Friday, November 20, 2009

BizQuiz!!!! Quiz@20th Nov


1. CISCO: Len Bosack and Sandy Lerner, a married couple who worked as computer operations staff at Stanford University, founded Cisco Systems in 1984. Its name is derived from the latter part of San Fran(cisco) and hence the logo contains CISCO in small letters.

2. HDFC : CareerJourney of Deepak Parekh

3. BMW

4. Roshni Nadar: Only child of HCL's founder, Shiv Nadar and recently elevated to take over as Executive Director and the CEO of HCL Corporation.

5. Naina Lal Kidwai and PWC:

6. GM

7. Monte Carlo Simulation

8. Seth Godin

9. Vittoria Callao who replaced Mr. Arun Sarin as CEO of Vodafone

10. Fed EX

11. GM

12.Johnson and johnson & Red Cross

13. H T media Ltd.

14. Naresh Trehan

15. Big Bazaar

16. Bharti Gp.

17. Shiv Nadar

18. Song Airlines

19. Indus Tower: formed with collabaration of Airtel, Voda, Aditya Birla to provide infrastructure services

20. Chow Mouw Videocon's new logo Character

Monday, November 16, 2009

xQuiZit Presents the Sportzzz Quizz...!!!!!!!

xQuiZit - The Quizzing Club of IMNU Presents the much awaited Sports Quiz. The Quiz was conducted online on Friday, October 30, 2009. A Journey through Cricket Pitches, Football Stadiums, Tennis Courts, F1 Tracks, Boxing Arenas, and much more, the Quiz turned out to be a spectacular event unveiling hidden knowledge banks that IMNUites had been carrying over their shoulders.

3 IMNU Quizzers ended up fighting for the TOP SPOT with 17 Correct Answers…

We had Pratish Nair (FT-II), Rushi Vasani(FT-II) and Vipul Yadav (FT-I) emerging as IMNU Sports Quizzing Champs.

Team xQuiZit Congratulates the 3 Winners.

For the inquisitive souls and sports aficionados, here goes the entire quiz along with the answers:

SPORTZ QUIZ – October 30, 2009

1. International, Elite, Associates and affiliates, are panels related to which sport?

2. Identify the personality:

3. He is the father of a Bollywood actress new in industry. Also a renowned badminton player ranked among top ten in the world for almost a decade. His biography was released on 11 Jan 2006.

4. Identify the footballer whose career went from:

5. Which former ATP tennis player was nicknamed "Kalashnikov?"

6. Name the only Test cricketer to have won a Olympic hockey gold medal.

7. He played football at under-18 level for Scotland, and cricket for three countries. Name him.

8. This movie was based on the true story on the life of a famous boxer. Name him.

9. Identify:

10. Identify? [Hint: Formula 1]

11. Who played against Brian Lara when he scored his 501 not out for Warwickshire, and was West Indies' 12th man when he scored his 375 against England?

12. Connect

13. Identify Him

14. Identify? [Hint: Of Indian Origin]

15. An accomplished cricketer and coach, he devised Zimbabwe's car registration system and his sister captained the Zimbabwe women's field hockey team which won the gold medal in the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Name him.

16. He was accompanied by “Dickie Bird” on his first Test Appearance. 1983 was his first world cup. Match between West Indies and Pakistan in 2005 was his last match.

17. Name the team that should replace the Question Mark [Hint: A F1 Driver’s transition from first to last team]

18. Connect the 6 Pics

19. Identify the tournament played at this famous stadium

20. Identify Him


1. Cricket
2. Steve Bucknor
3. Prakash Padukone
4. Ruud Van Nistelrooy
5. Yevgeny Kafelnikov
6. Jack MacBryan played one Test for England and won hockey gold in with the England
team in the 1920 Olympics
7. Douglas Brown
8. James Braddock
9. Usain Bolt
10.Juan Manuel fangio (World’s first formula 1 world champion)
11.Anderson Cummins
12.First to score 6 sixes in a over in different formats of cricket (ODI’s, first
13.Lance Armstong
14.Michael Chopra (first player of Indian origin to play and score in EPL)
15.Duncan Fletcher. His sister Ann Grant captained the Zimbabwe women's field hockey
16.David Shepherd
18.They won Golden Boot Award in last World Cups
19.French Open
20.Glenn Jacobs (Kane)




