Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 2

Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Online test Quiz  Set 2 for All competitive exams (UPSC, SSC ,SSC CGL) 

1 .Ganhadra school of art came into existence in
A.  Hinayana sect
B.  Mahayana sect
C.  Vaishnava sect
D.  Shaiva sect
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2 .Out of the following remains excavated in Indus Valley, which one indicates the commercial and economic development ?
A.  The Pottery
B.  Seals
C.  The boats
D.  The houses
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3 .Who, according to the Buddhists, is believed to be the next incarnation of Gautam Buddha ?
A.  Atreya
B.  Maitreya
C.  Nagarjuna
D.  Kalki
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4 .Who among the following were contemporaries of Kanishka ?
A.  Kamban, Banabhatta, Asvagosha
B.  Nagarjuna, Asvagosha, Vasumitra
C.  Asvagosha, Kalidasa, Banabhatta
D.  Kalidasa, Kamban, Va-sumitra
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5 .Which rulers built the Ellora temples?
A.  Chalukya
B.  Sunga
C.  Rashtrakuta
D.  Pallava
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6 .Who amongst the following also had the name 'Devanama Piyadassi'?
A.  Mauryan King Ashoka
B.  Mauryan King Chandra-gupta Maurya
C.  Gautam Buddha
D.  Bhagwan Mahavira
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7 .The subject-matter of Ajanta Paintings pertains to
A.  Jainism
B.  Buddhism
C.  Vaishnavism
D.  Shaivism
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8 .Which of the following Craftsmanship was not practised by the Aryans ?
A.  Pottery
B.  Jewellery
C.  Carpentry
D.  Blacksmith
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9 .Mohammed-bin-Qasim conquered Sind in the year
A.  712 A.D.
B.  812 A.D.
C.  912 A.D.
D.  1012 A.D.
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10 .The words 'Satyameva Jayate' in the State Emblem of India were taken from
A.  Upanishads
B.  Sama Veda
C.  Rig Veda
D.  Ramayana
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11 .The earliest city discovered in India was
A.  Harappa
B.  Punjab
C.  Mohenjo Daro
D.  Sindh
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12 .The famous rock-cut temple of kailasa is at
A.  Ajanta
B.  Badami
C.  Mahabalipuram
D.  Ellora
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13 .Epigraphy means
A.  The study of coins
B.  The study of inscriptions
C.  The study of epics
D.  The study of geography
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14 .Which among the following has not been found in the excavation of Harappan sites ?
A.  Drains and well
B.  Fort
C.  Reservoirs
D.  Temple with Shikhar
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15 .Which among the following 'MATH' is related with Buddhism?
A.  Dakhma
B.  Chaitya
C.  Khangah
D.  Angeri
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