Medieval Indian History Questions (MCQs) for UPSC, SSC and States PCS Examinations

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

51. Which of the following invented an innovative Chehra and Dagh System?

[A] Alauddin Khalji
[B] Jalauddin Khalji
[C] Mubarak Shah
[D] Khusrau Shah

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52. Which of the following sultan was the first Sultan to take the title of Ghazi?

[A] Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq
[B] Firoz Shah Tughlaq
[C] Mohammad Bin Tughlaq
[D] Ghiyaddin Tughlaq Shah II

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53. Which of the following kings transferred his capital from Delhi to Devagiri?

[A] Firoz Shah Tughlaq
[B] Abu Bakr Shah
[C] Mohammad Bin Tughlaq
[D] Ghiyaddin Tughlaq Shah II

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54. Which of the following rulers founded the Saiyyad Dynasty?

[A] Mubarak Shah
[B] Khizr Khan
[C] Alauddin Alam Shah
[D] Muhammad Shah

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55. Sikander Lodhi ruled during which of the following periods?

[A] 1488-1510 A.D.
[B] 1488-1513 A.D.
[C] 1488-1515 A.D.
[D] 1488-1517 A.D.

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56. Ibrahim Lodhi’s rule is associated with which of the following periods?

[A] 1510–1516 A.D.
[B] 1513–1518 A.D.
[C] 1515–1520 A.D.
[D] 1517–1526 A.D.

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57. Which of the following were the causes of Ibrahim Lodhi’s defeat in First Battle of Panipat?
1. Babur used Artillery in the battle and Indian soldiers were not familiar with the use of artillery.
2. The army of Babur was better disciplined and fully trained and well equipped.
3. The country was divided into petty states and small principalities.
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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58. Which of the following ruler succeeded Muzaffar Shah as the ruler of Gujarat?

[A] Ahmad Shah
[B] Husang Shah
[C] Muhammad Shah
[D] Muzaffar Shah II

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59. Which of the following kings succeeded Muhammad Shah II to the throne?

[A] Ahmad Shah I
[B] Ahmad Shah II
[C] Zafar Khan
[D] Daud

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60. Malwa was annexed to the Delhi Sultanate by which of the following rulers?

[A] Muhammad bin Tughlaq
[B] Ghiyath al-Din Tughlaq
[C] Ala ud-Din Khalji
[D] Sikandar Lodi

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