Ancient Indian History Multiple Choice Questions

Multiple Choice Quiz Questions (MCQs) on ancient Indian History for General Studies and GK preparation of SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

11. Vallabhi era is identical with which of the following era?

[A] The Vikrama era
[B] The Gupta era
[C] The Harsha era
[D] None of the above

Show Answer

12. At which among the following sites of Indus Valley Civilization, the rows of distinctive fire altars with provision of ritual bathing have been found ?

[A] Mohen-jo-daro
[B] Harappa
[C] Kalibangan
[D] Lothal

Show Answer

13. Who assassinated Grahavarmana, the brother in law of Harshavardhan ?

[A] Shashanka of Gauda
[B] Kirtivarman
[C] Chandragupta
[D] Narsimhavarman

Show Answer

14. Who wrote Kadambari?

[A] Chankya
[B] Banabhatta
[C] Charak
[D] Radhagupt

Show Answer

15. Who defeated Harsha Vardhana on the banks of river Narmada in 630 A.D.?

[A] Pulakesin II
[B] Mahendravarman I
[C] Pulakesin I
[D] Kirtivarman I

Show Answer

16. Which Chalukyan ruler set up it capital at Vengi ?

[A] Vishnuvardhan
[B] Mahendravarman
[C] Kakusthavarman
[D] Pulakesin II

Show Answer

17. Who among the following Pallava ruler built the Shore Temple at Mahabalipuram?

[A] Narsimhavarman II
[B] Nandivarman II
[C] Aparajita
[D] Mahendravarman I

Show Answer

18. Who among the following was the author of Kiratarjuniya?

[A] Bharavi
[B] Dandin
[C] Varahmihira
[D] Kalidasa

Show Answer

19. Which among the following Pallava king wrote the famous burlesque ‘Mattavilasa Prahasana’ ?

[A] Mahendravarman I
[B] Narsimhavarman
[C] Narsimhavarman II
[D] Paramesvar Varman

Show Answer

20. Viratnagar, capital of Matsya mahajanpada located in which region ?

[A] Malwa
[B] Peshawar
[C] Jaipur
[D] Bundelkhand

Show Answer


    Leave a Reply

    Avatar placeholder

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *