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Ancient Indian History

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Q1 Single Correct Hard
Which of the following about burial practices of Harappa is incorrect?
  • A. Surkotada - Pot burial
  • B. Cemetery - Harappa
  • C. Lothal - Double burial
  • D. Kalibangan - Fractional burial

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Q2 Single Correct Hard
Consider the following statements about Ashokan Rock Edicts.
$$1$$. Major Rock Edict XIII records Ashoka's remorse at the suffering caused by his Kalinga Campaign.
$$2$$. Major Rock Edict X records Ashoka's visit to Lumbini.
$$3$$. Major Rock Edict XII refers to 'Dhamma Mahamattas' as a new category of officers instituted by Ashoka.
$$4$$. Major rock Edict XII speaks about showing tolerance towards all sects.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
  • A. $$1$$ and $$4$$
  • B. $$2$$ and $$3$$
  • C. $$3$$ and $$4$$
  • D. $$1, 3$$ and $$4$$

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Q3 Single Correct Medium
Choose the correct option to complete the statement given.
The kingdom of Magadha was located __________.
  • A. On the banks of the Indus
  • B. In the south of the Vindhyas
  • C. In the area along Ganga's tributaries south of Ganga
  • D. In the Garo hills region

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Q4 Single Correct Medium
The Sikh khalsa was founded by _______________.
  • A. Guru Teg Bahadur
  • B. Guru Nanak
  • C. Guru Gobind Singh
  • D. Guru Hargobind

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Q5 Matrix Medium
Match the items in List I correctly with those given in List II.
The kingdom in the south of the Ganga Prakrit
Place where rice was grown first Magadha
Place where wheat and barley were grown first Vindhyas
The language used by ordinary people Sulaiman hills

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Q6 Single Correct Medium
In the Mesopotamian records, which one of the following terms was used for the Indus Valley (Harappans)?
  • A. Dilmun
  • B. Meluha
  • C. Magan
  • D. Failaka

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Q7 Single Correct Medium
The Mahabharata, one of the longest epics in the world, is the story of the Pandava and Kaurava brothers, and the triumph of righteousness over evil. Who in the Mahabharata is the mother of Prativindhya, Sutasoma, Srutakarma, Satanika and Srutasena?
  • A. Uttara
  • B. Rukmini
  • C. Draupadi
  • D. Gandhari

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Q8 Single Correct Hard
Match the following:
List-I (Vedic Name of River)List-II (Present Name of River)
A. Vitasta$$1$$. Ravi
B. Asikni$$2$$. Chenab
C. Parusni$$3$$. Jhelum
D. Satadru$$4$$. Beas
E. Vipasa$$5$$. Sutlej
  • A. A-$$3$$, B-$$2$$, C-$$1$$, D-$$5$$, E-$$4$$
  • B. A-$$1$$, B-$$3$$, C-$$4$$, D-$$5$$, E-$$2$$
  • C. A-$$5$$, B-$$4$$, C-$$2$$, D-$$3$$, E-$$1$$
  • D. A-$$3$$, B-$$2$$, C-$$5$$, D-$$1$$, E-$$4$$

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Q9 Subjective Medium
Very Short Answer Type Question.
From where does the word India come?

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Q10 Single Correct Medium
The great Indian philosopher Sankara advocated ____________.
  • A. Advaita
  • B. Dvaita
  • C. Vishistadvaita
  • D. None of these

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