Quiz NO 023 : Nobel Prize Quiz 01

Questions

01.) Who is the youngest Nobel Laureates who got the Peace Prize in 2014 at the age of just 17 years?

02.)Name the French Novelist who was awarded the 1964 Nobel Prize in Literature despite attempting to refuse it, saying that he always declined official honours and that “a writer should not allow himself to be turned into an institution?

03.) Who is the oldest recipient of Nobel prize in Chemistry 2019 at the age of 97 years?

04.) He is the author of Doctor Zhivago (1957), a novel that takes place between the Russian Revolution of 1905 and the Second World War. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1958, an event that enraged the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, which forced him to decline the prize. Who is he?

05.) With the 1903 Nobel Prize in Physics and the 1911 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Who is the only one woman who has been honored twice?

06.) He was the visionary, promoter and co-founder of the Red Cross. In 1901 he received the first Nobel Peace Prize together with Frederic Passy, making Dunant the first Swiss Nobel laureate. Who is he?

07.) Who was the British biochemist who twice won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, one of only two people to have done so in the same category (the other is John Bardeen in physics?

08.) Who is the only person to have been awarded two unshared Nobel Prizes – the 1954 Nobel Prize in Chemistry and the 1962 Nobel Peace Prize?

09.) Who was the first Asian to win the Nobel Prize for literature?

10.) Name the Canadian prime minister who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1957 for organizing the United Nations Emergency Force to resolve the Suez Canal Crisis?

Answers

  1. Malala Yousafzai
  1. Jean-Paul Sartre
  1. John B. Goodenough
  1. Boris Pasternak
  1. Marie Curie
  1. Henry Dunant
  1. Frederick Sanger
  1. Linus Pauling
  1. Rabindranath Tagore
  1. Lester B. Pearson

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