Medieval History Test - 3

Que.1

What political changes were brought by the Turkish invasion to India?
1.The political importance of Delhi increased, earlier it was Lahore.
2.Supremacy of the Caliph of Bagdad increased.
3.The Turkish rule put an end to the independent small kingdoms and these were replaced by Iqtas.
Codes:

A.

Only 2

B.

Only 1

C.

2 and 3

D.

All

Que.2

With its rugged, mountainous landscape, Kabul (in present-day Afghanistan) became politically and commercially important from the sixteenth century onwards. Which of the following causes can be attributed to the growing importance of Kabul?
1.Slaves were brought to Kabul and Kandahar for sale.
2.French traveller, Tavernier estimated that the horse trade at Kabul amounted to Rs. 30,000 annually.
3.Kabul and Kandahar were linked to the celebrated Silk Route.
Codes:

A.

1 and 3

B.

1 and 2

C.

2 and 3

D.

All

Que.3

Consider the following statements about the shifting of capital occurred during different dynasties:
1.Muhammad Bin Tughlaq had shifted his capital from Delhi to Devagiri.
2.Iltutmish had transferred his capital to Delhi from Lahore.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Both

D.

None

Que.4

Consider the following statements about Alauddin Khilji:
1.He had banned the public sale of liquor and drugs.
2.He had placed the religious leaders known as Ulemas out of the governance function.
3.Introduced the branding of horses.
4.He had constructed two mosques - Quwal-ul-lslam at Delhi and Adhai din ka Jhopra at Ajmer
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

A.

Only 1

B.

1 and 2

C.

1 and 3

D.

2 and 3

Que.5

Alauddin Khilji introduced the military reforms to achieve his various targets. Consider the following statements related to it.
1.Branding of horses
2.Organization of army on the decimal system
3.Abolition of Iqta of royal troopers.
Which of the above statements are correct?

A.

Only 1 & 3

B.

Only 1 & 2

C.

Only 2 & 3

D.

All of the above

Que.6

'Every pearl in the royal crown is a crystallized drops of blood fallen from the tearful eyes of the poor peasant'. Whose statement is this?

A.

Al-Beruni

B.

Amir Khusrau

C.

Barani

D.

Ibn Battuta

Que.7

Correctly match the following:
Official                         Department
1.Sadr-us-Sudur         A.Head of record department
2.Amir Munshi             B.Head of intelligence department
3.Mushrif-i-Mumalik   C.Head of religious department
4.Barid -i-Mumalik      D.Auditor General
5.Mustauf-i-Mumalik   E.Accountant General
Select the correct code:

A.

1 - A, 2 - B, 3 - C, 4 - E, 5 - D

B.

1 - D, 2 - C, 3 - A, 4 - B, 5 - E

C.

1 - C, 2 - A, 3 - E, 4 - B, 5 – D

D.

1 - B, 2 - D, 3 - C, 4 – A, 5 – E

Que.8

Consider the following statements about Firozshah Tughlaq.
i.He abolished the Iqtadari System.
ii.He imposed the Jaziya on the Brahmins for the first time.
Which of the above statements are incorrect?

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Both 1 & 2

D.

Neither 1 nor 2

Que.9

Which of the following statements about Krishna Deva Raya of Vijaynagar Empire are correct?
i.Krishna Deva Raya’s reign is considered the golden age of Telugu literature.
ii.He defeated the Gajpati ruler of Orissa and conquered the whole of Telangana.
iii.He was orthodox, conservative and hostile towards Islam and Christianity.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

A.

Only 1 & 2

B.

Only 2 & 3

C.

Only 1 & 3

D.

All of the above

Que.10

Consider the following statement about the Mansab System during the Mughal period:
a.The Mansabdar were required to render military service only as civilian services were the responsibility of the Diwan.
b.The Mansabs were granted as hereditary right.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Both 1 & 2

D.

