History Questions Based on Adda247 Book: 14th November

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Q1. Jahangir (1605–1627 AD) was the ruler of which dynasty?
जहांगीर (1605-1627 ई.) किस राजवंश का शासक था?
(a) Nanda/ नंद
(b) Haryanka/ हर्यंक
(c) Maurya/ मौर्य
(d) Mughal/ मुगल

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Sol. Jahangir (31 August 1569 – 28 October 1627), was the fourth Mughal Emperor who ruled from 1605 until his death in 1627

Q2. Who pioneered the guerrilla warfare methods?
गुरिल्ला युद्ध विधियों का नेतृत्व किसने किया? 
(a) Babur/बाबर
(b) Akbar/अकबर
(c) Shivaji/शिवाजी
(d) Bajirao Peshwa/बाजीराव पेशवा

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Sol. Shivaji pioneered the guerrilla warfare methods

Q3. Humayun’s Tomb was built by_____.
हुमायूं का मकबरा _____ ने बनाया था. 
(a) Humayun/हुमायूं
(b) Hamida Banu Begum/हमीदा बानो बेगम
(c) Babur/बाबर
(d) Akbar/अकबर

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Sol. Humayun’s tomb (Maqbara e Humayun) is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi, India. The tomb was commissioned by Humayun’s first wife and chief consort, Empress Bega Begum

Q4. UNESCO Cultural World Heritage site Humayun Tomb’s construction completed in –
UNESCO सांस्कृतिक विश्व धरोहर स्थल हुमायूं के मकबरे का निर्माण कब पूरा हुआ था?
(a) 1572 AD
(b) 1600 AD
(c) 1562 AD
(d) 1570 AD

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Sol. The tomb was commissioned by Bega Begum, Humayun’s Persian wife and chief consort in 1565 AD, nine years after the Emperor’s death. It was completed in 1572 AD under the patronage of the Mughal Emperor Akbar, the third Mughal ruler and Humayun’s son.

Q5. In Akbar’s regime, _____ was the military head.
अकबर के शासनकाल में, _____ सैन्य प्रमुख था.
(a) Sultan Ahmed Fawad/सुल्तान अहमद फवाद
(b) Suri Moja/सूरी मोजा
(c) Mir Khaas/मीर खास
(d) Mir Bakshi/मीर बक्षी

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Sol.  During Akbar regime, Mir Bakshi was head of military department.

Q6. Who was the trusted General of the Mughal emperor Akbar?
मुगल सम्राट अकबर का विश्वस्त जनरल कौन था?
(a) Raja Todar Mal/राजा टोडर मल
(b) Man Singh I/मान सिंह I
(c) Birbal/बीरबल
(d) Tansen/तानसेन

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Sol.  Mann Singh I was the trusted General of the Mughal emperor Akbar.

Q7. Aurangzeb was the son of _____. 
औरंगजेब _____ का पुत्र था.
(a) Babur /बाबर
(b) Humayun /हुमायूं
(c) Akbar /अकबर
(d) Shah Jahan /शाह जहाँ

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Sol.Aurangzeb was born on 3 November 1618, in Dahod, Gujarat. He was the third son and sixth child of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal.

Q8. Qutub Minar is located in _____ .
कुतुब मीनार _____ में स्थित है.
(a) Delhi/दिल्ली
(b) Ghaziabad/गाज़ियाबाद
(c) Noida/नॉएडा
(d) Gurugram/गुरुग्राम

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Sol. The Qutub Minar is a minaret that forms a part of the Qutab complex, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Mehrauli area of Delhi, India.

Q9. ___________ is a collection of architectural astronomical instruments, built by Maharaja Jai Singh II.
________ वास्तु खगोलीय उपकरणों का एक संग्रह है, जो महाराजा जय सिंह द्वितीय द्वारा निर्मित है.
(a) Jantar Mantar, Delhi /जंतर मंतर, दिल्ली
(b) Group of Monuments at Hampi /हम्पी में स्मारकों का समूह
(c) Group of Monuments at Pattadakal /पट्टडकल में स्मारकों का समूह
(d) Nalanda, Bihar /नालंदा, बिहार

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Sol. In the early 18th century, Maharaja Jai Singh II of Jaipur constructed five Jantar Mantars in total, in New Delhi, Jaipur, Ujjain, Mathura and Varanasi; they were completed between 1724 and 1735. 

Q10. Buland Darwaza is the main entrance to the palace at?
बुलंद दरवाजा किस महल का मुख्य प्रवेश द्वार है?
(a) Amer Fort/आमेर किला
(b) Gwalior Fort/ग्वालियर किला
(c) Fatehpur Sikri/फतेहपुर सीकरी
(d) Agra Fort/आगरा किला

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Sol.Buland Darwaza, or the “Gate of victory”, was built in 1572 A.D. by Mughal emperor Akbar to commemorate his victory over Gujarat. It is the main entrance to the palace at Fatehpur Sikri.

Q11. During Akbar’s reign who was the Finance Minister of the Mughal empire?
अकबर के शासनकाल के दौरान मुगल साम्राज्य के वित्त मंत्री कौन थे?
(a) Raja Todar Mal/राजा तोदर मल
(b) Man Singh I/मान सिंह I
(c) Birbal/बीरबल
(d) Tansen/तानसेन

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Sol.Raja Todar Mal was the Finance Minister of the Mughal empire during Akbar’s reign. He was one of the Navaratnas in Akbar’s durbar.

Q12. Chhatrapati Sambhaji (1680–1688 AD) was the ruler of which dynasty?
छत्रपति संभाजी (1680-1688 ई.) किस वंश के शासक थे?
(a) Maratha/मराठा
(b) Nanda/नंदा
(c) Haryanka/हर्यंका
(d) Maurya/मौर्य

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Sol.Sambhaji was the second ruler of the Maratha kingdom. He was the eldest son of Shivaji, the founder of the Maratha Empire and his first wife Saibai.
Q13. Birbal was an advisor in the court of?
बीरबल किसकी अदालत में सलाहकार थे?
(a) Babur/बाबर
(b) Akbar/अकबर
(c) Aurangzeb/औरंगजेब
(d) Jahangir/जहांगीर
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Sol.Birbal, or Raja Birbal, was a Hindu Brahmin advisor in the court of the Mughal emperor, Akbar. 

Q14. Humayun was born in the year ___________.
हुमायूं का जन्म _____ वर्ष में हुआ था।
(a) 1508
(b) 1608
(c) 1708
(d) 1808
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Sol. Humayun was born on 17 March 1508, in Kabul, Mughal Empire (present-day Afghanistan), to Babur, the founder of the Mughal dynasty and his wife Maham Begum.
Q15. Battle of Haldighati in 1576 was fought between Akbar and _______. 
1576 में हल्दीघाटी की लड़ाई अकबर और _______ के बीच लड़ी गई थी। 
(a) Sher Shah/शेर शाह
(b) Maharana Pratap/महाराणा प्रताप
(c) Hemu Vikramaditya/हेमू विक्रमादित्य
(d) Nader Shah/नादर शाह
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Sol.The Battle of Haldighati was a battle fought on 18 June 1576 between cavalry and archers supporting the Rana of Mewar, Maharana Pratap; and the Mughal emperor Akbar’s forces, led by Man Singh I.

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