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Sphinx's Lair | General Quiz

A general cum biz quiz at NMIMS, Mumbai on this Sunday ,19th February, 2012.

The quiz master is a NMIMS alumnus and a BQC member, Souvik Basu. For more details check below.

Sphinx’s Lair – A General Quiz
Conducted by the renowned quiz master from Bombay Quiz Club: Souvik Basu !!


Rules –

For more details, contact
Mithil Mehta: 9833566166
Rudranil Ghosh: 9167342569

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Battle of Minds @ Inspirus '11

NMIMS Presents Business quiz by QuizWorks at INSPIRUS’11

NMIMS invites students from across the country to participate in the Business Quiz – Battle of Minds as part of Inspirus‘11

Team Details

•Team Information: The Quiz is open to all students currently pursuing their education in full time courses
•Team Size: Each team must consist of two members from the same college
•There is no restriction on the number of teams that can participate from an institute.
•A student can be only part of one team. Violation of this rule will lead to immediate disqualification of the team and reimbursements if any will not be entertained.
•The decisions of the organizers of the contest will be final and binding on all the participants at every stage of the event.

•The event would be held in three phases:

Round I – Online Prelims

An Online Quiz will be hosted on the Inspirus Website on 4th March 2010, 9:00PM onwards

All participating teams ( maximum 2 members each ) are required to mail their answer sheets (will be available on the site) to BQuiz.inspirus@gmail.com

The quiz will be available on http://www.nmimsinspirus.com/ and http://www.quizzing.in on 4th March 2010, 9:00PM

The Top 3 teams from this round will be invited to the NMIMS campus in Mumbai to participate in the Grand Finale on 10th March 2011.
In case of multiple teams with same score, teams mailing their answers earlier will be given higher preference.

Round II – Offline Prelims

An offline written prelims will be held on 10th March 2011 at NMIMS campus, Mumbai
The top 3 teams from the Offline Prelims will advance to the Grand Finale. 
In case of multiple teams with same score, teams will be judged using in-built tie breakers

Round III – Grand Finale

The Grand finale will be hosted by Quizmaster Rohit Nair from QuizWorks.
The top three teams from the offline and online prelims respectively will battle it in a 5 round final to emerge the Business Quiz- Battle of Minds Champions of Inspirus 2011 on 10th March 2011.

For more details or clarifications about the event , feel free to contact us.

E-Mail: BQuiz.inspirus@gmail.com

Contact Details

Nikhil Adesara
M: +91-9819920180
E-Mail: nikhil.adesara@nmims.edu

Follow us on:
Website: www.nmimsinspirus.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/quizzing.in

 

Bizkrieg @ Euphoria

Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS, Mumbai) is hosting a quiz as part of the cultural fest ‘Euphoria’. Please find below the details:

Event – Bizkrieg

Date –  5th March, 2011 (Saturday)

Time –  Registration: 2:00 PM
Prelims: 2:30 PM

Flavour – Gen-Biz

Quizmaster – Souvik Basu

Open only to B-School students

Teams of 2. No cross teams allowed.

Prizes worth 3k, 2k & 1k. 

For details, please contact Abraham George at +918097528178.

Battle of Minds Online Prelims – Now Live!!

Open to all Students pursuing their education in full time courses. Teams must consist of 2 students from the same college.

The Prelims Sheet is available for download here

Please enter the details and mail the same sheet back to bquiz.inspirus@gmail.com

For more details on rules and regulations please visit the official site here

Battle of Minds Online Prelims Tonight!

NMIMS, Mumbai in association with QuizWorks will host the Online Prelims of Battle of Minds- The Business Quiz @ Inspirus ’11 .

The Quiz is open to All students currently pursuing their education in full time courses.

Each team must consist of 2 members from the same college.

For more details, do check the official site here

The Online Quiz will be available at Quizzing.in and Inspirus websites at 2100 hrs tonight!! ( 04 March 2011)

So, Participate and get to be part of the Grand Finale of Battle of Minds on 10th March 2011 at NMIMS, Mumbai with Quizmaster Rohit Nair…

Solomon’s Stride @ Paragana 2010

Corporate Business Quiz – Solomon’s Stride, as part of the Annual B-school Event Paragana 2010, at the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Mumbai. The details are as follows :

Date : 20th November, 2010 (Saturday)

Timings : 5.00pm

Venue : Sanktoba Hall ( Adjacent to the NMIMS Campus, Vile Parle-West, Mumbai )

Quiz Master : Amit Pandeya

Registrations : Opens at 4.45pm & On the spot. You can also drop a mail at mantavya.nmims@gmail.com

Team Composition : Mixed teams allowed amongst Corporates & Mixed teams allowed amongst Students. No mixed teams between Corporates & Students.

