Delhi Sultanate : Miscellaneous One Liner Questions & Answers


Questions Answers
1 The game of Polo was introduced in India by – Turks
2 Who was called ‘Dastar-Bandan’? Ulema
3 Which did the Sultan demand half the crops on land after measurement as revenue? Alauddin Khalji
4 Under the following passage: In the course of a career on the road spanning almost thirty years, he crossed the breadth of the eastern hemisphere visited territories equivalent to about 44 modern countries, and put behind him a total distance of approximately 73,000 miles”. The world’s greatest traveler of premodern times to whom the above passage refers is – Ibn Battuta
5 The earliest reference to the use of a magnetic compass in the Indian seas was by – Sadruddin Muhammad “Aufi“
6 Which rulers divided his troops into units of two hundred, two hundred fifty-and-five hundred? Islam Shah
7 In pre-medieval kingdoms of Rajasthan, the designation “Naimittika” was used for – State astrologer
8 Which medieval scholars/writers belonged to the Jain religion? Hemchandra Suri
9 During the 13th and 14th Centuries AD, the Indian peasants did not cultivate – Maize