Indus Civilisation - One Mark Questions

6th Standard

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Social Science

Time : 00:30:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 25
    5 x 1 = 5
  1. What metals were known to the people of Indus Civilization?

    (a)

    Copper, bronze, silver, gold, but not iron

    (b)

    Copper, silver, iron, but not bronze

    (c)

    Copper, gold, iron, but not silver

    (d)

    Copper, silver, iron, but not gold

  2. Indus Civilisation belonged to

    (a)

    old Stone age

    (b)

    Medieval stone age

    (c)

    New stone age

    (d)

    Metal age

  3. River valleys are said to be the cradle of civilisation because

    (a)

    Soil is very fertile.

    (b)

    They experience good climate

    (c)

    They are useful for transportation.

    (d)

    Many civilisations flourished on river valleys.

  4. Indus valley civilization is great, because

    (a)

    It had advanced sanitation and drainage system

    (b)

    Repeated floods affected this area

    (c)

    Indus people maintained a big army

    (d)

    They did not use iron

  5. The dancing girl statue was made out of

    (a)

    gold

    (b)

    silver

    (c)

    bronze

    (d)

    iron

  6. 10 x 1 = 10
  7. _____________ is the oldest civilisation.

    ()

          Harappan civilization

  8. Archaeological Survey of India was founded by ____________ .

    ()

    Alexander cunningham

  9. ____________ were used to store grains.

    ()

    Granaries

  10. Group of people form ____________ .

    ()

    Community

  11. The archaeologists began to excavate the cities of Harappa and Mohenjadaro in the___________

    ()

    1920s

  12. The word civilisation comes from the ancient Latin word

    ()

    Civis

  13. A huge public building found at Mohenjodaro was the _________

    ()

    Assembly hall

  14. Lothal is situated on the banks of a tributary of__________ river

    ()

    Sabarmati

  15. In Indus civilisation settlements were built on_________grounds.

    ()

    elevated

  16. The earliest form of writing was developed by the__________

    ()

    Sumerians

  17. 5 x 1 = 5
  18. Mehergarh is a Neolithic site.

    (a) True
    (b) False
  19. Archaeological survey of India is responsible for preservation of cultural monuments in the country

    (a) True
    (b) False
  20. The earliest form of writings was developed by Chinese.

    (a) True
    (b) False
  21. Indus Civilisation had covered 6 big cities.

    (a) True
    (b) False
  22. Bitumen is nothing but water-proof Tar __ 

    (a) True
    (b) False
  23. 5 x 1 = 5
  24. Charles Masson

  25. (1)

    First metal

  26. Copper

  27. (2)

    raised platform

  28. Mohenjo-Daro

  29. (3)

    red quartz stone

  30. Bronze

  31. (4)

    mound of dead

  32. Carnelian

  33. (5)

    Explorer

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