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Nobel Prize

Every year Nobel prize is given for distinguished achievment in the fields of (a) Medicine, (b) peace, (c) Literature, (d) Physics, (e) Chemistry and (F) literature. This award was instituted by Dr. Alfred Nobel who invented Dynamite. So far few indians like Rabindra Nath Tagore, C. V. Raman, Hargobind Khurana, Mother Teressa and Dr. S. Chandrasekhar have also received Nobel prize in different fields. At times questions have been asked regarding Nobel prize as it is an important international award. You must be at least aware of the winners of the latest Nobel prizes.
Take a specially created short test on Nobel prize:

1. Who was the first Indian to receive a Nobel prize

a. C. V. Raman
b. Rabindra Nath Tagore
c. S. Chandrasekhar
d. Hargobind Khurana

2. Nobel prize is awarded for distinguished achievement in the following six fields

1. Peace 2. Literature 3. Economics 4. Physics 5. Chemistry 6.Medicine

Initially it was awarded only in 5 fields. Which one has been added later

a. 1
b. 2
c. 3
d. 5

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3. When were the Nobel prizes given for the first time

a. 1900
b. 1899
c. 1902
d. 1901

4. What is the nationality of Dr. Alfred Nobel, after whom the Nobel prizes are awarded

a. Sweedish
b. British
c. Russian
d. French

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5. Match the following:

A- Rabindra nath Tagore 1. Physics
B- Hargobind Khurana 2. Literature
C- Mother Teressa 3. Medicine
D- S. Chandrasekhar 4. Peace

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-2, B-1, C-4, D-3
c A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1
d A-2, B-4, C-1, D-3

6. Inwhich month the nobel prizes are anounced each year

a. October
b. December
c. January
d. April

7. Who has won the nobel prize in literatuer in the year 2004

a. Aaron Ciechanover
b. Frank Wilczek
c. Elfriede Jelinek
d. David J. Gross

8. Who has won the nobel prize for peace in 2004

a. Wangari Maathai
b. Avram Hershko
c. Aaron Ciechanover
d. Richard Axel

9. When was the nobel foundation established

a. 1899
b. 1900
c. 1901
d. 1900

10. Which of the following have received Nobel peace prize

1. Wangari Maathai 2. Jimmy Carter 3. Aung San Suu Kyi 4. Mother Teressa 5. Yaseer Arafat 6. Mikhail Gorbachov

a. 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6
b. 1, 2, 4, 5 and 6
c. 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6
d. All of the above

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