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All India PT Mock Test (OMR Based) Across 20 Cities

will be conducted on 20th May, 2018. Click here for Test Schedule & Online admission.

Test Center List:

  1. Delhi
  2. Jammu
  3. Chandigarh
  4. Ahmedabad
  5. Bhopal
  6. Lucknow
  7. Allahabad
  8. Patna
  9. Ranchi
  10. Kolkata
  11. Bhubaneswar
  12. Raipur
  13. Jaipur
  14. Mumbai
  15. Pune
  16. Nagpur
  17. Hyderabad
  18. Chennai
  19. Coimbatore
  20. Bengaluru

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
3
priyosapam meitei
44.68
anshul
5
anshul
31.38
prabhat kumar
7
prabhat kumar
30.04
Ramnaresh
9
Ramnaresh
28.72
siddappa
11
siddappa
26.06
sarbajeet
13
sarbajeet
26.06
rajiv
15
rajiv
25.38
Apurva
17
Apurva
25.36
MOHAMMED JAFFER
19
MOHAMMED JAFFER
23.40
21
23.38
mohd haseen
23
mohd haseen
22.06
Kiran
25
Kiran
22.06
HABIL ANSARY
27
HABIL ANSARY
21.40
MANISH SINGH
29
MANISH SINGH
20.72
manali
31
manali
20.06
anirudh
33
anirudh
18.74
Happy Learner
35
Happy Learner
18.08
Bharat
37
Bharat
18.06
Pratik
39
Pratik
18.04
ANSHUWAN
41
ANSHUWAN
16.74
joseph prashanth
43
joseph prashanth
16.74
mahesh
45
mahesh
16.08
natarajan
47
natarajan
15.42
Saurabh Thakur
49
Saurabh Thakur
14.74
NEELANJAY SARKAR
51
NEELANJAY SARKAR
13.40
aakash veswal
53
aakash veswal
13.38
Amrinder
55
Amrinder
12.76
Juno Anna Sam
57
Juno Anna Sam
12.72
SUPRADEEP
59
SUPRADEEP
10.76
Sukhbir
61
Sukhbir
10.76
Aju K Raju
63
Aju K Raju
10.72
Jega
65
Jega
10.70
harjot
67
harjot
10.08
simpi shukla
69
simpi shukla
9.42
Mayank
71
Mayank
8.74
ruchi
73
ruchi
8.04
Greatest Noob
75
Greatest Noob
6.04
neha katiyar
77
neha katiyar
5.42
Shivali Dewori
79
Shivali Dewori
4.76
devesh
81
devesh
3.42
Sugumari
83
Sugumari
3.40
ADITYA A MOGHE
85
ADITYA A MOGHE
2.04
Tarunkumar
87
Tarunkumar
2.00
Rakesh Kumar
89
Rakesh Kumar
1.36
monika jha
91
monika jha
0.08
Piyush
93
Piyush
0.02
PKM
95
PKM
0.00
vivek
97
vivek
0.00
sheik
99
sheik
0.00
ram pratap kumar
101
ram pratap kumar
0.00
Venkatraman
103
Venkatraman
0.00
rajeev
105
rajeev
0.00
ravindra
107
ravindra
0.00
YASHWANT
109
YASHWANT
0.00
saurabhsangat
111
saurabhsangat
0.00
aashishjosephdavis
113
aashishjosephdavis
0.00
Abhishek K
115
Abhishek K
0.00
Harsh Kushwaha
117
Harsh Kushwaha
0.00
CHANDRA PRAKASH
119
CHANDRA PRAKASH
0.00
Prasada Rao
121
Prasada Rao
0.00
chaitanya sanjay kalamkar
123
chaitanya sanjay kalamkar
0.00
Amitkumargupta
125
Amitkumargupta
0.00
Tejaswi
127
Tejaswi
0.00
Rajarshi Majumder
129
Rajarshi Majumder
0.00
Surya Kumar Shukla
131
Surya Kumar Shukla
0.00
NARENDRA kumar
133
NARENDRA kumar
0.00
bhupendre
135
bhupendre
0.00
Sumit Machra
137
Sumit Machra
0.00
Narasimha Sandeep
139
Narasimha Sandeep
0.00
ARUL MOZHI
141
ARUL MOZHI
0.00
pro
143
pro
0.00
Aloke Kumar Saha
145
Aloke Kumar Saha
0.00
Priyadarshini
147
Priyadarshini
0.00
Abhinav
149
Abhinav
0.00
nitin
151
nitin
0.00
anjani
153
anjani
0.00
S PANDIYARAJAN
155
S PANDIYARAJAN
0.00
Ankush Bansal
157
Ankush Bansal
0.00
jijo
159
jijo
0.00
gowtham
161
gowtham
0.00
subhadeep
163
subhadeep
0.00
Shikha Dwivedi
165
Shikha Dwivedi
0.00
harisha
167
harisha
0.00
aakash kumar
169
aakash kumar
0.00
Lovejot
171
Lovejot
0.00
SARAH NASREEN
173
SARAH NASREEN
0.00
AMANULLAH TAK
175
AMANULLAH TAK
0.00
jihva
177
jihva
0.00
Trishee Goyal
179
Trishee Goyal
0.00
sudha
181
sudha
0.00
Hani jassal
183
Hani jassal
0.00
Anjali Pandey
185
Anjali Pandey
0.00
Rajesh Kumar Samal
187
Rajesh Kumar Samal
0.00
sweety
189
sweety
0.00
sathishkumar
191
sathishkumar
0.00
G SATHISH
193
G SATHISH
0.00
armaan
195
armaan
0.00
imran
197
imran
0.00
shiva
199
shiva
0.00
 V SIVA NAIK
201
V SIVA NAIK
0.00
Junaid Rahman
203
Junaid Rahman
0.00
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
205
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
0.00
ChanduReddy
207
ChanduReddy
0.00
Burad ANIL
209
Burad ANIL
0.00
Rohit
211
Rohit
0.00
sai swaroop
213
sai swaroop
0.00
nishant
215
nishant
0.00
Nishant
217
Nishant
0.00
karthikeyan
219
karthikeyan
0.00
Abhishek
221
Abhishek
0.00
DARPAN
223
DARPAN
0.00
mvssp
225
mvssp
0.00
Satish Kumar
227
Satish Kumar
0.00
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
229
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
0.00
rahul gautam
231
rahul gautam
0.00
anil
233
anil
0.00
Chirag madan
235
Chirag madan
0.00
Jyoti Sharma
237
Jyoti Sharma
0.00
aditya kumar jha
239
aditya kumar jha
0.00
ravi kumar
241
ravi kumar
0.00
RATIKANTA  PRADHAN
243
RATIKANTA PRADHAN
0.00
bharathirajaiah
245
bharathirajaiah
0.00
jathavi
247
jathavi
0.00
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
249
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
0.00
M Show kath
251
M Show kath
0.00
Preet
253
Preet
0.00
vidya
255
vidya
-0.64
saniya
257
saniya
-0.66
GS Ramamurthy
259
GS Ramamurthy
-0.66
ashish
261
ashish
-0.66
Karthi
263
Karthi
-0.66
Yatindra
265
Yatindra
-0.66
Pauras
267
Pauras
-0.66
Sarika Srivastava
269
Sarika Srivastava
-1.32
Nitesh yadav
271
Nitesh yadav
-2.64
prachi
273
prachi
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