Month: March 2015

Weekly Business Quiz # 278

Q 1.  Kavalan Solist Vinho Barriqque has been voted the best whisky in the world. It belongs to which country ?

Ans. Taiwan

Q 2. Which Organisation or person has won the Gandhi prize for the year 2014 ?

Ans. ISRO

Q 3. March 27, 1884 – The first successful long-distance telephone conversation took place. Between whom and which two cities this took place ?

Ans. Between Alexander Bell and Watson between Boston and Ne Yor.

Q 4. In what business is SH Kelkar and co a market leader ? It is coming out with a 100 Mn $ IPO soon .

Ans. Fragrances and aromatic chemicals

Q 5. Identify the logo.

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Ans. Periscope, a video streaming service started by Twitter

– Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan

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Weekly Business Quiz # 277

Q 1. Name the Brazilian investor behind 3 G Capital the company behind the Heinz Kraft merger. He is a friend of Warren Buffet.

Ans. Jorge Paul Lemann

Q 2. Who owns Germanwings the airline which had a crash unfortunately ?

Ans. Lufthansa

Q 3. Which Indian airline has introduced JRD Tata livery in its planes recently ?

Ans. Air Asia India

Q4. In what business is Prolacta Bioscience a California based startup in ?

Ans. Human milk

Q5. “I wrote the code to launch the window and run an ad in it. I’m sorry. Our intentions were good.” Who said it ?

Ans. Ethan Zuckerman

Q6. From April 1 2015 what would be the price of a Railway platform ticket. ?

Ans. Rs 10

Q7. Identify this businesswoman who heads a group of companies named after her

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Ans. Rajshree Pathy

Q8. With whom have Benelli tied up in India to launch its super bikes with prices starting from Rs 2.83 lakh only ?

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Ans. DSK Motowheels

– Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle @go_mohan