Quiz Set – 23


INDIAN History Quiz set series for All competitive exams General Knowledge Section.
Q221. The Buddha preached his first sermon at
(a) Sanchi
(b) Sarnath
(c) Kapilavastu
(d) Bodh Gaya
(b) Sarnath
Q222. The first Buddhist council was held at
(a) Rajgir
(b) Vaishali
(c) Pataliputra
(d) Kashmir

(a) Rajgir
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Q223. Which one of the following Harappan site wherein a Persian Gulf seal has been unearthed
(a) Harappa
(b) Mohen-jo-Daro
(c) Lothal
(d) Kalibhangan
(c) Lothal
Q224. According to Megasthenes, number of caste in india was
(a) 5
(b) 6
(c) 7
(d) 8

Q225. The Indus Valley Civilization was first discovered in the year
(a) 1910
(b) 1916
(c) 1921
(d) 1935

(c) 1921
Q226. The First Jain Council was held at
(a) Vaishali
(b) Vallabhi
(c) Pataliputra
(d) Manali

(c) Pataliputra
Q227. How many committees were there in the Municipal Administration of Pataliputra during the Mauryan period
(a) 2
(b) 4
(c) 5
(d) 6

Q228. The main feature of the Dravidan style of Temple Architecture is
(a) Sikhara
(b) Vimana
(c) Gopuram
(d) Mandapam

(b) Vimana
Q229. Which king was also known by the name “Amitraghata”
(a) Bimbisara
(b) Bindusara
(c) Chandragupta Maurya
(d) Ashoka

(b) Bindusara
Q230. Who passed the Indian Universities Act of 1904
(a) Lytton
(b) Ripon
(c) Mayo
(d) Curzon

(d) Curzon