Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-10
Practice Assam Art & Culture MCQ for competitive examinations such as APSC CCE, UPSC, Other APSC Recruitment examination, Assam Police Recruitment, Junior Assistant recruitment by Government of Assam or any other government job recruitment examination in Assam and rest of the India.
Q.1 Poa Mecca, a place of pilgrimage for Islam located in Hajo Assam was built by:
A. Muhammad bin Bakhtiyar Khilji
B. Ajan Fakir
C. Ghiyasuddin Auliya
D. None of these
Answer: C. Ghiyasuddin Auliya
Note: Ghiyasuddin Auliya was a Iraqi prince turned preacher.
Q.2 Ita fort(brick fort) of Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh was built by which of the following kingdom of Ancient Assam?
A. Ahom Kingdom
B. Chutia Kingdom
C. Varman Dynasty
D. Koch Dynasty
Answer: B. Chutia Kingdom
Q.3 Who among the following introduced the short story form in Assamese literature?
A. Laxminath Bezbaroa
B. Nabakanta Barua
C. Raghunath Choudhary
D. Padmanath Gohain Barua
Answer: A. Laxminath Bezbaroa
Note: Laxminath Bezbaroa introduced the short story form in the Assamese literature and it was published for the first time in the “Jonaki” magazine.
Q.4 The “Oxomiya Bhaxa Unnati Xadhini Xobha” was established in which of the following year?
Answer: A. 1888
Note: Oxomiya Bhaxa Unnati Xadhini Xobha is the precursor of the Asom Sahitya Sabha. It was established in 1888 and Shivaram Sarma Bordoloi was the first secretary of the society.
Q.5 Which among the following is NOT a contribution of American Baptist missionary to the Assamese language?
I. They published the first novel in Assamese
II. The Missionaries established the first printing press in Sibsagar in 1836 and started printing in Assamese dialect
III. They published the first Assamese-English Dictionary compiled by M. Bronson in 1867
IV. The missionaries helped in the reintroduction of Assamese as the official language in Assam
A. Only I
B. Only II
C. Only III
D. Only IV
Answer: A. Only I
Q.6 Who among the following published the first book on Assamese Grammar?
A. Hemchandra Barua
B. Chandra Kumar Agarwala
C. Nathan Brown
D. Nabakanta Barua
Answer: C. Nathan Brown
Q.7 Which among the following “Purana” was written in ancient Assam?
A. Kalika Purana
B. Shiva Purana
C. Linga Purana
D. Vishnu Purana
Answer: A. Kalika Purana
Q.8 Who among the following was the first president of Assam Sahitya Sabha?
A. Sarat Chandra Goswami
B. Padmanath Gohain Barua
C. Chandra Kumar Agarwala
D. None of these
Answer: B. Padmanath Gohain Barua
Q.9 The first conference of Assam Sahitya Sabha was held in:
Answer: C. Sivsagar
Note: The first conference of the Assam Sahitya Sabha was held in Sivsagar in 1917 under the presidentship of Padmanath Gohain Barua
Q.10 Who among the following Assamese author was awarded Padmashree for the literary work “Rongmilir Hanhi”?
A. Nabakanta Barua
B. Bhabendra Nath Saikia
C. Rongbong Terang
D. Nalini Bala Devi
Answer: C. Rongbong Terang
Note: Rongbong Terang was awarded Padmashree in the year 1989 for his literary work Rongmilir Hanhi.
List of Assam Art & Culture MCQ Series from GKLead.com:
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-1
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-2
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-3
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-4
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-5
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-6
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-7
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-8
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-9
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-10
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-11
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-12
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-13
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-14
- Assam Art & Culture MCQ Set-15