General Quiz – 41

Q 1. This intricately carved lattice stone window is the Sidi Saiyyed Jali(at Sidi Saiyyed Mosque, Ahemadabad), the unofficial symbol of city of Ahmedabad and the inspiration for the design of the logo of the ____________________________?

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Q 2. Identify

It was established on 14th August, 1956.

It’s Headquarter is Tel Bhavan, Dehradun.

D K Sarraf is the Chairman of this organisation.


Q 3. Identify


Q 4. ‘Bringing Energy to Life’ is the tagline of __________________?


Q 5. Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Award was instituted in 1991, with a view to encouraging Indian manufacturing and service organizations to strive for excellence and giving special recognition to those who are considered to be the leaders of quality movement in India.   This award is intended to generate interest and involvement of Indian Industry in quality programmes, drive our products and services to higher levels of quality and equip our Industry to meet the challenges of domestic and International markets.

Kirloskar Cummins Ltd, Pune was the first recipient of this award in 1991.

Which organisation instituted and now annually presents this award?


Q 6. Identify

– It was set up in early 2006 by Rahul Bhatia and Rakesh S Gangwal, a United States-based NRI.

– It became the largest in the market segment it caters to, in less than a decade leaving behind the veteran players of the field.


 – Hello 6E is a magazine published by them.


Q 7.  Connect


java green coffe    The official Vanco logo


Q 8. The unit of crude oil measurement is ‘Barrel’.

1 Barrel = ______ litres.


Q 9. Identify

Founded by two Scotsmen, George Stephen and Alexander, in 1867 in Kolkata, India, it started as a Partnership Firm on 1 February 1867. Today it is a Mini-Ratna I Public Sector Enterprise under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, government of India, with a turnover of Rs. 2762 crores and a profit of Rs. 223 crores.

Along with its six joint ventures in India and abroad, today it is a conglomerate with a presence in both manufacturing and service sectors.

Its products include steel barrels, industrial greases, specialty lubricants, corporate travel and logistics services. It has a presence in performance chemicals and logistics infrastructure.

HQ: Kolkata

It is the largest manufacturer of steel barrels in India.


Q 10. Identify the logo

Airports Authority of India logo.svg






Ans 1. IIM Ahemadabad

Ans 2. ONGC

Ans 3. A.M. Naik, Group CEO of L&T and currently the director at IIM Ahemadabad.

Ans 4. Indian Oil Corporation Limited

Indian Oil Logo.svg

Ans 5. BIS(Bureau of Indian Standards)

Ans 6. IndiGo – Indian airline company headquartered at Gurgaon, India. It is a low cost carrier and the largest airline in India with a market share of 31.7% as of May 2014.

Hello 6E is their in-flight magazine.


Ans 7.  – All of these are owned by Reliance.

Ans 8. 159 litres

Ans 9. Balmer Lawrie & Co. Ltd

Ans 10. Airports Authority of India (HQ: Rajiv Gandhi Bhavan, New Delhi ; Founded: 1994) – under the Ministry of Civil Aviation is responsible for creating, upgrading, maintaining and managing civil aviation infrastructure in India. It provides Air traffic management (ATM) services over Indian airspace and adjoining oceanic areas. It also manages a total of 125 Airports, including 11 International Airports, 8 Customs Airports, 81 Domestic Airports and 25 Civil enclaves at Military Airfields.




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