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.Vasco da Gama discovered the sea route to India in which one of the following years?
(a) 1453 
(b) 1492
(c) 1494 
(d) 1498

Q2.Who of the following led the army of the East India Company in the battle of Buxar in 1764?
(a) Hector Munro 
(b) Watson
(c) Warren Hastings 
(d) Lord Clive

Q3.Who wrote the book entitled ‘Ghulamgiri’?
(a) B.R. Ambedkar 
(b) Narayan Guru
(c) Jyotiba Phule 
(d) M.P. Pillai

Q4.Who was the last ruler of Delhi saltnat?
(a)Bahadur shah II
(b)Ibrahim Lodi
(c)Sikandar Lodi
(d)Mubarak shah

Q5.The name by which Ashoka is generally referred to in his inscription is
(a) Chakravarti 
(b) Devraja
(c) Dharmakirti 
(d) Priyadarsi

Q6.Who was the writer of Tales of Panchatantra?
(a) Kautilya 
(b) Pushyagupta
(c) Vishnu Sharma 
(d) Vishakhdatta

Q7.Where did Ashoka send his son Mahendra as a Buddhist missionary to?
(a) Ceylon 
(b) Nepal
(c) Tibet 
(d) Khotan

Q8.The last Mauryan emperor was
(a) Kunal 
(b) Jalok
(c) Samprati 
(d) Brihadratha

Q9.The Seven Pagodas of Mahabalipuram are a witness to the art patronised by the
(a) Pallavas 
(b) Pandyas
(c) Cholas 
(d) Cheras

Q10.Which one of the following Chola kings conquered Ceylon (Sinhal) first?
(a) Aditya I 
(b) Rajaraja I
(c) Rajendra 
(d) Vijayalaya

11.Who wrote the ‘Harshacharita’?
(a) Kalidasa 
(b) Banabhatta
(c) Vishnugupta 
(d) Parimalgupta

12.Rath Temples at Mahabalipuram were built during the reign of which Pallava ruler?
(a) Mahendravarman
(b) Narasinghvarman I
(c) Parameshwarvarman
(d) Nandivarman I

Q13.Mention the place where Buddha attained enlightenment

Q14.“My own belief is that congress is tottering and one of my great ambitions is to assist it to the peaceful death.” Who said it?
(a) Winston Churchill
(b) Mohammad Ali Jinnah
(c) Lord Curzon
(d) Lord Dufferin

Q15.Who was the first Indian to become a member of the British Parliament?
(a) Badruddin Tyabji 
(b) W.C. Banerjee
(c) D.N. Wacha 
(d) Dadabhai Naoroji

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