1.• In 1968, Dr. Spencer Silver, a chemist at 3M in the United States, developed a "low- tack", reusable, pressure-sensitive adhesive. A person named Arthur Fry used it to develop something which is now commonly used today. What?
3.• X was the choice of NASA and the first watch on the Moon in 1969.• X is the official timekeeping device of the Olympic Games.• James Bond has worn it in films since 1995.• Other famous X owners are John F. Kennedy, Prince William, Buzz Aldrin, Joe Biden, George Clooney, Nicole Kidman, Michael Phelps, Zhang Ziyi, Stephen Colbert and Cindy Crawford.• The company estimates that seven out of every ten people have heard of X watches.
5.• Mr. Qimat Rai Gupta is the founder Chairman and Managing Director of X. In the summer of 1958, Mr Qimat Rai left his education midway and entered into the electric wholesale market in Old Delhi. He setup a small trading company selling fixtures and electric cable to businesses in and around Delhi. With an investment of Rs.10000, he started “Guptajee” which has now grown to become X.
8.• Starting in 1931, magazine ads for _____ featured Santa Claus as a kind, jolly man in a red suit. Because magazines were so widely viewed, and because this image of Santa appeared for more than three decades, the image of Santa most people have today is largely based on our advertising. Which company is this?
• Companies named after their founders’ daughters.
20.• Founded in 1952 by late Shri K.V.Pendharkar, this company has emerged today as makers of the best internationally known products of the Ayurveda.• Having production units at Dombivli, Nagpur and Goa in India.Hint: You have surely seen TVCs of thiscompany in cinema halls before the start of a movie.
22.• He is the sixth richest man on the planet.• His children were the producers of the movie True Grit.• Steve Jobs was the official wedding photographer at his wedding. Name him and the tech company he founded.
29.• This is a picture of a town named “Gar” in Russia which has recently been bought by an internet company X for $148,000 and have renamed it also as X. With the money they will be providing internet connectivity to the villagers. X?
32.• X’s organisation tied up with Tetra Pak, the world’s top packaging solutions company, to sell juices and other concoctions. Already, its gooseberry juice in Tetra Pak packages, Amla Amrit, is out in the market — 65 ml for just Rs 5.• He has also bought Herbo Ved, an ayurvedic products company, in the United States for an undisclosed sum.
38.• This clothing brand was established by the three Shah brothers- Nitin Shah, Arun Shah and Milan Shah in London (1973).• Originally named Sholemay Trading Ltd, it later changed to X because it was short and could be easily written.
39.• X is an Indian business conglomerate chaired by Gautam Thapar.• Business include: Ballarpur Industries (BILT)- India’s Largest paper manufacturer Crompton Greaves- India’s largest power transmission company• Also owns Thapar University