Q1. Which drink traces its origin to “uisce beatha” (Scottish Gaelic) meaning ‘the water of life” ?
Ans. Whiskey or Whisky
Q2. In 1984 there were just 3 IIMs, A B & C. In 2011 there are how many IIMs ?
Q3. ‘A diamond is forever’ was created in 1947 and named the greatest ad line of 20th century by Ad age. Name the brand.
Ans. De Beers
Q4. Who is the largest registrar for internet domain names globally ?
Q5 .As per the EDS bill 2011 in how many years all govt of india services will be delivered electronically?
Ans. five yrs
Q6. Which US co. Owns the brands Diesel, Timberland, Ernemildo Zegna etc ?
Ans. Kenneth Cole
Q7. The question that got Sushil Kumar 5Cr in KBC. Which colonial power left India from Nicobar islands in 1868 ?
Q8. From Dec 1 which indian city will be the only US consulate to accept and process L visas ?
Q9. Which international ad group has acquired the controlling stake in MUDRA that used to pride itself as a rare indian agency ?
Q10. Which global brokerage that runs a TVC claiming to guide thru the investing jungle is itself filing for bankruptcy ?
Ans. MF Global
Q11. Who once said ‘womens’ role is in the kitchen dressed in white like all other domestic appliances ‘?
Ans. F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone
With this post , the WBQ completes 2 years. Watch out for the Best of WBQ – Annual shortly.
– compiled by G.Mohan @go_mohan