November 2015 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set

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Hello! We have the exercise for November prepared by Zainab Khan (Class of 2019) and Saumya Jena (Class of 2020). Please thank them in the comments below at the end of the exercise. Do check out the CLATGyan Test Series 2016. Subscribe at the earliest!

1. Who won the women’s singles BNP Paribas WTA finals in Singapore?





2. What is the name of the trophy awarded to the winners of the Rugby World Cup?





3. Which of the following movies have been chosen as the opening movie at the 46th International Film Festival of India (IFFI)?





4. Which of the following automobile companies is the largest manufacturer of motorcycles in the world?





5. The Odisha government imposed a seven month long fishing ban along the Puri coast in Odisha in order to protect which of the following species of turtles?





6. Who among the following served as the longest serving speaker of a legislative assembly in India and died recently?





7. Nilkkam Ivarkkoppam (Stand beside them) a show based on child labour by All India Radio (AIR) won the first prize at the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) Prize Ceremony, 2015. In which language is this show originally filmed?





8. Which of the following Indian boxers was ranked 2nd in the world in the 56 kg category?





9. Who was sworn in as the 23rd Prime Minister of Canada?





10. Which of the following countries topped the FIFA World Rankings for 2015?





11. Who among the following has been appointed as the 43rd Chief Justice of India?





12. Who among the following won the gold medal in the 10m pistol shooting event at the 13th Asian Shooting Championship which was held in Kuwait?





13. What is the range of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile which was recently test fired at Pokhran in Rajasthan?





14. The Union government announced a 0.5% cess on service in the favour of which of the following schemes?





15. Which of the following political parties is not a part of the Grand Alliance that won the recent elections in Bihar?





16. Which country won the Under-17 Football World Cup that was held in Chile?





17. Which of the following country is the only one with cases of the Ebola Virus?





18. ‘INDRA’ is a military exercise between India and which of the following country?





19. Who chaired the independent commission constituted by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to investigate the allegations against Russia by a documentary titled Top Secret Doping: How Russia makes its winners?





20. Who was appointed as the ethics officer of the Board of Control for Cricket in India in the aftermath of the 2013 IPL spot fixing scandal?





21. What was the theme for the World Science Day for Peace and Development was observed on the 10th of November?





22. Where was India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-15 launched from aboard the Ariane 5 VA-227 with the Arabsat- 6B on the 11th of November?





23. When is the World Pneumonia Day observed?





24. Who was appointed as the Executive director of the International monetary Fund to represent Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Sri Lanka’s vote on the International Monetary Fund’s Executive Board?





25. Where were the International Civil Aviation Negations (ICAN) 2015 held?





26. The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). It is a 46 billion US Dollar project to develop which strategic Port?





27. The Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar commissioned the Indian coast guard’s largest offshore Patrol Vessel built by Goa Shipyard Limited. What is it called?





28. Who was awarded with the prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize 2015?





29. Which of the following members of the Islamic State is known as Jihadi John who was seen beheading various hostages in the videos released by the Islamic State and was recently killed in an air strike by the United States?





30. A memorial dedicated to ehich of the following freedom fighters was inaugurated by Narendra Modi and Devendra Fadnavis at King Henry’s Road, London?





31. Who was appointed as the Permanent Representative of India to the UN?





32. Where was the 10th G-20 Summit held?





33. Who won the Fed Cup, the international competition in Women's Tennis?





34. Name the Indian who was elected to the Board of Governors of the World Water Council.





35. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank, India?





36. Which supercomputer retained its title of the fastest supercomputer in the world?





37. Justice Tirath Singh Thakur was appointed as the ___ Chief Justice of India after taking over the reins from Justice H L Dattu.





38. Which language did the Union Cabinet approve as an additional foreign language available to students in Kendriya Vidyalays?






39. Which language did the Union Cabinet approve as an additional foreign language available to students in Kendriya Vidyalays?






40. What is India's rank on the Global Terrorism Index 2015?





41. India and _____ signed a MoU for cooperation in the field of Animal Health which will be valid for a period of 10 years.





42. Who won the 2015 Indira Gandhi Price for Peace, Disarmament and Development?





43. According to the Global Gender Gap Report 2015 released by the World Economic Forum in Geneva, what was India's rank?





44. Who was elected as the President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)?





45. The UN Security Council adopted a resolution sponsored by ____ that called for states to take all requisite steps and measures to counter and prevent any further acts of brutality by the Islamic States of Iraq and Syria.





46. Which country will assist Egypt financially and will help the country build its first nuclear power plant at Dabaa on the Mediterranean Coast?





47. Novak Djokovic won the ATP World Tour Finals for the __ consecutive time; this time he defeated Roger Federer.





48. Who was awarded the Dinanath Mangeshkar Award 2015 for outstanding contribution to the field of theatre, film and music?





49. The President of which country will be the Chief Guest at the 2016 Republic Day that will be the 67th Parade?





50. Where was the 13th ASEAN-India Summit held?





51. Which border of India was for the first time powered by Solar-generated electricity?





52. Which country is attempting to build the world's largest animal cloning factory to recreate sniffer dogs, racehorses, pets and beef cattle?





53. Name the United States' military operation name for the intervention against the Islamic State which comprises a 65 nation coalition.





54. When was the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women observed across the world?





55. Who was appointed as the President of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM)?





56. Which of the following states does not impose a prohibition on liquor?





57. Name the mission launched by the world leaders at the United Nations Climate Change Conference 2015 to accelerate the clean energy revolution.





58. The International Monetary Fund approved the use of ___ as Elite Reserve Currency after the IMF found that the currency to meet the requisite criteria for its inclusion. It will be the fifth currency to be added.





59. Russia imposed economic sanctions against ____, a NATO member after ____ air force downed a Russian Sukhoi 24 warplane on the Syrian border.





60. Which country gave its women the right to vote and contest municipal elections for the first time as per a royal decree that was issued in 2011?





Bonus Questions start from here (yes, we're nice people) 61. The Long Range Surface to Air Missile Barak 8 that was co-developed by both India and _____ was successfully tested for the first time.





62. Who won the Macau Open Grand Prix women's singles title for the 3rd consecutive time?





63. Who won the 2015 Davis Cup?









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