CISCO Pub Quiz - Round 1

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 47

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CISCO Quizzes & Trivia

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.


Questions and Answers
  • 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

  • 2. 
    Cisco has sites in twelve different towns and cities, plus three in central London - how many can you name? (only those where there are more than 10 people registered)
  • 3. 
    What percentage of (blue-badge) employees have never accessed their benefits?
    • A. 

      15%

    • B. 

      20%

    • C. 

      30%

    • D. 

      35%

  • 4. 
    How many Triathlons has Phil Smith completed so far in 2013?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      20

  • 5. 
    Which UK based company did Cisco buy for $5bn in July 2012?
    • A. 

      Scansafe

    • B. 

      NDS

    • C. 

      Starbucks

    • D. 

      Sourcefire

  • 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

  • 7. 
    How many places do we have for Cisco employees to carry the Commonwealth Games baton?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      1

  • 8. 
    What percentage of vegetables served in Cisco UKI cafeterias is sourced locally?
    • A. 

      20%

    • B. 

      40%

    • C. 

      60%

    • D. 

      80%

  • 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

  • 10. 
    Who is the head of CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) for Cisco UKI?
    • A. 

      Paula Dowdy

    • B. 

      Chris Dedicoat

    • C. 

      Florence Nightingale

    • D. 

      Kathryn Baddeley

  • 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

  • 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

  • 13. 
    What was Phil Smith's first job?  
    • A. 

      Waiter

    • B. 

      Systems Engineer

    • C. 

      Apprentice Bus Driver

    • D. 

      Musician

  • 14. 
    Which Cisco exec has 250 visa stamps in their passport?
    • A. 

      John Donovan

    • B. 

      Nick Earle

    • C. 

      Charlie Johnson

    • D. 

      Nick Thexton

  • 15. 
    In what town did Cisco first open in the UK?
    • A. 

      Uxbridge

    • B. 

      High Wycombe

    • C. 

      Reading

    • D. 

      Glasgow

  • 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

  • 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

  • 18. 
    How many employees were there at Cisco UKI when Phil Smith came on board?
    • A. 

      23

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      9

    • D. 

      6

  • 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

  • 20. 
    On which Cisco office are bees kept?
    • A. 

      Chandler's Ford

    • B. 

      City

    • C. 

      Edinburgh

    • D. 

      Reading