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Q1

With reference to the Medieval Indian rulers, Which one of the following statement is not correct?

Q2

Which of the following statement is not objective of Foreign Policy of the Mughals?

Q3

With reference to System of Administration prevalent during the reign of Akbar which of the following statement is not correct?

Q4

With reference to the Madad-i-Maash of Mughal period which of the following statement is correct?

Q5

Consider the following statement

  1. Du-aspah sih aspah system was introduced by the Mughal emperor Akbar.
  2. This system allowed to maintain a large quota of troopers, without raising their zat rank.

Which of the statement given above is/are Incorrect?

Q6

Consider the following events

  1. Battle of Khanwa
  2. Construction of Ibadat Khana
  3. First Battle of Panipat

Correct chronological sequence of these events is:

Q7

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?

Q8

With reference to the ‘Ahadis’ of the Mughal period which of the following statements is correct

  1. In addition to the Mansabdars, the Mughal emperors used to entertain individual troopers, called ahadis.
  2. The ahadis have been called gentlemen-troopers and received much higher salaries than other troopers.
  3. An ahadi mustered up to five horses, though sometimes two of them shared a horse.

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q9

Match List-I with List-II

          List-I(Famous Temple)                        List-II(State)

  1. Kandariya Mahadev Temple                A. Karnataka
  2. Dilwara Temple                                    B. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Hoyasaleswara Temple                         C. Tamil Nadu

                                                                        D. Rajasthan

Select the correct using the option given below

Q10

Consider the following statement

  1. Nasiruddin Chiragh-i-Delhi was a disciple of Nizamuddin Auliya.
  2. Qutubudin Aibak was a contemporary of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

Q11

Identify the person from the description given below :

  1. He was given the title Andhra Bhoj.
  2. There were eight famous Telugu poets in his court.
  3. He established the city called 'Nagalapuram'.
  4. He composed an epic Telugu poem Amuktamalyada.

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q12

Consider the following events

  1. Reign of Raja Krishnadevaraya
  2. Construction of Qutub Minar
  3. Arrival of Portuguese in India
  4. Death of Feroze Tughlaq

Correct chronological sequence of these events is:

Q13

Which of the following was/were advantages of the dahsala system?

1. The peasant was required to pay based on local products as well as local prices.

2. The peasant as well as the State was aware of the dues.

3. The peasants were given remission in the land revenue if crops failed.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q14

Which of the following statements is/are correct about Mughal Emperor Akbar?

1. Akbar introduced the Mansabdari System in his army.

1. A jagir conferred a hereditary right on the holder.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q15

During the reign of Akbar, there was a state of unrest due to a rebellion against the enforcement of the dagh system or branding of the horses of the jagirdars and strict accounting of their income. This rebellion took place in which of the following provinces?

1. Bengal

2. Lahore

3. Bihar

4. Multan

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q16

Consider the following statements:

1. Under the zabti system, the land revenue was assessed and required to be paid in cash.

2. The salaries to the standing army and all administrative personnel including the nobles were paid in cash.

3. The good production of food grains and other commodities led to the development of qasbas.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q17

With reference to the administration of Sher Shah Suri, consider the following statements:

1. He divided the kingdom into eight Tarafs, each was governed by a Tarafdar.

2. He introduced the principle of local responsibility of local crimes and criminal and civil cases were dealt with separately.

Which of the following statements is/are true?

Q18

During the Mughal period, who were the Khanazads?

Q19

With reference to the Slave dynasty, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. Qutbuddin Aibak was the first ruler of the first dynasty belonging to the Delhi Sultanate.

2. Nobles played a key role in the administration of the state.

3. Only the Turkish nobles were appointed on important posts.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q20

Which of the following statements is/are correct about the Tughluq dynasty?

1. Vijayanagar and Bahmani kingdom, both were founded during this period.

2. During this period, the capital of Sultanate was shifted from Delhi to Deogiri.

3. Iranian ruler Nadir Shah invaded India towards the end of their rule.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q21

Which of the following is/are the difference(s) between the Sultanate and 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:

Q22

Consider the following statements:

1. Bhakti Movement welcomed the ideas of equality and brotherhood which the Sufi saints also preached.

2. All the Bhakti saints emphasized the oneness of God.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q23

Mores and Nimbalkers during the medieval period of Indian history were

Q1.

With reference to the Medieval Indian rulers, Which one of the following statement is not correct?

a) Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb assumed the title Alamgir, World Conqueror.
b) The Battle of Bilgram also known as Battle of Kanauj was a notable military engagement between Humayun, and Sher Shah Suri.
c) Jahangir launched a continued war in the northwest frontier to recover Kandahar.
d) The Din-i-ilaih was a syncretic religion propounded by the Mughal emperor Akbar.
Q2.

Which of the following statement is not objective of Foreign Policy of the Mughals?

a) To safeguard the North-Western boundary of the Mughal from foreign invasion.
b) To maintain the balance of power among the Uzbeks, the Safavids and the Turks.
c) To conquer ancestral land of Mughals in Central Asia.
d) To restrict the trade and commerce relation with countries in Central Asia.
Q3.

With reference to System of Administration prevalent during the reign of Akbar which of the following statement is not correct?

a) The produces was divided between the peasants and the state in a fixed proportion under the Galla-Bakhshi system.
b) An estimate was made on the basis of actual inspection on the spot and one-third of the estimated produce was fixed as the state demand under Kankut System.
c) Nasaq was a system of measurement and the assessment based upon spot inspection of produce.
d) The Zabti system is associated with Raja Todar Mal and sometimes called Bandobast System.
Q4.

