Honours and Awards Questions and Answers

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Honours and Awards Questions and Answers


    Pulitzer prize is awarded for outstanding work in the field of

  • A)Science and Technology
  • B)Environmental Studies
  • C)Literature and Journalism
  • D)International Understanding
Answer: C


    Saraswathi Samman is given annually for outstanding contribution to

  • A)classical music
  • B)education
  • C)literature
  • D)fine arts
Answer: C


    The Arjuna Awards were instituted in the year

  • A)1965
  • B)1961
  • C)1963
  • D)1957
Answer: B


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

  • A)Larry Pressler
  • B)Amnesty International
  • C)Hussain Ibrahim Zaki
  • D)Yasser Arafat
Answer: D


    'Ashoka Chakra' is awarded for

  • A)acts of gallantry in the presence of enemy
  • B)gallantry by children
  • C)outstanding contribution to literature
  • D)the most conspicuous bravery or self sacrifice on land, air or sea but not in the presence of the enemy
Answer: D