Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Mumbai – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Mumbai – Regional Round Questions

 

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER : DJ Sanghvi – Mohit and Snehasish Panda
  • RUNNER UP : KJ Somaiya – Gaurav Dutta and Trimurti Gupta

Regional Round Questions:

1. Identify the brand name. (_ _ _ _ _ _ _   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _)

1

A. Antonio Banderas

2. Identify the brand.

2

A. Rafael Nadal

3. Started by Golcha Properties in 1958, this place in Mumbai had guests like Dilip Kumar, Madhubala , Meena Kumari to name a few. It went into liquidation in 1970s as the owners defaulted on municipal taxes and rent. On November 3rd, 1975 Manoj Desai bought it from the Jodhpur Court. What?

A. Maratha Mandir

4. What was created by Mr. Pietro in the 1940s by adding hazlenuts to the combination to increase the life of the cocoa which was in short supply due to World War II rationing ?

A. Nutella

5. The Friar Club started in 1904 as “The Press Agents” association. This club members had a bawdy behaviour during dinner and to chanelise it productively, in 1949, with Maurice Chevalier as the guest of hour, they created the world’s first. What ?

A. Roast

6. Identify the brand.

A. Pidilite

7. This Citroen car is named after which Spanish person?

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A. Pablo Picasso

8. Secretly owned by a crime family , with Harold Saxon as the CEO, Path-E-Tech Management was created from the merger of Path-Way Electronics and E-Tech Management. This company has only four divisions :- Marketing, HR, Engineering and Shipping. Who is their most famous engineer?

A. Dilbert

9. In 1993, Bal Krishan , a Ludhiana based London businessman gave his 18 year old son an ultimatum either to run the family restaurant or to prove himself . The son with a credit limit of 2000 Pound on his credit card went to Nepal and took Pashmina shawls to Britain and made 20 million pounds in the first year. Who?

A. Raj Kundra

10. Who is the owner of this company?

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A. Roman Abramovich

11. Identify.

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A. Henry Overton Wills III

12. Connect:

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A. Tata Memorial Centre

13. Where would you come across this?

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A. Liverpool FC

14. Connect:

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A. Cargill

15. What in the world we live are ‘Null Stern Hotels’?

 A. Nuclear Bunkers

16. With Rufous Bellied, Spangled, Blue- Bellied and Laughing as the four main types. Which bird in the news in 2015 known as “The Bushman’s Clock” is used in Disney theme parks because of the laughter sounds it makes?

A. Kookaburra

17. Started in 1866 by publisher Schlicht & Field Company as a family journal of fashion, household décor, cooking, and other domestic interests. Which company came up with a range of yogurt brands in 1999 which failed miserably and was forced off the shelves in 2000? ( _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _)

A. Cosmopolitan

18. Question mentioning the Little Black Dress with the answer being Audrey Hepburn.

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19. What brand’s name meaning “Sounded” gets its name for an instrumental soloist, often with a piano accompaniment, typically in several with three sections?

A. Sonata

20. Question mentioning the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company with the answer being Eight O’Clock Coffee.

 

Questions contributed by Viraj Morabia!

 

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Mumbai – Preliminary Round Questions

     Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Mumbai – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER : DJ Sanghvi – Mohit and Snehasish Panda
  • RUNNER UP : KJ Somaiya – Gaurav Dutta and Trimurti Gupta

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. ICANN sold the costliest domain name which was the “.app”. Which company bought it in March 2015?

A. Google

2. Identify.

1

A. Louis Vuitton

3. Identify the pain balm company.

2

 A. Amrutanjan

4. Identify the logo of the company which published Harry Potter.

3

A. Bloomsbury

5. Lira is the currency of which country?

A. Turkey

6. Which International airline has a tradition of calling its airhostess as “Flying Ladies”, “Golden Girl”, “Sleeping Beauty”, “Pancake Queen”?

A. Virgin Airlines

7. Which car from Nissan stable launched in 1966 as Datsun 1000 and called as Sentra in US and Tsuru in Mexico means “Cherry and Bright” in English ?

A. Sunny

8. Logo of which company?

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A. Tinder

9. Ajit Jain in 1996 joined which company to revive National Indemnity Company?

A. Berkshire Hathaway

10. Owned by the Mid Day Publications Ltd, which Joint venture between BBC and New media works , what operates on 95 in Ahmedabad ?

