Crucible Diaries | Jamshedpur(Corp) 2019

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Prelims

Book about?

Ans:  Netflix

Her name is Suchi Mukherjee

What did she found ?

Ans: :Limeroad.

Which Indian State?

Ans: Arunachal Pradesh

Which Indian City derives its name from Sanskrit meaning capital, fort and military establishment . Hint : city in state of Odisha. 

Ans: Cuttack

AARP is a United States-based interest group whose stated mission is “to empower people to choose how they live as they age”. 

American Association of _____ Persons. FITB

Ans: Retired

Namiki Manufacturing Company. What famous brand of writing instruments comes from this company?

Ans: Pilot Pens

X was a multinational company involved in the manufacture of various rubber goods. Its business was founded in 1889 by Harvey du Cros.

X was famous for making aircraft tyres. X have multiple owners at different times.

Ans : Dunlop

Old logo of 

Ans: Airports Authority of India or AAI

Alongwith Reliance Jio, which Social media giant launched this

Ans: Facebook

 Launched by Sophia Amoruso, what is touted as “LinkedIn for Women”

Ans: Girl Boss

 _______  is a coffee-house-style food and beverage chain, owned by McDonald’s. Conceptualised and launched in Melbourne, Australia in 1993 by McDonald’s Licensee Ann Brown. The chain reflects a consumer trend towards espresso coffees

Ans: McCafé 

 On 22 September 1599, a group of merchants met and stated their intention “to venture in the pretended voyage to the East Indies.

on 31 December the Queen granted a Royal Charter to “George, Earl of Cumberland, and 215 Knights, Aldermen, and Burgesses” under the name, Governor and Company of Merchants of London trading with the East Indies.

Starting of what ?

Ans: The East India Company (EIC).

Ans: Tupperware

 _________ was founded on September 18, 1914, in Detroit, Michigan, United States, by engineer Nathaniel B. Wales who introduced his idea for a practical electric refrigeration unit for the home to Edmund Copeland and Arnold Goss.

Wales, a young inventor, secured financial backing from Arnold Goss, then secretary of the Buick Automobile company, to develop the first household mechanical refrigerators to be marketed under the name “Electro-Automatic Refrigerating Company.

Ans: Kelvinator

 _______ Street is a major shopping street in the West End of London. It is named after George, the Prince Regent (later George IV).

Apple Opened its  First Retail Store in Europe here in 2004.

Ans: Regent Street

 Which advertising agency traces its origins to the Carlton & Smith agency, which opened its doors in 1864, one of the first known advertising agencies in the United States. Hint : 3 Letter acronym

Ans: JWT

 __________was founded in 1919by Frank Little and Alva Kinney, who brought together four grain mills as Nebraska Consolidated Mills (NCM) with its head Grand Island, Nebraska. The headquarters were moved to Omaha in 1922. 

Ans: Conagra

 Name the Bank 

Ans: Bandhan Bank

 The term ______ was coined in 1989 by Qantas and American Airlines.

In 1967, Richard A. Henson  with Allegheny Airlines 1st started this concept.

Ans: “code sharing” or “codeshare

 Which company was founded by brothers Henry Hassenfeld, Hillel Hassenfeld, Herman Hassenfeld.

Ans: Hasbro

Finals

X  is the trademark name of a penetrating oil and water-displacing spray. Product from Rocket Chemical Company.  Ans: The WD-40 Company 

X is the unit of illuminance and luminous emittance. In photometry, this is used as a measure of the intensity, as perceived by the human eye, of light that hits or passes through a surface. X is also a brand name. Ans: Lux

Ans: Samsung

RBI issues guidelines time to time to discourage what practice? As per RBI “Banknotes should be respected as they are a symbol of the Sovereign and public should not misuse them, and help in increasing the life of banknotes”. Ans: Making garlands of currency notes, a practice followed in Indian marriages and political rallies.

Known as  “berline” in France and “berlina” Italy. Some more funda…. Ans: Sedan

“________” is one of the best-known American songs in the world. It was written by James Lord Pierpont (1822–1893) and published under the title “One Horse Open Sleigh” in the autumn of 1857. Ans: Jingle Bells

Ans : Rajesh Khanna played role as the managing director of Emami in the 1983 film Agar Tum Na Hote.

Question about SABMiller

They are founders of Hard Rock Café. Name them. Ans. : Isaac Tigrett  & Peter Morton

 He earned the title of ‘Perfumes king of Asia’ by selling perfumes. He was the first member of the Taj InnerCircle loyalty programme. Ans:  Dadi Balsara

Ans: Max Factor introduced Lip Gloss

Name him. Ans: Hamburglar from MCDonalds 

 Question about Moti Soap ( Tata)

What was created by Emil Baumann & Theodor X in Bern, Switzerland, in 1908. Ans: Toblerone

Identify. Ans: Aswath damodaran

Question about NBC, Peacock Logo. 

Connect Question : Netflix

Connect Question : Nintendo

Connect Question : Saatchi & Saatchi

Connect Question : UNICEF

 His entity  was merged into Tata Construction Company in 1920.  In 1935, the company was renamed as Premier Construction to reflect the fact that Tatas had sold their stake in the firm to him. Whom We are talking about ? Ans: Walchand Hirachand Doshi

Arnold Segale was an American businessman and real estate developer.He was involved in various development projects in the Seattle area from the 1950s onwards.Nintendo’s named a character after him while his company was renting a warehouse to Nintendo. Ans: Mario 

1st country to launch Social Media Tax. Ans: Uganda

The original bar was developed after a worker at Factory put a suggestion in a recommendation box for a snack that “a man could take to work in his pack”. Ans: Kit-Kat Bar

e.l.f. Cosmetics is an international cosmetics brand based in Oakland, California. Founded by Joseph Shamah and Scott Vincent Borba in 2004. e.l.f stand for? Ans: short for EyesLipsFace

 A question on Cruise : market segmentation like Newly married etc.

Questions from the Jamshedpur round of Tata Crucible were shared by Anand Raj.

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