Exercises March 2012 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set By Asad - May 2, 2013 2 165 1. The new National Institute of Mountaineering and Adventure Sports will be set up in which of the following North Eastern StatesManipur Tripura Arunachal Pradesh Assam2.A domestic Air Port named “Swami Vivekananda” is in which of the following stateKarnataka Tamil NaduJharkhand Chattisgarh 3. Mamoni Scheme, launched to reduce maternal mortality rate was introduced inWest BengalU.PAssam Rajasthan4. On March, 10, 2012 which Indian bank decided to open hundred single branchesFederal BankBank of BarodaIndian BankState Bank of India5. Shigmostav, a festival celebrated in Goa is a festival ofColor HarvestLight Tourism6. The second financial hub in India, after the Bandra – Kurla complex in Mumbai is being developed inBangaloreHyderabad Kolkata Delhi7. Which of the following countries contributed to the largest number of migrants in to another countryPeru Mexico Eqypt Russia 8. Which country’s Airlines will resume its air services to Mogadishu, Somalia after two decades of civil warTurkish AirlinesAir France Qatar Lufthansa 9. the context of agriculture, “2012” is declared as the year ofViticultureSericultre Horticulture Organic Farming 10. Which of the following State’s High Court squashed the appointment of Shankar Bidari as the state DGPKarnataka Tamil NaduAndhra Pradesh Kerala 11. Hinduja Energy formed a joint venture for the operation and maintenance of power projects withSteag PoscoRelianceJWG12. Astronomers in ---- discovered an ancient planetary system which belonged to 13 billion years agoEurope Australia Antarctica South America13. Scientists discovered a Human gene named __________ which can turn flu in to a killerHAGRIDCREME IFTIM3 ALDH4A1 14. The following university conferred a doctorate degree on Russian President MedvedevDUAligarh University Jawahar Lal University Presidency College 15. European union called upon the following country to dismantle its nuclear weapons programmeIsrael iran North KoreaSouth Korea 16. Who is top maoist leader who was absolved terror law chargesKobad GhandySouren BoseVineel KrishnaKishanji17. World Bank in March, 2012 approved 109 Million Dollars grant forMadhya Pradesh Agricultural Competitiveness ProjectUttar Pradesh Agricultural Competitiveness ProjectHaryana Agricultural Competitiveness ProjectRajasthan Agricultural Competitiveness Project18. Sharoof Khan is appointed as a Brand AmbassadorGujarat Maharastra W. Bengal U.P 18. Sharoof Khan is appointed as a Brand AmbassadorGujarat Maharastra W. Bengal U.P 20. The number of people leaving below poverty line (bpl) came down to 80,000 inSikkimBiharJharkhand Nagaland 21. Who took over as the President of International Chamber of Commerce IndiaRajan Bharathi MittalChandra SekharanHarish Pati SinghaniaRahul Bajaj22. “No apology” is a book written byObama George BushBill Clinton Mitt Romney23. The status of “Solar City” was given toShirdiAllahabad Nagpur Ahmedabad 24. Termit Massif and Tin Toumma are the deserts declared byNicaraguaNigerZimbabweZaire 25. The following bank opened 1001 ultra small branches across IndiaBank of Baroda central bankState Bank of India Punjab National Bank26. The following state’s literacy rate reached an all new high touching 80% markKeralaAndhra pradeshKarnataka Tamil Nadu27. The following company adopted five girls schools in Bihar for computer training under digital literacy programmeHPMicrosoft Dell Infosys 28. Supreme court in a three judge bench comprising Justices Dalveer Bandari, Deepak Verma and Dattu gave the ruling thatCaretakers cannot claim ownership of propertySupreme Court Rule of Law binds Parliament of IndiaGave reprieve to the deemed universities29. India Billionaires’ wealth is more than fiscal deficit comprising of how many members3848586830. In the Marriage Law (Amendment) Bill, 2010 which was approved by Union Cabinet the waiting period before moving a motion for annulling marriage isOne monthSix monthsOne yearTo be decided by Court31. The following country banned three religious and charity organizations which were already banned by the UNChinaRussia Eqypt Pakistan32. Which of the following country is planning to send a man to the moon by 2030ChinaIndia Israel Russia33. According to a report released by inter parliamentary union, the participation of women in politics, India stands at105118975634. Which country has severed all its ties with United Nations Human Rights CouncilPakistanIndia Israel USA35. According to the wealth report 2012 India after surpassing China becomes the world’s largest economy by204020502035204536. Who won the prestigious Abel Prize 2012A.A.ManavalanEndre SzemerediSunil GangopadhyaySrikanth Natarajan 37. When is International Labour Day is celebrated every yearMay 8December 15January 2May 138. Who is the world’s richest IndianAnil AmbaniMukesh AmbaniLakshmi MittalAzim Premji38. Which of the following country has recently test fired HATF-II missileIranFrancepakistanAfghanistan39. The prestigious Templeton Prize for the year 2012 has been conferred onAung Suu kyiDalai LamaPutin Sarkozy 41. The winner of Malaysian Grand Prix 2012Button VettelAlonso42. Which of the following tennis player won the Dubai Open ATP title for the fifth timeNovak DjokovicRoger FedererRafael NadalMarc Lopez43, The world wide initiative by _________ promotes people throughout the world to switch off lights for an hour (Global Earth Hour)World Environment OrganizationRio + 20 SummitWorld Wildlife FundUNEP44. Who was the first winner of Dada Saheb Phalke Award (1969) India’s highest cinema awardPridhviraj KapoorB.N.SiracarPankaj MullikDevika Rani45. Which among the following cars is the fastest car of the World as confirmed by the Guinness Book of World RecordsFerrari F40McLaren F1Porsche 959Bugatti super sport46. Where will the coming G-20 summit be heldCanada MexicoChinaJapan46. Where will the coming G-20 summit be heldCanada MexicoChinaJapan48.T he world’s largest weapons exporter and importer respectively areUSA & ChinaChina & RussiaUSA & IndiaRussia & USA48.T he world’s largest weapons exporter and importer respectively areUSA & ChinaChina & RussiaUSA & IndiaRussia & USA50. The best actor award in the 59th National Film Awards in 2011 was wonGirish KulkarniAnand BhateManoj KumarKuthi Rai Make sure you’ve solved the January 2012 and February 2012 ones. Click here to know about these sets.