Exercise 2

Question 6 :

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 : Option A

Question 7 :

The first recipient of Nehru Award was

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

Question 8 :

Shanthi Swaroop Bhatnagar awards are given for

A). exploring new dimensions in creative writing in Indian languages
B). outstanding contribution to science
C). creating mass awareness on environmental issues
D). excellence in film direction
Answer : Option B

Question 9 :

The Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award is given by which of the following organisations?

A). Council for Scientific and industrial research
B). Indian Council for Agricultural Research
C). Indian National Science Academy
Answer : Option A

Question 10 :

Which of the following awards was conferred upon Smt. Aruna Asaf Ali for her role in the welfare of adult and women?

A). Tagore Literacy Award
B). UNSECO Literacy Award
C). Moorti Devi Award
D). Kalinga Prize
Answer : Option C