Previous years Question of History For SSC CGL EXAM

 History Questions for SSC CGL 2017

Dear Students, SSC CGL Pre 2017 Exam is scheduled tentatively in the month of JUNE/JULY 2017. At SSC ADDA, we are providing History Quiz of 15 important last year question.

Q1. In Indus Valley Civilization, the script was:
(a) Kharosthi
(b) Brahmi
(c) Boustrophedus
(d) None of these

Q2. Remains of horse bares have been found from:
(a) Mohenjodaro
(b) Lothal
(c) Surkotada
(d) Sutkagendor
Q3.The British East India Company was formed during the reign of…
(a) Henry VIII
(b) James I
(c) Charles I
(d) Elizabeth I
Q4.What was the name of the first ship of East India Company of England which reached India on August 24, 1600 AD?
(a) Edward
(b) Hector
(c) Henary
(d) William
Q5.Who among the following was founded the Asiatic Society of Bengal?
(a) J.A. Hickey
(b) Max. Muller
(c) Willkins
(d) William Jones
Q6.Who among the following was the founder of Calcutta?
(a) Charles Ayar
(b) Job Charnock
(c) Garold Angiyar
(d) William Novris
Q7.The last King of Sikh Kingdom was…
(a) Ranjeet Singh
(b) Navnihal Singh
(c) Daleep Singh
(d) Sher Singh
Q8. The number of delegates who attended the first session of the Indian National Congress, held in Bombay in 1885, was
(a) 72
(b) 304
(c) 556
(d) 1500
Q9. Who among the following has been called as a “Heaven Born General”?
(a) Francis Dupleix
(b) Robert Clive
(c) Albuquerque
(d) Lord Cornwallis
Q10. Which British Commander was defeated by the Santhals in 1855?
(a) Captain Nek Feville
(b) Lt. Bastain
(c) Major Burrough
(d) Colonel White
Q11.The greatest Portuguese governor who laid the real foundation of Portuguese power in India was…
(a) Francisco de Almedia
(b) Francis Drake
(c) Albuquerque
(d) Vasco da Gama
Q12.The city of Jaunpur was founded by
(a) Mohammad Bin Tughlaq
(b) Firoz Shah Tughlaq
(c) Ibrahim Lodi
(d) Sikandar Lodi
Q13.The first dynasty of the Vijayanagar Kingdom was
(a) Hoyasala
(b) Sangama
(c) Saluva
(d) Tuluva
Q14.Gita Govinda was written by
(a) Jayant
(b) Jayadeva
(c) Jayasimha
(d) Jayachandra
Q15.Buland Darwaza at Fatehpur Sikri was built by Akbar to commemorate his victory over which province?
(a) Sindh
(b) Punjab
(c) Gujarat
(d) Mewar


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