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IAS Previous Year Ancient History Questions | Lecture 07 | Science and Civilization

 

Q.1) Zero was invented by (1995)

(a) Aryabhatta

(b) Varahamihira

(c) Bhaskara I

(d) An unknown Indian

Q.2) Who among the following anticipated Newton by declaring that all things gravitate to the earth? (1995)

(a) Aryabhatta

(b) Varahamihira

(c) Buddhagupta

(d) Brahmagupta

Q.3) Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below: (1996)

    A B C D

(a) 1 3 4 2

(b) 2 1 3 4

(c) 2 3 1 4

(d) 3 4 1 2

Q.4) Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below: (2006)

 

    A B C D

(a) 2 4 1 3

(b) 1 3 2 4

(c) 2 3 1 4

(d) 1 4 2 3

Q.5) With reference to the scientific progress of ancient India, which of the statements given below are correct? (2012)

1.Different kinds of specialized surgical instruments were in common use by the 1st century A.D.

2.Transplant of internal organs in the human body had begun by the beginning of the 3rd century A.D

3.The concept of sine of an angle was known in 5th century AD

4.The concept of cyclic quadrilaterals was known in 7th century AD

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

(a)1 and 2 only

(b)3 and 4 only

(c)1, 3 and 4 only

(d)1, 2, 3 and 4

 

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