6th Century B.C. Political Condition MCQ Set-3

41. Who was the founder of Karnata dynasty?

(A) Nanyadev
(B) Narsimhadev
(C) Vijaydev
(D) Haridev

Answer (A) Nanyadev

[60th to 62nd BPSC (Pre) 2016]

42. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the code given below.

List-I (King) List-II (State)
(a) Pradyot 1. Magadha
(b) Udayin 2. Vatsa
(c) Prasenjit 3. Avanti
(d) Ajatshatru 4. Kosala

Code
(A) (a) – 1, (b) – 2, (c) – 3, (d) – 4
(B) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 2, (d) – 1
(C) (a) – 3, (b) – 2, (c) – 4, (d) – 1
(D) (a) – 4, (b) – 1, (c) – 3, (d) – 2

Answer (C) (a) – 3, (b) – 2, (c) – 4, (d) – 1

[UP Lower(Spl) (Pre) 2004 UPPCS (Pre) 2000]

43. 16 Janpadas of the age of Mahajanapadas have often been mentioned in the Buddhist literature which of the following Janapadas have been mentioned by Panini in his Ashtadhyayi?

1. Magadh
2. Ashmak
3. Kosala
4. Chedi
5. Vatsa

Code
(A) 1, 2 and 3
(B) 4 and 5
(C) 3, 4 and 5
(D) 1, 3 and 5

Answer (D) 1, 3 and 5

[RAS/RTS (Re. Exam) (Pre) 2013]

44. In which of the following texts the list of the sixteen great states (Shodasha Mahajanapadas) of ancient India occur?

1. Arthashastra
2. Anguttara Nikaya
3. Digha Nikaya
4. Bhagavati Sutra

Select the correct answer from the code given below.
Code
(A) 2 and 4
(B) 2, 3 and 4
(C) 1 and 2
(D) 1, 2 and 3

Answer (A) 2 and 4

[RAS/RTS (Pre) 2016]

45. Arrange the following Magadhan dynasties in the chronological order

1. Nandas
2. Sungas
3. Mauryas
4. Haryankas

Choose the answer from the following code.
(A) 2, 1, 4 and 3
(B) 4, 1, 3 and 2
(C) 3, 2, 1 and 4
(D) 1, 3, 4 and 2

Answer (B) 4, 1, 3 and 2

[Chhattisgarh PCS (Pre) 2008]

46. Read the statements I and II and choose the correct answer from the code given below.

I. The sixth century B.C. was a period of great religious upheaval in all parts of the world.
II. The Vedic religion had become very complex.

Code
(A) Both I and II are false
(B) Both I and II are true
(C) I is true, while II is false
(D) I is false, while II is true

Answer (B) Both I and II are true

[Uttarakhand PCS (Pre) 2012]

47. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the code given below.

List-I (Ancient Places of U.P.) List-II (Capital)
(a) Kuru 1. Saket
(b) Panchal 2. Kaushambi
(c) Kosala 3. Ahichhatra
(d) Vatsa 4. Indraprastha

(A) (a) – 1, (b) – 2, (c) – 3, (d) – 4
(B) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 1, (d) – 2
(C) (a) – 3, (b) – 4, (c) – 2, (d) – 1
(D) (a) – 4, (b) – 2, (c) – 3, (d) – 1

Answer (B) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 1, (d) – 2

[UPPCS (Pre) 2008]