Q2.The foreign traveller who visited India during the Mughal period and who left us an experts dscription of the Peacock Throne was
(b)Omrah Danishmand Khan
(d)Austin of Bordeaux
Q3.Amir Khusrau was a musician and
(a) Sufi saint
(b) Persian and Hindi writer and scholar
(d)All of the above
Q4.Arrange the following in chronological order : (SSC CGL, 2010)
2. Lodis 3. Saiyids
4. Ilbari Turks
(a) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
(b) 5, 4, 3, 2, 1
(c) 2, 4, 5, 3, 1
(d) 4, 5, 1, 3, 2
Q5.The famous Kohinoor diamond was produced from one
of the mines in
(b) Chhota Nagpur
Q6.Which of the following was not ordered byAlauddin Khilji to control black marketing and hoarding?
(a)Land revenue should be collected in kind
(b)Cultivators should sellthe harvested crops on the
(c)Merchants shouldsell all commodities inthe open
(d)More privileges should be given to Khuts and
Q7.The Qutub Minar was completed by the famous ruler
(a) Qutubuddin Aibak
(c) Firoz ShahTughlaq
(d) Alauddin Khilji
Q8.Coronation of Shivaji took place in
(b) 1674 A.D.
Q9.TheMuslim adventurer who destroyed the Nalanda University was
(b)Muhammad bin Tughlak
(c)Muhammad bin Bhaktiyar
(d)Muhammad bin kashim
Q10.The first Muslim women who ruled Northern India was
(d)None of the above
Q11.Which Battle laid the foundation of Mughal rule in India?
(a)Battle of Plassey
(b)Battle of Talikota
(c)First Battle of Panipat
(d)Battle of Haldighati
Q12.The court language of the Mughals was
Q13.Name the language that was designated as the Camp
Language during the Medieval Period
Q14.Khalsa Panth was created by Guru Gobind Singh in which
Q15.In which of the following towns is Moti Masjid situated
Q16.Which of the following pairs is incorrect ?
(a)Babar vs. Sangram Singh
(b)Sher Shah vs. Humayun
(d)Akbar vs. Hemu
Q17. Which one of the following battles led to the foundation
of the Mughal rule at Delhi ?
(a)Third Battle of Panipat
(b)Second Battle of Panipat
(c)Battle pf Haldighati
(d)First Battle of Panipat
Q18.Who among the following attacked the Somnath temple?
(a)Mahmud of Ghazni
Q19.Prithviraj Chauhan was defeated by Mohd.Ghori in the
(a)Tarain in 1191 A.D.
(b)Tarain in 1192 A. D.
(c)Chandawar in 1193 A.D.
(d)Ranthambhor in 1195A.D.
Q20.Famous Battle of Talikota was fought in
(d) 1570 A.D.
Q21.Sher Shah defeated Humayun and captured Gaur in the
(a)Ghaghra in 1529 A.D
(b)Chausa in 1539 A.D.
(c)Panipat in 1526 A.D.
(d)Khanwa in 1527 A.D.
Q22.When the rule of the Delhi Sultan began?
Q23.Tulsidas wrote Ram charit manas in the reign of
Q24.TheTaj Mahal was built by
(c) Sher Shah
(d) Nadir Shah
Q25.Who of the following became a member of the Din-ailahi?
(c)Raja Man Singh
Q26. The Lodi dynasty was founded by ? (SSC CGL, 2010)
(a) Ibrahim Lodi
(b) Sikandar Lodi
(c) Bahlol Lodi
(d) Khizr Khan
Q27. Who among the following was an illiterate ? (SSC CGL, 2010)
(b) Shah Jahan
Q28.Where did Aurangzeb die? (SSC CGL, 2013)
(c) Ahmad Nagar