version of which icon?

Ans. Double Decker bus in London

Q.10. Identify the founder?

lady gaga

Ans. Lady Gaga

Q.11. Question on VIP

Q.12. It operates securelist.com and also owns a virus encyclopedia?

Ans. Kaspersky

Q.13. Identify this famous building?

tata hall

Ans. Tata Hall at the Harvard Business School

Q.14. Question on Big Basket

Q.15. Brand created by Rick Alden in 2003. He was on  a chairlift in Utah and wanted to close the music to receive a phone call and eventually developed this idea for the brand.

Ans. Skull Candy

Q.16.London based Ownfone used 3D printing technique to create World’s first what?

Ans. Braille phone (for blind)

Q.17. Question on HBO

Q.18. Identify this famous person.

verghese kurien

Ans. Verghese Kurien (photo taken at TATA Steel)

Q.19. Steensons jewellery, commissioned by a studio for sets in Ireland. It created which jewellery?

Ans. Game of Thrones jewellery

Q.20. Question on Edelweiss

Q.21.This country uses Linux based OS in 2002  that developed a calender chart which tells it is not 2014 but 103 years?

Ans. North Korea (uses its own calender since its birth)

Q.22.Identify the person

lulu

Ans. MA Yusuf Ali, Lulu Group

Q.23.Question on the logo of IMF

Questions contributed by Abhinav Bharat Jha

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 – Bhubaneshwar – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Bhubaneshwar – Regional Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: TCS : Abhikshit Das and Sudhamay Singh
  • RUNNER UP: Infosys : Saransh Mohapatra and Vivek Poddar 

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Tata Trusts has tied-up with MPEDA, under Ministry of Commerce and Industry, to support fishermen in better fishing practises, develop marketing linkages and improve the quality of seafood exports. What does MP in MPEDA stand for? EDA stand for Export Development Authority.

Ans. Marine Products

Q.2. This telecom major is promoting the open Network initiative. Who?

Ans. Airtel

Q.3. In retail parlance, what’s FOMNI?

Ans. Fake Omni 

Q.4. Connect.

myntra

Ans. Myntra 

Q.5. Gamesa is merging with which company to create one of the largest wind power businesses?

Ans. Siemens

Q.6. Which brand? What is its use?

levis

Ans. Levis. For keeping watches.

Q.7. Identify.

amazon-web-services

Ans. Amazon Web Services

Q.8. Analytical Thinking.

bsa

Ans. BSA

Q.9. Question on Sydney Finkelstein’s book Superbosses.

sydney-finkelstein

Q.10. This is Charles Lazarus. He founded which famous toy company?

toysrus

Ans. Toys R Us

Q.11. How do we better know Cavallino Rampante?

Ans. Ferrari Horse

Q.12. Identify.

air-odisha

Ans. Air Odisha

Q.13. In 1902, when he sailed to America, the press dubbed him ‘the JP Morgan of the East Indies’. Who?

Ans. JN Tata

Q.14. Identify.

dailymail

Ans. Daily mail

Q.15. Achai Bakeri branched out into manufacturing in 1988 by borrowing $1,500 from his father. Today his brand, in which he owns close to a 75% stake with family, is the world’s biggest producer of air coolers. Name it.

Ans. Symphony

Q.16. Analytical thinking.

sbi

Ans. SBI

Q.17. Analytical Question.

bse

Ans. BSE

Q.18. He is the founder of?

orpat

Ans. Ajanta Group, Orpat

Q.19. Which Tata Group company is the presenting partner of the Invictus Games, which supports the rehabilitation of injured armed personnel?

Ans. Jaguar Land Rover

Q.20. Connect.

casio

Ans. Casio 

(Founder of Casio- Song from Roja -Edifice is a brand from Casio)

Q.21.Dick Brams, a St.Louis marketing manager, is widely known as the “father of the ____”, but this company officially credits the idea to an advertising executive named Bob Bernstein. The story goes that Bernstein developed _____based on an idea from Yolanda Fernandes de Cofino, salesman operator who created this menu. What are we talking about?

Ans. Happy Meal

Q.22. Founder of?

lenovo

Ans. Lenovo

Q.23. Question on Fun City owned by Landmark Group, featured in Dil Dhadakne Do movie.

landmark-group

Questions contributed by Rashmi Ranjan Swain, Dr. Pritam Pritiman Panda

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Coimbatore – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2016 – Coimbatore – Regional Round Questions

Results:

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

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Whats is femvertising?

Ans. Advertitsing that features pro female talent. messages, imagery

Q.2. Identify the logo.

Parag Foods

Ans. Parag Foods

Q.3. Rohini electricals was acquired by which Tata company?

Ans. Voltas

Q.4. Lateral  connect question on Vivo. (IPL + Video)

Q.5. Identify.

thomas tull

Ans. Thomas Tull of Legendary Pictures

Q.6. Question on Akai

Q.7. Quote by Upton Sinclair – “It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his ____ depends on his not understanding it.”

Ans. Salary

Q.8. This is Jitendra Virwani. Which real easte group did he create?

embassy group

Ans. Embassy group

Q.9. Question on Chivas Regal

Q.10. What was his fame last year?

taparia

Ans. India’s highest individual tax payer

Q.11. Sold company to Bank of America. Today is worth usd 2.5 triliion. What are we talking about?

Ans. Schwab

Q.12. What did Daniel Oran invent to help Microsoft?

Ans. Invented icon Windows Start Button

Q.13. Made by James Park and Eric Freidman in 2007. What?

Ans. Fitbit

Q.14. Question on Saavn

Q.15. Question on York Industries logo 

Q.16. It was founded by Srinivasa Gopalan and Mithun Sancheti in 2008.

Ans. Caratlane

Q.17. Which Taj hotel required clearance from union home ministry for armed force deployment. What was the reason?

Ans.Taj Santacruz, Due to proximity to airport

Q.18. Identify.

nitin noharia

Ans. Nitin Nohria

Q.19. Question on UPS

Q.20. What is kerning? Important in publishing industry.

Ans. Adjusting the spacing between characters in fonts

Questions contributed by Anuradha Prabhu Pai.