Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Jamshedpur – Preliminary Round Questions
- WINNER: Bokaro Steel : S. W. Kispotta and Anand Raj
- RUNNER UP: SAIL : Sudhanshu Sekhar Panda and Ravi Banjare
Preliminary Round Questions:
Ans. Lord Chelmsford
(Lord Chelmsford christened the steel city Jamshedpur, in memory of Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata, and renamed Kalimati railway station as Tatanagar.)
Ans. Sajjan Jindal
Q.3. Which Fashion giant has started “By Appointment” Made-to-Measure Service where celebrities design the cloth?
Armani / Calvin Klein / Pierre Cardin
Ans. Calvin Klein
Q.4. S. Anantharamakrishnan founder of Simpsons & Co. established X, an auto ancilliary unit. Hint : A cricket team is named after X
Ans. India Piston
Q.5. Who owns Blaze Pizza’s?
Ans. LeBron James
Q.6. Which Fictional Restaurant chain is inspired from this real-life eatery?
Ans. Los Pollos Hermanos ( from Breaking Bad)
Q.7. John Mackey and Renee Hardy Laswon’s SaferWay store, founded in 1978, and Craig Weller and Mark Skiles’ Clarksville Natural Grocery, both in Austin, Texas. On September 20, 1980, these stores merged to open the first X Stores. Recently acquired by Amazon.
Ans. Whole Foods
Q.8. X created the modern office chair was naturalistand put wheels on the chair in his study so he could get to his specimens more quickly. Hint : A great Scientist / Evolution
Ans. Charles Darwin
Q.9. Book about which Investment Banker?
Ans. Lazard Frères & Co
Q.10. If you are having a meat called “Australus”, which animal’s meat you are having?
Q.11. Name the internet giant originally titled Phoenix, which carried the implication of the mythical firebird that rose triumphantly from the ashes of its dead predecessor.
Q.12. First vending machine was invented byHero of Alexandria, what did it dispense?
Ans. Holy Water
Q.13. House Wives earning money working from home using internet. What are they called?
Ans. Mouse Wives
Q.14. Which MNC Giant made these ear-rings ?
Ans. Believe it or Not, its Coca-Cola
Q.15. Advertisement by?
Q.16. Who is the man behind this brand of tequila?
Ans. George Clooney
Q.17. This award pertains to which industry. (Fi-Fi Award)
Ans. Fragrance Industry
Q.18. X was born to Frank and Isobel. He is a big name in the world of Science. Who?
Ans. Stephen Hawking
Q.19. X brand meaning translates into “Go hang yourself” is Spanish. Which brand is this? We use it every morning.
Q.20. Advertisement by?
Questions contributed by Anand Raj.