A. Radio One

11. Who is the shirt sponsor of West Indies Cricket Team?

A. Yepme

12. In March 2015 which famous businessmen was honoured with a Doctorate of Automotive Engineering by the Clemson University ?

A. Ratan Tata

13. Jack Cohen began selling surplus groceries from a stall in the East End of London in 1919. The first brand sold by the company was a tea packet made by a partner of the tea firm, Thomas Edward Stockwell. Which company is it?

A. Tesco

14. Identify the chewing gum brand.

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A. Mentos

15. Which company’s tagline translates into “Advancement through technology”?

A. Audi (Vorsprung durch Technik)

16. Deori is a temple in the Tamar village, Ranchi. This is a deity which is an incarnation of Goddess Durga. This deity was chosen as the name of a famous sports management company started by Arun Pandey in 2007 . Which company?

A. Rhiti Sports

17. Identify the name of the US President after whom this tobacco brand is named.

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A. George Washington

18. What exchange rate is adopted so that an identical good in different countries has same price when expressed?

A. Purchasing power parity(PPP)

19. The history of this magazine began when Edward K. Thompson, the retired editor of Life magazine, was asked by the, S. Dillon Ripley, to produce a magazine.

A. Smithsonian

20. When Internoth corp took over Houston Natural Gas Company in 1985. They wanted to change the name and combine two words “On & Enter”. Which company is this?

A. Enron

 

Questions contributed by Viraj Morabia.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Bangalore – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Bangalore – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • Christ University- Himadri Banerjee and Vishnu
  • RUNNER UP : 
  • RV College of Engineering- Shreyas and Sudeep

Wild Card:

1) Facenet is a technology owned by?

Answer: Google

2) Connect an event held in New York, Bangalore, Berlin, Amsterdam to the company that sponsors it?

Answer: TCS sponsors Marathon in these cities

3) Abid Ali Neemuchwala is the new COO of which company?

Answer:  Wipro

4) Hearst Corporation has 20% stake in ESPN Inc. The rest 80% is held by?

Answer: The Walt Disney Company

5) It is a pencil brand which means ‘a female spirit of the clouds and waters in Hindu and Buddhist mythology.’ Which brand?

Answer: Apsara

6) ‘Caliphate Book’ Group is launched by the supporters of?

Answer: ISIS

7) Known as Hellofood in Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. It is a global online food delivery marketplace headquartered in Berlin, Germany and operating in more than 40 countries across four continents. The service allows users to select from local restaurants and place orders via the website or mobile application. How is it known in Asia?

Answer: Foodpanda

8) Finacle is the industry-leading universal banking solution from which company?

Answer: Infosys

9) Mint is collaborated with The Wall Street Journal in the US. In India, it is collaborated with?

Answer: HT Media/ Hindustan Times

10) Question on Angela Merkel

11)This retail chain was founded in the Netherlands  in 1932 by retailer Adriaan van Well. Through its affiliate organisations, it operates through most European  countries, parts of Africa, Asia. Its headquarters are in Amsterdam.Its name is also the root of the verb which means “to save [money]” in German. Name the retail chain.

Answer: SPAR Retail

12) Oseltamivir, marketed under the trade name, Tamiflu, is an antiviral medication used to counter which disease?

Answer: New Tablet for Swine Flu

Regional Round Questions:

1) President of Greenwood Timber Company,  who had experimented with boat design, traveled to Seattle,  and developed an interest towards aircraft. This led to the starting up of which company?

Answer: Boeing

2) This company has invested huge sums on developing “signature fragrances” that are sprayed in the aisle area and around the stores to draw consumers in. The consumers are so impressed with its trademark fragrance that they want it to be sprayed on their leather jackets and apparel as well. Which company?

Answer: Woodland

3) Connect:

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Answer: Future Group

4)  Identify the car model.

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Answer: Rolls Royce Ghost Mysore Collection

5) Owners of the Polaroid brand announced a multi-year strategic partnership with X,  who will serve as the creative director for a special line of Polaroid Imaging products. X’s broad and creative talents and the way X connects with fans in an own and unique manner made X as a natural choice for Polaroid. Name X who is a celebrity.

Answer: Lady Gaga

6) Name the famous automobile company.

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Answer: Cadillac

7) Question on the origin of Death by Chocolate.

8)  Connect:

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Answer: Toyota

9) Question on Nutella

10) This is a 5 Pound note issued in honour of?

