Ancient History

Greek Invasion
Medieval History
  • Muslim Invasion of India
  • Delhi Sultanate : Slave Dynasty
  • Khalji Dynasty
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  • Lodi Dynasty
  • Vijayanagara Empire
  • Delhi Sultanate : Administration
  • Delhi Sultanate : Art and Architecture
  • Delhi Sultanate : Literature
  • Delhi Sultanate : Miscellaneous
  • Provincial Dynasty of North India and Deccan Province
  • Bhakti and Sufi Movement
  • Mughal Dynasty : Babur
  • Humayun and Sher Shah
  • Akbar
  • Jahangir
  • Shah Jahan
  • Aurangzeb
  • Mughal Administration
  • Mughal Music and Paintings
  • Mughal Literature
  • Mughal Period : Miscellaneous
  • Sikh Sect
  • Maratha State and Confederacy
  • Disintegration of the Mughal Empire
Modern History
  • Arrival of European Companies
  • East India Company and Nawab of Bengal
  • Regional States : Punjab and Mysore
  • Governor, Governor General and Viceroy
  • Impact of British Rule on Indian Economy

Muslim Invasion of India MCQ Set-2

21. Who defeated Muhammad Ghori for the first time?

(A) Bhima-II
(B) Prithviraj Chauhan
(C) Jaichand
(D) Prithviraj-II

Answer (A) Bhima-II

[UPPCS (Pre) 1990]

22. In which battle Muhammad Ghori defeated Jaichand?

(A) Battle of Tarain(1191 A.D.)
(B) Battle of Tarain(1192 A.D.)
(C) Battle of Chandawar(1194 A.D.)
(D) Battle of Kannauj(1194 A.D.)

Answer (C) Battle of Chandawar(1194 A.D.)

[UPPCS (Pre) 2008]

23. Which one of the following kings was defeated by Muhammad Ghori in the battle of Chandawar?

(A) Prithviraj Chauhan
(B) Jaichand
(C) Kumarpala
(D) Bhima-II

Answer (B) Jaichand

[Tamil Nadu PSC (Pre) 2018 UPRO/ARO (Pre) 2016]

24. Whom had Muhammad Ghori defeated in 1194 in the Battle of Chandawar?

(A) Kumarpala
(B) Jaichand
(C) Govindraj
(D) Bhima-II

Answer (B) Jaichand

[MPPCS (Pre) 2017]

25. Battle that laid the foundation of Muslim domination in India was

(A) First Battle of Tarain
(B) Second Battle of Tarain
(C) First Battle of Panipat
(D) Second Battle of Panipat

Answer (B) Second Battle of Tarain

[UPPCS (Pre) 1995]

26. Coins of which Muslim ruler bear an image of Devi Lakshmi?

(A) Muhammad Ghori
(B) Allauddin Khalji
(C) Akbar
(D) None of the above

Answer (A) Muhammad Ghori

[Uttarakhand PCS (Pre) 2006]

27. Muhammad Ghori granted first Aqta in India to

(A) Tajuddin Yalduj
(B) Qutbuddin Aibak
(C) Shamsuddin Iltutmish
(D) Nazir-ud-din Qubacha

Answer (B) Qutbuddin Aibak

[39th BPSC (Pre) 1994]

28. Which slave of Muhammad Ghori conquered Bengal and Bihar?

(A) Qutbuddin Aibak
(B) Iltutmish
(C) Bakhtiyar Khalji
(D) Yaldauj

Answer (C) Bakhtiyar Khalji

[UPPCS (Pre) 1991]

29. Select the correct answer from the given code.

Assertion(A): Mohd. Ghazni invaded India seventeen times.
Reason(R): He wanted to establish permanent Muslim Empire in India.

(A) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
(B) Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
(C) (A) is true, but (R) is false
(D) (A) is false, but (R) is true

Answer (C) (A) is true, but (R) is false

[UP Lower Sub. (Spl) (Pre) 2004]

30. Arrange the following names chronologically and select correct answer from the code given below.

1. Genghis Khan
2. Mahmud Ghaznavi
3. Muhammad Ghori
4. Taimur

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

Answer (B) 2, 3, 1, 4

[UPPCS (Spl) (Mains) 2008]