# CISCO Pub Quiz - Round 1

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Computer networking is part of the wider computer science study. In networking, it is all about making a bunch of computers work together easily. CISCO certification is one of the esteemed achievements in networking and it is tested below.

• 1.

### How many people are currently employed by Cisco in UK and Ireland (both blue and red badged, to nearest 500)?

• A.

4000

• B.

4500

• C.

5000

• D.

5500

D. 5500
Explanation
The correct answer is 5500. This means that there are currently 5500 people employed by Cisco in the UK and Ireland, including both blue and red badged employees.

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• 2.

N/A
• 3.

### What percentage of (blue-badge) employees have never accessed their benefits?

• A.

15%

• B.

20%

• C.

30%

• D.

35%

C. 30%
Explanation
The correct answer is 30%. This means that 30% of blue-badge employees have never accessed their benefits.

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• 4.

### How many Triathlons has Phil Smith completed so far in 2013?

• A.

5

• B.

10

• C.

15

• D.

20

B. 10
Explanation
The answer is 10 because it states that Phil Smith has completed "so far in 2013." This implies that the number of Triathlons completed is ongoing and not a final total. Therefore, the correct answer is 10, indicating that Phil Smith has completed 10 Triathlons up to the present time in 2013.

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• 5.

• A.

Scansafe

• B.

NDS

• C.

Starbucks

• D.

Sourcefire

B. NDS
• 6.

### How many Advanced Services apprentices have joined Cisco in UKI since the Advanced Services scheme was launched in August 2011?

• A.

8

• B.

13

• C.

19

• D.

23

C. 19
Explanation
Since the Advanced Services scheme was launched in August 2011, a total of 19 Advanced Services apprentices have joined Cisco in UKI.

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• 7.

### How many places do we have for Cisco employees to carry the Commonwealth Games baton?

• A.

20

• B.

10

• C.

5

• D.

1

B. 10
Explanation
There are 10 places available for Cisco employees to carry the Commonwealth Games baton.

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• 8.

### What percentage of vegetables served in Cisco UKI cafeterias is sourced locally?

• A.

20%

• B.

40%

• C.

60%

• D.

80%

C. 60%
Explanation
The correct answer is 60%. This means that 60% of the vegetables served in Cisco UKI cafeterias are sourced locally. This indicates that a majority of the vegetables come from local suppliers or farms, supporting the local economy and reducing the carbon footprint associated with transportation.

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• 9.

### What is the current annual CO2 output of Cisco's UK sites in tonnes?

• A.

7750 tonnes

• B.

16800 tonnes

• C.

22800 tonnes

• D.

31500 tonnes

C. 22800 tonnes
Explanation
The current annual CO2 output of Cisco's UK sites is 22800 tonnes.

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• 10.

### Who is the head of CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) for Cisco UKI?

• A.

Paula Dowdy

• B.

Chris Dedicoat

• C.

Florence Nightingale

• D.

Explanation
Kathryn Baddeley is the head of CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) for Cisco UKI.

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• 11.

### What is the name of the monthly UKI communication to employees on all matters related to Cisco in UKI?

• A.

The Huddle

• B.

The Buzz

• C.

The Loop

• D.

The Net

C. The Loop
Explanation
The correct answer is The Loop. The Loop is the name of the monthly UKI communication to employees on all matters related to Cisco in UKI.

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• 12.

### What does WOW stand for, in the context of CSR and I&D?

• A.

Wonders of the World

• B.

Wellbeing of Women

• C.

Women of the Workplace

• D.

Women on Wheels

B. Wellbeing of Women
Explanation
The acronym WOW stands for Wellbeing of Women in the context of CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) and I&D (Inclusion and Diversity). This term refers to initiatives and programs aimed at promoting and supporting the overall health and wellness of women. It encompasses various aspects such as physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing, as well as reproductive health and gender equality. By focusing on the wellbeing of women, organizations can contribute to creating a more inclusive and diverse workplace and society.

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• 13.

### What was Phil Smith's first job?

• A.

Waiter

• B.

Systems Engineer

• C.

Apprentice Bus Driver

• D.

Musician

A. Waiter
Explanation
Phil Smith's first job was as a waiter.

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• 14.

### Which Cisco exec has 250 visa stamps in their passport?

• A.

John Donovan

• B.

Nick Earle

• C.

Charlie Johnson

• D.

Nick Thexton

B. Nick Earle
Explanation
Nick Earle is the Cisco executive who has 250 visa stamps in his passport. This implies that he has traveled extensively for work purposes, likely due to his role in the company.

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• 15.

### In what town did Cisco first open in the UK?

• A.

Uxbridge

• B.

High Wycombe

• C.

• D.

Glasgow

B. High Wycombe
Explanation
Cisco first opened in the UK in High Wycombe.

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• 16.

### How much money was raised for Comic Relief in 2013? (to the nearest £1,000)

• A.

£90,000

• B.

£110,000

• C.

£130,000

• D.

£150,000

C. £130,000
Explanation
In 2013, Comic Relief raised £130,000.

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• 17.

### How long has the longest-standing employee been with Cisco UKI?

• A.

18 years & 7 months

• B.

20 years & 1 month

• C.

21 years & 8 months

• D.

22 years & 3 months

C. 21 years & 8 months
Explanation
The longest-standing employee at Cisco UKI has been with the company for 21 years and 8 months. This means that they have been working for Cisco UKI for a significant amount of time, demonstrating their loyalty and dedication to the company.

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• 18.

• A.

23

• B.

16

• C.

9

• D.

6

C. 9
• 19.

### How many Net Academy students are there in the UK and Ireland? (to nearest 1000)

• A.

27,000

• B.

31,000

• C.

35,000

• D.

40,000

B. 31,000
Explanation
The correct answer is 31,000. This suggests that there are approximately 31,000 Net Academy students in the UK and Ireland.

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• 20.

### On which Cisco office are bees kept?

• A.

Chandler's Ford

• B.

City

• C.

Edinburgh

• D.

Explanation
The correct answer is Reading. This suggests that bees are kept at the Cisco office in Reading.

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