Alexander's Invasion - MCQs with Answers - Part I1. When did Alexander invade India?
a) 323 BC
b) 326 BC
c) 322 BC
d) 298 BCView Answer / Hide Answer
2. Who welcomed Alexander and his men?
ANSWER: b) 326 BC
The part of India which Alexander invaded is called the Punjab, or land of the five rivers.
d) King PorusView Answer / Hide Answer
3. Who was the ruler of the kingdom between the rivers Jhelum and Chenab?
ANSWER: a) Ambhi
Ambhi was the King of Taxila.
a) Alexander the Great
b) Darius III
c) King Porus
d) Chandragupta MauryaView Answer / Hide Answer
4. When did Alexander die?
ANSWER: c) King Porus
Alexander challenged King Porus and asked for his submission. A fierce battle took place between the two at Karri on the bank of Jhelum.
a) 298 BC
b) 322 BC
c) 323 BC
d) 326 BCView Answer / Hide Answer
ANSWER: c) 323 BC
Alexander died at Babylon.