(a) Prasenjit—Magadha
(b) Pradyota—Kosala
(c) Kalasoka—Avanti
(d) Udayana—Vatsa
Who was Jivaka of the sixth century BC?
(a) The talented and scheming minister of Ajatasatru.
(b) Bimbisara’s personal physician sent to cure the Avanti ruler of jaundice.
(c) The ruler of Anga who was defeated by Bimbisara.
(d) The prime minister of Dhana Nanda of Magadha.
Who among the following is considered to be the founder of the
mahajanapada of Magadha?
(a) Brahmadatta
(b) Palaka
(c) Jarasandha
(d) Mahasena
The ganarajya of Mallas was annexed to the Magadhan empire by
(a) Bimbisara
(b) Ajatasatru
(c) Sisunaga
(d) Dhana Nanda
Avanti was annexed by Magadha during the time of
(a) Mahapadma Nanda
(b) Ajatasatru
(c) Kalasoka
(d) Sisunaga
Which of the following pairs is correctly matched?
(a) Mallas—Sumsumasa
(b) Kolliyas—Ramagrama
(c) Bhaggas—Kesaputta
(d) Kalamas—Pava
Who was the first Persian emperor to conquer a part of India, which became
his twentieth satrapy?
(a) Darius I
(b) Cyrus