Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jamshedpur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jamshedpur – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • NIT Jamshedpur – Palak and Aakash
  • RUNNER UP :
  • IIT Kharagpur – Arjit Patra and Sayan Dutta

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Connect.

Untitled

Ans. Women Time person of the year

Q.2. Internet Saathi is an initiative by whom to help rural Indian women get on to the Internet?

Ans. Google

Q.3. Which scientist is known for isolation of oxygen?

Ans. Joseph Priestly

Q.4. Question on Tenant farmers and Henry Ford

Q.5. Question on Didi Kuaidi.

Q.6. Ehuts are a initiative of which bank?

Ans. IDBI Bank

Q.7. Connection on Cycle agarbatti

Q.8. Expand FSSAI?

Ans. Food Safety and Standards Authority of India

Q.9. Question on Cathedral builder 

Q.10. Question on Make in India’s Twitter hashtag smiley

Q.11. Question on Etymology of chauffeur

Q.12. Question on History of Cadilac

Q.13. Who is behind Tata Open?

Ans. Prakash Padukone

Q.14. Ice hat is a concept assocaited with which company?

Ans. Nike

Q.15. Which toy shop began as Noah’s ark?

Ans. Hamleys

Q.16. Question on Montblanc being the Patron of Art Luciano Pavarotti

Q.17. Question on Bang & Olufsen

Q.18. Question on History of Cummins

Q.19. Question on Etymology of Maybelline

Q.20. Which watch brand is officially allowed in Wimbledon?

Ans. Rolex

Q.21. Question on Guerilla marketing

Q.22. Question on History of CCD

Q.23. Santoor is owned by whom?

Ans. Wipro

Q.24. Chitra Ramakrishna associated with?

Ans. NSE

Questions contributed by Kautuk Raj. 

He has eached the national finals of Thomas Cook Travel Quest, won an all expenses paid trip to Singapore and Malaysia. Friends with top quizmasters in India, he studied at School Rajendra Vidyalaya, Jamshedpur. Jamshedpur = A city every Indian should visit. It makes you feel so proud, and in many ways laid the foundations of the business economy in India.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Coimbatore – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Coimbatore – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • PSG College of Technology – Pranav R and Ram Prakash
  • RUNNER UP :
  • CIT – Rahul and Uthresh

Regional Round Questions:

 Q.1. The Act came into force with effect from 1 April 1957, after which anna and pice denominations were demonetised. The rupee remained unchanged in value and nomenclature. It, however, was now divided into 100 ‘paisa’ instead of 16 annas or 64 pice. Which act?

Ans. Decimal Coinage act

Q.2. Id the man who is the owner of Miami dolphins and could soon takeover F1?

stephen ross

Ans. Stephen Ross

Q.3. Maithon power limited is a JV between Tata power and DVC. What is DVC?

Ans. Damodar Valley Project

Q.4. Connect.

TataSky

Ans. Tata sky

Q.5. Adagio, Mercure, Novotel are all hotels owned by which group?

Ans. Accor

Q.6. A question about Xerox having issues with Seagate

Q.7. W Hotels Worldwide is getting into bed with which music artist and entrepreneur and Coca-Cola to bring the EKOCYCLE brand to its hotels?

Ans. I.Am

Q.8. Which tata company started a conservation programme for the endangered mahseer fish by launching the ‘Act for Mahseer’ programme in May this year in Arunachal Pradesh?

Ans. Tata Power

Q.9. Brothers Kedarnath and Dwarakanath Anand established this company in Sialkot. The company manufactures a wide range of sports goods. They have come from Lahore where they apprenticed in their uncle’s sports shop RICHIE Sports. Which company?

Ans. Sanspareils Greenlands

Q.10. Book by?

misbehaving

Ans. Richard Thaler

Q.11. A question about the word Ummm

Q.12. Which financial institution was founded by him?

sriram group

Ans. Sriram group

Q.13. A question on 3D printed car

Q.14. A question on Henry Ford

Q.15. Which newspaper published in Kolkatta is a descendent of two English newspapers The Englishman and the Friend of India?

Ans. Statesman

Q.16. A connect question on Firstcry.com

Q.17. A connect question on Pantene

Q.18. He serves as the CEO of which airline?

gaurang shetty

Ans. Jet Airways

Q.19. A question on MK Solutions

Q.20. Which company has lauched an offline project called Project Udaan?

Ans. Amazon

Q.21. The employees of what are called Viva and Aviv?

