General Studies: Important for Exam: Medieval Indian History MCQ Part 1

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Q. The capital of the Hindu Shah rulers, who were defeated by Mohamed of Ghazi, was

(a) Lahore

(b) Kabul

(c) Washing

(d) Multan

Q. The Sultans of Delhi generally received a letter of investiture from the Caliphs to legitimize their authority. Which of the following rulers was not recognized by the caliph of Baghdad?

(a) Qutbuddin Aback

(b) Iltutmish

(c) Nasir Uddin Mahmud

(d) Balkan

Q. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer

Match List – I with List – II and Select the Correct Answer
Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer

List – I

List – II

A. Aladdin Khalil

1. Founder of first Afghan Empire

B. Ghazi Malik

2. Founder of Saiyyid Dynasty

C. Khiry Khan

3. Founder Tug lug Dynasty

D. Baliol Lodi

4. Founder of Khalil Dynasty

(a) 4 3 1 2

(b) 4 3 2 1

(c) 4 2 3 1

(d) 4 2 1 3

Q. Before becoming Sultan, Balkan was appointed by Nasiruddhin Mahmud to the post of

(a) Weir

(b) Makil

(c) Argo – I – Mamalis

(d) Nabi – I – Malakai

Q. Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

(a) Muhammad bin Bakhtaran Khalil – conqueror of Bihar and Bengal

(b) Quach – Ruler of Multan after the death of Muhammad Gloria.

(c) Qutbuddin Aback – captured Malawi and Gujarat for the Sultanate.

(d) Malik Kafue – Subjugated Deccan Kingdoms of Yadira’s, Kakatiyas and Hoyasala

Q. Which of the following Sultans introduced the customs of sigma and Pianos at the court?

(a) IItutmish

(b) Balkan

(c) Aladdin Khalil

(d) Siyanda Lodi

Q. Tax on plunder during war in the Sultanate period was known as:

(a) Kharif

(b) Janiya

(c) Khoums

(d) Zakat

Q. The name given to Aladdin Khalil’s market in Delhi for the sale of cloth and other specified commodities was

(a) Sahaj – Adel

(b) Shona – I – Mandy

(c) Bazar – I – Sadr

(d) Lassa

Q. ‘Zawabit’ is a term that refers to:

(a) Islamic laws in medieval India

(b) Islamic regulations introduced by orthodox Mud slim kings

(c) Non – Sharia state laws

(d) Non – agricultural taxes in the medieval period.

Q. Which one of the following territories was never a part of the Sultanate of Delhi?

(a) Punjab

(b) Kashmir

(c) Kanpur

(d) Bihar

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