Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Mumbai – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2013 – Mumbai – Preliminary Round Questions

Results (Tata Track):

  • WINNER :

Tata Consultancy Services – Pravin Varma and Priyambad Pattanayak

  • RUNNER UP:

Tata Capital – Ashutosh Tyagi and Rohit Srinivasan

Results (External Track):

  • WINNER:

Viacom 18 – Siddharth and Pradeep Prabhu

  • RUNNER UP:

ING Vysya – Birma Ram and Samrat Mukherjee

PRELIMINARY ROUNDS:

Cut- off: Tata Track – 15; External Track – 18+ tie-breakers

Q.1 Peter Lynch said – “You should not invest in something you can’t illustrate with a __________”. Fill in the blank.

Ans: Crayon

Q.2 This singer made Instagram history by achieving 1 million likes. Who?

Ans: Justin Timberlake

Q.3 This group’s online magazine is ‘Yuva Desh’ while its rivals online TV channel is ‘Yuva TV’. Which two groups?

Ans: Congress and BJP

Q.4 A 1937 article in TIME magazine listed this person as the richest in the world with $500 million in jewels, $150 million in gold bars, among other things. Who?

Ans: Nizam of Hyderabad

Q.5 [Image] Image of a train with negative adjectives like nepotism, bribery written; tagline was John’s Co. This was a cartoon for which company?

Ans:  Dutch East India Company

Q.6 A 2011 study by Credit Suisse said that the largest number of family businesses are in this country – 65% of all listed companies in this country are family businesses. Which country?

Ans: India

Q.7 Company started by Adam D’Angelo and Charlie Cheever for in-depth knowledge on a particular topic. Which company?

Ans: Quora.com

Q.8 Companies like Walkwater Media, Imagica! are owned by this business personality. Who?

Ans: Manmohan Shetty

Q.9 Citigroup is the first American Bank to be given permission to open an office in which city?

Ans:  Baghdad

Q.10 Which business personality’s life is this movie based?

Howard Huhes

Ans: Howard Hughes

Q.11 He was an international commodities trader who later became a fugitive in Switzerland. He was the creator of the spot market for crude oil, and he became one of history’s most financially successful commodities traders. Who?

Ans: Marc Rich

Q.12 Quote from Thomas Alva Edison: “Every Branch of Human Knowledge can be taught with ______    ________”. Fill in the blanks.

Ans: Motion Pictures

Q.13 This soap was launched in India in 1946 to counter Hamam, today it is owned by Hindustan Unilever Name the soap.

Ans: Rexona

Q.14 This included 8 baloons, an elephant holding an umbrella next to a baby shower and priced at $2.80 at the party pieces website. What is this commemorating?

Ans: Birth of the Royal Baby i.e. Prince Williams and Kate Middleton’s son

Q.15 Tagline: Empowering Minds. Name the corporate house which is started an institute for Technology and Science.

Birla

Ans: Birla, BITS

Q.16 Quote – “If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it”. Who said these words?

Ans: Steve Jobs

Q.17 Connect the International Wrestling Federation and a brand founded in Biella, Italy in 1911.

Ans: FILA

Q.18 This was set-up in 1850 between Calcutta and Diamond Harbour by William Brooke O’Shaugenessy – a surgeon in the East India Company and Chemistry teacher at Calcutta Medical College. What?

Ans: First telegraph service in India.

Q.19 This brand was set up by Philip Young in 1932 and gets its name from ‘title holder’. Which brand?

Ans: Titleist.

Q.20 Image of Indian International Cricket team jersey was shown and question was who is the kit and apparel sponsor?Indian Cricket jersey

Ans: Nike

Q.21 In 1835 the Godrej Company manufactured surgical instruments like scalpels and stamped these three words on each of the implements. What were the words?

Ans: Made in India

Q.22 Which Indian giant is behind the initiative – Kisan Seva Kendra?

Ans: IOC

Q.23 Google plans to launch project Loon to make internet available everywhere. What will it use?

Ans: Hot Air Baloons

Q.24 This brand get its name from the Marathi word for ‘Of lemon’ that is “Limbu Cha”?

Ans: Limca

Q.25 [Image] Image of patent which was for Motor Wagen. Patent for which company?

Ans: Benz & Co or Karl Benz

Questions contributed by Mr. Francis Rodrigues.

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