MCQ related to Vedic Period for competitive examinations.

MCQ related to Vedic Period for competitive examinations.

MCQ related to Vedic Period for competitive examinations.

Click Here to read about Vedic Period in details

Questions Options
1. Who told that Germany was the Homeland of Aryans?Giles
Penka
Shroeder
Mach
Penka
Show Ans
2. Which among the following historians authored the European Theory about the homeland of Aryans?B.G.Tilak
Max Muller
W.Jones
D.Saraswati
W.Jones
Show Ans
3. Who told that Central Asia was the original home of Aryans?G. Childe
E.Meyer
Max-Mullar
B.G.Tilak
Max-Muller
Show Ans
4. Who gave the theory that Tibet was the homeland of Aryans?D.Saraswati and pargiter
D.Saraswati and Nehring
B.G.Tilak and Pargiter
B.G.Tilak and Shroader
D.Saraswati and pargiter
Show Ans
5. The word “Veda” was derived from the word “Vid”. What is the meaning of this word?GOD
Knowledge
Wisdom
Religious
Knowledge
Show Ans
6. What are the total numbers of Upnishads?108
124
148
169
108
Show Ans
7. Which among the following Veda contains the “Purusha Sukta ” part?Rigveda
Samaveda
Yajurveda
Atharvaveda
Rigveda
Show Ans
8. What is the name of the tax collected from the common people by the Kings of the Vedic Period?Verman
Bali
Kara
Vidhata
Bali
Show Ans
9. Which of these following practices was not known to the Rigvedic people?Polygamy
Purdah System
Polyandry
Child Marriage
Child Marriage
Show Ans
10. How many references of River Ganga are there in Rigveda?1
3
4
7
1
Show Ans
11. Who was the Great Lawmaker during the Rigvedic Period?Chanakya
Banabhatta
Kaipal
Manu
Manu
Show Ans
12. How many references of River Yamuna are there in Rigveda?1
3
5
7
3
Show Ans
13. Which place is known as the heartland of Rigvedic Culture?Afghanistan
Ganga – Yamuna Doab
Rajasthan
Sapta Sindhav
Sapta Sindhav
Show Ans
14. Which veda is known as Purahit Darpan?Rig Veda
Sama Veda
Yajur Veda
Atharva Veda
Yajur veda
Show Ans
15. Gayatri Mantra is contain in which of the following Veda?Rigveda
Samaveda
Yajur Veda
Atharva Veda
Rigveda
Show Ans
16. Medical Science deals with which of thefollowing veda?Rigveda
Samaveda
Yajurveda
Atharvaveda
Atharvaveda
Show Ans

17. Which of the following river is most mentioned in Rigveda?Sindhu
Ganga
Yamuna
Narmada
Sindhu
Show Ans
18. Which of the following river is the holiest river in the Rigveda?Saryu
Indus
Saraswati
yamuna
Saraswati
Show Ans
20. Who was the founder of the Yoga Society?Gautam
Patanjali
Jamini
Sankaracharya
Patanjali
Show Ans
21. Gavisti is the term used in Rigveda for?Camel Cart
Buffalo- Cart
Ox- Cart
War in search of Cow
War in search of Cow
Show Ans
22. Pathikrit is the Rigvedic term for-Fire God
Forest God
Air God
Water God
Fire God
Show Ans
23. Sira is the Rigvedic term for potter
Plough
Goldsmith
Medico-Man
Plough
Show Ans
24. Ayas is the Rigvedic term for
Gold
Silver
Iron
Copper
Copper
Show Ans
25. How many mantras does Rigveda contain?1021
1025
1028
1020
1028
Show Ans
26. Rigveda has been organised into how many Mandals?7
10
9
11
10
Show Ans
27. What is Nishka in the Vedic period?Weapon
Gold
Coin
Plough
Coin
Show Ans
28. How many times Rigveda contains the word”Jan”?250
275
285
280
275
Show Ans
29. How many Hymns are there in Sama Veda1028
1025
1603
1540
1603
Show Ans
30. What was the family structure of the Rigvedic Aryan?Matrilineal
Patriarchal
Matriarchial
Patrilineal
Patriarchial
Show Ans
31. How many hymns are there in Yajurveda?1028
1025
1603
1549
1549
Show Ans
32. How many numbers of Purans11
18
43
10
18
Show Ans

33. Which of the following GODS do not belong to the Rigvedic Period?Indra
Marut
Shiva
Aditi
Shiva
Show Ans
34. The Word Aryan denotes–Cultivation
A race
Pastoral Society
Brahmachari
A Race
Show Ans
35. Which among the followings are the oldest Veda?Atharvaveda
Rigveda
Yajruveda
Samveda
Rigveda
Show Ans
36.The most prominent deity in the Rigveda was–Agni
Indra
Vishnu
Shiva
Indra
Show Ans
37. The first permanent home of the Aryans in India was–Punjab
Haryana
Sindh
Gujarat
Punjab
Show Ans
38. Whom does the Gayatri Mantra in the Rigveda address?Indra
Agni
Savitri
Barun
Savitri
Show Ans
39. The river Chenab was known during the vedic period by the name–Askini
Purushni
Shutudri
Vitasta
Askini
Show Ans
40. Which one of the following tribal assemblies is considered as the oldest of all?Bidhata
Sabha
Samiti
Gana
Bidhata
Show Ans
41. Which of the following veda deals with magic spells and witchcraft?Rigveda
Samveda
Yajurveda
Atharvaveda
Atharvaveda
Show Ans
42. Which of the following animals was probably not known to the vedic periodElephant
Lion
Tiger
Horse
Tiger
Show Ans
43. Which of the following pairs are incorrectly matched?Asikini – Chenab
Sutudra – Sutlej
Vipas – Jhelam
Purushini – Ravi
Vipas – Jhelam
Show Ans
44. The term used to denote a group of families in the Vedic society was- Jana
Vish
Gotra
Grama
Jana
Show Ans
45. Ayurveda has its origin in —Rigveda
Samveda
Yajurveda
Atharvaveda
Atharvaveda
Show Ans
46. The normal form of the government during the vedic period was–Democracy
Republic
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Monarchy
Show Ans
47. The Upanishads are a series of books devoted to –Yoga
Social Work
Religious Rituals
Philosophy
Philosophy
Show Ans
48. The battle of 10 Kings was fought on the bank of–Purushini(Ravi)
Asikini(Chenab)
Vitasta (Jhelam)
Vipas(Beas)
Purushini
Show Ans

49.The head of the family in the Rigvedic age was known as–Grihapati
Mukhia
Kulapa
Grihadipati
Kulapa
Show Ans
50. Which among the following Mandalas of Rigveda is described the Battle of ten kings?2nd Mandalas
5th Mandalas
7th Mandalas
9th Mandalas
7th Mandalas
Show Ans
51. The word “Satyameva Jayte” in the state emblem of India have been adopted from which one of the following?Mundak
Katha
Mandukya
Chhandogya
Mundak
Show Ans

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

5 × one =