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Mrunal's Prelim MockTest- History Culture: Gandatindu Jataka, Avantiputta, KotDiji
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In this lecture, we will practice some of the questions from ancient and mediaeval history most of them are based on the new NCERT and asked in the recent UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam

Mrunal Patel is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

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January ke mcqs kaha hai?
thanku so much sir...🙏🙏
Sir what about the aspirants who can never afford paid courses? 2019 cse aspirants must have been eagerly waiting for your lecture series. Now what about the serious hard working students who relied on those economics lectures. You are the one and only true guide for them. Plz reconsider.
1.Pali bhasa mei Gahpati ka use chote kisan or Zamidaro ke liye kiya jata tha 2.Aarambhik Tamil Sangam sahitya mei Village me rahne wale vibhinn vargo ke logo ko Vellalars ya bare jamidar (Large Landowner) kahte the... So Here Answer Is...D (QUESTION 5)
  1. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest Ch Most of these History MCQs l've taken from UPSC's CDS-ii-2018 conducted in Nov-2018, because their pattern is like previous IAS Prelims. Our objectives are 1. Solve & Learn a few things along the way 2. Get familiar with tickmaster-giri- when to unacademy 25- apply, when NOT to apply it. 99013 A 25 Practice MCQs on Art, Culture & History, but first a few words on preparation & pitfalls


  2. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Ancient India Q1. In the first century AD, which among the following was not a major item of Indian exports to Rome? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) APepper BSpikenard (~muskroot) C.Tortoise shellI DNutmeg dem Verbatim list not given in NCERT /TN but you can make logical deduction nonetheless. We'lI learn in next video 100% Surety Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 50:50 Skip


  3. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Ancient India Q1. In the first century AD, which among the following was not a major item of Indian exports to Rome? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) APepper BSpikenard (~muskroot) C Tortoise shell DNutmeg dem Spices were exported. Is Tortoise shell a rare item like Ivory, not available near Roman empire? 100% Surety Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 50:50 Skip


  4. Ancient India: Import-Export with Rome Rome India . Gold, Silver, .Pepper ( Yavanpriya) Other spices (Nutmeg) Wine unacademy . Slave girls. . Medicinal plants: Spikenard (Ointment, Pliny's Natural history) Trade account from books 1. Periplus of the . Ivory, Muslim textile, stones, sandalwood, Erythrean Sea 2. Pliney's Nature History


  5. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Ancient India Q2. The Harappan site at Kot Diji is close to which one of the following major sites of that civilization? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) AHarappa BMohenjo-daro CLothal DKalibangan demy UPSC examiner lifted this from Harappan Map in New NCERT Themes-1: ch1 100% Surety Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 50:50 Skip


  6. Bolo UPSC examiner lifted from NEW NCERT Class12: Themes in Indian History Partl Manda . Jhelum Chenao Haryana .Harappa Rakhigari BanlwaliAalamgir- pur in UP Kalibangan Sind Garverivala e Garweriwala unacademy iji _ Rajasthan Mohenjodaro. .KoyD Sutkagendor AmriChanhudaro Balako Read ch1 peacefully Arabian Sea Map 1 Some important Mature Harappan sites Sketch map not to scale Lothal Nageshwar Rangpur Narmada


  7. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Ancient India Q3. The story Gandatindu Jataka was written in which language? (UPSC's- CDS-ii-2018) Can youu make some word association? Yunacademy ASanskrit B Telugu C.Tamil D Pali Pause Video 100% Surety 50:50 Skipto Attempt it Yourself


  8. Again UPSC Examiner lifted from NEW NCERT Themes-I, p38 Jataka stories: Buddhist literature, gives glimpse of Mauryan life. Some of them contain animal stories. unacademy Gandatindu Jataka: plight of people living under a wicked Jataka: Buddhist litt. Then must be in Pali. It was only after Kanishka's 4th Buddhist Council they adopted Sanskrit. Similarly, Jain: generally, Prakrit, Ardh- Magadhi


  9. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Ancient India Q4. The dialogue on Varna between king Avantiputta and Kachchana, a disciple of Buddha, appears in which one of the following Buddhist texts? (UPSC's-CDS-ii- 2018) UPSC Examiner unacademy AMajjhima Nikaya B Samyutta Nikaya CAnguttara Nikaya DAmbattha Sutta finds no peace until a few tough Qs asked from Jainism- Buddhism. Safer Pause Video 100% Surety 50:50 Skip to Attempt it Yourself


  10. This is not in routine books. Let's refer to Google Books Majjihima Nikaya, Pali Avantiputta and Kachchana conversation: that if Shudra had wealth, he could employ a Bramhin or Kshtriya as servant. Therefore all four Varnas are same unacademy


  11. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Ancient India Q5. According to the Tamil Sangam texts, who among the following were the large landowners? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) AGahapatis BUzhavars CAdimais DVellalars UPSC examiner lifted this from NEW NCERT Themes-I ch.2 on kings, farmers and towns... unacademy 100% Surety Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 50:50 Skip


  12. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Ancient India Q5. According to the Tamil Sangam texts, who among the following were the large landowners? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) GRUH-PATI": sounds like NON-Tamilword. What if there is indeed such Tamilword, afterall there is Thalpathi AGahapatistBuddhist text) BUzhavars (Ploughmen) CAdimais (Slave) DVellalars (Sangam text) But even if you eliminate A" you still have 3 options left... so better to skip, if can't recall Pause Video 100% Surety 50:50 Skip to Attempt it Yourself


  13. from NEW NCERT Themes-l ch.3, p68-69: Manu smriti says Men can aquire Female can acquire wealth 1.Inherit 2.Find 3.Buy 4.Conquest 5.Invest 6.Work 7.As gift 1.@Marriage (Stridhan) 2.As token of unacademy affectiorn 3.From Mother 4.From Brother 5. From Father "However, once parents die, estate should be divided among sons, with the eldest getting special share", says Manusmriti


  14. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Medieval India Q7. The important source for Akbar's reign, Tarikh-i-Akbari was written by which one of the following Persian language scholars? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) unacademy 1. Arif Qandahari 2. Bayazid Bayat 3. Abdul Qadir Badauni 4. Nizamuddin Ahmad 100% Surety Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 50:50 Skip


  15. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Medieval India Q7. The important source for Akbar's reign, Tarikh-i-Akbari was written by which one of the following Persian language scholars? (UPST class1l says Abu Fazl wrote academy 1. Arif Qandahari 2. Bayazid Bayat 3. Abdul Qadir Badauni 4. Nizamuddin Ahmad Ain-i-Akbari . Akbarnama This book not given in TN/NCERT. Could be in LucentGK but you'll overstretch yourself...better skip se Video 100% Surety to Attempt it Yourself 50:50 Skip


  16. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Medieval India Q8. Who among the following European travellers never returned to Europe and settled down in India? (UPSC's-CDS-ii- 2018) unacademy In the next video ADuarte Barbosa BManucci C Tavernier DBernier Pause Video 100% Surety 50:50 Skipto Attempt it Yourself