Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 33

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1 .Timur invaded India and ordered a general massacre of the people of Delhi during the reign of
A.  Nasir-ud-din Mahmud
B.  Ghiyasuddin II
C.  Abu Bakr
D.  Alauddin Sikandar
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2 .The Sultan of Delhi who transferred two monolithic Mauryan pillars to Delhi to beautify his capital, was
A.  Iltutmish
B.  Alauddin Khalji
C.  Firuz Tughluq
D.  Muhammad-bin-Tughluq
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3 .The most decisive battle between the forces of Dara and Aurangzeb (in the war of Succession) was fought at
A.  Dharmat
B.  Samugarh
C.  Deorai
D.  Khajwa
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4 .The famous Mughal General who conquered Assam, Chittagong, etc. in the north-east was
A.  Shaista Khan
B.  Mir Jumla
C.  Mirza Raja Jai Singh
D.  Jaswant Singh
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5 .Aurangzeb, in his attempt to annex Marwar to the Mughal empire, was involved in a 30-year war. During these long years the most valiant struggle from the aide of Marwar was fought by
A.  Ajit Singh
B.  Durgadas
C.  Hadas of Bundi
D.  Indra Singh
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6 .Assuming the title of Alamgir, Aurangzeb crowned himself as Emperor on July 21, 1658 at
A.  Agra
B.  Aurangabad
C.  Fatehpur Sikri
D.  Delhi
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7 .The Akbar of Kashmir who reconstructed and rehabilitated all the temples and asked Jonaraja to continue further Kalhana's Rajatarangini was
A.  Sikandar
B.  Shah Mir Samsuddin
C.  Zain-ul-Abidin
D.  Saifuddin
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8 .During the last 25 years of his reign, Aurangzeb was mainly involved in long-drawn wars against
A.  Bijapur
B.  Golcunda
C.  Marathas
D.  All the above
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9 .The liberal religion preached by the saints of Maharashtra and rigidly followed by Shivaji is known as
A.  Desh Dharma
B.  Maharashtra Dharma
C.  Rashtra Dharma
D.  Hindu Dharma
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10 .The Mughal General, who decisively defeated Shivaji and forced him to conclude the Treaty of Purandar, was
A.  Shaista Khan
B.  Mirza Raja Jai Singh
C.  Prince Muazzam
D.  Dilir Khan
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11 .The Sikh Guru executed by Aurangzeb after cruel torture was
A.  Har Rai
B.  Har Krishan
C.  Hargobind
D.  Tegh Bahadur
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12 .Tarabai, who conducted the affairs of the Maratha government from 1700 to 1707 AD, was the widow of the Maratha King
A.  Shambhaji
B.  Shivaji II
C.  Raja Ram
D.  Shivaji III
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13 .The Mughal troops were largely drawn from
A.  The Rajput Chiefs
B.  Tributary Chiefs
C.  Mansabdars
D.  Central Contingents
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14 .The Jagirdars during the Muhgal period were
A.  Mansabdars
B.  Zamindars
C.  All assignees of Jagirs
D.  All the above
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15 .The Mughal government can be described as an/a
A.  Autocracy
B.  Liberal monarchy
C.  Centralised despotism
D.  Absolute monarchy
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