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The language adopted for preaching in Mahayana Buddhism was

A) Pali B) Brahmi
C) Sanskrit D) Prakrit
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Sanskrit

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Chinese traveller Hiuen-Tsang studied at the University of

A) Taxila B) Vikramshila
C) Magadh D) Nalanda
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Nalanda

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Where did Lord Buddha breathe his last

A) Rajgir B) Bodh Gaya
C) Sarnath D) Kushinagar
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Kushinagar

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Whom can we call the first national ruler of India?

A) Chandragupta Maurya B) Kanishka
C) Harsah D) Ajatasatru
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Chandragupta Maurya

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The ancient name of North Bihar was

A) Vajji B) Vatsa
C) Surasena D) Avant
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Vajji

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An advanced water management system of Harappan times has been unearthed at

A) Dholavira B) Lothal
C) Kalibangan D) Alamgirpur
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Dholavira

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Panini, the first Grammarian of Sanskrit language in India,lived during the

A) 2nd Century BC B) 6th-5th Century BC
C) 2nd century AD D) 5th-6th Century AD
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 6th-5th Century BC

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Which of the following animals was not known to the Indus Valley Civilization

A) Bull B) Horse
C) Giraffe D) Elephant
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Giraffe

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