06 AugCheck your knowledge about Sri Lankan Archaeology by answering 10 questions Sri Lanka Archaeology2017-08-06T15:43:04+05:30 By Sri Lanka Archaeology archaeoQuiz Knowledge, Sri Lankan Archaeology 2 CommentsNow you can check your knowledge about Sri Lankan Archaeology and share it with your friends. The Trilingual Stone inscription of Chinese Admiral Cheng Ho discovered in Galle is written in these three languages: Sinhalese, Chinese, Persian Chinese, Arabic, Tamil Sinhalese, Tamil, Persian Tamil, Chinese, Persian Correct!Wrong!-The ancient settlements discovered by Dr. Siran Deraniyagala in the Citadel of Anuradhapura dating to 900 BC belong to which period? Historic period Protohistoric period Prehistoric period Early historic period Correct!Wrong!-In which year were Prehistoric Stone tools first discovered in Sri Lanka? 1904 1890 1885 1895 Correct!Wrong!-Which year was the Mahawamsa translated to English and by whom? In 1889 by L. C. Wijesinghe In 1837 by George Turnour In 1912 by Wilhelm Geiger In 1912 by Mabel Haynes Bode Correct!Wrong!-From which period does the Sinhalese chronicle Chulawamsa begin from where the Mahawamsa ended? From the reign of King Sirimeghawanna in the 4th century AD. From the reign of King Kashapa in the 5th century AD. From the reign of King Vijayabahu II in the 13th century AD. From the reign of King Parakramabahu I in the 12th century AD. Correct!Wrong!-Which period of Sri Lankan history does the Sinhalese work Alakeshwara Yuddhaya cover? From the building of the fortress of the Kotte to the fall of Sitavaka Kingdom. From the Kurunagala period to the Kandyan period From the building of the fortress of Colombo to the Kandyan period. From the building of the fortress of Kotte to the Dutch period. Correct!Wrong!-In which year was the conservation of the Ruwanweli Maha Seya completed? 1930 1902 1890 1940 Correct!Wrong!-Where was the Rock containing the Portuguese Coat of Arms discovered in Sri Lanka? Negombo Colombo Galle Malvana Correct!Wrong!-Where was the first Maritime Archaeological expedition conducted in Sri Lanka? Colombo Great Basses Trincomallee Galle Correct!Wrong!-How many Cultural World Heritage Sites does Sri Lanka have? 6 5 7 8 Correct!Wrong!- Share the quiz to show your results ! Facebook Facebook Just tell us who you are to view your results ! Show my results >> Check your knowledge about Sri Lankan Archaeology by answering 10 questions I got %%score%% of %%total%% right Share your results Facebook Facebook Twitter Google+ Advertisements Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading...RelatedShare this postFacebook Twitter LinkedIn Google + EmailAuthor Sri Lanka Archaeology Comments (2) Michael Gannett Reply Great way to test your knowledge about Sri Lankan history! Q: is there a chart showing the major events, historical figures and authors in a “timeline” way? August 6, 2017 at 16:57 Mahinda Gunasekera Reply I was making calculated guesses based on the limited reading done by me on the subject. August 7, 2017 at 05:14Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.