Medieval History MCQ for RRBs/SSC Examination

1. In the medieval India Iqta was
(a) hereditary assignment
(b) the personal property of the nodels
(c) generally transferable revenue assignment
(d) Jagir seized by the State after the death of the holder.
2. The Indus or the Harappan culture is
(a) Neolithic culture
(b) palaeolithic culture
(c) chalcolithic culture
(d) post chalcolithic culture
3. Which one of the following mentioned division of the Mauryan Society into seven classes?
(a) Ashoka’s Edicts
(b) Indica
(c) Kautilaya’s Arthshastra
(d) Vishnu Purana
4. Which of the following Jain doctrines is /are considered as the original contribution of Mahavira?
4.Sexual continence (brahamacharya)
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
(a) 1 only (b) 1 and 2
(c) 2 and 3 (d) 4 only
5. The concept of Autaravad is associated with
(a) Hinayana (b) Shaivism
(c) Tantricism (d) Vaishnavism
6. The Varnas came to be transformed into the hereditary castes during the
(a) Later Vedic period
(b) Gupta period
(c) Mauryan period
(d) Vedic period
7. Considers the following statements:
Assertion (A) : Human figure was the pivot of the sculpture of the Gupta period.
Reason (R) : In the Gupta period, the artists lost interest in nature. Of the the statements.
(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
8. In ancient and early medieval India, Agrahara denoted
(a) Jaina monastic establishment
(b) Secular land grants
(c) Tax free land gifted to temples
(d) Tax free village possessed byBrahman
9. Consider the following Mughal rulers after Aurangzeb:
(1) Alamgir II (2) Farrukh Siyar
(3) Jahandar Shah (4) Shah Alam II
The correct answer chronological sequences of these rulers is:
(a) 3, ,2, 4, 1 (b) 2, 3, 4, 1
(c) 2, 3, 1, 4 (d) 3, 2, 1, 4

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