Mughal Dynasty : Shah Jahan One Liner Questions & Answers


Questions Answers
1 What was the root of the dispute between the Shah of Iran and the Mughal rulers? Qandahar
2 The loss of Qandahar was a big blow to the Mughal empire from the viewpoint of – Strategic stronghold
3 The motive behind Shah Jahan’s Balkh campaign was to –
Secure a friendly ruler in Balkh and Badakshan which bordered Kabul
4 Who had led a deputation of Banaras pandits before the Mughal emperor to seek the abolition of the pilgrim tax on Benaras and Allahabad? Kavindracharya
5 Who was the ‘Poet-Laureate’ of Shah Jahan’s reign? Kaleem
6 The actual name of Mumtaz Mahal was – Arjumand Bano Begum
7 The coordination of Hindu and Iranian architecture can be seen in – Taj Mahal
8 Which Mughal emperors constructed the Jama Masjid of Delhi? Shah Jahan
9 Who shifted the capital of the Empire from Agra to Delhi? Shah Jahan
10 Who made the Red Fort in Delhi? Shah Jahan
11 Upanishads were translated into Persian during the reign of – Shah Jahan
12 Who was given the title of ‘Shah Buland Iqbal’ by Shah Jahan? Dara Shukoh
13 The Upanishads were translated into Persian by Dara Shikoh under the title – Sirr-i-Akbar
14 The First Muslim to study Hindu scriptures was – Dara Shukoh
15 Which historian declared the regime of Shah Jahan to be the Golden Era of the Mughal period? A.L. Srivastava
16 The famous diamond ‘Kohinoor’ was presented to Shah Jahan by – Mir Jumla
17 Which Mughal Emperor abolished the Persian Court The custom of ‘Sijda’ which was begun by Balban? Shah Jahan
18 Who was the governor of Deccan for the major part of Shah Jahan’s Reign? Aurangzeb