GK History Quiz – 6

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1. Which of the following rulers did not embrace Buddhism?
(a) Ashoka
(b) Harsha
(c) Kanishka
(d) Samudragupta

2. Jainism had the patronage of:
(a) Pushyamitra Sunga
(b) Kanishka
(c) Samudragupta
(d) Kharavela

3. Both Vardhaman Mahavira and Gautama Buddha preached their doctrines during the reign of:
(a) Ajatashatru
(b) Uday
(c) Bimbisara
(d) Harshavardhana

4. Identify the wrong statement:
(a) Original Buddhist religious texts were compiled in Pali
(b) Sthaviravada is an orthdox school of Jainism
(c) Jain saint mentioned in the Rigveda is Rishabhanath
(d) Jainism patronised Ardha-magadhi

5. Which one of the following is not included in the ‘eight-fold path’ of Buddhism?
(a) Right speech
(b) Right contemplation
(c) Right desire
(d) Right conduct

6. Who wrote the Kalpasutra?
(a) Bhadrabahu
(b) Sthulabhadra
(c) Gopala
(d) Gosala

7. The triratnas were stressed by:
(a) Buddha
(b) Mahavira
(c) Manu
(d) Gaudapada

8. Who was the first king to have the image of Lord Buddha inscribed on his coins?
(a) Ashoka
(b) Kanishka
(c) Dharmpala
(d) Harshavardhana

9. Which of the following was not a part of the Tripitakas (three baskets)?
(a) Jatakas
(b) Vinaya
(c) Sutta
(d) Abhidhamma

10. Relics of Buddha are preserved in a:
(a) Vihara
(b) Chaitya
(c) Stupa
(d) Monastery



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