Awards and Honors

DIRECTIONS : Questions based on Awards and Honours.
1. Who was the first Indian to receive a Nobel Prize?
  A.  Mother Teresa
  B.  Hargobind Tagore
  C.  CV Raman
  D.  Rabindranath Tagore
2. The Nobel prize for Economics was instituted in 1967, but was first awarded in
  A. 1967
  B. 1988
  C. 1969
  D. 1970

3. Who was the first Indian lady actress to receive the Padma Shri Award?
  A.  Smita Patil
  B.  Nargis Dutt
  C.  Meena Kumari
  D.  Madhubala
4. Who was the first Indian to receive the Magaysay Award?
  A.  Indira Gandhi
  B.  TN Seshan
  C.  Kiran Bedi
  D.  Vinoba Bhave
5. Which of the following is India's highest honour in the field of literature?
  A.  Vyas Samman
  B.  Kalidas Samman
  C.  Jnanpith Award
  D.  Saraswathi Samman

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