The most difficult awards riddles A list of awards related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Culture quiz The Copley Medal is a scientific award given by the Royal Society, for ...Achievements in scientific research. The Copley Medal is a scientific award given by the Royal Society, for "outstanding achievements in research in any branch of science." It alternates between the physical and the biological sciences. Given every year, the medal is the oldest Royal Society medal still awarded, and probably the oldest surviving scientific award in the world,very hard 33% sports performancesports performance6%achievements in scientific researchachievements in scientific research33%Achievements of architectureAchievements of architecture34%Literature achievementsLiterature achievements25%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 160 answers in 2 languages »prizes riddles » In 1982, the Personal Computer became the laureate of a prestigious award ...Time Person of the Year. Person of the Year is an annual issue of the United States news magazine Time that features and profiles a person, a group, an idea, or an object that "for better or for worse... has done the most to influence the events of the year". In 1982 denoted "Machine of the Year" to herald the dawn of the Information Age. very hard 35% Albert Einstein World Award of ScienceAlbert Einstein World Award of Science22%Time Person of the YearTime Person of the Year35%Turing AwardsTuring Awards26%Grace Murray Hopper AwardsGrace Murray Hopper Awards16%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 318 answers in 2 languages »computers riddles » Which of these people were the "man of the year" of Time magazine?All mentioned. Person of the Year is an annual issue of the United States news magazine Time that features and profiles a person, a group, an idea, or an object that "for better or for worse... has done the most to influence the events of the year". Adolf Hitler was elected in 1938, and Stalin twice: in 1939 and in 1942.hard 42% Ajatollach ChomejniAjatollach Chomejni14%Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler36%Józef StalinJózef Stalin5%All mentionedAll mentioned42%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 8091 answers in 2 languages »Iran 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.hard 44% 50505%25025025%50050025%2500250044%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 12134 answers in 2 languages »Hollywood 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.hard 53% TimeTime27%Swedish Royal AcademySwedish Royal Academy14%Columbia UniversityColumbia University53%United NationsUnited Nations4%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15003 answers in 2 languages »universities riddles » What the Darwin Awards are handed for?Stupid death by own fault. The Darwin Awards are a tongue-in-cheek honor, originating in Usenet newsgroup discussions around 1985. They recognize individuals who have supposedly contributed to human evolution by selecting themselves out of the gene pool via death or sterilization by their own actions.hard 54% outstanding achievements in favor of humanityoutstanding achievements in favor of humanity20%best science publicationbest science publication16%stupid death by own faultstupid death by own fault54%unexplained capability of human bodyunexplained capability of human body8%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 267 answers in 2 languages »science 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.).hard 59% you receive $1Myou receive $1M8%you receive $100,000you receive $100,00015%you get a ceremonial handshake of US Presidentyou get a ceremonial handshake of US President16%you need to pay $30,000you need to pay $30,00059%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 22658 answers in 4 languages »film riddles » When were the Academy Awards first presented?1927. The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The awards were first presented in 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.average 62% 1911191115%1927192762%1940194012%195319539%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 5534 answers in 4 languages »movie riddles » Play culture quiz and see all the questions.