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Answer: George Best

11)  Global private equity giant Kohlberg Kravis & Roberts (KKR)  is planning for private equity investment in which Chikmaglur based  coffee exporter and retailer ?

Answer: Cafe Coffee Day

12) This machine is also called the German Duplicate Machine. What is it?

Answer: 3D Self Image Printer

13) Three students from IIM-Kozhikode have been chosen for an internship. Their employer’s name means ‘Orbital Revolution’ in Sanskrit. It is a 8 member team. It is for the first time that they are offering internships.  Who is the employer?

Answer: Parikrama Music Band

14) HUL collaborated with the Mumbai Bhelpuriwalas for a marketing campaign of a hygenic habit. Similar looking green colour leaflets with children’s drawings and messages are used to wrap Bhelpuri. Thereby promoting to doing something twice a day. What product is being promoted?

Answer: Pepsodent

15)  Question on Richard Madeley.

16) Connect:

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Answer: Expedia

17) Identify.

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Answer: Project Ara

18) When Subba Rao’ secretary called him, he said he was busy. And would get back to her later. A word used by him lead to the name of which magazine? 0The name sounded musical too. It was a monthly magazine then.

Answer: Tinkle

19) ‘Her Life Her Choices’ is a ad campaign featuring Nimrat Kaur. It also highlights that the codes of femininity are changing and new expressions of womanhood are being formed.  It raises a toast to the woman of today who is strong, bold and confident.  The campaign conceptualised by Ogilvy India tells the story of a woman, who is aware of her self-worth and secure in a new-found fulfilling relationship with herself. Name the brand being advertised.

Answer: Titan Raga 

20) John H. Schnatter sold his 1971 Chevrolet Camaro to help his father’s struggling business. He used the left over funds to start X. What did he start?

Answer: Papa John 

21)  Which company was recognized by Siemens as a Platinum Partner, a distinction awarded annually to the highest-achieving Siemens value-added resellers (VAR)?

Answer: Tata Technologies

22) Android app by?

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Answer: Kodak

23)  Okryu-Gwan Restaurant is famous for cold noodles and its ambience. These are located in European cities. What is so special about them?

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Answer: It is run by the North Korean Government

24) Padma Bhushan awardee, he has collaborated with Ascension Health to set up a health care city in Cayman Islands. He served as Mother Teresa’s personal physician. He has leveraged economies of scale to provide affordable healthcare. Identify this cardiac surgeon and philanthropist?

Answer: Devi Prasad Shetty  

                                  

 Contributed by Vaishnavi Rao

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • Christ University- Himadri Banerjee and Vishnu
  • RUNNER UP : 
  • RV College of Engineering- Shreyas and Sudeep

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. This brand is owned by which Wimbeldon Champion?

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  Answer: Venus William

Q.2. This is the print advertisement by which soap brand? (Hint: You eat what you touch)

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Answer: Lifebuoy

Q.3. ‘Infinitum Nihil’ meaning ‘Nothing is forever’ is the production company of X. It is run by his sister Christi Dembrowski. X founded the company in 2004. It was earlier known as ‘JD Infinitum’. Who is X?

Answer: Johnny Depp

Q.4. Howard the Duck is a fictional character in which Comics universe?

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Answer: Marvel Universe

Q.5. Private life insurance company Tata AIA Life has entered into a bancassurance partnership with which bank to offer its products through the bank channel?

Answer: Citibank

Q.6. Which fashion and fabric retailer group owns ColourPlus Fashions, Silver Spark Apparel, JK Helene Curtis Ltd., EverBlue, Celebrations?

Answer: Raymond

Q.7. Which social networking website offers credit?

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Answer: Facebook

Q.8. Enzo Ferrari was born in X, a city and municipality on the south side of the Po Valley, in Italy. It is also known as “the capital of engines”. One of Ferrari’s cars was named after the town itself. What is X?

Answer: Modena

Q.9. Established in 1930s, it was formally incorporated in the city of Bangalore, Karnataka. In 2002, an equity stake was purchased by the Dutch ING Group.  This merger marks the first between an Indian bank and a foreign bank. Which bank is being talked about here?

Answer: Vysya Bank

Q.10. Vodafone has launched Games and Apps services in India.  Via this portal, consumers will gain access to well-known apps and games like Where’s My Water?, Where’s My Mickey?, Where’s My Perry?, Toy Story : Smash It!, Brave, Chennai Express’  and many more. This service is powered by in collaboration with which company?

