Harappan( Indus Valley Civilization) for UPSC

This is an MCQ-based quiz for UPSC, SSC, and other Government Exams.

Indus civilization, also called Indus valley civilization or Harappan civilization is the earliest known urban culture of the Indian subcontinent. The nuclear dates of the civilization appear to be about 2500–1700 BCE, though the southern sites may have lasted later into the 2nd-millennium BCE.

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The harappan civilization was discovered in the year

1901 1921 1935 1942

A copper chariot of harappan times was discovered at

Kuntal Rakhigarhi Daimabad Banawali

An advanced water management system of harappan times has been unearthed at

Dholavira Lothal Kalibangan Alamgirpur

Cotton for textile was first cultivated in

Egypt Mesopotamia Central America India

From which one of the following places, remains of wells have been found in houses belonging to the developed stage of the Indus valley civilization

Harappa Kalibanga Lothal Mohenjodaro

Out of the following remains excavated in Indus valley, which one indicates commercial and economical development

Pottery Seals Boats Houses

Rock cut architecture in harappan culture context has been found at

Kalibangan Dholavira Kotdiji Amri

The archaeological finds from the alamgirpur in ghaziabad district reflected the

Harappa culture Vedic culture Mouryan culture Gupta period culture

The earliest city discovered in India was

Harappa Rangpur Mohenjodaro Sindh

The famous figure of a dancing girl found in the excavation of Mohenjodaro was made up of

Terracotta Steatite Bronze Red limestone
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Title: Harappan( Indus Valley Civilization) for UPSC
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