Can You Identify These Nobel Peace Prize Winners?

Do you think you have what it takes to identify Nobel Peace Prize winners? Are you truly a Nobel aficionado? Take these 120questions and put your knowledge to the test!
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Which of these presidents did NOT win the Nobel Peace Prize?
Barack Obama
John F. Kennedy
Jimmy Carter
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Which of the following organizations has won the Nobel Peace Prize twice?
International Red Cross
Unicef
International Campaign to Ban Landmines
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A second organization has also won the Nobel Peace Prize twice. Which one?
Doctors Without Borders
Amnesty International
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
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Three African Americans have won the peace prize. Who are they?
Ralph Bunche, Martin Luther King Jr., and Barack Obama
A. Philip Randolph, Colin Powell, and Carol Moseley Braun
Edward Brooke, Hiram Revels, and Barack Obama
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How many women have won the Nobel Peace Prize?
Four
12
1
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Which Nobel Peace Prize laureate also won the Nobel Prize in chemistry?
Marie Curie
Jonas Salk
Linus Pauling
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Which Nobel Peace Prize laureate is currently living under indefinite house arrest?
Aung San Suu Kyi
Shirin Ebadi
Dalai Lama
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Who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize posthumously?
Mother Teresa
Dag Hammarskjöld
Martin Luther King Jr.
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One of the 20th century's most exemplary proponents of peace was never awarded the Peace Prize, and is sometimes referred to as the "missing laureate." Who is he?
Nelson Mandela
Mahatma Ghandi
Albert Schweitzer
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How many Nobel Prizes are currently awarded each year?
6
8
10
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Based on the results of this quiz, you’re a Nobel novice! While you respect everything that the Nobel Peace Prize stands for, you’re not an expert on the recipients of this prize just yet. Fret not Nobel fledgling, with a little research and time, you’ll be a Nobel expert just like many other Americans!

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Based on the results of this quiz, you’re truly Nobel nice! When it comes to the Nobel peace prize, you’re a true savant. Not only do you know the recipient's better than most, but you’re truly well versed on the history of this amazing prize!

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Based on the results of this quiz, you’re Nobel noble! While many may claim to be truly up to snuff on the recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize, few hold a candle to your knowledge. You know more than just about anyone when it comes to this amazing prize!

A+, Nobel Noble

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1
Which of these presidents did NOT win the Nobel Peace Prize?
Barack Obama
John F. Kennedy
Jimmy Carter
2
Which of the following organizations has won the Nobel Peace Prize twice?
International Red Cross
Unicef
International Campaign to Ban Landmines
3
A second organization has also won the Nobel Peace Prize twice. Which one?
Doctors Without Borders
Amnesty International
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
4
Three African Americans have won the peace prize. Who are they?
Ralph Bunche, Martin Luther King Jr., and Barack Obama
A. Philip Randolph, Colin Powell, and Carol Moseley Braun
Edward Brooke, Hiram Revels, and Barack Obama
5
How many women have won the Nobel Peace Prize?
Four
12
1
6
Which Nobel Peace Prize laureate also won the Nobel Prize in chemistry?
Marie Curie
Jonas Salk
Linus Pauling
7
Which Nobel Peace Prize laureate is currently living under indefinite house arrest?
Aung San Suu Kyi
Shirin Ebadi
Dalai Lama
8
Who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize posthumously?
Mother Teresa
Dag Hammarskjöld
Martin Luther King Jr.
9
One of the 20th century's most exemplary proponents of peace was never awarded the Peace Prize, and is sometimes referred to as the "missing laureate." Who is he?
Nelson Mandela
Mahatma Ghandi
Albert Schweitzer
10
How many Nobel Prizes are currently awarded each year?
6
8
10