AIMA National Management Quiz (NMQ) (AIMA Quiz 2014)

AIMA Quiz 2014

15th National Management Quiz (NMQ) for Corporates and 2nd HR Quiz @ Shakti 

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National Management Quiz (NMQ) AIMA 2014
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Tata Crucible Campus Quiz 2014_Hubli Prelims

Tata Crucible Campus Quiz 2014_Hubli Prelims

Courtesy: Ketan Naik

1. It was founded by Harry Pickup. Name this famous cleaning brand: Harpic

2.The founder was DR burman and was founded in kolkata. Name this brand: Dabur

3.Named after strepto bacillum bacteria,this brand is used in sore throat cure.: Streptsils

4.This mosquito repellent got name from dead one in german : Mortein

5.logo of search engine: bing

6.visual of famous doll after barbie : Mrs kitten??

7.Book visual written on famous leather product brand.:Gucci

8.Telegraph service was provided by whom?: Indian postal service

9. Which of these car was famous in UK: mini/nano/fiat

10. “Think outside the bun” is tagline of: Macdonald/dominos/taco bell

11.Ye hey rishton ka time tagline of?: Dominos pizza

12.Macharon pe war surakshit apka parivar. which brand?: All Out

13. Novel visual

14. Titan is entering into which new segment in its dealing with 2 wheelers? :helmet

15. Named after a person who determined the correct value of Absolute zero. Which brand? :kelvinator

16.pic duracell

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz 2013 East Zone Finals

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz 2013 East Zone Finals

THINK GLOBAL

  1. This Product was created by the Chinese in the 6th century for Cleansing and Hygienic purposes and is now used worldwide. It is a daily use product now. What??—Toilet paper or Tissue Paper
  2. In 1948, Candido created this to cure his son, Kenneth, who had developed rheumatoid arthritis in 1943??—Jacuzzi
  3. The word is derived from French for a bundle of notes tied together. It is also the name of a supplement from a business daily from India?—DOSSIER
  4. It was started by Hamdi Ulukaay a Turkish immigrant to the United States,when bought a plant in the town of New Berlin, New York that was being closed by Kraft Foods. The brand name is derived from the Persian, meaning “shepherd”?—CHOBANI YOGURT
  5. On the eve of 110 years of Harley Davidson celebration, 2000 Harley bikers congregated and two white classic Harleys were gifted to a certain person who at one point of time a Chemical technician. Who was gifted these two special Harleys?—Pope Francis
  6. The company should satisfy the following criteria: a) Three years with an annual net profit of over Rs. 2,500 crore b)Net worth of Rs. 10,000 crore c)Turnover of Rs. 25,000 crore. Criteria for what?—Maharatna status to a PSU

THINK PICTORIAL

  1. This map was shown and said that President Jefferson made a deal for this land in 1803 and took a big step towards making USA a big country in terms of Land mass.what?—Purchase of Louisiana state from France by President Jefferson for $15 million dollars  image001
  2. In the world of finance, what do these colors represent? image003                                 —Risk ratings for Mutual funds
  3.  Connect these to give a brand name?—Christian Dior..Lady Diana with the Lady Dior bag dedicated to herimage005
  4. An old ad of some fridge brand+Shilpa shetty pic was shown. Which brand?—Electrolux, she endorses Electrolux water purifiers
  5.  What are these?—Monopoly Board game charactersimage007
  6. Showed a pic of Macy’s day parade- Qns Cancelled as answer revealed. Another textual question asked  Who is a fellmonger or what trade does he deal in and why is the trade banned everywhere?—He deals in Animal skins

 

TATA WORLD

  1. Expand SCIP—Second career internship program for women who want to come back to corporate life after having kids
  2. TIFRAC was the name given by J L Nehru.) someone buzzed and answered—TIFR Automatic company
  3. Lord Chelmsford was the man responsible for this.—He renamed the city of Sakshi to Jamshedpur
  4. This word of greek origin refers to light. This is a Tata offering and is creating a lot of hype?—PHOTON

 

CONNECT

  1.  image009—DOORDARSHAN- PHILIPS PROVIDED THE Technology, Devashis created the logo, Miguel sabido was the man behind DD’s longest running show HUM LOG

 
2.

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Amruthanjan—Dragon balm by them, founder Nageswar Rao Pantulu also started Andhra Patrika and Bobby fisher used Amruthanjan balm and used to get them from Vishwanathan Anand

 

3.

