Business Quiz

1).Who said: "Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower"? Ans- Steve Jobs 2). 'Kaizen' is a hugely influential philosophy of business management. Where was it first developed? Ans-Japan 3).The production system of which car giant is often held up as a model of business innovation? Ans- Toyota 4). Which of the following is a major US award for excellence and innovation in business? Ans-The Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award 5). What is 'Six Sigma'? Ans-A system of quality management 6). Who invented first microphone & when? Ans- Emile Berliner - march 4 7). India's first steel mill was built by the Tata’s. In which year was it completed? Ans- 1911 8). This Year, ICICI Bank has introduced which unique facility for the first time? Ans- PPF Account 9). First designed and invented in Japan by Toyota. They were used in the automotive industry to track vehicles during the manufacturing process, and was originally designed to allow components to be scanned at high speed. The information encoded can be made up of four standardized kinds (“modes”) of data (numeric, alphanumeric, byte/binary, Kanji). What was designed by the Toyota subsidiary Denso? Ans-QR Codes

10).What was the first Indian luxury hotel established by the Tata Group? Ans-Taj Mahal Hotel 11).When were banks in India nationalized? Ans-1969 12).Which Indian biscuit brands is the singal largest selling biscuit in the world in its segment? Ans- Parle G 13).Which company sponsors both Manchester United and the England Cricket team? Ans- Vodaphone 14).Who desingned the first modern petrol-driven internal combustion engine for the car? Ans-Gottlie Daimler 15).In which country is the world’s largest McDonalds Rastaurant? Ans- CHINA 16).What does CNN stand for on the TV or Internet? Ans- Cable News Network 17).Who was the first Indian actress to model for LUX soap? Ans- Leela Chitnis 18).Which automobile company makes the “Mini” ? Ans- BMW 19).Name the company who introduced Six sigma first. Ans- Motorola 20).Who inveted 4 P’s of Marketing Mix? Ans- E. Jerome McCarthy 21).BCG Metrics stands for Boston Consulting Group is invented by Ans- Bruce D. Henderson 22).Which Japaneese electronics firm is named after a word meaning sound ? Ans- Sony 23) The Skoda car company is based in which country ? Ans- Czechoslovakia 24). Which gaint car company almost went out of business in 1981 ? Ans- Chrysler 25). What is the name of the USA’S national rail network ? Ans- AMTRAC