Previous Year History Questions for SSC CGL 2017

Dear students, SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam is near, now you need to pace up your studies. In GA Section, generally, 5 to 6 questions are asked from HISTORY PORTION. So we are providing 15 previous year questions everyday. these questions will help in improving your GENERAL AWARENESS portion.

Q1. The greatness of Shershah lies in his: 
(a) Secular attitude 
(b) Victories against Humayun
(c) Superior generalship 
(d) Administrative reforms 
S1. Ans.(d)
Q2. Which of the following monuments is the oldest? 
(a) QutabMinar
(b) Khajuraho
(c) Ajanta Caves 
(d) TajMahal
S2. Ans.(c)

Q3. The 1st Battle of Panipat was fought in the year :
(a) 1761 
(b) 1516
(c) 1526
(d) 1556
S3. Ans.(c)
Q4. In which of the Round Table Conference Mahatma Gandhi participated? 
(a) First Round Table Conference, 1930 
(b) Second Round Table Conference, 1931 
(c) Third Round Table Conference, 1932 
(d) All of the above 
S4. Ans.(b)

Q5. Who translated ‘Mahabharatha into Persian? 
(a) Ibn-Batuta
(b) AbulFazal
(c) Babar 
(d) Badauni
S5. Ans.(d)
Q6. Who built “PuranaQuilla” ?
(a) Akbar 
(b) Shershah
(c) Aurangzeb 
(d) Babar 
S6. Ans.(b)

Q7. Who was the Delhi Sultan to impose Jizya even on the Brahmins? 
(a) Ala-ud-din Khilji
(b) FiruzTughluq
(c) Muhammad Tughluq
(d) Balban
S7. Ans.(b)
Q8. Akbar held his religious discussion in 
(a) Jodhabai’s Palace 
(b) PanchMahal
(c) IbadatKhana
(d) BulandDarwaza
S8. Ans.(c)

Q9. Famous Battle of Talikota was fought in
(a) 1565 A.D.
(b) 1575 A.D.
(c) 1585 A.D.
(d) 1570 A.D.
S9. Ans.(a)
Q10. Which is the holy book of the Sikh religion? 
(a) Bhagwad Gita 
(b) Baani
(c) Gurmukhi
(d) Guru Granth Sahib 
S10. Ans.(d)

Q11. Bijapur is known for its 
(a) Severe drought condition 
(b) GolGumbaz
(c) Heavy rainfall 
(d) Statue of Gomateswara
S11. Ans.(b)
Q12. Sriperumbudur is the birthplace of 
(a) Sri Madhvacharya
(b) Sri Basavanna
(c) Sri Shankaracharya
(d) Sri Ramanujacharya
S12. Ans.(d)
Q13. Who among the following was known as the ‘Parrot of India? 
(a) Hussain Shah
(b) Amir Khusrau
(c) BarbakShah
(d) Nanak 
S13. Ans.(b)
Q14. Bibi-Ka-Maqbara is located in India at
(a) FatehpurSikri
(b) Aurangabad 
(c) Hyderabad 
(d) Jaunpur
S14. Ans.(b)

Q15. Who got the Gita translated into Persian? 
(a) Shah Jahan
(b) Akbar 
(c) Murad
(d) DaraShikoh
S15. Ans.(d)

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