(b) Military
(c) Welfare
(d) Revenue
Which one of the following Greek rulers was not a contemporary of Asoka?
(a) Antigonus Gonatus
(b) Ptolemy III Philadelphus
(c) Antiochus I
(d) Antiochus II Theos
In which edict or inscription did Asoka declared his faith in Buddha,
Dhamma and Sangha and called Buddha as Bhagavat?
(a) Maski Minor Rock Edict
(b) Rummindei Minor Pillar Edict
(c) Sarnath Pillar Edict
(d) Bhabra Minor Rock Edict
Which of the following statements are incorrect?
(i) Chandragupta Maurya belonged to the Maurya tribe.
(ii) Chandragupta was known to the Greeks as ‘Amitrochates’ or the
destroyer of foes.
(iii) Chandragupta and his followers are superior in arms to Dhana Nanda and
his soldiers.
(iv) Chandragupta is said to have died of self-starvation in south India.
Select the answer from the codes below:
(a) i and iii
(b) ii and iv
(c) iii and iv
(d) ii and iii
Which one of the following routes is said to be the royal road to Nepal?
(a) Pataliputra-Vaisali-Champaran-Nepal
(b) Pataliputra-Kapilavastu-Kasi-Nepal
(c) Pataliputra-Kasi-Vaisali-Nepal
(d) Pataliputra-Kasi-Champaran-Nepal
Which of the following symbols can be found on the royal punch-marked
silver coins of the Mauryan period?
(a) Lion-Hill Crescent