(ii) Traders
(iii) Jaina monks
(iv) Buddhist monks
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) All of them
(b) ii, iii and iv
(c) iii and iv
(d) ii and iv
‘It is not possible to record with accuracy the number of Mauryan cities on
account of their multiplicity.’ Who stated this?
(a) Arrian
(b) Justin
(c) Heliokles
(d) Megasthenes
The Mauryas appointed a number of officials for different duties. But one
section of officials outnumbered the rest. Identify that section.
(a) Welfare
(b) Military
(c) Justice
(d) Revenue
According to Kautilya’s Arthasastra, amatyas and other higher officials are
to be appointed only after subjecting them to some tests. Which of the
following is not one of them?
(a) Greed for money
(b) Weakness for women
(c) Spiritual level
(d) Test of courage
Asoka’s dhamma can be best described as:
(a) corrupt Buddhist dhamma
(b) a religious approach to social problems
(c) socioethical code of condl:lct
(d) modified form of Dharmasastras
Who was the Persian that was appointed by Asoka to administer Saurashtra?
(a) Justin