Trivia Quiz | Indian Nobel Laureates | QuickBytes

1. How many indians have won the Nobel prize ?

5
10
7
12

2. Who was the first Indian to be awarded the Nobel prize and when ?

Rabindranath Tagore (1913)
Har Gobind Khorana (1968)
Sir CV Raman (1930)
Rabindranath Tagore (1919)

3. C.V. Raman, won Nobel prize in which field ?

Chemistry
Physiology
Physics
Economics

4. Har Gobind Khorana's work on electron diffraction got him the Nobel Prize in which year ?

1965
1968
1970
1967

5. Who was the first woman with close Indian ties to get the Nobel Peace Prize ?

Indira Gandhi
Andrea Ghez
Mother Teresa
Marie Curie

6. Subramanyan Chandrasekhar shared the award with which another physicist ?

Geoffrey Burbidge
Masatoshi Koshiba
Fred Hoyle
William Alfred Fowler

7. Who was the sole winner of 1998 Sveriges Riksbank Prize that was introduced by the Nobel Prize Committee in memory of Alfred Nobel ?

Amartya Sen
Myron Scholes
Abhijit Banerjee
Reinhard Selten

8. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan received the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for studies of the structure and function of which cell organelle ?

Mitochondria
Golgi Apparatus
Ribosome
Nucleus

9. Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee became the 10th Indian by winning a Nobel Prize in which field ?

Medicine
Economic Science
Literature
Physics

10. Kailash Satyarthi received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 along with whom ?

Takaaki Kajita
Donna Strickland
Isamu Akasaki
Malala Yousafzai