Month: February 2011

Weekly Business Quiz # 67

Q1. With what type of film making would you associate 2D, 3D, CGI, FLASH formats ?

Ans. Animation films

 Q2. Which brand has launched a new TV campaign bringing out Indians’ obsession with extracting value like reuse of wrappers ?

Ans. Maruti

Q3. In the list of top 10 MNCs operating in India cos from which country have the largest representation ?

Ans. Korea with 3 – Hyundai, LG and  Samsung

Q4. Who are the co authors of EXECUTION who claim that they learnt business in their family’s shoe shops as kids?

Ans.  Ram Charan & Larry Bossidy

Q5. If BAIDU is china’s leading search engine what is WEIBO ?

Ans. Microblogging site like Twitter

Q6. What is the opposite for synergy ? Where two plus two is barely three.

Ans. Dysergy

Q7. Charles Coffin CEO from 1892 to 1912 realised that his co’s real products were’nt light bulbs or electric motors but leaders. Which co?

Ans.GE

Q8. Why is indian govt signing agreements with Virgin islands, isle of man, Bermuda ,the Bahamas etc ?

Ans. To get info from tax havens

Q9. Which chilli has toppled the Indian BHUT JOLOKIA to become the hottest chilli in the world ?

Ans. Infinity from England

Q10. With brands like Flying machine, FASTRACK, HERBALIFE which young cricket star is the new toast of the ad world ?

Ans. VIRAT KOHLI

Q11. Unholy telecom alliances TATA- UNINOR , ADAG- SWAN , ESSAR – __ ?

Ans. LOOP

Q12.  Guts, Grit and Gumption’ is a book on the change in which Indian large organisation ?

Ans. SBI

Q13. Connect RELIANCE ,PEPSI, HERO HONDA LG to an event ?

Ans. All sponsors of Cricket world cup ’11  

 
Ans.Watson 
Q15.   “Life is short. have an affair” is th etagline of which controvrsial social networking site promoting adultery ? 
 
Q16. The 83 world cup which india won had a prize money of 30000 $. What is the total prize money in the 2011 one. ?
 
Ans. 6.1 million 200 times wow!
– Compiled by G.Mohan    Twitter handle @go_mohan
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Weekly Business Quiz # 66

Q1. After bifocals progressives now electronic spectacles Empower will help the 40+ to see better. How does it work?

Ans.  Battery powered crystals which can be switched on for reading and put off other times.

Q2. Name this Google employee in egypt who used a nom de plume El Shaheed and created a popular FB page ‘we are all KHALED SAID’.

Ans. Wael Ghonim

Q3. Televisions are today available in 3D, Full HD, LCD , LED. Arrange them in increasing order of prices same size brand etc

Ans.  LCD LED 3D FULLHD

Q4. The youth of Cairo armed with nothing but ________ and the power of their convictions ‘have achieved this change – El Baradei. Fill the blank.

Ans. FACEBOOK

Q5. Which car will be the first in the world to have an IPAD as a std fitment ?

Ans.  Land Rover

Q6.  Fire is sacred for parsis. Fire seems to be cursing this parsi house. After their cars caught fire now their HQ had fire killing 3. Which house ?

Ans. Tata Group HQ Bombay House caught fire recently

Q7. After mobile no. what has been made portable in India from July ’11 ?

Ans. Health insurance

Q8.  IBA and govt have launched a project to bring banking services to 73000 unbanked villages by Mar 12. What is it called ?

Ans. Swabhimaan

Q9. Kapil Sibal inaugurated the video server of NPTEL yesterday. Expand NPTEL.

Ans. National programme on tech enabled learning

Q10. C Chandramouli says “this is the most elaborate exercise in the world during peacetime’. Who and what ?

Ans.  Census commissioner on Census 2011

Q11. Advertisers paid as high as 3m $ for 30s TV spot for a match between Green bay packers and Pittsburgh Steelers. Name the event.

Ans. Superbowl

– Compiled by G.Mohan