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  • ET Quiz 08-Apr-09 Group 5 Kapali 05 Prachi 16 Pankaj 21 Nikhil 28 Kedar 40 On Ali 52 Chandra 56
  • ET Quiz Group 5 8 th April
    • General Rules
    • Quiz is ALL CLOSED except MIND.
    • We have designated two persons who would keep a check on teams, if found with notes or newspaper, 50 points will be deducted
    • For questions with parts, points for complete answer only
  • ET Quiz Group 5 8 th April
    • Rules for Round 1 & 2
    • Each direct question carries 20 points. Pass question carries 10 points
    • Passed question would follow cyclical group order
    • Time allowed 20 seconds
    • Passed question to be answered in 5 seconds
    • Each team will give only one answer. Anyone can answer
    • In case of more than one answer coming, question will be passed to next team
  • Round 1 Macroeconomics Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 1
    • Which govt. administrative ministry decides on matters of accounting policies?
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 1
    • Ministry of Corporate Affairs
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 2
    • Which financial instrument allows companies to hedge their risk against fluctuations in exchange rates? And which two entities, currently prohibited, will be allowed to operate in near future?
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 2
      • Currency Futures FIIs and NRIs
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 3
    • On account of realignment of NSE indices to free float market capital, which two sectors will see a positive shift in weightage of free float market capital.
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 3
    • Banking & FMCG
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 4
    • Govt will form new body to manage govt borrowings soon. What is this body known as why is it being formulated?
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 4
    • National Treasury Management Agency. To manage the cash and borrowings of central and state governments from RBI to avoid conflicts of interest plaguing the central bank
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 5
    • Who regulates commodity exchanges in India? Name the regulator
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 5
    • Forward Markets Commission (FMC)
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 6
    • Recently Fed extended currency swap line to Mexico, Korea, Brazil & Singapore. What is this currency swap?
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 6
    • A currency swap is a transaction where two parties exchange an agreed amount of two currencies while at the same time agreeing to unwind the currency exchange at a future date
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 7
    • DICGC IS A SUBSIDIARY OF RBI. EXPAND DICGC
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 7
    • Deposit Insurance And Credit Guarantee Corporation
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 8 (Extra)
    • NSE Nifty futures are traded on Singapore stock exchange. What is the name of the trading instrument?
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 8
    • Defty future contracts
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 9(Extra)
    • What is full form of S&P CNX Nifty?
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 9
    • Standard & Poors Crisil NSE Index Nifty
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Question 10 (Extra)
    • Banks can value their bonds in two ways. What are those 2 categories?
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Answer 10
      • Held to Maturity (HTM) and Held for Trading (HFT)/Available for Sale
    Round 1 : Macroeconomics
  • Round 2 Domestic and International Environment Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 1
    • Under the notification by health ministry all the processed foods and beverage makers need to carry_______ in there product labels
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 1
    • Nutritional Facts
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 2
    • Which US company entered Indian helicopter market with the first delivery last week?
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 2
    • Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 3
    • Name the two main reasons for the drop in Number of internet users in January 2009
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 3
    • Poor broadband connectivity
    • Cyber policing
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 4
    • Which commission suggests the SMP (Statutory Minimum Price) of cane to Center
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 4
    • Commission for Agriculture Costs and Prices (CACP)
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 5
    • In addition to CBI and SEBI, Which third Govt. Department is a part in investigating the Satyam Fraud Case
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 5
    • Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO)
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 6
    • Who is countries largest port operator?
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 6
    • Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT)
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 7
    • RIL has started producing 2.5mmscmd gas from the d-6 block of kg basin. What is mmscmd?
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 7
    • Million Standard Cubic Metres A Day
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 8 (Extra)
    • Name any one of three companies against whom a probe has been opened by Paris Prosecutors for committing tax fraud?
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 8
    • Michelin
    • Adidas
    • Total
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 9 (Extra)
    • Name chairman and vice chairman of Nasscom and their respective companies?
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 9
    • Pramod Bhasin of Genpact
    • Harsh Manglik of Accenture
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Question 10 (Extra)
    • What is ARC in banking sector? And what is its function?
