Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Goa – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Goa – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Loansingh.com :Prasad and Siddharth
  • RUNNER UP:: AMUL (Hubli) :Shyam Prasad and Eldrich Rangel

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Who bought the Mobile Store?

Ans. Essar Group

Q.2. Fastest lift in the world was installed in china by which company?
Ans. Hitachi
Q.3. Who owns Purple Pebble Pictures?
Ans. Priyanka Chopra
Q.4. Question on Wells Fargo Advertisement.
Q.5. Protima Bedi bold run, Vijay Mallya are associated with which  magazine?
Ans. Cine Blitz
Q.6. Question on AXA Life Insurance history
Q.7. Question on Mitsubishi History, starting from 1st product.
Q.8. You will wonder where the yellow went, is a line associated with which brand?
Ans. Pepsodent
Q.9. Sameer Gehlot is associated with which company?
Ans. India Bulls
Q.10. Question on the origin of Faasos
Q.11. Eyewear brand promoted by George Clooney, clue: answer similar to a profession?
Ans. Police
Q.12. Question on Cathay Pacific history
Q.13. Happiness townships are associated with?
Ans.Walt Disney
Q.14. Identify?
Ans. Speedo
Q.15. Question on Sony trademark for VAIO.
Q.16. Identify the logo.
Ans. Monsanto
Q.17. Question on the history of Western Union.
Q.18. Which was the first channel to try out as paid channel?
Ans. HBO
Q.19. Cloudyn was acquired by?
Ans. Microsoft
Q.20. Question on Tom Peters.
Questions contributed by Amey Parsekar

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Electronics City Bangalore – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Bangalore Electronics City – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Wipro: Md. Jasimuddin Molla & Kishalay Bose
  • RUNNER UP: Wipro : Adithya Bharadwaj & Ms.Tabitha Anne Lobo

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Identify

Ans. Goli Vada Pav

Q.2. BODVOD is the network content provider for South-Asian community. How do we know BODVOD?

Ans. SAAVN

Q.3. QKR, Paypass are the contact less payment methods from which credit-card franchisee?

Ans. Mastercard

Q.4. MICA was founded by this gentleman in 1991. He is an Indian Advertising Icon and passed away a couple of years back. Who is this Indian Icon?

Ans. AG Krishnamurthy

Q.5. This American Defence/Advertising/Tech company started off as “Special Yarns Company” and is now having an appropriate name to indicate the fact that it had some relevance with textile. Which company is this?

Ans. Textron

Q.6. Lalji Gala is associated with a publishing house that is a common name among school kids. Which publishing house is this?

Ans. Navneet

Q.7. What is D in FIDO?

Ans. Defects

Q.8. “Alive is offline” is a campaign from which soap brand that had Vinod Khanna and Imran Khan as its Brand Ambassdors?

Ans. Cinthol

Q.9. Question on Titan

Q.10. Suchi Mukherjee, started as Indian E-Commerce site while she was on her maternity leave. Which E-Commerce site is this?

Ans. Limeroad

Q.11. Identify.

Ans. Vauxhall

Q.12. Identify the beer brand

Ans. Budweiser

Q.13. Which man came up with “The Worlds of Power”. The man was formerly involved with Yahoo.

Ans. Seth Godin

Q.14. What company was started off as a Balloon Manufacturing firm and is now one of the prominent suppliers to Automobile Industry?

Ans. MRF

Q.15. Which Insurance company has a Mirror, A Serpant and an arrow in its logo?

Ans. Prudential

Q.16. Which Indian Conglomerate has an in-house magazine called “Namaste”?

Ans. ITC

Q.17. Identify the author of “My Years with GM”.

Ans. Alfred Sloan

Q.18. Which Media Moghul started off his career with Southdown Press Publishing?

Ans. Rupert Murdoch

Q.19. Identify the brand.

Ans. Armani

Q.20. Identify the brand.

Ans. Tinyowl

Questions contributed by Samyuktha. R

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Raipur – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Tata Sky :Avijeet B and Kawaljeet Singh
  • RUNNER UP: SAIL, Bhilai Steel Plant :Sanjay S and Manoj Kumar Prasad

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Napoleon Hill’s book ‘Think and Grow Rich’ was inspired by which famous philanthropist ?

Napoleon Hill

Ans. Andrew Carnegie

Q.2. Which dish’s original recipe can be found in the a, Mānasollāsa, an early 12th-century Sanskrit text composed by the South Indian king Someshvara III?

