General Studies: Important for Exam: Ancient Indian History MCQ Part 11

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Q. Which of the following statements regarding Jainism is correct?

(a) It has affinity with the Purvey – Mimosa schools of philosophy

(b) It rejects the concept of soul

(c) It rejects the concept of transmigration

(d) It believes in the philosophy of tri – rattan

Q. The Jain literature called the Angus were finally compiled at

(a) Valla Bhai

(b) Vishal

(c) Pataliputra

(d) Mathura

Q. Which of the following was not a feature of difference between Hinayasnba and Mahayana schools of Buddhism?

(a) Worship of images of Buddha

(b) Use of Sanskrit language

(c) Belief in Bodhisattvas

(d) Events associated with birth and activities of Buddha

Q. Which of the following concepts is not associated with the Jaime philosophy?

(a) Kaivalya

(b) Astraea

(c) Sunyavada

(d) Niagara

Q. Which of the following Maura kings is known to have died of starvation as p [er the Jain vows?

(a) Chandragupta Maura

(b) Sampath

(c) Kamala

(d) Dsaratha

Q. Match List – I wish List – II and select the correct answer:

Match List – I Wish List – II and Select the Correct Answer
List – IList – II
A. First Jain councils1. Rajagriha
B. First Buddhist Council2. Pataliputra
C. Second Buddhist3. Valabhai
D. Second Jain Council4. Vishal

(a) 1 2 3 4

(b) 2 1 4 3

(c) 2 3 4 1

(d) 3 2 4 1

Q. Which of the following schools of Indian philosophy believes in Vedic ritual as a means of liberation?

(a) Samkhya

(b) Purvey mimosa

(c) Nyaya

(d) Vaisheshika

Q. The term patimokkha in Buddhism refers to

(a) Buddha visit top Senath

(b) Code of rules on monastic discipline

(c) A disciple of Buddha

(d) Buddha՚s nirvana

Q. The important Jaida scholar Hemachandra lived at the Court of

(a) Pratihara of Kannauj

(b) Par Amaras of Malware

(c) Chalukyas of Gujarat

(d) Chapman՚s of Ajmer

Q. Which of the follow Buddhist text refers to the presence of Jainism and other school of philosophy during the life – time of Buddha

(a) Dacha Nicoya

(b) Therigastha

(c) Vanya Pit taka

(d) Buddha charity

Q. The earliest images of Buddha and Bodhisattvas belong to the period of

(a) Maury as

(b) Sunga՚s

(c) Keshena՚s

(d) Satauahanas

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