General Studies: Important for Exam: Modern Indian History MCQ Part 18

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Q. Nadir Shah’s excuse for invading India was

(a) That Afghan fugitives should not find shelter in India

(b) The cruel treatment meted out to Nadir Shah’s emissary at the Mughal court

(c) The invitation by Sadat khan of Awadhi to invade India

(d) Both (a) and (b) above

Q. The famous Sikh leader Banda Bahadur was captured and executed during her reign of

(a) Bahadur Shah

(b) Jalandhar Shah

(c) Farrukhsiyar

(d) Muhammad Shah

Q. under which of the following Mughal rulers was the Mughal court party led by” a cabal of women and eunuchs”?

(a) Muhammad Shah

(b) Ahmad Shah

(c) Alamgirpur II

(d) Shah Alamo II

Q. The Later Mughal emperor who was not allowed to enter Delhi was twelve years and restored for his to throne by the Marathas was

(a) Ahmad Shah

(b) Alamgirpur II

(c) Shah Alamo II

(d) Akbar Iii

Q. Who exercised undisputed power at Delhi from 1761 to 1772?

(a) Shah Alamo II

(b) Rochelle leader Najee – ud – doula

(c) Najee’s son Zapata khan

(d) Najee’s grandson Ghulam Nadir

Q. Match the founders with the autonomous states founded by them during the Later Mughal period

Match the Founders with the Autonomous States Founded by Them During the Later Mughal Period
Match the founders with the autonomous states founded by them during the Later Mughal period

List – I

List – II

A. Mushed Qulin Khan

1. Asafjahi kingdom of Hyderabad

B. Chinqilich Khan

2. Bengal

C. Sadat Khan

3. Farrukhabad

D. Muhammad Khan

4. Awadhi Ban gash

(a) 2 1 4 3

(b) 1 2 3 4

(c) 2 1 3 4

(d) 2 3 1 4

Q. The Later Mughal emperor who appointed his two and – a – half – year old son as governor of Punjab and a one – year old baby as the deputy under him, was

(a) Muhammad Shah Rangoli

(b) Alamgirpur II

(c) Shah Alam II

(d) Ahmad Shah

Q. The Saiyyid brothers were the leaders of the -------------party at Mughal court

(a) Irani

(b) Tirana

(c) Afghani

(d) Hindustani

Q. About whose reign has Kamwar khan said, “The owl dwelt in the eagle’s nest and the crow took the place of the nightingale”?

(a) Muhammad Shah

(b Jalandhar Shah

(d) Farrukhsiyar

Q. The single most important factor responsible for the agrarian crisis during the Mughal Empire was

(a) Various methods of assessment of revenue

(b) Collection of revenue through intermediaries

(c) Agrarian exploitation by officials and intermediaries

(d) Burden of Jagirdari system

(e) Stagnant agricultural production

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