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Round 1 Direct Question

Rules
This round consists of 18 questions.
10 marks for direct questions. 5 marks for a pass. No negative marking.

1.The term BRIC is related to the countries with Fastest growing economies of the world. Expand BRIC..

Brazil, Russia, India and China

2.The quality enforcing technique of 'Six Sigma' was first introduced by which American company?

3. In 1932 J.R.D Tata founded it as Tata Airlines.how do we commonly know Tata Airlines now

Air India

4. Which brand of scooter when translated into Italian means 'wasp'?

Vespa

5. By what name is the building 'Phiroze Jeejebhoy Towers' better known as?

Bombay Stock Exchange

6.Which Japanese electronics firm is named after a word meaning sound?

Sony

7. The Skoda car company is based in which


country?

Czechoslovakia

8. What is the name of the mascot on the bonnet of a Rolls Royce?

The Spirit of Ecstacy

9.A US jury said Samsung should pay Apple more than $1bn for what?

Patent issue

10. Apple became the most valuable company of all time beating who?

Microsoft

11.Microsoft launched the new version of which software for the businesses running in India? This software will facilitate sharing the data seamlessly across the computers and mobiles with the help of cloud computing technology.

MS Office 365

12.The power of knowledge is the tag line of which Business newspaper?

ECONOMIC TIMES

13.What does the B stand for in BMW?

Bavarian or Bayerische

14.Which Cool drink was named by its inventor after rejecting the first six names that were offered?

7 Up

15.What does CNN stand for on the TV or Internet?

Cable News Network

16.The most iconic slogan of this company when translated in China read Eat your Fingers off. Name the company and the famous slogan

KFC Finger Lickin Good

17.Which is the largest railway network run by Government body?

Indian Railways

18. Which bank is set to launch India's first ever floating ATM on a boat in Kerala?

SBI.

Adi Godrej

Captain Gopinath, Deccan Aviations

Carlos- Slim 3rd richest telecom businessman

Chanda kochhar, MD and CEO of ICICI

DR. Devi Shetty, Cardiac surgeon

Lalith Modi

Mohan Singh Oberoi, the founder and chairman of Oberoi Hotels & Resorts,

Naresh Goyal, Chairman, Jet Airways

Sam Walton, Founder of Wallmart

Warren Buffet

Kumar Mangalar Birla, Chairman, Aditya Birla Group

Laxmi Mittal, 4th richest person

Larry Ellison- CEO of Oracle

Naina Lal Kidwai, Head Of HSBC

Rahul Bajaj- Chairman of Bajaj Auto ltd

Rupert Murdoch- Owns Fox networks

Azim Premji- Founder Of Wipro

Sulajja Firodia Motwani- MD of Kinetic motors

1.The father of the modern automobile, a business leader, who invented the moving assembly line, He challenged his times (and his investors) by insisting on producing affordable automobiles for a mass market. He paid his employees much more than was common at the time, creating what he called wage incentive and thereby attracting and keeping a strong work force. Advocating welfare capitalism, The company took an unusual amount of interest in the lives of his employees, requiring them to live according to the rules set by his Sociological Department, which restricted how they spent their leisure hours. Guess the Company and the founder of the company.

Henry ford, Ford Motor Company

2.Instead of completing his education at the prestigious Harvard University, he decided to take a risk and devote himself fully to a little business which he co-founded with a classmate, Paul Allen. Not content with the prevailing open-source practices of software development, He decided to buck the system by demanding a closed-source ethic. By changing the rules of software development, he established the software industry as we know it today. Guess the Company and its Founder.

Bill Gates, Microsoft

3. In 1939, two electrical engineering graduates

named Bill and Dave from Stanford, established an electronics manufacturing company in a one-car garage in Palo Alto, they kept the combination of their last names as the companys name and they started the company With a total investment of $538,. They commenced with developing a few electronic devices and later come into the PC market in 1966. Till date, this company is best known not only for its first-rated electronics and distinctive company culture but also for its corporate social accountability in retrieving billions of pounds of electronics, toner and ink cartridges. Guess the company.

HP-:Hewlett-Packard

4.This is the present largest online book selling company. Jeff Bezos initially commenced the business in his garage. It started with marketing books through internet and skyrocketed as an online corporation that sells a varied list of products such as computers and other electronic items. Though the firm has undergone two legal suits but still continues to rise high and maintain the position to be the "world's largest bookstore". Guess the company.

Amazon

5. Alice Comedies is an enthralling comedy starring girl who wanders around with her cat, Julius. This series all started in a downtown Los Angeles car shed. These two people shaped the acts in their Uncle Robert's one-car parking garage. Later on they successfully brought collectively a group of animators that would build the cord of events in Alice Comedies. Today, this Company is the biggest international media enterprise that rings a bell in every bend of the world. Guess the Company and its Founders.

Walt and Roy Disney, Walt Disney

6.While attending the University of Texas in 1984, Michael established the company as PCs Limited. The way to the success that this company now enjoys, started with an idea and only $1,000 investment. Initial operations of the company executed from its dorm room, until he resolute to leave college to run his company full time basis. In 1985, the company generated the first computer of its own design, and by 1988 had an IPO that treasured the company at nearly $80 million. Guess the company.

Dell

7.It all started when two childhood friends William and Arthur were fascinated. towards a motor bike from a Milwaukee garage. They began to work upon the motor bike but realized that the engine was very much underperforming. They decided to build an engine on their own and that was the historic moment when they invented their first motor bike. Today it is among the best motor bike brand company in the world. Guess the company.

Harley Davidson

8.A business started by 3 brothers in France in 1899, has turned decades later into a very profitable business, considering that now it is the 4th largest automaker in the world thanks to its partnership with Nissan. The brainchild of an enthusiastic engineer named Louis started the company in association with his two brothers who ran the financial side while he took care of the mechanics. From the very beginning, Louis managed to show innovation when he invented and later patented a direct drive system on his De Dion-Bouton tricycle which he already turned into a four-wheel vehicle. Guess the company.

Renault

9.This person pledged his wifes jewellery and started a company along with 6 more people with an initial capital of 250$. The companys headquarters is in Bangalore and its listed on Indian Stock exchanges and it is the first company in India to start Employee stock option scheme. It becomes the first Indian company to list on the Nasdaq, raising the profile of the Indian outsourcing industry in the United States. Guess the company and The Founder.

Infosys, Promoter- N.R.Narayan Murthy