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IAS Previous Year Ancient History Questions | Lecture 08 | Harshvardhan and other Important Kingdoms

Q.1) Assertion (A): Harshavardhana convened the Prayag Assembly

 Reason (R): He wanted to popularize only the Mahayana form of Buddhism

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:  (2001)

(a)Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

(b)Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A

(c)A is true but R is false

(d)A is false but R is true

Q.2) Emperor Harsha’s southward march was stopped on the Narmada river by (2003)

(a)Pulakesin-I

(b)Pulakesin-II

(c)Vikramaditya- I

(d)Vikramaditya-II

Q.3) Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below: (1997)

   A B C D

(a)4 3 1 2

(b)4 2 3 1

(c)2 3 4 1

(d)3 4 1 2

Q.4) Who among the following laid the foundation of Rashtrakuta empire? (2006)

(a)Amoghavarsha I

(b)Dantidurga

(c)Dhruva

(d)Krishna I

Q.5) Consider the following statements: (2003)

1.The Cholas defeated Pandya and Chera rulers and established their domination over peninsular India in the early medieval times

2.The Cholas sent an expedition against Sailendra empire of South East Asia and conquered some of the areas

Which of these statements is/are correct?

(a)Only 1

(b)Only 2

(c)Both 1 and 2

(d)Neither 1 nor 2

Q.6) Which one of the Chola kings conquered Ceylon? (2001)

(a)Aditya I

(b)Rajaraja I

(c)Rajendra

(d)Vijayalaya

Q.7) The initial design and construction of which massive temple took place during the reign of Suryavarman II? (2006)

(a)Sri Mariamman Temple

(b)Angkor Vat

(c)Batu Caves Temple

(d)Kamakhya Temple

Q.8) Consider the following statements: (2006)

1.The Ikshvaku rulers of Southern India were antagonistic towards Buddhism

2.The Pala rulers of Eastern India were patrons of Buddhism

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a)1 only

(b)2 only

(c)Both 1 and 2

(d)Neither 1 nor 2

 

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