Indus Valley Civilisation

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  • 1. 
     Which of the following was not a city in the Indus Valley civilisation?
    • A. 

      Mohenjodaro

    • B. 

      Harrapa

    • C. 

      Tunis

    • D. 

      Lothal

  • 2. 
    The civilisation was literate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Mohenjodaro, in the local language, means "the mound of the living."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Harappa was a port city with international trade.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT a remarkable feature of the civilisation?
    • A. 

      International trade

    • B. 

      Planned cities with drainage and water supply

    • C. 

      Literacy

    • D. 

      Use of iron

    • E. 

      Earliest known dock found in the world

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is NOT a well known piece of art excavated from the towns of the civilisation?
    • A. 

      Dancing Girl - Bronze

    • B. 

      Priest King - Terracotta

    • C. 

      Drunk Woman - Sandstone

  • 7. 
    The houses of the civilisation used burnt bricks for construction, much like our times.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The Swastika can be found among the motifs in the Indus Valley script.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The use of wells in this civilisation was established.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
     Barley was among the known crops of the region.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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