Previous years Question of History For SSC CGL EXAM 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. Which one of the following Vedic Gods depicts an association with the Sun?
(a) Ashvin
(b) Pushan
(c) Indra
(d) Brihaspati

Q2. Gautam Buddha attained Mahaparinirvana at-
(a) Kapilvastu
(b) Kushinagar
(c) Bodhgaya
(d) Rajgriha

Q3. Which new department was started by Muhammad Bin Tughlaq for the development of agriculture?
(a) Diwan-i-Risalat
(b) Diwan-i-Ashraf
(c) Diwan-i-Kohi
(d) Diwan-i-Mustkharaz

Q4. Who among the following constituted Turkan-i- Chihalgani?
(a) Qutubuddin Aibak
(b) Iltutmish
(c) Balban
(d) None of these

Q5. Who of the following was the first Muslim President of Indian National Congress? 
(a) Badruddin Tayabji
(b) Abul Kalam Azad
(c) Rafi Ahmed Kidwai   
(d) M.A. Ansari 

Q6.Who was the Viceroy of India at the time of the formation of the Indian National Congress?
(a) Curzon
(b) Canning
(c) Lawrence  
(d) Dufferin 

Q7. Which one of the following edicts mentions the personal name of Ashoka?
(a) Kalsi
(b) Rummindei
(c) Special Kalinga Edict
(d) Maski

Q8. Realizing the need of water, the first ruler who got a lake constructed in the Girnar area was-
(a) Chandragupta Maurya
(b) Ashoka
(c) Rudradaman
(d) Skandagupta

Q9. The Lumbini was the birth place of Gautama Buddha, is confirmed by an inscription of-
(a) Ashoka
(b) Kanishka
(c) Harsha
(d) Dharmapal

Q10. Who constructed the 84 thousand Stupa?
(a) Ashoka
(b) Pushyamitra
(c) Menander
(d) Kanishka

Q11. Who founded Agra?
(a) Iltutmish
(b) Firoz Tughlaq
(c) Sikander Lodhi
(d) Ibrahim Lodhi

Q12. Ibn Battuta visited India during the reign of-
(a) Jalaluddin Firoz Shah
(b) Alauddin Khilji
(c) Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq
(d) Muhammad Bin Tughlaq

Q13. Who among the following Sultans received the title of ‘Syed-us-Salatin’ from the Caliph?
(a) Iltutmish
(b) Balban
(c) Alauddin Khilji
(d) Firoz Shah Tughlaq

Q14. Amir Khusro wrote his famous masanavi ‘Ashiqa’ on the order of-
(a) Alauddin Khilji
(b) Khizra Khan
(c) Rai Karan
(d) Rani Kamla Devi

Q15. The statement. “India is not Arabia, it is not practically feasible to convert it into Qarul Islam.” is associated with-
(a) Iltutmish
(b) Balban
(c) Alauddin Khilji
(d) Muhammad Bin Tughlaq



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