Prizes questions This is a list of recently added questions about prizes. In how many fields of science were the Nobel Prizes originally awarded?Five. During its life the Nobel established a lot of companies which turned into corporations and still are playing the major part in the global economy, for example Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI). In his last will he set aside the bulk of his estate to establish the Nobel Prizes, to be awarded annually in the field of physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and peace.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 56% ThreeThree4377FiveFive9709SevenSeven2409NineNine685science riddles » Where is the Nobel Peace Prize awarded?Oslo. No one knows for sure why the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded in Norway (accordingly to Nobel's will), as all the other Nobel Prizes are awarded in Stockholm, Sweden. The Norwegian Nobel Committee speculates that Nobel may have considered Norway better suited to awarding the prize, as it did not have the same militaristic traditions as Sweden.Created by: Roy Zhuhard 58% StockholmStockholm4677OsloOslo9000AmsterdamAmsterdam668CopenhagenCopenhagen1142Nobel prize riddles » Which institution awards the Pulitzer prize?Columbia University. Newspaper publisher Joseph Pulitzer gave money in his will to Columbia University to launch a journalism school and establish the Prize. The prizes are given annually to award achievements in journalism and photography, as well as literature and history, poetry, music and drama. The first Pulitzer Prizes were awarded in 1917.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 52% TimeTime3754Swedish Royal AcademySwedish Royal Academy1972Columbia UniversityColumbia University7141United NationsUnited Nations669literature riddles » What happens if you are selected for the Hollywood Walk of Fame?You need to pay $30,000. A fee ($30,000 in 2012) is collected to pay for the creation and installation of the star, as well as general maintenance of the Walk of Fame. The fee is usually paid by the nominating organization (fan club, film studio, etc.).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 59% you receive $1Myou receive $1M1846you receive $100,000you receive $100,0003154you get a ceremonial handshake of US Presidentyou get a ceremonial handshake of US President3415you need to pay $30,000you need to pay $30,00012124Hollywood riddles » How many stars are there in the Hollywood Walk of Fame?2500. As of July 27, 2012, the Walk consists of 2,474 stars. These are spaced at 6-foot (1.8 m) intervals, and the whole Walk of Fame runs 1.3 miles (2.1 km). About twenty new stars are added to the Walk each year.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 43% 505061925025027315005002737250025004722movie riddles » Winners of the Indianapolis 500 race do not celebrate with a bottle of Champagne. What do they get instead?Milk. The tradition of drinking milk was founded in 1933. Since 1956, only one driver has broken it: In 1993, Emerson Fittipaldi drank a celebratory bottle of orange juice. He owned several orange groves in Sao Paolo, and wanted to promote the citrus industry.Created by: Kasiahard 48% whiskeywhiskey3777rosesroses2998beerbeer3259milkmilk9553races riddles » Play culture quiz and see all the questions.