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Sony Corporation Quiz Questions

1)  What is the rank of Sony in 2015 list of Fortune Global 500?
A) 116th
B) 110th
C) 10th
D) 16th
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2)  What type of industry is Sony?
A) conglomerate
B) public
C) social service
D) internet
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3)  What is the parent company of the Sony Group?
A) Sony Inc.
B) Sony Company
C) Sony Corporation
D) Sony and More
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4)  What line of business is the primary focus of Sony Group?
A) internet
B) electronics
C) food
D) furniture
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5)  Where did Sony derive its name?
A) son
B) sonus
C) sonnu
D) sun
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6)  What is the company's slogan in 2015?
A) GET MOVED
B) JUST MOVE
C) BE MOVED
D) LET'S MOVE
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7)  Where is the headquarters of Sony located?
A) Ichikawa, Japan
B) Sakai, Japan
C) Saitama, Japan
D) Tokyo, Japan
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8)  When did Sony change its name from Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo?
A) 1995
B) 1955
C) 1958
D) 1985
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9)  What is the name of Japan's first tape recorder developed by Sony?
A) Type-G
B) Type-O
C) casette
D) VHS
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10)  What was the company bought by Sony in 1989 to expand Sony's media presence?
A) Columbia Pictures
B) Paramount
C) Walt Disney
D) none of the above
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11)  What was the format developed by JVC against Sony's Betamax?
A) VAIO
B) Walkman
C) VHS
D) DVD
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12)  When was the Sony Corporation of America founded?
A) 1960
B) 1965
C) 1966
D) 1968
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13)  What is the first Sony-branded product that appeared in 1955?
A) Walkman
B) Vaio
C) TR-55 transistor radio
D) Xbox
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14)  When did Sony introduce the MiniDisc format?
A) 1995
B) 1996
C) 1992
D) 1991
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15)  What was the storage device introduced by Sony in 1983?
A) floppy disk
B) flash drive
C) micro disc
D) CD
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16)  What is the world's first portable music player developed by Sony?
A) casette
B) VHS
C) Walkman
D) MiniDisc
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17)  When did Sony begin a life insurance company?
A) 1979
B) 1980
C) 1998
D) 1977
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18)  What is the music company owned by Sony?
A) JVC
B) SME
C) VHS
D) MSX
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19)  What is the holding company for Sony's financial services business?
A) Sony & Finance
B) Sony Bank
C) Sony Financial Holdings
D) none of the above
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20)  When did Sony introduce its first Cyber-shot camera?
A) 1995
B) 1999
C) 1990
D) 1996
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