Q.1: Landless agricultural labourers were known as ___________.
Q.2: The land where jana sets foot and get settled down is known as ________.
Q.3: ___________ is a famous Buddhist book that contains the sayings of the Buddha.
a) Vinaya Pitaka
b) Digha Nikaya
Q.4: The development of kingdoms started in India around ______ years ago.
Q.5: Which of these following is a unique type of pottery found during the period of mahajanapadas?
b) Painted Grey Ware
Q.6: The mahajanapada which was ruled by a group of people elected by the people of that tribe is known as ________.
Q.7: When some janapadas became more important and powerful than others, they came to be known as ____________.
Q.8: The ritual in which horse was set loose and whoever stopped that horse had to fight with the king is __________.
Q.9: Which of these statements is incorrect about the mahajanapadas?
a) They had a capital city.
b) Mostly, they had republican system.
c) They were fortified.
Q.10: ________ was a tax on crops.
Q.11: __________ belonged to the first varna.
Q.12: _______ were rulers and warriors.
Q.13: People who helped to perform burials, cremations, hunters and gatherers, were classified as ________.
Q.14: Introduction of _______ played a very important role in the development of trade.
Q.15: Who were the two powerful rulers of Magadha?
a) Suryagupta and Chandragupta
b) Bimbisara and Ajatashatru
c) Ashoka and Bindusara
Q.16: The capital of Magadha was shifted from Rajgriha to ________.
Q.17: Vajji with its capital _____ was a republican mahajanapada.
Q.18: Most of the kingdoms developed near ______ valley.