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Question number: 1301

» Introduction to Archaeology » Retrieval of Archaeological Data » Techniques of Explorations and Excavations (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Which of the following are considered the indicator to distinguish the layers during an excavation? (June)

(i) Colour

(ii) Thickness

(iii) Composition

(iv) Contents

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(i) and (ii)

b.

(iii) and (iv)

c.

(ii) and (iii)

d.

(i), (iii) and (iv)

Question number: 1302

» Harappa Culture » Important Excavated Sites » Harappa (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Which of the following Harappan sites are located in Afghanistan? (November)

(1) Rahman Dheri

(2) Mundigak

(3) Shortughai

(4) Allahdino

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(2) and (3)

b.

(1) and (2)

c.

(3) and (4)

d.

(1) and (3)

Question number: 1303

» Introduction to Archaeology » History and Growth of Archaeology » New 2019

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Who discovered the stone tools from St. Abbeville and St. Acheul in ancient geological context? (November)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Cyril Fox

b.

C J Thomsen

c.

John Frere

d.

Boucher de Perthe

Question number: 1304

» Numismatics: Coins as an Important Source of History » Techniques of Manufacturing Coins » Silver, Copper, Gold and Alloys (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Moulds for casting counterfeit coins were found in the excavations of the following: (November)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Mathura

b.

Rajaghat

c.

Takshasila

d.

Hastinapur

Question number: 1305

» Numismatics: Coins as an Important Source of History » Important Coins » Coins of the Gupta Dynasty (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The silver coins were issued and circulated in large number by the imperial Gupta Monarchs in western India. (November)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Because the subject in western India were in the habit of using silver coins before being annexed by the Gupta empire and it was with a view to winning over the confidence of the ruled.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

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