History Quiz 301

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1. Who is the only Known scribe from Asoka epigraphs?
(a) Harisena
(b) Ravikirti
(c) Chapada
(d) Kupana Chama

Answer.


2. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

List – I (Rock Edicts of Asoka)
A. Rock Edict I
B. Rock Edict III
C. Rock Edict V
D. Rock Edict VI

List – II (Description)
1. Condemnation of animal sacrifices
2. Principles of the Law of piety
3. Appointment of Dhamma Mahamatras
4. Pilgrimages of Asoka

Codes:
    A B C D
(a) 1 3 2 4
(b) 4 2 3 1
(c) 1 2 3 4
(d) 4 3 2 1

Answer.

3. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
List – I Officers of the Mauryan Administration)
A. Samaharta
B. Sannidhata
C. Karmantika
D. Vyavaharik

List – II (Duties as)
1. Treasurer
2. Collector General
3. Chief Judge
4. Chief of mine

Codes:
A B C D
(a) 4 1 2 3
(b) 2 3 4 1
(c) 4 3 2 1
(d) 2 1 4 3
(c) 1 2 3 4

Answer.

4. Which one of the following Asokan inscriptions refer to the ancient city of Isila?
(a) Maski Rock edict
(b) Pangoraria
(c) Udegolam
(d) Brahmagiri

Answer.

5. Who among the following were first to have issued potin coins?
(a) Mauryans
(b) Magadhans
(c) Satavahanas
(d) Chedis

Answer.