Test: Agrarian Structure In The Post Gupta Period - 1


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QUESTION: 1

Consider the following quotation: “A person turning fallow into arable land, or cultivating a field when the owner was unable to do the same, or was dead or was unheard of, is entitled to the enjoyment of its produce (less eight part) for a period of seven or eight years”. This law was enunciated during the period of

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QUESTION: 2

Consider the following statements:

Important archaeological evidence on the functions of Sreni is found in the

I. Indore copper plate inscription of the time of Skandagupta.
II. Harisena’s prasasti at Allahabad
III. Clay seals from Bhita and Basarh
IV. Remains from Arikamedu

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QUESTION: 3

Which one of the following was not a product of the Malaya mountain region?

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QUESTION: 4

At the post-Gupta period, which one of the following social groups started competing with the Brahmins for power and position?

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The correct option is C.
Kayastha (also referred to as Kayasth or Kayeth) denotes a cluster of disparate communities broadly categorised by the regions of India in which they were traditionally located—the Chitragupta Vansh Kayasthas of North India, the Chandraseniya Kayastha Prabhus of Maharashtra and the Bengali Kayasthas of Bengal.
 

QUESTION: 5

Which of the following features can not be associated with the agrarian structure of the post-Gupta period?

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QUESTION: 6

Which fact undermined the emergence of imperial powers in the post-Gupta period?

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QUESTION: 7

Land grants became frequent in India from the

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QUESTION: 8

Which one of the following made the life of the peasant most miserable in the post-Gupta period?

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QUESTION: 9

The practice of land grants originated in the

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QUESTION: 10

Which fact relating to the Agrarian system in post-Gupta period caused misery both to the king and the peasant?

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QUESTION: 11

The most important motive behind the grant of land to priests and officials in lieu of salaries and renumeration was

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QUESTION: 12

Which one of the following rights associated with the land grants is true?

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QUESTION: 13

In the post-Gupta period when villages were granted in the tribal areas, the agriculturists were placed under the control of

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QUESTION: 14

Which point relating to the agrarian system in the post-Gupta era is not correct?

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QUESTION: 15

Which one of the following ruling dynasties made the largest grant of villages to temples and Brahmanas? 

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QUESTION: 16

Which one of the following statements about the agrarian economy during the post-Gupta period is incorrect?

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QUESTION: 17

Which one of the following causes mentioned below regardeing the rise of feudalism in the post-Gupta period is not correct?

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QUESTION: 18

Which one of the following statements about the land grants made by the Palas and Pratiharas is not true?

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QUESTION: 19

Which one of the following statements about the land given as salary is not correct?

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QUESTION: 20

Which one of the following statements about the agrahara land grant is not correct?

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