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Campbell soup

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Apple inc.—George orwell, the girl who threw hammer in the 1984 ad, the binocular building was designed by Frank Gehry who has appeared in Think Different ad

CLUES ROUND

  1. This company started when mines in the Andalusian Province of Huelva in Spain were handed over for mining. —RIO TINTO
  2.  She was the first woman to win the Nobel in economics in 2009.—ELINA OSTROM
  3. This economic indicator is named after a certain fellow from England who was considered a criminal—ROBIN HOOD

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz 2013 Ranchi Finals

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz 2013 Ranchi Finals

Via Mr. S.S. Panda & Sampad Mishra

Ranchi Finals:

Round#1 Think Global

1.Photos of few coins shown.Indian Mint recently came out commemorating 60years of some thing.Ans:Alipore Mint

2.Which popular tourist destination promotes itself as “What happens here stays here.”Ans:Las Vegas.

3.First nation to create this was Great Britain.The largest in terms of money is in Japan.The most no.of branches is in India.What is it?Ans:Post office banks

4.RIBA in Islam,what is the significance in the world of Business.Ans: The word “riba” means interest.In islam Shariah,this is not permitted the Customers are made Stake holders and given dividends in place of Interest.

5.Introduced in 1948 first as RUDA,what is its present name.Ans:PUMA

6.What is Project Gutenberg?Ans:Digitisation of all books in US

 

Round#2

1.Which century old company’s logo,.

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Ans:GOKAK Textile

2.Logo of which co.products widely used.

 

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Ans:SANDOZ

3.This gave rise to a two letter word in 1957.

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 Ans:Naya Paisa

4.Identify this Self made Indian entrepreneur.

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Ans:Laxman Rao Kirloskar

5.Photo of  

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Mark Andressen,Netscape.

Round#3 TATA WORLD:

1.InCircle is a Customer loyalty programme of Ans:Titan Company

2.Star India and Tata group jointly promoted Ans:Tata Sky

3.Tatas”involving thousands of school children in India-Ans:Building India school Essay contest

4.In TPDDL,what is DD.Ans:Delhi distribution

 

Round#5 Connect

1.Book:In search of WOW,McKinsey and Co.,Nixon Pic.,Pentagon pic..Ans: Tom Peters

2.Photos/logos of P & G,KKR,Kodak camera:Ans:Duracell Batteries

2.Photo of  John Shaw (Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw’s husband)

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,and subsidiaries  promoted by Biocon etc.Ans:BIOCON

3.Photos/logos of Madurai templke,Aditya brla group,Van Heusen.Ans:P Van Heusen

 

Round#6 :Business world word to fit in boxes:

1.Trivia about You tube

2. Trivia about sulekha.com

3.snakes mobile game

4 Unwrap the gold :Cadbury chocolates

 

WINNER: ROURKELA STEEL PLANT(S.S.PANDA & SAMPAD MISHRA),RUNNERS UP:VODAPHONE

S.S.PANDA ,BSc.Engg,ME,MBA,CFA is an Alumni of NIT,ROURKELA.

& SAMPAD MISHRA,BE is an Alumni of NIT,ROURKELA.

Past achievements: Winners:Tata Crucible Corporate At Ranchi:2013,2012,2011,BrandEquity,Kolkata Zone 2012:3rd, & Finalists at AIMA Quiz,East Zone 2012,2012,2011,Runners up SAIL Udaan QUIZ 2012,Jt.Winner Kolkata Quizzing Festival 2012.

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz 2013 Ranchi Prelims

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz 2013 Ranchi Prelims

Via Mr. SS PANDA & Sampad Mishra

 

TATA CRUCIBLE CORPORATE –RANCHI ROUND 21/09/13

TOTAL TEAMS:28.

PRELIMS:

1.This travel company opened its office in India in 1949.Later acquired by  Zurich based Kuoni Travel . How do we know this outbound travel Company ?Ans:SOTC

2.A stock market condition which is neither bullish nor bearish is known as ___.Ans:Chicken Market

3.Gmail as we know was earlier derived from another free service named after a cartoon character.Ans:Garfield.

4.Khuswant Singh wrote in 1970’s :”Soon little__ will be seen running  all over India ,from Kashmir to Kanyakumari etc.Ans:Maruti cars

5.Identify the Brand?

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Ans:Landrover

 

6.Trivia abou Jacquar bathroom fixtures. Old namr,promoter’s name given.Ans:Jacquar

7.Quote by Sam Walton given and was asked to identify him? Ans: Sam Walton

8.Latin for Pebble ,abacus,something dear to TinTin.modern name in Mathematicas.Ans:Calculus

9. Originally the company was to be called Pequod, after a whaling ship from Moby-Dick, but this name was rejected by some of the co-founders. The company was instead named after the chief mate on the Pequod, Ans:Starbucks

10. Identify the product from morphed photo? Ans:Duracell

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11.First made by Vic Wills in 1961 for his newborn grandchild identify this brand of baby product now marketed by P&G.Ans:Pampers

12.Made by Stephanie Kwolek in 1971,this product  was  five times stronger than steel. finds wide application in security industries nowadays.Ans:Kevlar

13. We couldn’t improve the product so we improved the tube”,was the ad in 1908.Which product?Ans:Colgate

14.Expand PAN.Ans:Permanent account number.

