6th History

Rise of Kingdom

1. What is mean by Mahajanapadas? Great Kingdom 2. Who was the last King of Nanda dynasty? Danananda 3. Where was Second Buddhist Council held? Vaishali 4. By whom Dhanananda was defeated? Chandra Gupta Maurya 5. By whom Buddhism was spread at Ceylon? Nahendran Sangamidhra

6th History

KUSHANA EMPIRE

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. ---------------- established the Kushan dynasty. Kadphises I 2. The book Buddha Charita was Written by --------- Ashvaghosa 3. ------ was the physian of the Gupta period Saragar. 4. ------------- was the king of Thaneswar Harshavardhana 5. The period of Gupta was called the ----------- of India. Golden age II. State whether True or False: 1. Peshawar was the capital of Kanishka. (True) 2. Si - yu - ki was written by Hieun Tsang. (True) 3. Ajilasim was the greek architect. (True) 4. Mehruli pillar belongs to the age of the Guptas. (True) 5. Ashvaghosa…

6th History

RISE OF KINGDOM

I. Choose the best answer: 1. The one who built fort Pataliputra Ajathasathra. 2. The book written by Megesthanese Indica 3. Ashoka ascended the throne in BC.273 4. The place where the Third Buddhist Councils held Pataliputra II. True or False: 1. Selucas Nikator was the ambassador of Megasthenese (True) 2. Mahapadmananda was the first king of Nanda dynasty (True) 3. Ashoka refused dharma Vijaya and accepted Dig Vijaya (False) 4. Ashoka was the first one to establish a welfare state for people (True) 5. Mahedra spread Buddhism at Ceylon (True) III. Answer the following: 1. How did the Mahajapadas…

6th History

JAINISM AND BUDDHISM

1. Who was the founder of Jainism? Vardhamana Mahavira 2. Where was Mahavira born? Kundagramam in Vaihali 3. Who was the first thirthangara? Adhinathar or Rishabadevar 4. What was the principles of Jainism Triratna 5. Name the king who followed Jainism. Chandra Gupta Maurya 6. Who was the founder of Buddhism? Gauthama Buddha 7. Where was Buddha born? Kapilavastu 8. Where was Buddha preached his first sermon? Deer Park in Sarnath 9. Define about Hinayana. Accept Buddha principles. 10. What was called Buddhist religious text? Tripitakas

6th History

VEDIC PERIOD

1. How the Aryans migrated to India from Central Asia? Kyber and bolan passes. 2. What was called Aryavartham? The place where Aryan settled in India. 3. What is meant by Sapta sindhu? The land of Seven Rivers. 4. What is family? The basic unit of society. 5. Who was the head of Jana? Rajan or King. 6. Name the two Vedic Periods. Early vedic or Rig vedic periodLater Vedic Period 7. Who was the head of family? Father 8. Name the 2 assemblies in Rig Vedic Period. SabhaSamiti 9. What were the main occupations of the rig Vedic Period?…

6th History

JAINISM AND BUDDHISM

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. One who laid strong foundation to Jainism Vardhamana Mahavira 2. The principles stressed by Jainism Not to kill 3. A place in Tamil Nadu where you can see jain sculpture Kazhugumalai 4. The place where Buddha was enlightened Gaya 5. One of the most important kings who followed Buddhism Ashoka II. Fill in the blanks: 1. ------------- was known as conqueror or Jina. Varthamana Mahavira 2. The principles stressed by Jainism are called ------------ Tri Ratna 3. ---------------------is the place where Gometheswara statue is situated. Saravanabelagola 4. The principles of Buddha are called ------------…

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THE VEDIC PERIOD

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. The period of Rig Veda BC 1500-1000 2. The unit of the currency used during the Rig Vedic Period------------- Nishka 3. The women who excelled in education in the Later Vedic Period------- Gargi II. Fill in the blanks: 1. The head of the Village was------------- Grahmini 2. Widows ---------- was in practice during the Early Vedic Period. Remarriage 3. Assembly that consisted of the Representatives of the people was ---- Samiti 4. According to -------- the widows would throw herself into the funeral pyre of her husband. Sati III. True or False: 1. Sabta…

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ANCIENT TAMIL NADU

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. The area that was considered as the most ancient one in the world The area in the south of vindhiya 2. The land mass on the south Kanyakumari during pre-historic period Continent of Kumari 3. The place where evolution of man began Lemuria 4. Which year is considered as the birth year of Thiruvalluvar BC 31 5. The city where the Second Sangam was held Kapadapuram II. Fill in the blanks: 1. ----------- was the organization where the Tamil poets assembled and did the literary research  in Tamil Kudal 2. The ---------- were the…

6th History

INDUS VALLEY CIVILIZATION

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. Which of these help you to know about Indus valley Civilization? Archaeological evidence 2. Mohenjo – daro means Mound of Dead 3. Port Lothal of the Copper Stone age is in Gujarat 4. Harappen civilization was Civilization of Town 5. The unknown to Indus Valley people Iron 6. Harappa in sindhi means Buried city II. Fill in the blanks: 1. The main God of the Harappa was--------- Lord Shiva 2. The Excavation of the Indus Valley Civilization was done in ------- 1921 3. The Great Bath is situated at Mohenjo - Daro 4. -------------was…

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PRE HISTORIC PERIOD

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. Pre historic means. Period having no written evidence 2. Old Stone Age Wore leaves barks of trees and skin of animals 3. The first animal tamed by primitive man was Dog II. Fill in the blanks: 1. The early man ------------------depending on nature. Lived by 2. To know truths of ancient period we must read ------------- History 3. The Old Stone Age man used -------------stone Flint. 4. The primitive age is ------------- than the ancient period. Earlier 5. We must read -----------------------to know about primitive age. Archeological evidence 6. The period when the tools…