Previous Year History Questions for SSC CGL 2017

History Questions for SSC CGL 2017

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
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
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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