of Gauda who killed Harsha’s brother and was
(a) i-A, ii-C, iii-E, iv-D, v-B
(b) i-B, ii-D, iii-A, iv-E, v-C
(c) i-C, ii-E, iii-B, iv-A, v-D
(d) i-D, ii-A, iii-C, iv-B, v-E
Assertion and Reason
Instructions:
Mark (a) if only Assertion (A) is true.
Mark (b) if only Reason (R) is true.
Mark (c) if both ‘A’ and ‘R’ are true and ‘R’ is the correct explanation for
‘A’.
Mark (d) if both ‘A’ and ‘R’ are true, but ‘R’ is not the correct explanation
for ‘R’.
Assertion (A): The practice of sati was prevalent among the higher classes
during Harsha’s period.
Reason (R): Bana has recorded that Harsha’s mother committed sati after the
death of her husband.
Assertion (A): Harsha issued a large number of silver coins.
Reason (R): The feudal practice of rewarding and paying officers with grants
of revenue-bearing lands on a large scale had begun under Harsha.
Assertion (A): Harsha is reported to have brought a tooth relic of the Buddha
from Kashmir.
Reason (R): Kashmir was annexed by Harsha in one of his military
campaigns.
Who is the author of Vikramankacharita?
(a) Ravi Kirti
(b) Mangalesa
(c) Bana
(d) Bilhana
Who was the founder of the Chalukyas of Badami?
(a) Kirtivarman I
(b) Vikramaditya I
(c) Pulakesin I
(d) Vijayaditya