Indian History-36

Which of the following are correctly matched?
1. Arjunayanas Between Agra and Jaipur
2. Trigarthas Between Ravi and Sutlej
3. Kunindas Between Sutlej and Yamuna
4. Audumbaras Between Beas and Ravi
5. Yaudehyas Between Sutlej and Beas

Select the correct answer from the codes given below

(A) 1,2,3,4,5
(B) 1,2, 3, 4
(C) 1,2, 3, 5
(D) 2, 3, 4, 5

The book ‘Gathasaptasati’ composed by Satvahanas ruler Hala was in

(A) Sanskrit
(B) Pali
(C) Prakrit
(D) Telugu

Which of the following were important items of export by India to the Roman mpire?

(A) Indian Muslim
(B) Cutlery items
(C) Leather
(D) All of these

Headless image of Kanishka, the Kushana emperor with long coat and tight trousers was recovered from

(A) Peshawar
(B) Varanasi
(C) Sakala
(D) Mathura

Who petronished Mathura Art and built a stupa at Purushpur?

(A) Kujul Kadphises
(B) Rudradaman
(C) Wima Kadphises
(D) Moga

Consider the following statements and mark the option which is correct.
1.St Thomas reached India during the time of Parthian king Gondphernes.
2. Wima Kadiphises introduced the Saka era.
3. The Junagarh/Girnar inscription of Rudradaman is the first inscription in chasteda Prakrit.
Which of the statement(s) given aboveis/are correct?

(A) Only 1
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 1 and 3
(D) All of these

Who among the following demerated the court of Kanishka?
1. Asvagosha
2. Nagarjuna
3. Parsva
4. Vasumitra
Select the correct answer from the codes given below

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 4
(C) 2 and 3
(D) All of these

Sakas have been referred as Auivasite clan – Sudra by whom?

(A) Magesthenes in Indica
(B) Patanjali in Mahabhashya
(C) Mahabharata
(D) Ramayana

When Mahendra died, who succeeded him?

(A) His son Strata I was winner and Kingdom was being governed by his mother Agethocleia
(B) Minor being no disqualification, his minor son Strato I became full fledged king
(C) The throne was unsurped by one of his generals
(D) None of the above

Who was the last Sunga ruler being murdered by his minister was usurped the throne and founded a new dynasty and in which year?

(A) Devabhuti in 75 BC
(B) Vasumitra in 123 BC
(C) Pushyamitra Sunga was the first and last Sunga ruler
(D) None of the above

The Hathigumpa inscription throws light on the achievements of which ruler?

(A) The later Mauryan Dasratha
(B) Pushyamitra Sunga
(C) Vasudeva Kanva
(D) Kharvela of Kalinga

In how many lines Hathigumpa inscriptions are writter and how many years of reign Kharvela are recorded?

(A) The inscription in of 47 lines and records 13 years of reign of Kharvela
(B) The inscription is in 13 lines and records 17 years of reign of Kharvela
(C) Both (a) and (b)
(D) Neither (a) nor (b)

Matchthe following
List 1 List II

A. Shakas 1. Parmbhagvat
B. Heliodorus 2. Coins been theimage of Buddhaand Shire
C. WimaKadphises 3. Was defeated by Pushyamitra Sunga
D. Demetrives 4. Capital wasPurushpur(Peshawar)



(A) 1 2 3 4
(B) 2 4 1 3
(C) 2 1 4 3
(D) 4 3 2 1

The secret of art which is credited with the earliest creation of the image of the Buddha was

(A) Gandhara
(B) Mathura
(C) Amaravati
(D) Bemiyan

Pick out the incorrect statement

(A) Gandhara School of Art used black stone for images
(B) Mathura School of Art used granite for images
(C) Amaravati School of Art used marble for images
(D) The stupa at Nagarjunkonda is concentric in form

Which of the following pairs is correctly matched?

List-I ————– List -II

1. Malay Peninsula: Suvarnabhumi
2. Indonesia: Suvarnadvipa
3. Combodia: Kaniboja
4. Annore:Suvarnakudya

Select the correct answer from the codes given below

(A) 1, 2 and 4
(B) 1, 3 and 4
(C) 2, 3 and 4
(D) 1, 2 and 3