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Biz Quiz Prelims Answers

  1. 1. Business Quiz The Prelims Created & Conducted by :Ayush Awasthi
  2. 2. RULES      20 Questions 5 Star Marked Questions to decide in case of a tie (No. 5,10,15 & 20) 30 seconds for each question Top 4 qualify to the finals Decision of the Quizmaster is final
  3. 3. 1 Every major company in the world files for an IPO. Expand IPO.
  4. 4. ANSWER Initial Public Offering
  5. 5. 2 Identify this MD of Tata Motors who died recently
  6. 6. ANSWER Karl Slym
  7. 7. 3 How do we better know the joint venture agreement between Priya Exhibitors Private Limited and Village Roadshow Limited ?
  8. 8. ANSWER PVR Cinemas
  9. 9. 4 With which airline would you associate the aircrafts Saffron, Chili, Coriander, Mint & Pepper ?
  10. 10. ANSWER Spicejet Airways
  11. 11. 5* Harpo Productions is a venture by which famous TV personality ?
  12. 12. ANSWER Oprah Winfrey
  13. 13. 6 This brand is sometimes used as a slang term for a African who thinks likes an American because of the appearance of the product. Name the brand.
  14. 14. ANSWER Oreo
  15. 15. 7 Literally meaning "strait" in French and founded in the 18th century, this American city filed for bankruptcy in April 2013, easily the largest city ever to do so, and also the largest debt ever owed by a city. Once a big name in the history of American business, which city is this?
  16. 16. ANSWER Detroit
  17. 17. 8 X was established in 1887 as a piano and reed organ manufacturer as Nippon Gakki Company, Limited. The company's origins as a musical instrument manufacturer is still reflected today in the group's logo—a trio of interlocking tuning forks .
  18. 18. ANSWER
  19. 19. 9 This is a logo of a sports company which was linked to X, the wife of a famous Indian. ID the in-news person
  20. 20. ANSWER Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor
  21. 21. 10* In which company would you find the designations like Mighty Eagle, bird Whisperer, Marketing Wingman etc. ?
  22. 22. ANSWER Rovio !!!
  23. 23. 11 After the success of Bitcoin, there was another cryptocurrency in the market. It was modelled after the American hip hop artist Kanye West. What was the innovative name given to it?
  24. 24. ANSWER CoinYe West
  25. 25. 12 The story begins in 1930s when HUL wanted to start manufacturing something. At that time it was imported in India by a memon family, Dada & Co, under the leadership of Hussain Kassim Dada. They insisted that the branded product should reflect their name, hence in a bid to establish their ownership of the brand HUL did something. What did they do ?
  26. 26. ANSWER They introduced ‘L’ to the Dada resulting in DALDA.
  27. 27. 13 Identify the influential businessman who surprised the world with his newest acquisition. He will also be awarded Edison Awards this year along with Elon Musk.
  28. 28. ANSWER Yang Yuanqing, CEO of Lenovo
  29. 29. 14 His father was an electrical engineer who graduated from the BIT, Mesra. He spent most of his childhood in north Indian towns. He studied mechanical engineering from IIT and then from 1989 he worked for Tata Steel. He left that job in 1992 for a government job. Who ?
  30. 30. ANSWER
  31. 31. 15* Shobha De writes about X: ‘X has put ‘sex’ back into the limp Sensex that makes him seriously hot. With X as bedfellow, economy will be sizzling hot !’ Who is X ?
  32. 32. ANSWER Raghuram Rajan
  33. 33. 16 Identify this app that has gone viral & has been downloaded more than 11 million times.It is based in Toronto, Canada and has 10 employees.
  34. 34. ANSWER
  35. 35. 17 Which fictional company’s logo is this ?
  36. 36. ANSWER
  37. 37. 18 Which Dutch company, very popular in India has a Simplicity Advisory Board ?
  38. 38. ANSWER Philips
  39. 39. 19 Designer Paula Scher of the Pentagram design firm turned to the executives in the room and asked them: “Your name is ___. Why are you a flag?” This led to a significant change. What?
  40. 40. ANSWER
  41. 41. 20* Mysore Paints & Varnish Ltd. is a company located in Mysore. It is the only company authorised to produce a typical product, which is of a great importance in the functioning of the country. What is this product ?
  42. 42. ANSWER Indelible Ink, used in elections