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Q1

Which among the following Mughal Emperor organised the paintings in Imperial Establishment or Karkhanas?

Q2

Which of the following monument constructed in the Fatehpur Sikri complex?

  1. Buland Darwaza
  2. Panch Mahal
  3. Anup Talao
  4. Moti Masjid
  5. Ibadat Khana

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q3

Which of the following was a famous painter at Akbar’s court?

  1. Mansur
  2. Daswanth
  3. Mukand
  4. Bishandas
  5. Basawan

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q4

Ayar-i-Danish and Anwar-i-sunavli book written during the reign of Jahangir deal with:

Q5

With reference to the Cultural History of India, consider the following statement

  1. Only Red sandstone was used in making the tomb of Itmad ud Daulah.
  2. Red sandstone and white marble were used in making of Bibi ka Makbara.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

Q6

Identify the person from the description given below :

  1. He preferred the paintings of flora and fauna, i.e. birds, animals, trees and flowers.
  2.  He emphasised on bringing a naturalism to portrait painting.
  3. An animal fable called Ayar-i-Danish was illustrated during his reign.
  4. Mansur was the famous painters in his court.

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q7

With reference to the art and archaeological history of India, which one among the following was made earliest?

Q8

With reference to the Administration during the reign of King Shivaji, which of the following pairs given below is not correct?

Q9

With reference to the Deccan Sultanate, consider the following pairs

  1. Imad Shahi Dynasty - Berar
  2. Qutub Shahi Dynasty - Ahmednagar
  3. Adil Shahi Dynasty - Bijapur
  4. Nizam shahi - Golconda

Which of the pairs given above is/are Incorrect?

Q10

Which among the following Mughal Emperor allowed English East India Company to establish its first factory in India?

Q11

Which of the following is/are features of the Mughal Architecture?

  1. Charbagh Style
  2. Bulbous Dome
  3. Massive vaulted gateways
  4. Use of Red Sandstone

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q12

Match List-I with List-II

      List I                   List II

  1. Iqta            1. Marathas
  2. Jagir           2. Mughals
  3. Amaram     3.Delhi Sultans
  4. Mokasa      4.Vijayanagara

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q13

With reference to the Deccan policy of Mughals, consider the following statements:

1. Aurangazeb extended his support to the Muslim Sultanates of Deccan against the Marathas.

2. The extinction of the Deccan kingdoms was a great political victory for the Mughals.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q14

Which of the following was/were parts of Mughal styles of architecture?

1. Charbagh style

2. Pietra dura ornamentation

3. Use of Red sandstone

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q15

Consider the following statements:

1. Shah Jahan was the first Mughal ruler who undertook construction on a large scale.

2. The tradition of Mosque-building reached its climax under Shah Jahan.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q16

Daswant and Basawan were two famous painters in the royal court of

Q17

With reference to the progress of painting during the reign of Jahangir, consider the following statements:

1. Significant progress was made in portrait painting and paintings of animals during his tenure.

2. Mansur was famous for portrait painting in this period.

3. European painting was introduced by the Portuguese priests during his reign.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q18

Consider the following statements:

1.  During the time of Aurangzeb, there was a dispersal of artists to different places in the country.

2. The successors of Aurangzeb were not able to revive the Mughal painting.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q19

With reference to the development of Indian literature under the Mughals, consider the following statements:

1. The literary activities were confined to the court and the nobles during this period.

2. There was no significant development of regional languages due to a lack of royal patronage.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q20

With reference to the administrative system of the Mughals, the term 'Khalisa' was used to denote

Q1.

Which among the following Mughal Emperor organised the paintings in Imperial Establishment or Karkhanas?

a) Jahangir
b) Humayun
c) Akbar
d) Shahajan
Q2.

Which of the following monument constructed in the Fatehpur Sikri complex?

  1. Buland Darwaza
  2. Panch Mahal
  3. Anup Talao
  4. Moti Masjid
  5. Ibadat Khana

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) 1, 2 and 4 only
b) 2, 4 and 5 only
c) 3, 4 and 5 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 5 only
Q3.

Which of the following was a famous painter at Akbar’s court?

  1. Mansur
  2. Daswanth
  3. Mukand
  4. Bishandas
  5. Basawan

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) 1, 2 and 5 only
b) 1, 3 and 5 only
c) 2, 3 and 5 only
d) 2, 4 and 5 only
Q4.

