Medieval Indian History

Multiple choice questions on Medieval Indian History for General Studies and GK preparation of SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

11. The Rajput confederacy had checked invasion of which of the following Arab invaders in Battle of Rajasthan?

[A] Mahmud Ghaznavi
[B] Al Junayd
[C] Muhammad bin Qasim
[D] Al-Hakam

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12. Who rebuilt the Somnath temple in 815 AD after it was destroyed by Arab Invaders in 725 AD?

[A] Vikramaditya II
[B] Nagabhatta-I
[C] Nagabhatta-II
[D] Mihirbhoja

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13. Which of the following regions was known as Jejakabhukti in early Medieval India?

[A] Rohelkhand
[B] Bundelkhand
[C] Deccan
[D] Saurastra

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14. Which of the following battles is subject matter of Alha Khand, a 12th Century epic poetic work in Hindi?

[A] Battle of Mandsaur
[B] Battle of Chittor
[C] Battle of Mahoba
[D] Battles of Tarain

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15. Which of the following was capital of the Solanki dynasty in Gujarat?

[A] Veraval
[B] Anhilwada
[C] Bharuch
[D] Visnagar

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16. Which of the following Pala Kings established Vikramshila university?

[A] Gopala
[B] Dharmapala
[C] Devapala
[D] Devapala 2

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17. Which of the following rulers of Delhi Sultanate abolished the Iqtas?

[A] Alauddin Khilji
[B] Muhammad Tughlaq
[C] Firozshah Tughlaq
[D] Balban

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18. Who among the following built the Alai Darwaza?

[A] Akbar
[B] Jahangir
[C] Allauddin Khilji
[D] Humayun

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19. Which among the following was the real name of Mughal Emperor Muhammad Shah ?

[A] Khujasta Akhtar
[B] Shahriyar Shah Bahadur
[C] Nadir Shah
[D] Raushan Akhtar

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20. The ambassador of Emperor James I, who reached in the court of Jahangir in 1615 was __:

[A] Sir James Hay
[B] Sir Thomas Roe
[C] Sir Thomas Howard
[D] Sir John Digby

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