HISTORY QUESTIONS FOR SSC CGL SET 4

History questions for SSC CGL and CDS exam. There are 4 to 5 questions on Indian History in SSC exam.

History questions for SSC CGL EXAM Set- 4

HISTORY QUESTIONS FOR SSC CGL
1. Which sikh guru called himself ‘Sacha Badshah’?
A.Guru Gobind Singh
B.Guru Hargobind
C.Guru Teg Bahadur
D.Guru Arjan Dev

2. Fahien visited India during the reign of-
A.Chandragupta I
B.Chandragupta II
C.Kumargupta
D.Ramagupta

3. Who is regarded as the ‘father of history’?
A.Euclid
B.Plato
C.Herodotus
D.Socrates

4. ‘Cultural Revolution’ is related to-
A.France
B.Japan
C.Britain
D.China

5. Shalimar Bagh in Kashmir was built by-
A.Akbar
B.Jahangir
C.Shahjahan
D.Aurangzeb

6. Who is called the Napolean of India?
A.Kanishka
B.Chandragupta II
C.Samundragupta
D.Harshvardhan

7. The founder of Pala dynasty in Bengal was-
A.Darampal
B.Gopal
C.Mahipal
D.Devapal

8. The rulers of which dynasty started the practice of granting tax-free villages to Brahmanas and Buddhist Monks?
A.Satavahanas
B.Mauryas
C.Guptas
D.Cholas

9. The most important text of Vedic Mathematic is-
A.Satapatha Brahman
B.Altharva Veda
C.Sulva Sutras
D.Chhandogya Upnishad

10. A portuguese traveller – Vasco-Da-gama reached India in the year-
A.1489
B.1498
C.1538
D.1598

11. Gautam Budha passed away at the age of-
A.70
B.80
C.82
D.75

12. Shivaji- The great Maratha became the king of Maratha Empire in the year-
A.1627
B.1664
C.1680
D.1674

13. Budha was born at-
A.Kushinagar
B.Bodh Gaya
C.Kapilvastu
D.Vaishali

14. Who said ‘Man is a social animal’?
A.Plato
B.Aristotle
C.Rousseau
D.None of these

15. Mahavira passed away at the age of-
A.82
B.72
C.62
D.52

16. Who abolished Sati system?
A.Lord Lyton
B.Lord Curzon
C.Lord Dalhousie
D.Lord William Bentick

17. Awadh annexed in British Empire on the pretext of-
A.Mis-government
B.Doctrine of lapse
C.Subsidiary alliance
D.None of these

18. Who of the following propounded Din-E-Elahi.
A.Aurangzeb
B.Jahangir
C.Humayun
D.Akbar

19. The Harrapan Civilization flourished during-
A.Iron age
B.Paleolithic age
C.Neolithic age
D.Bronze age

20. Whose achievements are recorded on the Allahabad pillar inscription?
A.Chandragupta Maurya
B.Samundra Gupta
C.Vikramaditya
D.Skand Gupta

             

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