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. SSC repeats many previous years questions. Every day, we provide quizzes on all the topics of History.

Q1.Where did the game of Chess originated?
(a) India
(b) Persia
(c) Arabia
(d) Europe

Q2.Which of the following is called The Bible of Tamil?
(a) Tolkappiyam
(b) Silappadikaram
(c) Manimekalai
(d) Kural

Q3.The subject matter of Ajanta paintings pertains to
(a) Jainism
(b) Buddhism
(c) Vaishnavism
(d) Shaivism

Q4.Which Sultan of Delhi founded and built the Fort of Siri?
(a) Iltutmish
(b) Balban
(c) Alauddin Khilji
(d) Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq

Q5.Who among the following was the first Bhakti saint to use Hindi for the propagation of his message?
(a) Dadu
(b) Kabir
(c) Ramananda
(d) Tulsidas

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.Who was the founder of Sunga dynasty?
(a) Pushyagupta
(b) Pushyamitra
(c) Pushparaja
(d) Pravarsena

Q10.Who was the founder of Vakatak dynasty?
(a) Vindhya Shakti
(b) Ishwarsena
(c) Pravarsena
(d) Rudrasena

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

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

13.The Lingaraja Temple built during the medieval period is at
(a) Bhubaneswar
(b) Khajuraho
(c) Madurai
(d) Mount Abu

14.The Dilwara temple is located at
(a) Bhubaneswar
(b) Aurangabad
(c) Khajuraho
(d) Mount Abu

15.Who founded the four Mathas in the four corners of India?
(a) Shankaracharya
(b) Ramanujacharya
(c) Bhaskaracharya
(d) Madhvacharya

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