History Quiz

Q1. Gayatri Mantra is originally part of which Vedas
A. Rig Veda
B. Yajur Veda
C. Sam Veda
D. Atharva Vada

Q2. Gayatri Mantra is also known as
A. Brahma Mantra
B. Saraswati Mantra
C. Savitri Mantra
D. Sadashiva Mantra

Q3. Who is believed to have composed Gayatri Mantra
A. Rishi Vasishtha
B. Lord Brahma
C. Goddess Saraswati
D. Rishi Vishmamitra

Q4. Gayatri Mantra is dedicated to which God
A. Shiva
B. Sun
C. Brahma
D. Sadashiva

Q5. Which is the oldest Veda
A. Rig Veda
B. Sam Veda
C. Yajur Veda
D. Aharva Veda

Q6. The word "Veda" originates from the Sanskrit word "Vid" meaning
A. Divine
B. Sacred
C. Knowledge
D. Sacrifice

Q7. Which Veda is divided into Shukla (White) and Krishna (Black)?
A. Rig Veda
B. Sama Veda
C. Yajur Veda
D. Atharva Veda

Q8. Which is the largest of the four Vedas?
A. Rig Veda
B. Sama Veda
C. Yajur Veda
D. Atharva Veda

Q9. Rig Veda consists of how many hymns
A. 1080
B. 1000
C. 999
D. 1028

Q10. Text for which Veda has mostly been taken from Rig Veda and has been rearranged into chant song form?
A. Sama Veda
B. Yajur Veda
C. Atharva Veda
D. None of the Above