History –GK FAQ for SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CPO Exams

History –GK FAQ for SSC CGL , CHSL, CPO  Exams Set-40:
The lists of important GK questions from Indian History were given here with answers. Candidates those who are all preparing for the SSC, Railway and all other competitive examinations can use this material


1). Who gave the theory of economic drain in his book, “Poverty and the Un British Rule in India” ?
Answer :  Dada Bhai Naoroji

2). Megasthenes was an ambassador, of which Greek king ?
Answer: Seleucus Nikator

3). The division of Mauryan society in 7 classes is particularly mentioned, in which book ?
Answer: Indica of Magasthenes

4). Who was the first Mauryan ruler to conquer Deccan ?
Answer: Bindusara

5). Who was first to decipher the Brahmi script of Ashoka ?
Answer:  James Princep

6). Charaka was the famous court physician of ____?
Answer: Kanishka

7). The first President of All India Trade Union Congress was  ________ ?
Answer: Lala Lajpat Raj

 8). The first Governor General and Viceroy of British Indian was _______?
Answer: Lord Canning

9). Which Chinese general and defeated Kanishka?
Answer: Pen Chao

10). Who was the founder of pattini cult related to worship of Kannagi?

Answer: Sengattivan

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