Previous Year History Questions for SSC CGL 2017

History Questions for SSC CGL 2017
Dear Students, SSC CGL Pre 2017 Exam is scheduled tentatively in the month of AUGUST 2017. At SSC ADDA, we are providing History Quiz of 15 important last year question. GS questions are also asked in SSC CPO and MTS Exam. SSC repeats many previous years questions. Every day, we provide quizzes on all the topics of General Studies. We have also provided study notes on GS topics. 

Q1.  During the reign of Chandragupta Maurya, Pataliputra was administered by a board consisting of the members numbered.
(a) 20
(b) 30 
(c) 40 
(d) 50


Q2. Which one of the following edicts mentions the personal name of Ashoka?
(a) Kalsi
(b) Rummindei
(c) Special Kalinga Edict
(d) Maski

Q3. The Ashoka major rock edicts which tell us about the Chola, Pandya, Satya Putra and Kerelaputta?
(a) I and VII 
(b) II and III
(c) II and XII 
(d) II and XIII

Q4. Which one of the following texts of ancient India allows divorce to a wife deserted by her husband?
(a) Kamasutra 
(b) Arthashastra
(c) Sukra Nitisara 
(d) Mudrarakshasa

Q5. Who among the following Gupta kings had another name Devagupta?
(a) Chandragupta I 
(b) Samudragupta
(c) Chandragupta II
(d) Kumargupta

Q6. Which one of the following Indus Valley Civilisation sites gives evidence of a dockyard?
(a) Harappa 
(b) Mohenjodaro
(c) Lothal 
(d) Dholavira

Q7. Harappa is located on the bank of the river:
(a) Indus 
(b) Ravi
(c) Beas 
(d) Sutlej

Q8. Who has complimented Samudragupta as the ‘Indian Napoleon’?
(a) Radhakumud Mukherji
(b) V.A. Smith
(c) R.N. Dandekar
(d) R.C. Majumdar 

Q9. Who of the following kings is depicted as playing on a flute on his coins?
(a) Menander 
(b) Skandgupta
(c) Samudragupta 
(d) Kumargupta

Q10. Who was the founder of Satavahana dynasty?
(a) Hall 
(b) Simuka
(c) Satkarni 
(d) Shivasri

Q11. The President of the Surat Session of Indian National Congress (1907) was
(a) Dadabhai Naoroji
(b) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(c) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(d) Ras Bihari Bose

Q12. In which of the following movements, did Mahatma Gandhi make the first use of hunger strike as a weapon?
(a) Non-cooperation Movement
(b) Rowlatt Satyagraha
(c) Ahmedabad Strike
(d) Bardoli Satyagraha

Q13. Vinoba Bhave was chosen as the first Satyagrahi of the individual Satyagraha. Who was the second?
(a) Dr Rajendra Prasad
(b) Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru
(c) C. Rajgopalachari
(d) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Q14. The South Indian ruler who introduced sericulture as an agro-industry in his kingdom was
(a) Tipu Sultan 
(b) Hyder Ali
(c) Krishnadeva Raya 
(d) Rajaraja II

Q15. To overthrow the British rule, Kuka Movement was organised in
(a) Punjab 
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Bihar 
(d) Maharashtra

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