September 2017 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set


Hello folks!

Here is the set from the month of September 2017. The questions with the correct answer appear at the end of the quiz and more importantly, check the questions that went wrong for you.

Please thank Roopam Dadich (Class of 2022) for making this mock set available for you! 🙂

This quiz has 90 questions altogether. Make sure you have set aside considerable amount of time to attempt them. There is no negative marking.

1. Who among the following has assumed charge as Minister of State in Ministry of Mines?

2. A joint military training, Indo-____ Exercise Yudh Abhyas 2017 was conducted recently

3. Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), under Ministry of Power, Government of India has launched UJALA scheme in __________

4. Who among the following has won the Women's Singles 2017 US Open?

5. Which state government has signed a MoU with US-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies?

6. India and ____________have agreed to collaborate closely in defence production, including on dual-use technologies.

7. Who among the following has been elected as new PTI Chairman?

8. Who among the following has won the Men's Singles 2017 US Open (tennis)?

9. Banks that fail to open Aadhaar enrollment centers in a stipulated 10% of branches till 30th September will be fined Rs___________ per uncovered branch every month

10. India will grant free visa to __________ citizens wanting to visit the country.

11. Which state government has announced plans to drop seeds using helicopters for planting mangroves?

12. The 12th edition of India-________ joint military exercise- Surya Kiran XII was held recently.

13. Who among the following has conferred the PLuS Alliance prize?

14. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj attended the third Eastern Economic Forum in ____________

15. Which Indian shooter has settled for the silver medal in the double trap event of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Shotgun Championship?

16. Name the noted journalist and activist who was shot at her residence in Bengaluru.

17. Which country's government is unveiling law to ban all production & exploration of oil & natural gas by 2040 on its mainland & overseas territories?

18. Which state government has set up a Direct Benefit Transfer Cell for implementation of DBT across schemes India?

19. __________ has entered into an agreement with US-based networking solutions provider Coriant to chart the path to 5G and Internet of Things in India.

20. Which bollywood actor has been roped in to be its first Indian woman ambassador to Australia encourage Indians to visit the country?

21. Which country will host the 2019 edition of the Commonwealth (Youth, Junior and Senior) Weightlifting Championships?

22. Who among the following has taken charge as the Minister of State for Women and Child Development?

23. Who among the following is the Minister of Commerce and Industry after cabinet reshuffle?

24. Who among the following is the Minister of Human Resource Development after cabinet reshuffle?

25. Who among the following is the Minister of Textiles and Minister of Information and Broadcasting after cabinet reshuffle?

26. Which astronaut returned to Earth after 665 days in space?

27. Tata Motors President and CTO__________ has decided to quit his services in the organisation

28. Who among the following has is the first Indian to be signed by Australian Basketball team?

29. R A Sankara Narayanan has taken charge as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of which bank?

30. RBI has included which bank in the list of 'too big to fail' lenders, referred to as D-SIB or domestic systemically important bank?

31. National Teachers' Day was celebrated on ________ in honour of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan.

32. Who among the following has been appointed as India's first woman defence minister?

33. Who among the following has won the men's singles of U.S. Open Grand Slam Carrom tournament?

34. Who among the following has won the women's singles of U.S. Open Grand Slam Carrom tournament?

35. Noted poet who was credited with introducing 'Haiku' to the Marathi speaking world, passed away. Name him.

36. Who among the following has been appointed the new man to handle tourism in Ministry for Tourism?

37. Who among the following has bagged a gold medal in 44kg weight category of the Commonwealth Youth (boys & girls) weightlifting championships?

38.Who among the following has won the Italian Grand Prix in F1 drivers' championship title race?

39. Who among the following has been appointed CEO of Drugmaker Novartis?

40. Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become the first wicketkeeper in world cricket to effect _______ stumpings in One Day Internationals.

41. Which state has bagged the 'best bank' award for the use of technology for financial inclusion at the 13th IDRBT Banking Technology Excellence Award?

42. _________government has launched a unified health scheme 'Arogya Bhagya'.

43. __________ has signed a USD 635 million UN assistance package to lay out the country's development.

44. Which country has announced $80 million funding plan for BRICS economic and technology cooperation plan?

45. ______________has proposed the Free Trade Agreement between India and European Free Trade Association.

