HISTORY FOR SSC SET 12

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History for SSC CGL Set 12

 
HISTORY FOR SSC
 
1.Arrange the following events in chronological order, using the codes given below-
A) Abolition of Jazia
B) Abolition of Pilgrimage Tax
C) Construction of Ibadat Khana
D) Foundation of ‘Din-i-llahi

Codes:
A)1,2,4,3
B)2,1,3,4
C)3,4,2,1
D)1,3,4,2

2.Which of the following emperors was known as ’Shah-i-Bekhabar’?
A)Humayun
B)Jahangir
C)Bahadurshah-I
D)Upanishada

3.Which of the following emperors had the highest number of Hindu generals in the army?
A)Babar
B)Akbar
C)Jahangir
D)Aurangzeb

4.‘Rajm Nama’ is the Persian translation of –
A)Arthashastra
B)Ramayan
C)Mahabharata
D)Upanishada

5.Maluk Das was a saint-poet residing at –
A)Agra
B)Ayodhya
C)Kashi
D)Kara

6.Which of the following Rajput houses was the first to establish matrimonial relation which emperor Akbar?
A)Rathore
B)Kachwaha
C)Chauhan
D)Sisodiya

7.Musical instrument ‘Sitar’ was invented by-
A)Amir Khusro
B)Ramdas
C)Tansen
D)Haridas

8.Which Sufi Saint remarked ‘Hanooj Dilli Dur Ast’ (Delhi is still far away)
A)Nasiruddin Chirag-i-Delhi
B)Nizamuddin Aulia
C)Shaikh Bakhtiyar Kaki
D)Baba Farid

9.‘Bijak’ is a collection of the saying of –
A)Baba Farid
B)Ramanand
C)Guru Nanak
D)Kabir

10.To whom among the following did Buddha preach his last sermon?
A)Subhadda
B)Anand
C)Yash
D)Gautami

11.From which site of prehistoric age, evidence of cremating pet dog with man has been found?
A)Koldihawa
B)Panchoh
C)Burzhome
D)Gufkaral

12.Which of the Indian States had diarchy system of government at the time of Alexander’s invasion?
A)Patal
B)Fegela
C)Gandaris
D)Siboi

13.Whose relies are preserved in the Second Stupa at Sanchi?
A)Missionaries of Ashokan age
B)Lord Buddha
C)Gandaris
D)Siboi

14.Which temple of North India has its Shikhar (spire) in Dravid style?
A)Bhitargoan
B)Deogarh
C)Sas-Bahu Temple
D)Mahamodglyeyan

15.The first excavated Indus site after independence of India is-
A)Ropar
B)Kalibangan
C)Banavali
D)Lothal

16.Which is the port city of Indus Valley culture?
A)Mohenjodaro
B)Harappa
C)Kalibanga
D)Lothal

17.How many slokas are present in Rajtarangini of Kalhana?
A)Eight thousand
B)Nine thousand
C)Ten thousand
D)Eleven thousand

18.Which of the following tribes does not belong to the Panchjana of Regiveda?
A)Yadu
B)Puru
C)Turvasa
D)Kikat

19.Which of the following inscriptions mentions Vedic Gods?
A)Mansehra
B)Shahbajgarhi
C)Boghzkoi
D)Junagarh

20.King Kharvela of Kalinga belonged to which dynasty?
A)Chedi
B)Kadamba
C)Haryanka
D)Kalinga

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