Ancient India Questions on IAS Prelims - Set 2
Ancient India Questions on IAS Prelims - Set 21.Fa-Hien, Chinese Buddhist monk came to India during the reign of?
a. Chandragupta II
d. Chandragupta IView Answer / Hide Answer
2. According to Hinduism, the type of marriage in which bride is purchased is called
ANSWER: a. Chandragupta II
a. Gandharva Vivaha
b. Rakshasa Vivaha
c. Asura Vivaha
d. Daiva VivahaView Answer / Hide Answer3. Rajtarangini written by Kalhna is
a. History of Kashmir
b. About society and reign of Gupta rulers
c. History of Magadha
d. None of theseView Answer / Hide Answer
4. Pulkakesin II who defeated Harshavardhan belonged to which dynasty?
ANSWER: a. History of Kashmir
d. PandyaView Answer / Hide Answer5. Who moved capital of Magadha from Rajgir to Pataliputra ?
d. MahapadmanandaView Answer / Hide Answer6."Manu Smiriti" is associated with
c. Political Affairs
d. ReligionView Answer / Hide Answer7. Which of the following is depicted in Ajanta paintings?
a. Jataka Katha
d. PanchatantraView Answer / Hide Answer8. Consider the following statements. Which of the following(s) is\ are the reasons for decline of Maurayan Empire?
I. Increase in empirical expenditure.
II. Weakening of state control.Which of the following statement(s) is\are correct?
c. Both I & II
d. NoneView Answer / Hide Answer9. Who were the first kings in India to issue coins bearing their name?
d. BactriansView Answer / Hide Answer10. Tripitakas is sacred book of which religion?
d. SikhsView Answer / Hide Answer