Honours and Awards Questions and Answers

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Honours and Awards Questions and Answers


    Which state Government of India has instituted the Samman Award?

  • A)Uttar Pradesh
  • B)Himachal Pradesh
  • C)Madhya Pradesh
  • D)Andhra Pradesh
Answer: C


    Sharad Joshi Samman is awarded for

  • A)Cartoon
  • B)Satire and essay
  • C)Trade Union Activity
  • D)Social Service
Answer: B


    In 1901, Nobel Prize was not given for

  • A)Chemistry
  • B)Physics
  • C)Economics
  • D)Peace
Answer: C


    The highest civilian award of India 'Bharat Ratna' has been awarded to only two foreigners so far. One of them is Nelson Mandela. The other is

  • A)Abdul Ghaffar khan
  • B)Mikhail Gorbachev
  • C)Marshal Tito
  • D)Abdul Wali Khan
Answer: A


    The first recipient of Nehru Award was

  • A)Martin Luther King
  • B)Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
  • C)Mother Teresa
  • D)U Thant
Answer: D