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05th December 2018 : Daily MCQ for UPSC ( Answers)

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Daily MCQ for UPSC

05th December 2018

Q-Pottery first appeared during

(a) Paleolithic age
(b) Mesolithic age
(c) Neolithic age
(d) Chalcolithic age

Ans-C

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

 

 

Q-Maximum copper hoards have been found from which of the following Chalcolithic sites?

(a) Nagapattnam
(b) Gungeria
(c) Chunar
(d) Navdatoli

Ans-B

MCQ Source- OLD NCERT Desire IAS Short Notes Chapter-9 :  Chalcolithic Cultures -Short Notes

 

 

Q-Which of the following statements are correct regarding Indus Valley Civilization?

(1) Evidence of worship of fire has been found at certain sites.
(2) Image worship was prevalent.
(3) Semi-humans and animals were also worshipped

Choose the correct statements from the option given below:
(a) 1 and 2 only
(b) 1 and 3 only
(c)  2 and 3 only
(d) All of above

Ans-B

MCQ Source- OLD NCERT Desire IAS Short Notes Chapter-10 : Harappan Culture: Bronze Age Urbanization in the Indus Valley –

 

 

Q-Which of the following crops were grown by Indus Valley people?

(1) Barley
(2) Sugarcane
(3) Mustard
(4) Wheat

Choose the correct statements from the option given below:
(a) 2 and 3 only
(b) 1,2 and 4 only
(c) 1, 3 and 4 only
(d) All of the Above

Ans-C

MCQ Source- OLD NCERT Desire IAS Short Notes Chapter-10 : Harappan Culture: Bronze Age Urbanization in the Indus Valley –

 

 

 

Q-Consider the following Statements regarding economy of Indus Valley Civilization?

(1) They exported cotton to Mesopotamia.
(2) They had a standard weights and measures system.
(3) Earliest example of glazed pottery in the world is found here.
(4) They had a well established currency system

Choose the correct statements from the option given below:
(a) 1 and 2 only
(b) 3 and 4 only
(c) 1, 2 and 3 only
(d) All of the above

Ans-C

MCQ Source- OLD NCERT Desire IAS Short Notes Chapter-10 : Harappan Culture: Bronze Age Urbanization in the Indus Valley –

 

 

Q-Consider the following Statements regarding Rig-Vedic period ?

(1) Their main occupation was agriculture
(2) Barley was the most important crop during this period

Choose the correct statements from the option given below:

A-Only 1
B- Only 2
C- Both are Correct
D- None of the Above

Ans-B

MCQ Source- OLD NCERT Desire IAS Short Notes  Chapter-12 : The Age Of The Rig Veda

 

 

Q-Consider the following Statements

(1) In Rig-Vedic period, king enjoyed the supreme and unlimited power.
(2) Tribal councils such as Sabha and Samiti became stronger in the Later Vedic Period.

Choose the correct statements from the option given below:

A-Only 1
B- Only 2
C- Both are Correct
D- None of the Above

Ans-D

MCQ Source- OLD NCERT Chapter-12 : The Age Of The Rig Veda  Desire IAS Short Notes