Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8

Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Gk General Knowledge Questions  Online test Quiz  Set 8 for All competitive exams (UPSC, SSC ,SSC CGL) 

Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 1

1 .In which language were the Buddhist-texts 'Pitakas' composed ?
A.  Sanskrit
B.  Ardhamagadhi
C.  Pali
D.  Prakrit
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

2 .Who was called India's Napoleon because of his victories ?
A.  Skandagupta
B.  Chandragupta
C.  Brahmagupta
D.  Samudragupta
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

3 .Buddhism in Nepal was introduced during the reign of
A.  Samudragupta
B.  Ashoka
C.  Chandragupta
D.  Harshavardhana
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

4 .The Pallavas ruled from
A.  Kanchipuram
B.  Madurai
C.  Tanjore
D.  Tiruchendur
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

5 .The Gandhara style of sculpture, during the Kushan period is a combination of
A.  Indo-Islamic style
B.  Indo-Persian style
C.  Indo-China style
D.  Indo-Greek style
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

6 .The greatest Kushan leader who got converted to Buddhism was
A.  Kujala
B.  Vima
C.  Kanishka
D.  Kadphises
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

7 .The Gupta king who assumed the title of 'Vikramaditya' was
A.  Skandagupta
B.  Samudragupta
C.  Chandragupta-II
D.  Kumaragupta
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

8 .Which ruler murdered his father, Bimbisara to ascend the throne ?
A.  Ashoka
B.  Ajatasatru
C.  Kanishka
D.  Simukha
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

9 .Which ruler founded the famous Vikramshila University for the Buddhists ?
A.  Mahipala
B.  Devapala
C.  Gopala
D.  Dharampala
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

10 .A great astronomer and mathematician during the Gupta period was
A.  Bhanugupta
B.  Vagabhatta
C.  Aryabhatta
D.  Varahamihira
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

11 .Which of the following Gupta kings stopped the Huns from invading India?
A.  Kumaragupta
B.  Samudragupta
C.  Skandagupta
D.  Chandragupta
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

12 .Alexander and the army of Porus camped on the opposite banks of this river
A.  Ravi
B.  Jhelum
C.  Sutlej
D.  Chenab
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

13 .Who were the first to issue gold coins in India?
A.  Kushans
B.  Tatars
C.  Mughals
D.  Aryans
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

14 .Who among the following were the first to invade India?
A.  Afghans
B.  Mongols
C.  Arabs
D.  Turks
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

15 .Who amidst the following was a wife of emperor Ashoka who influenced him?
A.  Chandalika
B.  Charulata
C.  Gautami
D.  Karuwaki
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

16 .The famous Kailasa temple cut out of the solid rock at Ellora was built under the patronage of the
A.  Cholas
B.  Kadambas
C.  Pallavas
D.  Rashtrakutas
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

17 .'Purushapura' is the other name for
A.  Patna
B.  Pataliputra
C.  Peshawar
D.  Punjab
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

18 .Which of the following was the capital of the Chola Kings?
A.  Kanchi
B.  Tanjore
C.  Madurai
D.  Trichirapally
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

19 .'Tripitaka' is the religious book of
A.  Jains
B.  Buddhists
C.  Sikhs
D.  Hindus
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

20 .Which of the following materials was mainly used in the manufacture of Harappan seals?
A.  Terracota
B.  Bronze
C.  Copper
D.  Iron
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

21 .The capital of Pallavas was
A.  Arcot
B.  Kanchi
C.  Malkhed
D.  Banavasi
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

22 .Who defeated Harshavardhan on the banks of Narmada ?
A.  Pulakesin I
B.  Pulakesin II
C.  Vikramaditya
D.  Nandivarman
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

23 .During whose reign did the Gandhara School of Art blossom ?
A.  Harsha
B.  Ashok
C.  Kanishka
D.  Chandragupta II
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

24 .Both Jainism and Buddhism had no faith in
A.  yajnas
B.  salvation
C.  caste system
D.  rituals
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

25 .The Gupta Saka was founded by
A.  Chandra Gupta, the First
B.  Chandra Gupta, the Second
C.  Samudra Gupta
D.  Kumara Gupta
Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 2 View Answer Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 8 3 Discuss in Forum

Share & Spread the love
  • pin

Advertisement
500
Leave a comment...