Indus Valley Civilization MCQ: Trivia Quiz

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Indus Valley Civilization MCQ: Trivia Quiz

What do you realize about Indus Valley Civilization? Do you think you can pass this quiz? Indus Valley is the earliest known urban culture of the Indian subcontinent. It is in Asia, and it shows the first evidence of public water supply and civilization, which is located in Pakistan and Northwest India today. Take this quiz and see how much you know about the Indus Valley Civilization.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    India can best be decribed as 
    • A. 

      Archipelago

    • B. 

      Subcontinent.

    • C. 

      Continent.

    • D. 

      Island

  • 2. 
    The Mountain chain separates India from the rest of Asia.
    • A. 

      The Alps

    • B. 

      The Applachians

    • C. 

      The Rockies

    • D. 

      The Himalayas

  • 3. 
    The tallest mountains in the world.
    • A. 

      Mt Mckinley

    • B. 

      Mount Fuji

    • C. 

      Mount Blanc

    • D. 

      Mt. Everest

  • 4. 
    This is a strong violent wind that changes directions with the seasons.
    • A. 

      Whirlwind

    • B. 

      Monsoons

    • C. 

      Tornado

    • D. 

      Hurricane

  • 5. 
    Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro cities were built along the banks of this river.
    • A. 

      Ganges

    • B. 

      Brahmaputra

    • C. 

      Indus

    • D. 

      Nile

  • 6. 
    These Indians were known as the Untouchables.
    • A. 

      Kshatriya

    • B. 

      Harijan

    • C. 

      Kshatriya

    • D. 

      Brahmins

  • 7. 
    The Aryans invaded India from
    • A. 

      East Africa

    • B. 

      Siam or Thailand.

    • C. 

      Central Asia

    • D. 

      Australia.

  • 8. 
    Harappan soapstone seals have been found in which foreign civilization? 
    • A. 

      Egypt

    • B. 

      Somalia

    • C. 

      Mohenjo-Daro

    • D. 

      Mesopotamia

  • 9. 
    Most Hindus' are vegetarians.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Most people are unable to breathe when they are 20,000 feet above sea level.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Hinduism is a montheistic faith.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is incorrect concerning Mohenjo-Daro?
    • A. 

      It was a well planned city

    • B. 

      Buildings were of various sizes.

    • C. 

      Bathrooms were important features of most houses

    • D. 

      There was no drainage system

  • 13. 
    What books are the oldest writings in the Hindu religion?
    • A. 

      Vedas

    • B. 

      Sanskrit

    • C. 

      Torah

    • D. 

      Bible

  • 14. 
    Kshatriyas caste members are
    • A. 

      Farmers

    • B. 

      Warriors

    • C. 

      Merchants

    • D. 

      Priests