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Only Indus site with artificial brick dockyard?

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Previous Year Paper GK Questions and Answers:Artificial Brick Dockyard     Pre-Historic Period-Question 24 Daily Online General Knowledge Quiz:Previous year paper gk questions with answers and explanation in English on Indian History of Pre-Historic Period. 25.Which was the only Indus site with artificial brick dockyard ? A. Lothal B. Kalibangan C. Harappan D. Mohenjodaro Show Answer Lothal Note: Lothal was the world's earliest site which connected the city to an ancient course of the Sabarmati river on the trade route between Harappan cities in Sindh and the Sourashtra . It was famous for the trade of beads, gems and other valuable ornaments. 🔑 Key Points ✔According to the ASI(Archaeological Survey of India) , Lothal had the world's earliest known dock, which connected the city to an ancient course of the Sabarmati river on the trade route between Harappan cities in Sindh and the peninsula of Sau

Animal absent in terracottas of Indus Valley civilization was?

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Previous Year Paper GK Questions and Answers:terracottas in Indus Valley     Pre-Historic Period-Question 24 Daily Online General Knowledge Quiz:Previous year paper gk questions with answers and explanation in English on Indian History of Pre-Historic Period. 24.Which of the following domesticated animals was absent in the terracottas of the Indus Valley civilization? A. Sheep B.Cow C. Pig D.Buffalo Show Answer Cow Note: The scriptures of Indus Valley civilization were prominently made up of stone, metal and terracotta . Terracotta models provide us the information that the Harappan people domesticated animals like Oxen, Pigs, Goats, Buffaloes, and Sheep . Dogs and cats were kept as pets. The humped bull was considered a great asset, but cow has not been mentioned anywhere on the terracotta models. 🔑 Key Points ✔Various sculptures, seals, bronze vessels, pottery, gold jewellery, and anatomically deta

Words Satyameva Jayate inscribed in State Emblem taken from?

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Previous Year Paper GK Questions and Answers:Satyameva Jayate State Emblem     Pre-Historic Period-Question 23 Daily Online General Knowledge Quiz:Previous year paper gk questions with answers and explanation in English on Indian History of Pre-Historic Period. Q23.From which of the following Upanishads, the words ' Satyameva Jayate ' inscribed in Devanagari script below the abacus of the State Emblem? A. Prashna B. Mundaka C. Ishavasya D. Mandukya Show Answer Mundaka Note: Satyameva Jayate is a mantra from the ancient Indian scripture ' Mundaka Upanishad ' which is one of the Vedic Sanskrit texts of Hindu philosophy. Upansihads , a genre of Hindu scriptures commented upon by the great saint and philosopher of India, Shri.Adi Shankaracharya . He was the foremost exponent of Advaita . 🔑 Key Points ✔" Satyameva Jayate " (" Truth alone triumphs. ") is a mantra from the ancient Ind

Lothal is a site where dockyards of which civilization were found?

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Previous Year Paper GK Questions and Answers:Lothal-Site of Dockyards     Pre-Historic Period-Question 22 Daily Online General Knowledge Quiz:Previous year paper gk questions with answers and explanation in English on Indian History of Pre-Historic Period. 22. Lothal is a site where dockyards of which of the following civilizations were found? A. Persian B. Egyptian C. Mesopotonian D. Indus valley Show Answer Indus valley 🔑 Key Points ✔Lothal was one of the southernmost cities of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization , located in the Bhal region of the modern state of Gujarat . Construction of the city began around 2200 BCE. ✔Lothal was Discovered in 1954 . ✔Lothal was excavated from 13 February 1955 to 19 May 1960 by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). ✔The dockyard was located away from the main current to avoid deposition of silt. ✔It is believed that Lothal engineers studied tidal movements, and their effects on brick-bu

Essential feature of Indus valley civilization ?

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Previous Year Paper GK Questions and Answers:Indus Valley Civilization Features     Pre-Historic Period-Question 21 Daily Online General Knowledge Quiz:Previous year paper gk questions with answers and explanation in English on Indian History of Pre-Historic Period. 21. The essential feature of Indus valley civilization was? A. Organized city life and town planning B. worship of forces of nature C. pastoral farming D. caste society Show Answer Organized city life and town planning 🔑 Key Points ✔The essential feature of the Indus Valley Civilisation was organized city life and Town planning. ✔Streets were oriented east to west . Each street was having a well organized drainage system . City Walls of each city in the Indus Valley was surrounded by massive walls and gateways . The walls were built to control trade and also to stop the city from being flooded. ✔The most unique feature of the Harappan Civilization was the development of u

Metal first used by vedic people?

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Previous Year Paper GK Questions and Answers:Indus Valley Civilization Houses   Previous year ssc questions     |   cgl previous year question   | multiple choice  |   previous year question papers  | competitive exam  | questions and answers  |     Pre-Historic Period-Question 20 Daily Online General Knowledge Quiz:Previous year paper gk questions with answers and explanation in English on Indian History of Pre-Historic Period. 20.Which metal was first used by the vedic people?   A. Copper   B. Silver   C. Gold   D.Iron Show Answer Copper Note: Artisans like carpenter, chariot-maker, the potter, have been mentioned in Rigveda , which is the evidence  that these professions were practiced and in all these crafts, copper was used on the large scale. The term 'ayasa' was used for copper, which indicates that they possessed the knowledge of metallurgy. 🔑 Key Points Copper was first metal used by man over 10,000 years ago. Coppe

People of Indus Valley Civilization built houses of?

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Previous Year Paper GK Questions and Answers:Indus Valley Civilization Houses   Previous year ssc questions     |   cgl previous year question   | multiple choice  |   previous year question papers  | competitive exam  | questions and answers  |     Pre-Historic Period-Question 19 Daily Online General Knowledge Quiz:Previous year paper gk questions with answers and explanation in English on Indian History of Pre-Historic Period. 19. The people of the Indus Valley civilization usually built their houses of? A.       Pucca Bricks B.       Stone C.       Wood D.       All of the above Show Answer Pucca Bricks or burnt bricks 🔑 Key Points ✔Houses of Indus Valley Civilization were one or two stories high , made of baked (Pucca) bricks , with flat roofs . Each was built around a courtyard, with windows overlooking the courtyard. The outside walls had no windows. ✔ Rich Indus Valley people lived in houses built around courtyards . Stairs l