The division of India into five parts is to be found in which of the following
(a) Aitareya
(b) Tandyamaha
(c) Jaiminiya
(d) Kausitaki
Which of the following contains the famous Gayatri mantra, addressed to the
solar deity Savitri?
(a) Chandogya Upanishad
(b) Taittiriya Brahmana
(c) Rig Ved & Samhita
(d) Yajur Veda Samhita
Which of the following varnas was the most numerous one comprising the
common people in the Vedic period?
(a) Sudras
(b) Vaishyas
(c) Kshatriyas
(d) Brahmins
Which of the following mentions the word gotra for the first time?
(a) Rig Veda
(b) Yajur Veda
(c) Sama Veda
(d) Atharva Veda
Which one of the following tribal assemblies is considered as the oldest of
(a) Sabha
(b) Samiti
(c) Vidata
(d) Gana
Which of the following works was the earliest to deal with the origin of
kingship in the form of a legend?
(a) Rig Veda
(b) Aitareya Brahmana
(c) Chandogya Upanishad