Ancient Indian history Set 22

By | December 28, 2018

Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Who among the following erected a monastery stupa at Peshawar?
A
Asoka
B
Kanishka
C
Bimbisara
D
Sri Gupta
Question 2
The Indus or Harappan Civilisation is distinguished from the other contemporary civilisations by its
A
town planning
B
underground drainage system
C
uniformity of weights and measures
D
large agricultural surplus
Question 3
The Gupta king who is known in the Indian legends as Vikramaditya was
A
Chandragupta I
B
Samudragupta
C
Chandragupta II
D
Skandagupta
Question 4
The ritualistic precepts pertaining to the hymns of the Vedas are known as the
A
Samhitas
B
Aranyakas
C
Brahmanas
D
Upanishads
Question 5
Which of the following is not included in triratna of Jainism?
A
Right Knowledge
B
Right Conduct
C
Right Faith
D
Creator
Question 6
Who is said to have both been born and shed his body on the Vaishakha Purnima day?
A
Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
B
Mahavira
C
Shankaracharya
D
The Buddha
Question 7
One of them was not conquered by Kaniahka from China Identify.
A
Khotan
B
Yarkand
C
Kashgar
D
Kapisa
Question 8
The Rig Veda consists of
A
1000 hymns
B
1028 hymns
C
500 hymns
D
2000 hymns
Question 9
Which among the following is a ritualistic Veda?
A
Rigveda
B
Yajurveda
C
Samaveda
D
Atharvaveda
Question 10
The original Buddhist religious texts had been written in
A
Brahmi
B
Sanskrit
C
Pali
D
Magadhi
Question 11
Who among the following is known for his work on medicine during the Gupta Period?
A
Saumilla
B
Sudraka
C
Shaunaka
D
Susruta
Question 12
The most powerful ruler of the Cheras was
A
Udiyanjeral
B
Nedunjeraladan
C
Senguttuvan
D
Sengannan
Question 13
The ancient city of Raj Griha which is modern Rajgir near Patna was built by which of the following kings?
A
Bimbisara
B
Ajatshatru
C
Prasenjit
D
Ashoka
Question 14
Who among the following rulers conquered the Anga Mahajanpada and merged it with Magadha?
A
Chandragupta Maurya
B
Asoka
C
Bimbisara
D
Ajatshatru
Question 15
What is the present name of Dwara Samudra, the ancient capital of the Hoysalas?
A
Mathura
B
Halebid
C
Raourkela
D
Belur
Question 16
The rulers of a dynasty of the Deccan who were supposed to be Brahmanas and staunch supporters of Brahmanism were
A
Satavahanas
B
Vakatakas
C
Rashtrakutas
D
Chalukyas
Question 17
Which among the following best suits to Vajrasana?
A
The place where Buddha got enlightment
B
The Place where First Buddhist Council was held
C
The capital of one of the clans of Athakula
D
The site where a Mauryan Palace has been excavated
Question 18
Which among the following work was originally called as Jaya Kavya?
A
Ramayan
B
Mahabharata
C
Aitreya Brahaman
D
Manu Smriti
Question 19
Who had got the Konark Sun Temple constructed?
A
Kanishka
B
Ashoka
C
Narasimha Deva II
D
Rajendra Chola
Question 20
Division of the Vedic society into four classes is clearly mentioned in the
A
Yajurveda
B
Purusa-sukta of Rigveda
C
Upanishads
D
Shatapatha Brahmana
There are 20 questions to complete.

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