General Quiz – 118

Q 1. This is a mascot of _________________?

 

Q 2. Which chocolate brand’s candies was the first to be carried and used in space?

NASA astronaut Loren Shriver eats M&Ms in space
NASA astronaut Loren Shriver eats M&M’s candy in weightlessness aboard the space shuttle Atlantis during the STS-42 mission in 1992. (Image Courtesy: NASA)

 

Q 3. Connect: Mao, Nehru, Medici, Galdstone, Van Dyke, Peter Pan, Butterfly.

 

Q 4. Which company’s weekly all hands meetings are called “Thank God Its Friday”?

 

Q 5. Fill in the blank

Green Revolution – Food grains
White Revolution – Milk/Dairy production
Blue Revolution – Fish Production
Silver Revolution – Egg/Poultry Production
Golden Fiber Revolution – Jute Production

Silver Fiber Revolution – Cotton
Grey Revolution – Fertilizer
Pink Revolution – ______________________?

 

Q 6. This post civil war slogan reads “Abe Lincoln may have freed all men, but ____________ made them equal.”

Fill in the blank with the name of the person whose company uses the base line, “The Legend Continues”.

 

Q 7. “Global trade starts here” is the tagline of ____________?

 

Q 8. Stephanie Kwolek was a chemist at DuPont. She is best known for inventing the first of a family of synthetic fibers of exceptional strength and stiffness: poly-paraphenylene terephthalamide. 

It is used as a material in more than 200 applications, including tennis rackets, skis, boats, airplanes, ropes, cables, tires, and more importantly bullet-proof vests.

With what common name do we know her invention today?

Stephanie Kwolek at Spinning Elements by Harry Kalish.TIF
Image Courtesy: wikipedia.org
Image Courtesy: technologystudent.com

 

Q 9. Logo of _______________?

 

Q 10. “Kankhajura Tesan” is one of its own kind of innovative and unique mobile marketing campaign started by a company in India. In this model, you give a missed call to 1800-30000-123. You get a callback where you can listen to entertainment content like songs, jokes, educational content and additionally ads.

Which company has introduced this concept?

 

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Answers

Ans 1. Xiaomi’s mascot, a bunny called Mitu, wearing an Ushanka (known locally as a “Lei Feng hat” in China) with a red star and a red scarf around its neck.

Image Courtesy: wsj.com

Ans 2. Mars – You can read more here

Ans 3. All of these are the types of shirt collars. You can read more here

Ans 4. Google

Image Courtesy: google-newzealand.blogspot.com

Ans 5. Pink Revolution – Meat

Ans 6. Samuel Colt – Inventor of Revolver

Ans 7. Alibaba.com

Ans 8. Kevlar 

Ans 9. Mysore Paints and Varnishes Limited –  Only company in India licensed to produce indelible ink  for Elections.

Image Courtesy: news.bbc.co.uk

Ans 10. Hindustan Unilever : You can try it out yourself by giving a missed call on 1800-30000-123. Know more about it here.

 

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