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IAS Previous Year Medieval History Questions | Lecture 10 | Important Medieval Personalities


Q.1) Consider the following statements: (2003)

1.Kitab-i-Nauras, a collection of songs in praise of Hindu deities and Muslim saints, was written by Ibrahim Adil Shah II

2.Amir Khusrau was the originator in India of the early form of the musical style known as Qawali

Which of these statements is/are correct?

(a)Only 1

(b)Only 2

(c)Both 1 and 2

(d)Neither 1 nor 2

Q.2) The first writer to use Urdu as the medium of poetic expression was (1999)

(a)Amir Khusrau

(b)Mirza Ghalib

(c)Bahadur Shah Zafar


Q.3) Which one of the following sequences indicates the correct chronological order? (2004)

(a)Shankaracharya- Ramanuja- Chaitanya

(b)Ramanuja- Shankaracharya- Chaitanya

(c)Ramanuja- Chaitanya- Shankaracharya

(d)Shankaracharya- Chaitanya- Ramanuja

Q.4) Which one of the following foreign travellers elaborately discussed about diamonds and diamond mines of India? (2018)

(a)Francois Bernier

(b)Jean-Baptiste Tavernier

(c)Jean de Thevenot

(d)Abbe Barthelemy Carre

Q.5) Who among the following were famous jurists of medieval India? (1995)






(a)1, 2 and 3

(b)2, 3 and 4

(c)1, 2 and 4

(d)1 and 4


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