Companies questions This is a list of recently added questions about companies. Play companies quiz and see all the questions. What two technology companies did Steve Jobs found or co found?Next and Apple . Next was founded in 1985 by Apple Computer co-founder Steve Jobs, after he was forced out of Apple, along with a few of his co-workers. Next introduced the first Next Computer in 1988, and the smaller Nextstation in 1990. Apple purchased Next on December 20, 1996. As part of the agreement, Steve Jobs, Chairman and CEO of Next Software, returned to Apple, the company he co-founded in 1976.Created by: Usernamehard 59% Next and DellNext and Dell291Dell and MicrosoftDell and Microsoft700Next and Apple Next and Apple 6135Apple and MicrosoftApple and Microsoft325220th century riddles » Rockefeller's Standard Oil used to be the most profitable company in the world. What happened to it?It was forcily split to several independent companies. In 1911, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that Standard Oil must be dissolved under the Sherman Antitrust Act and split into 34 companies. Four of these companies were "Jersey Standard", which became Exxon, "Standard Oil of New York" which became Mobil, "Standard Oil of Ohio" which became SOHIO, "Standard Oil of Indiana" which became Amoco and "Standard Oil of California" which became the Chevron Corp.Created by: Masahiro Yakohard 53% it went bankruptit went bankrupt786it was renamed Texacoit was renamed Texaco1669it was renamed Chevronit was renamed Chevron706it was forcily split to several independent companiesit was forcily split to several independent companies3653history of the United States riddles » Where is LEGO from?Denmark. The Lego Group is based in Billund, Denmark. Adjacent to the company's headquarters is the first Legoland theme park, which opened in 1968. Lego is one of the leading exporters of Denmark.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 81% USAUSA457GermanyGermany449SwedenSweden932DenmarkDenmark8081Denmark riddles » Which company produces the most advanced Japanese tank?Mitsubishi. Type 10 tank (pictured) is manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, one of the core companies of the Mitsubishi Group. MHI is the world's 23rd-largest defense contractor measured by 2011 defense revenues, and the largest based in Japan.Created by: Teddyaverage 63% ToyotaToyota3051SonySony1090MitsubishiMitsubishi12254HondaHonda2815tanks riddles » Which consumer electronics manufacturer also produced tires?Nokian Tyres was split from the Nokia Corporation in 1988. Nokia, which became the largest mobile telephone manufacturer in 1998, ended its ownership interest in Nokian Tyres in 2003.Created by: Monica Stillerhard 49% NokiaNokia6246SharpSharp2027PhillipsPhillips1530GrundigGrundig2786Finland riddles » Which airline is the world’s oldest one to still be using its original name?KLM was founded in 1919. Operations stopped during World War II apart from the operations in the Dutch Antilles. The airline is the "Oldest operating airline", but with the 2004 merge with Air France some dispute whether KLM should still hold the crown. QANTAS, founded in 1920, is dubbed "Oldest continuously operating airline".Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 38% British AirwaysBritish Airways1920Air FranceAir France821KLMKLM2011SwissairSwissair519Netherlands riddles » What shape is hidden in the FedEx logo?Arrow. The white space between the "E" and the "x" in "Ex" is an arrow pointing towards the right.Created by: simply the beastaverage 67% spoonspoon445crosscross800arrowarrow3265circlecircle337logo riddles » This is well known Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco. But what is Transamerica?Insurance company. Although the tower no longer serves as the Transamerica Corporation headquarters, it is still strongly associated with the company and is depicted in the company's logo. In 1999, Transamerica was acquired by Dutch insurance company Aegon. When the non-insurance operations of Transamerica were later sold to GE Capital, Aegon retained the building as an investmentCreated by: globalquiz.orghard 40% airlinesairlines629insurance companyinsurance company1049container ship operatorcontainer ship operator520electric utility companyelectric utility company412skyscrapers riddles » Kodak, Fujifilm and Agfa used to be top producers of photographic films and equipment. Which of these companies best survived the advent of digital photography?Fujifilm. Only Fujifilm has survived the digital revolution. AgfaPhoto GmbH, separated from Agfa holding in 2004, filed for bankruptcy after just one year. The Agfa photographic brands are now licensed to other companies. Eastman Kodak filed for bankruptcy in January 2012.Created by: Monica Stillerhard 44% KodakKodak2959AgfaAgfa518FujifilmFujifilm3506all of themall of them890photography riddles » Which car company manufactured aircraft before they started car production?Saab. In 1944 the war was near end and SAAB (Svenska Aeroplan Aktie Bolaget) realized that the demand for military aircraft will soon drop. A search for new markets resulted in starting a car business.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% FiatFiat1374MercedesMercedes2204SaabSaab11336ToyotaToyota1362car brands riddles » Play brands quiz and see all the questions.