Saturday, July 28, 2012

TCS IT Wiz 2012 Hyderabad Prelims

Hi friends, Here we are presenting the TCS IT WIZ 2012 Hyderabad Prelim Questions.
We have our sincere thanks & wishes for the TCS IT WIZ 2012 Hyderabad Winner , Syed Murtuza Hashmi, who provided us the question.

1.Who coined the term "Artificial Intelligence"
Ans:John McCarthy
2.“To understand the concept, you should think of “free” as in “free speech,” not as in “free beer” . This concept was by which organisation?
Ans:Free Software Foundation
3.The recent Indian ecommerce website- is by which online giant?
Ans:Adobe Flash
5.Which common word comes from the sound that a bullet makes while striking a metal. It means “A short, high-pitched electronic pulse”?
Clue: Used in submarines
6.Which technology by Microsoft enables us to open a multimedia file without any delay?
Ans:Active X
7.Expand BCC in emails
Ans:Blind Carbon Copy
8.Identify this Indian
Ans:Ankit Fadia
9.Soft and Rocket are sizes for what in the internet world? It is widely used in internet publishing
10.Which game character was originally called Jumpman? He is a carpenter by profession and is very popular.
Ans:Zomato12.What is ISRO’s equivalent of Google Earth called?
13.Which famous company’s logo is called Larry the bird?
14.Identify this gadget.Need a specific answer
Ans:Nintendo Wii U
15.Who is the first Indian woman to head a missile project in India?
Ans:Tessy Thomas
16.Which company is the official IT partner of the London Olympics 2012?
Ans:Atos Origin
17.This was the original blueprint of which website
18.Which version of Windows phone OS runs on the Lumia series of smartphones by Nokia?
19.Nathaniel Baldwin created what in his kitchen and then sold his creation to the United States Navy?
20.Identify the person in the extreme right
 Ans:Sean Parker

Tuesday, July 24, 2012



Q1:It is a proprietary media player written by Nullsoft, now a subsidiary of AOL.What is It ?
Q2:X was founded in Berkely,California in 1981 by Jerry Fiddler\ and David Wilner. a company providing embedded systems , development tools for embedded systems,middleware, and other types of software.What is X ?
Q3:X is a company that provided free software desktop applications for Linuz and Unix based on the GNOME platform.It was previously called Helix Code, and originally announced as International Gnome Support.Id the company
Q4:Which is the first video uploaded on Youtube ?
Q5:X is a two day press conference hosted by Ubisoft.What is X ?
Q6:X is a multinational subsidary of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd.X was first a trade name of Hon Hai before becoming a subsidiary of the company in 2000.Founded by Terry Gou .What is X ?
Q7:X is a media franchise created by Hironobu Sakaguchi, and is developed and owned by Square Enix (formerly Squaresoft).What is X ?
Q8:X was founded in 1917 as Japan Optical Industries Corporation, the company was renamed X, after its cameras, in 1988.What is X ?
Q9: Expand CDMA ?
Q10:2012 is known as this IT giant's Year … Which is that IT Giant who was also a Marathon runner?

Friday, July 20, 2012

TCS IT Wiz Preparation

TCS IT WIZ, India's Largest inter-school Tech quiz organized by Tata Consultancy Services has been participated by thousands of students.It's regionals are conducted in 14 cities and the winners of the regionals will participate in the National Finals.Here we give some suggestions for the better preparation for the grand TCS IT WIZ.

  •   Look Up Trending Topics in the year - Check the latest things on Tech and study about the major events happened in the year (eg:- Facebook acquired Instgram , popular game 'Angry Birds',check about Steve Jobs because he just died in the past October(hmm TCS IT Wiz Kochi 2012 is on his first death aneversary),Look about John McCarthy also)

  • TV Shows - Watch TV programs related technology such as Gadget Guru, Cell Guru( NDTV Profit) which will help you a for the quiz.

  • Refer Wikipedia - Most of the questions asked in the TCS IT Wiz are directly taken from its Wikipedia pages.So make sure that you didn't missed the Wikipedia pages of the famous companies and softwares.If you get any information about new thing or Technology.Check out its wikipedia page and get more information about it.

  • Refer TCS IT Wiz Books – Refer the TCS IT Wiz books which they given in the past years(close look at the crosswords).And when you get the book before the prelims(2012), take a quick refer through It.

  • TV ads of Companies and Softwares – When you see Tech ads on TV.Take a watch at that and get the campaign or tagline of it (Windows – Works the way you want , Sony VAIO – Spark a trend etc.)
  • Companies And Founders - Study about the Famous Tech companies and their founders (eg: Cisco- Len Bosack , Sandy Lerner ..  etc)