Most Important Oneliner From Ancient History(Maurya Period)


Most Important Oneliner From Ancient History

Most Important Oneliner From Ancient History (Mauryan Period)

    1. Bindusara was known as: AMITRAGHATA
    2. The event that brought about a profound change in Ashoka’s administrative policy: THE KALINGA WAR
    3. The name of Ashoka has been mentioned in: MINOR ROCK EDICT OF MASKI
    4. Megasthenes was an envoy of: SELEUCUS
    5. Name the king who defeated Selecus, the administrator of Sindh and Afghanistan appointed by Alexander: CHANDRAGUPTA
    6. Sanchi Stupa was constructed by: ASHOKA
    7. An Ashokan edict is located in Uttaranchal at: KALSI
    8. Name of Chanakya in his childhood: VISHNUGUPTA
    9. Name of south Indian kingdom mentioned in Ashokan inscription are: CHOLA, PANDYA, SATIYAPUTA
    10. The valleys of Sindhu, Ganga and Jamuna were brought together for the first time under one political authority by: CHANDRAGUPTA MAURYA
    11. The monk who influenced Ashoka to embrace Buddhism was: UPA GUPTA
    12. Kautilya was the prime minister of: CHANDRAGUPTA MAURYA
    13. The last Mauryan emperor was: BRIHADRATHA
    14. Great Stupa of Sanchi is at: MADHYA PRADESH
    15. The Brahmi inscription of Ashoka was first deciphered by: JAMES PRINCEP
    16. Ashoka was also known by the name: DEVANAMPRIYADARSHI
    17. Sandrocottus was identified as Chandragupta Maurya by: William Jones
    18. Chanakya the famous teacher of Chandragupta maurya was associated with: TAKSHASILA
    19. Kautilya’s Arthashastra was divided in: 15 adhikaranas
    20. Chandragupta Maurya was a contemporary of: Alexander, the Great
    21.  Indica was written by: MEGASTHENES
    22. The notion of saptanga that was introduced in ‘Arthashastra’ includes: KINGS, TERRITORY, ADMINISTRATION AND TREASURY
    24. 13th Rock Edict of Ashoka provides description of: the horrors of Kalinga war
    25. Ashoka belonged to: Mauryan dynasty
    26. The most famous educational centre during Mauryan age: TAXILA
    27. A Buddhist council during the reign of Ashoka was held at: PATALIPUTRA
    28. The dynasty ruled over Magadha after Nanda dynasty: MAURYA
    29. Chandragupta Maurya figures prominently in the book of: VISHAKHADATTA
    30. Kautilya’s ‘Arthashastra’ deals with the aspects of: POLITICAL POLICIES
    31. Megasthenes divided Indian society in: SEVEN CATEGORIES
    32. Rajuka was appointed by: Ashoka to administer justice in his empire.
    33. The language used in Ashokan inscription: PRAKRIT
    34. The oldest dynasty of India: MAURYA
    35. The Mauryan ruler conquered the Deccan: BINDUSARA

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