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GK Quiz on different Awards in India: Set 5

29-APR-2016 15:12

    Dear students, Jagran josh is presenting you a set of 10 questions based on different awards in India. These awards comprise gallantry (Paramvir Chakra, Mahavir Chakra and Ashok Chakra) and Civilian Awards (Bharat Ratna, Padam Vibhushan, Padma Award etc.) in India. This set is very important for all the competitive exams. Hence go through this quiz and evaluate your preparation for upcoming exams.

    1. When was Saraswati Samman started?

    (a) 1954
    (b) 1965
    (c) 1991
    (d) 1985

    2. Who is the winner of Saraswati Samman, 2014?

    (a) Veerappa Moily
    (b) Govind Mishra
    (c) A. A. Manavalan
    (d) Sugatha kumari

    3. Which of the following is true about Sahitya Akademi Award?

    (a) It was constitutes in March, 1954.
    (b) It is given in 22 Indian languages.
    (c) Sahitya Akademi Awards comprise a plaque and a cash prize of Rs. 10 Lac
    (d) Its Head office is in New Delhi.

    4. Who won the Sahitya Akademi Award for 2015?

    (a) Ramesh Chandra Shah
    (b) Mridula Garg
    (c) Ramdarash Mishra
    (d) Govind Mishra

    5. Who of the following did not win Sahitya Akademi Award?

    (a) Rahul Sankrityayan
    (b) Nagendra
    (c) Ram Vilas Sharma
    (d) All of the above

    6. Who is the author of the book “Ramayana Mahanveshanam”?

    (a) Veerappa Moily
    (b) A. A. Manavalan
    (c) Sugathakumari
    (d) Govind Mishra

    7. Kedarnath Singh is a Indian poet of …………….language.

    (a) Gujarati
    (b) Bangla
    (c) Hindi
    (d) Sanskrit

    8. Which of the following is NOT matched correctly?

    (a) Bhalchandra Nemade ....Hindu: Jagnyachi Samrudhha Adgal
    (b) Raghuveer Chaudhara ...Novel - Amruta
    (c) Mridula Garg       ....Kagaj te Canvas
    (d) Sumitranandan Pant.....Chidambara

    9. Who is the author of “Hawa mein Hastakshar”?

    (a) Govind Mishra
    (b) Kailash Vajpeyi
    (c) Uday Prakash
    (d) Kashinath Singh

    10. ‘Tamas’ a Novel is written by……………..

    (a) Surya Kant Tripathi
    (b) Nirmal Verma
    (c) Bhishm Sahni
    (d) Mamta Kaliya

    Questions

    Answers

    1

    c

    2

    a

    3

    b

    4

    c

    5

    d

    6

    a

    7

    c

    8

    c

    9

    b

    10

    c

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