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?

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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?

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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.

shilpa shetty

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 – Kolkata – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Kolkata  – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

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

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. This property is being sold off to fund Subroto Roy Sahara’s bail. Prince Alwaleed bin Talaland and a New York Sports agent are actively bidding for it. What is being talked about?

Answer: The New York Plaza

Q.2. Identify her famous painter father.

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Answer: Pablo Picasso

Q.3. Identify the logo.

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Answer: Random House

Q.4. This Japanese car derives its name from the Greek word “Ethos” which means spirit.

Answer- Etios

Q.5. Identify the logo. This firm owns the trademark BAT.com

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Answer- British American Tobacco

Q.6. Ashton Kutcher served as the Chief Product Designer for one of the products from this brand.

Answer- Lenovo

Q.7. Expand JIT.

Answer- Just In Time

Q.8. Identify the brand.

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Answer- Fevicol Fevi Kwik

Q.9. Which company has recently launched this App.

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Answer- Facebook

Q.10. Which media house was recently involved in a conflict with Star Group regarding the streaming of World Cup matches?

Answer- Doordarshan

Q.11. Identify the logo.

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Answer- BEML

Q.12. Identify the logo.

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Answer-PWC

Q.13. Identify the logo. This retail chain has the positioning “Helping you spend less”.

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Answer-Star Bazaar

Q.14. Identify the author.

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Answer- Janet Yellen

Q.15. He ran for presidential elections and also started Yellow Journalism. He was also the editor of National Lampoons. Who is he?

Answer- William Hearst

Q.16. This brand literally means a member of a travelling people group with dark skin and hair, traditionally living by itinerant trade and fortune telling.

Answer- Gypsy

Q.17. Name the brand which is also known as Hathiwala.

Answer- Boroline

Q.18. This airline is famous for having liveries of tabla, rangoli, peackock etc. It has the tagline “Simply Priceless”.

Answer- Air India Express

Q.19. Identify the face on the currency.

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Answer- Hans Christian Anderson

Q.20. This sports equipment manufacturer was once endorsed by Saurav Ganguly and Yuvraj SIngh.

Answer- SS

 

Questions contributed by Vishwajeet Singh.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chennai – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chennai  – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • IIT-M- Varun and Chandrashekhar
  • RUNNER UP : 
  • IIT-M- Bharath and Prateek

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1.  Question on the which modern day wedding tradition of gifting diamond ring.

Q.2. In 1854 what was demonstrated for the first time at the New York Crystal Palace, the iron-and-glass exhibition hall at the center of the World’s Fair that changed the construction industry forever?

Ans. Lifts (by Otis)

Q.3. What did James Montgomery Flagg design which later went on to be called “poster of the century.” It was first depicted in the July 6th, 1916 issue of the Leslie Weekly.

JM Flagg- Designer of Uncle Sam

Ans. Uncle Sam

Q.4. Which company was founded in 1876 to provide a solution to the blisters that lumberjacks were experiencing caused by poor quality woollen socks?

Ans. Jockey

Q.5. How do we better know “South Asian Audio Visual Network?”

Ans. Saavn

Q.6. Complete the title of this book with a personality, on whose company this book is based on?

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Ans. Murdoch

Q.7. With which Tata company would you associate this person?

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Ans. Tata CMC

Q.8. “Trade with Trust” is the tagline of?

Ans. MCX

Q.9. Question on Wadia Group.

Q.10. Which Tata company began its journey commissioning its first project in February, 1915 at Khopoli, Maharashtra?

Ans. Tata Power

Q.11. In February 1978 what magazine was launched and became India’s first business magazine that is still in print?

Ans. Business India

Q.12. An offshore investment fund, typically formed as a private limited partnership, that engages in speculation using credit or borrowed capital?

Ans. Hedge Fund

Q.13. In 1907, the California Fruit Growers Exchange went to see Albert Lasker at the Lord & Thomas advertising agency as one of the fruit crops they were growing in abundance but nobody was buying it, Lasker branded the Exchange as Sunkit and told Sunkit to popularise what to increase the sale of the fruit?

Ans. Orange

Q.14. Which company’s IT initiative is this?

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Ans. India Cements

Q.15. Connect: Robert Bosch, Tata Nano and an ad.

Ans. Bosch

Q.16. Identify the personality that appeared as Air Hostess in Air India ad.

Parmeshwar Godrej- appeared as air hostess in Air India ad

Ans. Parmeshwari Godrej (wife of Adi Godrej)

Q.17. Who is on the left?

