Uttar Pradesh General Awareness Question 16 March 2020 for Bharat Sevak Samaj and Mahajanapadas

Q1. Copper tools from which age were found in Meerut and Saharanpur?
(a) Mesolithic age
(b) Paleolithic age
(c) Neolithic age
(d) Chalcolithic age

Q2. Which site was discovered by Bharat Sevak Samaj on the bank of river Hindon?
(a) Alamgirpur
(b) Belan Valley
(c) Baghrikhor
(d) Morhana Mountain

Q3. Kosala (Ayodhya) mentioned in ‘Lord Rama story’ was related to which of the following dynasties?
(a) Videhi
(b) Ikshvaku
(c) Chandel
(d) Kuru

Q4. Which of the following Buddhist Literatures mentions the Mahajanapadas?
(a) Bhagavati Sutra
(b) Jataka
(c) Anguttara Nikaya
(d) Garbhavakranti Sutra

Q5. Mahajanapadas are contained in which of the Jain Literature?
(a) Anguttara Nikiaya
(b) Mahavastu
(c) Bhagavati Sulta
(d) None of the above

Q6. During the period of Mahajanapadas, Mathura was the capital of
(a) Vajji
(b) Vatsa
(c) Kasi
(d) Shurasena

Q7. The 23rd Tirthankara Parshwanatha was born in which of the following districts of Uttar Pradesh?
(a) Prayagraj
(b) Varanasi
(c) Kanpur
(d) Gorakhpur

Q8. In Uttar Pradesh, the Buddha gave his first sermon and laid the foundation of his work in
(a) Kushinagar
(b) Sankassa
(c) Sarnath
(d) 3Shravasti

Q9. At which of the following places Ashoka did not go for pilgrimage?
(a) Ayodha – Haridwar
(b) Gaya – Kushinagar
(c) Lumbini – Kapilvastu
(d) Sarnath – Shravasti

Q10. Which of the following pillars of Ashoka was not found in Uttar Pradesh?
(a) Sankassa
(b) Kalsi
(c) Topra
(d) Siddarth Nagar


S1. Ans.(d)

S2. Ans.(a)

S3. Ans.(b)

S4. Ans.(c)

S5. Ans.(c)

S6. Ans.(d)

S7. Ans.(b)

S8. Ans.(c)

S9. Ans.(a)

S10. Ans.(d)

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