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Indus Valley Civilisation SET I

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The Harappan Civilisation was discovered in the year:

  • 1901
  • 1921
  • 1935
  • 1942
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Lothal is a site where dockyard of which of the following civilisation were found?

  • Indus Valley
  • Mesopotamian
  • Egyptian
  • Persian
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The people of the Indus Valley Civilisation usually built their houses of-

  • Pucca bricks
  • stone
  • wood
  • All of these
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The Harappan or Indus Valley Civilisation flourished during which age?

  • Megalithic
  • Paleolithic
  • Neolithic
  • Chalcolithic
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The first metal to be extensively used by the people in India was (UPPSC)

  • Bronze
  • Copper
  • Iron
  • Tin
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Which of the following civilisation is not associated with the Harappan Civilisation?

  • Mesopotamia
  • Egyptian
  • Sumerian
  • Chinese
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Of the following scholars who was the first to discover the traces of the Harappan Civilisation?

  • Sir John Marshall
  • R D Banerji
  • A Cunningham
  • Daya Ram Sahani
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Who among the following cultures were the first to paint their pottery?

  • Mesolithic
  • Chalcolithic
  • Neolithic
  • Iron age
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The burying of pet dogs in the graves of the masters did not seem to be a practice with Neolithic people in any part of India except

  • Asom
  • Southern India
  • Kashmir
  • Meghalaya
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Which site provides the earliest evidence of the domestication of animals?

  1. Sohan river valley of Punjab
  2. Bagor in Rajasthan
  3. Belar valley in Mirzapur (UP)
  4. Adamgarh in MP

Select the correct answer using the codes given below

  • 1,2 and 3
  • 2 and 4
  • 2,3 and 4
  • All of the above
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