HISTORY QUESTIONS FOR SSC CGL EXAM SET 9

Another set of History questions with answers for upcoming SSC CGL exam.

SET 9 HISTORY QUESTIONS FOR SSC CGL EXAM

HISTORY QUESTIONS FOR SSC CGL EXAM
1. Who among the following was the exponent of Visistadvaita philosophy?
A.Vallabhacharya
B.Sankaracharya
C.Ramanujacharya
D.Madhvacharya

2. The Rathas of Mahabalipuram was built during the reign of-
A.Palas
B.Cholas
C.Rashtrakutas
D.Pallavas

3. Temples at all of the following places are well known for their erotic sculpture except
A.Konark
B.Khajurah
C.Madurai
D.Halebid and Belur

4. Pandayas were centered in-
A.Madurai
B.Tanjore
C.Andhra Pradesh
D.Kaveripattan

5. The term ‘dastak’ implies?
A.Riot
B.Duty free trade
C.Post
D.Market

6. The chola empire reached its zenith under
A.Parantakal I
B.Raja Raja
C.Rajendra Chola I
D.Rajendra Chola II

7. The capital of Kakatiya dynasty was
A.Madurai
B.Hampi
C.Dwarasamudra
D.Warangal

8. Which of the following was the lowest unit of Chola administration?
A.Mandalam
B.Kottam
C.Kurram
D.Valanadu

9. The dynasty that excelled itself as a naval power was that of the
A.Cheras
B.Pallavas
C.Cholas
D.Hoysalas

10. Madurai was the capital of
A.Cholas
B.Pallavas
C.Pandyas
D.Rashtra

11. After the Mauryas the most important kingdom in the Deccan and Central India was that of the
A.Vakatakas
B.Cholas
C.Satavahanas
D.Pallavas

12. The large Shiva Temple at Thanjavur was built by-
A.Rajendra Chola
B.Raja Raja Chola
C.Chandeltas
D.Rashtrakutas

13. The highest officer under the Turkish /Khilji Rulers of the Delhi Sultanate was?
A.Qazi-ul-Mulk
B.Naib-i-Mulk
C.Head of the Majlis-i-Khalawat
D.Wazir

14. During the Delhi Sultanate, who among the following were called the Barids?
A.Craftsmen
B.Bodygaurds of the Sultan
C.Officer-in-charge of state exchequer
D.The spy / news reporters

15. Which of the following Sultans refused to read Khutba in the name of Khalifa for first time?
A.Alauddin Khilji
B.Mohammad-bin-Tughlaq
C.Sikander Lodi
D.Ibrahim Lodi

16. The mongol leader who threatened the safety of the Turkish rule in India during the rule of Iltumish was
A.Changez Khan
B.Halaku
C.Jalaluddin Mangbarn
D.Tajuddin Yaldii

17. During the 13th and 14th centuries the Indian peasant did not cultivate-
A.Wheat
B.Maize
C.Gram
D.Maize

18. Ibn Batuta was a traveller from which among the following current nations?
A.Algeria
B.Morocco
C.Tunisia
D.Libya

19. Who among the following rulers is known to have assumed the title of Caliph himself?
A.Balban
B.Alauddin Khalji
C.Qutbuddin Mubarak Shah Khalji
D.Mohammad bin Tughlaq

20. With reference to Delhi Sultanate, the Turkan-e-Chihalgani was constituted by-
A.Qutubuddin Aibak
B.Iltumish
C.Balban
D.None of these

             

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