Exercises February 2014 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set By Asad - May 2, 2014 5 24513 Q1. “Matteo Renzi” has recently become the youngest-ever prime minister for which country?Greece Italy Austria ViennaQ2. The “United Nations' (UN) International Mother Language Day” is observed on ___?February 20 February 22 February 21 February 18Q3. Who among the following has become the first Indian President of Administrative Tribunal of the Asian Development Bank (ADB)?Aruna Bandopadhya Lakshmi Swaminathan Ashwini Chandran Rathnamala PrakashQ4. Which of the following states has become the first to legally ban consumption of all forms of smokeless tobacco?Assam Assam Himachal Pradesh GoaQ5. The “International Woolmark Prize” is an award given in which of the following fields?Fashion Design Textile Industry Handicrafts Small Scale IndustryQ6. In which among the following states India's first Minority Cyber Village has been inaugurated, recently?Kerala Gujarat Rajasthan Madhya PradeshQ7. Recently, which of the following countries has challenged the domestic content requirement of India’s solar mission saying it is against to international norms?Russia China USA JapanQ8. Which of the following countries has been ranked top in the World Press Freedom Index-2014?Netherland Norway Finland DenmarkQ9. India’s first electric zero-emission bus has been introduced at __ ?Chennai Bangalore Delhi MumbaiQ10. India’s largest solar power plant has been launched in which of the following states?Rajasthan Gujarat Madhya Pradesh Tamil NaduQ11. India’s first post office savings bank ATM facility has been inaugurated in ____?Chennai Bangalore Kolkata HyderabadQ12. Who among the following has won the National Billiards Championship 2014?Pankaj Advani Sourav Kothari Alok Kumar Sourav GoshalQ13. Which of the following committee was set up to probe betting and match fixing in the Indian Premier League?Mukul Mudgal Committee Shah Committee Verma Committee Shome CommitteeQ14. Who among the following is the author of the controversial book “The Hindus: An Alternative History”?Christopher Minkowski Wendy Doniger Stanley Wolpert Thomas TrautmannQ15. Which one of the following movies has bagged the best film award at Britain this year’s BAFTA awards?The Space Adventure Gravity Rush 12 Years A SlaveQ16. According to latest report of the sanitation ministry, which state has become the India’s first state with 100 percent sanitation coverage?Kerala Sikkim Goa TripuraQ17. Which of the following states has been honoured with “Krishi Karman” award for overall food grain production for year 2012-13?Gujarat Rajasthan Madhya Pradesh Andhra PradeshQ18. China has recently unveiled its plans to build the world’s longest underwater tunnel beneath which sea?South China Sea East China Sea Bohai Sea Yellow SeaQ19. What is the name of the only novel written by Charlie Chaplin that is being made public for the first time?Limelight The Comedian Footlight A Memory Never FadeQ20. Which among the following has become the first rail system in the world to be awarded for energy efficiency?Delhi Metro Mumbai Metro Bangalore Metro Kolkata MetroQ21. India’s first monorail service has been recently launched in ___?Kolkata Mumbai New Delhi BangaloreQ22. Recently, with which one of the following countries India has signed agreements on “green energy corridors”?Russia Germany South Korea JapanQ23. Which among the following states generates the highest amount of hydro power in India?Maharashtra Uttarakhand Himachal Pradesh Arunachal PradeshQ24. World Cancer Day is being observed every year on _____?January 31 February 1February 4February 6Q25. Who among the following has been recently appointed as brand ambassador for Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)?Saina Nehwal P V Sindhu Mary Kom Salman KhanQ26. Recently, the union government has set up a committee to suggest suitable and corrective measures to address concern regarding security of people from North East. The chairman of the committee is __?M P Bezbaruah H W T Syeim Tape Bagra P Bharat SinghQ27. Which of the following countries will host 2018 Winter Olympics?South Korea Japan Singapore NetherlandsQ28. “Watson” is an artificially intelligent computer system capable of answering questions posed in natural language, developed by ____?Google IBM Microsoft DellQ29. Who among the following was elected as the next Prime Minister of Nepal in January 2014?Sunil Narayan Ramanarayan Bhandari Sushil Koirala Rajkumar KoiralaQ30. Which among the following countries has passed a bill which permits child euthanasia without any age limit?Brazil Belgium Switzerland PolandQ31. Which one of the following has declared best state in the implementation of rural tourism projects?Sikkim Kerala Goa AssamQ32. Recently, countries from around the world and United Nations have signed the “London Declaration” which aims to curb the ___?Illegal Mining around the world Illegal trade in wildlife Use of chemical weaponsKilling of DolphinsQ33. The International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) is a multi-modal network which would connect India to _____?Central Asia Africa Europe South AsiaQ34. Which among the following countries has finished top in the medal tally in the recently concluded Sochi Winter Olympics?USA China Russia JapanQ35. Who among the following has been appointed as new Prime Minister of Egypt in February 2014?Ibrahim Mehlib Hazlem-el-Beblawi Ibrahim Sharif Abdel Fatah al-SisiQ36. Which among the following movies has bagged the best picture award at the 86th Oscar Awards 2014?12 Years A Slave Gravity American Hustle FrozenQ37. Who among the following has been appointed as new Prime Minister of Egypt in February 2014?Hazlem-el-Beblawi Ibrahim Mehlib Ibrahim Sharif Abdel Fatah Q38. Which language has become the sixth classical language after Sanskrit, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada?Assamese Odiya Bengali MaithiliQ39. Which city in A.P. has been selected as the Best Heritage City 2013-14 by the Union Tourism Ministry?Hyderabad Vishakhapatnam Warangal TirupatiQ40. The first female amputee in the world to climb Mt. Everest and the First Indian Amputee to climb Mt. Everest who has been awarded with Amazing Indian Award by Times Now is?Premlata AgarwalArinima Sinha Krishna Patil NoneQ41. The Theme State for the 28th Surajkund Mela in Faridabad, Haryana was?Goa Kerala Assam OdishaQ42. The venue of the 101st Indian Science Congress was?Kolkata Jodhpur Hyderabad JammuQ43. The Contemporary Odiya poet and thinker who has been awarded with the 26th Moorti Devi Award?Jayanta Mahapatra Pratibha Sathpathy Hariprasad Das Srikanth MohapatraQ44. The Indian doctor in U.S who has implanted the first miniature sized, leadless cardiac pacemaker directly into the patient’s heart without surgery?Dr. Sanjay Gupta Dr. Amit Patel Dr. Vivek Reddy Dr. Sangeeta BhatiaQ45. The Lower Subansiri Hydroelectric Power Project, is an under construction gravity dam coming up in which state?Assam Tripura Manipur Arunachal PradeshQ46. Which among the following countries has highest number of diplomats per million?China India Singapore United StatesQ47. The Loktak lake, which is also called the only Floating lake in the world is in which state?Punjab Kerala Haryana ManipurQ48. The Kuril Islands dispute or Northern Territories dispute, is a dispute between Japan and ___?China South Korea Russia PhilippinesQ49. The Halayeb Triangle is an area of disputed land located on the border between _____?Egypt and Sudan North Korea and South Korea France and Germany India and Sri LankaQ50. Vishwanath Tripathi, who has been selected for the prestigious Vyas Samman award for the year 2013, is a famous writer in __?Kannada Hindi Telugu Bengali Make sure you’ve solved the previous ones. Click here to know about these sets.