Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jammu – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jammu – Preliminary Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • MIET Jammu – Ankur Mahajan and Sanjay Kumar
  • Mata Vaishnov Devi Univ. – Saurabh and Prakhar

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Full Form of AMUL

Ans. Anand Milk Union Limited

Q.2. Question on BCG Matrix

Q.3. Which Jeans company started watch pocket?

Ans. Levis

Q.4. What is the color of Inland letter of Indian Post?

Ans. Blue

Q.5. ‘The Fortune At The Bottom of The Pyramid’ is by?

Ans. CK Prahlad

Q.6. Question on Sentosa Island in Singapore

Q.7 Fortune Hotels is run by?

Ans. ITC




Q. 9. Identify.

Satya Nadela

Ans. Satya Nadella

Q.10. Identify.


Ans. N. Chandershekhar (TCS CEO)

Q.11. Identify.


Ans. Shehnaz Hussain

Q.12. Bibendium mascot of which Tyre company?

Ans. Michellin

Q.13. What is blanked out?


Ans. The Monk Who sold his Ferrari.

Q.14. What was started by Capt. Gopinath?

Ans. Air Deccan

Q.15. Polo is a car by?

Ans. Volkswagen

Q.16. Which car brand’s plant is at Sanand?

Ans. Tata Nano

Q.17. Munjal started which group?

Ans. Hero Motocorp

Questions contributed by Ankur Mahajan

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chandigarh – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chandigarh– Regional Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • IISER – Devwrat Dube and Adeetya
  • GGDSD – Hitesh Kamboj and Angadh Paul

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Who is this person, who always appears in the forbes most richest people of the world list?

sultan of brunei

Ans. Sultan of Brunei

Q.2. Identify the person related to WIPRO.

rishabh premji

Ans. Rishabh Premji

Q.3. Identify.

r gopalakrishnan

Ans. R Gopalakrishnan

Q.4. Connect.

Axis Bank

Ans. Axis Bank

Q.5. ezyColour is an offering from whom?

Ans. Asian Paints

Q.6. Jhatpat banao, Befikar Khao is the tagline of Atta Noodles brand by who?

Ans. Patanjali

Q.7. Who wrote articles for the National Geographic under the pseudonym “HA Largelamb” as he felt that the magazine was taking articles because of his fame and he wanted to sell them on their own merit?

Ans. Graham Bell

Q.8. In 1966, who bought the gay nightclub Heaven, located under Charing Cross Railway Station?

Ans. Richard Branson

Q.9. Identify this face that is often found on your breakfast table?


Ans. Heinz

Q.10. Which Tata company supports the Tata Adevnture Foundation?

Ans. Tata Steel

Q.11. Connect.


Ans. Big Bazaar

Q.12. Logo of?


Ans. Competition Commission of India

Q.13. Identify.

devdutt pattnaik

Ans. Devdutt Pattnaik

Q.14.Which country gets its name from the precious metal silver?

Ans. Argentina

Q.15. Which organisation was created by Henry Durant?

Ans. Red cross

Q.16. Which cosmetics brand came up with the Nude Pallette?

Ans.  Maybelline

Q.17. Whose orginal automobile was this?


Ans. Benz (cycle model)

Q.18. Which brand is promoted by Maria Sharapova?

tag heuer

Ans. Tag Heuer

Q.19. What quintessential computer product was created by Z-soft in 185 steps to help new computer users accustomed to using a mouse and graphical user interface but later taken over by Microsoft?

Ans. MS Paint

Q.20. In 1925, what was sold by con artist Victor Lustig for scrap metal on two separate but related occasions?

Ans. Eiffel Tower

Q.21. Whose headquarters is this?


Ans. Youtube

Q.22. Connect.

royal stag.

Ans. Royal Stag

Q.23. Question on Nek Chand

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chandigarh – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chandigarh – Preliminary Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • IISER – Devwrat Dube and Adeetya
  • GGDSD – Hitesh Kamboj and Angadh Paul

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Which brand is named after Maharana Pratap Horse ?

Ans. Chetak

Q.2. Himalayan Water is brand of which group ?


Q.3. “Six Thinking Hats” book of which Author ?

Ans. Edward De Bono

Q.4. TUV 500 is brand of which Group ?

Ans. M&M 

Q.5. Market Cap to GDP ratio is generally named after whom in the world of finance ?

Ans. Buffet Valuation

Q.6. Living Foodz is channel owned by which group?

