100+ Assam GK Questions and Answers 2021 (Assam GK Quiz)

100+ Assam GK Questions and Answers 2021 (Assam GK Quiz)

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100+ Assam GK Questions and Answers 2021

Check below 100+ GK questions and answers on Assam:

Question: Which is the largest man-made tanks in Assam?

Ans. Joysagar

Question: The Assam region was separated from the Bengal Presidency as “North-East Frontier” in the year?

Ans. 1874

Question: The Assam Gas Cracker project was approved in?

Ans. April 2006

Question: The first Assamese film Joymoti was released in the year?

Ans. 1935

Question: The Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat was established in the year?

Ans. 1969

Question: Which one district is declared as the first carbon free district in Assam (also in India)?

Ans. Majuli

Question: Who was the first editor of the Assamese magazine ‘Jonaki’?

Ans. Chandra Kumar Agarwala

Question: Who was the first Chief Justice of High Court of Assam ( Now known as Guwahati High Court)?

Ans. R. F. Lodge

Question: Total number of National Parks in Assam?

Ans. Seven

Question: Who is also known as the “Lion Man” of Assam?

Ans. Radha Govinda Baruah

Question: Jorhat Gymkhana Club which is the oldest golf course in Asia and the third oldest in the world was established in the year?

Ans. 1876

Question: “Halodhia Choraye Baodhan Khai” won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in the year?

Ans. 1988

Question: Kanaklata Barua became a martyr of which one of the following national movements?

Ans. Quit India Movement

Question: In Ancient times, Assam is also known by the name of?

Ans. Pragjyotishpur

Question: Which day will be observed as Rhino Day in Assam?

Ans. 22nd September

Question: Who is the first Assamese to climb Mount Everest?

Ans. Tarun Saikia

Question: The first conference of Asam Sahitya Sabha was held at?

Ans. Sivasagar

Question: Who was the first President of Asam Sahitya Sabha?

Ans. Padmanath Gohain Baruah

Question: Which one is the first Assamese novel to win the Sahitya Akademi Award?

Ans. Iyaruingam

Question: From which constituency, Bishnu Prasad Rabha was elected as M.L.A in 1969?

Ans. Tezpur

Question: In which hill top, the Kamakhya Temple is located?

Ans. Nilachal Hill

Question: Who was the first American missionary to compile a dictionary of the Assamese language?

Ans. Miles Bronson

Question: Brahmaputra, after joining Tista river, is known as?

Ans. Jamuna

Question: Syed Abdul Malik won the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1972 for which novel?

Ans. Aghari Atmar Kahini

Question: The Assam Medical College was formerly known as?

Ans. Berry White Medical School

Question: Which language is used by Sankardev to written Borgeets?

Ans. Brajavali

Question: The first rebellion against the British rule in Assam in 1828 was led by?

Ans. Gomdhar Knowar

Question: In which year, the capital of Assam shifted from Shillong to Dispur?


Question: In which month, Ambubachi Mela is celebrated in Kamakhya Temple?

Ans. Ahaar
Question: Who won the Sahitya Akademi Award 2017 in Assamese Language
Ans. Jayanta Madhab Bora

Question: Which State is not covered under the jurisdiction of Guwahati High Court?

Ans. Tripura

Question: The Guwahati Tea Auction Centre was established in the year?

Ans. 1970

Question: The Asam Sahitya Sabha was first founded in the year?


Question: Which forest is single-handedly planted by Jadav Payeng?

Ans. Molai forest

Question: Nambor Wildlife Sanctuary is located in which district?

Ans. Karbi Anglong

Question: Which actress wins the National Film Award for Best Child Artist for the year 2017?

Ans. Bhanita Das

Question: The Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited Industry is located at?

Ans. Lepetkata

Question: The Naranarayan Setu connects the Pancharatna Town with which city?

Ans. Jogighopa

Question: Which one was the first Assamese film to won President’s Silver Medal for Best Feature Film?

Ans. Ronga Police

Question: The first women’s university in Assam “Assam Women’s University” is located in?

Ans. Jorhat

Question: Who is also known as ‘Geetikavi’ of Assam?

Ans. Parvati Prasad Baruva

Question: In which year, Lakshminath Bezbaroa presided over the Assam Sahitya Sabha session?

Ans. 1924 Guwahati

Question: In which year, Kaziranga was designated a “Reserve Forest” for the first time?

Ans. 1908

Question: Which one was the capital of the Kachari kingdom?

Ans. Dimapur

Question: Which is the highest Mountain Ranges in Assam?

Ans. Barail Range

Question: Which Chutia king established Sadiya as the second capital of Chutia Kingdom?

Ans. Ratnadhwajpal

Question: In which of the districts, the ‘Jonbeel Mela’ held every year?

Ans. Morigaon

Question: Which Ahom queen built the Sivadol in Sivasagar?

