Trivia Quiz: What Do You Know About Maurya Empire?

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Trivia Quiz: What Do You Know About Maurya Empire?

What do you know about the Maurya empire? In India, there have been a lot of empires, but the Mauryan empire is one of the largest in the Indian subcontinent and had one of the best financial structures that led to the economic growth for not only the empire but the people as well. Take this trivia quiz and learn more about it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does Jainism preach?
    • A. 

      Solving problems through war

    • B. 

      Respect for humans only

    • C. 

      Nonviolence and respect for all life

  • 2. 
    Chandragupta made a...
    • A. 

      Bureaucratic government

    • B. 

      Democratic government

    • C. 

      Aristocratic government

  • 3. 
    Chandragupta was oriinally a military leader.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Chandragupta divided the area he ruled into
  • 5. 
    Chandragupta unites north India in...
    • A. 

      400 BC

    • B. 

      303 BC

    • C. 

      303 AD

  • 6. 
    Asoka studied
    • A. 

      Hinduism

    • B. 

      Islam

    • C. 

      Buddhism

  • 7. 
    Asoka built what?
    • A. 

      Roads

    • B. 

      Aquaducts

    • C. 

      Houses

  • 8. 
    The government of the Mauryan Empire fell apart when...
    • A. 

      Chandragupta died

    • B. 

      The king of Magadha died

    • C. 

      Asoka died

  • 9. 
    The Mauryan Empire fell apart because
    • A. 

      Kings challanged the government

    • B. 

      Slaves revolted

    • C. 

      The government was corrupt

  • 10. 
    The Gupta Empire was the
    • A. 

      First empire of India

    • B. 

      Second empire of India

    • C. 

      Third empire of India

  • 11. 
    Chandra Gupta gained power of Gupta Empire through...
    • A. 

      War

    • B. 

      Birth

    • C. 

      Marriage

  • 12. 
    Because of Chandra Gupta's conquering...
    • A. 

      Trade with the Medditeranean became possible

    • B. 

      The Empire became the largest in the world

    • C. 

      Trade with Japan became possible

  • 13. 
    Every month citizens had to provide one day of labor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The Gupta Empire is the earliest time that historians have information on daily life in India from.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False