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Indian History MCQ-12

Largest number of sites found in post independence India in

(A) Gujarat
(B) Rajasthan
(C) Punjab
(D) Haryana

The Harappan people believes
1. in spirit charms.
in amulets.
3.in other world.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 3 and 4
(D) All of these

The Harappan people worshipped the

1. Pipal tree
2. Humped bull
3. Prototype of Shiva
4.Other Goddess

Which of the statements given above are correct?

(A) 1, 2 and 4
(B) 2, 3 and 4
(C) 1, 3 and 4
(D) (d All of these

Remains of horse bares have been found from

(A) Lothal
(B) Surkotada
(C) Kalibangan
(D) Dholavira.

Which was the most frequently depicted animal?

(A) Elephant
(B) Unicorn
(C) Rhino
(D) Tiger

A granary outside to citadel was found at

(A) Mohenjodaro
(B) Harappa
(C) Kot Diji
(D) Lothal

Which of the following are true about Harappa?

1. Situated in the Montgomery district.
2. On the bank of river Ravi.
3. First town to be discovered in
4. Largest Indus sites.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 2, 3 and 4
(C) 1, 2 and 3
(D) All of these

Assertion (A) The NBPW (Northern Black Polished Ware) phase marked the beginning of second urbanization in India.
Reason (R) The Harappan town finally disappeared in about 1400 BC. After that for about a thousand years, we do not find any town in India.

(A) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(B) Both A and R are true, but R is not correct explanation of A
(C) A is true, but R is false
(D) A is false, but R is true

Assertion (A) It would be wrong to think that priest ruled in Harappa as they did in the cities of lower Mesopotamia.
Reason (R) No temples or religious structure of any kind has been found at any Harappan site.

(A) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(B) Both A and R are true, but R is not correct explanation of A
(C) A is true, but R is false
(D) A is false, but R is true

Assertion (A) Harappan carried on considerable trade in stone, metal, shell etc. in the Indian culture zone.
Reason (R) Their cities used to provide the necessary raw material for the commodities produced there.

(A) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(B) Both A and R are true, but R is not correct explanation of A
(C) A is true, but R is false
(D) A is false, but R is true

In which of the town both citadel and lower town were fortified?

(A) Mohenjodaro
(B) Surkotada
(C) Kalibangan
(D) Lothal

Which of the following are true about Harappan religion?
1. Image worship was in vogue.
2. Females deities were predominant.
3. Cult of mother goddess.
4. No temple structure unearthed.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

(A) 1, 2ands3
(B) 2, 3 and 4
(C) 1, 3, 4
(D) All of these

A seal depicting, Mother Goddess with plant growing from the womb has been found from

(A) Harappa
(B) Kalibangan
(C) Daimabad
(D) Mohenjodaro

Match the following
List I List II
A. Ghaggar 1. Mohenjodaro
B. Ravi 2. Kalibangan
C. Indus 3. Lothal
D. Bhogava 4. Harappa
Codes
ABCD

(A) 1 2 3 4
(B) 3 4 1 2
(C) 3 1 4 2
(D) 2 4 1 3

Consider the following statements and mark the option which is correct?
1. Rice husk has been found from Lothal and Rangpur
2. Evidence of signage on wall has been discovered from Dholavira.
3. A thirteen roomed house from the overlap period has been discovered from Bhagwanpura.
. The steatite figure of a bearded man has been recovered from Mohenjodaro.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 and 4
(B) b) 2 and 3
(C) All of these
(D) None of these

Which of the following was conspicurus by its absence in the terracottas of Indus Civilization?

(A) Sheep
(B) Buffalo
(C) Cow
(D) Pig

Consider the following statements
1. The people of Harappa culture are used themselves in gambling.
2. The Aryas at first settled in Western UP.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2