Business Awareness Questions and Answers

21.

Seagate is manufacturer of

 

 

   A.) banking software
   B.) earth moving equipment
   C.) harddisk
   D.) picture tube

Answer: Option 'C'

harddisk

22.

Titan industries has rolled out its own Swiss made premium watches in India under the brand Name of 

   A.) Bvlgeri
   B.) Insignia
   C.) Titan Sens
   D.) Xylys

Answer: Option 'D'

Xylys

23.

In a Comprehensive settlement of Dabhol Power Project, two American companies have agreed to transfer its share in the project. One of them is General Electric. Identify another one.

   A.) Exxon Mobile
   B.) Bechtel
   C.) Chevron
   D.) Unocal

Answer: Option 'B'

Bechtel

24.

Grand Vitara XV-7 is a vehicle launched by 

   A.) Maruti Suzuki
   B.) Hyundai
   C.) GM
   D.) Ford

Answer: Option 'A'

Maruti Suzuki

25.

Which of the following BPO companies is wholly-owned subsidiary of polaris Software?

   A.) Spectramind
   B.) Drogeon
   C.) WNS
   D.) Optimus

Answer: Option 'D'

Optimus

26.

Which of the following is the largest non-banking company in India?

   A.) Reliance Finance Capital Ltd
   B.) Peerless
   C.) Tata Finance
   D.) ICICI

Answer: Option 'D'

ICICI

27.

Which company has introduced 91-Octane petrol EXTRA PREMIUM in India?

   A.) Indian Oil
   B.) IBP
   C.) Hindustan Petroleum
   D.) BPCL

Answer: Option 'A'

Indian Oil

28.

Brand Name 'Ykk' is related to 

   A.) Cars
   B.) Cellular Phones
   C.) Zip
   D.) Shoe polish

Answer: Option 'C'

Zip 

29.

The average of 34 numbers is zero. Of them, at the most how many may be greater than zero?

   A.) 33
   B.) 34
   C.) 35
   D.) 36

Answer: Option 'A'

Average of 34 numbers is = 0
Therefore sum of all 34 numbers = 0
It is quite possible that 33 of these numbers may be positive and if their sum is "a" then 34th number is "(-a)"

30.

'Skycar' , a light aerial multi-purpose vehicle, is set to make its world debut in the US. Name the company which has developed the model?

   A.) Rolls Royce
   B.) Moller International
   C.) Audi
   D.) Ford

Answer: Option 'B'

Moller International

31.

Which newspaper has acquired 67 per cent stake in Kolkata-based daily The Asian Age?

   A.) Deccan Chronicle
   B.) The Hindu
   C.) Times of India
   D.) Hindustan Times

Answer: Option 'A'

Deccan Chronicle

32.

The average of 36 numbers is zero. Of them, at the most how many may be greater than zero?

   A.) 36
   B.) 35
   C.) 37
   D.) 39

Answer: Option 'B'

Average of 36 numbers is = 0
Therefore sum of all 36 numbers = 0
It is quite possible that 35 of these numbers may be positive and if their sum is "a" then 36th number is "(-a)"

33.

Which company's name in Italian means 'to roll'?

   A.) Volvo
   B.) Honda
   C.) Michelin
   D.) Vauxhall

Answer: Option 'A'

Volvo

34.

One of the following companies does have business interest in both oil and shipping sectors. Identify this.

   A.) Essar Group
   B.) ONGC
   C.) Reliance Group
   D.) Tata Group

Answer: Option 'A'

Essar Group

35.

Rockr, a cell phone from Motorola that uses Apple's iTunes software and stores up to 100 songs in its Flash memory, has been launched by 

   A.) Motorola
   B.) Samsung
   C.) Bird
   D.) Nokia

Answer: Option 'A'

Motorola

36.

The 'Neticket' scheme, which allows a passenger to fly without ever visiting a reservation counter has been introduced by :

   A.) Indian Airlines
   B.) Sahara Air
   C.) Jet Airwaya
   D.) None of these

Answer: Option 'A'

Indian Airlines

37.

Which of the following is not an Indian Pharma Company?

   A.) Cipla
   B.) Nicholas Pirmal
   C.) Pfizer
   D.) Ranbaxy

Answer: Option 'B'

Nicholas Pirmal

38.

In a class of 15, the overall weight of the students is 743. Can you find the average weight of students in the class? 

   A.) 54.48
   B.) 49.53
   C.) 52.01
   D.) 47.05

Answer: Option 'B'

Given
Overall weight of the students = 743 No of students = 15
Use the below formula to find the average weight of the class
Average Weight = ( Total Weight of Class / Total Number of Students) 
Average Weight = ( 743 / 15) = 49.53
Average weight of students in the class = 
49.53

39.

Which of the following BPO companies is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Polaris software?

   A.) WNS
   B.) Progeon
   C.) Optimus
   D.) Spectramind

Answer: Option 'C'

Optimus

40.

In the first 10 overs of a cricket game, the run rate was only 7.6. What should be the run rate in the remaining 40 overs to reach the target of 212 runs?

   A.) 3.4
   B.) 4.1
   C.) 3.1
   D.) 7.9

Answer: Option 'A'

Required Run rate = ( 212 - ( 7.6 x 10 ) )/ (40) = ( 136) /(40) = 3.4


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