Ans. Taj Vivanta

Questions contributed by Anuradha Pai, Surya Narayanan

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Vadodara– Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Vadodara – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • SEMCOM, Anand – Bhushan Patel and Stanny Davis
  • RUNNER UP :
  • IRMA, Anand – Mrinmoy and Ranadeep

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. What 3 digit number was trademarked by Levis as part of its brand?

Ans. 501

Q.2. Question on MICO Bosch

Q.3. Connect question Manchester United.

Q.4. Identify.

Bimbendum

Ans. Bibendum

Q.5. Which company invented the mobile phone?

Ans. Motorola

Q.6. Which company of the Tatas makes products with TIDCO, a government enterprise near Hosur, Bangalore?

Ans. Titan

Q.7. Who is this famous author?

robert kiyosaki

Ans. Robert Kiyosaki

Q.8. The origin of this device is in the fact that it was a position indicator and hence called ‘XY indicator’?

Ans. Mouse

Q.9. Whose award winning marketing campaign is this?

Benetton

Ans. United Colours of Benetton

Q.10. Connect question on RBI governors.

Q.11. Identify.

Marissa Mayer

Ans. Marissa Mayer

Q.12. Why did Steve Jobs only wear turtlenecks?

Ans. Symbolic of buttons on iPhone

Q.13. What is the name of the foundation created by Richard Branson?

Ans. Virgin Foundation

Q.14. What portfolio does he hold?

rajwardhan singh rathore

Ans. Minister of State Information and Broadcasting

Q.15. Who is the owner of Filmfare and Femina in India?

Ans. BBC

Q.16. Question on Victory’s Aircraft, World cup champions.

Q.17. Question on Airport

Q.18. Whose commercial is “Uninhibited type?”

jaguar

Ans. Jaguar

Q.19. Who was the CEO of Tata Consultancy before N Chandrasekaran?

Ans. S Ramadorai

Q.20. Why was this brand produced?

Diego Maradonna

Ans. Diego Maradona

Q.21. Which brand was the first in the world to de-brand, as in use only the logo?

Ans. Nike

Q.22. Connect question on Coca Cola and Olympics.

Q.23. Henry Ford often used what he called ‘the symbol of economic independence’ that was gifted to him by an Indian he never met. Who or what?

Ans. Mahatma Gandhi, Charkha

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Cochin – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Cochin– Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER : 
  • Model Engineering Kochi – Avinash Pai and Sachin
  • RUNNER UP :
  • NUALS Kochi – Rohit Balagopal and Niranjan Sudhir

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Which Lamborghini brand is a reference to the atomic number of carbon as a recognition to the extensive use of carbon fibres in it?

Ans. Sesto Elemento

Q.2. Which brand uses these horses?

Budweiser

Ans. Budweiser

Q.3. Which company was founded by Stan Shih as Multiech in 1976?

Ans. Acer

Q.4. Connect.

World Food Prize

Ans. World Food Prize 

Q.5. Which was the first palace to be converted into a Taj luxury hotel?

Ans. Udaipur Lake Palace

Q.6. This hospitality company, floated by the members of the promoter’s family of an FMCG company became Taco Bell India’s first franchisee. Their claim to fame is one of their ancestors was believed to be a doctor. Which FMCG?

Ans. Dabur 

Q.7. The first recipient was Alan Perlis. Frances E Allen of IBM in 2006 was the first female recipient. What?

Ans. ASM Turing Award 

Q.8.This LGT Headquartered in Vaduz, it’s a princely house that owns a private banking group in this world.

LGT

Ans. Liechtenstein

Q.9. Which African country is the largest producer of cocoa?

Ans. Ivory Cost

Q.10. Connect question on Ed Woodward.

Q.11. Techno kart is the new umbrella company. They consolidated Next retail, Planet M, Digi world. They also launched a new logo, which was a part of their group branding, promoted by SRK. What?

Ans. Video con

Q.12. Identify this famous co- author of Chicken Soup for the soul. The other gentleman is Mark Victor Hansen.

jack canfield

Ans. Jack Canfield

Q.13. He coined the term Artificial Intelligence. He developed the lisp. Won a Turing Award. Who is he?

Ans. John mcCarthy

Q.14. Which company jointly owns this with Botswana as a country?

debswana

Ans. De Beers

Q.15. As the quality control manager of the Pershing missile program, he was credited with a 25 percent reduction in the overall rejection rate and a 30 percent reduction in scrap costs. He  became a quality guru. Who?