Answer: Disney

Q.11. Which better sound company chairman and the primary stockholder donated the majority of the firm’s shares to Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as it was his alma mater?

Answer: Bose

Q.12. Which confectionary brand partnered with Japan’s postal service, to create a post card like product sold at the post office that could be mailed to students as edible good luck charm?

Answer: Kit Kat

Q.13.  Identify the person, who is also called as ‘Steve Jobs of the East’.

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Answer: Lei Jun

Q.14. Question on Ola Cabs.

Q.15. The term began to appear in the American press in the early 1940s, describing the largest of aerial bombs: single bombs capable of destroying a city block, also known as “cookies” during the firebombing of Hamburg. The entertainment industry uses this slang referring to a particularly successful play. What term?

Answer: Blockbuster

Q.16.  It is a biennial event held in Bangalore. It has participation from 29 countries with 570 companies (274 overseas + 296 domestic). Mr. Modi is be the second Prime Minister to inaugurate the event after H. D. Deve Gowda in 1996. What event?

Answer: Aero India

Q.17. Which company’s name originates  from the Sanskrit word  meaning “limitless expanse”?  Phee Teik Yeoh is the CEO of the company.

Answer: Vistara Airlines

Q.18. This is the description of ? The crest features the Bangalore Palace coloured in white in order to symbolize “victory”  from when the Wodeyars won the palace back. The pride, resilience, and pride of the people of Bengaluru is represented by a picture of a blue Gandaberunda – a mythical two headed bird that is said to possess magical might – in the middle of the crest. The use of the Gandaberunda is from the coat of arms for the state of Karnataka and is the symbol of the state.  (Hint: Parth Jindal is its Managing Director)

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Answer: Bangalore FC logo 

Q.19. Google Doodle for?

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Answer: Alessandro Volta

Q.20. Name the ad agency whose client was Subaru.

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Answer: Weiden Kennedy

Questions contributed by Vaishnavi Rao.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Coimbatore – Preliminary Round Questions

       Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Coimbatore – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER : PSGCAS – Renga SB and Surya Narayanan
  • RUNNER UP : CIT – Rahul and Kaushik

 

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. Started as Jidosha Seizo  Kabushiki Industries, which automobile company gets its name from Nippon Sangyo?

A. Nissan

2. This fashion label was launched in 1991. Which one?

1

A. Armani Exchange

3. Started in July 8, 1889, which newspaper has sections like Marketplace, Money & Investing, Mansion ?

A. Wall Street Journal

4. Stilton, Ricotta, Parmesan, Feta, Gouda are different types of what?

A. Cheese

5. Currently, If it is ‘Atiur Rahman’ for Bangladesh, ‘Ashraf Wathra’ for Pakistan and ‘Mark Carney’ for The United Kingdom. Who is it in India?

A. Raghuram Rajan

6. Ad for?

2

A. Harley Davidson

7. Logo of?

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A. Karur Vysya Bank

8. Sold for $35.6 million in 2010, which is the most expensive domain name of all time?

A. Insurance.com

 9. In GAAP,if GA stands for Generally Accepted what does AP stand for?

A. Accounting Principles

10.This soccer league team is owned by Den Networks. Which city?

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A. Delhi Dynamos FC

11. Which cement company owns these brands?

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A. India Cements

12. Smart Series 7000 is a Bluetooth-enabled toothbrush by which brand?

A. Oral-B

13. Which watch manufacturer began in 1917 in the small Swiss town of Lengnau when the three brothers Fritz, Ernst, and Werner Schlup opened the Schlup & Co. clockwork factory?

A. Rado

14. Exclusively.com is a luxury fashion retailer. Which e-commerce portal acquired it?

A. Snapdeal

15. Which consultancy company’s logo is this?

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A. EY

16. Question on OLX and Bech de

17.  The XK-E (E-type) car ranked first in “100 most beautiful cars” of all time and also ranked number one on list of Top Sports Cars of the 1960s.Which car brand produced this car?

