Ancient Indian history Set 26

By | December 28, 2018

Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Four mattas in the four corners of India were founded by..........?
A
Shankaracharya
B
Ramanujacharya
C
Bhaskaracharya
D
Madhavacharya
Question 2
Which of the following temples has acquired the name of the Black Pagoda?
A
Sun Temple
B
Lingaraj Temple
C
Bhuvaneshwari Temple
D
Jagannathdeva Temple
Question 3
Who had established the four Mathas or Monastic seats in the four corners of India?
A
Madhavacharya
B
Shankaracharya
C
Bhaskaracharya
D
Ramanujacharya
Question 4
Which one of the Chola Kings conquered Ceylon?
A
Aditya I
B
Rajendra
C
Rajaraja I
D
Vijayalaya
Question 5
Which among the following sites has given the evidence of an earliest recorded ''Earthquake''?
A
Kalibangan
B
Lothal
C
Surkotda
D
Harappa
Question 6
Rigveda Samhita denotes one-fourth of its hymns to:
A
Rudra
B
Marut
C
Agni
D
Indra
Question 7
The temples known as the Seven Pagodas had been built by the
A
Pallavas
B
Cholas
C
Hoysalas
D
Chalukyas
Question 8
Who among the following has been called the 'Napoleon of India'?
A
Samudragupta
B
Harshavardhana
C
Chandragupta Maurya
D
Ashoka
Question 9
A 'Sabha' in the Vedic period was a/an
A
Institution of professional men in villages
B
Royal Court
C
Mantri Parishad
D
National Assembly of all Citizens of the State.
Question 10
In Sanskrit plays written during the Gupta period, women and Sudras speak
A
Sanskrit
B
Pali
C
Prakrit
D
Sauraseni
Question 11
Ashoka has been particularly Influenced by the Buddhist monk
A
Ambhi
B
Upagupta
C
Asvaghosha
D
Vasubandhu
Question 12
Megasthanes visited India during the period of
A
Chandragupta II
B
Ashoka
C
Chandragupta Maurya
D
Harsha
Question 13
The Indus Valley Civilisation type was found in
A
Sumer
B
Egypt
C
China
D
All the three
Question 14
Srikakulam was the capital of
A
Sakas
B
Pahlavas
C
Andhras
D
Ashoka
Question 15
Which of the following was the main port for the Indus people?
A
Lothal
B
Harappa
C
Kalibangan
D
Mohenjodaro
Question 16
The fourth Buddhist council had compiled an encyclopaedia of Buddhist philosophy, called
A
Sutralankara
B
Madhyamika Sutra
C
Jatakas
D
Mahavibhasha Sutra
Question 17
Which among the following is also called encyclopedia of Buddhism?
A
Buddhacharita
B
Mahavibhasa
C
Milinda Panho
D
Vinayapitaka
Question 18
Alexander was trained by
A
Socrates
B
Aristotle
C
Plato
D
Homer
Question 19
The ''Siddhimatrika'' script was one of the forms of writing Sanskrit in ancient India. This script, which made Sanskrit works known in China and Japan was developed during the times of..........
A
Kanishka
B
Harsha
C
Meander
D
Chandragupta Vikramaditya
Question 20
The oldest Jain scriptures are regarded to be the
A
Fourteen Purvas
B
Twelve Upangas
C
Twelve Angas
D
Fourteen Uparvas
There are 20 questions to complete.

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