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Mughal Dynasty – Jahangir MCQ Set-2

21. Khusrau was the son of which Mughal emperor?

(A) Akbar
(B) Jahangir
(C) Shah Jahan
(D) Bahadur Shah I

Answer (B) Jahangir

[MPPCS (Pre) 2015]

22. Who of the following was not a member of Noorjahan’s Junta?

(A) Jahangir
(B) Ghiyas Beg
(C) Asaf Khan
(D) Khurram

Answer (A) Jahangir

[UPPCS (Mains) 2015]

23. Itmad-ud-Daula’s tomb at Agra was built by

(A) Akbar
(B) Jahangir
(C) Nur Jahan
(D) Shah Jahan

Answer (C) Nur Jahan

[48th to 52nd BPSC (Pre) 2008]

24. Govind Palace, an excellent specimen of Hindu architecture is located at

(A) Datia
(B) Khajuraho
(C) Orchha
(D) Gwalior

Answer (A) Datia

[UPPCS (Pre) 2005]

25. Which one of the following is not correctly matched?

(A) Akbar’s Tomb – Sikandara
(B) Jahangir’s Tomb – Shahdara
(C) Tomb of Shaikh Salim Chishti – Fatehpur Sikri
(D) Tomb of Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya – Ajmer

Answer (D) Tomb of Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya – Ajmer

[UPPCS (Mains) 2007]

26. Consider the following statements about the Mughal mansabdari system.

1. ‘Zat’ and ‘Savar’ ranks were granted.
2. The mansabdars were hereditary officers.
3. There were three categories of mansabdars.
4. They were paid salaries by the Diwan’s office.

Select the correct answer from the code given below.
(A) 1, 2, 3 and 4
(B) 1, 2 and 3
(C) 1 and 3
(D) None of the above

Answer (C) 1 and 3

[Punjab PSC (Pre) 2019 UP UDA/LDA (Pre) 2010]

27. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer by using the code given below the list.

List-I (Builder) List-II (Monument)
(a) Babur 1. Jama Masjid (Sambhal)
(b) Humayun 2. Din Panah
(c) Akbar 3. Jahangiri Mahal
(d) Jahangir 4. Akbar’s Mausoleum’s completion

Code
(A) (a) – 1, (b) – 2, (c) – 3, (d) – 4
(B) (a) – 1, (b) – 2, (c) – 4, (d) – 3
(C) (a) – 2, (b) – 1, (c) – 4, (d) – 3
(D) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 2, (d) – 1

Answer (A) (a) – 1, (b) – 2, (c) – 3, (d) – 4

[UPPCS (Mains) 2011]

28. Of the following who had rebelled against the Mughal Emperor Jahangir?

1. Asif Khan
2. Khurram
3. Mahabat Khan
4. Khusrau

(A) Only 1 and 2
(B) Only 2 and 3
(C) Only 2 and 4
(D) Only 2, 3 and 4

Answer (D) Only 2, 3 and 4

[UPPCS (Pre) 2013]