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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Assam Arts and Culture MCQ: 20+ GK Questions on Arts and Culture

Here is a set of Assamese Arts and Culture MCQ (multiple choice question). There are four options for each question, italics one is the correct option. This post is going to be very useful for various competitive examinations e.g., APSC, Assam Police, TET, DHS, PNRD etc.  

1. Who is the first Assamese woman to be awarded by the Sangeet Natak Akademi
(A) Sudakshina Sarma
(B) Anupama Bhattacharya
(C) Pratima Pandey Barua
(D) Aaideo Handique

2. Which one is the first film where Bhupen Hazarika sings as playback singer
(A) Jyotimoti
(B) Siraj
(C) Indramalati
(D) Pioli Phukan

3. The first film directed by Jahnu Barua is

(A) Firingoti
(B) Papori
(C) Aparoopa
(D) Bonani

4. The first modern Assamese theatre hall 'Baan theatre' established at Tezpur in the year

(A) 1899
(B) 1903
(C) 1906
(D) 1909

5. Who is also known as the father of Mobile Theatre of Assam

(A) Jyoti Prasad Agarwala
(B) Achyut Lahkar
(C) Ratan Lahkar
(D) Bishnu Prasad Rabha

6. In which year 'O Mur Apunar Desh' was officially adopted as the Assam's state song

(A) 1927
(B) 1934
(C) 1942
(D) 1950

7. The first Assamese film Joymoti was released in the year

(A) 1922
(B) 1935
(C) 1938
(D) 1942

8. In which year Assamese film Halodhia Choraye Baodhan Khai wins the Silver and Bronze Leopard Award in Locarno International Film Festival
(A) 1987
(B) 1988
(C) 1989
(D) 1990

9. Sankaradeva had established the first Naamghar at
(A) Narayanpur
(B) Patbaushi
(C) Bordowa
(D) Majuli

10. Assamese cinema industry is also known as:

(A) Hollywood
(B) Tollywood
(C) Jollywood
(D) Bollywood

11. Who is also known as 'Kala Guru' of Assam
(A) Parvati Prasad Baruva
(B) Bishnu Prasad Rabha
(C) Bhupen Hazarika
(D) Jyoti Prasad Agarwala

12. The state anthem O Mur Apunar Desh was first published in the magazine named

(A) Bahi
(B) Jonaki
(C) Surabhi
(D) Jonbiri

13. The second film directed by Jyotiprasad Agarwala is

(A) Joymoti
(B) Indramalati
(C) Monumoti
(D) Siraj

14. The first Assamese person who is awarded the Dada Saheb Phalke award ?
(A) Dr. Bhupen Hazarika
(B) Parbatiprasad Barua
(C) Dr. Banikanta Kakoti
(D) Jyotiprasad Agarwala

15. Which language is used by Sankardev to written Borgeets
(A) Assamese
(B) Sanskrit
(C) Bengali
(D) Brajavali

16. The second Assamese film after Halodhia Choraye Baodhan Khai to win Best Feature Film ‘Swarna Kamal’ award is:
(A) Xhoixobote Dhemalite
(B) Village Rockstars
(C) Aamis
(D) Kothanodi

17. Which one was the first Assamese film to won President's Silver Medal for Best Feature Film
(A) Puberun
(B) Shakuntala
(C) Maniram Devan
(D) Ronga Police

18. The First Assamese to win National Award for Best Actress is
(A) Sima Bishwas
(B) Malaya Goswami
(C) Purnima Pathk Saikia
(D) Eva Ashaw

19. Which of the following singer is popularly known as the Bihu King of Assam
(A) Bhupen Hazarika
(B) Khagen Mahanta
(C) Zubeen Garg
(D) Jayanta Hazarika

20. The film Halodhia Choraye Baodhan Khai was directed by

(A) Bhabendra Nath Saikia
(B) Jahnu Barua
(C) Bhupen Hazarika
(D) Manju Borah