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 JUNE/JULY 2017. At SSC ADDA, we are providing History Quiz of 15 important last year questions.
Q1.The French made their advent through ?
(a) Mahe 
(b) Yenam 
(c) Karaikal 
(d) Pondicherry

Q2.In which language did Babar wrote his Autobiography? 
(a) Farsee 
(b) Arabi 
(c) Turki 
(d) None of these 

Q3.Who of the following founded the East India Association? 
(a)C.R. Das 
(b)Dadabhai Naoroji  
(c)Debendranath Tagore  
(d)V.D. Savarkar  

Q4.In which session of the Indian National Congress did the historic union of Congress and Muslim league take place?
(a) Surat
(b) Bombay
(c) Calcutta
(d) Lucknow

Q5.Who among the following was NOT a moderate?
(a)Bipin Chandra Pal 
(b)Feroz Shah Mehta  
(c)Surendranath Bannerjee 
(d)Gopal Krishna Gokhle

Q6.Quit India Movement began on____
(a)8th August, 1942   
(b)10th August, 1942   
(c)15th August, 1942
(d)16th August, 1942 

Q7.Which British Governor General introduced Postage Stamp in India?
(a)Lord Dalhousie 
(b)Lord Auckland
(c)Lord Canning
(d)Lord William Bentick

Q8 .Who, among the following, was associated with the newspaper ‘The Common Weal’?
(a)John Bright 
(b)Shyamji Krishna Verma 
(c)William Wedderburn 
(d)Annie Besant 
Q9.The capital of British India was transferred from Calcutta to Delhi in the year
(a) 1911 
(b) 1912 
(c) 1920 
(d) 1925

Q10.Al Hilal was a
(a) Mosque 
(b) Journal 
(c) Madrasah 
(d) Garden

Q11.In 1946, the Interim Government was formed under
(a) Patel 
(b) Gandhiji
(c) Rajaji 
(d) Jawaharlal Nehru

Q12.Mangal Pandey fired the first shot of the Revolt of 1857 at____
 (a) Barrackpore 
 (b) Meerut 
 (c) Kanpur
 (d) Jhansi

Q13. Who, among the following, was NOT associated with the Revolt of 1857?
 (a) Maharaja Ranjit Singh 
 (b) Nana Sahib 
 (c) Begum Hazrat Mahal 
 (d) Khan Bahadur 

Q14. One of the India’s first freedom fighters against British is____
 (a) Mahatma Gandhi 
 (b) Kittur Rani Chennamma 
 (c) Rani Laxmi Bai
 (d) None of these

Q15. During India’s freedom struggle, the Sepoy Mutiny started from which one of the following places?
 (a) Agra
 (b) Gwalior 
 (c) Jhansi 
 (d) Meerut

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