-Team xQuiZit

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

xQuiZit Presents IMNU Quiz Contest (IQC) – The Inter-Section Quiz Competition Final Round


The Audio Visual Round Questions are not included here...But the Answers to the Questions asked in the actual quiz are mentioned in the end in ROUND 4: Audio-Visual


Round 1: GENERAL

1. not a penny more not a penny less
2. Son of Nargis
3. Rahul Gandhi
4. one laptop per child
5. Rio De Janero
6. Eric Schmidt
7. Gadaffi Stadium of Lahore
8. Steve Jobs
9. Nandita Das
10. Sachin Pilot

Round 2: CONNECT

1. Answer is Walt Disney. Won 26 Oscars, record of 4 in one year. Only Disneyland which Walt Disney lived to see at California. The other image is the logo of Oscar. The man is the founder, Walt Disney.

2. Answer is Barcelona. Bullfight is famous in Barcelona, Spain. Olympics was there in 1992 and Barcelona Football club is well known.

3. Answer is 15. Titanic sunk on April 15, 1912. Fifteen is the magic constant of the unique order-3 normal magic square. 15 Minutes is the name of a movie. Apollo 15’s crew in the other picture.

4. They are all school drop outs – Subhash Chandra Goel, Zee Chairman who dropeed out after 12th standard; Micheal Saul Dell, owner of Dell Computer Corporation; Bill gates, Microsoft ; Dhirubai Ambani

5. Derek O’Brien. Cadbury Bournvita Quiz Contest aired on Sony Entertainment Television. His company, “Derek O’Brien and Associates” is associated with Cadbury, Penguin, Pearson and much more. Joined All India Trinamool Congress (logo). He is the Group Marketing Manager at Meridian Global Services.

6. Karan Johar. He formally entered the film industry as an actor, portraying Raj's (Shahrukh Khan) close friend in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995). Played a short role in OSO. September 30, 2006, Johar became the first Indian filmmaker to be a jury member in the Miss World competition, in Warsaw, Poland. Dharma Productions, founded by his father, is Johar's production company.

7. Kalpana Chawla, Her first space mission began on November 19, 1997 as part of the six astronaut crew that flew the Space Shuttle Columbia flight STS-87. Chawla was born in a Punjabi family in Karnal, Haryana, India. She earned her Bachelor of engineering degree in aeronautical engineering at Punjab Engineering College in Chandigarh in 1982


1. Mentos
2. Versa
3. Moto Yuva
4. Camlin
6. Maruti
8. JK Lakhsmi
9. Dhara Coking Oil
10. Lead India


1. Nokia
2. Dr. Manmohan Singh
3. Ahmedabad
4. Archie
5. Elvis Presley


a. India Cements
b. Pepsi
c. Lord Swaraj Paul
d. Khan Abdul Gafar Khan
f. Satellite Transmission for Asian Region

a. Travis Dowlin
b. N. Chandrashekaran
c. Ghulam Nabi Azad
d. Bahadur Shah Zafar
e. Bhanu Authaia
f. NASDAQ- National Association Of Securities Dealers Automated

a. Weight Lifting
c. Operation Shakti
d. Mayflower
e. Smile Pinki

a. Karnam Maleshwari
b. Max New York Life
c. Mirzapur near Allahabad
d. 1856, Bombay to Thane
e. ADAG with Dreamworks studios
f. Yahoo: Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle

a. Zaheer Abbas
b. Systema Telecom
c. M3(moon mineralogy mapper)
d. Calicut near Kochi
e. Dharma Productions
f. ASEAN: Association of South East Asian Nations