Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 70 of 130)

  1. In the Delhi Sultanate one silver tanker was the equivalent of

    1. 52 jitals

    2. 48 jitals

    3. 45 jitals

    4. 38 jitals

  2. ‘I issue such orders to the people as I consider to be beneficial for them and the State. I do not know whether they are permitted by the shariat or not’ These was said by

    1. Jalaludding Khalji

    2. Alaudding Khalji

    3. Ghiasudding tughlaq

    4. Muhammad Tughlaq

    • Assertion (A): The Iqta system went a long way in establishing Islam in north India.
    • Reason (R): The sultans, through the institution, wanted to control the Turkish nobles. In the context of the above two statements, which one of the following is correct.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true.

  3. Match List I with list II and select the correct answer.

    List-I (Years) List-II (Event)
    1. Year 1296 AD

    2. Year 1336 AD

    3. Year 1398 AD

    4. Year 1504 AD

    1. The Mongols invaded Delhi.

    2. Harihara founded the kingdom of Vijayanagara

    3. Timur's invasion

    4. The city of Agra founded by sultan Sikandar Lodi.

    5. Transfer of the capital to Daulatabad from Delhi.

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 3
      • 5
      • 4
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 5
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
  4. The main feature that distinguished the Saqiya Persian Wheel from other waterlifting services during the Delhi Sultanate was the use of

    1. Lever-principle

    2. Pulleys

    3. Gear mechanism

    4. Leather bucket

  5. During the thirteenth century the term fawazil denoted

    1. The surplus revenue remitted to the state

    2. A headman of a pargana

    3. A military rank

    4. The crown land

  6. What was the total Jama of the delhi Sultanate as estimated by Husamudding Junaidi in the reign of Sultan Feroze Shah Tughlaq?

    1. Four crore and fifty lakhs

    2. Five crore and thirty lakhs

    3. Six crore and seventy five lakhs

    4. Seven crore and forty lakhs

  7. The change of the capital of the bahamani Kingdom from Gulbarga to Bidar took place during the reign of

    1. Shihabudding Ahmad I

    2. Ghiyasudding Tahamtan

    3. Shamsudding Daud

    4. Tajuddin Firoz

  8. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

      • Baz Bahadur
      • Malwa
      • Sultan Muzaffar Shah
      • Gujarat
      • Yusuf Adil Shah
      • Ahmednagar
      • Qutb Shah
      • Golkunda
  9. The central administration of the Vijayanagara kingdom maintained contact with the village through and officer called

    1. Naik

    2. Mahanayakacharyya

    3. Mahapratihara

    4. dandapasika

  10. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer.

    List-I List-II
    1. Appayya Dikshita

    2. Kasivilasa Kriya Sakti

    3. Vedanta Desika

    4. Vyasaraya

    1. Dwaita

    2. Adwaita

    3. Kalamukha

    4. Visishtadwaita

    5. Kapalika

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 3
      • 5
      • 4
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 5
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
  11. To which one of the following sufi orders did Shaikh bahaudding Zakaria of Multan belong?

    1. Chishti

    2. Suhrawardi

    3. Qadiri

    4. Naqshbandi

  12. Who among the following was/were in the First Jesuit Mission that came to Akbar's Court?

    1. Francis Xavier

    2. Rudolph Aquaviva

    3. Antony monserrate

    4. St. Augustine

      1. 1 and 2

      2. 2 and 3

      3. 1 and 4

      4. 2 only

  13. The founder of the Roshnal sect was

    1. Abdullh Jaunpuri baqi billah

    2. Bayazid

    3. Sheikh Nurul Haq

  14. The Rajput clan to which Jhujhar singh (who rebelled against the Mughals during Shah Jahan's reign) belonged was

    1. Rathor

    2. Sisodia

    3. Chauhan

    4. bundela