01 -Sources of Ancient Indian History

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1).
Which of the following Greek Explorers is considered to have left the earliest account of India?
2).
The earliest evidence of rice cultivation comes from which among the following valleys?
3).
The oldest evidence in human history for the drilling of teeth in a living person was found in which of the following cultures?
4).
The earliest evidence of domestication of animals has been provided by Adamagarh. In which of the following states is located Adamgarh ?
5).
At which among the following sites the where first evidence of cultivation of cotton has been found?
6).
Which among the following is the correct location of an ancient site Deh Morsai Ghundai?
7).
World’s first oil paintings have been found in which of the following countries?
8).
Which among the following places has given the earliest evidence of agriculture in Indian Subcontinent?
9).
In the Indus Valley Civilisation(IVC) which among the following site has a unique water harnessing system and its storm water drainage system?
10).
Bring out the only incorrect statement:
11).
In ancient India, the term Nishka was related to which among the following?
12).
Which among the following have been proved to be the best source of info regarding ancient India?
1. Which of the following Greek Explorers is considered to have left the earliest account of India?
[A] Herodotus
[B] Ctesias
[C] Scylax
[D] Hippalus
2. The earliest evidence of rice cultivation comes from which among the following valleys?
[A] Central Ganga Valley
[B] Belan Valley
[C] Gomal Valley
[D] Bolan Valley
3. The oldest evidence in human history for the drilling of teeth in a living person was found in which of the following cultures?
[A] Ahar banas
[B] Mehrgarh
[C] Sohn Valley
[D] Malwa
4. The earliest evidence of domestication of animals has been provided by Adamagarh. In which of the following states is located Adamgarh ?
[A] Rajasthan
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Gujarat
[D] Maharastra
5. At which among the following sites the where first evidence of cultivation of cotton has been found?
[A] Piklihal
[B] Hathonora
[C] Nal
[D] Ghaligai
6. Which among the following is the correct location of an ancient site Deh Morsai Ghundai?
[A] Northern Pakistan
[B] Eastern Persia
[C] Modern Turkey
[D] Afghanistan
7. World’s first oil paintings have been found in which of the following countries?
[A] India
[B] Pakistan
[C] Afghanistan
[D] Iran
8. Which among the following places has given the earliest evidence of agriculture in Indian Subcontinent?
[A] Brahmagiri
[B] Chirand
[C] Mehrgarh
[D] Burzahom
9. In the Indus Valley Civilisation(IVC) which among the following site has a unique water harnessing system and its storm water drainage system?
[A] Dholavira
[B] Surkotada
[C] Daimabad
[D] Banawali
10. Bring out the only incorrect statement:
[A] Jorwe culture was most prominent in Maharashtra
[B] Hathonora is a site where a true hominid fossil was found
[C] The Earliest evidence of Rice cultivation has come from Belan Valley
[D] The people of all sites in Rajasthan during the Neolithic age were aware of Bricks
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