Ans. Zee

Q.7. Question on Ferrero Rocher

Q.8. Question on a campaign run by Fortis  

Q.9. Vice’s Feminist Channel ‘Broadly’ today the female-focused site is rolling out its first Web series under a new partnership with ____

Ans. Unilever 

Q.10. Which company is set to enter the branded oils and pulses category under brand name NuPro ?

Ans. M&M 

Q.11. Question on Happy Rajasthan Campaign, Danik Bhasker

Q.12. Question on Ayurvedic Cosmetic brand by Shahnaaz Hussain 

Q.13. Id.


Ans. 37signals.

Q.14. This is Adil Zainulbhai, which media group has appointed him as Chairman of the company ?


Ans. TV 18 

Q.15. Id the Logo of ?

bandhan bank
Ans. Bandhan Bank logo 

Q.16. Question on Darjeeling Tea
Q.17. Id the  designer ?
Masba Gupta

Ans. Masaba Gupta 

Q.18. Id him, he heads which Tata company ?


Ans. Tata Steel 

Q.19. Id him.

Ans. Rahul Bajaj

Q.20. Campaign on L’oreal

Questions contributed by Hitesh Kamboj
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Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – South Zonal Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – South Zonal Round Questions


  • National Law School Bangalore – Jayadev and Parth Singh
  • Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad – Syed Mustafa and Syed Murtuza

South Zonal Round Questions:

Q.1. What is this?

trump pinata

Ans. Trump Pinata dolls

Q.2. What was introduced in London, during 1983 May? It is also known as Denver Boot.

Ans. Wheel Clamping

Q.3. With which company would you associate Coin-toss, Oscillators, and Deepika Padukone?

Ans. HP

Q.4. What does Ben and Jerry’s “I Dough. I Dough” signify?

Ans. Gay Marriage

Q.5. Identify.

angus deaton

Ans. Angus Deaton

Q.6. With which brand would you associate  “Break Free”, “Kise Se Kum Nahi”, “Un scooter”?

Ans. Mahindra Gusto

Q.7. Which carmaker has Lunar X Prize?

Ans. Audi

Q.8. Question on Google.

Q.9. 2015 “embodies a concept of living”. What are we talking about?

Ans. Tears of Joy Emoji

Q.10. Question on the Origin of PETA

Q.11. Trip Hawking is the founder of?

Ans. Electronic Arts

Q.12. What is he credited for?

Louis rearde

Ans. Bikini

Q.13. Josh GreenBerg is the founder of?

Ans. GrooveShark

Q.14. Pitch Fork Media Inc is owned by?

Ans. Conde Nast

Q.15. Sandra Bullock says –“ Oh! Sure. Its like driving a ____”?

Ans. Pinto

Q.16. Who is the CEO of ICC?

Ans. Dave Richardson

Q.17. Connect

arun Jaitley

Ans. Arun Jaitley

Q.18. Queestion on JUSCO

Q.19. Question on Garmin

Q.20. Question on PWC Oscar tally

Q.21. With whom would you associate Kardashian and Donda?

Ans. Kanye West

Q.22. Ellen Price is modeled as?

Ans. The mermaid in Copenhagen

Questions contributed by Samyuktha R

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chennai – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chennai – Regional Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • IIT Madras – Venkatasubramaniam and Rushabh
  • SRM University – Siddhanth and Abijit H

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. How do we better know Fred Turner University?

Ans. McDonald’s Hamburger University

Q.2. What tagline did she coin ?

Anuja Chauhan

Ans. Yeh Dil Mange More

Q.3. Which Tata Enterprise has a JV with Boeing?

Ans. Tata Advanced Systems

Q.4. With which brand would you associate Vallabhai Patel and Stamina?

Ans. Amul

Q.5. Question on Tipping point.

Q.6. Which TVchannel distributed “Anmol Water”?

Ans. Zee

Q.7.Question on the Mint Mark

Q.8. Question on Lockheed Martin

Q.9. Question on Nowroji Saklatwala

Q.10. With what would you associate Hilton and Herbert Hover?

Ans. Waldorf Astoria

Q.11. What was initiated by Arjun Jain in 1993?

Ans. Polaris

Q.12. Question on Faulty Airbags

Q.13. What?

download (2)

Ans. Bata Shoe Museum

Q.14. Which brand sponsors stunts?

Ans. Redbull

Q.15. With what would you associate  “Healty soul in Healthy Body”?

Ans. Asics

Q.16. Question on the First Times Women of the year

Q.17. What is the name Company initated by Ashok Soota after leaving Mindtree?

Ans. Happiest Mind

Q.18. Who is the Phantom of the Bombay House?

Ans. Pallonji Mistri

Q.19. Question on Dr. Dre and Beats.