Neither 1 nor 2

Que.11

Mughal Empire declined because of which of the following reasons?
1.Akbar’s tolerant policy towards Hindu rulers
2.Revolts by provincial governors of Awadh,Bengal &Carnatic
3.Aurangzeb’s military campaign into Deccan
4.Issues related with Mansabdari Jagirdari allotment

A.

All are true

B.

Only 2

C.

2, 3 and 4

D.

1,3 and 4

Que.12

Consider the following statements
1.Black hole tragedy is the result of attack by Akbar on Hemu in Battle of Panipat.
2.Battle of Wandiwash resulted into making of British as the supreme power in India
Codes:

A.

Both

B.

Only 1

C.

Only 2

D.

None

Que.13

Consider the following statements
1.East India Company at first had a battle with Aurangzeb in which they got defeated miserably.
2.At Bombay the Britishers set up their first factory.
3.It was Akbar who first allowed the English to set up their factories formally.
Codes:

A.

All

B.

Only 1

C.

Only 2

D.

Only 3

Que.14

In Medieval India, Bhakti Movement was very popular. This ‘Bhakti’ comes from the Sanskrit word Bhaj which mean”

A.

To worship

B.

To narrate

C.

To divide or share

D.

To chant

Que.15

Agrarian society during Mughals can be known through which of the following source?

A.

Badshah Namah

B.

Ain-i-Akbari

C.

Kitaab ul Hind

D.

Taril e Shershahi

Que.16

Jai Singh is known for his interest in astronomy. In which place did he establish an observatory?

A.

Ujjain

B.

Jaipur

C.

Udaipur

D.

Bikaner

Que.17

In the architecture of Medieval India which school adopted the ‘Stellate’ ground plan?

A.

Golconda School

B.

Hoyasala School

C.

Khajurao School

D.

Pahari School

Que.18

Which among the following is/are true about Mughal painting?
1Jahangir was the famous painter among Mughal rulers.
2.It was generally based on nature and its wonders.
3.They focus only on miniature paintings, not the protraits.
4.Being unislamic , Calligraphy was avoided in Mughal paintings.
5.Real female figures were shown in Mughal paintings.
Codes:

A.

3, 4 are true

B.

1, 2 are true

C.

1 & 5 are true

D.

Only 1 is true

Que.19

Which of the following is/are true about Mughal architecture?
1. Culture of Central India and Rajputana had influenced the Mughal architecture during Akbar’s reign.
2. Akbar more focused on using sandstone for its buildings.
3. Both Red Fort and TajMahal were built by Shahjahan.
Codes:

A.

Only 1& 2

B.

Only2

C.

Only 3

D.

All of the above.

Que.20

Which of the following is/are correct about Muhammad bin Tughlaq?
1. He shifted the capital from Delhi to Agra.
2. He built the city of Tughlaqabad.
3. He took no action during the famine in Delhi.
4. He introduced token currency to replace silver coins.
Codes:

A.

Only 1 & 2

B.

Only 2

C.

Only 3

D.

Only 4

Que.21

Which of the following is/are true about Bhakti movement ?
1. It concentrates only on Vaishnavism, not Shaivism.
2. It was meant for higher castes only.
3. Sikhism remained isolated from Bhakti movement.
Codes:

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Only 3

D.

None

Que.22

The correct chronological order of the sultans of delhi sultanate:

A.

Mameliks – Tuglaqs – Khiljis – Sayyids – Lodhis

B.

Mameliks – Tuglaqs –Khiljis – Lodhis – Sayyids

C.

Tuglaqs – Khiljis – Lodhis - Mameliks – Tuglaqs

D.

Mameliks – Khiljis – Tuqlaqs – Sayyids – Lodhis

Que.23

Match the following;
DYNASTY               FOUNDER
A.Tuglaqs                1.Jalaluddin
B.Khiljis                   2.Qutubuddin Aibak
C.Sayyids                3.Khizr khan
D.Mameliks(slaves)  4.Ghazi malik
CODES:
A B C D

A.

