The Mughal Empire: An Early Modern Empire in South Asia

In this quiz, you will find questions based on the Mughal empire, rulers of the Mughal dynasty, the decline of the Mughal dynasty, etc.

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What was the capital of Mirza Hakim Akhar’s half brother?

Kabul Afghan Morocco Sind

Which Mughal Emperor was defeated by Sher Shah Suri?

Babur Humayun Akbar Jahangir

What is the ruling period of Jahangir?

1526-1530 AD 1530-1556 AD 1556-1605 AD 1605-1627 AD

Genghis Khan was a ruler of this tribe:

Turkish Mongols Huns None of these

Rathor Rajput was related to

Marwar Mewar Amber Ranthambore

Number of mansabdars in Aurangzeb’s reign was:

75 79 85 90

The mother of Shah Jahan was a:

Rajput Princess Bijapur Princess Rathor Princess Mewar Princess

The Mughal Emperor who spent his last days in prison, was:

Babur Humayun Jahangir Shah Jahan

Who fought Chausa and Kanauj wars against Humayun?

Sher Khan Mirza Hakim Bairam Khan Safavid Shah

Which Mughal emperor was interested in the religion and social customs of different people

Akbar Shah Jahan Babur Jahangir

1st war of Panipat fought between:

Humayun and Ibrahim Lodi Akbar and Ibrahim Babur and Ibrahim Lodi Lodi Sher Khan and Ibrahim Lodi

What were the central provinces under the control of the Mughals?

Lahore Chittor Agra All of the above

What was known as the minister-in-charge of religious and charitable patronage?

Zaminda Sadr Bakshi Bigot

In which year, Humayun recaptured Delhi?

1552 1553 1554 1555

Akbar, a great Mughal Emperor was known for his

Tolerant religious policy

Good administration

Economic reforms and works

All of these

The salary of the Mansabdars was called





Who was Akbars Revenue minister?

Todar Mal


Abul Fazl


Which ruler was insulted by Aurangzeb?

Man Singh

Rana Pratap


All of these

War fought between Baber and Rana Sanga is called:

Panipat war

Khanwa war

Chausa war

Kanauj war

Which Sikh Guru’s Martyrdom took place during Jahangir’s reign?

Guru Nanak Singhji

Guru Gobind Singhji

Guru Arjan Singhji

Guru Tegh Bahadur Singhji

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Title: The Mughal Empire: An Early Modern Empire in South Asia
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