Indian History best important quiz with answers and pdf

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Q.1 The greatest Kushana ruler whose contribution to Buddhism was even greater than that of Ashoka, was

  1. Kadphises
  2. Kanishka I
  3. Vasishka
  4. Huvishka

Q.2 The fourth and the last Buddhist Council was convened by

  1. Ashoka
  2. Menander
  3. Kanishka
  4. Huvishka

Q.3 The first image of the Buddha-was carved out during the reign of

  1. Ashoka
  2. Pusyamitra Shunga
  3. Kanishka I
  4. Menander

Q.4 The Gandhara-Mathura School of Art, which flourished during the Kushana period and the foreign influence of

  1. Greece
  2. Rome
  3. Both (1) & (2)
  4. China

Q.5 During the reign of Kanishka, Buddhism for the first time went to China and from China it went to

  1. Burma and Tibet
  2. Thailand and Cambodia
  3. Korea and Japan
  4. Indonesia and Vietnam

Q.6 Who of the following was the personal physician of Kanishka and also the author of a famous treatise on the Indian system of medicine?

  1. Charaka
  2. Susruta
  3. Nagarjuna
  4. Jevaka

Q.7 The worship of images (of Buddha) in India began during the period

  1. Mauryan
  2. Sunga
  3. Kushana
  4. Gupta

Q.8 The earliest stratum of the history of the Tamils is known as

  1. Chola Age
  2. Pandyan Age
  3. Sangam Age
  4. Pallava Age

Q.9 The Sangam Age in the history of South India represents

  1. The period of Aryanisation of South India
  2. A period when an assembly of a college of Tamil poets was held at Madurai
  3. A literary-cultural phase of the Tamilham during the first three centuries of the Christian era
  4. Both (2) & (3)

Q.10 During the Sangam Age brisk and nourishing foreign trade was conducted from the south Indian ports of Muziris, Kaveripattnam or Poom-Puhar and Arikamedu to

  1. West Asia
  2. South East Asia
  3. Roman World
  4. Central Europe

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