Exercise 8

Question 11 :

Satyajit Ray received Magsaysay Award for journalism, literature and creative communication arts in


A). 1963
B). 1965
C). 1966
D). 1967
Answer : Option D

Question 12 :

The agreement according to which the UK, the USA and the former USSR cannot assist other countries in acquiring technology to develop nuclear weapons, is known as


A). Izmir Treaty
B). Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT)
C). both (a) and (b)
D). None of the above
Answer : Option B

Question 13 :

The 'Red Triangle' symbol denotes


A). Air India
B). family planning
C). culture and civilization
D). None of the above
Answer : Option B

Question 14 :

P.T. Usha, who came close to bagging a bronze finished fourth in ____ in 1984 Olympics.


A). 400 m final
B). 800 m final
C). 400 m hurdle
D). the marathon
Answer : Option C

Question 15 :

Photophobia is


A). a disease cause by too much sunlight
B). abnormal intolerance of light
C). the adjustment of the eye for light
D). the ability to perceive light
Answer : Option B