CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon
MyQuestionIcon
Question

What did the Harappans use in order to make tools like blades, arrows, spears and axes?

A
Rohri Chert
Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
B
Iron
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
C
Basaltic rocks
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
D
Natron salt
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
Open in App
Solution

The correct option is A Rohri Chert
The Harappans used crystalline rocks called chert to make tools like blades, arrows, spears and axes. Chert was obtained from Rhori in Pakistan. So, it is often called Rohri Chert.

flag
Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
0
mid-banner-image
mid-banner-image
similar_icon
Similar questions
View More
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
Select...
similar_icon
Related Videos
thumbnail
lock
Indus Valley Civilisation
SOCIAL SCIENCE
Watch in App
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
Select...