General Knowledge Quiz On Business

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There are different types of businesses around, and it is important to ensure that if you don’t want to spend your time employed, you have some basic ideas on how to start and maintain a business. For this to happen, you need to be both book smart and business smart. Take up the quiz below and test your knowledge of the business.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who founded the Hyde Park entertainment in 1999-one of the leading independent entertainment companies in Hollywood today?

    • A.

      Ashok Amritraj

    • B.

      Muttiah Muralidharan

    • C.

      Danielle Steel

    • D.

      Jennifer Lopez

    Correct Answer
    A. Ashok Amritraj
    Explanation
    Ashok Amritraj founded Hyde Park Entertainment in 1999, which has become one of the leading independent entertainment companies in Hollywood today.

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  • 2. 

    When asked what she wore in bed, who is said to have replied thus: "two drops of Channel No.5"

    Correct Answer
    Marlyn Monroe
    Explanation
    Marlyn Monroe is the correct answer because she is famously known for her response when asked what she wore in bed, which was "two drops of Chanel No.5." This statement has become iconic and is often associated with her image and persona.

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  • 3. 

    He is the Chairman & MD of People group, he has also produce 2 moviesby names Flavours & 99. Who is he?

    Correct Answer
    Anupam Mittal
    Explanation
    Anupam Mittal is the correct answer because he is the Chairman & MD of People Group, a company that operates various online businesses including Shaadi.com. Additionally, he has produced two movies called Flavours and 99.

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  • 4. 

    He plays rythm guitar in a Seattle band called Grown Men & is a part owner of the Seattle Sounders FC. Identify him.

    • A.

      Charlie Sheen

    • B.

      Peter Norton

    • C.

      Paul Allen

    • D.

      Josh Hartnet

    Correct Answer
    C. Paul Allen
    Explanation
    Paul Allen is the correct answer because he is known for being a part owner of the Seattle Sounders FC, a professional soccer team in Seattle. Additionally, he is also known for being a co-founder of Microsoft and for his philanthropic work.

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  • 5. 

    I used Led Zeppelin song Rock and Roll & narration by actor Gary Sinise in a commercial for over 3 years. Which Brand?

    Correct Answer
    Cadillac
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Cadillac. This suggests that the brand Cadillac used the Led Zeppelin song "Rock and Roll" and narration by actor Gary Sinise in a commercial for a period of over 3 years.

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  • 6. 

    The game was widely played in India by the name of Moksha Patamu.

    Correct Answer
    Snakes and ladders
    snakes & ladders
    Explanation
    The given statement explains that the game was commonly played in India under the name of Moksha Patamu. This implies that the game being referred to is Snakes and Ladders, also known as snakes & ladders.

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  • 7. 

    All of Mattle's preschool products are marketed under which brand name?

    • A.

      Classmate

    • B.

      Fisher-Price

    • C.

      Fun School

    • D.

      School time

    Correct Answer
    B. Fisher-Price
    Explanation
    Fisher-Price is the correct answer because it is a well-known brand that specializes in preschool products. They have a wide range of toys, games, and learning materials specifically designed for young children. Therefore, it makes sense that all of Mattle's preschool products would be marketed under the Fisher-Price brand name.

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  • 8. 

    Which company was founded in 2000 by Deep Kalra that had its beginnings in a small office in Okhla, New Delhi?

    Correct Answer
    MakeMyTrip.com
    Makemytrip
    Explanation
    MakeMyTrip.com, also known as Makemytrip, was founded in 2000 by Deep Kalra. The company started in a small office located in Okhla, New Delhi.

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  • 9. 

    Business management thinker Joseph M. Turan suggested this principle and named it after an Italian economist. Identify the principle.

    • A.

      Philips General Business Principle

    • B.

      Pareto Principle

    • C.

      Fisher Principle

    • D.

      Akzo Noble's Principle

    Correct Answer
    B. Pareto Principle
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pareto Principle. This principle, also known as the 80/20 rule, states that roughly 80% of the effects come from 20% of the causes. It was named after Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto, who observed that 80% of the land in Italy was owned by 20% of the population. This principle has been widely applied in various fields, including business management, to prioritize tasks, identify key factors, and optimize resources.

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  • 10. 

    Which brand, launched in 1993, was responsible for popularising the phrase "Friday dressing"?

    Correct Answer
    Allen Solly
    Explanation
    Allen Solly, launched in 1993, was responsible for popularizing the phrase "Friday dressing". This suggests that Allen Solly played a significant role in introducing and promoting the concept of casual dressing on Fridays, which has since become a common practice in many workplaces.

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