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04th December 2018 : Daily MCQ for UPSC CSE Exam ( Questions Only)

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Daily MCQ for UPSC CSE Exam 

04th December 2018

Q-In which of the following Indian valley, the early hominid fossil has been found?

A-Indus valley
B-Narmada valley
C-Gangetic valley
D-All of the above

MCQ Source -OLD NCERT -Desire IAS Short Notes Chapter-4 : Geographical Setting –

 

 

Q-From which of the following Indian archaeological site the earliest stone tools have been found?

a.Lothal
b. Sindh
c. Bori
d. Kabul

MCQ Source -OLD NCERT -Desire IAS Short Notes :Chapter-7 : Human Evolution: The Old Stone Age 

 

 

Q-Which of the following pairs is correctly matched?

a. Lower Palaeolithic – Tools made on flakes and blades 
b. Middle Palaeolithic- Tools made on flakes
c. Upper Palaeolithic- Handaxe and cleaver industries
d. All of the above

MCQ Source -OLD NCERT -Desire IAS Short Notes : Chapter-8 : The Neolithic Age: First Food Producers and Animal Keepers

 

 

Q-Consider the following statements regarding the tools of the Lower Palaeolithic culture:

1-The main tool types in this phase were hand axes and cleavers, along with chopper-chopping tools. 
2-The stones were made both on cores as well as flakes. 
3-The raw materials used for making these stone tools ‘are of various kinds of stone, like quartzite, chert and sometimes even quartz and besalt, etc.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?

a. Only 1
b. Only 1,2
c. Only 2,3
d. All of the above

MCQ Source -OLD NCERT -Desire IAS Short Notes : Chapter-8 : The Neolithic Age: First Food Producers and Animal Keepers

 

 

Q-Consider the following statements regarding the stretch of sites of Lower Palaeolithic culture:

  1. The sites have been widespread in Sivalik range of Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Belan valley in Uttar Pradesh.
    II. The stretch was also in Berach basin and the hilly area of Rajasthan, and Narmada and Sone valleys in Madhya Pradesh, Malprabha and Ghatprabha basins in Karnataka.
    III. It was also in several areas of Maharashtra, areas near Chennai in Tamil Nadu and Chhota Nagpur plateau, and in areas of Orissa, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?

a. Only 1
b. Only 1,2
c. Only 2,3
d. All of the above

MCQ Source -OLD NCERT -Desire IAS Short Notes : Chapter-8 : The Neolithic Age: First Food Producers and Animal Keepers