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The Golden Age of India was led by which dynasty?
a) Mauryan
b) Pataliputra
c) Gupta
d) Chandragupta

The writing system of India, started by the the Aryans, was
a) hieroglyphics
b) cuneiform
c) pictures
d) Sanskrit

What is the oldest polytheistic religion in the world?
a) Hinduism
b) Judaism
c) Buddhism
d) Christianity

The Mahabharata is
a) the leader of the Gupta Empire
b) the largest city in India
c) the longest poem ever written
d) the written language of India

Buddha means
a) The Angry One
b) The Meditating One
c) The Holy One
d) The Enlightened One

The social hierarchy of India was called
a) Monsoon
b) Caste
c) Sanskrit
d) Brahman

The group of people who had organized cities, indoor plumbing , and no weapons were the
a) Egyptians
b) Harappans
c) Aryans
d) Mauryans

The most famous Buddhist king, known for many accomplishments, was
a) Asoka
b) Chandragupta
c) Siddhartha Gautama
d) Krishna

The top of the Caste system was
a) Sudras
b) Pariahs
c) Brahmans
d) Kshatriyas

The unskilled workers and 4th level of the caste was
a) Pariahs
b) Sudras
c) Vaisyas
d) Brahmans

The lowest class, or Untouchables, in the Caste is called
a) Vaisyas
b) Kshatriyas
c) Sudras
d) Pariahs

Which religion of Ancient India had no founder?
a) Hinduism
b) Buddhism
c) Both
d) Neither

Which religion of Ancient India originated in India?
a) Hinduism
b) Buddhism
c) Both
d) Neither

Which religion of Ancient India spread east into other parts of Asia?
a) Hinduism
b) Buddhism
c) Both
d) Neither

Which religion of Ancient India supported the Caste System?
a) Hinduism
b) Buddhism
c) Both
d) Neither

What is a Buddhist shrine or temple?
a) monsoon
b) synagogue
c) stupa
d) raja

What is an Aryan prince who led a tribe?
a) stupa
b) guru
c) Brahman
d) raja

What is the divine law that required all Hindus to do their duties?
a) polytheism
b) darma
c) karma
d) moksha

What is the state of wisdom that Buddists try to achieve?
a) Brahman
b) nirvana
c) reincarnation
d) samsara

If Mrs. House lived in Ancient India and was a Hindu teacher, she would be a
a) raja
b) stupa
c) guru
d) monsoon

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