GK on Indian History | General Awareness Objective Type Questions and Answers

1 Which of the following sites is famous for stupas, monasteries, temples and pillars ?
A Gooty
B Hatta
C Sanchi
D Amarjpura

Answer: Option [C]
2 The Archaeological Survey of India(ASI) in it's current form established in :
A 1790
B 1861
C 1901
D 1944

Answer: Option [B]
3 Which of the following site is associated with Ashoka Pillar ?
A Sanchi
B Khajuraho
C Mandu
D Chatri

Answer: Option [A]
4 The eulogies or “prashasti” among the following inscriptions :
I. Aihole Inscription of Pulakesin II.
II. Allahabad Pillar Inscription of Samudra Gupta.
III. Junagarh Inscription of Rudradaman.
IV. Hathigumpha Inscription of Kharavela.
A I, II and III are correct.
B I and II are only correct.
C II and III are only correct.
D I, III and IV are correct.

Answer: Option [B]
5 The Bodhisattva Doctrine is associated with
A Mahayana Buddhism
B Hinayana Buddhism
C Vajrayana Buddhism
D Theravada Buddhism

Answer: Option [D]


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Answer: Option [D]
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