Month: January 2012

Weekly Business Quiz # 116

Q 1 At 57, she is still the leading lady. Who or what is being talked about ?

Ans. The Filmfare award trophy

Q 2 In the 70 year history of The economist magazine, they are launching a separate section for the first time for a country. Name the country.

Ans. China

Q 3 You know wifi. Now a new tech has come to transmit data called Li-Fi. What is LiFi ?

Ans. Light fidelity, a new technology where variations in light is used to transmit data. Casio has developed products using this.

Q 4 Which country known as an export power house for many years will report a current acc deficit ?


Q 5. Which Canadian co recently decided to go from a CO CEO model to a single CEO one ?

Ans. Research in motion or RIM

 Q 6. Name the Swedish retailer who has decided not to enter India because of the 30% sourcing norm.
Ans. Ikea
– Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan

Weekly Business Quiz # 115

 Q 1. To whom did President Obama say “Happy to meet a world leader who has an ear bigger than mine “?

Ans.  Mickey Mouse

Q 2. Which major data sharing site on the net has shut down after its founder was arrested ?

Ans. MegaUpload

Q 3. What is the contribution of John Brager’s Robot wisdom to social media ?

Ans. The word blog

Q 4. The men’s hair cream brand Brylcreem changed hands in India recently. Who is the new owner of this brand ?

Ans.  HUL from Godrej Sara Lee

Q 5. How is Oscar awards connected to the Kodak company ?

Ans.  The award function is held at Kodak theatre in LA

Q 6. As per Indian building by laws what is essential for those who seek permission to build houses in plots above 120 sq.m ?

Ans. Plant a tree  

Q 7. Moheet Nagrath, an Indian from Hyderabad, heads Global HR of which MNC globally ?

Ans. Proctor and Gamble

  • Compiled By G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan