Friday, January 27, 2012

THE BUSINESS QUIZNESS #4 (the business quiz)

  1. When a problem was reported in one of it’s microprocessors in 1997, Intel downplayed the problem stating that it would only affect a tiny percentage of customers. But when IBM declared that it would not use Intel’s chip in it’s computers, Intel was forced to replace the chips. Name the chip.
  2. The line “Is Rajesh khanna married?” along with a close up of rajesh khanna was the cover of the first issue of which gossip magazine in october,1971?
  3. This service was introduced in Britain by a Bengali entrepreneur named Sake Dean Mohammad in 1814, when Dean, together with his Irish wife, opened ‘Mohamed’s Indian vapour baths’ in Brighton, England. His baths were like Turkish baths, where clients received an Indian treatment of champi. Origins of which producer are being discussed here?
  4. It is a spirit produced by distilling wine , the wine having first been produced by fermenting grapes. It gets the name from the Danish for ‘burnt wine’. What is it?
  5. Which brand, owned by the German company Beiersdorf, got its name from the Latin word for snow-white? The name was suggested by the company’s owner Oskar Troplowitz.
  6. Which company was founded in the midst of the Great Depression, 1932, by brothers Charles and Joseph, along with a chemist, Charles Luchman, who contributed the ‘L’ in the name.
  7. Highly skilled workers called Dighaa manufacture which product using the degs and Bhapka system.
  8. Who was the first Indian actress to have appeared on the cover of TIME magazine in 1976 with the headline ‘Asia’s frenetic film scene’.


  1. Good job buddy..Appreciate your efforts..Please post the answers as well..