29 -Gupta Empire – Art, Architecture

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1).
The University of Nalanda was set up by which Gupta ruler?
2).
Which among the following is known as the earliest example of Panchayatana style of temple?
3).
The caves and rock-cut temples at Ellora are __:
4).
The Nalanda University was founded by which Gupta ruler?
5).
Which of the following inscriptions mentions Chandragupta Vikramaditya’s authority over North-Western India?
6).
Which of the following are the famous temples of Gupta empire?
7).
In context of Gupta empire during whose time period was the Iron Pillar in Delhi erected?
8).
The construction of the Delhi Iron Pillar, now located at the Quwwat-ul-Islam mosque in New Delhi was constructed in which period?
9).
Nalanda University was founded by which of the following ?
10).
Bagh caves near Gwalior represent the paintings of which of the following era?
11).
On which of the following systems of Hindu Philosophy, Shankaracharya wrote commentary in 9th century AD?
1. The University of Nalanda was set up by which Gupta ruler?
[A] Kumargupta I
[B] Chandragupta II
[C] Samudragupta
[D] Kumargupta II
2. Which among the following is known as the earliest example of Panchayatana style of temple?
[A] Dashavatara temple at Deogarh
[B] Temple at Pathari
[C] Shatrughneshwara temple at Bhubaneshwar
[D] Lakshmana temple at Sirpur
3. The caves and rock-cut temples at Ellora are __:
[A] Buddhist
[B] Buddhist and Jain
[C] Hindu and Jain
[D] Hindu, Buddhist and Jain
4. The Nalanda University was founded by which Gupta ruler?
[A] Samudragupta
[B] Kumargupta I
[C] Skandgupta
[D] Chandragupta I
5. Which of the following inscriptions mentions Chandragupta Vikramaditya’s authority over North-Western India?
[A] Mehrauli iron pillar inscription
[B] Beirut inscription
[C] Junagarh inscription
[D] Allahbad pillar inscription
6. Which of the following are the famous temples of Gupta empire?
[A] Mukund Darra Temple, Kota
[B] Dasavtar Temple, Jhansi
[C] Vishnu Temple, Tigawa
[D] All of the above
7. In context of Gupta empire during whose time period was the Iron Pillar in Delhi erected?
[A] Samudragupta
[B] Chandragupta II
[C] Kumargupta I
[D] Skandgupta
8. The construction of the Delhi Iron Pillar, now located at the Quwwat-ul-Islam mosque in New Delhi was constructed in which period?
[A] Maurya
[B] Satavahana
[C] Gupta
[D] Kushana
9. Nalanda University was founded by which of the following ?
[A] Kumaragupta
[B] Skandagupta
[C] Samudragupta
[D] None of the above
10. Bagh caves near Gwalior represent the paintings of which of the following era?
[A] Maurya Era
[B] Gupta Era
[C] Kushana Era
[D] Rajput Era
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