Ans. Idly

Q.3. Which company’s name means Dry Writing in Greek?

Ans. Xerox 

Q.4. M&M has acquired the bike division of which company that used to make ammunitions?

Ans. BSA

Q.5. Logo of which airlines having logo of Cheddar tree?

Ans. Middle East Airlines

Q.6. Magic toy company makes toys for which company, loved by children?

Ans. Kinderjoy 

Q.7.One Plus mobile is owned by which company?

Ans. Oppo

Q.8. Mumbai Dabbawalas can be fined for Rs.25 for which only reason?

Ans. Not wearing Gandhi cap

Q.9. Joseph Addison invented this silent equipment inspired by silent bells of churches?

Ans. Dumbbell

Q.10. This is world first _____________. (Hint: Most probable location would be in India)

Ans. Vegetarian restaurant, Hiltl in Zurich, Switzerland 

Q.11. Who was the interim Finance Minister of India before the partition took place in 1947?

Ans. Liaquat Ali Khan

Q.12. George RR Martin bought the first ticket to which   annual event in 1964 San Diego, New York?

Ans. Comic Con

Q.13. Online Retailer YANDI’s  range of clothes “Bewitched” inspired by which series of books?

Ans. Harry Porter

Q.14. Identify the logo?

Ans. Uber

Q.15. Bangalore Football Club is owned by which steel company?

Ans. JSW

Q.16.Which car company has launced Swatch Car abhiyan?

Ans. Ola

Q.17. Who operates this banana stand, which gives away free bananas?

Ans. Amazon 

Q.18. Question on origin of word this word (Hint: Also the name of parliament of a country)

Ans. Diet

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Jamshedpur – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Jamshedpur – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER: Bokaro Steel : S. W. Kispotta and Anand Raj
  • RUNNER UP: SAIL : Sudhanshu Sekhar Panda and Ravi Banjare

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Identify

Ans. Lord Chelmsford

(Lord Chelmsford christened the steel city Jamshedpur, in memory of Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata, and renamed Kalimati railway station as Tatanagar.)

Q.2. Identify

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?

Ans. Kangaroo

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.

Ans. Mozilla

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?

Ans. Brunswick

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.

Ans. Colgate

Q.20. Advertisement by?

Ans. Smirnoff

Questions contributed by Anand Raj. 

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Cochin – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2017 – Cochin – Preliminary Round Questions

Preliminary Round Questions:

Q.1. Metronaut is the brand from which e-commerce giant?

Ans. Flipkart

Q.2. This is Willard Hotel, New York. Which word originated in the business parlance from meeting of businessmen there?

Ans. Lobbying

Q.3. What is unique about Calvin Klein perfume bottle called CK1?

Ans. First Unisex Perfume

Q.4. In China, the best is Dragon Well. In India, it is FTGFOP1. What are we talking about?

Ans. Tea

Q.5. Question on Museum of London with the map of London in the background.

Q.6.Question on a papermill in old Russia. It was named after another river in a nearby place.

Ans. Nokia

Q.7. Indian Ad on perfume oil in the 50’s from a dental giant?

Ans. Colgate

Q.8. Question on Jack Ma in transgender attire

Q.9. Who is the chairman of NITI Ayog?

Ans. Narendra Modi

Q.10. Identify.

Ans. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Q.11. What is Queen Bee Syndrome?

Ans.  It describes a woman in a position of authority who views or treats subordinates more critically if they are female.

Q.12. Narayan Prasad Subedi was born on August 4. He is associated with?

Ans. Patanjali

Q.13. Whose saga started with a takeover of a textile mill in US in 1964?

Ans. Warren Buffet

Q.14.  Question on Microsoft and Chevron

Q.15. Which Indian sports channel is moving to freechannel from paid one?

Ans. Starsports

Q.16. Priscilla Chan initiative have pumped money to which Ed Tech venture?

Ans. Byju’s Classes

Q.17. Boxes at the entry of US hotel in 19th century. This is the origin of what?

Ans. Tips

Q.18. Question on the fictional bank premises in Australia?

Ans. Gringots of Harry potter

Q.19. Question on a bank in Italy taking collatteral on a product made nearby?

Ans. Cheese

Q.20. Which SAARC country banned plastic recently?

Ans. Bangladesh

Cut off: 11

Questions contributed by Anil Raghavan