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Business Trivia Quiz: How Many Interesting Facts Do You Know About These Companies?

Nov 19, 2020 1:26 PM 5 min play

Companies and their businesses have a dynamic role to play in the global economy. Some of these companies are household names in every nook and corner of the world.

But do we know about their stories, their history and little-known factoids that contributed to the journey of their growth and expansion.

We bring to you the Business Trivia Quiz with quirky and fascinating questions on some of the most popular companies in India and the world.

Let's see how you fare!

Here's a little preview of what awaits you!

  1. Ferruccio Lamborghini, an Italian business magnate found the company Lamborghini Trattori in 1948. The company originally produced which of the following?
  2. Who is famously called the "First Woman of Finance" because she was the first woman to own a seat on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and also the first woman to head one of NYSE's member firms?
  3. Which company launched the "Red Rickshaw Revolution" in 2013 with three women riding on a red autorickshaw and departing from Delhi to reach Mumbai 9 days later?
  4. Which motorcycle company has used metal from INS Vikrant to manufacture one of its models?
  5. X was the CEO of of Disney from 1984 to 2005. Before that, he had a brief stint at Paramount Pictures during which time, the studio released hits like "Grease", the "Stark Trek" franchise and "Raiders of the Lost Ark". Name X.
  6. Which famous leather goods manufacturer with operations across 25 countries is based out of Puducherry, Tamil Nadu?
  7. In 2011, a Neilsen survey named Parle-G as the best-selling biscuits brand in the world. Inspired by the Swadeshi Movement, the company was started in 1929 to compete with which imported brand(s) at that time? 
  8. In 1960, the JW Foster and Sons shoe company was renamed as "Reebok". The new name was inspired by which native African animal?
  9. Which oil company uses a tiger as their mascot and advertises with the slogan "Put a tiger in your tank"?
  10. Which of the 12 original members of the Dow Jones Industrial since 1896 was the last to be dropped from the Dow Jones Index in June 2018 and was replaced by drugstore chain Walgreen Boots?


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