15.She is worth $12.7bilion dollars,identify this lady from the world of business.

 

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Ans:   Abigaile Johnson,Fidelity Investments

 

16.Roger Federer,Thiery Henry & Rahul Dravid endorsing a Product.Ans:Gillette

17. It is an investment position intended to offset potential losses/gains that may be incurred by a companion investment in Currency market.Ans:Hedge

18.What in the Indian Sports changed ownership from Deccan Chronicle to the Sun Netrwork last year.Ans:Deccan Chargers IPL team

20.This $75billion dollar corporate spilit into two parts.News Corp and ___.Ans:21ST Century Fox.

21.Who wrote the book-Outliers.

 

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Ans:Malcom Gladwell

Written cutoff: 12.Highest:19(RSP)

WINNER: ROURKELA STEEL PLANT(S.S.PANDA & SAMPAD MISHRA),RUNNERS UP:VODAPHONE

S.S.PANDA ,BSc.Engg,ME,MBA,CFA is an Alumni of NIT,ROURKELA.

& SAMPAD MISHRA,BE is an Alumni of NIT,ROURKELA.

Past achievements: Winners:Tata Crucible Corporate At Ranchi:2013,2012,2011,BrandEquity,Kolkata Zone 2012:3rd, & Finalists at AIMA Quiz,East Zone 2012,2012,2011,Runners up SAIL Udaan QUIZ 2012,Jt.Winner Kolkata Quizzing Festival 2012.

AIMA (All India Management Association) Quiz – 2012_ Kolkata Prelims

AIMA (All India Management Association) NMQ– 2012_ Kolkata Prelims

Courtesy: Rabi Sankar Saha with updates from Sudhanshu Sekhar Panda

1. Which Group’s initiative?

2. Id (Sculptor with a difference)

3. Whose initiative to fight cancer?

4. ‘How to Exploit the Crisis Points That Challenge Every Company’ is the byline of which famous book by a prominent Business Personality?

5. Logo with the by-line ‘Hope for the Poor’

6. What’re they collectively called?

7. Whose initiative?

8. CEO of which Co.? (Most of us use it)

9. Photo of the US presidential candidates (other than Democratic & Republican candidates)

10. Id the Economist who got the Nobel for his work on Decision Making?

11. The lady named Aditi Mukherji, is the first Indian to win which Prize for Hunger & Poverty alleviation for her work?

12. Which event is get sponsored by the Co. for last 24 Yrs?

13. Cycle Brand promoted in the movie ‘Student of the Year’?

14. Whose Ad?

15. Whose tagline is ‘Ready for Real Business”? (Clue: Almost all of us have used it)

16. Air Asia introduced what in its long haul Flights at Seventh Row?

17. Speedee was an earlier mascot for a particular type of Service which was later phased out. Which Co.?

18. Ambur, Vaniyambadi, Kacchi & Tahari are varieties of what?

19. If you’re working for a Co. named Paddy Power, then what type of work you do?

20. List of countries with some statistical data- Countries -Biggest guzzlers of Alcohol(ethyl alcohol) per yer per person in 2012

21. The book talks about which particular industry?

22. Established in 1960 by John Bissell & equal shareholders funda. Which Co.?

23. Joint initiative by TOI & which Bangaladeshi Newspaper?

24. Which’s the world’s richest Sport Team? (options were Man U, Dallas Cowboys etc.)

25. Ad. of American Express Bank

26. Photo of Reid Hoffman:founder of Linkedin

27. Which Bollywood Movie made thrice in three different languages & the name roughly translated to ‘Roughe’?

28. ‘The Answer Lies Within’ is the by-line of which Bollywood Movie?

29. Clip of the movie Barfi – which winter wear brand has been promoted in the movie?

30. Clip of the movie ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ – which brand is endorsed by both Katrina & Salman?

