Exercises February 2015 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set By Zainab Khan - May 10, 2015 1 179 1. The 18th National Conference on e-governance was held in?Chennai DelhiGandhinagarMumbai2. Who won the Men’s single title at Australian Open 2015?Novak DjokovicRoger FedererNadalAndy Murray3. Who won the 4th Shrilal Shukla Sahitya IFFCO Award 2014?Vidya Sagar NautilalShree SanjeevMithileshwarSekhar Singh4. X is the first Constitutional Court Judge to become the President of Italy. He Succeeded Y. Identify X and Y.Georgio Napolitano-X and Sergio Mattarella-YSergio Mattarella-X and Georgio Napolitano-YMatteo Renzi-X and Enrico Letta-YEnrico Letta-X and Matteo Renzi-Y5. A schoolgirl from Karnataka became the youngest Medal Winner in the National Games 2015.Kalyani SaxenaSonia DalalRutuja UdeshiAnisha Gaonkar6. World Cancer Day is observed on?5 January21 March21 February5 February7. NASA’s First Earth Satellite is called:Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP)Soil Moisture Passive Active (SMPA)Soil Moisture and Precipitated Acton (SMPA)None of the above8. In a recent ruling by the International Court of Justice in the case of X v. Y, the court ruled that neither country was responsible for committing genocide against each other. The case has been referred to as the Application of the Convention on Prevention and Punishment of the crime of Genocide. Identify X and Y.Cyprus v. SerbiaCroatia v. SiberiaCyprus v. SlovakiaCroatia v. Serbia9. Who has been appointed as the Union Home Secretary?Anil GoswamiArvind JainLG GoyalNandita Chatterjee10. Who won the King Faisal International Prize for the year 2015?Zakir A NaikYawar BaigShafeeq MuhajirImran Khan11. Which Mobile Company recently became India’s biggest smartphone vendor?SamsungAppleMicromaxHCL12. Maharashtran Netball Player died during National Games?Mayuresh PawarMahesh DuttaArjun RankaKshitij Varma13. First World Ocean Science Congress held in? ChennaiKochiMumbaiVisakhapatnam14. Where is the First Robot staffed Hotel located?USAGermanyJapanChina15. Who has been appointed as UN Special Coordinator for UN Peace Process in the Middle East? Robert SerryBoyko BorisovKofi Annan Nickoley Mladenov 16. Indian parliamentarian only woman of the country to represent the same Lok Sabha constituency on the same party ticket for eight times in a row.Sushma SwarajSumitra MahajanHarsimrat Kaur BadalUma Bharati17. Who was announced as the winner of Jnanpath Award 2014?Ravuri BhardwajBhalchandra NemadeG. Sankara KurupMayank Verma18. Which State HC has directed the govt to ban beauty contest in College?Tamil NaduUttar PradeshAndhra PradeshBihar19. Who has been appointed as the Director General of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research? AP SinhaPS AhujaAG MahajanMO Garg20. The mascot for 35th National Games has found place in the LIMCA book of records for its play, India Awaits Children who Play featuring the mascot in the lead role. The play was staged across several schools in Kerala which hosted the 2015 National Games. What was the mascot for these Games?Shera, the lionMithi, the elephantAmmu, the hornbillChauua, the deer21. US and UAE recently closed its embassy in?SyriaTunisiaYemenIran22. The Secret History of Mumbai Terror Attacks written by?SK RathDK JainAS RadhakrishnanBD Iyer23. India’s first digital Bank is:DigibankQuickbankWalletPockets 24. Winner of Charleston-EFG Maynard Keynes Prize-Amartaya SenMN SrinivasRani AnnapurnaDurganath Iyer25. Which Day has been declared as the National Deworming Day?8th Feb9th Feb10th Feb11th Feb26. Who has been appointed as the COO of Vodafone India? Naveen ChopraSunil SoodVikram DuttaPrem