By far the best evidence to ascertain the date of Harappan civilization is
  • a)
    The pottery ware
  • b)
    Harappan seals
  • c)
    Harappan seals in Mesopotamia
  • d)
    Mesopotamian seals in Harappa.
Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer?

UPSC Question

Arpit Khera
Sep 06, 2018
Based on recent discoveries, there is reason to think the Indus Valley civilization may be at least 8,000 years old and this would also mean the Indus Valley civilization pre-dates Egypt’s pharaohs and Mesopotamia that is often mentioned as the cradle of human civilization.

The Indus Valley civilization is one of the greatest and the least known early civilizations of the Old World.

For hundreds of years, the Indus Valley civilization have troubled the world of archaeology and perhaps the only chance to learn the secrets of these people is to decipher the Indus script.

Some of these secrets we already know. Harappans’ technological achievements are still recognizable today.

Evidence shows that the Indus Valley people were both sophisticated and technologically advanced; they were very talented in many areas of science, technology and engineering. They developed new techniques in metallurgy and production of copper, bronze, lead and tin was possible because Harappans were skilled metallurgists who used several techniques in their work.

Ssgshafi Shafi
Jul 24, 2021
Thousands of seals have been discovered by archaeologists from the Harappan sites. Most of the seals were made of steatite, which is a kind of soft stone. A few ...

Vijay Laxmi
4 weeks ago
D

Sona Snair
4 weeks ago
Harappan seals in Mesopotomia

This discussion on By far the best evidence to ascertain the date of Harappan civilization isa)The pottery wareb)Harappan sealsc)Harappan seals in Mesopotamiad)Mesopotamian seals in Harappa.Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer? is done on EduRev Study Group by UPSC Students. The Questions and Answers of By far the best evidence to ascertain the date of Harappan civilization isa)The pottery wareb)Harappan sealsc)Harappan seals in Mesopotamiad)Mesopotamian seals in Harappa.Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer? are solved by group of students and teacher of UPSC, which is also the largest student community of UPSC. If the answer is not available please wait for a while and a community member will probably answer this soon. You can study other questions, MCQs, videos and tests for UPSC on EduRev and even discuss your questions like By far the best evidence to ascertain the date of Harappan civilization isa)The pottery wareb)Harappan sealsc)Harappan seals in Mesopotamiad)Mesopotamian seals in Harappa.Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer? over here on EduRev! Apart from being the largest UPSC community, EduRev has the largest solved Question bank for UPSC.

Related Content

This discussion on By far the best evidence to ascertain the date of Harappan civilization isa)The pottery wareb)Harappan sealsc)Harappan seals in Mesopotamiad)Mesopotamian seals in Harappa.Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer? is done on EduRev Study Group by UPSC Students. The Questions and Answers of By far the best evidence to ascertain the date of Harappan civilization isa)The pottery wareb)Harappan sealsc)Harappan seals in Mesopotamiad)Mesopotamian seals in Harappa.Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer? are solved by group of students and teacher of UPSC, which is also the largest student community of UPSC. If the answer is not available please wait for a while and a community member will probably answer this soon. You can study other questions, MCQs, videos and tests for UPSC on EduRev and even discuss your questions like By far the best evidence to ascertain the date of Harappan civilization isa)The pottery wareb)Harappan sealsc)Harappan seals in Mesopotamiad)Mesopotamian seals in Harappa.Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer? over here on EduRev! Apart from being the largest UPSC community, EduRev has the largest solved Question bank for UPSC.