Ans. Philip Bayard “PhilCrosby

Q.16. How do we better know this shirt? It was created by David Ogilvy.

hathaway

Ans. Hathaway

Q.17. It was during the movie Great Gatsby that this designer got recognition. Diane Keaton’s title character in the feature film Annie Hall also got fame to this designer. Which American fashion designer is this, who also loves horses?

Ans. Ralph Lauren

Q.18. Which luggage brand did the Shwayder Brothers create?

Ans. Samsonite

Q.19. I am a Nobel Laurete in Economics. I wrote a path breaking book ‘Administrative Behaviour’ where I spoke of decision making as the heart of an administration. Who?

Ans. Herbert A. Simon

Q.20. Which group in India is this?

wadia group

Ans. The Wadia group

Q.21. After saffron which is the world’s costliest spice?

Ans. Vanilla

Q.22. Connect question on NASA

Q.23. Which joint venture of India hotels is the largest airline catering service of South asia?

Ans. SATS, Taj & Singapore Airlines Joint Venture

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Kozhikode – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Kozikhode – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • NIT Calicut – Nakul and Ameen M
  • RUNNER UP :
  • NIT Calicut – Sreerang and Shubham

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. What in the modern world are social ghosts?

Ans. Notifications from social media accounts of dead people

Q.2. Sir Anthony H has given names to many liquor brands. What does H stand for?

Ans. Hayward

Q.3. Computer Masti and Words Worth are offerings by which Tata company?

Ans. Tata Class Edge

Q.4. Connect.

google

Ans. Don’t be Evil

Q.5. This company expanded its entry level bike range by launching the 100cc bike, Livo. Which company?

Ans. Honda

Q.6. Who is called the Warren Buffett of Mexico?

Ans. Carlos Slim Helu

Q.7. Wherever wheels are rolling, no matter what the load, the name that’s known is _________. Where the rubber meets the road. Which famous tyre brand’s jingle?

Ans. Firestone

Q.8. Identify the person with Ratan Tata.

sal khan

Ans. Sal Khan of Khan Academy

Q.9. ‘The Case of the Bonsai Man” is written by?

Ans. R Gopalakrishnan

Q.10. Connect.

KC10

Ans. Chivas Regal

Q.11. David and Simons Reuben control Plaza and Dream Downtown Hotel in the United States. With which Indian group would you associate this deal?

Ans. Sahara

Q.12. Which famous brand came up with this campaign- “How far are you from the real bumper”?

Ans. Fiat

Q.13. In typography, this is a little extra stroke found at the end of the main vertical and horizontal ends of a letter. What is this entire family of font called?

Ans. Seriff

Q.14. What is Inemuri in Japan?

Ans. Allowing employees to sleep during work hours

Q.15. Which world agreement gave the world, IMF and World bank?

Ans. Bretton Woods Agreement

Q.16. Complete the list of 4 great inventions of China- ______, compass, gun powder, printing?

Ans. Paper

Q.17. Tangerine movie was shot on?

Ans. iphone

Q.18. “How Not To Make Money” is a book by?

Ans. Raj Kundra

Q.19. The effect of 1973 energy crisis was forcing Ford to experiment with a small car. Which brand thus resulted?

Ans. Fiesta

Q.20. “To the Brink and Back” is a book about Manmohan Singh by?

Ans. Jairam Ramesh

Q.21. What is the tribal conference held by the Tata steel at Jamshedpur called?

Ans. Samvaad

Q.22. Connect.

KC21

Ans. Marico Industries

Q.23. Question on Ambuja Cement

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Nagpur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Nagpur – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • VNIT – Mukund Srinivasan and Aditya Prava
  • RUNNER UP :
  • Hislop College – Aniruddha and Raunak Patni

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Which Bakeries, owned by Unilever, was sold by them to Nimman Foods?

Ans. Modern Foods

Q.2. Which Insurance Company created this family, called the “Boo Boo Family”, in order to urge the people to take up insurance policies?

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Ans. Bajaj Allianz

Q.3. To mark the 45 years of Range Rover, a Range Rover was made to cross a bridge. What was so special about this bridge?

Ans. The bridge was made of paper

Q.4. (Freehit) Connect The Indian Railways, Rudyard Kipling and Emile Moreau, a French Author.

Ans. A H Wheeler

Q.5. Which Company sells its products under the label, “Emporio”?

Ans. Armani

Q.6. Which vehicle manufacturer was the first Indian company to sign a deal with a foreign company, when it had a deal with Chrysler to assemble some of its parts?

