Q1. What does the Audi tag line Vorsprung durch Technik mean ?
Ans. Progress through Technology
Q2. In june 91 when industrial delicensing was announced who was the union minister of industries ?
Ans. PV Narasimha Rao the PM had this portfolio
Q3. Why is the exclusive range of furniture by the chairman of Sobha developers called PNC ?
Ans. PNC Menon’s initials
Q4. Name the indian who has been nominated as the COO of UNILEVER
Ans. Harish Munwani
Q5. Which co do the Indian American couple Reddy and Padma Allen in the news for NY city payroll scam belong to ?
Q6. Who gave the famous phrase ‘the consumer is not a moron she is your wife’ ?
Ans. David O’gilvy
Q7. In what business is the Finnish co LINDSTROM in ? It has set up shop in Hyd recently.
Ans. Textile services like uniforms
Q8. Name the distinguished indian economist well known for his work on defining poverty who died recently.
Ans. Dr Suresh Tendulkar
Q9. What is the official name of the IIT coaching centre SUPER 30 in Patna ?
Ans. Sri Ramanujan school of mathematics
Q10. Which international airline has the largest fleet of aircrafts ?
Ans. Lufthansa with 710 planes
Q11. Why did Ray Tomlinson the man who sent the first electronic message using ARPANET use @ symbol ?
Ans. To separate name and computer
Q12. How did the phrase DRINKING KOOL AID originate and what does it mean ?
Ans. It means that blindly following what the leader says even if it is mass suicide. It originated with the genocide in Jonestown when cyanide was mixed with Kool Aid, a brand of drink belonging to Kraft foods.
– Compiled by G Mohan @go_mohan