Ancient Indian history Set 23

By | December 28, 2018

Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
The moat important official post with vast responsibilities created by Asoka was
A
Rajuka
B
Yukta
C
Dharamamahamatya
D
Prativedaka
Question 2
The ninth incarnation (Avtar) of Vishnu was
A
Parasurama
B
Buddha
C
Krishna
D
Rama
Question 3
Who among the following has been mentioned as Maharajadhiraja and a Lion to the Huna Deer by Banabhatta?
A
Harshavarshana
B
Prabhakarvardhana
C
Yashovardhana
D
Grahavarman.
Question 4
Who among the following granted permission to Buddhist King of Ceylon Meghavarman to build a Monastery at Bodh Gaya?
A
Chandra gupta Virkramaditya
B
Samudra Gupta
C
Skand Gupta
D
Kumara Gupta
Question 5
What does the Yajur Veda contain?
A
Only hymns
B
Spells and charms
C
Hymns and rituals
D
Commentaries on society
Question 6
The Buddhist sect Mahayana formally came into existence during the reign of
A
Ajatashatru
B
Ashoka
C
Dharmapala
D
Kanishka
Question 7
The Chinese traveller Hiuen Tsang, called the Prince of Pilgrims visited India during the reign of
A
Harsha
B
Chandragupta II
C
Dharampala
D
Devapala
Question 8
During the 4th century AD the Western Satraps were conquered by
A
Sassanian rulers
B
Afghan rulers
C
Satavahanas
D
Kadambas
Question 9
Whose general was Appolodotus?
A
Euthydemus
B
Demetrius
C
Diodotus
D
Antichos
Question 10
Foreigners were absorbed in a large number in the Indian society during the period?
A
Rajput
B
Gupta
C
Mauryan
D
Kushan
Question 11
Which of the following was not the port of the Satavahanas?
A
Barukkacha
B
Kalyan
C
Sopra
D
Puhar
Question 12
The Jatakas are a collection of stories
A
Meant for children
B
Based on pet Hindu myths
C
About Jains saints
D
Pertaining to several different earlier births of the Buddha
Question 13
Bring out the only incorrect statement:
A
Brihadrath was the last ruler of mauryan Dynasty
B
Devabhuti was the last ruler of Sunga Dynasty
C
Ajatashatru was the last ruler of Haranyaka Dynasty
D
Dhana Nanda was the last ruler of Nanda Dynasty
Question 14
The Buddha has been eulogized as an ocean of wisdom and compassion in
A
Buddha-Charita
B
Jataka tales
C
Amarakosa
D
The Light of Aisa
Question 15
The greatest Kushana ruler whose contribution to Buddhism was even greater than that of Ashoka was
A
Kadphises
B
Kanishka I
C
Vaishka
D
Huvishka
Question 16
Of the following books and their respective fields, Which of the combinations is incorrect?
A
Charaka Samhita-Architecture
B
Malavikagnimitra-Drama
C
Surya Siddhanta-Astronomy
D
Mitakshara-Law
Question 17
The single most important factor responsible for the transformation of Ancient Indian society into medieval society was the
A
practice of land grants
B
decline of trade
C
proliferation of castes
D
rigidity of the caste system
Question 18
In whose court did Asvaghosa live?
A
Harsha
B
Samudra Gupta
C
Kanishka
D
Ashoka
Question 19
Under which of the following trees, Buddha got enlightment?
A
Ficus benghalensis
B
Ficus religiosa
C
Ficus microcarpa
D
Ficus elastica
Question 20
Which one of the following was not a characteristic of society in Mauryan times?
A
Slavery
B
Rigidity of Caste
C
Prostitution
D
Widow remarriage
There are 20 questions to complete.

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