Mediaval Indian history Set 2

By | December 28, 2018

Mediaval Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
The first writer to use Urdu as the medium of poetic expression was
A
Amir Khusrau
B
Mirza Ghalib
C
Bahadur Shah Zafar
D
Faiz
Question 2
The exhaustive codification of Islamic laws in the name of 'Fatwa-i-Alamgiri' was done at the behest of which among the following rulers of Medieval India?
A
Alauddin Khalji
B
Sher Shah Suri
C
Akbar
D
Aurangzeb
Question 3
Humayunnama was written by
A
Princess Gulbadan Begum
B
Salima Sultan
C
Jahangir
D
Jahanara Begum
Question 4
The most decisive battle between the forces of Dara and Aurangzeb (in the war of Succession) was fought at
A
Dharmat
B
Samugarh
C
Deorai
D
Khajwa
Question 5
Sakambhari near Ajmer is a place related to emergence of which of the following dynasties?
A
Gahadwals
B
Parmaras
C
Pratiharas
D
Chauhanas
Question 6
The battle between Babar and Rana Sanga was fought at
A
Panipat
B
Chunar
C
Khanwa
D
Jaunpur
Question 7
The city of Vijayanagar (Now known as Hampi) was situated on the northern bank of the river
A
Krishna
B
Tungabhadra
C
Kaveri
D
Godavari
Question 8
Who has written the compilation of poems, Prithviraj Raso?
A
Prithvi Raj III
B
Chand Bardai
C
Purandara Dasa
D
Kabir
Question 9
Under the Mughals one of the main imports was
A
pepper
B
raw silk
C
cotton
D
opium
Question 10
Shivaji crowned himself at
A
Poona
B
Konkan
C
Bijapur
D
Rajgarh
Question 11
Who among the following founded the principality of Ghazani in AD 962?
A
Mahmood Ghazani
B
Subuktgeen
C
Alptigin
D
Shah Mahmoud
Question 12
Which Sultan of Delhi died while playing the chaugon (Polo)?
A
Qutub-ud-din Aibak
B
Ghiyasuddin Balban
C
Samsuddin Iltutmish
D
Nasiruddin Mahmood
Question 13
The first time in India that land was divided into different categories for the purpose of revenue, taking into account the quality of land and its productive capacity, was during the reign of
A
Alauddin Khalji
B
Sher Shah Suri
C
Firuz Shah Tughluq
D
Akbar
Question 14
Under the Mughals the jizya was collected from
A
Persians
B
Muhammadans
C
Hindus
D
Foreign visitors
Question 15
The only Sultan of Delhi to conquer Chittor, the capital of Mewar was
A
Iltutmish
B
Balban
C
Alauddin Khalji
D
Sikandar Lodhi
Question 16
''Muazzama'' was the title of which of the following Mughal Emperors?
A
Shah Alam II
B
Mohammad Shah
C
Bahadur Shah Zafar
D
Jahandar Shah
Question 17
Manyakheta (modern Malkhed) on the banks of Kagina River in Gulbarga district, Karnataka state was the capital of..........?
A
Satvahanas
B
Rastrakutas
C
Hoysalas
D
Kakatiyas
Question 18
Akbar granted the present site of Amritsar to the Sikh Guru
A
Amar Das
B
Angad
C
Ram Das
D
Arjan
Question 19
Token currency had been introduced for the first time in India by
A
Ghiyasuddin Tughluq
B
Firuz Shah Tughluq
C
Alauddin Khalji
D
Muhammad-bin-Tughluq
Question 20
Which literary figure of the Gupta period is referred to as the Indian Shakespeare?
A
Vishakhadatta
B
Harisena
C
Kalidasa
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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