Q1. In an unfortunate incident R S Ray was burnt alive by a mob of angry workers in Bolangir Odisha. He was DGM of which co. ?
Ans. Powmex steel – Division of GKW Ltd
Q2. The director of which prestigious institution has quit after admitting to links with Libya and awarding a Ph.D to Gaddafi Jr.?
Ans. London School of Economics
Q3. Name the anti trust regulator of India whose approval is necessary for mergers and acq above a limit from June 2011.
Ans.Competition. Commission of India
Q4. In the US of the top 10 productivity sappers listed by consulancy C G & C nine were sports events. Name the tenth.
Ans.Product launches by Apple
Q5. Which consultancy had advised Bell Labs to sell the cellphone technology as it had no future ?
Q6. What popular food product was invented by Momofuku Ando in 1958 in japan ?
Ans. Instant noodles
Q7. Which co manufactures the SNAPDRAGON processor used in cellphones and tablets ?
Q8. How is the intellectual property of COCA COLA bottle protected? Is it a. Patent b. Copyright c. Trade mark d. Design
Ans. C -3D trade mark
Q9. What budget provision in the healthcare sector has angered the industry and the consumers ?
Ans. Service tax of 5 %
Q10. Amul : Netherlands , Base : Canada, Karuturi : Kenya. What connects the indian cos to the world cup minnows ?
Ans. Cos who have sponsored the world cup teams because it was cheaper than buying spots on ESPN
The Part II of this quiz will be posted shortly.
– Compiled by G. Mohan Twitter handle @go_mohan