History Practice Quiz for SSC CGL & CHSL Exams - 2018 (Test - 137)

Model Question for CGL and CHSL Exam Papers

Q1. Who was the Viceroy of British India at the time of the first session of the Congress?
(a) Lord Curzon
(b) Lord Dufferin
(c) Lord Mayo
(d) Lord Minto

Q2. Akbar launched Din-i-Ilahi in the year
(a) 1570
(b) 1578
(c) 1582
(d) 1583

Q3. Indus Valley site at Surkotada is located in which among the following states?
(a) Rajasthan
(b) Haryana
(c) Punjab
(d) Gujarat

Q4. The fire had been discovered in which age?
(a) Paleolithic
(b) Mesolithic
(c) Neolithic
(d) Chalcolithic

Q5. The Harappan civilization was discovered in the year:
(a) 1935
(b) 1942
(c) 1901
(d) 1921

Q6. Where was public bath and granaries found in Harappa during excavation?
(a) Mohen-jo-daro
(b) Rangpur
(c) Kalibanga
(d) Ropa

Q7. Fahein came in the period of-
(a) Samudragupta
(b) Ramagupta
(c) Harshvardhan(
(d) Chandragupta II

Q8. Which of the following is known as “Mini Harappa”?
(a) Mohanjodaro
(b ) Lothal
(c) Kalibangan
(d) Rangpur

Q9. Chanakya was known as
(a) Rajasekhara
(b) Bhattasvamin
(c) Vishnugupta
(d) Visakhadatta

Q10. The French made their advent through
(a) Mahe
(b) Yenam
(c) Karaikal
(d) Pondicherry

Q11. Which of the following areas was not conquered by Akbar?

Q12. The first metal known to man was-
(a) Iron
(b) Copper
(c) Tin
(d) Gold

Q13. Whose teachings inspired the French Revolution?
(a) Locke
(b) Plato
(c) Rousseau
(d) Hegel

Q14. Akbar did not construct?
(a) Purana Qila
(b) Agra Fort
(c) Allahabad Fort
(d) Lahore fort

Q15. The study of the inscription is known as?
(a) Archaeology
(b) Epigraphy
(c) Anthropology
(d) History

ANSWERS :  1. Ans.(b) 2. Ans.(c) 3. Ans.(d) 4. Ans.(a) 5. Ans.(d) 6. Ans.(a) 7. Ans.(d)  8. Ans.(b) 9. Ans.(c) 10. Ans.(d) 11. Ans.(d) 12. Ans.(b) 13. Ans.(c) 14. Ans.(a)
15. Ans.(b)