With reference to the Madad-i-Maash of Mughal period which of the following statement is correct?

a) The land grants received by the king from the family of the girl to whom the king has to marry.
b) The land grants received by a large class of religious divines and learned men who in return for their services.
c) There was no provision for renewing of such grants by the new ruler and had no hereditary in practice.
d) None of the above
Q5.

Consider the following statement

  1. Du-aspah sih aspah system was introduced by the Mughal emperor Akbar.
  2. This system allowed to maintain a large quota of troopers, without raising their zat rank.

Which of the statement given above is/are Incorrect?

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

Consider the following events

  1. Battle of Khanwa
  2. Construction of Ibadat Khana
  3. First Battle of Panipat

Correct chronological sequence of these events is:

a) 2-1-3
b) 1-3-2
c) 2-3-1
d) 3-1-2
Q7.

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
Q8.

With reference to the ‘Ahadis’ of the Mughal period which of the following statements is correct

  1. In addition to the Mansabdars, the Mughal emperors used to entertain individual troopers, called ahadis.
  2. The ahadis have been called gentlemen-troopers and received much higher salaries than other troopers.
  3. An ahadi mustered up to five horses, though sometimes two of them shared a horse.

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) 1 Only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) All of the above
Q9.

Match List-I with List-II

          List-I(Famous Temple)                        List-II(State)

  1. Kandariya Mahadev Temple                A. Karnataka
  2. Dilwara Temple                                    B. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Hoyasaleswara Temple                         C. Tamil Nadu

                                                                        D. Rajasthan

Select the correct using the option given below

a) 1-A, 2-C, 3-D
b) 1-B, 2-C, 3-D
c) 1-B, 2-D, 3-A
d) 1-B, 2-D, 3-C
Q10.

Consider the following statement

  1. Nasiruddin Chiragh-i-Delhi was a disciple of Nizamuddin Auliya.
  2. Qutubudin Aibak was a contemporary of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q11.

Identify the person from the description given below :

  1. He was given the title Andhra Bhoj.
  2. There were eight famous Telugu poets in his court.
  3. He established the city called 'Nagalapuram'.
  4. He composed an epic Telugu poem Amuktamalyada.

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) Rama Deva Raya
b) Pulakeshin I
c) Parantaka I
d) Krishnadeva Raya
Q12.

Consider the following events

  1. Reign of Raja Krishnadevaraya
  2. Construction of Qutub Minar
  3. Arrival of Portuguese in India
  4. Death of Feroze Tughlaq

Correct chronological sequence of these events is:

a) 1-3-4-2
b) 1-2-4-3
c) 2-4-3-1
d) 3-2-1-4
Q13.

Which of the following was/were advantages of the dahsala system?

1. The peasant was required to pay based on local products as well as local prices.

2. The peasant as well as the State was aware of the dues.

3. The peasants were given remission in the land revenue if crops failed.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 3 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q14.

Which of the following statements is/are correct about Mughal Emperor Akbar?

1. Akbar introduced the Mansabdari System in his army.

1. A jagir conferred a hereditary right on the holder.

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
Q15.

During the reign of Akbar, there was a state of unrest due to a rebellion against the enforcement of the dagh system or branding of the horses of the jagirdars and strict accounting of their income. This rebellion took place in which of the following provinces?

1. Bengal

2. Lahore

3. Bihar

4. Multan

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 2 and 4 only
b) 1, 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q16.

Consider the following statements:

1. Under the zabti system, the land revenue was assessed and required to be paid in cash.

2. The salaries to the standing army and all administrative personnel including the nobles were paid in cash.

3. The good production of food grains and other commodities led to the development of qasbas.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 and 3 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q17.

With reference to the administration of Sher Shah Suri, consider the following statements:

1. He divided the kingdom into eight Tarafs, each was governed by a Tarafdar.

2. He introduced the principle of local responsibility of local crimes and criminal and civil cases were dealt with separately.

Which of the following statements is/are true?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q18.

During the Mughal period, who were the Khanazads?

a) Princes who were appointed as governors in provinces.
b) People who were involved in buying and selling of agricultural commodities.
c) Kinds of newly acquired territories.
d) Nobles who served the Mughal emperor earlier.
Q19.

With reference to the Slave dynasty, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. Qutbuddin Aibak was the first ruler of the first dynasty belonging to the Delhi Sultanate.

2. Nobles played a key role in the administration of the state.

3. Only the Turkish nobles were appointed on important posts.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1, 2 and 3
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q20.

Which of the following statements is/are correct about the Tughluq dynasty?

1. Vijayanagar and Bahmani kingdom, both were founded during this period.

2. During this period, the capital of Sultanate was shifted from Delhi to Deogiri.

3. Iranian ruler Nadir Shah invaded India towards the end of their rule.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 2 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q21.

Which of the following is/are the difference(s) between the Sultanate and 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) 1 and 2 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 3 only
Q22.

Consider the following statements:

1. Bhakti Movement welcomed the ideas of equality and brotherhood which the Sufi saints also preached.

2. All the Bhakti saints emphasized the oneness of God.

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
Q23.

Mores and Nimbalkers during the medieval period of Indian history were

a) Artisan family belong to Bijapur and Golconda
b) Influential Maratha families
c) Experts in Persian language and Hindu laws
d) Traditional royal messengers