(b) ii, iii and iv
(c) i, ii, iv and v
(d) All of them
According to Gupta inscriptions, Gupta state maintained a department to look
after the land dealings. Which of the following is not a function performed by
this department?
(a) Maintenance of land records
(b) Land measurement
(c) Land sale
(d) Water supply to all
Which of the following statements is incorrect about land measurement in
Gupta period?
(a) Narada gave the smallest unit of practical linear measure as the angula.
(b) According to the Markandeya Purana and Arthasastra 24 angulas are
equal to one hasta.
(c) In eastern part of the Gupta empire a peculiar system of land measurement
was common with units known as adhavapa, dronavapa and kulyavapa.
(d) There was a definite standard of land measurement throughout the whole
of the Gupta empire.
Match the inscriptions in List I with the gods they praise in List II and choose
the answer from the codes given below:
          List I                                           List II
      (i) Udayagiri cave inscription                     (A) Vishnu
      (ii) Junagarh inscription                          (B) Siva
      (iii) Indore copper plate                          (C) Swami Mahasena
      (iv) Bilsad pillar inscription                     (D) Sun God
(a) i-C, ii-A, iii-D, iv-B
(b) i-D, ii-A, iii-B, iv-C
(c) i-B, ii-A, iii-D, iv-C
(d) i-D, ii-C, iii-B, iv-A
Match List I with List II and select the answer from the codes given below:
          List I                          List II
      (i) Chauraddharanika            (A) Officers in charge of land revenue