4 1 3 2

B.

3 1 4 2

C.

2 1 4 3

D.

1 2 3 4

Que.24

Consider the following statement:
1. Qutubbuddun for his generosity came to be known as ‘Lakh bakhsh’.
2. Iltutmish was known by “Quran Khawan” (great recieter of Quran).
Which of the above statement is /are true?

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Both 1 &2

D.

Neither 1 nor 2

Que.25

During which one of the following marked the beginning of a struggle for power between the monarchy and the Turkish chiefs (chahalgani)?

A.

Balban

B.

Raziya

C.

Naseeruddin Mahmud

D.

Changez khan

Rank List

 
Rank
Name
Marks Obtained
kowsalya
1
kowsalya
50.00
priyosapam meitei
2
priyosapam meitei
44.68
anshul
3
anshul
31.38
prabhat kumar
4
prabhat kumar
30.04
Ramnaresh
5
Ramnaresh
28.72
Jai Pal
6
Jai Pal
28.04
siddappa
7
siddappa
26.06
sarbajeet
8
sarbajeet
26.06
rajiv
9
rajiv
25.38
Apurva
10
Apurva
25.36
MOHAMMED JAFFER
11
MOHAMMED JAFFER
23.40
12
23.38
mohd haseen
13
mohd haseen
22.06
Kiran
14
Kiran
22.06
HABIL ANSARY
15
HABIL ANSARY
21.40
MANISH SINGH
16
MANISH SINGH
20.72
manali
17
manali
20.06
anirudh
18
anirudh
18.74
Happy Learner
19
Happy Learner
18.08
Bharat
20
Bharat
18.06
Pratik
21
Pratik
18.04
ANSHUWAN
22
ANSHUWAN
16.74
joseph prashanth
23
joseph prashanth
16.74
mahesh
24
mahesh
16.08
natarajan
25
natarajan
15.42
Saurabh Thakur
26
Saurabh Thakur
14.74
NEELANJAY SARKAR
27
NEELANJAY SARKAR
13.40
aakash veswal
28
aakash veswal
13.38
Amrinder
29
Amrinder
12.76
Juno Anna Sam
30
Juno Anna Sam
12.72
SUPRADEEP
31
SUPRADEEP
10.76
Sukhbir
32
Sukhbir
10.76
Aju K Raju
33
Aju K Raju
10.72
Jega
34
Jega
10.70
harjot
35
harjot
10.08
simpi shukla
36
simpi shukla
9.42
Mayank
37
Mayank
8.74
ruchi
38
ruchi
8.04
Greatest Noob
39
Greatest Noob
6.04
neha katiyar
40
neha katiyar
5.42
Nitish Kumar Tiwary
41
Nitish Kumar Tiwary
5.02
Shivali Dewori
42
Shivali Dewori
4.76
devesh
43
devesh
3.42
Sugumari
44
Sugumari
3.40
ADITYA A MOGHE
45
ADITYA A MOGHE
2.04
Tarunkumar
46
Tarunkumar
2.00
Rakesh Kumar
47
Rakesh Kumar
1.36
monika jha
48
monika jha
0.08
Piyush
49
Piyush
0.02
PKM
50
PKM
0.00
vivek
51
vivek
0.00
sheik
52
sheik
0.00
ram pratap kumar
53
ram pratap kumar
0.00
Venkatraman
54
Venkatraman
0.00
rajeev
55
rajeev
0.00
ravindra
56
ravindra
0.00
YASHWANT
57
YASHWANT
0.00
saurabhsangat
58
saurabhsangat
0.00
aashishjosephdavis
59
aashishjosephdavis
0.00
Abhishek K
60
Abhishek K
0.00
Harsh Kushwaha
61
Harsh Kushwaha
0.00
CHANDRA PRAKASH
62
CHANDRA PRAKASH
0.00
Prasada Rao
63
Prasada Rao
0.00
chaitanya sanjay kalamkar
64
chaitanya sanjay kalamkar
0.00
Amitkumargupta
65
Amitkumargupta
0.00
