International Awards 3

41Who all have jointly won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2013 for devising computer simulations that are used to understand and predict chemical processes (announced in Oct 2013)?
 A) Michael Levitt, Martin Karplus and Arieh Warshel
 B) James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Suedhof
 C) Peter Higgs and Francois Englert
 D) Lars Peter Hansen, Eugene Fama and Robert Shiller
  
42Who all won the Nobel Prize 2013 for Economics yesterday for their groundbreaking work on spotting trends in asset markets (announced in Oct 2013)?
 A) Michael Levitt, Martin Karplus and Arieh Warshel
 B) James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Suedhof
 C) Peter Higgs and Francois Englert
 D) Lars Peter Hansen, Eugene Fama and Robert Shiller
  
43Who won Nobel Prize 2013 in literature for her short stories that focus on the frailties of the human condition (announced in Oct 2013)?
 A) Eleanor Catton
 B) Lorrie Moore
 C) Alice Munro
 D) Margaret Atwood
  
44Who has been awarded with the first ever $1 million Genesis Prize, an award also known as the -Jewish Nobel Prize- in Oct 2013?
 A) Hilary Clinton
 B) Michael Bloomberg
 C) Bill Gates
 D) Wareen Buffet
  
45Which International Organization confers the "Equator Prize" to recognize outstanding community efforts to reduce poverty through the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity?
 A) Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
 B) United Nations Development Programme
 C) International Monetary Fund
 D) World Bank
  
46For the popularization of Science, which agency awards the Kalinga Prize ?
 A) World Economic Forum
 B) UNESCO
 C) IMF
 D) UNDP
  
47In which in the below list of disciplines the "Fields Medal" is considered as equivalent to Nobel Prize?
 A) Architecture
 B) Mathematics
 C) Astrology
 D) Astronomics
  
48Stirling Prize is given in which in the below list of fields?
 A) Music
 B) Journalism
 C) Architecture
 D) Social Service
  
49Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has been posthumously honored with which award for his contribution to music technology?
 A) Grammy Award
 B) MTV Award
 C) UNESCO Mozart Medal
 D) BAFTA Award
  
50Albert Einstein was awarded Nobel Prize for his path-breaking research and formulation of the ____-
 A) Theory of Relavitity
 B) Laws of Photo-Electric Effect
 C) Principle of Wave-Particle Duality
 D) Theory of Gibbs Boson
  
51For how many times Mahatma Gandhi was nominated for Nobel Peace Prize ?
 A) 2 times
 B) 3 times
 C) 4 times
 D) 5 times
  
52Who won Man Booker prize for "The Inheritance of Loss" ?
 A) Jhumpa Lahiri
 B) Kiran Desai
 C) Salman Rushdie
 D) Arvinda Adiga
  
53Which in the below list gives International Socrates Award?
 A) Red Cross
 B) World Economic Forum
 C) European Business Assembly
 D) UNDP
  
54Which organization gives International Gandhi Award?
 A) Government of India
 B) Gandhi Memorial Leprosy Foundation
 C) Gandhi Foundation
 D) None of These
  
55Puskin Medal is a prestigious award of which in the below list countries?
 A) Portugal
 B) Sweden
 C) Russia
 D) France
  
56Who in the below list is the first Indian to win a Hoover Prize?
 A) Atal Bihari Vajpayee
 B) APJ Abdul Kalam
 C) Amartya Sen
 D) N R Narayana Murthy
  
57Which International organization confreres Avicenna Prize?
 A) World Economic Forum
 B) UNDP
 C) UNESCO
 D) UNICEF
  
58Which is highest civilian award in the United States ?
 A) Presidential Medal of Freedom
 B) Meritorious Civilian Service Award
 C) Congressional Gold Medal
 D) None of These
  
59King of Norway presents Abel Prize every year in which field?
 A) Pysics
 B) Literature
 C) Mathematics
 D) Chemistry
  
60Shirin Ebadi, the first Muslim woman to win a Nobel Prize is a citizen of ___________.
 A) Egypt
 B) Iraq
 C) Saudi Arabia
 D) Iran

 
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Answers:
41Ans) Michael Levitt, Martin Karplus and Arieh Warshel
42Ans) Lars Peter Hansen, Eugene Fama and Robert Shiller
43Ans) Alice Munro
44Ans) Michael Bloomberg
45Ans) United Nations Development Programme
46Ans) UNESCO
47Ans) Mathematics
48Ans) Architecture
49Ans) Grammy Award
50Ans) Laws of Photo-Electric Effect
51Ans) 5 times
52Ans) Kiran Desai
53Ans) European Business Assembly
54Ans) Gandhi Memorial Leprosy Foundation
55Ans) Russia
56Ans) APJ Abdul Kalam
57Ans) UNESCO
58Ans) Presidential Medal of Freedom
59Ans) Mathematician
60Ans) Iran

 
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