Post Gupta period/Vardhana Dynasty (550AD-647 AD)
1.Who deciphered th Brahmi and Kharoshthi scripts ?
(a) Piyadassi (b) Colin Mackenzie (c) Alexander Cunnigham (d) Sansanka
2.Which of the following was NOT composed by Harshavardhana
(a) Harshacharitra (b) Ratnavali (c) Priyadarshika (d) Nagananda
3.In whose court was Chinese embassy sent by “T” ang emperor ?
(a) Rajraja I (b) Rajendra I (c) Harshavardhana (d) Prantaka I
4.Which of the following ruels checked Harsavardhana’s expedition in South India ?
(a) Pulkesin I (b) Pulkesin II (c) Vikramaditya I (d) Vikramaditya II
5.The Rock –cut temples of Mahabalipuram were built under the Patronage of the—–
(a) Chola Kings (b) Pandya Kings (c)Pallava Kings (d) Satavahan
6.Which one of the followings inscriptions mentions Pulkesin II’S military success against Harshavardhan ?
7.Who was written the “Harshacharita”
(a) Kalidas (b) Banabhatta (c) Vishnugupta (d) Parimalgupta
8.Two great religious Conference were held by king Harshavardhana at—
(a)Kannauj and Prayug (b) Prayag and Thaneshwar (c) Thaeshwar and Vallabhi
9.Who sent Hieun-Tsang as an envoy to Harsha’sCourt ?
(a) Tai Tsung (b) Tung-Kuan (c)Ku Yen-Wu (d) None of these
10.Where was the capital of Sasanka ?
(a) Samatata (b) Tamralipta ) Karna Suvarna (d) Lakhnawati
11.Assertion (A): Harshavardhana convened the Prayag Assembly Reason (R) : He wanted to popularise only the\ Mahayan form of Buddhism. Codes :
(a) Both A and Rare true and Ris the correct explanation of A (b) Both Aand Rare true but Ris not a correct explanation of A Golfschoenen (c) A is true but R is false (d) A is false but R is true
12.Emperor Harsha’s southward march was stopped on theNarmada river by—
(a) Pulkesin I (b) Pulkesin II (c) Vikramaditya I – (d) Vikramaditya II