(vi) To carry out certain social obligations
Select the correct answer from the codes below:
(a) i, ii, iii and iv
(b) ii, iii, v and vi
(c) i, iii, iv, v and vi
(d) All of them
Consider the following statements—one labelled as Assertion (A) and the
other labelled as Reason (R).
Assertion (A): Land grants of the post-Gupta period throw light on the social
configuration of the village.
Reason (R): Caste-wise identification of the villagers was made in most of
the land charters of the time.
In the context of the above two statements which one of the following is
(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A.
(c) A is true but R is false.
(d) A is false but R is true.
From which period of Indian history did the big merchants, called sethis,
enjoy bhogagamas?
(a) Pre-Maurya period
(b) Maurya period
(c) Post-Maurya period
(d) Gupta period
Which one of the following was not an agrarian tax?
(a) Bhaga
(b) Kara
(c) Sulka
(d) Halivakara
Which of the following statements about the Indore grant of AD 397 are true?
(i) It was made by a local merchant to a Brahmin.
(ii) The conditions of the grant were those of a devagrahara grant.
(iii) It was made with the consent of maharaja Swamidasa, a feudatory of the
imperial Guptas.