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History Question and Answers for UPSC Civil Service Preliminary Exam / SSC and Competitive Exams UGC NET, SET and Entrance Exams
1 .Which was the first metal used by man?
2 .With which of the following periods do we associate the 'microlith' implements?
3 .With which period do we associate the 'megaliths'?
4 .When the first metal tool came into being it was used for?
5 .The Stone Age people had the first domestic:
6 .Nomad man started settling in:
7 .The greatest invention of man in Palaeolithic Age was:
8 .Indus Valley Civilization is also known as Harappan culture because:
9 .The Indus Valley Civilization flourished during:
10 .Which of the following statements regarding the Indus Valley Civilization is not true?
11 .Match the following:
Ancient site Archeological finding
A. Lothal 1.Ploughed field
B. Kalibangan 2. Dockyard
C. Dholavira 3. Terracotta replica of a plough
D. Banwali 4. An inscription comprising ten large sized signs of the Harappanscript
Codes: A B C D
12 .Out of the following remains excavated in Indus Valley, which one indicates the commercial and economic development?
13 .The Indus Valley Civilisation was discovered in :
14 .Which of the following is/are Indus Valley site/s in India?
15 .Match the following:
A. Practice of fire cult 1. Lothal
B. Lower town fortified 2. Kalibangan
C. Great Bath 3. Mohenjodaro
D. Granary 4. Harappa
E. Shipbuilding 5. SurkotadaCodes:A B C D E