Ancient Indian history Set 32

By | December 28, 2018

Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
In Vedic Era, Akhyani is the goddess of which of the following?
A
Peace
B
Sacrifice
C
Forests
D
Rivers
Question 2
Ashoka's claim to be one of the greatest rulers in world history life in the fact that
A
his aims covered both the religious and secular aspects of life
B
he worked for the material moral and spiritual uplift of the people
C
after a single conquest he dedicated himself completely to the cause of peace
D
he attempted to unify the people of different castes and communities into a bound of common moral ideal
Question 3
Which of the following was a common way of Chola kings Raj raja-1 and Rajendra 1 to commemorate their victories?
A
Erecting Pillars
B
Erecting Temples
C
Erecting inscriptions
D
issuing coins
Question 4
The Palaeomagnetic results obtained from India indicated that in the past Indian Landmass Moved to....................?
A
Southwards
B
Northwards
C
Westwards
D
Southwards
Question 5
A lion to the Huna Deer, A burning fever to the king of Sindhu, A troubler of the sleep of the Gurjara King, A bilious fever to that scent elephant, the lord of Gandhara, Destroyer of Skills of Latas, An axe to the Creeper, which is goddess to fortune of Malwa'' Banabhatta has given these 6 attributes to....................?
A
Rajyavardhana
B
Harshavardhana
C
Prabhakarvardhana
D
Krishna
Question 6
One of the founder kings of a ruling dynasty of North India elected by the people was
A
Chandradeva of the Gahadavala dynasty
B
Gopala of the Pala dynasty
C
Ajayaraj of the Chauhan dynasty
D
Jeja or Jejja of the Chandeka dynasty
Question 7
The archaeologist to initially discover the Mohenjo-Daro site of the Indus Valley Civilization was
A
Sir John Marshall
B
Daya Ram Sahni
C
Sir Martimir Wheeler
D
Rakhal Das Banerji
Question 8
Who among the following established Mewar Kingdom in Rajasthan?
A
Nagaditya
B
Shiladitya
C
Bappa Rawal
D
Mahdenra II
Question 9
The foundation of the Dravidian style of architecture in South India was laid by
A
Pandyas
B
Pallavas
C
Cholas
D
Chalukyas of Kalyani
Question 10
Most of the large Harappan towns had for fortifications Which served the purpose of
A
safety from robbers
B
protection against cattle raiders
C
protection against floods
D
All the above
Question 11
The family of the Rig Vedic Aryans was
A
Patrilineal
B
Patriarchal
C
Matriarchal
D
Matrilineal
Question 12
Buddhism was first propagated outside India In
A
China
B
Cambodia
C
Thailand
D
Ceylon
Question 13
Which among the following dynasty is credited for establishing peace in the country after the decline of maurya Empire?
A
Pallavas
B
Cholas
C
Saatvahanas
D
Vakatakas
Question 14
The sage who is considered to have Aryanised southern India was
A
Vasishta
B
Vishwamitra
C
Agastya
D
Yagnavalkya
Question 15
Who among the following belonged to Sakya clan of Kshatriyas?
A
Gautam Buddha
B
Mahavir jain
C
Chandragupta Maurya
D
Rishabhnath
Question 16
Megasthanes was succeeded by.......... as ambassador?
A
Darius
B
Demetrios
C
Deimachos
D
Philip
Question 17
Saka Year is how many years behind the Christian Era?
A
50
B
75
C
78
D
100
Question 18
The language adopted for preaching In Mahayana Buddhism was
A
Pali
B
Brahmi
C
Sanskrit
D
Prakrit
Question 19
'Abhijnanasakuntalam' has been reckoned as a masterpiece of
A
Bhasa
B
Kalidasa
C
Asvaghosha
D
Sudraka
Question 20
In Which script were the Ashokan inscription were written in North West Frontier Province?
A
Prakrit
B
Brahmi
C
Sanskrit
D
Kharoshti
There are 20 questions to complete.

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