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Today's Oscar Challenge!

Last updated on: February 21, 2011 14:15 IST

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Did you take our fascinating Oscar 1 and Oscar 2 quizzes?

Check out how much more you know about the Oscars with our third Oscar quiz. Enjoy!

1. Ben Kingsley won the 1982 Oscar for Gandhi. He has been nominated once more in the Actor in a Leading Role category. For which film?

a. Bugsy
b. Sexy Beast
c. House of Sand and Fog



Image: Ben Kingsley in Gandhi

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2. What links Peter Finch and Heath Ledger?

a. Both of them played Robin Hood.
b. They are the only actors to win an Oscar posthumously.
c. Both Oscar winners were born in Australia.



Image: Peter Finch and Heath Ledger
Photographs: Getty Images
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3. What links Oscar winners Luise Rainer, Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Jason Robards and Tom Hanks?

a. They all won for playing well-known historical characters.
b. They all won Oscars in consecutive years.
c. They all won just one Oscar, and never won again.



Image: Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy in Pat and Mike, one of many films they did together
Photographs: Getty Images
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4. Martin Scorsese, the master director, has been nominated eight times for an Oscar. He has won only once. For which film?

a. The Departed
b. Gangs of New York
c. The Aviator




Image: Martin Scorsese
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5. Will Smith, perhaps the most successful star on Earth, has been nominated twice for an Oscar. Once for The Pursuit of Happyness. What other film was Will nominated for?

a. Hitch
b. Ali
c. I, Robot



Image: Will Smith
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