Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Lucknow – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Lucknow – Preliminary Round Questions

Results (Tata Track):

  • WINNER:

TCS – Debabratta Mallick and AK Kumar

  • RUNNER UP:

Tata Motors – Jasmeet Singh and Abhishek Dhaka

Results (Non Tata Track):

  • WINNER:

Travel Khana.com – Shivdas and Siddharth

  • RUNNER UP:

ITC – Dhruba Jyoti Chatterjee and Aman Oberoi

 

PRELIMINARY ROUNDS:

Q1. Who is behind the initiative “10000 Startups” in India?

NASSCOM

Q2. Which Bollywood actor started his career in a Military Censor office with a salary of Rs. 165?

Dev Anand

Q3. In 1744, the first mail order guarantee was started by whom in the USA?

Benjamin Franklin

Q4. What is the term for “one buyer and many sellers”?

Monopsony

Q5. Advertisement for whom with the tagline “Ride Your Way”?

Honda

Honda

Q6. Who has started “Project Sentum” in India to expand their market?

Schwarzkopf 

Q7. He is an ex-Chief Justice of Punjab, who is currently investigating the Walmart lobbying case. Who?

Mukul Mudgal

Q8. Which is the only bank that has latin as their language in their ATM machines?

Vatican Bank

Q9. What was started by Pestonjee Eduljee in Anand, Gujarat?

Polson

Q10. Advertisement with the line “Fusion of Rum & Coconut”. Which brand?

Malibu-rum-coco-2

Malibu

Q11. Which brand of comics was started by Deepak Chopra ?

Virgin Comics LLC

Q12. Who is been appointed as the “Pleasure Ambassador”  for HUL’s Magnum icecream?

Trisha

Q13. Which beer brand has recently changed their bottle design to one where it resembles a bow tie?

Budweiser

Q14. What was started in 1993 as the first IT training organization in India?

Aptech

Q15. Author? (Clue: This was written by an ex-Governor who was from Andhra Pradesh)

Y V Reddy

Y V Reddy

Q16. Who celebrates April 6th as the “Care4food” day?

Tupperware

Q17. Which business guru is the author of “The Self Destructive Habits of Good Company”?

Jagdish Seth

Q18. What are the luxury modern coaches by Indian Railways called?

 Anubhati

Q19. Named after the son of Phoebus/Helios, this is the a new offering from Volkswagen. What is the name?

Phaeton

Q20. Identify?

pia singh DLF

Pia Singh (DLF)

– Questions contributed by Siddharth Misra. He also happens to be the winners of this leg of Crucible (External Track). Many congratulations to Siddharth and his teammate!

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