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Which Indian personality has been selected for France’s highest civilian award “Legion of Honour”  ?

A) Amitabh Bachchan B) Salman Khan
C) Soumitra Chatterjee D) Shahrukh Khan

Answer:   C) Soumitra Chatterjee



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Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been selected for France’s highest civilian award “Legion of Honour” for his outstanding contribution to cinema and theatre. With this, Chatterjee has become the first Bengali actor to be chosen for the award. The honour comes almost 3 decades after the same recognition was conferred on master director Satyajit Ray in 1987. Chatterjee has acted in several of Ray’s films including ‘Apur Sansar’, ‘Debi’,’ Aranyer Din Ratri’, ‘Ghare Bairey’ and ‘Ganashatru’. Earlier recipients of the Legion of Honour include sitar meastro Pandit Ravi Shankar, Amitabh Bachaan, Shahrukh Khan and Kamal Hasan. Chatterjee was awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2012.

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____________ was awarded the 'Kaisar-i-Hind' in 1915 by Lord Hardinge of Penshurst for his contribution to ambulance services in South Africa.

 

A) Subhash Chandra Bose B) Muhammad Iqbal
C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak D) Mahatma Gandhi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Mahatma Gandhi

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India won a total of ________ medals at the Special Olympics World Summer Games held in Abu Dhabi from 14 to 21 March 2019.

 

A) 441 B) 368
C) 312 D) 252
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 368

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In 2018, Bharat Vatwani and _________ were the two Indians awarded with the Ramon Magsaysay award.

 

A) Rajendra Singh B) Sathyabhama Das Biju
C) Arvind Kejriwal D) Sonam Wangchuk
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Sonam Wangchuk

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Which Indian contemporary artist was awarded the 7th Joan Miro Prize 2019

 

A) Nalini Malani B) Vivan Sundaram
C) Arpita Singh D) Atul Dodiya
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Nalini Malani

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A figure of transparent sheet with a pattern is given below. Select the option that shows how the pattern would appear when the transparent sheet is folded at the dotted line.

 

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

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Dev is the brother of Sneha and son of Mayank. Swati is the sister of Sneha. How is Mayank related to Swati?

 

A) Son B) Brother
C) Father D) Sister
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Father

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Select the Venn diagram that best illustrates the relationship between the following classes.
Doctors, Males, Brothers

 

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

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______ won the women’s singles title at Italian Open 2019.

 

A) Naomi Osaka B) Simona Halep
C) Johanna Konta D) Karolina Pliskova
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Karolina Pliskova

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