241 .Who was the first Muslim woman ruler of North India?
242 .The famous Bhakti saint related to the Mewar royal familywas:
243 .Who was the first writer to have used Urdu as a poeticexpression?
Answer:- Amir Khusrau
244 .The Rajput family with which Akbar, for the first time, entered intomatrimonial alliance was:
245 .Where was gun powder invented?
246 .Who authored Humayun Nama?
Answer:- Gulbadan Begum
247 .Tansen, one of the greatest musicians, lived at the court of:
248 .What was not common between the Bhakti and SufiMovement?
Answer:- Idol worship
249 .Who were the most important rivals of the Rashtrakutas?
Answer:- Pratiharasof Kannauj
250 .Babur was succeeded to the Mughal throne by :
251 .Who was the first ruler of the Slave dynasty?
Answer:- Qutb-ud-din Aibak
252 .Which Delhi Sultan stopped the practice of making payments to soldiersin form of land?
Answer:- Alauddin Khalji
253 .The Khalji Sultans of Delhi were:
254 .Which historian, impressed with the conquests of Samudragupta, calledhim the ‘Indian Napoleon’?
Answer:- V. Smith
255 .At which place were the British permitted by the Mughals in 1651 toconduct trade and set up their factory?
Answer:- Qasim Bazar
256 .Who was responsible for land revenue reforms during the period ofAkbar?
257 .Gujarat was considered as one of the most prosperous provinces of theDelhi Sultanate. The reasons behind its prosperity were:
Answer:- Itsthriving ports and handicrafts
258 .Ranthambhor was a:
Answer:- Rajput fort
259 .Which, among the European powers, provided Shivaji withcannons?
260 .Who expounded the theory of ‘Sulh-i-Kul’?