(d) Metallurgy
Which part of the Mahabharata represents Sudras as the destroyers of the
(a) Aranya Parva
(b) Anusasana Parva
(c) Bhagavad Gita
(d) Yudha Parva
Which inscription of Skandagupta mentions the Hunas and Pushyamitras as
his most serious enemies?
(a) Allahabad Pillar Inscription
(b) Junagarh Rock Inscription
(c) Indore Pillar Inscription
(d) Supia Pillar Inscription
Which of the following Gupta rulers is said to have embraced Buddhism
towards the end of his reign and also founded the Nalanda University?
(a) Skandagupta
(b) Buddhagupta
(c) Purugupta
(d) Kumaragupta I
Which of the following statements about Guptan inscriptions are true?
(i) They are divided into 23 private records and 19 official documents on the
basis of their purpose.
(ii) Twenty-seven of the Guptan inscriptions are written on stone, while 14 of
them are recorded on copper plates and only one is on an iron column.
(iii) Out of all the Guptan inscriptions, five are in the nature of prasastis.
(iv) Ten of them record the sale of land by the state itself for the purpose of
endowment to Brahmins and temples.
(v) Four of them record royal grants of land to religious persons and
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, ii and iii
(b) ii, iii and iv
(c) i, ii and iv
(d) All of them