Q.20. With which Company would you associate her. She is referred to as Chief Lizard Officer.


Ans. Mozilla

Q.21. Question on Taj Airlines

Q.22. Question on Brylcreem

Q.23. Question on the lyrics of a song written by Piyush Pandey

Questions contributed by Samyuktha R

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chennai – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Chennai – Preliminary Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • IIT Madras – Venkatasubramaniam and Rushabh
  • SRM University – Siddhanth and Abijit H

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Which is the only heritage hotel in Chennai which was once named Albany?

Ans. Taj Connemara

Q.2. This brand’s shampoos are Chik and it was also called Beauty Cosmetics Pvt Ltd. How do we better know this ?

Ans. Cavin Kare

Q.3. ‘Bold is Beautiful’ is from Anouk. Which brand runs this campaign. ( Hint- Name of a E-commerce Portal)

Ans. Myntra

Q.4. Which electric cable company launched #PaniKiTarahNaBahao?

Ans. Finolex

Q.5. HUL got this from Mosons Extractions of Kerala. Which famous hair-care product is this?

Ans. Indulekha 

Q.6. Before Sewagh retired he thanked a public sector company (oil company) for giving him security. Which entity?


Q.7. M2 is the new range from which automobile?

Ans. BMW

Q.8. Which advertising agency has launched The Indian School of Design & Innovation (ISDI)?

Ans. WPP

Q.9. “Touch the pickle” was a campaign run by ?

Ans. Whisper

Q.10. Which is the biggest employer in the US has over 3.2 Million employees?

Ans. Defence Department

Q.11. A 1000cc car from Nissan was named after the Sun. Which car?

Ans. Nissan Sunny

Q.12. “Gardens by the Bay” is from ?

Ans. Singapore

Q.13. Who featured in an award-winning documentary- “INSIDE JOB”?

Ans. Raghuram Rajan

Q.14. “Memoirs of a Dean of Wall Street” is a book by?

Ans. Benjamin Graham

Q.15. Which insurance company did he launch ?


Ans. Peerless 

Q.16. What is his name ?


Ans. KM Mammen Mappilai

Q.17. Digital Gold, the book captures which phenomenon?

Ans. Bitcoin

Q.18. Identify the logo.


Ans. Gemini Studios

Q.19. Logo of?

download (1)

Ans. Masarati

Q.20. Butler from Ritchie-Rich. What is his name ? (Hint-Named after a Chocolate)

download (1)

Ans. Cadbury

Questions contributed by Samyuktha. R

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Trichy– Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Trichy– Regional Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • NIT Trichy – Rishi R. and Subramaniam
  • BIM Trichy – Giridhar and Bharathidasan

Regional Quesions:

Q.1. Which legendary business man had a purple nose? He had a chronic skin disease called rosacea. He funded many organisations. He was rarely photographed. Clue: Famous personality from the world of finance.

Ans. JP Morgan

Q.2. This is Liz Claiborne. She was the first woman entrepreneur to be featured on which famous list?

Liz Claiborne

Ans. Fortune 500 List

Q.3. Which famous automobile manufacturer was the second TIME Magazine Man of the year?

Ans. Chrysler

Q.4. Question on TERI.

Q.5. Which automobile company has launched a smartphone in collaboration with Bosch, called InControl?

Ans. Jaguar

Q.6. Broadcast Audience Research Council has been asked to stop using it as it leads to confusion. Who has trademark for these four letters?

Ans. Bhaba Atomic Research Centre

Q.7. How do we know her?

Rolls ROyce

Ans. Eleanor Thornton  (Rolls Royce statue)

Q.8. Avani Davda is the CEO of which Tata enterprise?

Ans. Starbucks

Q.9. Nissan Micra is sold as Renault Pulse, Sunny as Datsun Sunny. What is this marketing trick called as?

Ans. Cross badging

Q.10. Question on World Wild Life Fund.

Q.11. Which company’s first outlets were named “Tote’m Stores” because customers “toted” away their purchases? Some stores featured genuine Alaskan totem poles in front of the store. In 1946, the chain’s name was changed from Tote’m to its present name to reflect the company’s new, extended hours.

Ans. 7-11 chain

Q.12. They are 5 brothers, founders of which automobile company?


Ans. Studebaker

Q.13. Question on Cabotage.

Q.14. Ernest Beaux was the first person to trademark a perfume brand with a number in it. What?

Chanel no.5

Ans. Chanel no.5  

Q.15. Saral Money in India is a innovative method of money payment, it requires what for easy access to bank accounts?

Ans. Aadhar Card

Q.16. Question on Kalashnikov Rifle Logo.