46. Which among the following airport has bagged the National Award for 'Excellence' in Energy Management?

47. Who among the following has become the first sportsman to become sports minister?

48. Hockey India has sacked national coach ______________ after a string of unimpressive outings at the international level.

49. Who among the following has been appointed as new Rail Minister?

50.Who among the following has been appointed as the Secretary General of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry?

51. Bitcoin has crossed the ________ milestone for the first time ever.

52. The Royal Air Force(RAF) has become the first military branch in ______ to open every role to female personnel,

53. Which state government had the highest number of cow-related killings in 2017?

54. ISRO'S Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle(PSLV) failed to launch the navigation satellite into orbit for 1st time in _______ years.

55. Who among the following has been appointed interim President of Singapore?

56. Who among the following has been named U.S Ambassador to India?

57. The world's highest sandcastle has been built in _________

58. Which city was formally accorded the status of India's first World Heritage City by UNESCO?

59. Who among the following will receive the 'Exhibitor of the Year' Award at the CineAsia Awards Ceremony in Hong Kong?

60. Who among the following was appointed as the new Chairperson of Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE?

61. Social Activist ____________ was honoured with 'Shri Shakti Samman' for her phenomenal contribution in the field of Women Empowerment.

62. ________________ government has launched a new scheme to hedge price risks in agriculture.

63. Who among the following has resigned as Union Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship?

64. National Nutrition Week was observed throughout India from ___________

65. Who among the following has been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director of Hindustan Copper?

66. India's ____________ won a Bronze at the world Boxing championship.

67. The three-day International Hindu Conference was held in __________

68. Iraqi airways has planned to restore air service to ______after 13 years break.

69. Who among the following has been appointed as the new Election Commissioner?

70. Who among the following has been appointed as the new Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG)?

71. Markets regulator SEBI has barred Orion Capital as well as Orion Broking for _____ years.

72. India's largest autonomous public organization Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has been ranked _______ in the world.

73. President of Swiss Confederation ____________ was on the three-day visit to India.

74. The US has given $225 million worth of conditional military assistance to which country?

75. Amazon will help implementing __________government's 'Ksheera Bhagya' Scheme with the Akshaya Patra Foundation.

76. Who among the following cricketer has become sixth Indian cricketer to play 300 ODIs?

77. Which state has reported highest share of economic crimes in 2015?

78. India and __________ will sign a MoU for conservation of earthquake-damaged pagodas at Bagan

79. The prestigious literary award,' Saraswati Samman' for 2016 was awarded to Konkani writer ____________

80. Who among the following will take over as Union Home Secretary?

81. Who among the following will take charge as Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman?

82. The United Nations (UN) has observed the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances on ______________

83. Who among the following were named as the best goalkeeper of the 2016-17 UEFA Champions League season?

84. New Development Bank has approved _________loans for sustainable development projects of China, India & Russia.

85. The International Day against Nuclear Tests was observed on ____________

86. The 14th World Wrestling Championships 2017 was held in_________

87. International Atomic Energy Agency has opened atomic fuel reserve in __________to ensure supply.

88. Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams temple has deposited ____________gold with State Bank of India.

89. Which country has recently imposed world's toughest law against plastic bags of imprisonment up to four years or fines of $40,000?

90. Who among the following has been crowned the first Miss TransQueen India?

91. The National Sports day was celebrated on ____________ every year to mark the birthday of legendary hockey player Major Dhyan Chand.

92. First edition of Rural Games Grameen Khel Mahostav will be held in______

93. Uber has chosen __________________ as its new CEO.

94 A member of India's gold winning football team at the first Asian Games in 1951 passed away recently. Name him.

95. Who among the following were named the UEFA Players of the Year 2017?

96. The Indian U-15 football team has defeated ________ to win the SAFF U-15 Championships.

97. Who among the following has won the 23rd BWF World Campionship-2017 in Men's Singles?

98. The 23rd BWF World Championship-2017 was held in _____________

99. Justice Dipak Misra has sworn in as ___Chief Justice of India.

100. Who among the following has won the Belgian Grand Prix title?

Mail us at for any last minute queries about CLAT 2018 or if you just need someone to talk to! 🙂

To access all the previous monthly mock sets for current affairs, click here.

Post a comment or at least a 'thank you!' It's okay if you're ungrateful. :P