Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions
The proceedings of the Third Buddhist Council led to the issue of Edict?
The Monk whom Chandragupta Maurya accompanied to South India was..........
Which of the following rulers did not enter the Buddhist Cold?
Who was not among the scholars patronized by Kanishka?
Who was referred to as Amitraghata by the Greeks?
The foremost astronomer and mathematician of the Gupta period was
During end of which of the following period the urban centers of Gangetic planes declined?
According to Strabo, the Tamil kingdom to first send emissaries to meet Augustin in Athens in 20 BC, was
Which of the following animals was not known to the people of Indus Valley Civilisation?
The Digambaras and Shvetambaras differ primarily with regard to their
Choice of god
The Harappan Civilisation declined as a result of
Decline in foreign trade
Not definitely known factors
Bhagwati Sutra gives the valuable information about the life of which of the following?
Select the statement which is NOT correct regarding Kalidasa:
Kalidasa was a renowned Sanskrit poet and dramatist of Gupta period.
He was one of the nine gems in the court of Chandragupta I.
Kumarasambhavam and Ritusamhara are his two epic works.
His plays and poetry are primarily based on Hindu Puranas and philosophy
During the Sangam Age brisk and nourishing foreign trade was conducted from the south Indian ports of Muziris, Kaveripattnam or Poom-Puhar and Arikamedu to
South East Asia
The Indus Valley Civilization has been assigned the period 2500-1800 BC on the basis of
Mystical insight by modern seers
Markings on seals
Radio carbon dating
Travellers written accounts
The harappan economy was primarily... in nature.
The 13th Rock edict of Asoka which is longest among all the rock edicts describes which of the following?
Policy of Dhamma
Toleration among sects
Purpose of rock edicts
Chandragupta Maurya with the help of Chanakya decided to overthrow the Nandas because
Chanakya had been humiliated by the Nandas
the Nandas were low-born
the Nandas had accumulated a great deal of wealth by extortion and oppression of the people
Chanakya wanted to restore the ideal of Kshatriya rule
The author of 'Sivaje-Chinthamani' considered to be a Tamil epic was a
Which of the following dynasty was ruling in India, when Alexander invaded India?
There are 20 questions to complete.