Medieval Indian History MCQs: Gk By Mr. DJ

by Mr. DJ

Medieval Indian History Art And Culture MCQs Q&A with easy explanations. History section provides you all type of MCQs questions on Medieval

31. What was the valid reason of the decline in trade and commerce during the period of later Mughals?
A. Deterioration in law and order situation
B. Closure of old routes of trade
C. Abuse of trade licence by European companies
D. Poverty of the Mughal nobility

32. Who among the following Sultans of Delhi introduced the token currency?
A. Balban
B. Alauddin Khalji
C. Muhammad bin Tughlaq
D. Firuz Tughlaq

33. Tax on plunder during war in the Sultanate period was known as
A. Kharaj
B. Jizya
C. Khums
D. Zakat

34. ‘Chahalghani’ under IItutmish represented………….
A. his Turkish slaves
B. slaves inherited by him from his predecessors
C. general cadre of slaves
D. the elite cadre of slave officers under him

35. Which one of the following sequences represents the correct chronological order?
A. Shahji, Shivaji, Rajaram, Sambhaji
B. Shahji, Shivaji, Sambhaji, Rajaram
C. Shahji, Sambhaji, Shivaji, Rajaram
D. Sambhaji, Shivaji, Shahji, Rajaram

36. Match List-I (Members of Shivaji’s Ashtapradhan) with List-II (Functions) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
List-I List-II
A. Peshwa’ 1.He used to take care of all official correspondences
B. Dabir 2. Ecclesiastical head
C. Pandit Rao 3. He was the head of both civil and military affairs
D. Surunavis 4. Foreign secretary

(a) 1 2 3 4
(b) 4 3 2 1
(c) 3 4 2 1
(d) 2 3 4 1

37. Who among the following built the largest number of irrigation canals in the Sultanate period?
A. Nasiruddin Mahmud
B. Ghiyasuddin Balban
C. Ibrahim Lodi
D. Firuz Shah Tughlaq

38. Who among the following was responsible for making “Sikhism’ a militant force?
A. Guru Har Govind Singh
B. Guru Teg Bahadur
C. Guru Govind Singh
D. Guru Arjun Singh

39. Match List-I (Travellers) with List-II (Kings) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
List-I List-II
A. Abdur Razzaq 1. Deva Raya-I
B. Nuniz 2. Deva Raya-II
C. Nicolo de Conti 3. Krishna Deva Raya
D. Barbosa 4. Achyuta Raya


(a) 2 1 3 4
(b) 2 4 3 1
(c) 1 2 3 4
(d) 2 4 1 3

40. The term ‘Khalisa’ in the Sultanate and Mughal periods was used for
A. crown lands
B. lands owned by the Sufi establishment
C. lands revenue which was directly deposited in the imperial treasury
D. land revenue which was assigned to the nobles for maintaining troops

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