Ans. Premier Automobiles

Q.7. What was invented and patented by American inventor, Mary Anderson in 1903, who called her invention a “window cleaning device”?

Ans. Windshield wipers

Q.8. Which company sponsored this event?

8

Ans. Spykar

Q.9. A question on Intel.

Q.10. A connect question on Waldorf Hotels

Q.11. The shareholders of which bank, reappointed Rana Kapoor as the CEO And MD of the bank?

Ans. Yes Bank

Q.12. A question on Saravana Stores.

Q.13. This is the Hitl Hotel, which is located in Zurich. It is the world’s oldest _______ hotel. The _______ is something which is very integral to India, so people have the misconception that the oldest ______ hotel must be in India. However, this is the oldest ______ hotel.

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Ans. This is the world’s oldest Vegetarian hotel.

Q.14. What new technology was introduced by Kodak in 1976, which was considered very promising, but failed in the market, as Kodak couldn’t capitalize on the technology?

Ans. Instant Cameras

Q.15. This is Balkrishan Goenka, who is the founder of a company, which is associated with Wimbledon. Identify the company.

15

Ans. Welspun Towels

Q.16. Bajaj launched a new bike called the AS 150. What does AS in the name stand for?

Ans. Adventure Sport

Q.17. A question on Marriott.

Q.18. Identify this gentleman.

18

Ans. Fauja Singh

Q.19. Who was voted as the most desirable fictional character in the Tata Literature Live! Survey, 2015?

Ans. Sherlock Holmes

Q.20. Empress Mills is located in which city?

Ans. Nagpur

Questions contributed by Aditya Morarka, Aniruddha Morarka

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Dehradun – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Dehradun – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • UPES – Vishnu and Mudassir Khan
  • RUNNER UP :
  • IIT Roorkee – Navneet and Vineet

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. He is Ray Tomlinson, he is credited for the creation of which symbol?

Ray Tomlinson

Ans. E-mail

Q.2. Which coffee brand now owned by the Tatas was created by the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea company in 1859?

Ans. 8’o Clock coffee

Q.3.Connect:

Big Mac

Ans.Big Mac Index

Q.4. Samvaad is tribal festival organised by which Tata company?

Ans. Tata Steel

Q.5. Founders of?

Jaguar

Ans. Jaguar

Q.6. What theory did he create? It has his first name.

peter

Ans. Peter Principle

Q.7. What traces its origins to the 1925 merger of the Holt Manufacturing Co. and the CL Best Tractor Company?

Ans. Caterpillar Inc.

Q.8. After placing which sculpture in Amsterdam in 2012 did artist Arturo Di Modica say “It would be good for everybody in Europe to have some kind of kick from the mascot. Europe is in an Economic crisis. Think positive! Together we will go up!”?

Ans. The charging bull

Q.9. Connect.

Virus

Ans. Virus

Q.10. What social networking space was founded by Tom Anderson and Chris DeWolfe?

Ans. Myspace

Q.11. which company recently sold its 4.2% stake in Bharati Airtel for USD 200 Million?

Ans. Vodafone

Q.12. What was initially called Parkesine and Xylonite brfore John Wesley Hyatt used it to replace ivory in manufacture of billiards balls?

Ans. Celluloid

Q.13. His name is Stelios Haji-Ioannou. He is the founder of which low cost airline?

Easy Jet

Ans. EasyJet

Q.14. TE Stockwell co- founded this retail company.

Ans. TESCO

Q.15. What did this great man give to the world? His name is Dr.Vint Cerf.

D12

Ans. TCIP Protocol

Q.16. Which award, named after an automotive industry legend, is given each year to a film at the Sundance Film Festival to a feature film, that focuses on science or technology as a theme, or depicts a scientist, engineer or mathematician as a major character?

Ans. Alfred P Sloan

Q.17. Which publishing house is this? They use two letters AK to describe themselves.

Knopf

Ans. Knopf Publishers

Q.18. What is Seigniorage?

Ans. Real value of the coin, currency

Q.19. Which organisation traces its origin when a dying 7 year old, Christopher James wanted to become a police officer, therefore a world famous organisation came into existence?

Ans. Make a Wish Foundation

Q.20. In collaboration with which company did TCS launch Centre of Excellence for Internet of Things at Hyderabad?

Ans. Intel

Q.21. Which concept was described in 1887, by Edward Bellamy in his novel, “Looking Backward”. Bellamy used the term in the context of spending a citizen’s dividend from the government, rather than borrowing?

