1) Consider the following : 1.Chandragupta Maurya renounced the throne under the influence of Jain saint Bhadrabahu. 2.Both Chandragupta and Bhadrabahu settled down at Shravanabelagola. Which of the following are correct ?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) both 1 and 2

d) neither 1 nor 2

2) Consider the following : 1.Megasthenes was the Greek amdassador in the court of Chandragupta Maurya. 2.His book Indica gives details about the Mauryan administration, particularly about administration of capital city Pataliputra. Which of the above are correct ?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) both 1 and 2

d) neither 1 nor 2

3) The details of Ashokas War with Kalinga is Given in the

a) Kalinga Edict

b) Eleventh Rock Edict

c) Thirteenth Rock Edict

d) Seventh Pillar Edict

4) Who was called ss "Amitragatha" meaning Slayer of Enemies ?

a) Chandragupta Maurya

b) Bindusara

c) Ashoka

d) Ajatasatru

5) Ashoka Embraced Buddhism under uhe influence of Buddist Monk

a) Upagupta

b) Taranatha

c) Tissa

d) Nagarjuna

6) The Last Mauryan King who was Assassinated by Pushyamitra Sunga was

a) Dasaratha

b) Sangamitra

c) Kunala

d) Brihatratha

7) Apart from India, the Ashokan inscriptions are found in 1.Nepal 2.Pakistan 3.Afghanistan

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 1 and 3 only

c) 2 and 3 only

d) 1,2 and 3