Vedic Age Multiple Choice Questions

Vedic Age MCQs

Question 1.

The home of Gargi, Maitrey and Kapila was at

A.

Vidisha

B.

Ujjain

C.

Pataliputra

D.

Mithila

Explanation :

Gargi, Maitrey and Kapila all were great philosophers of vedic Age. They all belonged to Mithila ( present-Bihar).

Exam: (SSC Sec. Officer (Audit)1997)

Question 2.

Which of the following Vedas provides information about the civilization of the Early Vedic Age?

A.

Rig-veda

B.

Yajur-veda

C.

Atharva-veda

D.

Sama-veda

Explanation :
No explanation provided
Question 3.

The most important text of vedic mathematics is:

A.

Satapatha Brahman

B.

Atharva Veda

C.

Sulva Sutras

D.

Chhandogya Upanishad

Explanation :

The sulva Sutras are the part of Shrauta sutras. It contains geometry related to the altar construction. Major sulva sutras are: Baudhyana, Manava, Apastamba and Katyayana.

Exam: (SSC CPO 2013)

Question 4.

Which of the following Craftsmanship was not practised by the Aryans?

A.

Pottery

B.

Jewellery

C.

Carpentry

D.

Blacksmith

Explanation :

Iron metal was not known to Aryans who belonged to Vedic Age. The people of post – Vedic age used Iron.

Exam: (SSC CPO SI 2003)

Question 5.

The words "Satyameva Jayate” in the State Emblem of india were taken from

A.

Upanishads

B.

Sama Veda

C.

Rig Veda

D.

Ramayana

Explanation :

The words “Satyameva Jayate” were taken from Mundka - Upanishad.

Exam: (SSC CPO SI 2003)