Jawaharlal Nehru Quiz | Set 1

1. When was the first commemorative coin in remembrance of Jawaharlal Nehru's birth anniversary was issued?

A.

1950


B.

1957


C.

1964


D.

1989




2. What was the famous speech delivered by Jawaharlal Nehru?

A.

The Discovery of India


B.

The India of my Dreams


C.

Crisis in Civilization


D.

Tryst with Destiny




3. Who was the first recipient of the Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding?

A.

U Thant


B.

Martin Luther King, Jr.


C.

Mother Teresa


D.

Nelson Mandela




4. Where did Jawaharlal Nehru write the book 'The Discovery of India'?

A.

Aga Khan Palace jail


B.

Ahmednagar Fort


C.

Yerawada Jail


D.

Dehradun Jail




5. Who played the role of Nehru in the 1982 film 'Gandhi'?

A.

Roshan Seth


B.

Ben Kingsley


C.

Martin Sheen


D.

Om Puri




6. What is the title of the biography of Nehru written by Shashi Tharoor?

A.

A Passage to India


B.

Freedom at Midnight


C.

India After Gandhi


D.

The Invention of India




7. What is the other name of Jawaharlal Nehru's autobiography "An Autobiography"?

A.

The Discovery of India


B.

Eternal India


C.

Toward Freedom


D.

Independence




8. When was Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi established?

A.

1969


B.

1972


C.

1964


D.

1950




9. Who succeeded Jawaharlal Nehru as the Prime Minister of India?

A.

Morarji Desai


B.

Indira Gandhi


C.

Lal Bahadur Shastri


D.

Charan Singh




10. Who among the following was the sister of Jawaharlal Nehru?

A.

Swarup Rani


B.

Sucheta Kripalani


C.

Sarojini Naidu


D.

Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit




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