Awards And Prizes Of India And World

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The International Olympic Association took back the medals of Carlos, Smith and Norman ___________.

A
for using drugs
B
they were found guilty of violating the Olympic spirit by making a political statement
C
as they were over age
D
as they refused to come to the stage to collect their medals
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Who among the following Nobel laureates has recently announced to put his Nobel Medal under auction?

A
Kailash Satyarthi
B
J D Watson
C
Mikhail Gorbachev
D
Jody Wilhams
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Which university recently installed the statues of Smith, Carlos and Norman in its campus?

A
The Howard University
B
The Chicago State
C
The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
D
San Jose State University
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Which one of the following books won the Man Booker Prize 2014?

A
History of the Rain
B
The Lives of Others
C
The Narrow Road the Deep North
D
How to be Both
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Tommie Smith and John Carlos received their medals wearing black socks and no shoes _____________.

A
to support civil rights movement
B
to represent black poverty
C
to show black power
D
None of the above
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Who among the followings has become the first Indian-Origin contestant to win Miss America Pageant?

A
Theresa Vali
B
Nina Davuluri
C
Mallory Hagan
D
Priya Hassan
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