A. Jaguar

18. Identify the Businessman behind this initiative.

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A. Bill Gates of Gates Foundation

19. Identify the company she heads.

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A. TAFE

20. Subdivided into 100pul what is the currency of Afghanistan?

A. Afghani

Questions contributed by Vishnu Santhosh​ and Ms.Anuradha Pai​ Ma’am.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Kolkata – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 –Kolkata – Regional Round Questions

 

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  •  IIFT – Kunal and Viraj
  • RUNNER UP :
  • IIM Calcutta – Deepak Thomas and Abhishek Sundar

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. A question on company manufacturing railway tracks for England railway services.

Ans. Tata Steel

Q.2. Time magazine ad and a still of a book called ‘The Franchise’. Connect.

Ans. Sports Illustrated

Q.3. Question mentioning Pierre Veyron image, car brand named after him?

Ans. Bugatti Veyron

Q.4. Question mentioning Reva commercial, still of scorpion

Ans. Mahindra Scorpio

Q.5. Question mentioning a cigarette logo. They have a fashion label in India.

Ans. Players & John Players

Q.6. Connect.

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Ans. Shilpa Shetty.

Q.7. Chocolate became expensive and scarce due to rationing in Europe during World War II. An Italian pastry maker turned to the mighty hazelnut for salvation in 1946 and created Pasta Gianduja, renamed it. How do we know this better?

Ans. Nutella

Q.8. Question on  Airbnb

Q.9. Question on the meaning of the dessert Tiramisu

Q.10. Cricket Australia trademarked what phrase to protect against future use?

Ans. 63* Not Out 

Q.11. Question mentioning wine names with reference to ACDC songs, Black Shiraz, tie up between Australian Group and a wine manufacturer.

Ans. AC/DC Wines

Q.12. Question mentioning image of a vintage car. It is a huge brand in the world of beverages which started off by doing something else?

Ans. Budweiser

Q.13. Which online trading platform is named after a character in Jungle Book?

Ans. Sher Khan 

Q.14. Product placement in lit by Tagore: Kuntanil Oil (last question of the quiz, some kolkata hint)  *

Q.15. Question mentioning image of a cafe/hotel with a french sounding name and first names of founders mentioned. Ans. Atletico Madrid

Q.16. Question mentioning a list of goodies given to runners up and non winners.

Ans. Oscar Goodies (list of the goodies given to the nominees who miss out)

Q.17. Question on Beatles song Something Like That.

Q.18. Question mentioning Zandu Balm, image of Mahatma Zandu Bhattji. Hint: located and founded  in Gujarat

Q.19. Question on the Origin of the phrase Blue Collared from a fabric in France

 

Contributed by Kunal Malhotra and Vishwajeet Singh

 

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Pune – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Pune – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
    Sinhgad College – Aniketh and Yash Sathe
  • RUNNER UP :
    IMDR
    – Prasad Nigade and Praneet Rane

Wildcard:

Q.1. Which company recently created prototypes for a dismantlable bus stop in London?

Ans. Lego

Q.2. Who started the campaign ‘Happy Streets’?

Ans. Times of India

Q.3. Who’s moto is ‘Zindagi ke saath bhi, zindagi ke baad bhi’ ?

Ans. LIC’s Jeevan Anand

Q.4. As of this past year, E-Commerce transactions amounting to any sum more than 1 Lakh would require a what?

Ans. PAN CARD

Q.5. Which Insurance company backed the first ever cricket world cup?

Ans. Prudential

Q.6. Parryyatra.com is which groups entry into the E-commerce world?

Ans. Murugappa group

Q.7. Business Sutra is a book by whom?

Ans. Dr. Devdutt Patnaik

Q.8. Who was TCS’s second chairman who took the company to great heights?

Ans. Nani Palkhivala

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Khodayar, Hormazdiar and Rustom were three immigrant brothers who worked as waiters to earn a living next to the Italian restaurant whose dance floor was converted into their business. What began with this?

Ans. Kayani Bakery

Q.2. To teach the importance of preparation and versatility, Harvard Business Scool has invited which Indian Personality to discuss attributes of a specific character he portrayed. Which person?

Ans. Aamir Khan for his role in PK

Q.3. This Grocery store in Aberdeen, sold Whisky. Name it.

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Ans. Chivas Regal

Q.4. Identify.

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Ans. Spartan

Q.5. Ernest Beaux, a Russian pioneer in his field, met a French business woman and concocted a mixture by adding aldehyde to create something revolutionary in the world of luxury goods, what?

Ans. No.5 by Coco Chanel

Q.6. Connect:

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Ans. JRD Tata

Q.7. Identify.