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Ans. Professor Simply Simple (fictional character by Tata Asset Managment)

Q.18. A company that was once making a takeover attempt but ends up discussing a merger with the target company is called _____ ______.

Ans. Yellow Knight

Q.19. What is a Google Tax?

Ans. A levy on company profits which have only online presence in a bid to divert funds deposited in tax heavens

Q.20. This is a rare picture of which famous person?

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Ans. Kasturi Rangan Iyengar, founder of Kasturi & Sons

Q.21. What in India was founded in 2000 as a website, changed itself to a tabloid-format newspapers in 2004 and switched to a magazine in 2007?

Ans. Tehelka

Q.22. Project Last Mile is an initiative from which MNC?

Ans. Coca Cola

Q.23. Connect: Classmate ad, Mint-o, Surya Nepal ?

Ans. ITC

Q.24.  Identify the personality.

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Ans. Gemini Ganesan/ Gemini Studios

Q.25. Who owns the site r.com?

Ans. Rajnikanth

Q.26. Which entity had a clash with HSBC over the rights of using HSBC? (Think local)

Ans. Hotel Saravana Bhavan Corporation

 

Questions contributed by Samyuktha Raman, Jitendra Gaglani and Saiprasath Janarthanan.

 

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chennai – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Chennai  – Preliminary Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • IIT-M- Varun and Chandrashekhar
  • RUNNER UP : 
  • IIT-M- Bharath and Prateek

 

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q1. Who is the journalist who stepped down from NDTV to start a Multi Media Corportation?

Answer- Barkha Dutt

Q2. Name the group that owns: Parry Murray, Ambadi, Coromandal, Morgan, Sterling ?

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Answer- Murugappa Group

Q3. Which bank has launched ‘Pockets’, a venture of banking through Facebook?

Answer- ICICI Bank

Q4.  Panaya, is the investment by which company that had a new CEO in 2014?

Answer- Infosys

Q5. White diamonds is a perfume connected with which actress?

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Answer-Elizebeth Taylor

Q6.  Name the Internet broadband company associated with Reliance Industries? (Clue:3 WORD ANSWER)

Answer-Jio

Q7. First choice is a car sales venture of which automobile giant ?

Answer-Mahindra

Q8. “Brand Capital”  is associated with which media group ?

Answer- Bennett, Coleman and Company Limited (Times Group)

Q9.  “Pleasing people world over” is the tagline of which company? Here is its logo.

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Answer-Holiday Inn

Q10.  Raaj Kamal Films International is owned by whom ?

Answer- Kamal Hassan

Q11.  This is the currency of which country?

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Answer- Mauritius

Q12. Heathrow has been replaced by which airport as the world’s busiest airport?

Answer-Dubai International Airport

Q13. Identify the person? (Clue : He is named after another person called Pauling )

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Answer- Linus Torvalds

Q14. Along with Jagdish Bhagavati, who co-authored “Reforms and Economic transformation of India”?

Answer-Arvind Panagariya

Q15. Kotak Mahindra Bank is to acquire which bank ?

Answer- ING Vysya

Q16. What is the service by a software company initially given at free prices but later charged called ?

Answer- Freemium

Q17. “Witness an explosion or wipe the debris off your face”. What in the world of Movies is being referred to?

Answer- IMAX

Q18. Name the Global telecom sponsor of ICC WC 2015?

Answer- Reliance

Q19. Identify. ( Clue : Popular across TAMIL NADU )

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Answer- Narasu’s Coffee

Q20.  What started as Adventnet Inc in 1996? (Clue : 4 Letter Answer )

Answer- ZOHO

 

Questions contributed by Samyuktha Raman, Jitendra Gaglani and Saiprasath Janarthanan.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Nagpur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Nagpur  – Preliminary Round Questions

 

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. Which game was popularly known as Lexico ?

A. Scrabble

2. Currency of which country?

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A. Seychelles

3. This product is owned by P&G which was created by Dr. Joshua ___ .The basic ingredients of the product included castor oil, liniment, ‘dead shot’ vermifuge which was used as popular remedy for cough. Id it?

A. Vicks

4. _______ is a free open source, cross-platform email, news, and chat client developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

A. Thunderbird

5. Campaign by which company against the beheading?

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A. Amnesty International

6. (Hint : One of the TVS bikes) Which software framework for real-time collaborative editing online was originally developed by Google. It initially started as Google Wave.

A. Apache wave

7. What was founded in 1937 by Gangabisenji Agrawal, as a retail sweets and namkeen shop in Bikaner, Rajasthan ?

A. Haldirams

8. Swiss Leaks revealed names of account holders and their balances for the year 2006-07 among which there are 1,195 Indian clients which was covered by the Indian Express Newspaper. Which bank is associated with this?

