Q1. How many Oscar awards A R Rahman has won?
(a) 1
(b) 2
(c) 3
(d) 9 

Q2. What is the field in which count-standing work may be recognised with the award of Pulitzer Prize?

(a) Science and Technology
(b) Literature and Journalism
(c) International Understanding
(d) Environmental Studies
Q3. Nobel Prize-winning India, Amartya Sen, is known for his work in which area?
(a) Physics
(b) Environmental Protection
(c) Chemistry
(d) Economics
Q4. Grammy Award is given in the field of
(a) Acting
(b) Music
(c) Singing
(d) Boxing
Q5. Which of the following is India’s highest honour in the field of literature?
(a) Saraswati Samman
(b) Vyas Samman
(c) Kalidas Samman
(d) Jnanpith Award
Q6. Golden Globe Awards are associated with
(a) Social work
(b) Journalism
(c) Peace initiative
(d) Films
Q7. The Nobel Prize was instituted by the country
(a) USA
(b) UK
(c) Russia
(d) Sweden
Q8. The Indian representing an international organisation who shared the Nobel Peace Prize with Al Gore of U.S. was 
(a) Rajendra Pachauri
(b) Viswanathan Subramanian
(c) R.N. Tagore
(d) Mother Teresa
Q9. The Magsaysay Award for social service was instituted by
(a) The Government of India
(b) The UNO
(c) The ILO
(d) Philippines Government 
 Q10. Which one of the following was crowned Pantaloon’s Femina Miss India World, 2012?
(a) Vanya Mishra
(b) Prachee Meera
(c) Rochelle Maria Rao
(d) Shakshee Hariharan
Q11. Novelist, Mr Salman Rushdie was awarded “Knighthood” by
(a) Queen Elizabeth II
(b) Price Charles
(c) Mr Gordon Grown
(d) Mrs Margaret Thatcher
Q12. Who was (is) the first lady recipient of Dada Saheb Phalke Award?
(a) Nargis Dutt
(b) Uma Devi
(c) Devika Rani
(d) Sulochana
Q13. Which India-born scientist was awarded the Nobel Prize in Astrophysics?
(a) Prof. Chandrashekhar
(b) Sir C.V. Raman
(c) Satyendra Nath Bosh
(d) Vikram Sarabhai
Q14. Who was awarded the Nobel Prize for inventing the microchip?
(a) Jack St. Clair Kilby
(b) Eric Cornell
(c) Carl Wieman
(d) Wolfgang Ketterle
Q15 Booker prize is given in the field of:
(a) Medicine
(b) Adventure
(c) Fiction writing
(d) Science


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