Exercises November 2012 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set By Asad - May 10, 2013 3 866 1) Who is the third Indian American in the US House of Representatives?Niccy Harry Ami BeraKal PennPadma Lakshmi2) Who is the first Hindu American to be in the US House of Representatives?Tulsi - GabbardRanjit 'Rikky' GillUpendra ChivukulaManan Trivedi3) Govt.of India in November, 2012 signed an Agreement with World Bank for financing Karnataka Health Systems Development for$ 60 million $ 70 million $ 80 million $ 90 million 4) Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved Dis-investment of 9.5% inNTPCCILIOCONGC5) Who among the following are : IAAF World Athletes of the year 2012Usain Bolt and Allyson Felix David Rudhisa and Allyson FelixUsain Bolt and Sally Pearson Sanya Richards and Tyson Gay6) In which year Green House Gases level reached record high20082009201220117) TONGARIRO Volcano erupted in which of the following countriesPakistanFuji IslandsNew ZealandMexico8) Indo Japan US trilateral dialogue was held inTokyoWashingtonNew DelhiMumbai9) Which of the following countries finalized a mechanism for shipping uranium in to IndiaAustraliaUSAAfghanistanCanada10) Which of the following countries has lifted travel advisory on Jammu & KashmirPakistanUKUSACanada11) Which of the following countries is not included in E-9 countriesNigeriaEgyptMexicoAfghanistan12) According to International Energy Agency estimates US would become World largest Oil Producer by201720272015202513) India added 22 commodities to promote trade with which of the following neighboring countriesPakistanAfghanistanBangladeshMyanmar14) Eighth meeting of Indo UK Joint working group was held onCounter TerrorismCyber ThreatOil Deale-Governance15) Which of the following countries military’s ban on women at Combat positions was challengedFranceBelgiumAustraliaUSA16) Govt.of India announced minimum support price for which of the following commoditiesWheatSugarcaneCottonBajra17) RSPCL (Rajasthan State Petroleum Corporation Ltd) on 5th November, 2012 signed an agreement of Joint Venture with which of the following companiesRILBPCLIOCGAIL18) In which of the following state Discovery communication has launched kids channel Tamil NaduKeralaKarnatakaAndhra Pradesh19) Income ceiling for which of the following groups was raised by Govt.of IndiaMiddle Income GroupsHigh Income GroupsLow Income GroupsHigher Middle Income Groups20) Which of the following countries has banned import of Eggs & Chicken from IndiaChinaQatarKuwaitOman21) National Cancer Institute is to be developed in which of the following statesAndhra PradeshHimachal PradeshGoaHaryana22) Which is the following countries oil firm acquired 26% stake of K-G Basin of ONGCSouth KoreaUSABrazilJapan23) In which of the following states a fine of Rs.6,000 crore was slapped alleging involvement in illegal and excess miningKarnatakaGoaJharkhandOrissa24) Which of the following online travel agencies acquired Hotel Travel Group(HT Group) for $ 25 Million Make My TripClear TripTravel GuruRed Bus25) Which of the telecom majors tied up with ICICI bank to launch mobile payment serviceAirtelVodafoneIdea CellularAircel26) Which of the following countries has canceled its biggest foreign investment projectIndiaMaldivesMyanmarBangladesh27) Which of the following credit rating agencies has down graded that debt rating of Sony and Panasonic CorporationsS & PMoodysFitchEgan Jones28) Which of the following mobile companies has introduced rebranded map service “HERE” SamsungCelkonSonyNokia29) Which of the following Laboratories launched SILDENAFIL Tablets a Bio equivalent generic version of REVITIO Tablets in the US MarketNovartisRanbaxyCiplaDr. Reddy's30) Appollo Hospital has signed a pact with which of the following AirlinesQatarSri LankanBritishMaldivian31) How many Indians did Goldman Sachs named as its Managing Directors2636164632) Which of the following states announced tablet computer for students who pass matriculationOrissaUttar PradeshJharkhandChattisgarh33) Costal Chain of Static Sensors was positioned in which of the following state’s coastOrissaGujaratKarnatakaAndhra Pradesh34) Union Government decided to lift ban onJuteCottonMilkOnions35) Which of the following companies signed an MoU with Madhya Pradesh State Government to build 5 Million ton capacity mine at MalangKhandHCL (Hindustan Copper Ltd)BalcoNalcoHindalco36) “Adhikar Rally” was held in which of the following states for demanding special statusGujaratHaryanaTamil NaduBihar37) Which of the following state Governments is mulling of reintroduction of Sports Quota in Government JobsUttar PradeshHimachal PradeshAndhra PradeshHaryana38) What percent of reservation for women was granted in Assam Panchayat Elections33 1/3 %50 %49 %51 %39) Which of the following High Courts has launched E-court fee systemAndhra PradeshPunjab & HaryanaGoaDelhi40) An agri loan waiver of worth Rs.16.50 crore which benefits half million farmers was announced in BiharOrissaGujaratUttar Pradesh41) Who among the following has inaugurated new help line service 1090 for womenSheela DixitSadanand GoudaKiran Kumar ReddyAkhilesh Yadav42) The decade old ban on most of the imports from which of the following countries was lifted by the U.S?PhilippinesIndonesiaSri LankaMyanmar43) Which of the following countries has signed with India the pact on rare earth metals?AfghanistanCanadaJapanAustralia44) Who one of the following India n was not conferred the Knight of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by France?Nandita DasShahrukh KhanAmir Khan Aishwarya Rai45) Who among the following Squash players of India has claimed the IJm Land Penang Open after defeating Siti Munirah Jusoh of Malaysia:Joshna ChinappaSaurav GhosalDipika PallikalRitwik Bhattacharya46) “Conspiracy to kill Rajiv Gandhi- from CBI files” is a book by:P DwarakanathR KarthikeyanM K NarayananK Ragothaman47) Which of the following countries opted out from the D-8 summit which was held in Pakistan :PakistanMyanmarIndiaBangladesh48) RBI signed an MoU for for promoting greater co -operation and sharing supervisory information with which of the following countries:PakistanPhilippinesMyanmarVietnam49) Who among the following was appointed as brand ambassador of McCain foods?Amir KhanKarishma KapoorKareena KapoorAishwarya Rai50) Name the Swiss Company that acquired French apparel company Lacoste?NestleSA TriumphMaus FreresCargill InternationalOh, it's not done yet. Four more bonus questions! 51) Name the Tamil Writer and Novelist who died in the month of November?MuttulingamP.V. AkilandamS. BhasyamKamala Sadagopan52) Who among the following won South-African Sportsman of the Year 2012 award?Vernon PhilanderHashim AmlaAB de VilliersRobin Peterson53) Mahendra Singh Dhoni renamed his Superbike Championship Team. What was the previous name of his racing team and it has been changed to?MSD R-N Racing Team India to Mahi Racing Team IndiaMSD Racing Team India to MSD R-N Racing Team IndiaMSD Mahi Racing Team India to Mahi Racing Team IndiaMahi Racing Team India to Mahi MSD Racing Team India54) Who among the following crickters received received the honorary membership of the Order of Australia by Simon Crean ?Ricky PontingM S DhoniSourav GangulySachin Tendulkar Make sure you’ve solved the previous ones. Click here to know about these sets.