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 question.

Q1. Who was the first ruler of the Slave dynasty?
(a) Qutubuddin Aibak
(b) Iltutmish
(c) Sultan Mahmud
(d) Balban

Q2.What was ‘Dar-ul-Shafa’ established by Firoz Tughlaq?
(a) An alms house
(b) A free hospital
(c) A library
(d) A guest house for pilgrims
Q3. Who was called “Grand Old Man of India”?
(a) Dadabhai Naoroji
(b) Gopal Krishna Gokhle
(c) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(d) Feroz Shah Mehta
Q4. “My own belief is that congress is tottering and one of my great ambitions is to assist it to peaceful death.” Who said it?
(a) Winston Churchill
(b) Mohammad Ali Jinnah
(c) Lord Curzon
(d) Lord Dufferin
Q5. Which religious reformer of Western India was known as ‘Lokhitwadi’?
(a) Gopal Hari Deshmukh
(b) R.G. Bhandarkar
(c) Mahadev Govind Ranade
(d) B.G. Tilak
Q6. Vande Mataram the national song was a part of-
(a) Durgesh Nandini
(b) Anand Math
(c) Grihadaha
(d) Bhagvad-Gita
Q7. Who founded the Sanskrit College in Calcutta?
(a) Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
(b) Raja Ram Mohan Roy
(c) Rabindranath Tagore
(d) Surendranath Banerji
Q8. Who among the following had repealed the Vernacular Press Act?
(a) Lord Lytton
(b) Lord Ripon
(c) Lord Dufferin
(d) Lord Lansdowne
 Q9. Lord Curzon is best known for which of the following?
(a) Universities Act 1904
(b) Partition of Bengal
(c) Indian Council Act 1892
(d) Government of India Act 1909
Q10. Who is known as the father of Muslim Renaissance in Bengal?
(a) Abdul Latif
(b) Mirza Ghulam Ahmed
(c) Muhammad Qasim
(d) Rashid Ahmed Gangohi
Q11.Which type of work was looked after by the department of Diwan-i-Kohi under Muhammad Tughlaq?
(a) Agriculture
(b) Army
(c) Justice
(d) Royal correspondence
Q12. In the third battle of Panipat, Marathas were defeated by-
(a) Mughals
(b) Rohillas
(c) Britishers
(d) Afghans
Q13. Roshan Akhtar was another name of-
(a) Ahmed Shah
(b) Muhammad Shah
(c) Jahandar Shah
(d) Shah Alam
Q14. Which of the following is not representation of Buddhist art?
(a) Stupa
(b) Vihar
(c) Chaitya
(d) Relic tower
Q15. The fourth Buddhist council was convened during the region of king-
(a) Ashoka
(b) Kaniska
(c) Kalashok
(d) Ajatasatru


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