20 CDS-1 2022 Static GK History questions. Attempt this quiz to increase your scores. The passing percentage is 70%.
#1. The Atharvaveda informs us about
the elite traditions of later Vedic society
the folk traditions of later Vedic period
the socio-religious conditions of the common people of the Vedic society
None of the above #2. Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?
Banabhatta : Harshacharita
Bharavi : Mehmadhava
Bhavabhuti : Kiratarjuniya
Bhartuhari : Geet Govinda #3. Mohenjodaro is also known as?
mound of the living
mound of the great
Mound of the dead
Mound of the survivors #4. Which of the following animals were domesticated by the Harappans
Pig,horse,oxen,elephant #5. The great grammarian Patanjali of ancient India was whose contemporary?
Chandragupta Maurya #6. The 9th Mandala of the Rig Veda Samhita is devoted to?
Indra and his elephant
Gods related to plants
Urvashi and the heaven
Soma and the god who is named after the drink #7. Who was Paura during the Maurya Empire?
Governor of the city
Chief Judge #8. The earliest Buddhist literature which deal with the stories of the various birth of Buddha are?
Sutta Pitaka #9. The style in which Tamil and Sanskrit mixed is called?
Manippravalam #10. Who among the following is known to have maintained the Silk Route and trade?
Vima Kadphises #11. The site of Harappa is located on the bank of river? #12. Which Chinese travelers visited the Kingdoms of Harshvardhana and Kumar Bhaskar Varma?
Sun Shuyun #13. The most extensive foreign trade during the Gupta Age was that of which precious stone?
Sapphire #14. The only inscribed stone portrait of Emperor Ashoka has been found at?
Kanaganahalli #15. The fourth Buddhist council was held in Kashmir under the leadership of?
Bindusara #16. The Lilavati of Bhaskara is a standard text on?
Mathematics #17. Sangam literature formed a very important source for the reconstruction of the history of South India.It was written in which language?
Malayalam #18. Who was the author of Silappadikarma?
Seethalai Saathanaar #19. Which one of the following city was initially the most powerful city in the 6th century BC?
Kashi #20. The god with there heads and horns,surrounded by animals,represented on a seal from Mohenjodaro is said to be?