Q.17. My formula for success: Rise early, work late, strike oil. Who?

Ans. J Paul Getty

Q.18. Which Latin phrase when translated means “let there be light”, is also the name of a soap?

Ans. Lux

Q.19. Identify.

Fort Knox

Ans. Fort Knox

Q.20. Along with Robert Waterman, who wrote the book “In Search of Excellence” ?

Ans. Tom Peters

Q.21. Connect.


Ans. AMD

Q.22. Which Tata company director served as Governor of United Provinces and Uttar Pradesh?

Ans. Sir Homi Mody

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Mysore – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Mysore– Regional Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • NIE Mysore- Bhargav A. and Ms.Rashmi Ravi
  • SJCE Mysore- Srikar and Shreyas K.

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Which Saudi billionaire has a stake in News Corporation, City Bank Group and Twitter?

Ans. Prince Alwaleed bin Talal

Q.2. Annapurna Pictures was started by her. Identify her?

Megan Ellison

Ans. Megan Ellison

Q.3. Identify the logo.


Ans. Tata Tin Plate

Q.4. Connect


Ans. Tata Starbucks Alliance

Q.5. Jhatpat Banao, Befikar Khao is the tagline of Atta Noodles brand by which organisation?

Ans. Patanjali

Q.6. This person formerly from Infosys is launching an online market space called PM Health and Life Care. Who?

Ans. Phaneesh Murthy

Q.7. Which billionaire wants to be reborn as Sophia Lauren’s boyfriend?

Ans. Warren Buffett

Q.8. The Civil Aviation Act of 1969 came into force because of this. What happened in Kuala Lumpur?

Ans. People were loaded in Cargo planes

Q.9. Which technology major recently with titan to make smart watches?

Ans. HP

Q.10. Connect Question on Ratan Tata.

Q.11. Expand NPCI.

Ans. National Payments Corporation of India

Q.12. His famous Bangkok restaurant has become Asia’s finest. Who is this person of Indian origin?

gaggan anand

Ans. Gaggan Anand

Q.13. Coal and the three Ts are principally mined in eastern Congo. All are required by consumer electronics manufacturers. If 2 Ts are Tin and Tantalum, what is the third T?

Ans. Tungsten

Q.14. The two chief executives of deutsche bank along with Anshul Jain offered their resignation in connection with accusation of rigging ____ rate. What rate?

Ans. Libor Rate

Q.15. There are two car brands which are part of this story called “Taken for a Ride”. One is Chrysler, which is the other?

Ans. Benz

Q.16. Which Indian group coal mine place in Australia is finding opposition from the local tribes?

Ans. Adani Group

Q.17. Advertisement by?


Ans. GE

Q.18. In 1983, which Indian company began selling shampoo in small plastic sachets instead of large bottles?

Ans. Cavin Kare

Q.19. Which country is the biggest buyer of Indian Basmati rice?

Ans. Iran

Q.20. What is this?


Ans. New logos of premier leagues without Barclays

Q.21.John Cryan has been picked as the CEO of which bank?

Ans. Deutsche Bank

Q.22. Connect.

Ramoji Group

Ans. Ramoji Group

Q.23. A company from Mysore contributes to elections in over 42 countries with a single product. What?

Ans. Indelible Ink

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Bhubaneshwar – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Bhubaneshwar – Preliminary Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • KIIT Bhubaneswar – AbhinavDhar and Siddharth Mishra
  • XIM Bhubaneswar – Rohit and Rahul

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1.Full form of FSSAI

Ans. Food Safety and Standards Authority of India

Q.2. Which channel was launched with a tagline “Badalte Bharat ki Shaan” ?

Ans. DD Kisan

Q.3. X was invented in the United States as a patent medicine by pharmacistTheron T. X (1800–1852) of Utica, New York, in 1846.. The product was named “Golden Treasure.” After Theron died, it would be known as “X’s Extract.”. Name X

Ans. Ponds

Q.4. Full form ESMA Act.

Ans. Essential Services Maintenance Act

Q.5. X is the trade name for a line of products manufactured by Reckitt Benckiser. The name has no meaning. A household product in India.


Q.6. Why Iba cosmestics came into news recently ?

Ans. India’s first Halal Cosmetics

Q.7. ITC came up with a website wforwomen.com which brand offering is this?

Ans. Wills Lifestyle

Q.8. Hello 6E is the inflight magazine of which airlines?

Ans. Indigo Airlines

Q.9. Which company recently acquired Sandisk?

Ans. Western Digital

Q.10. This company was started by Desai Brothers. Which Company’s Recipe is this ?

