Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 72 of 130)

  1. Which one of the following iqtas was held by Sultan Iltutamish as its muqtai immediately before his accession?

    1. Kalpi

    2. Lakhanauti

    3. Kalinjar

    4. Budaun

  2. Amir Khusrau's Khazain-ul Futuh gives an account of the military campaigns of

    1. Malik Kafur in south India

    2. Sultan Balban in the Mewat region

    3. Muhammad Tughlaq in Gujarat

    4. Feroze Tughlaq in Orissa

  3. The title Sultan-us-Sharq was assumed by the rulers of

    1. Assam

    2. Bengal

    3. Jaunpur

    4. Orissa

  4. Which one of the following sultans introduced a rural tax called Haqq-i-Sharq?

    1. Iltumish

    2. Alauddin Khalji

    3. Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq

    4. Feroze Tughlaq

  5. Turks brought the technique of constructing the true arch on a massive scale. Reason (R): The Turks introduced into India the technique of preparing limemortar. 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 and R is not the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but r is true

  6. Which of the following are correctly matched? Saints with Mystic order

      • Shakh nasiruddin
      • Suhrawardi Chirag Delhi.
      • Sheikh bahauddin
      • Chisti Zakaria.
      • Shaikh Sharfuddin
      • Firdusi
      • Shaikh Nuruddin
      • Rishi
      • Shaikh Baqi Billah
      • Naqshbandi

    Which are correct?

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 2, 3 and 4

    3. 2, 3 and 5

    4. 3, 4 and 5

  7. Which one of the following writers has written a contemporary account of the Vijaynagar Empire?

    1. Shams Siraj Afif

    2. Linschoten

    3. Domingo paes

    4. Pietro Della Valle

  8. Krishnadeva Raya was the ruler of the Vijayanager Empire between

    1. AD 1485 and 1502

    2. AD 1905 and 1530

    3. AD 1533 and 1545

    4. AD 1550 and 1565.

  9. Who among the following Bahmani rulers establishment matrimonial alliance with one of the rajas of Vijaynagar.

    1. Alaudding Bahman Shah I

    2. Feroze Shah Bahamani

    3. Mahmud Shah I

    4. Ahmad Shah

  10. The Bahamani Kingdom and Vijaynagar Empire clashed frequently over the territory of

    1. Madurai

    2. Warangal

    3. Malabar

    4. The Raichur Doab

  11. The principal governor of the Vijaynagar Empire were known as

    1. Rautas

    2. Nayakas

    3. Poligars

    4. Naiyars

  12. In the succession issue of which one of the following Rajput states Emperor Jahangir intervened and gave tika to the person of his choice?

    1. Amber

    2. Marwar

    3. Bikaner

    4. Jaisalmer

  13. The Mughals lost out Quandahar to the Safavides Forever in

    1. AD 1606

    2. AD 1617

    3. AD 1622

    4. AD 1632

  14. Which of the following two kingdoms in the Deccan were conquered by Auranzeb?

    1. Bidar and Bijapur

    2. Bijapur and Golkunda

    3. Golkunda and Ahmadnagar

    4. Ahmadnagar and Bijapur

  15. Sher Shah Suri took only one-fourth of the produce as land tax in

    1. Sahsaram

    2. Agra

    3. Multan

    4. Kagire