Honours and Awards Questions and Answers

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Honours and Awards Questions and Answers


    Tansen Samman has been instituted by the Government of?

  • A)Gujarat
  • B)Maharashtra
  • C)Uttar Pradesh
  • D)Madhya Pradesh
Answer: D


    On whom did the U. S. President George W. Bush bestow, in 2002, the U.S.'s highest award for life time achievement in the field of scientific research?

  • A)Arun Netravalli
  • B)Dr.Hargoving Kohrana
  • C)Subramania Chandrasekar
  • D)Professor C. Radhakrishna Rao
Answer: A


    The only Indian to win the Nobel prize in physics is

  • A)Dr. J.C. Bose
  • B)Dr. C. V. Raman
  • C)Dr. Vickram Sarabhai
  • D)Dr. H. J. Bhabha
Answer: B


    Who among the following is a winner of the Indira Gandhi Award for National integration?

  • A)Aruna Asaf Ali
  • B)Ashok Kumar
  • C)Sundarlal Bahuguna
  • D)M. G. K. Menon
Answer: A


    The first black American to win the Nobel Prize for literature is

  • A)Aurthe Ashe
  • B)Martin Luther King
  • C)Toni Morrison
  • D)Nelson Mandela
Answer: C