Medieval Indian History - Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Medieval Indian History. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Answer : A

Explanation

The first battle of Tarain was fought in 1191.

Q 2 - In reference to Sher Shah’s governance, ‘Ariz’ means …

A - Finance

B - Military

C - Correspondence

D - Justice

Answer : B

Explanation

N/A

Q 3 - Which among the following mosques was the only masjid constructed of only marble?

A - Moti masjid of Lahore

B - Moti masjid of Agra

C - Jama masjid of Delhi

D - Akbar’s tomb

Answer : B

Explanation

It was constructed by Shah Jahan.

Q 4 - Who among the following was the last sultan of Delhi Sultanate?

A - Sikandar Lodhi

B - Daulat Khan Lodhi

C - Bahlul Lodhi

D - Ibrahim Lodhi

Answer : D

Explanation

Ibrahim Lodhi was defeated by Babar in the first battle of Panipath in 1526.

Q 5 - In reference to the Sufi terminology, ‘Khalifah’ refers …

A - Disciple

B - Successor

C - Teacher/Guru

D - Musical Recital

Answer : B

Explanation

N/A

Q 6 - Sankaracharya had written the commentaries on …

A - Ramayana

B - Mahabharata

C - Bhagwadgita

D - Purana

Answer : C

Explanation

Sankaracharya also had written commentaries on Upanishads.

Q 7 - Consider the following statements:

1. Agra was founded by Sikandar Lodhi.

2. Sikandar Lodhi moved his capital from Delhi to Agra.

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

A - Only 1

B - Only 2

C - Both

D - Neither 1 nor 2

Answer : C

Explanation

Sikandar Lodhi ruled between 1489 and 1517.

Q 8 - Who among the following had founded the Sisodiya (of Mewar) Dynasty?

A - Kokkala I

B - Chandradeva

C - Bappa Rawal

D - Dantidurg

Answer : C

Explanation

Founded during the 8th Century.

Q 9 - In reference to Sayyid Brothers, consider the following statements:

1. Abdullah Khan was assigned the post of Mir Bakshi and Hussain Khan was assigned the post of Wazir.

2. In 1719, Sayyid Brothers killed Farrukh Siyar.

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

A - Only 1

B - Only 2

C - Both

D - Neither 1 nor 2

Answer : B

Explanation

Abdullah Khan was assigned the post of Wazir and Hussain Khan was assigned the post of Mir Bakshi.

Q 10 - Who among the following Mughal emperors constructed Bibi ka Makbara?

A - Shah Jahan

B - Jahangir

C - Akbar

D - Aurangzeb

Answer : D

Explanation

Bibi ka Makbara is the tomb of Aurangzeb’s wife.


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