Tata Crucible Corporate- Chennai Edition 2007 Prelims

For Team Quizkrieg


(Questions from relative memory, need not be verbatim)

1) Which product was Pfizer’s biggest product in 1880 due to the high usage in cola drinks?

Ans: Citric Acid

2) Which brand is named after the daughter of Muzaffar Shah, the king of Firdaus in the book ‘Gulzar e- Nasin’?

Ans: Rooh- Afza

3) Which Indian company is the world’s largest R&D services provider?

Ans: Wipro

4) March 8-1817 called Founding and Subsequent fathers


5) Logo

Ans: Nurugappa Group

6) Whose stores are called ‘Scoop Shops’?

Ans: Ben & Jerry’s

7) Which business was started by American Express in 1882 to compete with US Post Office?

Ans: Money Order

8) Which company operates the ISS?

Ans: Boeing

9) What first is Santosh Kulangar going to achieve?

Ans: First Indian Space Tourist

10) ‘My Years with GM’ visual- Who?

Ans: Alfred Sloan

11) Insight Pharma- ‘Harri Patti’

Ans: Anacin

12) Rights to what brand name was purchased by Sterling Drug from the US Govt in 1918?

Ans: Aspirin

13) Roteiro the UEFA ball by Adidas is named after the memoirs of whom?

Ans: Vasco Da Gama

14) What did Henkel launch in 1969 after the success of Lipstick applicators?

Ans: Gluestick

15) Photo- what?

Ans: Royal Warrant

16) What does Yuan, Won, Yen all mean?

Ans: Round

17) 1843- De La Rue family.. Today, which business?

Ans: Postage Stamps

18) Chrysler Building in 1930 beat which structure as the tallest building?

Ans: Eiffel Tower

19) Japanese character for beauty is a range of products… Which company?

Ans: Hitachi

20) Logo

Ans: Traveller’s Group

21) Who owns You Tube?

Ans: Google

22) Long story, basically who was the World Bank chairman who got into trouble?

Ans: Paul Wolfowitz

23) Old Monk from whose stable?

Ans: Mohan Meakins

24) Which is the secondary Market where Indian companies are heading for finances or something like that

Ans: AIM- Alternate investment market

25) Video Ad

Ans: Titan Sonata

You can mail me with suggestions or any other comments at: rohit.s.nair@gmail.com

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  • kiran kuamr  On October 22, 2007 at 3:11 PM

    hi really you did a great job for the new comers .

    i am very much delighted by seeing your efforts .

    keep it up sir .

  • rohitnair  On October 9, 2007 at 9:36 AM

    Thanks Aditya,Bhavin, Ashish, Sunil, Bharat, Shyam and Arvind…

  • Arvind  On September 29, 2007 at 9:14 AM

    You’re Amazing! Great Job! Carry on!

  • shyam  On August 20, 2007 at 10:28 AM

    good work dude…any idea about the cut-offs?

  • bharat  On August 13, 2007 at 7:47 PM

    thank you sir

  • Sunil Singh Rana  On August 13, 2007 at 6:41 PM


    Thanks for the efforts taken by you for such posting.



  • ashish golcha  On August 13, 2007 at 9:52 AM

    Great work dude…i really like ur passion…u managed to get all..keep up the gr8 work..ill do this for the delhi round on the 18th…enjoy..

  • bhavin kamdar  On August 12, 2007 at 7:03 PM

    Hi rohit !

    just got an email from group quizzie . as i m not goin thru all mails, just thought to delete it.

    but last time i attended tata quiz at a’bad so thought to see as ws curious to get some IMP quests..

    ws really superb….keep updating such a nice thigns to us…thanks a lot once again…

  • Dhananjay  On August 12, 2007 at 9:25 AM

    Hery, good to know that you are very much alive and kicking.

  • aditya  On August 12, 2007 at 9:22 AM

    thnks rohit wonderful observation
    do post questions of rounds also thanks again

  • santanu dey  On August 12, 2007 at 9:12 AM

    Thanks Rohit.Was there any Tata round for non-Tata teams?


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