Tejaswi
66
Tejaswi
0.00
Rajarshi Majumder
67
Rajarshi Majumder
0.00
Surya Kumar Shukla
68
Surya Kumar Shukla
0.00
NARENDRA kumar
69
NARENDRA kumar
0.00
bhupendre
70
bhupendre
0.00
Sumit Machra
71
Sumit Machra
0.00
Narasimha Sandeep
72
Narasimha Sandeep
0.00
ARUL MOZHI
73
ARUL MOZHI
0.00
pro
74
pro
0.00
Aloke Kumar Saha
75
Aloke Kumar Saha
0.00
Priyadarshini
76
Priyadarshini
0.00
Abhinav
77
Abhinav
0.00
nitin
78
nitin
0.00
anjani
79
anjani
0.00
S PANDIYARAJAN
80
S PANDIYARAJAN
0.00
Ankush Bansal
81
Ankush Bansal
0.00
jijo
82
jijo
0.00
gowtham
83
gowtham
0.00
subhadeep
84
subhadeep
0.00
Shikha Dwivedi
85
Shikha Dwivedi
0.00
harisha
86
harisha
0.00
aakash kumar
87
aakash kumar
0.00
Lovejot
88
Lovejot
0.00
SARAH NASREEN
89
SARAH NASREEN
0.00
AMANULLAH TAK
90
AMANULLAH TAK
0.00
jihva
91
jihva
0.00
Trishee Goyal
92
Trishee Goyal
0.00
sudha
93
sudha
0.00
Hani jassal
94
Hani jassal
0.00
Anjali Pandey
95
Anjali Pandey
0.00
Rajesh Kumar Samal
96
Rajesh Kumar Samal
0.00
sweety
97
sweety
0.00
sathishkumar
98
sathishkumar
0.00
G SATHISH
99
G SATHISH
0.00
armaan
100
armaan
0.00
imran
101
imran
0.00
shiva
102
shiva
0.00
 V SIVA NAIK
103
V SIVA NAIK
0.00
Junaid Rahman
104
Junaid Rahman
0.00
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
105
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
0.00
ChanduReddy
106
ChanduReddy
0.00
Burad ANIL
107
Burad ANIL
0.00
Rohit
108
Rohit
0.00
sai swaroop
109
sai swaroop
0.00
nishant
110
nishant
0.00
Nishant
111
Nishant
0.00
karthikeyan
112
karthikeyan
0.00
Abhishek
113
Abhishek
0.00
DARPAN
114
DARPAN
0.00
mvssp
115
mvssp
0.00
Satish Kumar
116
Satish Kumar
0.00
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
117
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
0.00
rahul gautam
118
rahul gautam
0.00
anil
119
anil
0.00
Chirag madan
120
Chirag madan
0.00
Jyoti Sharma
121
Jyoti Sharma
0.00
aditya kumar jha
122
aditya kumar jha
0.00
ravi kumar
123
ravi kumar
0.00
RATIKANTA  PRADHAN
124
RATIKANTA PRADHAN
0.00
bharathirajaiah
125
bharathirajaiah
0.00
jathavi
126
jathavi
0.00
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
127
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
0.00
M Show kath
128
M Show kath
0.00
Preet
129
Preet
0.00
Rahul Garg
130
Rahul Garg
0.00
vidya
131
vidya
-0.64
saniya
132
saniya
-0.66
GS Ramamurthy
133
GS Ramamurthy
-0.66
ashish
134
ashish
-0.66
Karthi
135
Karthi
-0.66
Yatindra
136
Yatindra
-0.66
Pauras
137
Pauras
-0.66
Sarika Srivastava
138
Sarika Srivastava
-1.32
Nitesh yadav
139
Nitesh yadav
-2.64
prachi
140
prachi
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