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  • 1. The University of Nalanda was set-up by which Gupta ruler?
    A. Kumaragupta II B. Kumaragupta I
    C. Chandragupta II D. Samudragupta

  • 2.
    Among the precious stones, the most extensive foreign trade during the Gupta age was that of
    A. Diamonds B. Ruby
    C. Pearl D. Sapphire

  • 3.
    In the Gupta age, Varahamihira wrote the famous book, ‘Brihat Samhita’. It was a treatise on
    A. Astronomy
    B. Statecraft
    C. Ayurvedic system of medicine
    D. Economics

  • 4.
    Which among the following statements regarding the Gupta Dynasty is/are correct?

    1. The Kumaramatyas were the most important of the Dynasty and they were appointed directly by the king in the home provinces.

    2. The village headmen lost importance and of the transactions began to be effected without their consent.

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below
    A. Only 1 B. Only 2
    C. Both 1 and 2 D. Neither 1 nor 2

  • 5. Who has been called the Napolean of India?
    A. Chandragupta B. Vikramaditya
    C. Samudragupta D. Sikandagupta