Medieval Indian History MCQ Questions with Answer
Q1. What was the main objective of Sultan Mahmud’s Indian conquests?
(a) Propagation of Religion
(b) Extension of Empire
(c) Acquisition of Wealth
(d) None of these
Q2. Where is the Muslim mosque situated where a hair of pagamber Mohammad Saheb has been preserved?
Q3. Who among the following were famous jurists of medieval India?
Q4. Which of the following works of Amir Khusro deals with the military expeditions of Alauddin Khilji?
(a) Qairanus Sadain
(c) Nuh Siphar
Q5. Which of the following languages was in vogue during Mughal period in the courts of India?
Q6. Consider the following statements: Ahadis were those troopers who:
- Offered their services singly
- Did not attach themselves to any chief
- Had the emperor as their immediate colonel
- Attached themselves to Mirzas
Of these statements:
(a) 1, 3 and 4 are correct
(b) 1, 2 and 3 are correct
(c) 2 and 3 are correct
(d) 1 and 4 are correct
Q7. Who among the following died while playing Chaugan?
(b) Alauddin Khilji
(c) Mohammad Tughlaq
(d) Qutubuddin Aibak
Q8. Which of the undermentioned facts about Taj Mahal is not correct?
(a) It is a magnificent mausoleum
(b) It was built by Shah Jahan
(c) It is situated outside Agra Fort
(d) The names of artisans whobuilt it are engraved on it?
Q9. In the given map, the shaded part represents Akbar’s empire at a certain juncture, A stands for an independent country and ‘B’ marks the site of city.
Which one of the following alternatives gives all correct information?
(a) Akbar in 1557: (A) Gokunda, (B) Lahore
(b) Akbar in 1557: (A) Khandesh, (B) Multan
(c) Akbar in 1605: (A) Gondwana, (B) Multan
(d) Akbar in 1605: (A) Gondwana, (B) Lahore
Q10. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:
|A. Alberuni||1. Tarikh-i-Fakhruddi|
|B. Ainul Mulk Multani||2. Khazan-ul-Futuh|
|C. Amir Khusro||3. Insha-i-Mahru|
|D. Fakhre Mudabbir||4. Tarikh-i-Hind|
Codes: A B C D
(a) 1 2 3 4
(b) 4 3 2 1
(c) 1 3 2 4
(d) 2 1 4 3