Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 125 of 130)

  1. Consider the following: At which of the following places has the largest belt of painted rock-shelters of pre-historic period been discovered?

    1. Bhaja.

    2. Bhimbetka

    3. Jaora

    4. Ajanta.

    Select the correct answer using the code given below:

    1. 1, 2 and 3 only

    2. 2, 3 and 4 only

    3. 2 and 3 only

    4. 3 and 4 only

  2. The earliest trace of human occupation in the Ganga Plain is found at

    1. Baor

    2. Kalpi

    3. Adamgarh

    4. Teris

  3. Evidence of rice cultivation reported from the Harappan site is from

    1. Mohenjodaro

    2. Harappa

    3. Rangpur

    4. Banawali

  4. The Harappan Civilization's terracotta plough is found at

    1. Banawali

    2. Nageswar Cemetery

    3. Lothal

    4. Kot Diji

  5. The worship of fire in the Indus Valley is proved by the discovery of fire altar at

    1. Surkotada

    2. Alamgirpur

    3. Kalibangan

    4. Chanhudaro

  6. The strati-graphical position of Black and Red ware between OCP and PGW was first recognized at

    1. Noh

    2. Ganeshwar

    3. Jodhpura

    4. Atranjikhera

  7. Which hymns of the Rigveda are considered to contain germs of Indian Drama?

    1. Vivaha-sukta

    2. Apri-sukta

    3. Samvada-sukta

    4. Purusha-sukta

  8. Which one of the following vedic rituals was performed to admit persons living outside the pale of Brahmanic fold?

    1. Agnistoma

    2. Aptoryama

    3. Vratyastoma

    4. Pancharatra