Q. The term “Zebu” is related to which of the following?

[A] Cattle

[B] Horse

[C] Gharial

[D] Elephant

Answer: A

Explanation: Pastoralism was also practised by the Harappans. They domesticated sheep, goat and fowl.

  • They had knowledge of various other animals including buffalo, pig and elephant. But horse was not known to them.
  • The Harappan cattle are called Zebu. It is a large breed, often represented in their seals.
  • They also ate fish and birds. Evidence of boar, deer and gharial has been found at the Harappan sites.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT