Important MCQs for History Competitive Exams Part 23

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Q. Pick the choice which gives the correct pairing of the items of list I with those of list II from the codes given below:

Location and Its State
Location and its state

List. I

List. II

I. Kalibangan

A. Punjab

II. Mohenjo-Daro

B. Rajasthan

III. Harappa

C. Gujarat

IV. Surkotada

D. Sind

Codes: I II III IV

(a) D B C A

(b) C A B D

(c) A C D B

(d) B D A C

Answer: D

Q. Make pairs of the following Indus sites with their special features:

Indus Sites with Their Special Features
Indus sites with their special features

1. Harappa

A. The largest Indus site

2. Chanhudaro

B. Discovery of rice husk

3. Mohenjo-Daro

C. The first Indus site to be discovered

4. Rampur

D. The only Indus city without a citadel

Codes: 1. 2. 3. 4.

(a) D A C B

(b) D C A B

(c) C D A B

(d) C D B A

Answer: C

Q. Consider list I and list II:

Location and Its Direction
Location and its Direction

List I

List II

1. Mandan

Eastern most site

2. Fatimabad

Southern most site

3. Alamgirpur

Northern most site

4. Sutkagendor

Western most site

Which of the above are correctly matched?

Choose the answer from the codes given below:

(a) 1, 2, &3

(b) 2, 3, & 4

(c) 2, & 4

(d) 3 & 4

Answer: C

Q. Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?

Location and Its Culture
Location and its culture

1. Harappa

– Dockyard

2. Lethal

–Temple- like structure

3. Surkotada

- Horse remains

4. Mohenjo-Daro

– ‘H’ cemetery

Answer: C

14. Match the following imports of Indus people with their sources:

Table of Imports of Indus People with Their Sources
Table of imports of Indus people with their sources

1. Copper

A. Rajasthan

2. Tin

B. Bihar

3. Lapis lazuli

C. Central Asia

4. Turquoise

D. Persia

5. Jade

E. Afghanistan

Codes: 1 2 3 4 5

(a) A B E D C

(b) B A C E D

(c) A E B C D

(d) D E A B C

Answer: A

Q. Which is the latest Harappan city discovered in India?

1. Lethal

2. Kalibangan

3. Dholavira

4. Bengali

Answer: C