Ans. Credit Card

Q.22. The revamped 3-D “app icon” –like look modernizes its long-standing “digital roots”. The new slogan ‘Red .Hot .Spicy’ is illustrated by the red swatch on the layouts, which projects the bold and spicy avatar of the brand.

Ans. Spicejet

Q.23. Connect.

connect

Ans. McDonalds

Contributed by Bodhanapu Vishnu.

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jalandhar – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jalandhar – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • GNDU Amritsar – Swar Grover and Siddharth Mahajan
  • RUNNER UP :
  • Lovely University – Deepak Goyal and Piyush Sahu

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. What-are-the-meanings-of-the-symbols-on-Indian-currency-notes,

currency

Ans. A special intaglio feature (raised  printing) has been introduced on the left of the watermark window, on  the obverse (front) on all banknotes except Rs.10/- banknote. This feature is in different shapes for various denominations (Rs.20-Vertical  Rectangle, Rs.50-Square, Rs.100-Triangle, Rs.500-Circle,  Rs.1000-Diamond) and helps the visually impaired to  identify the  denomination”

Q.2. Name of which company was inspired from Moby-Dick, or, The Whale, an 1851 novel by Herman Melville?

Ans. Starbucks                        

Q.3. The Hryvnia, sometimes Hryvnya, is the currency of which country?

Ans. Ukraine

Q.4. UN. appointed former mayor of New York  as his special envoy for cities and climate change, in a bid to build momentum ahead of a planned U.N. summit meeting in September. Name the person?

Ans. Michael Bloomberg

Q.5. Kevin Ashton supposedly coined the popular term  “X” while working for Procter & Gamble in 1999. He later co-founded the Auto-ID Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. What’s X?

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Ans. IOT- Internet of Things

Q.6. Question related to Lalbaugcha Raja,

 Q.7. Logo of which famous event held every year?

miss world

Ans. Miss World

Q.8. X is a term coined by His Majesty the Fourth King of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuck in the 1970s. The concept implies that sustainable development should take a holistic approach towards notions of progress and give equal importance to non-economic aspects of wellbeing. Bhutan measures prosperity by gauging its citizens’ happiness levels, not the GDP. What is X?

Ans. Gross National Happiness

Q.9. The word is possibly derived from Dongri, a dockside village near Mumbai.  The historical term for coarse thick twill-weave cotton cloth, often coloured blue. Cotton twill with indigo dyed warp thread. What?

Ans. Dungaree fabric  now more commonly referred to as denim

Q.10. Significance of this specially designed motor vehicles?

q.10.

Ans. The popemobile is a formal name for the specially designed motor vehicles used by the Catholic Pope during outdoor public appearances.

Q.11. He is often called as Father of Modern Computing. He worked for government and breaking the codes. Churchil said he shortened the war by two years. Famous for his imitation game differentiate between human and machine, who?

Ans. Alan Turing

Q.12. Titan company  is a joint venture between the Tata Group and  government  of which state?

Ans. Tamilnadu

Q.13. Corporate logo of USA designed by which  famous organization?

adbusters

Ans. Adbusters

Q.14. He is associated with asset management firm Rare Enterprises. Famous investor and business personality of India, who?

Ans. Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Q.15. Connect.

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Ans. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. Tarak Mehta serial is first brand ambessdor announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Q.16. He was pioneer in the Indian Olympic movement. As President of the Indian Olympic Association, he financed the Indian contingent to the Paris Olympics in 1924. Name the great personality?

Ans. Sir Dorabji Tata

Q.17. Connect

Untitled

Ans. Ratan Tata (Graduated from Harvard university, invested in Xiaomi, Snapdeal, Urban Ladder)

Questions contributed by Piyush Sahu

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Hyderabad – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Hyderabad – Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER :
  • Osmania Medical College – Syed Mustafa and Syed Murtuza
  • RUNNER UP :
  • ICSI – Syed Manzoor and Muneer Ali

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. Question about start of Time magazine 100 list in 1999

Q.2. Identify.

download

Ans. Rob Janoff, Designer of Apple Logo

Q.3. Identify.

images

Ans. State bank of Patiala

Q.4. Connect question on India Post 

Q.5. Identify. (Hint: CEO of East India Company)

download (1)

Ans. Sanjiv Mehta

Q.6. Identify. (Hint: Creator and designer of Tata Nano)

download (2)

Ans. Girish Wagh

Q.7.  Question on address of Bank of England and Street name Threadneedle.

Q.8. What is this?

