History Questions and Answers 

1.The famous Vedic saying, “War begins in the minds of men”, is stated in the:
 A. Upanishad
 B. Atharvaveda
 C. Samaveda
 D. Yajurveda
 
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2.Which of the following is not a feature of Neolithic cultures?
 A. Cultivation of Plants
 B. Domestication of animals
 C. Use of Iron for agriculture
 D. Sedentary farming
 
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3.Which one of the following sites of the Indus Valley Civilization had an ancient dockyard?
 A. Kalibangan
 B. Lothal
 C. Rangpur
 D. Harappa
 
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4.The game of ‘dice’ was part of the ritual of:
 A. Agnistoma
 B. Aswamedha
 C. Rajasuya
 D. Vajapeya
 
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5.The list of sixteen Mahajanapadas is available in:
 A. Mahabharata
 B. Chhandogya Upanishad
 C. Samyukta Nikaya
 D. Anguttara Nikaya
 
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6.Who among the following was King of Magadha, at the time of Mahaparinirvana of Gautam Buddha?
 A. Bimbisara
 B. Udayi
 C. Ajatshatru
 D. Chandragupta Maurya
 
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7.Kumaragupta I was succeeded by:
 A. Chandra gupta II
 B. Budha gupta
 C. Samundra gupta
 D. Skanda gupta
 
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8.Which of the following dynasties were constantly at war with the Chaeras during the later Sangam Age?
 A. Chola
 B. Pandaya
 C. Ikshvaku
 D. Pallava
 
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