Weekly Business Quiz # 269

Q 1. Identify the advertiser

Dabur vatika

Ans. Dabur Vatika – Brave and beautiful campaign

Q2. Name the designer of Indian origin who has designed Michelle Obama’s dress 


Ans. Bibhu Mahapatra

Q3. What is unique about the Web 2.0 suicide machine ?

Ans. It helps fast removal from all social networks

Q4. Who owns the dairy brands Gowardhan, Go and beverages brand ToppUp ?

Ans. Parag Milk Foods Pvt Ltd.

Q5. Name this e-commerce site that is making news for featuring a nude comedian


Ans. Faballey.com

Q6. Identify the advertiser


Ans. Adidas

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Weekly Business Quiz # 268

Q 1. Which model from the Hyundai stable in India is being phased out after 16 years to make way for more profitable models ?

Ans. Santro

Q 2. A new jetliner introduced recently and its maiden flight was from Qatar to Frankfurt. Name the model.
Ans. Airbus A350

Q3. What unexpected move by Swiss National Bank created a panic in Forex markets recently ?

Ans. Removing the cap on limit between Swiss Franc and Euro and making it a free float.

Q4. Who apparently wanted that Air India should give a makeover to its mascot ?

Air India

Ans. PM Narendra Modi

Q5. Which bank in Japan would be introducing robots for the first time to interact with customers ?


Ans. Bank of Tokyo- Mitsubishi

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Weekly Business Quiz # 267

Q1. Which country has banned use of use of skinny models and also made it mandatory to put a disclaimer for digital enhancements of images ?

Ans. Israel

Q 2. NECC adapted an old Hindi film song Meri Jaan Sunday ke Sunday to make a popular jingle. Who was the composer and singers of original song ?

Ans. Chitalkar Ramachanda was the composer, sung by Chitalkar and Meena Kapoor

Q3. What sprouted from a hot dog cart in Madison Square Park in Manhattan created by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group (USHG) 2004 ?

Ans. Shake Shack

Q4. If Air India flights have the prefix AI, Jet 9W, IndiGo 6E, what is the prefix given to the new airline Vistara ?

Ans. Vistara

Q5. Which bank is the first bank to issue contactless debit and credit cards in India ?

Ans. ICICI Bank

Q6. From which country are the Modi brand of Apples , now available in India ?

Ans. Italy

Q7. Which Bollywood star is the new face of Tag Heuer watches in India ?

Ans. Ranbir Kapoor

Q8. Which industrialist features in the first ever Indian coin commemorating an industrialist ?

Ans. Jamsetji Tata

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Weekly Business Quiz # 266

Q 1. What is Gogoro and what it proposes to revolutionise ?


Ans. It is the battery of Gogoro the electric smart scooter. The co is trying to revolutionise the way electric vehicles are charged and utilised.

Q 2. Who is the anchor for the TV spots ” Discover Amazing India with Honda Amaze ” ?


Ans. Chetan Bhagat

Q 3. Who is the advertiser and what is worn by the model around his neck ?


Ans. Social media guard

Q4. What is the new name for Planning Commission ?

Ans. NITI Aaayog

Q5. In which area of management is the Pomodoro technique used ?

Ans. Time Management

- Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan

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Weekly Business Quiz # 265

Q 1. Which well known car dealer in the South is going to set up a car showroom which will have no cars on display, it will be only digital ?

Ans. TVS and Sons

Q2. What is the principle of Net Neutrality, being talked about widely after Airtel’s announcement ?

Ans. No differential charges for various Internet uses.

Q3. Which ethnic wear brand is owned by the Kolkata based Vedant fashions ?

Ans. Manyavar

Q4. With which cricketer would you associate the fashion label WROGN ?

Ans. Virat Kohli

Q5. How did the popular programming language Python get its name ?

Ans. The creator of the language Guido van Rossum was fond of the Monty Python TV series, so he chose the name Python.

Q6. If an Indian Locomotive model has WDM 3 written on it ,what do these letters and number indicate ?

Ans. W-broad gauge D-diesel motive power M-suitable for goods&services 3-3000hp. First alphabet for gauge, Second for Motive Power, Third for Use and Numeral for Horespower is the nomenclature for Indian locos.

Q7. PM Modi has a new management slogan..Avoid ABCD and adopt ROAD…what do the acronyms ABCD and ROAD mean ?

Ans. Avoid Bypass Confuse Delay ( ABCD) & Responsibility Ownership Accountability Discipline ( ROAD)

Q8. What can this machine make ?


Ans. 3D printing of pizza and burger

Q9. Identify the advertiser and also who owns the co.. ?


Ans.  Margadarshi Chits , Ramoji Group of Ramoji Rao

Q 10. Identify this Economist who made waves in 2014 with his book.


Ans.  Thomas Pikety, Capital in the 21st century

Wishing all the readers of India Business Quiz a very happy 2015.

Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan

Weekly Business Quiz # 264

Q 1. What fuel is being substituted for coal by cement plants in order to reduce fuel costs ?

Ans. Petroleum coke

Q 2. Which Indian co launched a motorbike Continental GT535 first in Uk in Sept 2013 and later in India ?

Ans. Eicher Motors through its Royal Enfield division

Q3. According to Jeff Bezos, there are 3 big ideas in retail business 1. Low prices 2. Vast selection..What is the third ?

Ans. Fast delivery

Q4. What is the function of the device ” Target Blue Eye” , now introduced in UK ?

Ans. Real time warning for approaching emergency vehicles, including police, which may be abused.

Q5. Who owns the luxury brands Brequet, Blancpain, Omega , Harry Winston etc ?

Ans. Swatch

Q 6. As per Google who was the most searched person in India in 2014 ?

Ans. Sunny Leone

- Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan


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