G.K. Questions for CTET Exam

1.   Samudragupta has been given the title of
‘Indian Napolean’ by the 

     historian.
(a) Romila Thapar            (b) V.A. Smith
(c) R.C. Mazumdar          (d) R.S. Sharma
2.    The decimal numeral system, including
the concept of zero was invented in India during which one of the following
dynasty?
(a) Saka                           (b) Cupta
(c) Pala                            (d) Chola
3.       In which century did the famous Chinese
pilgrim Fahien visit India?
(a) 4th Century AD           (b) 5th Century AD
(c) 6th Century AD           (d) 7th Century AD
4.     
Who was the founder of the Gupta
dynasty?
(a) Chandragupta I           (b) Srigupta
(c) Samudragupta            (d) Skandgupta
5.     
Which one of the following was the
official language of Gupta period?
(a) Pali                             (b)
Magadhi
(c) Prakrit                         (d)
Sanskrit
6.     
Sudraka’s ‘Mrichhakatikam’ is a
(a) drama                         (b) novel
(c) poem                          (d)
short story
7.    The six district school of Indian
Philosophy Sankhya, Yoga, Nyaya, Vaishasika, Mimansa, Vedanta became fully
articulated during the  
(a) Vedic Age                   (b) Gupta Age
(c) Kushana Age              (d) Maurya Age
8.  The Prayage Prasasti/Allahabad Pillar
Inscription is associated with which one of the following?
(a) Mahapadmananda      (b) Chandragupta Maurya
(c) Ashoka                        (d)
Samudragupta
9.       Aryabhatta and Varahmihira belong to
which age
(a) Guptas                        (b) Cholas
(c) Mauryas                      (d) Mughals
10.  
‘Kumarasambhavam’, an epic, was composed
by
(a) Banabhatta                 (b) Chandbardai
(c) Harisen                       (d)
Kalidasa
ANSWERS:
1
b
2
b
3
b
4
b
5
d
6
a
7
b
8
d
9
a
10
d

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