Nodwin Recruitment Test

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Hi! Welcome to the NODWIN Recruitment Test. The objective of this test is to test your ability to think laterally. You might not know all the answers but we would like to test your ability to find those answers. You can use any resource that you want in order to complete the test. This online test contains 44 questions (with max marks of 63) covering areas of general interest, business, lateral thinking, logical reasoning, quantitative skills and English vocabulary. There are no marks for partial answers. You must answer the complete question in order to qualify for the points. Marks are indicated against each question. All questions do not carry equal marks. Complete answers and accurate spellings are important. You cannot go back to a quest


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  • 1. 
          A man is wearing black shoes, black socks, black trousers, black jumper, black gloves and a black balaclava. He is walking down a black street with all the street lamps off. A black car is coming towards him with its headlights off too but somehow manages to avoid hitting him.  How?
  • 2. 
           If a red house is made of red bricks, and the pink house is made of pink bricks, and the black house is made of black bricks, and the blue house is made of blue bricks, what is a greenhouse made of?
  • 3. 
    Which country has recently approved a law to allow voting by mobile phones?
  • 4. 
    Who was the CEO of Lehman Brothers when it went bust in 2008?
  • 5. 
    Name the employer and designations of Vijender Singh?  
  • 6. 
          Who filed and won the public interest petition for flying the Indian flag on non-government buildings and premises?
  • 7. 
    Which region in the world (not country) is known as the birthplace of Tequila?
  • 8. 
    Make as many four or more letters words using A,S,E,K,T?
  • 9. 
    Name the daughters of Barrack Obama?
  • 10. 
          Before Mount Everest was discovered, what was the highest mountain in the world?
  • 11. 
    The speed of light will be minimum while passing through? a.      glass    b.      vacuum    c.       air    d.      water
  • 12. 
    Earth quake waves travel fastest in? a.      Soil   b.      Molten rock   c.       Water   d.      Flexible rock  
  • 13. 
    What do the letters XP stand for in the product Microsoft XP?
  • 14. 
               The media campaign “ The World Is Waiting” is related to which of the following companies?
  • 15. 
          Who is the author of the book “Super Star India : From Incredible to Unstopable”?
  • 16. 
    The Red Cross was founded by?
  • 17. 
    What colour is the M on McDonald’s logo?
  • 18. 
    How much time does it take for a red blood cell to circle the whole body?
  • 19. 
          You are in a Cafe Coffee Day and the server offers to add Ice Cream and Chocolate sauce to your Cold Coffee. What is this sales technique called?
  • 20. 
    Which among the following substances is used as a lubricant? a.      Quartz   b.      Silica   c.       Graphite   d.      Nickel  
  • 21. 
    How can you use the letters in NEW DOOR to make one word?
  • 22. 
    How many legs do butterflies have?
  • 23. 
          A man went to a friend’s party and drank some of the punch which had fresh ice in it. He then left early. A while later, everyone else at the party drank the punch and subsequently died of poisoning. Nobody had added anything to the punch after the man had drank the punch and the man is not Superman, either!! Why didn’t the man die?
  • 24. 
               Man wanted to come to an exclusive club. There was a password. Only the members knew the password. So he thought he will hide and listen to the password. A member came. Doorman said: 12; Member replied 6; the door opened Another member came. Doorman said: 6. Member replied: 3; the door opened The man then approached the door. Doorman said 8. Man replied 4. Doorman did not open the door. What was the correct password?
  • 25. 
     Write down at least 4 companies under the following Corporate Groups:  a.      Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG)  b.      Aditya Birla Groupc.       O.P Jindal Group                                   d.      Tata Group
  • 26. 
    Name Carla Bruni’s last music album?
  • 27. 
          During a slide show, which key would you use to make your presentation screen go white?
  • 28. 
    Who invented Nintendo Wii?
  • 29. 
          Which cosmetic and perfume company was originally named The California Perfume Co?
  • 30. 
    The country known as a sugar bowl of the world is?
  • 31. 
          Which two airlines had gone into partnership and become the largest airlines in Europe?
  • 32. 
    Name the 2 teams that played the first game of The last soccer World Cup?
  • 33. 
    Name the international brand which owns Lotus Development Company.  
  • 34. 
          If you are competing against another car down a straight stretch of road in an acceleration contest, then what kind of race are you participating in?
  • 35. 
    Wren & Martin says - I before E except… (Continue the sentence):
  • 36. 
               The software company I-flex Solutions was originally a division of which famous financial services company?
  • 37. 
    In which year did Mahatma Gandhi launch The Dandi March?
  • 38. 
    What is the measure of the length of a standard tennis court?
  • 39. 
    Who invented the safety pin?
  • 40. 
          The point at which solid, liquid and gaseous forms of a substance co-exist is called ?
  • 41. 
     Which US founding father pioneered the idea of a national bank?
  • 42. 
    The name of India's first electric car is?
  • 43. 
    Who is the director of the film "Chemmeen"?
  • 44. 
    In which city was the first milk powder plant set up?