50 MCQs on Assam History for APSC Prelims Presented by : Shrutidhara Dutta
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Question 1 The Moamoria rebellion started during the reign of which Ahom King? a) Gaurinatha Singha b) Lakshmi Singha c) Rajeshwar Singha d) Kamleshwar Singha
Answer -b The Moamoria Rebellion started during the reign of Swargadeo Lakshmi Singha and ended during the reign of Swargadeo Kamaleshwar Singha. It continued for around 36 years from 1769 to 1805.
Question 2 Who among the following was the first to hold the administrative post of Borbarua? a) Langi Panisia b) Momai Tamuli c) Atan Buragohain d) Laluksola Borphukan
Answer - Momai Tamuli was the first to hold the administrative post of Borbarua This administrative post was created by Ahom king Susengpha or Pratap Singha
Question 3 Which of the following Ahom King was known as " Nariya Raja"? a) Sujanpha b) Suphapha c) Sutyinpha d) Suhanpha
Answer -C . Sutyinpha was usually known as the Nariya (sick) Raja due to his ailing health. He also suffered from the curvature of the spine. As a result, the nickname Kekora ( crab) was also sometimes applied to him.
Question 4 The Shiva Doul at Sivasagar was constructed during the reign of a) Queen Phuleswari b) Queen Ambika c) Queen Sarbeswari d) Queen Enadori
Answer -b The Shiva Doul at Sivasagar was constructed by Bar Raja Ambika, queen of Ahom King, Siva Singha. Under her Supervision, the Barpukhuri tank was dug On its bank, three temples were built around 1734 - Shiva Doul, Devi Doul and Vishnu Doul
Question 5 owinpfcess urangenayanl was maried to which Ahom king? a) Rajeshwar Singha b) Gaurinath Singha c) Udayaditya Singha d) Chakradhwaj Singha
Answer - a Rajeshwar Singha ( 1751-69) extended his support to the Manipur King in his fight against the Burmese. He sent Ahom forces led by Haranath Pukhan to help him. o In order to express his gratitude, the Manipur King got his daughter Kuranganayani married to Rajeshwar Singha
Answer - b The Kamakhya temple was rebuilt was Koch king Naranarayan around 1565 Kamakhya temple is situated in Nilachal Hill
Question 8 The first notable revolt against the British in 1828 was led by a) Piyali Barua b) Gomdhar Konwar c) Piyali Barphukan d) Maniram Dewan
Answer -b Mula Gabharu was the wife of Phrasenmung Borgohain In order to take revenge of her husband's death, she actively fought with the army of Turbak in the Battle of Bharali in 1533 and sacrificed her life.
Question 10 The first capital of the Ahoms was: a) Jorhat b) Sadiya c) Charaideo d) Garghgaon
Answer -c . Charaideo was the first capital of the Ahom Kingdom. It was established by Sukaphaa It is famous for the maidams ( tombs) of Ahom kings and queens.
B.A ( History) Hons , Lady Shri Ram College, Cleared UGC - CBSE NET in History, Interview Stage - Assam Civil Service Exam