Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions
Consider the following statements:
- Entire Smriti literature is Post Vedic Literature
- Entire Shruti Literature is Vedic Literature
Both 1 & 2
Neither 1 nor 2
Which of the following era / communities represent Jorwe culture?
Later vedic Era
After the decline of the Guptas, Which of the following cities of North India emerged as the centre of political gravity of North India?
Which sage or scholar had recast the original single Veda into four distinct Vedas?
Ashoka was much influenced by Buddhist monk called
Which of the following is the single most important source of the history of Ashoka?
Sri Lankan chronicles Dipavamsa and Mahavamsa
Buddhist works Divyavadana and Ashokavadana
Inscriptions of Ashoka
Archaeological Sources and the Puranas
The 'Three Jewels' (Triratnas) of Jainism are
right faith or intentions, right knowledge and right conduct
right action, right livelihood and right effort
right thoughts, non-violence and non-attachment
right speech, right thinking and right behaviour
In which of the following modern area ''Amri Culture'' developed?
North East States of India
Sindh and Balochistan of Pakistan
The founder of Jainism was
The first Persian ruler who occupied part of Indian territory was
The ancient, medical treatise, Charaka Samhita is attributed to Charaka, who was a contemporary of
Who among the following was the founder of the Nanda dynasty?
None of the above
Which among the following Second Buddhist Council was held?
Gandhara School of Art was deeply influenced by
Chinese (Mongolian) art
Ranion (Persian) art
Local (Indian) art
During Kanishka's reign, the centre of political activity shifted from Magadha to
Which of the following was the first metal to be discovered and used as tools by humans?
Which among the following kingdom in South India was known for an excellent Navy?
Which among the following was referred to as Buvan Chakshu in Early vedic era?
Alexander sent back home a portion of his army under an admiral called..........
Which among the following is not considered to be a Noble Truth as per the Buddhist Traditions?
Dukha Nirodha gaminipatha
There are 20 questions to complete.