Prayaas - Case Study Competition Round 1

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Prayaas - Case Study Competition Round 1

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. On one fine day I met 3 person X, Y and Z each of them belongs to a different tribe i.e. Truth tellers, Liars, and Alternators. It is known that the truth tellers speak truth; liars speak lies and alternator alternates between truth and lies. Each of them gives 2 replies when asked their introduction.
    X: B is the liar, I am the truth tellerY: I am not the liar, C is the truth tellerZ: A is not the Truth teller, I am not the liarWho among the following is a liar?
    • A. 

      X

    • B. 

      Y

    • C. 

      Z

    • D. 

      Cannot be determined

  • 2. 
    A, B, C, D,E and F are trees of a garden.Neither C nor D is the tallest tree.Tree B is taller than F but shorter then tree A.Tree E is as tall as F but taller than C.Which is the tallest tree?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      Cannot be determined

  • 3. 
    3 students Jim, Rim and Dim have to select 3 subjects put of 6:Physics, Chemistry, Law, Psychology, History and Law.If Law is selected then physics cannot be selected.If Dim selects Chemistry, then Jim does not select Law.If Rim selects Psychology then Dim doesn’t select Chemistry and if Jim selects Physics, then Dim selects History and law.If Dim selects Law and Rim selects psychology the Dim cannot select:
    • A. 

      Psychology and Chemistry

    • B. 

      Physics and Chemistry

    • C. 

      Chemistry and Sociology

    • D. 

      Physics and History

  • 4. 
    Ram and Shyam just became friends with Mohan, and they want to know when her birthday is. Mohan gives them a list of 10 possible dates:1. May 15 May 16 May 192. June 17 June 183. July 14 July 164. August 14 August 15 August 17Mohan then tells Ram and Shyam separately the month and the day of her birthday respectively.Ram: I don’t know when Mohan’s birthday is, but I know that Shyam does not know too.Shyam: At first I don’t know when Mohan’s birthday is, but I know now.Ram: Then I also know when Mohan’s birthday is.So when is Mohan’s birthday? 
    • A. 

      May 15 May 16 May 19

    • B. 

      June 17 June 18

    • C. 

      July 14 July 16

    • D. 

      August 14 August 15 August 17

  • 5. 
    How many squares are there in this?
    • A. 

      64

    • B. 

      128

    • C. 

      204

    • D. 

      126

    • E. 

      256

  • 6. 
  • 7. 
    Calculate the maximum total production capacity (‘000 tonnes) for cookies which could be achieved?
    • A. 

      40

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      Insufficient Data

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Lowest price for cookies per kg is for:
    • A. 

      NS

    • B. 

      MA

    • C. 

      Insufficient Data

    • D. 

      BB

  • 9. 
    Calculate the unutilized capacity for BB cookie?
    • A. 

      2.5

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      1.2

    • D. 

      1

  • 10. 
    ABC is trying to rope in 4 marketers for a project. Out of the total seven marketers available:Males are Akshay, Baby and Clark and Females are Mandeep, Nancy, Osheen and Piya.Following constraints have to be kept in mind before making the selections:Team must contain at least 2 male membersBaby and Mandeep can’t be togetherClark can’t be selected with PiyaAkshay should not be selected with Osheen
  • 11. 
    Which of the following statements is true?
    • A. 

      Baby and Piya can’t be together

    • B. 

      Clark and Osheen can’t be together

    • C. 

      Clark and Nancy can’t be together

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    If Baby is selected, which one of the below mentioned combinations is not possible?
    • A. 

      Akshay, Piya, Mandeep, Nancy

    • B. 

      Akshay, Baby, Clark, Nancy

    • C. 

      Baby, Clark, Osheen, Nancy

    • D. 

      Akshay, Clark, Mandeep, Nancy

  • 13. 
    Aarti had two sons who were born on the same minute of the same hour of the same day of the same month of the same year. But they were not twins. How could this be so?
  • 14. 
    Ajay builds a house rectangular in shape. All its sides are having southern exposure.Ajay’s son Rohan saw a bear walking around there house, what color is the bear of? and Why?
  • 15. 
    Suppose there are 3 mangoes and you take away 2, how many do you have?
  • 16. 
    Anmol works in the vegetable shop is 6' 11'' tall. What does he weigh?
  • 17. 
    A marketing information system (MkIS) has component parts which include three inputs and one output. Which one is neither an input nor an output to a MkIS?
    • A. 

      Corporate planning

    • B. 

      Strategic marketing planning

    • C. 

      Market intelligence

    • D. 

      Marketing research

  • 18. 
    Which one represents the stages(sequentially) of the product life cycle concept?
    • A. 

      Introduction; development; growth; saturation; maturity; decline

    • B. 

      Development; introduction; growth; maturity; saturation; decline

    • C. 

      Development; growth; introduction; maturity; saturation; decline

    • D. 

      Introduction; growth; development maturity; saturation; decline

  • 19. 
    Which were the three strategies  Porter identified for achieving success in a competitive market ?
    • A. 

      Overall price leadership; differentiation; focus

    • B. 

      Differentiation; overall cost leadership; penetration pricing

    • C. 

      Overall cost leadership; differentiation; focus

    • D. 

      Differentiation; penetration pricing; focus

  • 20. 
    Viral marketing is applied to?
    • A. 

      Logistics

    • B. 

      Email

    • C. 

      Advertising

    • D. 

      Sales promotion

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    Which one of the following is an advantage of telemarketing over personal selling?
    • A. 

      It is easier to sell a product over the phone than in person

    • B. 

      It involves the use of promotional emails

    • C. 

      It is lower cost and can be outsourced

    • D. 

      It generates sales from free publicity about products

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is not one of the levels at which most large firms typically operate at?
    • A. 

      Product level

    • B. 

      Corporate level

    • C. 

      Business unit level

    • D. 

      Operational level

  • 23. 
    Regarding product or process simplification, which of the following is not correct?
    • A. 

      Reduces flexibility

    • B. 

      The less opportunity for error

    • C. 

      The faster the flow-time

    • D. 

      The higher the reliability

  • 24. 
    Which of the following is not an aim of introducing a Just-in-Time system?
    • A. 

      Keeping all materials in motion

    • B. 

      Minimising stocks of work in progress

    • C. 

      Quality improvement throughout the system

    • D. 

      Reduction in throughput times

  • 25. 
    A key advantage of a process layout is
    • A. 

      High levels of inventory

    • B. 

      High degree of automation

    • C. 

      Flexible equipment and resources

    • D. 

      Smooth flow of materials

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