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GENERAL KNOWLEDGE BOOSTER :- INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT INDIA - (SAQ'S)
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INDIAN HISTORY :- MUGHAL DYNASTY

SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (SAQ'S)


1. Who was the founder of the Mughal Empire? - Babur

 

2. When was First Battle of Panipat fought ? - 1526

 

3. Who defeated Ibrahim Lodhi in the First Battle of panipat? - Babur

 

4. Who defeated Mewar of Rana Sangha in the Battle of Khanwa(1527) ? - Babur

 

5. Who fought against Babur in the Battle of Chanderi(1528) ? - Medini Rai of Malwa

 

6. Who fought against Babur in the Battle of Ghaghra(1529)? - Muhammed Lodhi

 

7. When did Babur died ? - In 1530

 

8. Where is the Tomb of Babur situated? - Kabul

 

9. In the Battle of Dhuria ,who is defeated by Humayun? - Mahamud Lodhi

 

10. Who built the city of Dinpannah on the site "Purna Quila" in Gujarat ? - Humayun

 

11. Who defeated Humayun in the Battle of chausa ? - Shershah (in 1539)

 

12. When did Shershah defeated Humayun in the Battle of Kanauj? - In 1540

 

13. Who is the father of Akbar ? - Humayun

 

14. When was Second Battle of Panipat ? - in the year 1556

 

15. Who is defeated in the Second Battle of Panipat ? - Hemu is defeated by Akbar

 

16. Who abolished the religious tax Jaziya ? - Akbar (in the year1564)

 

17. When did Akbar captured Gujarat ? - In the year 1572

 

18. Who built the city Fathepur Sikri (City of Victory) ? - Akbar

 

19. Who built Buland Darwaza ? - Akbar (Buland Darwaza is the gate way of Fathepur Sikri)

 

20. Where is Ibadatkhana situated ? - It is a prayer house in Fathepur Sikri ,constructed by Akbar

 

21. Who is the First English man to reach India ? - Ralph Fitch (during Akbar's reign)

 

22. What is the name of religion founded by Akbar ? - Din ilahi (It means Divine Faith)

 

23. In which battle Akbar defeated Maharana Pratap of Mewar ? - Battle of Haldighati (In the year 1576)

 

24. Who was the Mughal Empire when the English East India Company was being founded in1600 December 31 ? - Akbar

 

25. Where is the tomb of Akbar situated ? - Sikandra near Agra

 

26. What is the name of Akbar's military system? - Mansabdari system

 

27. Who was Akbar's revenue minister? - Raja Todarmal

 

28. Which Mughal empire built Agrafort ? - Akbar

 

29. What was the early name of Jahangir? - Salim

 

30. Who was the Sikh guru who was executed by Mughal empire Jahangir ? - Arjun Dev (fifth sikh guru)

 

31. Which Mughal empire built the Shalimar Garden ? - Jahangir (in Srinagar)

 

32. Which Mughal empire built the Nishant Garden ? - Jahangir (in Srinagar)

 

33. What is the name of Jahangir's Autobiography ? - Tuzukh -i- Jahangiri (in persian language)

 

34. Where is the tomb of Jahangir situated ? - Shahadhara in Lahore

 

35. What was the early name of Shahjahan ? - Khurram

 

36. Which Mughal Empire's period is considered as the Golden Age of Mughal Architecture? - Shahjahan

 

37. Who is the architect of Tajmahal? - Uztad Iza

 

38. Which Mughal Empire built the Redfort ? - Shahjahan

 

39. What is the Gate way of Redfort called as ? - Lahore Gate

 

40. Who built the famous Peacock Throne ? - Shahjahan

 

41. Which Mughal empire is known as ‘Zinda Pir’ ? - Aurangazeb

 

42. Which Mughal empire banned music and dance ? - Aurangazeb

 

43. What is the name of Sikh Guru who was executed by Aurangazeb ? - Guru Teg Bahadur

 

44. Who built the monument Bibi ka Makbara ? - Aurangazeb (Bibi ka Makbara is known as mini Tajmahal)

 

45. Where is Aurangazeb’s tomb situated ? - Daulatabad in Maharashtra

 

46. Which ruler used the gun-powder for the first time in India?- Babur, in the first battle of Panipat.

 

47. Where was the capital of Babur? - Agra.

 

48. What is "Tuzuk-e-Babri"? - It is the autobiography of Babur. He wrote it In Turkish Language.

 

49. Which Mughal ruler in Indian history as "Shah-e.- Bekhabar?" - Bahadur Shah.

 

50. During the reign of which Mughal ruler there was a Sikh rising in Punjab under the leadership of Banda Bahadur? - Bahadur Shah.

 

51. Who abolished the Jazia tax re imposed by Aurangzeb ? - Jahandar Shah.

 

52. Who was Ahmad Shah Abdali ? - He was the Defense Minister of Nadir Shah.

 

53. Between whom the third battle of Panipat was fought and when ? - Ahmad Shah Abdali and the Marathas in 1761 AD?

 

54. Which Mughal ruler participated in the battle of Buxar in 1764 AD, in favour of Mir Qasim of Bengal and Nawab' of Avadh Shuja-ud-Daula against the British rule? - Shah Alam II.

 

55. Who was the last ruler of Mughal dynasty ? - Bahadur Shah Zafar.

 

56. Where Bahadur Shah Zafar was deposed in capital? - Rangoon.

 

57. Where Bahadur Shah Zafar died ? - In Rangoon.

 

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