Medieval Indian History MCQ Questions with Answer
Q11. Amir Khusrau was a musician and
(a) Sufi saint
(b) Persian and Hindi writer, and scholar
(d) All of the above
Q12. To which Lodi Sultan does the given map relate and what town does the site marked. A represent
A on the map represent?
(a) Bahlol Lodi – Jaunpur
(b) Sikandar Lodi – Aligarh
(c) Ibrahim Lodi – Jaunpur
(d) Ibrahim Lodi – Aligarh
Q13. Who built the Ibadatkhana at Fatehpur Sikri?
Q14. A new coin called the ‘Rupia’ was issued for the first time by
(a) Ala-ud-din Khilji
(b) Mohammed Shah Tughluq
(c) Sher Shah Suri
Q15. Assertion (A): During the time of Akbar, for every ten cavalrymen, the mansabdars had to maintain twenty horses.
Reason (R): Horses had to be rested while on march and replacements’ were necessary in times of war.
(a) Both A and R are true but R is the correct explanation of A
(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A
(c) A is true but R is false
(d) A is false but R is true
Q16. The old capital of Vijayanagar is now represented by the extensive ruins of
Q17. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the list:
|A. Land allotted to big feudal landlords||1. Jagirdari System|
|B. Land allotted to revenue farmers of rent collectors||2. Ryotwari System|
|C. Land allotted to each peasant with the right to sublet, mortgage transfer, gift, or sell||3. MahalwariSystem|
|D. Revenue settlements made at the village level||4. Zamindari System|
(a) A – 1; B – 3; C – 2; D – 4
(b) A – 1; B – 4; C – 2; D – 3
(c) A – 3; B – 4; C – 1; D – 2
(d) A – 2; B – 1; C – 3; D – 4
Q18. Which was the birthplace of Guru Nanak?
Q19. Vidyaranya was associated with
(a) Harihar II
(c) Devaraya II
Q20. Who among the following streamlined the Maratha administration after Sambhaji?
(a) Raja Ram
(b) Balaji Vishwanath
(c) Ganga Bai