General Knowledge is one of the important sections which includes 20% of the weightage in the CUET exam. This post provides the most important and commonly asked CUET GK Questions for enhancing exam preparation.

CUET stands for the Christ University Entrance Test, through which students can enroll in various Bachelor's degrees such as BBA, B.Tech, BA LLB, BBA LLB (Hons), B.Com, etc, and Master's degree program of Christ University. Experts suggest that referring to the most recommended books as per the latest CUET Syllabus can help in better preparation and understanding the concepts well.

CUET GK important Questions 2021

Here are a few commonly asked CUET GK. Let's look into the topic-wise section’s important questions for the CUET examination. Go through the topic-wise important GK Questions asked in the Christ University Entrance Exam. 

Candidates can also download CUET Question Papers to know different types of questions and the difficulty level of the exam. Check out the topic-wise important questions and be exam ready. 

Awards and Honours

  • Who was recently reappointed as the Chairman of the Railway Board?
  • Who has been appointed as the first Chairman of the National Medical Commission (NMC)?
  • Who was recently reappointed as the Inspector General of Border Security Force (BSF)?
  • What is the name of the national award that is given to a person for a meritorious act of human nature in saving the life of a person?
  • Who has been named as the head of the trust for the construction of the Ram Temple, which was recently constituted by the Centre?
  • Which leader has been named “Greatest Leader of All Time” in a poll conducted by ‘BBC World Histories Magazine’?
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Eminent Personalities

  • Who was named as the Ernst and Young (EY) Entrepreneur of the Year 2019?
  • Which Chief Minister of the Indian state has been conferred with the Dr. Syama Prasad Mukherjee award 2020 for Politics?
  • Giriraj Kishore, who recently passed away recently, was associated with which field?
  • Sameer Aggarwal has been appointed as the Chief Executive officer of the Indian arm of which company?
  • Dar Yasin, Mukhtar Khan, and Channi Anand, the photographers at Associated Press (AP) were recently in news for receiving which award?

International Events

  • Name of the country which received a line of credit (LOC) of $75 million from India, for installation of solar parks.
  • Name of the Cricketer who won 'Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy' for 'Player of the Year' presented by ICC.
  • Who was recently appointed as the Foreign Secretary of India?
  • Which is the first country to ban sunscreens that are toxic to coral reefs and sea life?
  • Name of the Mega Naval Exercise held between India and Australia.
  • What is the theme of World Cancer Day 2020?

UN bodies

  • Whom the United Nations has named the 2020 class of young leaders of SDG’s
  • What is the current Human capital Index rank of India according to the World Bank?
  • What is IBSA and who chaired the recent event of IBSA from India?
  • When will the United Nations hold the Global Climate Summit this year? Who will co-host this summit?

Major developments in the areas of sports

  • Which Indian player was named as the captain of ESPN Cricinfo’s ODI and T20 teams of the decade?
  • Which Indian city hosts the All India Police Judo Cluster Championship 2019?
  • Which country won the inaugural ‘ATP Cup’ 2020 tournament held in Sydney?
  • Which cricketer was named as the Captain of ICC’s ODI and Test teams of the year?
  • Which Indian sportsperson recently became the first-ever hockey player to win the ‘World Games Athlete of the Year’ award?

Geopolitics and important environmental agreements

  • Name the state that will have the country's first rehabilitation center for freshwater turtles?
  • The Supreme Court of India recently permitted to introduce which animal to the Indian habitat from Namibia?
  • What is India’s rank in the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) India annual report?
  • Which bird is named the mascot of the UN Convention of Conservation of Migratory Species (CMS) (COP 13)?
  • Which Indian has been recently awarded the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement?

These are some of the important GK questions which are currently in news and have the very possibility to appear in the GK Section of the CUET exam. Also please keep revising and practicing the previous question paper of CUET as it will help you to understand the nature and level of the questions being asked in the papers.

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CUET Exam Pattern 2021

CUET Exam pattern will help in understanding the number of questions and marks one can expect in the examination and work accordingly on their preparation. Follow expert-designed CUET Preparation Tips to score more marks and crack the exam easily. 

Subjects Number of Questions Marks
English Language, Comprehension Skills, Verbal Reasoning 30 30
General Knowledge, Current Affairs 25 25
Quantitative Aptitude, Numerical Ability, Fundamental Mathematics Operations 25 25
Critical/Analytical/Logical Reasoning 20 20
Data Analysis and Interpretation 20 20
Total 120 120

The above tabular form represents the basic marks and sections followed by the CUET to conduct the entrance test. All these sections are basic sections that normally every candidate faces in their job preparation path so preparing for each section of CUET is very important and crucial. One cannot ignore any section, each section must be prepared very well. All the sections are very important when it comes to clearing the exam but the GK section can make or break your paper so prepare for GK from the very beginning and don't skip any part of the GK section.

Syllabus of GK for CUET 2021

Current Affairs and General Knowledge have a very vast and lengthy syllabus. Have look at the brief syllabus for CUET Exam 2021 and enhance your preparation. 

Current Affairs and General Knowledge · Awards and Honours
· Eminent Personalities
· International Events
· UN bodies
· Geopolitics and important environmental agreements
· Major developments in the areas of sports