The Guptas - Important Question Paper

11th Standard

    Reg.No. :
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

History

Time : 01:00:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 45

    Part A

    Multiple Choice Question

    7 x 1 = 7
  1. Which is the least reliable of the sources for the study of Gupta period?

    (a)

    Literary sources

    (b)

    Epigraphical sources

    (c)

    Numismatic sources

    (d)

    Myths and legends

  2. Choose and match:

    Literary Works Author
    1.Dhanvantri Suryasiddantha
    2.Varahamihira Amarakosha
    3.Harisena Brihadsamhita
    4.Amarasimha Ayurveda
    (a)

    4,3,1,2

    (b)

    4,1,2,3

    (c)

    4,2,1,3

    (d)

    4,3,2,1

  3. _______ was given the title “Kaviraja”.

    (a)

    Chandragupta I

    (b)

    Samudragupta

    (c)

    Chandragupta II

    (d)

    Srigupta

  4. ___________, a Chinese traveller, presented an idyllic picture of Indian society in the fifth century CE.

    (a)

    Itsing

    (b)

    Hieun-Tsang

    (c)

    Fahien

    (d)

    Wang-Hieun-Tse

  5. Which one of the following is the wrong option for the rock-cut cave temple of Gupta Period ?
    (i) Udayagiri cave (Odisha)
    (ii) Ajanta and Ellora caves (Maharashtra)
    (iii) Elephanta cave (Maharashtra)
    (iv) Bagh (Madhya Pradesh)

    (a)

    i

    (b)

    ii

    (c)

    iii

    (d)

    iv

  6. The first regular Buddhist work on logic was written by __________

    (a)

    Dignaga

    (b)

    Vasubandhu

    (c)

    Chandrogamia

    (d)

    Varahamihira

  7. ____________ is the notable lyric of Kalidasa.

    (a)

    Sankunthalam

    (b)

    Raghuvamsa

    (c)

    Kumarasambhava

    (d)

    Megaduta

  8. Part B

    Answer All Questions

    4 x 2 = 8
  9. Write down the names of Gupta rulers in chronological order until Skanda Gupta

  10. What do you know of Huns?

  11. Attempt a brief account of Fahien on Mathura.

  12. List down the Buddhist scholars along with their literary works

  13. Part C

    Answer All Questions

    5 x 3 = 15
  14. Describe the administrative divisions of Gupta Empire.

  15. Write a short note on Vikramashila University.

  16. Gupta period also recorded the growth of Jaina literature. Elaborate.

  17. Comment on the scientific advancement made during Gupta period.

  18. What could be the reasons for the decline of the Gupta Empire? Suggest any three reasons.

  19. Part D

    Answer All Questions

    3 x 5 = 15
  20. “Gupta period is called the Golden Age of Ancient India.” Give reasons.

  21. Describe the land classification and land tenures followed in Guptas’ times.

  22. Examine the role of guilds during Gupta period.

*****************************************

Reviews & Comments about The Guptas Important Question Paper In 11th History

Write your Comment