1. What was the generally accepted period of Indus Valley Civilization?

(a) 2500-2100 B.C
(b) 2600-1700 B.C
(c) 2300-1750 B.C
(d) 2000-1500 B.C

2. Where was found a swimming pool called 'Great Bath'?

(a) Mohejodaro
(b) Harappa
(c) Lothal
(d) Rangapur

3. The Harappan site Surkotada was located in

(a) Uttar Pradesh
(b) Haryana
(c) Gujrat
(d) Rajastan

4. Which of the following Indus site located in Larkana district of Sindh in Pakistan?

(a) Ropar
(b) Kalibhangan
(c) Harappa
(d) Mohenjodaro

5. Match the following

List - I
List - II

(i) Ghaggat
(a) Mohanjodaro
(ii) Ravi
(b) Kalibangan
(iii) Indus
(c) Lothal
(iv) Bhogava
(d) Harappa


     (a)     (b)      (c)       (d)
(a) (i)      (ii)      (iii)       (iv)
(b) (iii)    (iv)      (i)        (ii)
(c) (iii)     (i)      (iv)       (ii)
(d) (ii)     (iii)     (iv)       (i)

6. Where was Rupar located?

a) Panjab
b) Rajastan
c) Haryana
d) Uttar Pradesh

7. Where were the large granaries were found?

(a) Kalibangan
(b) Lothal and Dholavira
(c) Alamgirpur
(d) Harappa and Mohenjodaro

8. Consider the following statements and mark the option which is correct.

(i) Broken Ivory were used as a scale in Chanhudaro.
(ii) During Burial bodies were extended in North- South Direction.
(iii) Ganerinkla site is situated in Bahwalpur, Pakistan.
(iv) The ‘Great Bath’ of Mohanjodaro Measures 12 × 7 × 3 mts.


(a) i, ii & iii 
(b) ii & iii
(c) ii & iv 
(d) all of the above.

9. Harappa was located on the banks of river

(a) Jeelam
(b) Chinab
(c) Indus
(d) Ravi

10. Mohenjodaro was located on the banks of river

(a) Beas
(b) Indus
(c) Ganga
(d) Brahmaputra

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