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IAS Previous Year Medieval History Questions | Lecture 6 | Maratha Empire

Q.1) Ashtapradhan was a council of Ministers (1995)

(a)in the Gupta administration

(b)in the Chola administration

(c)in the Vijayanagara administration

(d)in the Maratha administration

Q.2) The member of Shivaji’s Astha Pradhana who looked after foreign affairs was: (1998)



(c)Pandit Rao


Q.3) Who among the following streamlined the Maratha administration after Sambhaji? (2000)

(a)Raja Ram

(b)Balaji Viswanath

(c)Ganga Bai

(d)Nanaji Deshmukh

Q.4) Assertion (A): Marathas emerged as the strongest native power in India after the decline of Mughal empire

Reason (R): Marathas were the first to have a clear concept of a united Indian nation

Select the correct answer using the code given below:  (2003)

(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

Q.5) Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: (2000)

    A B C D

(a)3 2 1 4

(b)2 3 4 1

(c)2 3 1 4

(d)3 2 4 1

Q.6) The ‘Modi script’ was employed in the documents of the: (1995)





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