Exercise 2

Question 6 :

Though Ashoka had many sons, the inscriptions mentioned only one who is not mentioned in any other source. He is

A). Kunala
B). Tivara
C). Mahendra
D). Jalauka
Answer : Option B

Question 7 :

We can know about early vedic period from

A). archaeological excavations
B). the Rig Veda
C). Jatak Katha
D). contemporary culture
Answer : Option B

Question 8 :

The Upanishads are

A). a source of Hindu philosophy
B). books of ancient Hindu laws
C). books on social behavior of man
D). prayers to God
Answer : Option A

Question 9 :

Universities in the Presidency towns in India were established in

A). 1857
B). 1858
C). 1900
D). 1909
Answer : Option A

Question 10 :

The Vijayanagara king who employed skilled archers of the Turkish clan and raised the fighting capacity of his bowmen was

A). Bukka I
B). Devaraya I
C). Krishnadevaraya
D). Ramaraya
Answer : Option B