Ayar-i-Danish and Anwar-i-sunavli book written during the reign of Jahangir deal with:

a) Book on General history of India
b) Book on the history of the Afghan rulers
c) Book on animal fable
d) Book on a sharia-based compilation on statecraft
Q5.

With reference to the Cultural History of India, consider the following statement

  1. Only Red sandstone was used in making the tomb of Itmad ud Daulah.
  2. Red sandstone and white marble were used in making of Bibi ka Makbara.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q6.

Identify the person from the description given below :

  1. He preferred the paintings of flora and fauna, i.e. birds, animals, trees and flowers.
  2.  He emphasised on bringing a naturalism to portrait painting.
  3. An animal fable called Ayar-i-Danish was illustrated during his reign.
  4. Mansur was the famous painters in his court.

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) Shahjahan
b) Akbar
c) Humayun
d) Jahangir
Q7.

With reference to the art and archaeological history of India, which one among the following was made earliest?

a) Tomb of Humayun
b) Red Fort Complex
c) Fatehpur Sikri Complex
d) Taj Mahal
Q8.

With reference to the Administration during the reign of King Shivaji, which of the following pairs given below is not correct?

a) Peshwa- Prime Minister
b) Majumdar - Accountant
c) Waqianavis - deals with intelligence, house affairs etc
d) Panditrao - Foreign minister
Q9.

With reference to the Deccan Sultanate, consider the following pairs

  1. Imad Shahi Dynasty - Berar
  2. Qutub Shahi Dynasty - Ahmednagar
  3. Adil Shahi Dynasty - Bijapur
  4. Nizam shahi - Golconda

Which of the pairs given above is/are Incorrect?

a) 1 and 3 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 2 and 4 only
Q10.

Which among the following Mughal Emperor allowed English East India Company to establish its first factory in India?

a) Aurangzeb
b) Akbar
c) Shahjahan
d) Jahangir
Q11.

Which of the following is/are features of the Mughal Architecture?

  1. Charbagh Style
  2. Bulbous Dome
  3. Massive vaulted gateways
  4. Use of Red Sandstone

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) 1, 2 and 3 only
b) 1, 2 and 4 only
c) 2, 3 and 4 only
d) All of the above
Q12.

Match List-I with List-II

      List I                   List II

  1. Iqta            1. Marathas
  2. Jagir           2. Mughals
  3. Amaram     3.Delhi Sultans
  4. Mokasa      4.Vijayanagara

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) A-3, B-2, C-1, D-4
b) A-2, B-1, C-3, D-4
c) A-3, B-2, C-4, D-1
d) A-2, B-3, C-1, D-4
Q13.

With reference to the Deccan policy of Mughals, consider the following statements:

1. Aurangazeb extended his support to the Muslim Sultanates of Deccan against the Marathas.

2. The extinction of the Deccan kingdoms was a great political victory for the Mughals.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q14.

Which of the following was/were parts of Mughal styles of architecture?

1. Charbagh style

2. Pietra dura ornamentation

3. Use of Red sandstone

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 2 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q15.

Consider the following statements:

1. Shah Jahan was the first Mughal ruler who undertook construction on a large scale.

2. The tradition of Mosque-building reached its climax under Shah Jahan.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q16.

Daswant and Basawan were two famous painters in the royal court of

a) Jahangir
b) Babur
c) Akbar
d) Humayun
Q17.

With reference to the progress of painting during the reign of Jahangir, consider the following statements:

1. Significant progress was made in portrait painting and paintings of animals during his tenure.

2. Mansur was famous for portrait painting in this period.

3. European painting was introduced by the Portuguese priests during his reign.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 2 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 3 only
d) 1 and 3 only
Q18.

Consider the following statements:

1.  During the time of Aurangzeb, there was a dispersal of artists to different places in the country.

2. The successors of Aurangzeb were not able to revive the Mughal painting.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q19.

With reference to the development of Indian literature under the Mughals, consider the following statements:

1. The literary activities were confined to the court and the nobles during this period.

2. There was no significant development of regional languages due to a lack of royal patronage.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q20.

With reference to the administrative system of the Mughals, the term 'Khalisa' was used to denote

a) Properties of newly occupied territories.
b) Cities having ports or connectivity through inland waterways.
c) Lands kept and managed by the imperial revenue department or directly by the emperor.
d) Large urban centres administrated independent governors.