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.

71. Which of the following became a minister in the Burhan I’s government and started to influence religious policies of the state?

[A] Malik Ambar
[B] Todar Mal
[C] Shah Tahir Ismaili
[D] None of the above

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72. Who was Malik Ambar?

[A] Minister
[B] Slave
[C] Poet
[D] None of the above

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73. Which of the following king was responsible for the fortification of Bijapur?

[A] Ismail Adil Shah
[B] Malik Hasan Bahri
[C] Yusuf Adil Khan
[D] Burhan Nizam Shah

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74. Bijapur occupied which of the following places during the reign of Muhammad Adil Shah?
1) Vellore
2) Ginjee
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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75. What was the citadel on top of the fort was called during the rule of Qutb Shahi’s kings?

[A] Akkanna
[B] Bala Hissar
[C] Madanna
[D] Darbar-e-Am

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76. When did Qutbuddin Bakhtiar Kaki came to Delhi?

[A] 1212 CE
[B] 1221 CE
[C] 1121 CE
[D] 1261 CE

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77. which of the following statements are correct about the Shaikh Nizamuddin concept of sama?
1) It was not against the Shariah.
2) The singer had to be a mature adult male.
3) The lyrics of his song were forbidden from being lewd.
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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78. Which of the following statements are correct regarding Kabir?
1. He denounced idolatry and rituals.
2. He laid great emphasis on the equality of man before God.
3. According to him devotion to god is an effective means of salvation.
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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79. Which of the following popularised the Sankirtan/Kirtan system?

[A] Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
[B] Narsingh Mehta
[C] Saint Tyagaraja
[D] Tulsidas

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80. The Mughal Empire was founded by which of the following?

[A] Akbar
[B] Babur
[C] Humayun
[D] Aurangzeb

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