Nath27. Which famous food brand launched nationwide Litter Free Campaign?CadburyNestleAmulParle28. What is India’s rank in World Press Freedom Index?14013616315429. When is the World Radio day celebrated?13 Feb14 Feb15 Feb16 Feb30. Ancient Vishnu Statute found from Harshvardhan’s era found in?HampiKanaujTarn TarnMahabaleshwaram31. Which State in India has had the best Renewable Power Development in state?PunjabRajasthanKeralaChattisgarh32. Which Indian film directed by Nagesh kukunoor won two awards at 65th Berlin Film Festival?DhanakShorThe Tiffin BoxDam99933. Who has been named as the joint winner of Nayudamma Award 2014?Rinki Mehta And Himesh BhattaraiVinod Kumar and Bipin ChandraTessy Thomas and Geeta VaradanaAbdul Gulam Khan and Bimlesh Singh Chaudhary34. President of Singapore who recently visited India?Lee Hsein LoongTony Tan keng YamLee Kuwan YewOng Tang Cheong35. Which is the First National Tribal Festival of India?VanajJallikattuBhagoriaMadai 36. Who has been appointed as the US Defense Secretary?Ashton B CarterJohn KerryDonald RumsfeltChuck Hagel37. According to a recent Supreme Court decision in the case of Uttranchal v Bhim singh, demand for dowry can be madeanytimeanytime before marriage7 years after marriage3 years after marriage38. Which is India’s first Air Quality Checking Mobile app?MANZIL-AirSAFAR-AirDESTINATION-AirTRAVEL-Air39. Which State has introduced 35% reservation for women in non-gazetted jobs?Uttar PradeshTelanganaBiharKarnataka40. Who has been appointed as the President of Croatia?Ivo JosipovicZoran MilanovicIvo SanaderKolinda Grabar-Kitalovic41. Who has been appointed as the Chief Information Commissioner of UP?Jawed UsmaniRehman KhanAbdul Nazaqat AliFaisal Shareef42. What was the theme State of The 29th Sarajkund International Crafts? AssamChattisgarh KeralaWest Bengal43. International Mother Language Day is celebrated on:13 Feb27 Feb21 Feb18 Feb44. Which country has recently Passed law to ban commercial surrogacy for foreigners?IndiaPakistanThailandSingapore45. Who has been appointed as ISRO’s Space Application Centre head? Tapan MishraAS Kiran KumarAnirudh RamakrishnanRitika Banerjee 46. Name the Tropical Cyclones that hit Australia.Marvel and SteinMarcia and LamMerck and ScarperMercator And Scat47. Who headed the Panel on Road Safety?Justice KS RadhakrishnanJustice RanganathanJustice KatjuJustice Murlitharan48. Who were the winners of Hero Hockey India League ?Delhi Wave RidersPunjab warriorsKalinga LancersRanchi Rays49. Who has been appointed as the Speaker of Delhi Legislative Assembly?Ram Niwas GoyalHari PrasadNajib JungAK Husain50. Who is the First Hindu Chief Justice of Pakistan died recentlyNaveen ChaudhryRam BharadwajHaribans SinghRana BhagwandasBonus Questions start from here: 🙂 51. Who is the 1st Cricketer to score double century in World Cup?Virat KohliAB de VillersMichael ClarkeChris Gayle52. Who is the Former President of Maldives who was arrested anti terror Laws?Muhammad WaheedMohammad NasheedAbdulla YameenMuhammad Jameel53. Which country unveiled the 1st 3D Printer Jet engine?GermanyJapanAustraliaUSA54. Country that allowed creation of babies using DNA of 3 people:IrelandFranceUnited KingdomItaly55. National Science Day is celebrated on:28th February21st February12th February19th February56. Which cricketer scored the Fastest 150 in ODI?Virat KohliAB de VillersMichael ClarkChris Gayle57. Who has recently been appointed as the Supreme Court Judge?Amitava RoyArhant KurienRanjini SinghGaurav Bhateja Make sure you’ve solved the previous ones. Click here to know more about these sets. Please thank Parika Kamra (Class of 2019) for preparing this quiz in the comments section below.