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Previous Year History Questions for SSC CGL 2017

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SSC repeats many previous years questions. Every day, we provide quizzes on all the topics of History. 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. Only 2 months are left for exams, boost up your preparation with us.
Q1. Which one of the following edicts mentions the personal name of Ashoka?
(a) Kalsi
(b) Rummindei
(c) Special Kalinga Edict
(d) Maski

Q2. The Ashoka major rock edicts which tell us about the Chola, Pandya, Satyaputta and Kerelaputta?
(a) I and VII 
(b) II and III
(c) II and XII 
(d) II and XIII

Q3. 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

Q4. Who was the leader of Kanpur spear heading Revolt of 1857?
(a) Birjis Quadir 
(b) Khan Bahadur
(c) Nana Saheb 
(d) Kunwar Singh

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Q5. Who influenced Mahadev Govind Ranade to establish Prathana Samaj in Bombay?
(a) Raja Ram Mohan Roy
(b) Devendra Nath Tagore
(c) Keshav Chandra Sen
(d) Tek Chand Mitra

Q6. Ganpati Festival in Maharashtra was started by
(a) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(b) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(c) Aurobindo Ghosh
(d) Bipin Chandra Pal

Q7. Who among the following had joined Akbar’s Din-i-Ilahi?
(a) Birbal 
(b) Bhagwan Das
(c) Man Singh 
(d) Surjan Rai

Q8. Which of the following was the birth place of Guru Nanak?
(a) Amritsar 
(b) Nabha
(c) Nankana 
(d) Nander

Q9. Who of the following Sikh Guru was started Gurumukhi script?
(a) Guru Nanak
(b) Guru Angad
(c) Guru Arjundev
(d) Guru Govind Singh

Q10.During the Rigvedic period, ‘Niska’ was an ornament of :
(a) Ear 
(b) Neck
(c) Arm 
(d) Wrist

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Q11.Buddha means :
(a) The enlightened one
(b) The religious preacher
(c) The genius
(d) The powerful

Q12.The second Buddhist council was held during the region of
(a) Ajatashatru 
(b) Kanishka
(c) Kalashoka 
(d) Ashoka

Q13.The Mughal emperor who prohibited the use of Tobacco was
(a) Akbar 
(b) Jahangir
(c) Shahjahan 
(d) Aurangzeb

Q14.In the third battle of Panipat, Marathas were defeated by
(a) Mughals 
(b) Rohillas
(c) Britishers 
(d) Afghans

Q15.The treaty of Purandra between Shivaji and Raja Jai Singh took place in
(a) 1665 
(b) 1664
(c) 1666 
(d) 1669
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