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1) Consider the following Statments :
ASSERTION : The worship of the three emanations of Sankarashana,Pradyumma and Aniruddha flourished from the Gupta period
REASON : The concept of Vishnu''s incarnations become popular and dominated Vaishnavism during the Gupta age
Choose your correct answer from the codes given below
A) Both (A) and (R) are individually true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B) Both (A) and (R) are individually true but (R) is not a correct explation of (A)
C) (A) is true but (R) is false
D) (A) is false but (R) is true
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Answer : (A) is false but (R) is true


2) Which of the following is/are correct
1) Siddhartha was the actual name of Buddha
2) Buddha's wife was Mahamaya
3) Buddha belonged to Gautama gotra
4) Yasodha was the Mother of Buddha
A) 1,2,4
B) 3,4
C) 1,3
D) 2,4
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Answer : 1,3


3) During the period of Kaniskha, Buddhism has split into
A) two branchesB) three branches
C) five branchesD) four branches
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Answer : two branches


4) The early Vedic period is known from
A) the EpicsB) the Upanishads
C) the Rig vedaD) the Aranyakas
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Answer : the Rig veda