General Knowledge - Honours and Awards

Exercise :: Honours and Awards - Section 1

  • Honours and Awards - Section 1
6. 

Which is the highest gallantry award in India?

A. Param Vishishtat Seva Medal
B. Param Vir Chakra
C. Kirti Chakra
D. Vir Chakra

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Param Vir Chakra (PVC) is India's highest military decoration awarded for the highest degree of valour or self-sacrifice in the presence of the enemy, similar to the British Victoria Cross, US Medal of Honor, Pakistani Nishan-e-Haider, or French Legion of Honor or Russian Cross of St. George.

7. 

Which state gives Mewar Award?

A. Haryana
B. Delhi
C. Punjab
D. Rajasthan

Answer: Option D

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8. 

Who is the first Asian Winner of Nobel Prize?

A. C. V. Raman
B. Rajiv Gandhi
C. Rabindranath Tagore
D. Mother Teresa

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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9. 

The first Indian to receive Noble Prize in Literature was

A. Mother Teresa
B. C. V. Raman
C. Rabindranath Tagore
D. Sarojini Naidu

Answer: Option C

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10. 

The first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi's 'Khel Ratna' award is

A. Vishwanathan Anand
B. Leander Peas
C. Kapil Dev
D. Limba Ram

Answer: Option A

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