A few questions from the Eliminations at Infosys Chennai for the AIMA National Management Quiz (NMQ) 2010. -- Part II Answers
Q1: Isaac Carasso had fled to Spain during the Balkan wars and while setting up his medicinal facility found that many young patients had digestive and intestinal Problems. Inspired by the work of Nobel Laureate Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov , he sold Yogurt as a medicine in Pharmacies. What company did he go on to create?
A1: Groupe Danone
Q2: Sony produced audio recorders in 1950. It was expensive and Japanese courts did not allow mass production. But shortage of something, due to war, led to Japanese courts to allow for production of these recorders, inspite of high costs....what shortage
A2: Shortage of stenographers
Q3: What term used often in management is derived from the Greek word denoting the Leader of Sacred Rites?
Q4: In 2010 , he became one of the very few video game creators to adapt his own creation as a feature film. His video game was known for its fluid motions and was based on videos and pictures of his brother running and jumping. Who is this person.. And which famous game franchise – now a film was created by him?
A4: Jordan Mechner : Prince of Persia
Q5: The name of which service stems from the colloquial name for an item given to students at the start of the academic year by university administrations in the US with the intention of helping students to get to know each other better.
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