Q 1. Which mass market brand tried unsuccessfully to launch a premium offering called ARCH DELUXE ?
Q2. Name the famous economist who also managed the investments of Kings College cambridge successfully.
Ans. John Keynes
Q 3. What is often said to be “sublimated essence of what America stands for” ? One journalist said it was ” a decent thing, honestly made”
Q4. Suzuki Mehran is the largest selling model in Pakistan. How is this model known in india ?
Ans. Maruti 800
Q5. Who coined the word “nanotechnology” in 1974, to signify machining with tolerances of less than a micron
Ans. Norio Taniguchi
Q6. The lead female actor of Blood Money Amrita Puri is the daughter of a well known banker. Name him
Ans. Aditya Puri of HDFC Bank
Q7. In stock exchange trading what is ALGO ?
Ans. Algorithmic trading
Q8. Name the celebrities behind a new networking platform for story telling etc called QYUKI
Ans. .Shekhar kapur and AR Rahman
Q9. In which online travel portal has Bollywood star Salman Khan taken a stake ? clue he is endorsing it also
Q10. Who has authored the book the “Coalition of competitors” on how NASSCOM helped the Indian IT industry ?
Ans. Kiran Karnik
Q 11. What new circular from Mamata Banerjee has created a furore of censorship in West Bengal ?
Ans. Ban of english dailies from govt libraries
Q 12. Who has acquired Fidelity MF in India ?
Ans. L & T Finance Holdings
Q 13. Which international hotel chain’s properties in UK are likely to be taken over by an Indian property company ?
Q 14. Which Hyderabad based infrra major is under threat of takeover by Essel group of Subash Chandra ?
Q 15. Many analysts in US have decided to exclude one co’s results from corporate earnings, bcos the co skews the results. Name the co.
– Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle @go_mohan