(d) Rudradaman I
Menander, also known as Milinda, belonged to which of the following
foreign dynasties?
(a) Indo-Greeks
(b) Parthians
(c) Kushanas
(d) Sakas
Which one of the following literary works gives us information about the
political history of the Satavahanas?
(a) Bhasa’s Swapnavasavadatta
(b) Somadeva’s Kathasaritsagara
(c) Sudraka’s Mrichchhakatika
(d) Vajjika’s Kaumudi Mahotsava
Kharavela, a prominent political figure of the first century BC, was the ruler
of which of the following kingdoms?
(a) Magadha
(b) Anga
(c) Kalinga
(d) Vengi
Which of the following centres was the most famous for the manufacture of
woollen clothes during the pre-Gupta period?
(a) Varanasi
(b) Ujjain
(c) Mathura
(d) Gandhara
Which of the following was not one of the important industries of the post-
Mauryan period?
(a) Textiles
(b) Leather goods
(c) Iron-working
(d) Pottery
Which one of the following Mahayana Buddhist works belonging to the
second century BC gives a list of 36 types of artisans living at Rajagriha?
(a) Mahavastu