Answers:
1. Sahara Group
2. Sudarsan Pattnaik
3. Yuvraj Singh
4. Only the Paranoid Survive by Andrew Grove
5. Bandhan
6. BRICS
7. MSD
8. Twitter (Dick Costolo, the CEO)
9. US presidential candidates (other than Democratic & Republican candidates)
10. Daniel Kahneman
11. Norman Borlaug Award
12. Paralympic Games
13. BSA
14. United Colors of Benetton
15. Xerox
16. Quiet Zone
17. McDonald’s
18. Biryani
19. Betting
20. Countries -Biggest guzzlers of Alcohol(ethyl alcohol) per yer per person in 2012
21. Indian American Motel Owners
22. Fabindia
23. Prothom Alo
24. Man U
25. Ad. of American Express Bank
26. Photo of Reid Hoffman:founder of Linkedin
27. Wanted
28. Talaash
29. Monte Carlo
30. Relaxo

AIMA (All India Management Association) Quiz – 2012

13th National Management Quiz

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1) The first writing machine that printed in any way like a modern typewriter stemmed from the idea of a writing instrument for the blind. The laurels for this achievement go to Pellegrino Turri of Italy, who built his machine in 1808 as a favour for his girl friend, the Countess Caroline Fantonio da Fivizzonol, who, despite losing her sight as a child, conducted volumnious correspondence. Along with this, he invented something to provide ink to the machine. What? The same invention was simulatenously and independently done by an Englishman named Ralph Wedgewood.
2) The Portugese in Goa levied a capitation tax known as Pensao do Shendy in the 18th and 19th centuries. From whom where they levied?
3) What are supernotes?
4) DuPont’s foray into this business began in the 1910s when company officials suggested making this as an outlet for excess nitrocellulose. What business and what was the produce?
5) This test is a simple way to gauge the active presence of female characters in Hollywood films and to judge just how well-rounded and complete those roles are. It was created by _____ in her comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For in 1985. Name the test and the cartoonist.
6) Identify this logo.
7) These surnames are more common among the Vaishnava banias and Jains. They were derived from the word that meant “to examine”
for they were examiners of coins. What?
8) What is Songun policy of resource allocation in North Korea?

9) The term was originally coined by Ed Miliband when speaking to BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme presenter John Humphrys. This term refers to the section of society regarded as particularly affected by inflation, wage freezes and cuts in public spending during a time of economic difficulty, consisting principally of those on low or middle incomes. What?

10) What are these?

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Answers:

Ans1: Carbon Paper
Ans2: Hindus | Shendy was a long braid of hair compusalrily grown by Hindus
Ans3: High quality counterfeit US Dollar bills printed on cotton-fiber paper using the same expensive “intaglio” printing presses used by the U.S. government
Ans4: films and photographic supplies |film base
Ans5: Bechdel Test | Alison Bechdel
Ans6: RMS Titanic Inc, which is the the Titanic’s court-approved salvor
Ans7:  Parekh and the Parikh from Pariksha
Ans8: The songun, or “military first,” revolution refers to Kim Jong-il’s policy of focusing resources on the Korean People’s Army and using it to police the country and dictate foreign policy, often by raising tensions with other countries.
Ans9: Squeezed Middle
Ans10: Jack Kilby’s notebook from 1958, along with two of the original integrated circuits

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Business Quiz conducted on Twitter- @Kweezzz

 Business Quiz conducted on Twitter- @Kweezzz – Oct 16, 2011

1) Identify this brand endorser

2) Once, Bill Gates got to know about Job’s comment on being a Windows developer (iTunes for Windows) – “It’s like giving a glass of ice

water to someone in Hell.”  What did Jobs do to cool down Gates?

3) Identify this person/company. – Recent news for wrong reasons.

4) Evangelical Christians in Brazil felt that this symbol was connected to Satan and banned it sometime in 2010. What did they ban?

5) Identify these gentlemen from the financial world.

6) Identify the advertiser. No, not Surf. 😀

7) What’s this? And to whom was it sold?

8) What happened to a certain John Davis who responded to this ad?

9) Identify this PSU.

10) Barthelemy Thimmonier was one of the first successful developers of sewing machines. He was working on a major order using his machines and workers felt threat to their livelihoods. They attacked his factory. Who was Barthelemy’s client?

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Answers:

Ans1: Fauja Singh

Ans2: Gave him a glass of water

Ans3: Burrup Fertilizers & Pankaj Oswal | Accused of one of Australia’s biggest corporate frauds for siphoning an additional 113 million dollars out of his Burrup Fertilisers

Ans4: USB http://goo.gl/oovaA

Ans5: Henry Varnum Poor & Luther Lee Blake | Org: Standard & Poor’s

Ans6: Persil

Ans7: Henry Woodward’s bulb – sold to Edison

Ans8: Nothing happened. This was an April fool prank.

Ans9: Hutti Mines

Ans10: French Army (Uniforms)