Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Varanasi– Regional Round Questions
- WINNER :
- IIT BHU – Aditya and Ashwin
- RUNNER UP :
- MNNIT Allahabad – Aditya and Aakash
Q.1. Identify this coffee shop. It was an exclusive one. Only for its premium customers. It went on to become a café. Where in the world was this located?
Q.2. In medieval times, a dish called the ‘Numbles’ which was the innards of animals was a common dish on peasants. Which phrase commonly used in modern world came from the act of consuming these ‘Numbles’? It is also an economic barometer of countries
Ans. Eating the Humble Pie
Q.3. A famous philanthropist from New Zealand funded it.
Ans. Edmund Hillary
Q.5. The cloth for what purpose is reportedly 658 sq.meters of pure silk, weighs 670 kgs, it also use 120 kg of gold twine and it costs the country that makes it about US $4.6 Million?
Ans. It is cloth used to cover the Kabah in Mecca
Q.6. These were called the Dabbas. What is this, who created it? Created on the request of Nehru.
Ans. Election Ballot Boxes created by Godrej
Q.7. She heads a huge corporation. Which one?
Q.8. Question on Kinderjoy and USA.
Ans. Quid ditch
Q.10. Question on Happy birthday to You.
Q.11. Question on Cindrella Effect.
Q.12. What is this?
Ans. Symbol of peace
Q.13. What does this hoarding do?
Ans. It dispenses Beer
Q.14.Question on Kathak.
Q.15. The origin of which modern day profession originated in the mid 16th century as the name for a clerk or registrar of a court where he would note down the ‘Acts’ or ‘events’ that happened?
Q.16. At the end of each year, Yahoo! India releases the personality of the year list. For the year 2015, PM Modi, Delhi CM Kejriwal, Nitish Kumar, Deepika Padukone, were all considered. But who finally became the personality of the year?
Q.17. Identify the logo.
Q.18. Question on Jindal Steel
Q.19. Who would you associate this with?
Q.20. Question on crypto processors
Q.22. Who was the designer of this watch?
Ans. Charles Lindbergh