Assam GK Question and Answers Series 1

1. What is the capital of Assam?

  • A) Guwahati
  • B) Dispur
  • C) Tezpur
  • D) Silchar

Correct Answer: B) Dispur

2. Which is the largest river in Assam?

  • A) Barak
  • B) Manas
  • C) Brahmaputra
  • D) Subansiri

Correct Answer: C) Brahmaputra

3. Kaziranga National Park is famous for which animal?

  • A) Elephant
  • B) Tiger
  • C) Rhinoceros
  • D) Leopard

Correct Answer: C) Rhinoceros

4. Which city is known as the “Tea City of India”?

  • A) Jorhat
  • B) Dibrugarh
  • C) Tinsukia
  • D) Tezpur

Correct Answer: B) Dibrugarh

5. Which festival is considered the most important in Assam?

  • A) Bihu
  • B) Durga Puja
  • C) Diwali
  • D) Eid

Correct Answer: A) Bihu

6. Who was the first Chief Minister of Assam?

  • A) Gopinath Bordoloi
  • B) Bishnuram Medhi
  • C) Tarun Gogoi
  • D) Hiteswar Saikia

Correct Answer: A) Gopinath Bordoloi

7. Which is the official language of Assam?

  • A) Bengali
  • B) Hindi
  • C) English
  • D) Assamese

Correct Answer: D) Assamese

8. Which dance form is native to Assam?

  • A) Bharatanatyam
  • B) Odissi
  • C) Sattriya
  • D) Manipuri

Correct Answer: C) Sattriya

9. Which is the largest district by area in Assam?

  • A) Dibrugarh
  • B) Sonitpur
  • C) Karbi Anglong
  • D) Nagaon

Correct Answer: C) Karbi Anglong

10. Majuli, the world’s largest river island, is located on which river?

  • A) Ganga
  • B) Brahmaputra
  • C) Yamuna
  • D) Indus

Correct Answer: B) Brahmaputra

11. The famous Kamakhya Temple is located in which city?

  • A) Silchar
  • B) Tezpur
  • C) Guwahati
  • D) Jorhat

Correct Answer: C) Guwahati

12. Which Assamese festival marks the Assamese New Year?

  • A) Bohag Bihu
  • B) Magh Bihu
  • C) Kati Bihu
  • D) Rongali Bihu

Correct Answer: A) Bohag Bihu

13. Which river is known as the “Sorrow of Assam”?

  • A) Dibang
  • B) Lohit
  • C) Manas
  • D) Brahmaputra

Correct Answer: D) Brahmaputra

14. Which district is known as the “Land of Blue Hills and Red River”?

  • A) Dibrugarh
  • B) Tinsukia
  • C) Sivasagar
  • D) Karbi Anglong

Correct Answer: C) Sivasagar

15. Who wrote the famous Assamese novel “Mirijiyori”?

  • A) Jyoti Prasad Agarwala
  • B) Homen Borgohain
  • C) Lakshminath Bezbaroa
  • D) Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya

Correct Answer: D) Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya

16. In which year was Assam accorded statehood?

  • A) 1947
  • B) 1950
  • C) 1965
  • D) 1972

Correct Answer: D) 1972

17. The famous Assam silk, known for its quality, is produced from which type of silk?

  • A) Muga
  • B) Eri
  • C) Mulberry
  • D) Tussar

Correct Answer: A) Muga

18. Which is the largest national park in Assam?

  • A) Manas National Park
  • B) Kaziranga National Park
  • C) Nameri National Park
  • D) Orang National Park

Correct Answer: A) Manas National Park

19. Which river island in Assam is known for its production of molasses?

  • A) Umananda Island
  • B) Neamatighat Island
  • C) Peacock Island
  • D) Majuli Island

Correct Answer: D) Majuli Island

20. Which Assamese poet wrote the famous poem “Smaran”

  • A) Hem Barua
  • B) Bishnu Prasad Rabha
  • C) Hiren Bhattacharya
  • D) Harekrishna Deka

Correct Answer: B) Bishnu Prasad Rabha

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