A. HSBC

9. ID the company started by this person.

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A. Dabur

10. Which famous football player has the most number of Facebook followers ?

A. Cristiano Ronaldo

11. ID the bank (Hint: Previously Part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group)

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A. NatWest

12. It is defined as ‘Any note, stock, treasury stock, bond, debenture, certificate of interest or participation in any profit-sharing agreement.’ It is derived from Old French or Latin words which mean ‘free from care’. What is it?

A. Securities

13. Which famous e-commerce company started its journey by selling the book “Leaving Microsoft To Change The World ”?

A. Flipkart

14. ID the logo of Non-Profit Organization (Hint: Main partner of famous football club)

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A. Qatar Foundation

15. Polytetrafluoroethylene made by DuPont is commonly known as?

A. Teflon

16. Andorra consumes it on an average of 900g (2lb) (per capita). USA is the largest producer and consumer and is banned in Singapore. What is it?

A. Chewing Gum

17. ID the company (Hint: Company of K K Modi Group)

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A. Godfrey Philips

18. Carat, Cut, Color and Clarity are the international standards of which commodity?

A. Diamond

19. ID the person associated with this item.

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A. Shilpa Shetty

20. Which TATA brand has the tagline “ Endless Possibilities” ?

A. Westside

 

Contributed by Uday Kaushik and Tarun Muvvala of Quiz Pro Co. (Quizzing club of VNIT).

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.

chivas

Ans. Chivas Regal

Q.4. Identify.

Spartan

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.

scientist

Ans. Charles Darwin

Q.5. Identify the airline.

Airplane

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.

google

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?

pune

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?

pune HQ

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.

SS

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 ?

apple

Ans. APPLE

Contributed by thank Nikhil Joy and Viraj Morabia

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Navi Mumbai – Regional Round Questions


Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2015 – Navi Mumbai – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER:
    ICAI
     – Viraj Morabia and Apeksh Porwal
  • RUNNER UP:
    Datta Meghe Engineering College 
     – Sagar Surve and Rahul Dole

Regional Round Questions:          

  1. Identify these two brothers. Which company takes its names from them?

1

Answer: Volkart Brothers. Voltas.

  1. What was co-founded by two former Facebook employees, Adam D’Angelo and Charlie Cheever? The inspiration behind creating this was that Q & A is one of those areas on the internet where there are a lot of sites, but no one had built something that was really good.

Answer: Quora

  1. Connect:
    Screen Shot 2015-03-10 at 6.59.56 pm

Answer: KFC

  1. In India, the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ was a payment made to the royal families of erstwhile princely states as part of their agreements to first integrate with India in 1947.

Answer: Privy Purse

  1. This formula is used to calculate what?

2

Answer: Temple Run (Tr)

  1. This person was not allowed to vote after world war II. He is the founder of _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.

    3

Answer: Hugo Boss

  1. Which company ran a ‘smash’ campaign through which people were asked to smash their phones to get an invite?

Answer: OnePlus

  1. Connect:
    Screen Shot 2015-03-10 at 6.59.51 pm

Answer: The Economist. The person is James Wilson.

  1. What was started by seven Gujarati women from Bombay after borrowing Rs 80 from Chhaganlal Karamsi Parekh?

Answer: Lijjat / Shri Mahila Griha Udyog Lijjat Papad

  1. Explain.

4

Answer: Microsoft Cortana

  1. A question on Marvel with the answer being Stan Lee.
  1. Logo of?

    5

Answer: BSA

  1. What is the significance of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena in the world of finance?

Answer: The world’s oldest surviving bank

  1. This is the logo of Mighty Ducks. This club was founded by?

    6

 

Answer: Walt Disney Company

  1. A connect question featuring this image.

    7

Answer: Hero MotoCorp

  1. What was started by her in 1992 which changed the way kids watch television?

    8

Answer: Cartoon Network

  1. Question on the origin of the word ‘Contract’.
  2. Question on the  nickname given to the twin towers after a philanthropist with the answer being Rockefeller.
  1. What are these?

9

Answer: Business cards of Lego executives

  1. Question on ‘who is The Man in the White Suit?’

Answer: The Stig from Top Gear

  1. Which organization was behind this film?

10

Answer: FIFA

  1. Who or what is behind this campaign asking you to join their team?

11

Answer: Indian Air Force

  1. Question on Elisha Gray and an invention.

Answer: Telephone

 

 

Questions contributed by Prasad Sawant.