1) Throughout the Greater Part of the Empire, The Ashokan inscriptions were composed in

a) Prakrit language and written in Brahmi script

b) Prakrit language and written in Kharosthi script

c) Sanskrit language and written in Devanagri script

d) Sanskrit language and written in Brahmi script

2) One of the edicts discovered in 1915, which gave the name of its Author as King Ashoka Priyadarsi, is

a) Girnar edict

b) Mansehra edict

c) Maski edict

d) Sarnath inscription

3) Sudarshan Lake in Saurashtra was constructed during the reign of

a) Chandragupta Maurya

b) Bindusara

c) Ashoka

d) None of the above

4) In which of the following sects was Bindusara Interested ?

a) Jainism

b) Buddhism

c) Ajivikas

d) Lokayata

5) In which of the following edicts does Ashoka Express his faith in the Buddhist Creed ?

a) Bhabru edict

b) Maski edict

c) Dhauli edict

d) Jaugada edict