Ancient Indian History Quiz Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

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11. Which of the Brahamana says’wife is half her husband’?

[A] Satapatha Brahamana
[B] Aitareya Brahamana
[C] Gopatha Brahamana
[D] Taittiriya Brahmana

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12. Who was the chairman of Third Tamil Sangam?

[A] Nakkirar
[B] Agastaya
[C] Tiruttakkadevar
[D] Chintamani

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13. Kushans belongs to which tribe?

[A] Yuchi
[B] Terai
[C] Ikswaku
[D] Jnatrika

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14. Who was the first ruler of Kushana dynasty to issue gold coins in India?

[A] Vima Kadphises
[B] Kanishka
[C] Vasudeva
[D] Kujula Kadphises

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15. Which among the following places has given the earliest evidence of agriculture in Indian Subcontinent?

[A] Brahmagiri
[B] Chirand
[C] Mehrgarh
[D] Burzahom

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16. That the homeland of the Aryans was Arctic Region, was propounded by ___?

[A] Max Muller
[B] Edward Meyer
[C] Bal Gangadhar Tilak
[D] Herzefeld

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17. Who among the following legendary kings was also known as “Sarvadamana” in his childhood?

[A] Asoka
[B] Bharata
[C] Chandragupta Maurya
[D] Samudra Gupta

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18. With which among the following branches of Mathematics, Sulva Sutras are related to__?

[A] Algenbra
[B] Geometry
[C] Calculus
[D] Game Theory

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19. Dhauli Hills , which have major Edicts of Ashoka engraved on a mass of rock, by the side of the road leading to the summit of the hills are located in which among the following states of India?

[A] Bihar
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Odisha

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20. What was the function of Samharta in Mauryan Administration?

[A] To Collect Revenue
[B] To Work as a Judge
[C] Leadership of Army
[D] Delivering Justice

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