Honours and Awards Questions

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Arrange the following descending chronological order based on the year received the nobel prize

A. Mother Teresa         B. Rabindranath Tagore

C. Dr. C.V Raman        D. S.Chandrashekhar

E. Hargobinda Khurana

A) B,A,D,C,E B) B,C,E,D,A
C) B,C,E,A,D D) B,A,C,E,D
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) B,A,D,C,E

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Who is the first Indian woman to receive in Borlaug award and in which year

A) Dr. Maduri V.Patel, 1991 B) Dr. Maduri V.Patel, 1992
C) Dr. Amita Patel, 1991 D) Dr. Amita Patel, 1992
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Dr. Amita Patel, 1992

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The recipient of the first  ' Moortidevi literacy Award ' is 

A) Masud hussain Khan B) Swami Siva balayogi
C) C.K Nagaraja Rao D) Ramanlal Joshi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) C.K Nagaraja Rao

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Who was the first Indian to be honoured with a lifetime achivement Oscar award

A) Salim Ali B) Pandit Ravi Shankar
C) Satyajit Roy D) Bachchendri pal
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Satyajit Roy

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Which district in Andra Pradesh won the MGNREGA annual award for effective implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act ?

A) Vizianagaram B) Vizag
C) Guntur D) Srikakulam
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Vizianagaram

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The Ministry of Rural Development has selected Vizianagaram as one among the 17 districts across the nation for the MGNREGA annual award for effective implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act during 2015-16. The award would be presented at the Mahatma Gandhi NREGA Sammelan to the district programme coordinator and District Collector on June 19, 2017 in New Delhi.

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The first Indian to receive Nobel Prize in Literature was 

A) Mother Teresa B) Rabindranath Tagore
C) Sarojini Naidu D) C.V.Raman
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) C.V.Raman

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Who was the first person to receive a Jnanpith award for a Telugu work ?

A) C. Narayana reddy B) Viswanatha Satyanarayana
C) Ravuri Bharadwaja D) Srirangam Srinivasarao
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Viswanatha Satyanarayana

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Who among the following has not received a Nobel Prize in literature

A) Derek Walcott B) Pablo Neruda
C) Churchill D) Ernest Hemingway
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Churchill

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