Assam GK 1

Assam GK Question Part 1

Q1. Which city is called the Gateway to Northeast?
Ans – Guwahati

Q2. Who was the first to start the system of land surveying in Assam?
Ans – Gadadhar Singha

Q3. Where was coal discovered and excavated first in Assam?
Ans – Makum

Q4. Hima Das is also known by the nickname?
Ans – Dhing Express

Q5. When Petroleum was first discovered in Assam?
Ans – 1889

Q6. The Bogibeel Bridge connects the Dhemaji district with which one district?
Ans – Dibrugarh

Q7. Basistha Ashram is located in which hill?
Ans – Sandhyachal Hill

Q8. Which material is called Kalahira?
Ans – Coal

Q9. The total length of the Brahmaputra river in India?
Ans – 916 km

Q10. The Tribal League in Assam was founded in the year?
Ans – 1933

Q11. Total number of Bridges over the River Brahmaputra as of 2023?
Ans – 6

Q12. Which road in Assam connects India with Myanmar and China?
Ans – Stilwell Road (Ledo Road)

Q13. Guwahati tea auction center established in which year?
Ans – 1970

Q14. Who was first civil servant from Assam?
Ans – Anundoram Borooah

Q15. Which district was separated from Assam and given to Pakistan in 1947?
Ans – Sylhet

Q16. The former name of Guwahati?
Ans – Pragjyotishpur

Q17. The Rain Forest Research Institute in Assam is located in?
Ans – Jorhat

Q18. What is the capital of Assam?
Ans – Dispur

Q19. The climate of Assam is?
Ans – Tropical monsoon climate

Q20. Which singer is known as the ‘Bard of the Brahmaputra’?
Ans – Bhupen Hazarika

Q21. What is the state bird of Assam?
Ans – White-winged wood duck

Q22. What is the Motto of Assam Rifles?
Ans – Friends of the North East, Sentinels of the North East

Q23. Which of the following writer was the first Jnanpith Award recipient?
Ans – Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya

Q24. Who was Bakul Kayastha?
Ans – A Mathematician from Kamrupa

Q25. Who is known as the ‘ Forest man of India ’?
Ans – Jadav Payeng

Assam GK Question

Q26. On which river is the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge built?
Ans – Lohit

Q27. What is the name of the Supercomputer installed in IIT Guwahati?
Ans – Param-Ishan

Q28. What is the name of the first oil refinery in Assam?
Ans – Digboi

Q29. Who was the first Indian district magistrate in India?
Ans – Ananda Ram Baruah

Q30. The gai, a tributary of Brahmaputra is situated between?
Ans – Dihang and Subansiri

Q31. Mula Gabharu died fighting against?
Ans – Turbak

Q32. Which city is known as the City of Blood?
Ans – Tezpur

Q33. The Mahadeo peak (1739 m) is situated on?
Ans – Barali Range

Q34. What percentage of natural gas produced in India is produced from Assam?
Ans – 27% approx

Q35. Which refinery in Assam is also known as ‘Assam Accord Refinery’?
Ans – Numaligarh

Q36. The valley of death for birds, Jatinga is located in which district of Assam?
Ans – Dima Hasao district

Q37. What is the name of the longest bridge in Assam?
Ans – Dhola Sadiya Bridge

Q38. Which is the only International Airport in Assam?
Ans – Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

Q39. Deopahar ruins, the ruins of an ancient temple is located at?
Ans – Numaligarh

Q40. What is the rank of Assam in India by area?
Ans – 17th

Q41. Who is known as the Falcon of the World?
Ans – Bano Haralu

Q42. What is Assam famous for?
Ans – Assam Tea and Assam Silk

Q43. Srimanta Sankardev was born in the year?
Ans – 1449

Q44. Who is the founder of the Assamese daily English newspaper ‘ The Assam Tribune’?
Ans – Radha Govinda Baruah

Q45. The total length of the Dhola Sadiya Bridge?
Ans – 9.15 KM

Q46. The Police Training College was first established in the year 1948 at?
Ans – Salonibari

Q47. Who wrote the book ‘Bhakti Ratnavali’?
Ans – Madhavdev

Q48. In which district of Assam, the majority settlements of Assamese Sikhs are found?
Ans – Nagoan

Q49. Srimanta Sankardev died in which year?
Ans – 1568

Q50. What is the First Day of ‘Rongali Bihu’ called?
Ans – Goru Bihu


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