Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 127 of 130)

  1. Which one of the following speciments of early Indian temples is built of bricks?

    1. Eran

    2. Gyaraspur

    3. Bhitargaon

    4. Nachna-Kuthara

  2. The term Dionysus mentioned by Megasthenes refers to

    1. Siva

    2. Vishnu

    3. Indra

    4. Brahma

  3. Consider the following: Which of the following features are related the Kusanas:

    1. They issued gold coins.

    2. They came into conflict with the Chinese rulers.

    3. The Gandhara style of sculpture was popularly adopted.

    4. A Devakula was established in Mathura.

    Select the correct answer using the code given below:

    1. 1 and 2 only

    2. 2 and 3 only

    3. 1, 2 and 3 only

    4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

  4. Consider the following: Which of the following inscriptions mention the measures against famine?

    1. Shahbazagarhi inscription.

    2. Maski inscription

    3. sohgaura copper-plate

    4. Mahasthan inscripition

    Select the correct answer using the code given below:

    1. 1 and 2 only

    2. 2, 3 and 4

    3. 3 and 4 only

    4. 1, 3 and 4

  5. The Indian Buddhist monk Bodhidharma (6th Century AD) who visited China, was a staunch believer in the doctrine of

    1. Ekantavada

    2. Sarvastivada

    3. Sunyatavada

    4. Nekantavada

  6. The well-known seated figure of fasting Siddhartha of Gandhara School is depicted with hands in

    1. Bhumisparsa mudra

    2. Dharmachakra mudra

    3. Dhyana mudra

    4. Abhaya mudra

  7. Which inscription refers to the worship of Vrishni-viras among Bhagavata votaries?

    1. Nagavi inscription

    2. Besnagar inscription

    3. Mora Well inscription

    4. Mathura inscription of Chandra Gupta-II

  8. Which of the following monuments does not belong to Gupta period?

    1. Bagh Caves

    2. Sigriya rock-cut temples of Sri Lanka

    3. Mahabalipuram cave temples

    4. Sitannavasal temple

  9. Which of the following is applicable to Devi Chandraguptam of Vishakhadatta?

    1. A lyrical poem

    2. Political drama

    3. Scientific fiction

    4. Mythological description

  10. The first dated memorial of a Sati is found at

    1. maski

    2. Supiq

    3. Kanchi

    4. Eran