Exercise 1

Question 16 :

The first Indira Gandhi Award for International Justice and Harmony has been given to

A). Larry Pressler
B). Amnesty International
C). Hussain Ibrahim Zaki
D). Yasser Arafat
Answer : Option D

Question 17 :

'Ashoka Chakra' is awarded for

A). acts of gallantry in the presence of enemy
B). gallantry by children
C). outstanding contribution to literature
D). the most conspicuous bravery or self sacrifice on land, air or sea but not in the presence of the enemy
Answer : Option D

Question 18 :

Who among the following is the recipient of the first Dayawati Modi Award for art, culture and education?

A). Dharmavir Bharti
B). Amitabh Bachchaan
C). B. V. Karanth
D). Ashok Vajpeyi
Answer : Option B

Question 19 :

The Nobel Prize was first awarded in

A). 1976
B). 1958
C). 1901
D). 1972
Answer : Option C

Question 20 :

Who among the following own the Nobel prize for literature?

A). Linus Pauling
B). Samuel Beckett
C). Philip Noel - Baker
D). Ralph Bunche
Answer : Option B