Ancient Indian History Quiz Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

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11. As per the officials mentioned in the Arthashastra, the duties related to Crown lands was performed by whom ?

[A] Kosadhyaksha
[B] Hastyadhyaksha
[C] Lohadhyaksha
[D] Sitadhyaksha

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12. In the Maurya empire, what was the name of department of the Chief of the Mines ?

[A] Dauvarika
[B] Antapal
[C] Karmantika
[D] Paura

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13. Tolkāppiyam belongs to which tamil Sangam?

[A] first
[B] second
[C] third
[D] fourth

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14. Whom did Skandgupta appointed as the the Provincial Governor of Saurashtra?

[A] Virasena
[B] Parnadatta
[C] Harisena
[D] Amarkhaddava

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15. Which of the following is / are the 9 gems of Chandragupta Vikramaditya?

[A] Amarsimha
[B] Harisena
[C] Kahapanaka
[D] All of the above

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16. Which of the following are two works of Kalidasa?

[A] Raghuvamsha and Kiratarjuniya
[B] Kumara Sambhav and Raghuvamsha
[C] Malti Madhava and Kumara Sambhava
[D] Malti Madhav and Kumara Sambhava

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17. Buddhism from India was introduced to which current region by Kasyapa Matanga?

[A] China
[B] South East Asia
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] Africa

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18. Apart from Madurai, which among the following was also a capital of Pandyas?

[A] Korkai
[B] Kottaikkadu
[C] Thirukkoloor
[D] Pragasapuram

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19. Who among the following is the author of Dharmasastra?

[A] Manu
[B] gautama
[C] kasyap
[D] Many

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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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