Thursday, July 29, 2010

QUESTION 302

The first X was opened in Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington, on March 30, 1971 by three partners: English teacher Jerry Baldwin, history teacher Zev Siegl, and writer Gordon Bowker. The three were inspired by entrepreneur Alfred Peet (whom they knew personally) to sell high-quality coffee beans and equipment. The name is taken from a book written by Y
; after Pequod was rejected by one of the co-founders, the company was named for the first mate on the Pequod, _______.


Y




Id the business venture X and the author Y.
Difficulty : Easy.

9 comments:

Anonymous said...

y--herman melville



-------------------------v.chandrashekar

ara said...

Starbucks

arianne said...

X- starbucks y- herman melville

Shravan said...

X-Starbucks
Y-Herman Melville, author of Moby Dick

Nanda said...

X-Starbucks
Y-Hermann Melville

aman said...

starbucks
moby dick

Siddarth Pai said...

Starbucks

Author of Moby Dick,Herman melville

Gaurav Radhakrishnan said...

Starbucks and i'm guessing it's herman melville.

Anonymous said...

Starbucks

-Sid