Indian History best important quiz with answers and pdf

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Q.1 The Buddha has been eulogized as an ocean of wisdom and compassion in

  1. Buddha-Charita
  2. Jataka tales
  3. Amarakosa
  4. The Light of Aisa

Q.2 Who among the following is referred to as the ‘Sadhu from the west’?

  1. Thomas of Cannan
  2. St Thomas
  3. St Bartholomew
  4. None of the above

Q.3 Which of the following periods is referred to as the period of Hindu revival or renaissance?

  1. Period of Harsha
  2. Kushan Period
  3. Gupta Period
  4. Mauryan Period

Q.4 Who among the following had popularized the theory of the Arctic region as the original home of the Aryans?

  1. BG Tilak
  2. Max Muller
  3. GK Gokhale
  4. Dr S Radhakrishnan

Q.5 The famous vedic saying “war begins in the minds of men ….. ” is contained in the

  1. Mundakopanishad
  2. Mahabharata
  3. Rig Veda
  4. Atharva Veda

Q.6 Which of the following rivers does not find frequent mention in Rigvedic Hymns?

  1. Ganges
  2. Sindhu
  3. Brahmaputra
  4. Saraswati

Q.7 The philosophical essence, “The world is but God manifest and God is my own soul” may be traced to the

  1. Vedas
  2. Upanishadas
  3. Puranas
  4. Manusmriti

Q.8 The most commonly used coin during the Mauryan period was

  1. Karashopana
  2. Nishka
  3. Suvarna
  4. Kakini

Q.9 The Arab conquest of Sind in 712 AD had taken place under the leadership of

  1. Mohammed of Ghazni
  2. Mohammed-bin-Qasim
  3. Mohammed of Ghori
  4. None of the above

Q.10 The reverential title of ‘The Liberator’ had been earned by

  1. Alexander
  2. Chandragupta Maurya
  3. Ashoka
  4. Chandragupta Vikramaditya

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