History Questions for SSC CHSL and RRB NTPC Exam

Q1.Who among the following Englishmen was well versed in the Turkish language, received a Mansab of 400 and the title of ‘English Khan’ or
Firangi Khan?
(a) Fitch 
(b) Mildenhall
(c) Hawkins 
(d) Sir Thomas Roe

Q2.Who among the following painters was appointed Diwan of Multan by Akbar?
(a) Abdul Samad 
(b) Abul Hasan
(c) Mir Syed Ali 
(d) Daswant

Q3.Where is Babur’s tomb situated?
(a) Kabul 
(b) Lahore
(c) Delhi 
(d) Ayodhya

Q4.Who among the following was killed by Shivaji?
(a) Shaista Khan 
(b) Afzal Khan
(c) Jai Singh 
(d) Najib Khan

Q5.Who among the following rulers issued some coins with figures of Rama and Sita and Devanagari legend ‘Rama-Siya’?
(a) Bhoja 
(b) Akbar
(c) Zain-ul-Abidin 
(d) Jai Singh

Q6.One of the observatories established by Sawai Jai Singh was at
(a) Agra 
(b) Indore
(c) Ujjain 
(d) Jodhpur

Q7.What was the original name of Afzal Khan?
(a) Abdullah Bhatari 
(b) Samsuddin
(c) Sabar 
(d) Muhammad Khan

Q8.Roshan Akhtar was another name of
(a) Ahmed Shah 
(b) Muhammad Shah
(c) Jahandar Shah 
(d) Shah Alam

Q9.Who among the following was the lowest in rank in the Maratha infantry?
(a) Nayak 
(b) Hawaldar
(c) Zumaldar 
(d) Hazari

Q10.Who among the following Rajput rulers is known to have written a book on music ?
(a) Jayachandra Gahadavala
(b) Prithviraj Chauhan
(c) Rana Kumbha
(d) Man Singh

Q11.With which medieval ruler would you associate the statement ‘I
would have lost the empire just for a
handful of millet’ ?
(a) Alauddin Khalji
(b) Muhammad Tughlaq
(c) Sher Shah
(d) Aurangzeb

Q12.Thomas Roe was received in audience by Jehangir at—
(A) Agra
(B) Ajmer
(C) Delhi
(D) Fatehpur Sikri

Q13.Itimad-ud-Daula’s tomb at Agra was built by
(a) Akbar 
(b) Jahangir
(c) Shahjahan 
(d) Nur Jahan

Q14.Who was called Zinda Pir in Mughal time?
(a) Akbar 
(b) Jahangir
(c) Aurangzeb 
(d) Shahjahan

Q15.Who was the Sikh Guru to be slaughtered by Aurangzeb?
(a) Ramdas 
(b) Arjundev
(c) Teg Bahadur 
(d) Govind Singh

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