Welcome to Online General Knowledge section in Affairs cloud, which is important for all the competitive exams. We have created Some questions related to Basic GK(Honours & Awards) !!!
- Which award is given for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition?
1.The Grammy Award
2.The Abel Prize
3.The Green Star Award
4.The Pulitzer Prize
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.The Pulitzer Prize
The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States.
- The Dronacharya Award awarded to …………………
4.All of these
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Coach
Dronacharya Award – Eminent coaches of any particular sport
The award is named after the very famous archery coach, mentioned in the epic of India known as the Mahabharata. This very award is not related with the sports persons who are still playing in the field; instead this is related to those eminent coaches of any particular sport.
- Contribution to which field is honoured by the Aga Khan award ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Architecture
The Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) is an architectural prize established by Aga Khan IV in 1977. It aims to identify and reward architectural concepts that successfully address the needs and aspirations of Islamic societies in the fields of contemporary design, social housing, community development and improvement.
- For which of the following disciplines in Nobel Prize is not Awarded?
1.Physiology or Medicine
2.Literature, Peace and Economics
3.Physics and chemistry
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Music
The Nobel Prize is a set of annual international awards bestowed in a number of categories by Swedish and Norwegian committees in recognition of academic, cultural and/or scientific advances
- The Oscar prize is given in the field of ………………..
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Films
This is an annual American awards ceremony honoring cinematic achievements in the film industry.
- ……………………………….. is for the contribution to Music
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Grammy Award
A Grammy Award, or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry
- For outstanding contribution to which one of the following’ fields is the Dhanwantri award?
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Medical Service
The Dhanwantri award is the prestigious award, which recognises contribution in medical science, is being awarded annually since 1972.
- …………………… is given in the field of fiction
1.The Oscar prize
2.The Booker prize
3.The Kalinga Award
4.The Dada Saheb Phalke award
5.None of theseAnswer – 2. The Booker prize
The Man Booker Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Booker-McConnell Prize and commonly known simply as the Booker Prize) is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel, written in the English language, and published in the UK.
- The BAFTA Award is for the contribution to ………………………………
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Films
The British Academy Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.BAFTA Awards – Television, Films, Video Games and Animation.
- For outstanding contribution to which one of the following’ fields is Magsaysay Award?
5.All of theseAnswer – 5.All of these
Magsaysay Award – Public Service, Leadership, Journalism, Literature, creative arts and international understanding.