Ancient Indian history Set 17

By | December 28, 2018

Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Which Avtar of Vishnu tricked Mahabali and claimed earth and heaven from him?
A
Vaman
B
Narasimha
C
Matsya
D
Kurma
Question 2
Which among the following Buddhist work is written in Sanskrit?
A
Mahavamsha
B
Deepavamsha
C
Divyadan
D
Milinda Panho
Question 3
Who among the following Buddhist Philosophers persuaded the Indo Greek King Meander to Accept Buddhism?
A
Asanga
B
Nagasena
C
Dharmakirti
D
Jambuka
Question 4
Whom can we call the first national ruler of India?
A
Chandragupta Maurya
B
Kanishka
C
Harsha
D
Ajatasatru
Question 5
The Great Bath of Indus Valley civilisation is found at
A
Harappa
B
Mohenjo-Daro
C
Ropar
D
Kalibangan
Question 6
Which among the following emperors introduced the two laws of Vyavahar Samta and Danda Samata?
A
Chandragupta Maurya
B
Ashoka
C
Chandragupta Vikramaditya
D
Samudragupta
Question 7
Two great Buddhist universities of Nalanda and Vikramshila were patronised by the
A
Palas
B
Paramaras
C
Chandelas
D
All the above
Question 8
The Rigvedic Aryans were governed by a
A
Tribal republic
B
Form of democracy
C
Monarchical government
D
Rule by elders
Question 9
During the period of Sungas there was a revival of..........
A
Jainism
B
Buddhism
C
Brahminism
D
Zoroastrianism
Question 10
Which of the following works credits 'Pushyabhuti' as the founder of the Vardhana dynasty?
A
Harshacharita
B
Banskhera Inscription of Harsha
C
Yuan-Chwang
D
Kadambari
Question 11
Who among the following used to hold a religious assembly at Prayag every five year?
A
Ashoka
B
Harshvardhana
C
Kanishka
D
Chandragupta Vikramaditya
Question 12
Fourth Buddhist Council was held at?
A
Kapilvastu
B
Kashmir
C
Sarnath
D
Bodhgaya
Question 13
In Jainism, 'perfect knowledge' is referred to as
A
Jina
B
Ratna
C
Kaivalya
D
Nirvana
Question 14
The first astronomical observatory of Harappan Civilization has been found at which among the following ancient Indian sites?
A
Chanhudaro
B
Ropar
C
Daimabad
D
Dholavira
Question 15
Two most important acts and rituals associated with the Vedic marriage system was/were
A
Pani-Grahana
B
Sapta-Padi
C
Both A and B above
D
Marriage Vows
Question 16
Which of the following was not one of the ruling dynasties of South India in the Sangam Age?
A
Chola
B
Chera
C
Pandya
D
Pallava
Question 17
The temples of Khajuraho built by Chandela kings in the 11th century are?
A
Shaiva temples
B
Jain temples
C
Both A and B above
D
Buddhist, Jain and Shaiva temples
Question 18
Dhravya guna shastra, which deals with several species of medicinal plants is a part of which among the following?
A
Sushruta Samhita
B
Charak Samhita
C
Ayruveda
D
Ashtanga Hridaya
Question 19
The religious movements of Buddhism and Jainism were led by
A
Sudras
B
Kshatriya Princes
C
Vaisyas
D
Brahmins
Question 20
Which among the following Kavya of Sanskrit, deal with court intrigues & access to power of Chandragupta Maurya?
A
Mrichhakatika
B
Ritusamhara
C
Kumarasambhava
D
Mudrarakshahsa
There are 20 questions to complete.

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