NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Archaeology (Paper-II): Questions 312 - 315 of 1404

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Question number: 312

» Palaeography and Epigraphy » Study of Selected Inscriptions » Asokan Edicts (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The brick core of Sanchi Stupa No. 1 was built in Asoka’s time. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Because its origin begins from the same floor, level as the pillar that bears Asoka’s edict.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

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

d.

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

Question number: 313

» Paleolithic Cultural Developments in the Indian Subcontinent » Lower Paleolithic Culture » Tool Types and Lithic Technology (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2012

MCQ▾

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Arrange the following tools in the chronology of their prevalence: (December)

(i) Cleaver

(ii) Lunate

(iii) Shouldered axe

(iv) Chopper

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(i), (iii), (iv), (ii)

b.

(ii), (iii), (i), (iv)

c.

(iv), (i), (ii), (iii)

d.

(ii), (i), (iv), (iii)

Question number: 314

» Mesolithic and Neolithic Cultures » Neolithic Cultural Development in the Southern Peninsular India » Sanganakallu, Pikhlihal, Uttnur (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Early phase of Southern Neolithic culture was based on native minor millet cultivation. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

The major millets are not native to Southern India.

In the context of the two statements, which one of the following is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

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

Question number: 315

» Palaeography and Epigraphy » Origin and Antiquity of Writing in India » New 2019

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Appeared in Year: 2012

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

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Match the authors of List-I with the books of List-II.

(June)

List-Ⅰ (Column I) List-Ⅱ (Column II)

(A)

C Sivaramamurti

(i)

Indian Epigraphy and South Indian Scripts

(B)

David Diringer

(ii)

The Alphabet

(C)

C S Upasak

(iii)

Indian Epigraphy

(D)

D C Sircar

(iv)

The History and Palaeography of Mauryan Brahmi Script

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

d.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

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