Honours and Awards : General knowledge questions and answers - Part 2
Honours and Awards : General knowledge questions and answers - Part 21. In which year Bharat Ratna Award was started?
d. 1958View Answer / Hide Answer2. Who was the first person to receive Bharat Ratna Award?
a. Dr. M Vishweshwariah
b. Dr. C V Raman
c. Dr. Bhagwan Dash
d. Mother TeresaView Answer / Hide Answer3. In which year Mother Teresa was awarded with Bharat Ratna?
d. 1988View Answer / Hide Answer4. When was Dadasaheb Phalke Award started?
d. 1971View Answer / Hide Answer5. Who was the first Indian to receive Ashoka Chakra?
a. D.K Jata and M.C Dixit
b. D.K Jata
c. M.C Dixit
d. None of the aboveView Answer / Hide Answer
6. In which year Asha Bhosle received Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
ANSWER: a. D.K Jata and M.C Dixit
d. 1998View Answer / Hide Answer7. In 2012 which actor was awarded with Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
b. Ashok Kumar
c. Satyajit Ray
d. Dev AnandView Answer / Hide Answer8. In 2001 ____________ was awarded with Bharat Ratna Award.
a. Pandit Bhimsen Joshi
b. Lata Mangeshkar
c. Ustad Bismillah Khan
d. Kavita KrishanamurtiView Answer / Hide Answer
9. Who was the first person to receive Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
ANSWER: b. Lata Mangeshkar
a. Devika Rani
b. B.N. Sircar
c. Pankaj Mullick
d. Kanan DeviView Answer / Hide Answer10. In which year Manna Dey was awarded with Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
d. 2008View Answer / Hide Answer11. Who is the first Muslim woman to receive Nobel Prize?
a. Shirin Ebeadi
b. Tawakel Karman
c. Leila Ahmed
d. Ruqaiyyah Waris MaqsoodView Answer / Hide Answer12. Who is the first Indian to win Olympic Individual Gold medal?
a. K.D. Jadhav
b. Abhinav Bindra
c. Karnamm Malleswari
d. Rajyavardhan SinghView Answer / Hide Answer
13. The first Indian music director to win an Oscar is _______________
ANSWER: b. Abhinav Bindra
a. Ismail Merchant
b. A. R. Rahman
c. Shyam Bebegal
d. Manna DeyView Answer / Hide Answer14. Who is the first Indian to receive Nishan-e-Pakistan award?
a. Morarji Desai
b. Mahatma Gandhi
c. Ayub Khan
d. Maulana Abdul Kalam AzadView Answer / Hide Answer15. Who is the first Indian Oscar winner?
a. Ashutosh Gowarikar
b. Mira Nair
c. Bhanu Athaiya
d. Ismail MerchantView Answer / Hide Answer16. ____________ is the first Indian to win Oscar for Lifetime Achievement.
a. Satyajit Ray
b. K.K Kapil
c. Bhanu Athaiya
d. Mehboob KhanView Answer / Hide Answer17. Who was the first Indian to receive Man Booker Prize?
a. Kiran Desai
b. Aravind Adiga
c. Arundati Roy
d. Salman RushdieView Answer / Hide Answer18. _________ was first Hindi Film which was nominated for Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.
a. Mother India
c. Slumdog Millionaire
d. Salaam BombayView Answer / Hide Answer19. Who won the Miss Universe pageant for the first time from India?
a. Sushmita Sen
b. Lara Dutta
c. Yukta Mookhey
d. Diana HaydenView Answer / Hide Answer20. Who was the first Indian man to received Nobel Prize?
a. Har Gobind Khorana
b. Rabindranath Tagore
c. C.V Raman
d. Amartya SenView Answer / Hide Answer
ANSWER: b. Rabindranath Tagore