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:
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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:
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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.

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

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

 

RESULTS: 

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

 

Preliminary Round Questions:

1. Identify this person known as “ RJ ” in the financial world ?

 

1

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

2. Identify the company from the logo “MP” .

2

Milton Plastics

3. Name the actor who owns this company along with Ritesh Sidhwani?

3

Farhan Akhtar

4. “The Winning Way” is a book by which IIM-A graduate?

 

Harsha Bhogle

5. Identify the bank headed by this lady.

4

SBI

6. Identify this company owned by an Indian Group.

5

Corus

7. What is the financial connect between these countries?

6

Rupee

8. Sonata is a car from which South Korean company, launched in 1985?

Hyundai

9. “Without Reserve” is the in house journal of which Government organization?

RBI

10. Internet.org has partnered with which company in India?

Reliance communications

11. The US based company headquartered in Brisbane, California was founded by an audiophile and engineer, Noel Lee, in 1979 by experimenting with different ways to build audio cables, a series of its products for the Chinese market were co-branded with basketball player Yao Ming. (Hint : Which campus aspirational company?)

Monster Inc.

12. Benjamin Careathers, a regular consumer of this company, sued the company $13m for false advertising, arguing that after 10 years of using this product hasn’t enhanced his athletic or intellectual performance.

Red Bull

13. Identify this American comedian who owns as much as 42 Porsche’s .

7

Jerry Seinfeld

14. Bas Bajna Chahiye _____.( FIB ). This music broadcasting company is owned by Times Internet.

Gaana

15. What was launched by NPCI on May 8, 2014 ?

Rupay

16. French word “brimber” which means to rob or extort gives its name to what common english term extremely used in India?

Bribe

17. Katrina kaif is the Brand Ambassador of which airline started by a royal decree issued by Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan ?

Etihad

18. Logo of which Mumbai based company’s app?

8

Mumbai Metro

19. This company formerly called Tandy Corporation was the sponsor of Lance Armstrong. (Hint:It is a bankrupt company.)

RadioShack

20. This is the first issue of which magazine?

9

Time

 

Questions contributed by Viraj Morabia.