Quiz Flavour : The Quiz will essentially cover a gamut of business related topics but may have questions on general interests as well.

Registration Fee : Rs 300 for the Corporate Teams. Entry free for the Student Teams.

Prizes : 1st – Rs 25k, 2nd – Rs 15k

Solomon’s Stride @ Paragana 2009

Quiz: Solomon’s Stride

Flavour: Corporate Business Quiz

Part of: Paragana 2009

Host and Venue: NMIMS, Mumbai

Date: 15th November 2009 ( 5:45 pm)

Quizmaster: Amit Pandeya

Team Composition :   Mixed teams allowed amongst Corporates & Mixed teams allowed amongst Students.  No mixed teams between Corporates & Students. 

Registration Fee :  Rs 300 for the Corporate Teams.  Entry free for the Student Teams.

More details: drop a mail at mantavya.nmims@gmail.com

Solomon's Stride @ Paragana 2009

Quiz: Solomon’s Stride

Flavour: Corporate Business Quiz

Part of: Paragana 2009

Host and Venue: NMIMS, Mumbai

Date: 15th November 2009 ( 5:45 pm)

Quizmaster: Amit Pandeya

Team Composition :   Mixed teams allowed amongst Corporates & Mixed teams allowed amongst Students.  No mixed teams between Corporates & Students. 

Registration Fee :  Rs 300 for the Corporate Teams.  Entry free for the Student Teams.

More details: drop a mail at mantavya.nmims@gmail.com

Prashnottari 07- Prelims

Quiz: Corporate Quiz @ Prashnottari

Date: 01 December 2007
Host: NMIMS, Mumbai

QM:
Avinash Mudaliar

Prelims

1) Until Sept 2005, Gillette owned it. Recently Genpact became its owner. What are we referring to?

Ans: Ticker symbol G on NYSE

2) Atorvastatin is a member of the drug class known as statins, used for lowering cholesterol which inhibits the rate-determining enzyme located in hepatic tissue that produces mevalonate, a small molecule used in the synthesis of cholesterol and other mevalonate derivatives. The most famous brand of this was the largest selling drug in the world for 2006. Which brand?

Ans: Lipitor

3) In addition to the audio feedback provided by a generic male or female voice , there are pre-recorded congratulations provided by Lance Armstrong and Paula Radcliffe whenever a user reaches a set milestone. This “celebrity feedback” is heard after the usual end-of-run statistics. Recently, students from the University of Washington discovered that the transmitter of this device gives off radio frequencies that can be read up to 60 feet away using Radio-frequency identification and used this to build a US$250 surveillance device and integrated it with Google Maps. Which device?

Ans: Nike+Ipod

4) In an attempt of finding a way of burning down the traditional paperback book business, which company has launched the Kindle, a US$399 handheld device that can download digital books, newspapers, and magazines from the Internet?

Ans: Amazon.com

5) Sabse Bada Rupaiyya is a show on NDTV India telecast every Sunday evening between 4:30 to 5pm. The show educates viewers on the insurance industry gives tips on personal finance management. Who is the expert host of the show?

Ans: Ritu Nanda

6) Just before the 2004 Olympics at Athens, swimwear company Speedo introduced to the markets ‘The Worlds Fastest Swimsuit’. This is a result of four years of research and development that began at the Natural History Museum, London. What was the inspiration for the design of this suit?

Ans: The Shark Skin

7) This company is offers its user with a new concierge service. It is accessed through a special button, the “Concierge key” provided on the instrument. The service comprises a dedicated team of assistants to help the owner, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The service also helps the user locate tickets to the theatre, reserve able at a restaurant, make spa appointment and arrange for travel among many other services. Which company?

Ans: Vertu

8) Designed by Chicago architects, Perkins & Will, it is estimated to cost US$1 billion and is inspired by the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. It is expected to be completed by September 2008. It is named after phantom island said to lie in the Atlantic Ocean far to the west of Spain. What are we talking about?

Ans: Antilia, the proposed name for the sixty story (173.12 mt) apartment building presently under construction on Altamount Road, Mumbai for Mukesh Ambani.

9) Following Microsoft Corp’s deal last month to take a 1.6 percent stake in privately held Facebook for $240 million, who invested $60 million into the Facebook on the 30th of November 2007?

Ans: Li Ka Shing

10) It is currently the latest attraction in Lucknow. Complete with kiosks selling beetle leaves and cigarettes and waiters dressed like coolies, this restaurant is a huge hit with food lovers. Guests are served in earthen tea cups and plastic plates. What is it called?

Ans: Lalu Junction

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