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Moneycontrol Business Quiz #20: Test your knowledge

The twentieth in the Moneycontrol Ultimate Business Quiz series. Check how many you get right.

Avinash Mudaliar @moneycontrolcom
Anubhav Chatterjee
The son of a development manager in the Life Insurance Corporation, this Bombay University graduate began his career in advertising and worked with firms like the erstwhile Lintas and Chaitra Leo Burnett, before he set out on his own. In 1987, he founded X initially as an advertising agency, but it shot into prominence with the slickly produced Superhit Muqabla. Who is he and what is the name of the company he founded? (Image: Pixabay)
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The son of a development manager in the Life Insurance Corporation, this Bombay University graduate began his career in advertising and worked with firms like the erstwhile Lintas and Chaitra Leo Burnett, before he set out on his own. In 1987, he founded X initially as an advertising agency, but it shot into prominence with the slickly produced Superhit Muqabla. Who is he and what is the name of the company he founded? (Image: Pixabay)

Harish Thawani & Nimbus Communications
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Harish Thawani & Nimbus Communications

This model is a hybrid of franchise and management – means greater involvement of the owners after an operator runs a hotel for the initial few years. How is this model known in hospitality industry?
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This model is a hybrid of franchise and management – means greater involvement of the owners after an operator runs a hotel for the initial few years. How is this model known in hospitality industry?

Answer: Manchise
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Answer: Manchise

Identify the advertiser.
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Identify the advertiser.

Answer: VIVO
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Answer: VIVO

 Letrons is based in Ankara, Turkey and their parent company Letvision ,a startup and R&D company. Letrons built a full scale BMW which can be remotely operated and also capable of doing neck and head movements. What is the inspiration behind this design?
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Letrons is based in Ankara, Turkey and their parent company Letvision ,a startup and R&D company. Letrons built a full scale BMW which can be remotely operated and also capable of doing neck and head movements. What is the inspiration behind this design?

Answer: Transformers
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Answer: Transformers

This was the first time that the brand’s name was used?
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This was the first time that the brand’s name was used?

Answer: Pete’s Subway
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Answer: Pete’s Subway

Identify the brand.
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Identify the brand.

Answer: Baskin-Robbins
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Answer: Baskin-Robbins

The person in the picture is Henry Laurence. He was an American mechanical engineer and management consultant who is best known for his work in the development of scientific management. He created a chart which were employed on major infrastructure projects including the Hoover Dam and Interstate highway system and continue to be an important tool in project management and program management. What did he create?
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The person in the picture is Henry Laurence. He was an American mechanical engineer and management consultant who is best known for his work in the development of scientific management. He created a chart which were employed on major infrastructure projects including the Hoover Dam and Interstate highway system and continue to be an important tool in project management and program management. What did he create?

Answer: Henry Laurence Gantt
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Answer: Henry Laurence Gantt

Originally in the business of creating quality textiles for local townspeople, the brothers sought to produce fabrics that combined luxury, art and utility, drawing inspiration from their homeland to create product as exquisitely textured and evocative as the Italian landscape: the austerity of the Alps, the fluidity of the hills and the boldness of the Mediterranean coast. Identify the brand created by the brothers? (Image: Wikimedia Commons)
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Originally in the business of creating quality textiles for local townspeople, the brothers sought to produce fabrics that combined luxury, art and utility, drawing inspiration from their homeland to create product as exquisitely textured and evocative as the Italian landscape: the austerity of the Alps, the fluidity of the hills and the boldness of the Mediterranean coast. Identify the brand created by the brothers? (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Answer: Fila
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Answer: Fila

Identify the pharmaceutical company from the logo?
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Identify the pharmaceutical company from the logo?

Answer: Bristol-Myers Squibb
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Answer: Bristol-Myers Squibb

Identify the company from the ad?
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Identify the company from the ad?

Blaupunkt
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Blaupunkt

Identify the company from the logo.An ancestor of modern luxury car making company?
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Identify the company from the logo.An ancestor of modern luxury car making company?

Answer: Horch
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Answer: Horch

Identify the businessman.
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Identify the businessman.

