Indian History Mock Test-70

Question No:1

Between whom was the battle of Chausa fought ?

A. Bahadur Shah of Gujrat and Humayun
B. Humayun and Sher Khan
C. Akbar and Rana Pratap
D. Jehangir and Rana Amar Singh

Question No:2

Consider the following statements :

In the reign of Jehangir, Kandhar could not be recaptured due to—
1. Inefficiency of Mughal army
2. Refusal of Khurram to proceed to that place
3. Difficulties in organising an expedition
4. Severe cold in Afghanistan

Which of these statements are correct ?

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

Question No:3

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the Lists :

List-I (Name)— List-II (Work)
A. Abdul Hamid Lahori 1. Akbarnama
B. Abul Fazl 2. Muntakhab-ut-Tawarikh
C. Badauni 3. Tabqat-i-Akbari
D. Nizamuddin Ahmed 4. Badshahnama
A. 4132
B. 1423
C. 1432
D. 4123

Question No:4

Tulsidas composed his ‘Ramcharitamanasa’ in the reign of-

A. Babur
B. Akbar
C. Aurangzeb
D. Bahadur Shah ‘Zafar’

Question No:5

At the time when Nadir Shah attacked Delhi, the Mughal emperor was—

A. Ahmad Shah
B. Bahadur Shah
C. Muhammad Shah
D. ShahAlam II

Question No:6

Assertion (A) : Aurangzeb gave land-grants for the maintenance of temples at Vrindavan.

Reason (R) : The trustees of those temples were his favourite courtiers.

Code :

A. Both A and R is true and R is the correct explanation of A
B. Both A and R is 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:7

Consider the following statements—

The arrival or Babur into the Indian subcontinent led to the—
1. Introduction of gun powder in the subcontinent
2. Introduction of the arch and dome in the region’s architecture
3. Establishment of a Timurid dynasty in the region

Which of these statement is/are correct ?

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

Question No:8

Mughal dynasty was to Bahadur Shah ‘Zafar’ as Lodi dynasty was to—

A. BahlolLodi
B. Daulat Khan Lodi
C. Ibrahim Lodi
D. SikandarLodi

Question No:9

The Battle of Khanwa in 1527 was fought between—

A. Babur and Rana Sanga
B. Ibrahim Lodi and Rana Sanga
C. Humayun and Sher Shah
D. Humayun and Nusrat Shah

Question No:10

Which one of the following structures was constructed by Emperor Akbar in Fatehpur Sikri ?

A. Mpti Mahal
B. Rang Mahal
C. Panch Mahal
D. Hira Mahal

Question No:11

Assertion (A) : Daulatabad fortress was besieged by the Mughal forces in the year 163And it had to be surrendered to them.
Reason (R) : Malik Ambar betrayed his Sultan during the seige of Daulatabad fortress by Mughal forces.

Code :

A. Both A and R is true and R is the correct explanation of A
B. Both A and R is 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:12

Who among the following Mughal Emperors had the longest reign ?

A. Bahadur Shah
B. Jahandar Shah
C. Farrukhsiyar
D. Muhammad Shah

Question No:13

The Mughal Empire extended upto Tamil territory in the South under the reign of—

A. Akbar
B. Aurangzeb
C. Jahangir
D. Shahjahan

Question No:14

Which one of the following statements is correct ?

A. Kashmir was annexed to Mughal Empire by Humayun
B. Gujarat was annexed to Mughal Empire by Akbar
C. Malwa was annexed to Mughal Empire by Jahangir
D. Khandesh was annexed to Mughal Empire by Shahjahan

Question No:15

During Mughal Empire, which of the provinces was lost in 1622, recovered in 1638 and finally lost in 1649 ?

A. Ajmer
B. Kashmir
C. Bengal
D. Kandahar

Question No:16

Who is the author of the book The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty, Delhi, 1857′ ?

A. John Kirkland
B. William Dalrymple
C. Thomas Wilson
D. Simon Digby

Question No:17

Who built the Ibadatkhana at Fatehpur Sikri ?

A. Akbar
B. Jahangir
C. Sahjahan
D. Aurangzeb

Question No:18

What were the Ahdis of Akbar’s time ?

A. Village level money-lenders
B. Village guards
C. Cashiers working in Diwani
D. Foot-soldiers in the army

Question No:19

Who among the following has issued the coin rupee for the first time ?

A. Mohammad-bin-Tughlaq
B. Alauddin Khalji
C. Sher Shah Suri
D. Akbar

Question No:20

Which one of the following rulers at first assumed the title of ‘Hazrat – i – Ala’ and afterwards ‘Sultan’ ?

A. Bahlol Lodi
B. Sikandar Lodi
C. Sher Shah Suri
D. Islam Shah Suri