Ans. Ambika Kunwori

Question: When Bhupen Hazarika had been awarded with Dadasaheb Phalke Award?

Ans. 1992

Question: The historic Assam Accord was signed on?

Ans. 15th August, 1985

Question: The Patkai Bum range makes the boundary between?

Ans. India and Burma

Question: Who directed the Assamese Film “Shakuntala”?

Ans. Dr Bhupen Hazarika

Question: Which one is not a administrative districts of Barak Valley in Assam?

Ans. Dima Hasao

Question: Assam’s only chemical fertiliser plant is located in?

Ans. Namrup

Question: Who was the first Chief Minister of Assam?

Ans. Gopinath Bordoloi

Question: Which is the only Assamese who represented India in the First Round Table Conference held at London in 1930?

Ans. Chandradhar Barua

Question: Who is also known as the father of the Bhryamyman or Mobile Theatre of Assam?

Ans. Achyut Lahkar

Question: The Namdang Stone Bridge was constructed during the reign of Ahom king?

Ans. Rudra Singha

Question: The first non-government college of Assam is?

Ans.  J.B. College, Jorhat

Question: In which year, Malladev (Nara Narayan) acquired the title Narayan?

Ans. 1540

Question: The book “Hastividyarnava” was written under which Ahom ruler?

Ans. Siva Singha

Question: In which district the “Sri Surya Pahar” is located?

Ans. Goalpara

Question: The illustration work of the medieval Assamese text “Hastividyarnava” was done by?

Ans. Sukumar Borkaith

Question: The first Ahom Monarch to assume the Hindu title “Swarganarayan” was?

Ans. Suhungmung

Question: The Gohain Kamal Ali road was constructed during the reign of?

Ans. Nara Narayan

Question: How much percent of the Indian landmass is covered by the State of Assam?

Ans. 2.39%

Question: The district which was separated from Assam and was given to East Pakistan in the year 1947 was?

Ans. Sylhet

Question: Assam’s only fishery college “College of Fisheries Science” is located in?

Ans. Raha

Question: Which one is the first film where Bhupen Hazarika sings as playback singer?

Ans. Indramalati

Question: Who had conferred Gopinath Bordoloi with the title “Lokapriya”?

Ans. Jairam Das Daulatram

Question: Which one was the second film directed by Jyotiprasad Agarwala?

Ans. Indramalati

Question: Kamakhya Temple was rebuilt by which one of the following Koch King?

Ans. Naranarayan

Question: Who was the first vice-chancellor of Guwahati University?

Ans. Krishna Kanta Handique

Question: Which town is also known as the Manchester of Assam?

Ans. Sualkuchi
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Question: Who was the last king of Ahom kingdom in Assam?

Ans. Purandar Singha

Question: The Abhiruchi Sports Day is celebrated on?

Ans. September 3rd

Question: Swahid Divas is celebrated on?

Ans. 10th December

Question: Which singer is also popularly known as the “King of Bihu”?

Ans. Khagen Mahanta

Question: In which year Mamoni Raisom Goswami win the Jnanpith Award?

Ans. 2000

Question: Who was the second President of Assam Sahitya Sabha?

Ans. Chandradhar Barua

Question: Who is the first Assamese recipient of Sahitya Akademi Award?

Ans. Jatindranath Dowara

Question: The Itakhulir Rann was fought against Mughal during the reign of?

Ans. Gadadhar Singha

Question: Which city of Assam has the largest dry fish market of Asia?

Ans. Jagirod

Question: Gibon Wildlife Sanctury is located at?

Ans. Jorhat

Question: Who is the first recipient of Asom Ratna award?

Ans. Bhupen Hazarika

Question: Which Ahom king had the shortest reign of 21 days only?

Ans. Samaguria Rojaa

Question: According to the 2017 elephant census, total number of elephants in Assam is?

Ans. 5719

Question: The first session of the Assam Assembly was held in?

Ans. 7th April, 1937

Question: Lakshminath Bezbaroa is honoured with ‘Rasaraj’ by Asam Sahitya Sabha in the year?

Ans. 1931

Question: In which year, National Games was held in Assam?

Ans. 2007

Question: The Phulaguri uprising was take place?

Ans. 1861

Question: Who had written the poetry anthology ‘Alakananda’?

Ans. Nalini Bala Devi

Question: Which one is the only left tributary of Barak river?

Ans. Sonai River

Question: The Hayagriva Madhava Temple of Hajo is located in which hill?

Ans. Monikut Hill

Question: Which city is also known as “The Cultural Capital of Assam”?

Ans. Jorhat

Question: Who is known as the father of Assamese prose literature?

Ans.  Bhattadeva

Question: The Dhodar Ali is constructed during the reign of?

Ans. Gadadhar Singha

Question: In which district, Sainik School is located?

Ans. Goalpara

Question: In which year was the Bodo Sahitya Shabha founded?

Ans. 1952

Question: Which district is not under the BTAD council?

Ans. Goalpara