History Practice Quiz for SSC CGL & CHSL Exams - 2018 (Test - 142)

Model Question for CGL and CHSL Exam Papers

Q1. Kailasa Temple, one of the largest monolithic structures, is in -
(a) Ajanta Caves
(b) Elephanta Caves
(c) Ellora Caves
(d) Nalanda Caves

Q2.Who was the writer of Tales of Panchatantra?
(a) Kautilya
(b) Pushyagupta
(c) Vishnu Sharma
(d) Vishakhdatta

Q3.The study of inscription is known as -
(a) Archaeology
(b) Epigraphy
(c) Anthropology
(d) History

Q4.Who founded “MATHAS’ in the four corners of India?
(a) Madhavacharya
(b) Shankaracharya
(c) Bhaskaracharya
(d) Ramanujacharya

Q5.To which period does the Mehrauli Pillar inscription belong?
(a) Mauryas
(b) Sungas
(c) Kushanas
(d) Guptas

Q6.The King Kanishka held a great Buddhist Council under whose Presidentship?
(a) Asvaghosha
(b) Sangharaksha
(c) Nagasena
(d) Vasumitra

Q7.Who was the founder of Sunga dynasty?
(a) Pushyagupta
(b) Pushyamitra
(c) Pushparaja
(d) Pravarsena

Q8.When did Vasco- da- Gama came to India?
(a) 1492
(b) 1498
(c) 1398
(d) 1542

Q9.Where is Ibadat Khana situated?
(a) Lahore
(b) Delhi
(c) Agra
(d) Fatehpur Sikri

Q10.Which among the following was also known as Bandobast system?
(a) Zabti
(b) Parukh
(c) Nasaq
(d) Kankut

Q11.Who among the following was a founder of the Swaraj Party?
(a) Vallabh Bhai Patel
(b) Rajendra Prasad
(c) C R Das
(d) Narendra Dev

Q12.The number of members in the Simon Commission was ________.
(a) 10
(b) 20
(c) 7
(d) 12

Q13. Ramsay Mac Donald’s Communal Award gave—
(a) Privy purse to native princes
(b) Communal representation to Muslims
(c) Reservations to Sikhs in elections
(d) Separate electorates for depressed classes

Q14. The date March 12, 1930 is known in Indian History for—
(a) Dandi March by Mahatma Gandhi
(b) First Round Table Conference
(c) Gandhi – Irwin Pact
(d) Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

Q15. At the second Round Table Conference, the Indian National Congress was represented by___
(a) Jawahar Lal Nehru
(b) Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
(c) Rajendra Prasad
(d) Vallabh Bhai Patel