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Answer 10
    • ARC - Asset Reconstruction Company. ARC typically buys the Non performing assets (NPAs) at a discount rate from the banks
    Round 2 : Domestic and Int. Env
  • Round 3 People of The Week Round 3 : People of The Week
  • ET Quiz Group 5 8 th April
    • Rules for Round 3
    • This is a Visual round
    • Total time allowed 15 seconds
    • The questions will not be passed
    • 20 marks without Hint
    • 10 marks with Hint
    • You can ask for a hint at any time; total time remains 15sec
    • Anyone can answer, Only One and First answer will be considered
  • Sample Question Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Sample Question (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • KV Kamath Managing director and CEO KV Kamath Term ends on April 30 Sample Answer Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 1 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 1 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Only child of Parle Bisleri owner Ramesh Chauhan To Join Parle Bisleri As a Director Jayanthi Chauhan Answer 1 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 2 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 2 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Frederick (Fritz) Henderson Replaced Rick Wagoner as CEO of General Motors Answer 2 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 3 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 3 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Captain Gopinath Capt. Gorur Ramaswamy Iyengar Gopinath, launched low cost airline Air Deccan Answer 3 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 4 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 4 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Ben S Bernanke Chairman of the board of governors of US Federal Reserve Answer 4 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 5 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 5 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Piyush Pandey Executive Chairman of Oglivy & Mather Answer 5 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 6 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 6 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Nulsi Wadia Grandson of Mohammad Ali Jinnah Chairman Bombay Dyeing and Wadia group (Britannia) Answer 6 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 7 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 7 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Nandini Piramal Daughter of Ajay and Swati Piramal Appointed as Executive director of Piramal Healthcare Answer 7 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 8 (Extra) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 8 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Suresh Kalmadi President of IOA, AAA & AFI. Member of INC Answer 8 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 9 (Extra) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Question 9 (Hint) Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Supriya Sule Daughter of Sharad Pawar & Member of the Rajya Sabha Answer 9 Round 3 : People of The Week
  • Round 4 Corporate Talks Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • ET Quiz Group 5 8 th April
    • Rules for Round 4
    • This is a company specific round
    • The team with lowest score so far will choose first
    • Ascending order to be followed on score basis
    • 20 marks for each Question
    • Time allowed 20 seconds
    • The questions will not be passed
    • Anyone can answer, Only One and First answer will be considered
  • Corporate Talks Round 4 : Corporate Talks Click for Next Round
  • Question (Bharti)
    • which foreign company has 31% stake in Bharti?
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Bharti)
    • SingTel (Singapore Telecommunications)
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks Back To Top
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Question (HSBC)
    • Where is HSBC headquarter located?
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (HSBC)
    • London
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks Back To Top
  • Round 4 : Corporate Talks Back To Top
  • Question (Aircel)
    • Aircel Cellular is Indian unit of?
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Aircel)
    • Maxis Communications, Malaysia
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks Back To Top
  • Round 4 : Corporate Talks Back To Top
  • Question (Sun Pharma)
    • Talks between Sun Pharmaceuticals and this firm failed due to price deadlock. Name this firm and the country
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Sun Pharma)
    • Taro Pharmaceuticals
    • Israel
    Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Question (Mahindra)
    • M&M and Swaraj Mazda resolved a pending issue. What is the issue and the agreement
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Mahindra)
    • Use of Swaraj name
    • Swaraj Mazda can use it for two more years
    Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Question (Reliance Money)
    • who has been named the MD of Reliance Money
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Reliance Money)
    • S. Bandopadhyay
    Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Question (Maruti)
    • Maruti is launching a new car. Name it? What is this car popularly known in Europe?
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Maruti)
    • Ritz
    • Europe Name - Splash
    Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Question (Wockhardt)
    • Who are the auditors of Wockhardt?
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Wockhardt)
    • S R BATLIBOI
    Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Question (RIL)
    • Who has RIL partnered with for the new exploration licensing policy for gas supply to the east and west region from the KG basin?
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (RIL)
    • Niko Resources of Canada, had bagged this block in the first round of the New Exploration Licensing Policy. RIL holds a 90% interest in the block, while Niko holds the balance stake.
    Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Question (Brittania)
    • Nusli Wadia group firm and ____ company are equal stake holders in Britannia holding company. Name the company and country it belongs to?
    Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Answer (Brittania)
    • Groupe Danone, France
    Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Back To Top Round 4 : Corporate Talks
  • Round 5 Shoot and Loot Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • ET Quiz Group 5 8 th April
    • Rules for Round 5
    • Rapid fire round
    • Each team given 60 seconds for 7 questions
    • 10 Marks for each question
    • You can skip by saying ‘Pass’, but would not get a chance to answer the question again
    • Any one can answer from the team. One final answer will be accepted
    • At the end of 60 sec if the question has started you get a chance to answer the question.