Answer: Éleuthère Irénée du Pont
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Answer: Éleuthère Irénée du Pont

Bob was created by former advertising executive Harvey Rosenberg and marketed through his company, Gizmo Development. Bob was bestowed with an Esquire magazine "Dubious Achievement Award" for 1978. What was the claim to fame of Bob?
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Bob was created by former advertising executive Harvey Rosenberg and marketed through his company, Gizmo Development. Bob was bestowed with an Esquire magazine "Dubious Achievement Award" for 1978. What was the claim to fame of Bob?

Answer: Gay Bob.
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Answer: Gay Bob.

The company’s history in India goes back to 1923 when it was set up in Kolkata in eastern India as a small British-owned paints outfit called Hadfield’s. After several ownership changes, in 1976 the controlling stake was acquired by liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya’s UB Group which went on to acquire the international operations. In the 1990s, the company changed owners again when Mallya sold the local unit to the Dhingras in 1991 and the international operations in 1996 to a Malaysian company at a handsome profit. Which company is discussed here? (Image: Pixabay)
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The company’s history in India goes back to 1923 when it was set up in Kolkata in eastern India as a small British-owned paints outfit called Hadfield’s. After several ownership changes, in 1976 the controlling stake was acquired by liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya’s UB Group which went on to acquire the international operations. In the 1990s, the company changed owners again when Mallya sold the local unit to the Dhingras in 1991 and the international operations in 1996 to a Malaysian company at a handsome profit. Which company is discussed here? (Image: Pixabay)

Answer: Berger Paints
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Answer: Berger Paints

Founded in 1960 by Late Sardar Suchet Singh Kochar, the group has emerged today as manufacturers of the best internationally known products of Personal Care, Skin Care, and Cosmetics. It got an English sounding name because of the craze for imports. Identify the brand which started its operations in an Old Delhi home in 1960? (Image: Wikimedia Commons)
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Founded in 1960 by Late Sardar Suchet Singh Kochar, the group has emerged today as manufacturers of the best internationally known products of Personal Care, Skin Care, and Cosmetics. It got an English sounding name because of the craze for imports. Identify the brand which started its operations in an Old Delhi home in 1960? (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Answer: Vi-John
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Answer: Vi-John

Identify the start-up and who owns it.
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Identify the start-up and who owns it.

Answer: Cure Fit, started by Mukesh Bansal
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Answer: Cure Fit, started by Mukesh Bansal

Identify the person in the picture and name the company he founded.
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Identify the person in the picture and name the company he founded.

Answer: Acharya Prafulla Chandra & Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
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Answer: Acharya Prafulla Chandra & Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Identify the advertiser.
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Identify the advertiser.

Answer: Fevicol
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Answer: Fevicol

He was born in Kureta-mura in Kochi Prefecture, Japan, in 1917. After graduating from high school, Tadao began working as an apprentice to a lathe operator. The factory owner recognized Tadao’s skill and encouraged him to begin studies, while still working at the factory. He gained experience in a variety of jobs, making pots, pans, and bicycle generator lamps, and soon earned a reputation for himself and received subcontracts to process parts. In 1946, Tadao set up his own business called ___ Seisakujo, in Mitaka, Tokyo. Identify the company? (Image: Wikimedia Commons)
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He was born in Kureta-mura in Kochi Prefecture, Japan, in 1917. After graduating from high school, Tadao began working as an apprentice to a lathe operator. The factory owner recognized Tadao’s skill and encouraged him to begin studies, while still working at the factory. He gained experience in a variety of jobs, making pots, pans, and bicycle generator lamps, and soon earned a reputation for himself and received subcontracts to process parts. In 1946, Tadao set up his own business called ___ Seisakujo, in Mitaka, Tokyo. Identify the company? (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Answer: Casio from Kashio Seisakujo
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Answer: Casio from Kashio Seisakujo

National Kid was a TV series produced by Toei Company in 1960. The series wasn't popular in its home market, but attained cult status in Brazil. Which company came out with this campaign?
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National Kid was a TV series produced by Toei Company in 1960. The series wasn't popular in its home market, but attained cult status in Brazil. Which company came out with this campaign?

Answer: Panasonic
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Answer: Panasonic

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