Ans. Mother’s Recipe

Q.11. ION is the SME initiative of which Indian IT Company?

Ans. TCS

Q.12. Which country’s currency is Rial and is headed by Sultan Qaboos?

Ans. Oman

Q.13. Archer Deepika Kumari works for which company?

Ans. Tata Steel

Q.14. What led to due to the Acworth Report by William Acworth in 1921 ?

Ans. Indian Railway Budget

Q.15. ID. Hint: Founder of an Apparel company famous for its controversial ads



Ans. Luciano Benetton of UCB

Q.16. This is Koo In-Hoi founder of which Korean Company?


Ans. Founder of LG

Q.17. ID the company


Ans. Home Depot

Q.18. These are emojis named after whom?


Ans. Kim Kardashian

Q.19. Name the Company


Ans. Loreal

Q.20. Name him. Hint: Famous for taking Digs at the business world


Ans. Scott Adams

Questions contributed by Rahil Sur

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Gurgaon – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Gurgaon – Preliminary Round Questions


  • WINNER :
  • Ashoka University – Mukund M. and Muyukh N.
  • MDI Gurgaon – Shrey and Sumit Kumar Das

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. This entity traces its origins to “HOTEL INDIA”, which opened in Connaught Place (CP), New Delhi in 1934 with lodging facility offered using 12 rooms, a restaurant and a bar. A popular eatery in the capital, how do we know it today?


Q.2. Logo of which big insurance company operating in india?


Ans. Oriental insurance Company

Q.3. This famous personality has started a school named Ad Astra, which is Latin for ‘to the stars’. School doesn’t provide grades and caters to students’ particular skillset. Which personality?

Ans. Elon Musk

Q.4. Which company/product aptly features novelists like Ashwin Sanghi and Amish Tripathi in its TVCs?

Ans. Amazon Kindle

Q.5. Poor Richard’s Almanack was a yearly almanac published by an American scientist, who adopted the pseudonym “Richard Saunders” for this purpose. The publication appeared continually from 1732 to 1758. It was a bestseller; print runs reached 10,000 per year. Name the scientist.

Ans. Benjamin Franklin

Q.6. JIVA is an unique spa by which popular Hotel Chain? (Hint: Unlike other spas in hotels, this stays open to outsiders as well)

Ans. Taj Hotels

Q.7. Shraddha Kapoor is the brand ambassador of which cosmetics chain started by a company called TOMCO?

Ans. Lakme

Q.8. A certain change was adopted by Boeing in its 777-300ER model that resulted in the addition of 14 seats into the plane. Inspired by a certain widespread practice across India, what did they do?

Ans. Reduced the size of toilets.

Q.9. Founded by Ernst Kronreif and Johann Hans Trunkenpolz. This motorcycle company traces its origin to 1934 when JohannTrunkenpolz set up a metal workingand locksmith shop in Name the company.


Q.10. Identify this Indian Minister.


Ans. Suresh Prabhu

Q.11. Which Indian IT company acquired Skava​,​a Leading Provider of Digital Experience Solutions for the Retail Industry for 120$ millions?

Ans. Infosys

Q.12. Where do we find of these colours?

Circuit board green, cyberspace orange, floppy yellow, graphic green, green.com, infra red, megabyte blue, megahertz maroon, online orange, plug & play pink, point & click green, transistor yellow, ultra violet, web surfing’ blue, world wide web yellow, www.purple

Ans. Crayola Colours

Q.13. Which famous Google project traces its origins to an earlier version conceptualised by Anurag mishra while studying in IIT Kharagpur?

Ans. Google Scholar

Q.14. Ad campaign by which cosmetics company?


Ans. Revlon

Q.15. Recently, Edward P. Gilligan the president of a Credit card company died of a heart attack while in a flight. Which company did he head?

Ans. American Express

Q.16. The founder of this chain decided to put a ‘dot’ in its logo with each store they opened. However, he gave up the idea once the number of stores became too many. Name this popular chain.

Ans. Domino’s

Q.17. Name this famous marketing guru of Indian origin.


Ans. Baba Shiv

Q.18. Which tech giant is known as Big Blue because of the blue colored logo it had in the 20th century?

Ans. IBM

Q.19. Logo of which Indian company?


Ans. Infibeam

Q.20. Which Indian company sold its 45 per cent stake in a shale gas joint venture with Pioneer Natural Resources at Eagle Ford, US, by next week at a far lower valuation than its initial expectation of $4.5 billion.

Ans. Reliance

Questions contributed by Susovan Mahapatra