Mediaval Indian history Set 12

By | December 28, 2018

Mediaval Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
The first known ruler to introduce canal irrigation in India was
A
Krishnadevaraya
B
Firuz Tughluq
C
Akbar
D
Tipu Sultan
Question 2
Which of the following Mughal Emperors shifted his imperial court and residence from Agra to Sikri, later renamed as Fatehpur Sikri?
A
Akbar
B
Jahangir
C
Shahjahan
D
Aurangzeb
Question 3
Under the Mughals the Commander-in-Chief of the Army was
A
The crown prince
B
Mansabdar
C
Emperor
D
Zamindar
Question 4
Guru Gobind Singh was assassinated by a
A
Mughal
B
Hindu
C
Afghan Pathan
D
Sikh
Question 5
Which of the following measures of Sher Shah Suri greatly helped in the promotion of trade and commerce?
A
He got many important roads built
B
The roads were very safe
C
He abolished all internal duties and taxes were levied only at the points of import and sales
D
He built several sarais on the highways
Question 6
The Mughala aubdued the Pathans by following the policy of
A
Annexation
B
Association
C
Divide and rule
D
Co-existence
Question 7
Shivaji's administration owed its origin to the principles laid down by
A
Kautilya
B
Sher Shah
C
Akbar
D
Adi Granth
Question 8
Todar Mal hailed from
A
Kabul
B
Bengal
C
Berar
D
Oudh
Question 9
Raja Todar Mal introduced standard weights and measures, a land survey and settlement system, revenue districts and officers during Akbar's reign. In whose reign as a finance minister Raja Todarmal developed his expertise?
A
Humayun
B
Akbar
C
Shershah Suri
D
Babur
Question 10
Who is the author of the famous book Gita Gobinda?
A
Kalidas
B
Jaydev
C
Mirabai
D
Kautilya
Question 11
Which of the following was defended by Chand Bibi against the Mughals?
A
Bijapur
B
Berar
C
Ahmednagar
D
Bedar
Question 12
Sayana, a very important commentator of Vedas flourished in which of the following?
A
Hoysala Empire
B
Kakatiya dynasty
C
Vijaynagar Empire
D
Pandyan Empire
Question 13
The purpose of Mahmud Ghaznavi's attack on India was
A
to plunder the wealth of India
B
to spread Islam in India
C
to rule over the territories of India
D
None of these
Question 14
Hakim Mirza, the younger brother of Akbar was the viceroy of
A
Kabul
B
Herat
C
Agra
D
Bengal
Question 15
Humayun lost the Mughal Empire to Sher Shah Suri finally In the battle of
A
Chunar
B
Chausa
C
Ghagra
D
Kannauj
Question 16
To bring Hindu-Muslim unity, Akbar
A
encouraged cow-killing
B
prohibited cow-killing
C
taxed cow-killing
D
remained silent to cow-killing
Question 17
Which monarch called himself as the second Alexander?
A
Akbar
B
Samudra Gupta
C
Alauddin Khalji
D
Chandra Gupta II
Question 18
In which of the following forts Jahanagir Mahal is located?
A
Lahore Fort
B
Agra Fort
C
Red Fort
D
Golconda Fort
Question 19
Which among the following was a unit of Mughal Empire for the purpose of Administration and Revenue Collection?
A
Paraganas
B
Subahs
C
Parautis
D
Grama
Question 20
In Which year did Mahmud of Ghaznavi perform the infamous plunder of the Somnath temple?
A
1008
B
1017
C
1022
D
1026
There are 20 questions to complete.

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