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.

31. The achievements of which ruler was recorded in Nasik Inscription?

[A] Ashoka
[B] Bindusara
[C] Devabhumi
[D] Gautamiputra Satkarni

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32. Who was the court physician during the reign of Kanishka-I?

[A] Charak
[B] Vasumitra
[C] Nagarjuna
[D] Asvaghosa

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33. Who among the following Gupta emperor made Ujjain as his second capital?

[A] Samudragupta
[B] Chandragupta II
[C] Kumargupta I
[D] Kumargupta I

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34. Which of the following are the famous temples of Gupta empire?

[A] Mukund Darra Temple, Kota
[B] Dasavtar Temple, Jhansi
[C] Vishnu Temple, Tigawa
[D] All of the above

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35. Who among the following succeeded Samudragupta as the next ruler of Gupta Dynasty ?

[A] Chandragupta II
[B] Chandragupta I
[C] Vishnugupta
[D] Mahendra

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36. In the Indus Valley Civilization, the style of script is:

[A] Boustrophedon
[B] Pictographic
[C] Brahmi
[D] Not deciphered yet

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37. Who was the founder leader of ‘Muslim Faqirs’ ?

[A] Majnun Shah
[B] Dadu Mian
[C] Tipu
[D] Chirag Ali Shah

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38. Who was the first Indo-Greek king, who became Buddhist?

[A] Antiochus II
[B] Apollodotus I
[C] Apollodotus II
[D] Menander II

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39. Bring out the only incorrect statement:

[A] Jorwe culture was most prominent in Maharashtra
[B] Hathonora is a site where a true hominid fossil was found
[C] The Earliest evidence of Rice cultivation has come from Belan Valley
[D] The people of all sites in Rajasthan during the Neolithic age were aware of Bricks

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40. Who wrote the book Pancha Siddhantika?

[A] Varahamihira
[B] Aryabhatta
[C] Brahmagupta
[D] Kalidas

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