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Ans. Dr B. V. Rao, founder of Venkys

Q.8. Gilbert Lewis was nominated 35 times for the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, but never won even once. In 1926, he gave to the world one of his more significant findings and also named his finding based on a ‘hypothetical new atom’. what was the word he gave us?

Ans. Photon

Q.9. Who’s fragrance line?

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Ans. One Direction

Q.10. What word very important to every business in the world comes from the shortened form of the Greek word meaning, ‘A sign or character representing a word or phrase, such as those used in shorthand and some ancient writing systems’?

Ans. Logo

Q.11. This is the Russian winter Palace, which bought 50,000 light bulbs from a certain company, who gladly sold to show the world their products capabilities. Which Global giant?

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Ans. Phillips

Q.12.  Who is this Indian?

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Ans. Jean Dreze

Q.13. Identify.

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Ans. Pierre Omidyar

Q.14. Connect:

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Ans. Indigo Airlines

 Q.15. Who voices this car in the movie ‘Cars’?

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Ans. Michael Schumacher

Q.16. Connect.

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Ans. Steve Wozniak

Q.17. Syncope- The medical term for loss of consciousness. Symcopy, a company that is a derivative of this word, was founded in 2001. By whom?

Ans. Christopher Nolan

Q.18. Identify the shoe brand named after him.   (_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _)

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Ans. Converse

 Q.19. This is the Martha Washington Hotel, Portland, Oregon. Before being christened with the present name, it was known by another, What name?

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Ans. Osho Hotel

Q.20. In the world of fiction, The Heart of the Ocean was a prized diamond bought by Caledon Hockley for a record price. He later lost it in the Ocean. This jewel has given its name to which two worded product, that also happens to share its name with a big hotel in this city, what am I talking about?

Ans. Blue Diamond

 Q.21. Who is she?

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Ans. Erika Mitchell aka EL James, author of 50 Shades of  Grey

Q.22. In 1994, escalating power costs saw an entrepreneur have to set up wind turbines to supply electricity to his textile unit. He saw great potential in what he was doing and changed his career and set up which major Indian company?

Ans. Suzlon

Q.23. Connect.

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Ans. G.D. Birla

Q.24. This large boycotting lead to an internationally celebrated day, which day?

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Ans. Women’s Day

Contributed by Nikhil Joy and Viraj Morabia!

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Pune – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Pune – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • Sinhgad College – Aniketh and Yash Sathe
  • RUNNER UP :
  • IMDR – Prasad Nigade and Praneet Rane

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Identify the Finland based company whose head is Rajeev Suri.

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Ans. Nokia

Q.2. In 1897 Adolph S Ochs the owner created slogan “All the news that fits to print”.Which American newspaper is this?

Ans. New York Times

Q.3. Which app named after John Shepherd Baron’s invention marked the entry of Jack MA in India?

Ans. Paytm

Q.4. Identify the scientist.

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Ans. Charles Darwin

Q.5. Identify the airline.

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Ans. Go Air

Q.6.Which company means “Number one” in Italian?

Ans. Uno

Q.7. What is the common surname or which retail giant they are part of?

Ans. Walton/ Walmart

Q.8. Identify the brand name meaning “Union” in Sanskrit.

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Ans. Yoga

Q.9. SAAS stands for Software as a ______?

Ans. Service

Q.10. Identify the company from this tribute.

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Ans. Google

Q.11. Which event typically lasting several days is a portmanteau of “Programming Quickly” & a long running distance race?

Ans. Hackathon

Q.12. Who created Synapse Media Player?

Ans. Mark Zuckerberg

Q.13. Identify the company.

bhel

Ans. BHEL

Q.14. Which ISL team is owned by this group?

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Ans. FC Pune City

Q.15. Cathy Engelbert will take over as CEO of which consultancy firm from March 11, 2015 ?

Ans. Deloitte

Q.16. First advertisement of which Pune HQ company?

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Ans. Kirloskar

Q.17. Ending monopoly of Maruti Gypsy as the sole provider for the Indian Army, which car from TATA’s along with Mahindra Scorpio has been selected?

Ans. Tata Safari

Q.18. Identify the company.

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Ans. Shoppers Stop

Q.19. Aldemir Bendine is the new CEO of which Brazilian energy company?

Ans. Petrobras

Q.20. What has been blanked out ?

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Ans. APPLE

Contributed by thank Nikhil Joy and Viraj Morabia