Ancient Indian history Set 30

By | December 28, 2018

Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Under Mauryas each province was placed under a...
A
Prince
B
Commander
C
Council
D
Minister
Question 2
The Aryans succeeded in their conflicts with the pre-Aryans because
A
they used chariots driven by horses
B
they were from an advanced urban culture
C
they were taller and stronger
D
they used elephants on a large scale
Question 3
The age of Guptas in the Indian History is described as Golden Age of Indian History. Which among the following options is not a valid reason behind this?
A
The age is known for extensive achievements in science, technology, engineering, art, dialectic, literature, logic, mathematics, astronomy, religion and philosophy
B
This age crystallized the common elements of Hindu Culture
C
The age gave birth to eminent people like Kalidasa, Varahmihira, Vatsyana, Arya Bhatta, Vishnu sharma, Gautama, Patanjali etc.
D
All are valid reasons
Question 4
The most common animal figure found at all the Harappan sites is
A
unihorn bull
B
cow
C
bull
D
tiger
Question 5
The Vedic religion along with its Later (Vedic) developments is actually known as
A
Hinduism
B
Brahmanism
C
Bhagavatism
D
Vedic Dharma
Question 6
Kalhana's Rajatarangini is a work on the history of
A
Kashmir
B
Malwa
C
Bengal
D
Gujarat
Question 7
Mahavira was
A
the 20th Tirthankara
B
the 21st Tirthankara
C
the 23rd Tirthankara
D
the 24th Tirthankara
Question 8
The sulbasutras of ancient Indian Scholar ''Baudhayan'' have reached to a most correct value of which among the following?
A
$\Pi$
B
$sqrt 2$
C
$\sqrt 3$
D
all of them
Question 9
The earliest surviving extant, i.e. still standing, temples date from the.......... period?
A
Gupta
B
Sunga
C
Vedic
D
Maurya
Question 10
There are similarities between the seals found at Mohenjo-Daro and..........
A
Egypt
B
China
C
Sumeria
D
Afghanistan
Question 11
Aihole Inscription is ascribed to which of the following rulers?
A
Pulkeshin II
B
Rudradaman
C
Kharvela
D
Ashoka
Question 12
Bhagwati sutra is related to which of the following religions?
A
Buddhism
B
Jainism
C
Hinduism
D
Sikhism
Question 13
How the hero of Malvikagnimitra of Kalidasa was related to Pushyamitra Sunga?
A
His son
B
His grandson
C
His father
D
His brother
Question 14
During the Mauryan period was In the hands of
A
three boards
B
four boards
C
five boards
D
six boards
Question 15
The beat specimens of Mauryan art are represented by their
A
Stupas
B
Pillars
C
Chaityas
D
Caves
Question 16
Cereal(s) grown by the people of the Harappan Civilisation was/were
A
Wheat
B
Rice
C
Millet
D
All the above
Question 17
Who among the following first postulated that '' All objects in the Physical Universe are reducible to a finite number of atoms''?
A
Maharishi Kapil
B
Maharishi Kanaad
C
Maharish Vyas
D
Maharishi Patanjali
Question 18
The most important Pahlava ruler was..........
A
Mues
B
Gondophemes
C
Menander
D
Darius
Question 19
Buddhism was divided into Mahayana and Hinayana during the reign of
A
Asoka
B
Kanishka
C
Menander
D
Harsha
Question 20
Which of the following two towns of Indus valley Civilization were located on the bank of Ghagghar River?
A
Harappa & Rojari
B
Harappa & Mohen jo Dero
C
Kalibanga and Banwali
D
Rangpur and Surkotda
There are 20 questions to complete.

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