April 2014 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set

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1. The government named the Economic Affairs Secretary as the finance secretary. His name?





2. The Union Government has appointed as India’s new navy chief





3. India recently extended TVOA scheme to residents of south korea . TVOA stands for?





4. India won how many medals at the 7th south Asian judo competition?





5. Which India-born poet won the prestigious 2014 Pulitzer Prize in the poetry category for his collection of poems "3 Sections" ?





6. Who received knight grand cross (GBE) award of UK government?





7. Who became 1st indian cricketer to feature on wisden cricketers almanac cover page?





8. Who won the OUE Singapore badminton open 2014?





9. who was selected for the dadasaheb phalke award 2013





10. Who is appointed as next chief justice of India?





11. New internet security threat is called?





12. Who authored book "Crusader or Conspirator" written on Coalgate?





13. Which capital city got is first passenger train?





14. Who won his fourth Miami masters crown





15. Which Indian origin American doctor was chosen for simon dack award 2014





16. who was selected as the National icon for lok sabha election 2014





17. Who received the most efficient navratna award 2013





18. The most popular Spanish-language writer after Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th Century passed away recently. He was honored with Nobel prize in 1982 for literature. He was?





19. The Supreme Court lifted ban on iron ore mining in?





20. Which place in India regained the tag of wettest place in the world?





21. According to World Bank Report released on 29th April 2014, India has displaced which country to become the world's third biggest economy in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP).





22. International Dance Day, also known as World Dance Day, is celebrated through promotion by the International Dance Council (CID).World Dance Day was first celebrated in 1982 and was introduced by International Dance Committee of the UNESCO International Theatre Institute. It is celebrated on the birthday of Jean-Georges Noverre, who was born in 1727. It is celebrated on?





23. IPL Chairman and Senior Congress leader from Odisha took oath as Rajya Sabha member in New Delhi. His name?





24. Scientists have discovered a new mineral in Western Australia; It occurs as tiny crystals, no more than 0.5 mm in diameter and is found on a volcanic rock. It was named?





25. Who was appointed as the First ambassador to ASEAN and East Asia Summit?





26. Who won senior snooker title in the World Snooker Championships in the WLBSA event?





27. Cadbury India has changed its name to?





28. Who won the male Boston Marathon on 21st April 2014.





29. Who won men's single Monte Carlo Masters Tennis title by defeating former world number one Roger Federer?





30. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on 20th April 2014 chose names of the panelists to be a part of a three member panel to probe into allegations of betting and spot fixing during the sixth edition of IPL. Who was not in this list?





31. Abdelaziz Bouteflika won the Presidency elections for the nth time, consecutively in Algeria on 18th April 2014. He belongs to National Liberation Front party.





32. The 61st National Film Awards for 2013 was announced in New Delhi on 16 April 2014 by the Directorate of Film Festivals. Which movie directed by Anand Gandhi bagged the name of Best feature film?





33. Best Actress was given for the film liar’s dance to?





34. Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration was given to?





35. "The Accidental Prime Minister: the making and unmaking of Manmohan Singh", a memoir authored by? He was the media advisor of the Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh between 2004 and 2008.





36. Who won the 34th London Marathon on 13th April 2014 for the second time?





37. Who’s appointed was approved by President of India on 11th April 2014 as the Next Chief Justice of Delhi High Court. With this approval Justice G Rohini will become the first women Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court.





38. What is the Real name of Gulzar who became the 45th winner of the Dadasaheb Phalke Award.





39. First aircraft carrier of India INS Vikrant which was earlier decommissioned has been sold to IB Commercial Pvt Ltd for?





40. Who was re-elected as Prime Minister of Hungary for the second consecutive four year term?





41. Who won Femina Miss India 2014?





42. Who won the United Kingdom’s 2014 Asian Award for outstanding achievement in sports?





43. Out of 132 countries India ranked what position on the Social Progress Index (SPI). This was published by the US-based non-profit organization Social Progress Imperative .The SPI rates 132 countries on more than 50 indicators, including health, sanitation, shelter, personal safety, access to information, sustainability, tolerance and inclusion and access to education





44. President of Kazakhstan Mr. Nursultan Nazarbayev named X as the new Prime Minister on 2nd April 2014. Identify X.





45. Who has been appointed as new Director General of BSF.





46. When is The World Autism Awareness Day 2014 celebrated?





47. The Supreme Court of India ordered audit of Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple accounts and properties by:





48. The 100 Most Influential People in the World list was released by Time Magazine on 24th April 2014. Who among the following was not on the list?





49. Who won Goldman Environmental Prize 2014, which is awarded annually for grass-roots activism?





50. Who was the Woman winner of the Boston marathon for the second consecutive time?









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17 COMMENTS

  1. I got a 39.
    If we subtract the negative thing, it will be 36.25.
    I know it ain’t good, but I am tensed by my score plus what adds more to my tension is the commendable score of others.

    • then what do you think about a score of 30?  don’t be tensed dear…your’s is quite good…atleast i comparison to mine…:D

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