(b) Buddhists
(c) Brahmins
(d) Jainas
Which of the following statements is incorrect?
(a) Buddhism, Jainism and several Brahmanical sects emphasised the sanctity
of family and property.
(b) Numerous Sanskrit verses place wife and property in the same category.
(c) The Buddhist sources did not prescribe the preservation of patriarchal
family and private property.
(d) Brahmanical texts call for the preservation of private property and
patriarchal family.
Who introduced the aksayanivi system of land tenure, that is, perpetual
endowments of land revenues?
(a) Kushanas
(b) Sakas
(c) Satavahanas
(d) Sungas
Match List I with List II and choose the answer from the codes given below.
         List I            List II
      (i) Kakini         (A) Land measurement equal to one and half acre.
      (ii) Pranaya       (B) Benevolences
      (iii) Nivartana (C) Copper coins
      (iv) Visti         (D) Forced labour
(a) i-A, ii-B, iii-C, iv-D
(b) i-C, ii-B, iii-A, iv-D
(c) i-B, ii-C, iii-A, iv-D
(d) i-C, ii-A, iii-B, iv-D
Which one of the following sources gives information about export of iron
and steel to Abyssinian ports?
(a) Milinda Panho
(b) Digha Nikaya
(c) Periplus of the Erythrean Sea
(d) Mahavastu