Ancient Indian history Set 31

By | December 28, 2018

Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Who were Manu, Yajnavalkya, Narada and Brihaspati?
A
Law givers of ancient India
B
Gods of Vedic religion
C
Buddhist scholars and logicians
D
Celebrated mathematicians and astronomers of ancient India
Question 2
Architectural developments In India manifested themselves In their full glory during the period of the
A
Guptas
B
Nandas
C
Mauryas
D
Cholas
Question 3
Which among the following Mahajanpada was located south most comparing to other Mahajanpadas?
A
Magadha
B
Avanati
C
Assaka
D
Kamboj
Question 4
'Prince of Pilgrims' was the name attributed to
A
Fa-Hien
B
I-tsing
C
Hiuen Tsang
D
Megasthenese
Question 5
In 1837, James Princep deciphered an Inscription in Brahmi script referring to a king called 'Devanamapiya Piyadassi'. The celebrated monarch known by this epithet was:
A
Ashoka
B
Akbar
C
Kanishka
D
Chandragupta Vikramaditya
Question 6
The first Buddhist Council was held at
A
Lumbini
B
Kapilavastu
C
Rajagriha
D
Avanti
Question 7
Kanishka is associated with an era Which is known as
A
Vikram era
B
Saka-Shalivahan era
C
Saka era
D
Gupta era
Question 8
The capital of the king Kharavela of Kalinga was
A
Taxila
B
Pataliputra
C
Kalinganagara
D
Pushpapura
Question 9
In the Rigvedic period, after the king the next most Important functionary of the State was the
A
Senani
B
Revenue collector
C
Magician-doctor
D
Purohita
Question 10
The term "Tirthankaras" is associated with
A
Hinduism
B
Jainism
C
Buddhism
D
Zoroastrianism
Question 11
Who among the following professed Suddhadvaita philosophy?
A
Swami Krishnananda
B
Ramanada
C
Vallabha Acharya
D
Guru Jambheshwar
Question 12
Vardhamana Mahavira the 24th Tirthankar of Jainism was born at.... and died at..........
A
Vaishali and Rajagriha
B
Kusinara and Pava
C
Kundagrama and Pava
D
Kashi and Champa
Question 13
Vajasneya belongs to the following Veda?
A
Rigveda
B
Sama Veda
C
Yajurveda
D
Atharvaveda
Question 14
The Vedic Aryans first settled in the region of
A
Central India
B
Gangetic Doab
C
Saptasindhu
D
Kashmir and Punjab
Question 15
The Atharva Veda does not discuss the ideal of
A
Karma
B
Jnana
C
Upasana
D
Moksha
Question 16
We find the coins of a very less known prince called Kacha. Kacha is considered to have been from which of the following dynasties?
A
Vakataka
B
Satavahna
C
Gupta
D
Kushans
Question 17
Which one of the following vedas contains sacrificial formulae?
A
Sama Veda
B
Yajur Veda
C
Rig Veda
D
Athrva Veda
Question 18
In the early Vedic-period, Varna system was based on
A
Education
B
Birth
C
Occupation
D
Talen
Question 19
Which of the following metals was not known to the Indus valley people?
A
gold
B
silver
C
copper
D
iron
Question 20
The famous poet Kalidasa lived in the court of
A
Chandragupta
B
Chandragupta-II
C
Samudragupta
D
Kumaragupta
There are 20 questions to complete.

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