  • ET Quiz Group 5 8 th April
    • Rules for Round 5
    • Bonus marks :
    Correct Answers Bonus Marks 7 30 6 20 5 10
  • Rapid fire – Group 1….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Group 1 Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1 Expand FIPB. Foreign investment Promotion Board 2 Which French Pharma major has proposed to acquire Piramal healthcare? Sanofi Aventis 3 Which company won Grand Prix award at GoaFest? JWT 4 The duty applied by GOI to ensure the competitiveness of Domestic Producers is called - CVD (Counter Veiling Duty) 5 Bisleri controls what %age of Indian packaged industry? 60% 6 Bajaj Hindustan Chairman Shishir Bajaj 7 Name Shiv Sena’s Executive Vice President. Uddhav Thackrey
  • Rapid fire – Group 2….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Group 2 Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1 When and Where is the East Asia Summit (EAS) going to be held? Thailand, April 11-12, 2009 2 Recently NSDL decided to move to SAT against order issued by special panel set up by SEBI. Expand SAT? Securities Appellate Tribunal 3 Wockhardt chairman who recently stepped down? Habil Khorakiwala 4 Expand DGFT Director General of Foreign Trade 5 Spencer Retail is opening which US fashion brand stores in India? Beverly Hills Polo Club 6 Google is rumoured to buy which company? Twitter 7 What is the election symbol of BSP? Elephant
  • Rapid fire – Group 3….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Group 3 Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1 Which company is looking to buy a part of loss making PSU Indian Telephone Industries (ITI)? Alcatel-Lucent 2 What is the comic strip on editorial page of ET called? Blinkers Off 3 IndiGo Airlines is in talks with which foreign player for an alliance? South African Airways (SAA) 4 Who is the Co-CEO of Motorola? Sanjeev Jha 5 What is the amount G20 pledged for revival this year 1.1 Trillion 6 Expand TDSAT. Telecom Disputes settlement and appellate Tribunal 7 Where was Third Front Rally Held Recently? Bhubaneswar
  • Rapid fire – Group 4….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Group 4 Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1 Maruti Suzuki is planning to phase out Maruti-800 and in which year? 2016 2 RIL has started producing gas from the KG basin. Name the block from which the production has started. D-6BLOCK 3 Name the CEO of Financial Technologies running MCX. Jignesh Shah 4 Expand BCTT (Budget Term, a Tax) Banking Cash Transaction Tax 5 Name the parent group for Spencer Retail. RPG Group 6 M&M has partnered with which Chinese tractor company? Yeuda Group 7 Who has replaced Sanjay Dutt in the elections from Lucknow? Nafisa Ali
  • Rapid fire – Group 6….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Group 6 Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1 RBS is planning to set up a facility in which Indian city? Chennai 2 Expand NEFT? National Electronic Funds Transfer 3 Who won highest no of awards in GoaFest? O & M 4 Which dept. decides the policies in policies for Commodity Future Market? DCA (Dep't. Of Consumers Affairs) 5 India is ranked ___ in broadband penetration. 118 6 WTO’s director General is Pascal Lamy 7 Mamata Banerjee Has made alliance with? Congress
  • Rapid fire – Group 7….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Group 7 Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1   Name 3 world’s most expensive cities for expatriates to live in. 1) Moscow 2) Tokyo 3) Hong Kong 2 DTAA (Double taxation avoidance act) on capital gains in India is applicable in which two countries? Mauritius and Cyprus 3 Who is the executive chairman of McCann Erickson? Prasun Joshi 4 Expand NMDC? National Minerals Development Corporation 5 IMF gold reserves are valued at $95Billion 6 HCL Bagged $100 million data centre contract from which foreign multinational? Xerox 7 Varun Gandhi is currently booked under which act? National Security Act (NSA)
  • Rapid fire – Group 8….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Group 8 Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1 Name Australia's biggest retail chain. Woolworths 2 Aircel is in talks to acquire - loop mobile 3 Which beverage company is launching the touch screen fountain? Coke 4 Expand USO (Indian Telecom Industry) Universal Service Obligations 5 Infiniti retail is a subsidiary of - Tata Sons 6 Who is the CEO of ByCell Telecom? Alexander Louzine 7 Which constitutional article does BJP want to scrap? Article 370
  • Rapid fire – Extra….. Round 5 : Shoot and Loot
  • Rapid fire – Extra Round 5 : Shoot and Loot 1 Bycell has JV with which Indian Player?   Jayalaxmi Group, Hyderabad 2 FICCI Full form   Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry 3 Who is Bharti's Outsourcing Partner IBM 4 Sacked CFO of Satyam Srinivas Vadlamani 5 Expand ARC (Banking sector) ARC - Asset Reconstruction Company. 6 Raptakos, Brett and Co. Filed a suit against which Indian Company Wockhardt 7 ByCell is registered in which european country? Switzerland
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