Rise of Mahajanapadas - KAS Arts and Culture Part 8

Rise of Mahajanapadas, Magadha Why Magadha become the Strongest among other Mahajanapadas KAS Online Class

In this topic we are discussing about Mahajanapadas and important Mahajanapadas like Magadha and more. The reason behind why magadha become strongest among other Mahajanapadas are also discussed here. Watch videos prepare a note by yourself and read our PDF study notes.

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Questions and Answers

1. Which of the following is a wrong statement regarding the Mahajanapadha of Vajji
A) The capital was Vaisali
B) Administration was carried out by Ganasanghas
C) The King was the ruler of Vajji
D) It was situated in the foothills of Himalayas.

2. Which was the earlier capital of Magadha?
A) Rajgriha
B) Vaisali
C) Ujjain
D Kasi

3. Which of the following are correctly matched?
i) Anga - Champa
ii) Vajji - Vaisali
iii) Magadha - Rajgriha
iv) Kosala - Sravasti

A) ii and iii
B) ii,iii and iv
C) i,ii and iii
D all of these
4. Which of the following are the correct reasons for the supremacy of the Mahajanapatha of Magadha?
i) Geographically protected by rivers and mountains
ii) Rich deposit of iron ore
iii) It was located in the fertile Gangetic plain

A) i
B) i,ii and iii
C) ii and iv
D i and ii

5. Identify the incorrect statement regarding Magadha Mahajanapatha
A) Elephants were trained and used in wars
B) It was ruled by a group of tribal heads called Gana sanghas
C) They maintained a permanent army
D) Compulsory taxes were collected from the people.

6. Who is known as Kerala Vyasa?
A) A R Raja Raja Varma
B) Thunchathu Ezhuthachan
C) Vallathol Narayana Menon
D Kodungallur Kunjikuttan Thampuran


1. C
2. A
3. D
4. B
5. B
6. D



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Rise of Mahajanapadas - KAS Arts and Culture Part 8
Rise of Mahajanapadas, Magadha Why Magadha become the Strongest among other Mahajanapadas KAS Online Class
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