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Daily Mock Test (History) 1. Which of the following is the most common motif of the Indus Seals? a) Unicorn b) Bull c) Rhinoceros d) Elephant 2. Which of the following was not a god, of the Harappans? a) Shiva b) Mother Goddess c) Peepal Tree d) Vishnu 3. With which among the following Vedas, the Shatapatha Brahmana is related to.... ? a) Rigveda b) Yajurveda c) Samaveda d) Atharvaveda 4. King Ashvapati of the Upanishadic Age was the ruler of which among the following Kingdoms? a) Kekaya b) Matsya c) Panchala d) Sursena 5. In which of the following inscriptions Ashoka made his famous declaration, "All men are my children"? a) Minor Rock Edict c) Lumbini Pillar Edict b) Pillar Edict VII d) Separate Kalinga Rock Edict I
Daily Mock Test (History) 6. That the homeland of the Aryans was Arctic Region, was propounded by? a) Max Muller b) Edward Meyer c) Bal Gangadhar Tilak d) B. R. Ambedkar 7. Who was the priest of the Bharatas in the battle of Ten Kings? a) Visvamitra b) Vasishtha c) Atri d) Bhrigu 8. Which among the following is an extant Shaka of the Rigveda Samhita? a) Saunaka b) Ashvalayan c) Shakala d) Sankhayana 9. Which of the following Upanishads is written in prose? a) Iska b) Katha c) Brihadaranyaka d) Svetasvatara 10. With which among the following places, the twenty third Jain Tirthankara was associated? a) Vaishali b) Kausambi c) Varanasi d) Sravasti
Daily Mock Test (History) 11. The hamala Stupa, a ruined ara Buddhist Stupa, is located in which one of a) Nepal b) Bhutan c) Pakistan d) Japan 12. Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched? a) Nagananda - Harsha b) Mudrarakshasa - Visakhadatta c) Mrichchhakatika - Sudraka d) Ratnavali - Rajasekhara 13. The Satapatha Brahmana and Taitriva Brahmana are the Brahmana texts of........ a) Rigveda b) Yajurveda c) Samaveda d) Atharavaveda 14. The Mahasamghika School arose at which among the following places? a) Bodha Gaya b) Rajagriha c) Sravasti d) Vaisali
Daily Mock Test (History) 15. The rulers of which among the following dynasties adopted the title Devaputra? a) Maurya b) Sunga c) Kushana d) Saka-Kshatrapa 16. Which among the following places has given the earliest evidence of agriculture in Indian Subcontinent? a) Brahmagiri b) Chirand c) Mehrgarh d) Burzahom 17. Rulers of which of the following dynasties maintained diplomatic relations with distant countries such as Syria in the West? a) Maurya b) Gupta c) Pallava d) Chola
Daily Mock Test (History) 1. a) Unicorn (The unicorn is the most common motif on Indus seals and appears to represent a mythical animal that Greek and Roman sources trace back to the Indian subcontinent.) d) Vishnu (Mother Goddess, Pashupati Shiva, Peepal, Pigeon, Swastik were worshipped by the Harappans) 2. 3. b) Yajurveda a) Kekaya (Later Vedic Age The Kekaya kingdom was situated on the bank of River Beas, east of Gandhar kingdom. King Aswapati ruled Kekaya when Janak was the king of Videha) 4. 5. d) Separate Kalinga Rock Edict I c) Bal Gangadhar Tilak (The Arctic Home in the Vedas is a book on the origin of Aryans by Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak The book was written at the end of 1898, but was first published in March 1903 in Pune) 6. b) Vasishtha (The battle of ten kings was fought between Sudas, a Bharata king of the Tritsu family and the confederacy of ten well-known tribes- Puru, Yadu, Turvasa, Anu, Druhyu, Alina, Paktha ,Bhalanas, Shiva and Vishanin.In the bloody and decisive battle on the banks of River Purushni, the Bharatas emerged victorious. The reason behind the war is the rivalry between Vishwamitra and Vasishtha. 7.
Daily Mock Test (History) 8. c) Shakala (Rigveda is the oldest Veda .In it,only two shakas of the Rig-Veda, Shakala sakha and Baskala shaka, remain alive out of the 21 which existed at one 9. c) Brihadaranyaka (Tirthankar Parshvanath was the son of king Ashvasena and 10. d) Sravasti (Tirthankar Parshvanath was the son of king Ashvasena and queen Vama 11. c) Pakistan (Bhamala Stupa is an ancient Gandhara stupa located in Pakistan near 12. d) Ratnavali - Rajasekhara (Ratnavali is a Sanskrit drama about a beautiful princess time) queen Vama of Varanasi. He achieved Nirvana on the Sammet Sikhar) of Varanasi. He achieved Nirvana on the Sammet Sikhar) Haripur and is a part of so called Bhamala Buddhist Complex.) named Ratnavali, and a great king named Udayana,written by Indian emperor Harsha(Vardhana dynasty) 13. b) Yajurveda d) Vaisali (1, Great monastic Buddhism 3. The teachings of this school concerning the nature of Buddhas and Bodhisattvas) 14. community. 2. One of first schools of Nikaya
Daily Mock Test (History) 15. c) Kushana Kushanas Empire: Kanishka (100 126 AD), a prominent ruler of the Kushan Dynasty who achieved remarkable milestones in the state of Jammu & Kashmir 16. c) Mehrgarh (The site of Mehrgarh is located near the Bolan Pass, in the region of Baluchistan, to the west of the Indus River valley) 17. a) Maurya (Mauryan Emperor Bindusara had friendly relations with the Greek King Antiochos-I of Syria. Deimachos was a Syrian Ambassador who came in the court of Bindusara Mauryan Emperor Ashoka the Great: In his rock edict 13th mentions the names of 5 Hellenic kings- Antiochus II of Syria, Ptolemy II of Egypt, Antigonus of Messedonia, Magas of Syrina, Alexander of Epirus .He sent missionaries to all of them.