SSC CGL 2016 Important Indian History Questions
Hereby we have provided General Knowledge model questions for upcoming SSC CGL 2016 Exam in quiz format.
(Q.1) Which one of the following Indus Civilisation Site gives evidence of a dockyard?
(Q.2) Which among the following is the sacred book of the Buddhists?
(Q.3) With whose reign is the Gandhara School of Art associated?
- Chandragupta Vikramaditya
(Q.4) At which of the following places is the famous Kailasha Temple located?
(Q.5) Where did the traveler Ibn Batuta come from?
- Central Asia
(Q.6) Who was the founder of Sufi Order in India?
- Khwaja Qutubuddin Bakhtiyar Kaki
- Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti
- Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya
- Shaikh Nasiruddin Mahmud
(Q.7) At the time when Nadir Shah attacked Delhi, the Mughal Emperor was:
- Ahmad Shah
- Bahadur Shah
- Muhammad Shah
- Shah Alam II
(Q.8) The Battle of Khanwa in 1527 was fought between:
- Ibrahim Lodi and Rana Sanga
- Babur and Rana Sanga
- Humayun and Sher Shah
- Humayun and Nusrat Shah
(Q.9) In Shivaji’s council of Ministers the Prime Minister was called:
(Q.10) Who were the first Europeans to reach India for trade?
(Q.11) Tipu Sultan took support of which one of the following powers to fight against the English?
(Q.12) The British introduced the railways in India in order to:
- promote heavy industries in India
- facilitate British Commerce and Administrative Control
- move foodstuff in case of famine
- enable Indians to move freely within country
(Q.13) According to Dadabhai Naoroji, Swaraj meant:
- Complete Independence
- Self Government
- Economic Independence
- Political Independence
(Q.14) Who was the founder-editor of famous newspaper ‘Kesari’ during National Struggle?
- Mahatma Gandhi
- Lokmanya Tilak
- Jawaharlal Nehru
- Muhammad Iqbal
(Q.15) Who led the Salt Satyagraha Movement with Mahatma Gandhi?
- Annie Beasant
- Mridula Sarabhai
- Sarojini Naidu
- Muthu Lakshmi
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