Exercises July 2013 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set By Asad - April 1, 2014 11 20574 1. The president of Ireland Michael D. Higgins signed the abortion bill into law. What is the name of the bill?The Ireland Abortion BillMedical Termination of Pregnancy BillProtection of Life During Pregnancy BillSavita Halappanavar Abortion During Pregnancy Bill2. India defeated which country to lift the Under-16 SAFF Football title on 30th July 2013?PakistanSri LankaBhutanNepal3. Where was India’s First DNA Forensic Laboratory established in July 2013?NoidaGurgaonNew DelhiHyderabad4. India’s first Hydrogen-Powered Fuel cell bus is developed by?ISRO & TataISRO and MahindraISRO and HALISRO and Ashok Leyland5. The new Chief Justice of India who succeeded Justice Altamas Kabir?D. MurugesanLaxmikant MohapatraP. SathasivamD.H. Waghela6. The theme of this year’s World Hepatitis Day was ‘This is Hepatitis, Know it, Confront it’, on which day is it observed every year?18th July28th July4th July22nd July7. Which famous Indian Port was conferred with the Major Port of the Year award for its excellent performance in the year 2012-13?KochiVishakapatnamParadipKandla8. Architect of the Delhi Metro Project, who was chosen for the Lokmanya Tilak Award for 2013?Mangu SinghE SreedharanShammi NarangNone of the Above9. Who was awarded with the German Whistleblower Prize on 25th July 2013?Edward SnowdenDavid P WeberTed SiskaBooz Allen Hamilton10. As per the latest data by World Federation of Exchanges, which of the following has regained its position as the World’s largest bourse in terms of volume in equity trade?NYSE EuronextNASDAQ OMXNSEBSE11. Which South Korean city was named as the World Book Capital for the year 2015 as per UNESCO announcement?SeoulBusanIncheonBucheon12. Which book of the Indian-American author Jhumpa Lahiri been listed in the 13 novels for the Man Booker Prize 2013?The LowlanUnaccustomed EarthThe NamesakeInterpreter of Maldives13. Who became the first ever Indian woman to receive Dubai Government's coveted Emirates Woman Award for business excellence?Chanda KocharVandana GandhiIndira NooyiVijaylakshmi Iyer14. Recently, INS Trikand, the last of the three “Follow on Talwar Class” was commissioned into the India Navy. India had signed a contract to develop INS Trikand with which of the following country?JapanItalyRussiaUSA15. Which one of the following country has become the 28th member of the European Union?CroatiaSwitzerlandRomaniaMalta16. Who among the following has been appointed as Director General of the Corps of Army Air Defense?Vijay Kumar SaxenaSunil SinghAnil ChaitKuldip Singh17. Recently, which of the following state has been declared as first “Smoke Free” state in the country?Madhya PradeshHimachal PradeshArunachal PradeshUttarakhan18. Who among the following has been designated as India’s next Foreign Secretary?Jai ShankarSudhir VyasSujatha SinghJaimmini Bhagwati19. The Union Government has given nod to set up country’s first Woman University at which of the following place? Raebarelli, Uttar Pradesh Mysore, Karnataka Nasik, Maharastra Anand, Gujarat20. Which one of the following country ranked top in the “Global Innovation Index-2013”?SwitzerlandNetherlandsSwedenUSA21. Who among the following has won the Man Booker International Prize-2013?UR AnanthamurthyLydia DavisIntizar HussainYan Lianke22. Name the former Australian cricketer, who was inducted into the ICC cricket hall of fame in July 2013?Ricky PointingDamien MartinAdam GilchristShane Warne23. Who among the following has won 19th edition of Commonwealth Chess Championship title?Abhijeet GuptaSergii FedorchukSoumya SwaminathanSergie Tiviakov24. Which among the following dates has been fixed as Nelson Mandela International Day?January 23July 17July 18July 1925. World's largest steel maker ArcelorMittal has scrapped its 12 billion dollar steel plant project in __? Madhya PradeshKarnatakaOdishaWest Bengal26. Who among the following has been awarded with the Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters, the highest cultural award of France?Bob DylanSean ConneryRoger MoorePaul Hewson27. Which one of the following cities is hosting G-20 finance ministerial meeting 2013?New YorkLondonMoscowNew Delhi28. Name the Indian-American, who was nominated to head the “South Asia Bureau” in the US state department? Nisha Desai BiswalManasa PatelAmira DesaiTara Singh29. Who among the following has been elected as the new Chairman of the Empowered Committee of State finance ministers on GST?Sushil Kumar ModiAsim DasguptaAbdul Rahim RatherAbbas Hussain30. Recently, a travel website listed Ghoomar, a folk dance of India among Top 10 world’s most amazing local dances. This dance is from ___?GujaratRajasthanMadhya PradeshChhatisgarh31. Afghanistan’s first woman governor, who is also the recent winner of Ramon Magsaysay Award is__? Habiba SarabiAnjum SarabiHabiba AnjumSameera Rabbanikar32. India's first textile park dedicated to hand block printing and craft has been inaugurated at which place?Bagru, RajasthanNasik, MaharashtraAhmedabad, GujaratMethi, Haryana33. In July 2013, which of the following has become the first High Court in India to introduce to online payment of court fee?Mumbai High CourtDelhi High CourtMadras High CourtKarnataka High Court34. Who among the following has been appointed as director of Bureau of Police Research and Development?Rajan GuptaAnandswarup GUptaKN SharmaRajiv Chandra35. Which of the following has become the first automaker to participate in Greenhouse Gas Reporting Programme in India?ToyotaMaruti SuzukiGeneral MotorsFord Motors36. India’s first cashless treatment of road accident victims has been recently launched at which among the following highways / corridors?Gurgaon-JaipurBangalore-ChennaiMumbai-AhmedabadMumbai-Pune37. Who among the following has been selected for “Asia Business Leaders Award 2013”?Ratan TataMukesh AmbaniAzim PremjiNarayana Murthy38. In which of the following cities, country’s first wireless traffic controller system has been unveiled?BangaloreChennaiMumbaiNew Delhi39. Who among the following is the winner of 100th edition of Tour de France in 2013?Chris FroomeNairo QuintataLewis HamiltonMarcel Kitte40. On which one of the following date, Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated?July 24July 26July 27July 2941. Which one of the following Telecom operator announced that it would offer free access of Wikipedia to its customers?AirtelAircelIdeaVodafone42. In July 2013, MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome), a new respiratory Virus related to SARS has killed many people in which country?Saudi ArabiaQatarOmanYemen43. Under which of the following names, Indian Air Force and Air Force of France have decided to conduct military exercise during first half of 2014?ShaktiVarunaGarudaAstra44. Which of the following state has become the first in country launch video chat in prisons?HaryanaUttar PradeshHimachal PradeshAssam45. The 21st Rajiv Gandhi National Sadhbhavna Award for promotion of communal harmony and peace will be conferred on___?Amjad Ali KhanAPJ KalamIrom SharmilaVeerendra Hegde46. The seventh regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas will be held in____?BeijingMoscowSydneyDhaka47. Recently, who among the following has been appointed as National Security Advisor to the United States President?Tom DonilonSusan RiceAnil BeraDurell Lawrece48. Who among the following has been appointed as President of NASSCOM?R ChandrashekarK V KamathKrishnakumar NatarajanSrinivasan49. Which one of the following country has given final approval to join Eurozone?RomaniaPolandLatviaLithuania50. Who among the following has been selected for Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony-2013?Zubin MehtaMehli MehtaUstad Ali KhanJalili Shahnaaz Make sure you’ve solved the previous ones. Click here to know about these sets.