Honours and Awards Questions and Answers

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Honours and Awards Questions and Answers


    Who among the following got the 'Bharat Ratna' award, before becoming the President of India?

  • A)R. Venkatramanan
  • B)Dr. Zakir Hussain
  • C)V. V. Giri
  • D)Dr. Rajendra Prasad
Answer: B


    Manav Seva Award has been instituted in the memory of

  • A)Rajiv Gandhi
  • B)Dr. Rajendra Prasad
  • C)Indira Gandhi
  • D)Acharya
Answer: A


    Kalinga Award was instituted by

  • A)UNESCO for exceptional contribution of efforts to popularise science
  • B)Indian Military.
  • C)Jnanpith, a cultural literacy society for encouraging creative writing in modern languages
  • D)Indian Adult Education Association for outstanding contribution of adult literacy in India
Answer: A


    Which of the following films has won 9 Oscar Awards in 1987?

  • A)The World Safari
  • B)The Last Emperor
  • C)Rain Man
  • D)Amadeus
Answer: B


    Which of the following awards was conferred on Mrs. Kiran Bedi?

  • A)Golden Globe
  • B)Rani Lakshmi
  • C)Magsaysay
  • D)Saraswati
Answer: C