Ancient Indian History MCQ with explanation Answer
Q81. Match the rivers of List-I with their vedic names given in List-II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:
|A. Sutlej||1. Vipasha|
|B. Beas||2. Sutudari|
|C. Ravi||3. Asikini|
|D. Chenab||4. Parushni|
Codes: A B C D
(a) 2 1 4 3
(b) 4 3 2 1
(c) 1 4 3 2
(d) 1 2 3 4
Q82. Which of the following statements is/ are correct?
- Early Buddhist literature is generally composed of the canonical text.
- The Buddhist schools classify their canonical literature as only the Pitakas.
Select the correct answer using. the code given below:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q83. Who among the following foreigners was the first to visit India?
(a) Hiuen Tsang
Q84. Who among the following was a Brahmavadini whocomposed some hymns of the Vedas?
Q85. Which of the following Mauryan pillars were surmounted by lion capital?
- Koluha pillar
- Lauriya Nandangarh pillar
- Sanchi pillar
- Sarnatha pillar
Select the correct answer from the codes given below :
(a) 1, 2, 3 and 4
(b) 1, 2 and 3
(c) 3 and 4
(d) 2 and 3
Q86. The term ‘Yavanapriya’ mentioned in ancient Sanskrittexts denoted:
(a) A fine variety of Indian Muslim
(c) Damsels sent to the Greek court for danceperformance
Q87. Whose achievements are recorded in the Allahabad Pillar inscription?
(a) Chandra Gupta Maurya
(b) Samudra Gupta
(d) Skand Gupta
Q88. Which inscription mentions about the village administration under the Cholas?
Q89. Which dynasty constructed the Ellora Kailash Temple?
Q90. According to ancient Indian cosmogonic ideas thesequential order of the cycle of four acons (yugas) is:
(a) Dvapara, Krita, Treta and Kali
(b) Krita, Dvapara, Treta and Kali
(c) Krita, Treta, Dvapara and Kali
(d) Treta, Dvapara, Kali and Krita