General Awareness:Honours And Awards

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  • 1. 
    B. C. Roy Award is given in the field of
    • A. 

      Music

    • B. 

      Journalism

    • C. 

      Medicine

    • D. 

      Environment

  • 2. 
    In which year was Pulitzer Prize established?
    • A. 

      1917

    • B. 

      1928

    • C. 

      1922

    • D. 

      1928

  • 3. 
    Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2000 was awarded to the former President of South Africa along with
    • A. 

      Sathish Dawan

    • B. 

      C. Subramanian

    • C. 

      Grameen Bank of Bangladesh

    • D. 

      World Healt Organisation

  • 4. 
    Who has been awarded the first lifetime Achievement Award for his/her contribution in the field of Cinema?
    • A. 

      Ashok Kumar

    • B. 

      Hou Hsio-hsein

    • C. 

      Akiro Burosova

    • D. 

      Bernardo Burtolucci

  • 5. 
    The prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award was conferred upon Ms. Kiran Bedi for her excellent contribution to which of the following fields?
    • A. 

      Literature

    • B. 

      Community Welfare

    • C. 

      Government Service

    • D. 

      Journalism

  • 6. 
    Which of the following societies has instituted an award for an outstanding parliamentarian?
    • A. 

      Jamanlal Bajaj Foundation

    • B. 

      Institute of Constitutional and Parliamentary Studies

    • C. 

      G. B. Pant Memorial Society

    • D. 

      R. D. Birla samara Kosh

  • 7. 
    Which is the highest gallantry award in India?
    • A. 

      Param Vishishtat Seva Medal

    • B. 

      Param Vir Chakra

    • C. 

      Kirti Chakra

    • D. 

      Vir Chakra

  • 8. 
    Which state gives Mewar Award?
    • A. 

      Haryana

    • B. 

      Delhi

    • C. 

      Punjab

    • D. 

      Rajasthan

  • 9. 
    Who is the first Asian Winner of Nobel Prize?
    • A. 

      C. V. Raman

    • B. 

      Rajiv Gandhi

    • C. 

      Rabindranath Tagore

    • D. 

      Mother Teresa

  • 10. 
    The first Indian to receive Noble Prize in Literature was
    • A. 

      Mother Teresa

    • B. 

      C. V. Raman

    • C. 

      Rabindranath Tagore

    • D. 

      Sarojini Naidu

  • 11. 
    The first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi's 'Khel Ratna' award is
    • A. 

      Vishwanathan Anand

    • B. 

      Leander Peas

    • C. 

      Kapil Dev

    • D. 

      Limba Ram

  • 12. 
    Pulitzer price is awarded for outstanding work in the field of
    • A. 

      Science and Technology

    • B. 

      Environmental Studies

    • C. 

      Literature and Journalism

    • D. 

      International Understanding

  • 13. 
    Saraswathi Samman is given annually for outstanding contribution to
    • A. 

      Classical music

    • B. 

      Education

    • C. 

      Literature

    • D. 

      Fine arts

  • 14. 
    Who among the following has not received a Nobel Prize in literature?
    • A. 

      Pablo Neruda

    • B. 

      Derek Walcott

    • C. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • D. 

      Churchill

  • 15. 
    The Arjuna Awards were instituted in the year
    • A. 

      1965

    • B. 

      1961

    • C. 

      1963

    • D. 

      1957

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