Friday, May 17, 2019

WBCS Polity and Constitution MCQs Prelims and Mains

Ancient Indian History PDF and MCQ with Answer P7

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31. Which of the following is the main reason for the development of towns in the Harappan period?
(A) Growth of Trade and commerce
(B) Increase in Agrarian surplus
(C) Development of Science and technology
(D) Development of Arts and crafts

Correct Answer: [B] Increase in Agrarian surplus.
32. At which of the following Ports have a sizable Roman settlement and a Roman factory have been discovered?
(A) Arikamedu
(B) Kaveripattanam
(C) Tamralipti
(D) Muziris or Mushri

Correct Answer: [A] Arikamedu.
33. The Gold coins of the Gupta dynasty were known as
(A) Muhara
(B) Varaha
(C) Sataman
(D) Dinara

Correct Answer: [D] Dinara.
34. Seaborne trade between India and Rome received great impetus during the reign of Roman Emperor
(A) Trajan
(B) Nero
(C) Augustus
(D) Claudius

Correct Answer: [B] Nero.
35. Which of the following statement is incorrect?
(A) Chandragupta was known to the Greeks as 'Amitroehates', the destroyer of foes
(B) Chandragupta is said to have died of slow starvation in south India
(C) Kautilya was Chandragupta's guide and mentor
(D) Chandragupta was succeeded by his son Bindusara

Correct Answer: [A] Chandragupta was known to the Greeks as 'Amitroehates', the destroyer of foes.


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