Ancient Indian History Quiz Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

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71. Which of the following kings defeated Subhagsena of Kabul?

[A] Antiochus II
[B] Demetrius I
[C] Apollodotus I
[D] Apollodotus II

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72. Which of the following scholars wrote Prajna Parimata Sutra?

[A] Ashvagosha
[B] Vasumitra
[C] Nagarjuna
[D] Mathara

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73. The achievements of Samudragupta are recorded in which of the following inscriptions?

[A] Topra pillar inscription
[B] Rummendei inscription
[C] Junagarh inscription
[D] Allahabad pillar inscription

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74. Which of the following Gupta kings faced and repulsed the Huns successfully?

[A] Chandragupta I
[B] Chandragupta II
[C] Samduragupta
[D] Skandagupta

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75. Which of the following periods saw the emergence of Tantrism?

[A] Magadha period
[B] Gupta period
[C] Kushana period
[D] Mauryan Period

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76. Works of which of the following poets were also translated in many European languages?

[A] Kalidasa
[B] Surdasa
[C] Shudraka
[D] Bharavi

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77. Which of the following kings was the son of Prithvisena I?

[A] Prithvisena II
[B] Rudrasena II
[C] Rudrasena I
[D] Pravarasena II

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78. Which of the following kings succeeded Avantivarmana, ruler of the Maukharis?

[A] Ishanavarmana
[B] Sarvavarmana
[C] Advaita Varmana
[D] Grahavarmana

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79. Which of the following kings exercised control over Malwa, Rajputana, and Gujarat?

[A] Harichandra
[B] Vatsaraja
[C] Nagabhatta I
[D] Nagabhatta II

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80. Which of the following works was composed by Rajshekhar, the court poet of Mahendrapala?
1) Vidhasalabhanjika
2) Bhrinjika
3) Balaramayana
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2 and 3

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