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. The local name of Mohenjodaro is:
(a) Mound of Living
(b) Mound of Survivor
(c) Mound of Dead 
(d) Mound of Great

Q2. Who of the following led the confederacy of ten kings against Sudasa?
(a) Vishwamitra 
(b) Bharadwaja
(c) Vashistha 
(d) Atri 

Q3. The famous dialogue between Nachiketa and Yama is mentioned in the :
(a) Chhandogyopanishad
(b) Mundakopnishad
(c) Kathopanishad
(d) Kenopanishad

Q4. Harappa is located on the bank of river:
(a) Indus 
(b) Ravi
(c) Beas 
(d) Sutlej

Q5. The best drainage system (water management) in Indus Valley Civilization was:
(a) dholavira 
(b) Lothal
(c) Mohenjodaro 
(d) Kalibangan

Q6. Who wrote a book ‘Return of the Aryans’ ?
(a) Bhagvan Das Gidvani
(b) L.D. Kalla
(c) Avinash Chandra Das
(d) D.S. Trived

Q7. Which dynasty ruled over Magadha after Nanda dynasty?
(a) Maurya 
(b) Gupta
(c) Kushana 
(d) Sunga

Q8. Who was the founder of Kanva dynasty?
(a) Vasumitra 
(b) Bhumimitra
(c) Vasudeva 
(d) Devabhuti

Q9. Ganpati Festival in Maharashtra was started by
(a) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(b) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(c) Aurobindo Ghosh
(d) Bipin Chandra Pal

Q10. 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

Q11. Who presided over the first session of All India Kisan Sabha?
(a) Swami Sahajanand
(b) Swami Shradhanand
(c) Indulal Yajnik
(d) N.N. Ranga

Q12. Who among the following was the first Mughal ruler to adopt the custom of Tuladan?
(a) Humayun 
(b) Akbar
(c) Jahangir 
(d) Shahjahan

Q13. Who among the following had joined Akbar’s Din-i-Ilahi?
(a) Birbal 
(b) Bhagwan Das
(c) Man Singh 
(d) Surjan Rai

Q14. The Sikh Khalsa was founded by
(a) Guru Nanak 
(b) Guru Hargobind
(c) Guru Teg Bahadur 
(d) Guru Govind Singh

Q15. Who was the first Portuguese Viceroy in India?
(a) Vasco da Gama
(b) Diaz
(c) Francisco de Almeida
(d) Albuquerque

Since, SSC MTS Exam will begin on 30th april, You all need to understand the exam pattern and trick, approach to crack MTS exam, 

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