Month: February 2012

Weekly Business Quiz # 120

Q1. Which country has been named recently by the Forbes magazine as the richest country in the world ?

Ans. Qatar

Q 2. What is the new name for the merged entity of Sesa Goa and Sterlite of the Vedanta group ?

Ans. Sesa Sterlite

Q3. For collecting rural data for the newly launched Consumer Price Index who will be used by the Govt ?

Ans. Postmen

Q4. Which model of car Hyundai will be launched with a Wes Anderson commercial to coincide with the academy awards ceremony ?

Ans. Hyundai Azera

 Q5. Which newspaper has been brought out by Rupert Murdoch in some ways a replacement to News of the world?

Ans.  Sunday edition of The SUN

 Q6. In which Chennai based venture do Anjali Tendulkar and Aarti Sehwag , have a significant stake ?

Ans. Sports Mechanics, a software co that helps analyzing cricket from the videos

Q7. Cafe Coffee Day has launched Coffee day WakeCup recently. What is it?

Ans.  A coffee making machine to make one cup at a time.

Q8.  What is the name of the new service launched by ET that provides real time information about stock market ?

Ans. ET Speed

Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan


Weekly Business Quiz # 119

Q 1 Kellogg’s has put in a 2.7 billion $ bid to acquire which snack brand ?
Ans. Pringles

Q 2. Which will be india’s first exchange to go for an IPO and get listed in the stock exchanges ?
Ans. MCX

Q 3. Which country is launching space vehicles to clean up space junk ?
Ans. Switzerland

Q 4. Why are the logo and interface of Facebook in blue colour ?
Ans. Mark Zuckerberg is red-green colour blind. Blue is the brightest color he sees

Q 5. Who has launched an IPad magazine in India called TWEEK ?
Ans. Times internet
Q 6.From whom is Marico acquiring the personal products brands of Paras pharma to whom they had sold earlier ?
Ans. Reckitt Benckiser

  • Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan