(i) Valanadus
(ii) Nadus
(iii) Mandalams
(iv) Kurrams
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, iii, ii, iv
(b) iii, i, ii, iv
(c) ii, iv, i, iii
(d) iv, i, ii, iii
That the bodyguards of the Chola emperors burnt themselves on the funeral
pyres of their masters when they died is known to us from
(a) Kamban
(b) Sekkilar
(c) Marco Polo
(d) Nicolo de Co
Pattinams were
(a) temple towns
(b) industrial cities
(c) port cities
(d) trade centres
The annual income of the Rajarajesvara temple in the form of grain from the
land donated to it was worth about—kgs of gold.
(a) 500
(b) 100
(c) 250
(d) 750
Who founded kulinism, i.e. the system of nobility among the Brahmins and
Kayasthas of Bengal?
(a) Dharmapala
(b) Gopala
(c) Ballalasena
(d) Vijayasena
Consider List I and List II:
          List I