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1.

Paleolithic period is also known as

Ans:-Old stone age


2.

Mesolithic period is also known as

Ans:-Later stone age


3.

Neolithic period is also known as

Ans:-New stone age


4.

Chalcolithic period is also known as

Ans:- Metal age


5.

The first hominids on earth are known as

Ans:-Astralopithecus


6.

Most famous Paleolithic man was

Ans:- Neanderthal man


7.

Neanderthal man was discovered from

Ans:-Germany


8.

Cromagnan man belonged to

Ans:-Middle stone age


9.

------ people used tools and implements made of rough stone

Ans:- Paleolithic


10.

--------- people started to use polished and sharp stone implements

Ans:- Neolithic (new stone age)


11.

Man began to domesticate animals during the------- age

Ans:-Neolithic


12.

------ was the first animal domesticated by man

Ans:-Dog


13.

The earliest cereals grown by man were

Ans:-Wheat & Barley


14.

Potters wheel was invented in the------- age

Ans:-Neolithic age


15.

Paleolithic age is also known as -------

Ans:-Age of hunters


16.

Neolithic age is also known as

Ans:-Age of farmers


17.

Most polished weapon of the Neolithic age is

Ans:-Stone axe


18.

Men began to use the cloth made of jute during ----- period

Ans:-Neolithic period


19.

Men started to live a settled life during the-------- period

Ans:- Neolithic


20.

Earliest human villages appeared in

Ans:-Egypt and Mesopotamia


21.

The Barter system of exchange came into practice during the-------- period

Ans:-Neolithic


22.

Family life started during -------- period

Ans:- Neolithic


23.

The concept of 'state' originated during------ period

Ans:- Neolithic


24.

The first metal used by men

Ans:-Copper


25.

The period when man began to use iron is known as

Ans:-Iron age


26.

The period when man began to use Bronze tools and weapons is known as

Ans:-Bronze age


27.

People living in Africa, India, Arabia, Malaysia Australia & Tansania are belonged to ------- race

Ans:-Negroid


28.

Pigmies are the sub group of ------

Ans:-Negroid


29.

Majority of the modern human race belonged to the----- race

Ans:-Mongloid


30.

People living in Japan, China, Indonesia, Formosa, Tibet etc belonged to ------ race

Ans:-Mongloid


31.

People lived in ancient Egypt belonged to the -------- race

Ans:-Hemitic race


32.

Ancient Babilonians, Hebrews, Phonesians, Arabs etc belonged to ------ race

Ans:-Semitic race


33.

Semitic, Hemitic and Indo- Europeans are the sub groups of---------

Ans:-Caucasoid


34.

Man began to speak meaningfully during the-------- period

Ans:-Neolithic


35.

---------- were the first to use Phonetic writing

Ans:-Egyptians


36.

The early writing of the Egyptians were

Ans:-Hierogiyphics


37.

------ were considered as the originators of the modern pattern

Ans:-Phoeniseans


38.

Sumerian civilization is also known as

Ans:-Mesopotamian civilization


39

Sumerian civilization flourished on the banks of rivers

Ans:-Euphrates & Tigris


40.

The word Mesopotamia means

Ans:-Land between rivers


41.

The name Mesopotamia was given by

Ans:-The Greeks


42.

The area where Mesopotamian civilization existed belonged to

Ans:-Modern Iraq


43.

The northern part of the Mesopotamia was known as

Ans:-Assiria


44.

The southern part of the Mesopotamia was known as

Ans:-Babilonia


45.

The first dynasty in the world was established at

Ans:-Ur ( in Sumeria in 3000 BC)


46.

The Sumerian Empire declined towards BC 2650 due to the attack of the ------

Ans:-Accadians


47.

Dungi was the most important ruler of the-------

Ans:-Sumerians


48.

The writing system of the Sumerians was

Ans:-Cunieform


49.

The ------- invented wheel and glasswares

Ans:- The Mesopotamians


50.

Which is considered to be the world's first urban civilization

Ans:-Mesopotamian civilization