20120214110721_HP-garage-1

Ans. Inside photo of HP Garage

Q.9. Question on CK Prahalad

Q. 10. Connect question on Zlatan Ibrahimovic Ventures

Q.11. Name the Tata and Poltrona Frau Decoration & Furniture store?

Ans. Casa Decor

Q.12. Identify.

400px-The_Traitorous_Eight

Ans. Traitorous Eight

Q.13. Ensemble Company, India’s first Designer boutique is by?

Ans. Tarun Tahiliani

Q.14. Which logo’s inspiration is this? This is Kankaria lake in Ahmedabad.

images (2)

Ans. SBI

Q.15. Who is the ex- CEO of Proctor and Gamble India, who took early retirement to write books?

Ans. Gurucharan Das

Q.16. Question on how Anderson Consulting changed its name to Accenture

Q.17. Identify.

download

Ans. ASEAN

Q.18 Question on Israeli currency, Isareli Shekel

Q.19. Which company’s name was chosen in Library of Alexandria?

Ans. Alexa

Q.20. Lego brick of ?

0b3c489e436c0aa0f4712d2a1a52d40c

Ans. Napolean

Q.21. Connect

Untitled

Ans. Amartya Sen

Q.22. Where is the Tata Motors plant located in Uttarakhand?

Ans. Pantnagar

Q.23. Identify. What is he credited for?

download (1)

Ans. Tony Verna, Instant Replay Concept

Questions contributed by Gurram Keshava Chandra

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jaipur – Regional Round Questions

Tata Crucible Campus Edition 2016 – Jaipur– Regional Round Questions

RESULTS: 

  • WINNER : 
  • LNMIIT – Mrinal Sharma and Annanya J
  • RUNNER UP :
  • LNMIIT – Sai Krishna and Shobhit

Regional Round Questions:

Q.1. This introduction by American Express is traditionally attributed to employee Marcellus Flemming Berry, after company president JC had problems in smaller European cities after obtaining funds with a letter of credit. What was introduced?

Ans. Travellers Cheque

Q.2. This is an atoll. What did it give rise to?

Bikini

Ans. Bikini

Q.3. Which company is LB on NYSE?

Ans. Limited Brands

Q.4. Which American insurance major is increasing its stake to 49% in its Life insurance venture with Tata Sons?

Ans. AIA

Q.5. Which legendary executive was fired by Henry Ford II in 1978?

Ans. Lee Lacocca 

Q.6. Connect.

Twitter

Ans. Twitter

Q.7. What was conceived at the Major’s Cabin Grill Restaurant in New York City in 1949 when Frank McNamara was dining with clients and realised he had left his wallet in another suit?

Ans. Diner’s Club

Q.8. Where would you find Yaksha and Yakshini statue?

Ans. RBI

Q.9. How do we know the retailer that began as Door Eendrachtig Samenwerken Profiteren Allen Regelmatig?

Ans. SPAR

Q.10. Which TATA company has brands called ASATAF, TAKUMI, APPLAUD, CONTAF and Amplus?

Ans. Rallies India

Q.11. What in the world came from this?

Sedan

Ans. First sedan

Q.12. Which American reality show is known for the phrase, “You’re fired”?

Ans. Celebrity Apprentice

Q.13. Connect.

ITC

Ans. ITC

Q.14. Which Italian car manufacturer is based in Maranello?

Ans. Ferrari

Q.15. This is the headquarters of which famous institution in the world of finance?

IMF

Ans. IMF

Q.16. This term is attributed to Ian Mcleod and refers to a situation in which the inflation rate is high, the economic growth rate slows, and unemployment remains steadily high. Which economic term?

Ans. Stagflation

Q.17. He is Martin Rapaport. He publishes Rapaport Index which controls the price of?

Ans. Diamond

Q.18. Which term originated, when Henry VIII besieged Pope Clement VII with around 80 or so petitions for the annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon?

Ans. Red tape

Q.19. Non-profit organisation Champions against Bullying has paired up with American ad agency Deutsch to create a NiceBot. What does it do?

Ans. Says Nice things 

Q.20. These two flowerflies are named after?

Bill GatesBill Gates

Ans. Bill Gates, Paul Allen

Q.21. Which media personality from India has recently launched EazyDiner, a restaurant reservation and concierge services platform?

Ans. Vir Sanghvi

Q.22. Which Tata Company and AIIMS announced the launch of a patient friendly Out Patient Department (OPD)?

Ans. TCS

Q.23. Connect.

CD Players

Ans. CD Players