General Studies MCQs are the basic part of Himachal competitive exams. It is helpful to HPSSSB, and State Banks Exams. It is a series of General knowledge MCQ (including Indian History MCQs, Static gk) also help in the National level examination, Sainik School, NDA, and army exams, etc.
Q1. Megasthenes, the envoy of Selucas, was received in the court of:
(C) Chandragupta Vikramaditya
(D) Chandragupta Maurya
Q2. After the Kalinga war, Ashoka:
(A) Restored all the kingdoms he had conquered
(B) Abandoned of culture the policy of physical conquests in favor of cultural conquests.
(C) Renounced his kingdom and became a sadhu
(D) Followed the policy of physical occupation more rigorously
Q3. Which of the following is called the first discourse of Buddha at Deer Park in Sarnath?
Q4. Which of the following was a well-known patron of the Mahayana form a Buddhism?
Q5. Ashoka is generally referred to in his inscriptions?
Q6. Which of the following dynasty belonged to Gondophernes?
(A) The Satavahana dynasty
(B) The Saka dynasty
(C) The Parthian dynasty
(D) The Kushana dynasty
Q7. Which of the following period were the foreigners absorbed in large number in the Indian society?
(A) The Rajput period
(B) The Mauryan period
(C) Post-Mauryan period
(D) The Gupta period
Q8. The Vimana style in temple architecture came into vogue during the reign of :
Q9. Which of the following inscriptions is Ashoka mentioned by name?
(A) Maski inscription/Gurjara
(B) Lamghan inscription
(C) Major Rock Edict at Girnar
(D) None of these
Q10. The distinct line of demarcation between Digambaras and Svetambaras is about :
(A) Wearing of dress
(B) Sacred texts
(D) Existence of God