Honours And Awards Quiz - 1, General Knowledge


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QUESTION: 1

B. C. Roy Award is given in the field of

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QUESTION: 2

In which year was Pulitzer Prize established?

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QUESTION: 3

Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2000 was awarded to the former President of South Africa along with

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QUESTION: 4

The prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award was conferred was conferred upon Ms. Kiran Bedi for her excellent contribution to which of the following fields?

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QUESTION: 5

Which of the following societies has instituted an award for an outstanding parliamentarian?

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QUESTION: 6

Which is the highest gallantry award in India?

Solution: The Param Vir Chakra (PVC) is India's highest military decoration awarded for the highest degree of valour or self-sacrifice in the presence of the enemy, similar to the British Victoria Cross, US Medal of Honor, Pakistani Nishan-e-Haider, or French Legion of Honor or Russian Cross of St. George.
QUESTION: 7

Which state gives Mewar Award?

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QUESTION: 8

Who is the first Asian Winner of Nobel Prize?

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QUESTION: 9

The first Indian to receive Noble Prize in Literature was

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QUESTION: 10

The first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi's 'Khel Ratna' award is

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QUESTION: 11

Pulitzer prize is awarded for outstanding work in the field of

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QUESTION: 12

Saraswathi Samman is given annually for outstanding contribution to

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QUESTION: 13

The Arjuna Awards were instituted in the year

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QUESTION: 14

Who among the following has received a Nobel Prize in literature 1953?

Solution: http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1953/churchill-bio.html
QUESTION: 15

The first Indira Gandhi Award for International Justice and Harmony has been given to

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QUESTION: 16

'Ashoka Chakra' is awarded for

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QUESTION: 17

The Nobel Prize was first awarded in

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QUESTION: 18

Who among the following own the Nobel prize for literature?

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QUESTION: 19

The 'Cannes Award' is given for excellence in which field?

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QUESTION: 20

The journalist who refused to accept 'Padma Bhushan' was?

Solution: Khushwant Singh (Journalist) : Returned his Padma Bhushan in protest against Operation Blue Star (1984); awarded Padma Vibhushan in 2007.
QUESTION: 21

The Nobel peace prize is awarded in which city?

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As stipulated in the will of the Swedish-born inventor and international industrialist Alfred Nobel, which was opened after his death in 1896, the Nobel Prizes in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine and Literature are awarded in StockholmSweden, while the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded in OsloNorway.

QUESTION: 22

Arjuna Award is given for

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QUESTION: 23

Who among the following is not a recipient of the Bharatiya Jnanpith Award?

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QUESTION: 24

The UNSECO's 'Prix Jules Verne' prize has been given to which of the following serials of Doordarshan?

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QUESTION: 25

Who among the following is not a recipient of 'Dada Saheb Phalke' Award?

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