Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2014 – Ranchi – Regional Finals Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2014 – Ranchi – Regional Finals Questions

Results:

  • WINNER:
    Bokaro Steel –
    S.W. Kispotta and Anand Raj
  • RUNNER UP:
    Bokaro Steel –
    Debabrata Chowdhury and Rajiv Gautam

Regional Finals Questions:

1. World’s first manufacturer of Terry Towel opened its factory in 1850. Now known as a different name.

A. Christie’s

2. This bull is found in an Asian country and has a major say in the world economy. Name the city.

A. Shanghai

3. Connect:

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A. Concorde

4. Question on brown vans used in the USA and the company in question is UPS.

5. Dennis Gabor invented something in 1940s which was widely relevant in India last year.

A.Holography

6. HMS Birkenhead capsized in 1852, this has led to a protocol which is still is followed all over the world.

Allowing the women and children to board the life boats first.

7. She is Rebecca Webb Carranza, someone who invented/popularized something that is liked by all. What?

A. Tortilla Chips

8.Connect:

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A. Force India F1 team

9. Connect:

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A. KKR IPL team

10. T.T. Varadarajan floated Maya Appliances, the makers of the well-known mixie brand Preethi. His famous uncle was a finance minister at the Central Government Cabinet. Who?

A. T.T. Krishnamachari

11. The La Colombe has formed the alliance with ______ for charity in Africa.

A. Leonardo DiCaprio

13. This street in London gave rise to which cigarette brand.

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A. Pall Mall

14. Book written by?

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A. Kishore Biyani

15. The 5th pocket which is the smallest one in Levi’s jeans was made for which purpose?

A. Keeping pocket watches by the miners.

16. Seen in the picture is John F. T. Jane. What did he help created?

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Jane’s Defence review which later became Jane’s Defence Weekly

17. 1st escalator in Mumbai was in this building. Which one?

A. Air India Nariman Point building.

18. Who is he?

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A. Lenovo founder Liu Chuanzhi

19. This company was taken over by a huge company. Which?

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A. MICO taken over by Bosch

20. Connect the milk bottle to the US Great Depression era which had long queues of unemployed people to a very infamous person.

A. Al Capone; He was responsible for expiration dates on milk bottles/jugs.

 

Questions contributed by S. S.Panda.

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2014 – Ranchi – Preliminary Round Questions

Tata Crucible Corporate Edition 2014 – Ranchi – Preliminary Round Questions

Results:

  • WINNER:
    Bokaro Steel –
    S.W. Kispotta and Anand Raj
  • RUNNER UP:
    Bokaro Steel –
    Debabrata Chowdhury and Rajiv Gautam

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. For this post, Rs.15000/- is deposited with RBI. Rs. 1.5lacs is the salary but $3.8 million is spent per annum for this post. T.N. Seshan & P.A. Sangma failed. Which post?

A. President of India.

2. Co-branded products with Ferrari; Name is the latin word which means acute, sharp, able & facile. Which company?

A. Acer

3. “The Miracle of Science’’ is the present tagline since 1999. Previous tagline was: “Better things for better living through chemistry.” Identify this huge chemical company.

A. DuPont

4. Logo of?

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A. Eureka Forbes

5. World leader during the World War 2. He got a supply of cigars from India and loved Camel cigars. Who?

A. Winston Churchill

6. Set up in 1923 as a temporary ad sign of a real estate company’s project. Dimensions were given.Identify the structure that is visible from long distances.

A. Hollywood sign

7. This artist has sold more art costing above $1million dollars than any other artists in world. Who?

A. Pablo Picasso

8. Which company did he found?

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Moser Baer

9.Set up in 1879,this ‘Great 5 cent’’ store was founded by W.H.Moore. Identify this retail and clothing store.

A. Woolworth

10. VALS is a HR term that came about in 1978. If A=Attitude, L=Life, S=Style; what is V?

A. Values

11. This HR term indicates recruiting staff higher than actually required. What term?

A. Feather Bedding

12. Founder goes by the name, K. Gupta. Which company did he found?

A. Havells

13. He played the role of Lala Haveli Ram in the tele serial ‘Buniyad’in mid 80s.Identify this exemployee of Kitply industries.

A. Alok Nath

14. The Plain Vanilla Company of Finland has launched this popular application. Which?

A. QuizUp

15. This derogatory term for accountants,bankers etc. One word in relation to coffee plantations.

A. Beans.

16. Logo of a:IKEA B:Swedish match c:IBM

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A. Swedish Match

17. These two villages from Chattarpur, Delhi have supplied people to do a specific job since the Mahabharata days. Many establishments like bars/restaurants engage them for their physically imposing figures. What are they called?

A. Bouncers

18. The logo of this bank contains two pillars, a tree and three ‘M’’s.

A. Bank of Maharashtra

19. This business man had to purchase an electric car for his wife Clara in 1914.

A. Henry Ford

20. Print advertisement for PETA.

 

Questions contributed by S. S.Panda.