[Topic wise IAS Ancient Indian History Question Bank (1979-2015)]: (4) Megalithic Cultures
Megalithic Cultures: Distribution of pastoral and farming cultures outside the Indus, Development of community life, Settlements, Development of agriculture, Crafts, Pottery, and Iron industry.
1. Discuss the extent, settlement patterns and subsistence economy of the megalithic cultures. [2012, 30m]
2. In what ways can the Megalithic culture be considered a foundational phase of the history of peninsular India? [2014, 15m]