Indian History MCQ-11

A statue of bearded man was found at

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

A stare cut water reservoir has been found at

(A) Surkotada
(B) Kalibangan
(C) Dholavira
(D) Harappa

Consider the following statements and mark t he option which is correct.
1. The first man-made port was found in Harappan.
2. The main crops of Indus Valley Civilization were wheat and barley.
3. The largest Harappan settlement in India is Rakhigarhi in Haryana.
4. The largest number of settlements are in Ghaggar-Haka village.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

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

Which of the following showed the greatest uniformity in Harappan settlement?

(A) Town planning
(B) Building
(C) Bricks
(D) Religious practices

Which of the following not known to have grown during Indus Valley Civilization?

(A) Cotton
(B) Wheat
(C) Barley
(D) Pulses

Consider the following statements about the Harappan culture and mark the correct answer.
1. The predominance of Mother Goddess devotes people’s faith in fertility culture.
2. Mainly offensive weapons were found in Harappa.
3. Six types of pottery have been discovered from Kalibangan.
4. Paintings on a jar resembling the story of the cunning for the Panchtantra has been found from Lothal.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

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

In the Harappan period, seals were normally made of

(A) lead
(B) gold
(C) silver
(D) steatite

The scripts of the Indus Valley Civilization was

(A) Boustrophedeu, still not satisfactory deciphered
(B) Brahmi
(C) Nagri
(D) None of these

Which of the following animals as figures surround the male deity in the Indus Valley Civilization?
2. Tiger
3. Rhinoceros
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

(A) 1,2, 3 and 4
(B) 1,3, 4 and 5
(C) 2, 3 and 4
(D) All of these

In the Harappan period, Lapis Lazuli was imported from

(A) Badakh Shah
(B) Iran
(C) Persia
(D) Bengal

Indus Valley Civilization belongs to

(A) historical period
(B) proto historical
(C) pre historical
(D) post historical

Assertion (A) The whole Harappan area is not likely to have obtained copper from a single source.
Reason (R) There was different pattern of impurities in copper objects found.

(A) Both (A) and (R) are correct and (R) explains (A)
(B) Both (A) and (R) are correct but (R) does not explain (A)
(C) (A) is correct but (R) is false
(D) (R) is correct but (A) is false

Which of the following was not one of the causes of Harappan decline?

(A) Ecological change
(B) Earthquakes
(C) Hydrological change
(D) Aryan attack

Which of the following statements about Harappan Civilization is true?
1. Harappan culture was famous for its distinguished system of town planning.
2. The most important public place for Mohenjodaro seems to be great bath.
3. Granary was the largest building of Mohenjodaro.
4. The use of baked bricks in Harappan cities is remarkable.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

Mohenjodaro was hooded for a number of times; which of the following is time?

(A) For one
(B) For thrice
(C) More than seven times
(D) Never

Kalibangan gives evidence of

(A) Pre Harappan culture
(B) Pre Harappan and Harappan
(C) Harappan and Post Harappan phase
(D) Post Harappan

Match the following
List I List II
A. Mohenjodaro 1. Absence of mother goddess figure
B. Chanhudaro 2. Assembly hall and collegiate building
C. Rangpur 3. Bead making factory
D. Harappa 4. Sandstone make dancer

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