Ancient Indian History Quiz Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

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91. From the beginning of the eighth century A.D. which of the following became the most powerful maritime power?

[A] Arabs
[B] Europeans
[C] Romans
[D] None of the above

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92. Which of the following wrote Yogavarttika and Yogasarasamgraha?

[A] Vijnanabhikshu
[B] Udayana
[C] Jayanta
[D] Nathamuni

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93. Updesmala was composed by which of the following?

[A] Dharmadasagani
[B] Mahesvarasuri
[C] Vijayasinha
[D] None of the above

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94. Which of the following kings brought the Eastern Chalukyas and Gangas of Talakad under the control of the Rashtrakuta kingdom?

[A] Dantidurga
[B] Dhruva
[C] Govind III
[D] Krishna I

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95. Which of the following places are called as the cradle of Indian temple architecture?

[A] Badami
[B] Pattadakal
[C] Aihole
[D] None of the above

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96. Which of the following succeeded Dantivarman?

[A] Paramesdhvaraman II
[B] Nandivarman III
[C] Aparajita
[D] None of the above

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97. Which of the following Chola King defeated the combined armies of the Pandyas and the king of Sri Lanka and made the Pandya territories a part of the Chola empire?

[A] Aditya I
[B] Parantaka I
[C] Parantaka II
[D] Uttama Chola

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98. Which of the following Chola King was referred to as Ulakalanada Perumal i.e the great one who measured the earth?

[A] Rajaraja I
[B] Rajendra I
[C] Rajendra II
[D] Rajadhiraja

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99. The Chola provinces were further divided into which of the following?

[A] Kottams
[B] Nadu
[C] Nagaram
[D] None of the above

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100. Which of the following kings succeeded the king Maravarman Arikesari Parankusan?

[A] Kadalan Valuthi
[B] Koccadiyan Ranadhira
[C] Varaguna II
[D] Maravarman Rajasimha I

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