Indian History SSC CHGL,Railways,State PSCs,IBPS,ompetitive exam

Indian History Mock Test–62

Question No:1

With reference to Sultan Alauddin Khalji, consider the following statements—

1. Alauddin Khalji fixed the prices of food-grains.
2. Alauddin Khalji was the first Sultan who paid his soldiers in cash.
3. During Alauddin Khalji’s rule, the share of the land revenue to be paid by the peasant was raised to half of the produce.

Which of these statements are correct ?

A. 1 and 2
B. 1 and 3
C. 2 and 3
D. 1, 2 and 3

Question No:2

Who among the following Delhi Sultans is known for introducing market control mechanism ?

A. Iltutmish
B. Balban
C. Alauddin Khalji
D. Firozshah Tughlaq

Question No:3

Who-was the Delhi Sultan when the threat of invasion by Mongols under Chingiz Khan loomed over India ?

A. Iltutmish
B. Balban
C. Jalaluddin Khalji
D. Alauddin Khalji

Question No:4

During the reign of Alauddin Khalji, who were Amil ?

A. Government agents to collect land revenue
B. Local landlords at village level
C. Khurasani and Multani traders of food-grains
D. Banjaras who carried the food -grains from village to towns

Question No:5

Who among the following was the author of ‘Tarikh — i – Alai’, which contains the details of first few years of Sultan Alauddin Khalji ? r,V

A. Ziauddin Barani
B. Shams Siraj Afif
C. Amir Khusrau
D. Yahiya — bin — Ahmed

Question No:6

Who among the following was the first muslim Military Commander who annexed Bihar and Bengal by overthrowing the Sena dynasty ?

A. Mahmud Gawan
B. Bakhtiyar Khalji
C. AdilShah
D. Shamsuddin

Question No:7

Who among the following sultans was advised by Qazi Mughisuddin to act according to the laws of Shariat, but the Sultan rejected his advice ?

A. Alauddin Khalji
B. Jalaluddin Khalji
C. Mohammad – bin — Tughlaq
D. Firoz Tughlaq

Question No:8

Consider the following statements :Madad-i-mash grants were awarded to—

1. Men of learning
2. Religious devotees
3. Persons of noble lineage
4. Destitute persons incapable of earning a livelihood

Which of these statements are correct ?

A. 1,2 and 3
B. 2, 3 and 4
C. 1 and 4
D. 1, 2, 3 and 4

Question No:9

Assertion (A) : Mohammad-bin-Tughlaq shifted his capital from Delhi to Deogiri (Daulatabad).

Reason (R) : There were repeated Mongol invasions on Delhi during his reign.

A. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
B. Both Aand 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

Question No:10

The medieval ruler who was the first to establish a ministry of agriculture (Diwan — i — Kohi) was—

A. Alauddin Khalji
B. Mohammad -bin – Tughlaq
C. SherShah
D. Akbar

Question No:11

In the Delhi Sultanate, an administrative unit called Paragana was headed by an official known as—

A. Shiqdar
B. Barid
C. Ariz
D. Amil

Question No:12

Who among the following Sultans of Delhi had accepted the Suzeraintz of the Timurid ruler Mirza Shah Rukh ?

A. Firoz Tughlaq
B. Mohammad – bin – Tughlaq
C. Khizr Khan Sayyid
D. Sikandar Lodi

Question No:13

Who among the following appointed Ibn Batuta as the Chief Qazi of Delhi ?

A. Ghiyasuddin Balban
B. Alauddin Khalji
C. Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq
D. Mohammad – bin – Tughlaq

Question No:14

Who among the following was NOT a noble under Alauddin Khalji ?

A. Ainulmulk Multani
B. Zafar Khan
C. Nusrat Khan
D. Munim Khan

Question No:15

Malik Kafur was whose General ?

A. Balban
B. Alauddin Khalji
C. Mohammad—bin-Tughlaq
D. Firoz shah Tughlaq

Question No:16

In medieval India, what did the term Jital refer to ?

A. Weight
B. Diet
C. Coin
D. Game

Question No:17

With reference to Delhi Sultanate, who was the founder of Sayyid Dynasty ?

A. Khizr Khan
B. Mubaraq Shah
C. Muhammad Shah
D. Alauddin Alam Shah

Question No:18

Which of the following Sultans founded a town where now stands Agra ?

A. Mohammad-bin-Tughlaq
B. Firoz Tughlaq
C. Bahlol Lodi
D. Sikandar Lodi

Question No:19

Which one of the following Sultans of Delhi introduced measures for improving the quality of fruits ?

A. Mohammad-bin-Tughlaq
B. Firoz Tughlaq
C. Sikandar Lodi
D. Sher Shah Suri

Question No:20

Which one of the following dynasties ruled over India after the invasion of Timur ?

A. Lodi dynasty
B. Sayyid dynasty
C. Tughlaq dynasty
D. Khalji dynasty