Eighteenth Century Political Formations

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What was the main cause of failure of Humayun?

A
he divided his kingdom among his brothers
B
he wrongly estimated the increasing power of Sher Shah
C
he had no good generals in his army
D
he committed mistakes in the battle of Kannauj
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Which of these was the second great exponent of guerilla tactics after Shivaji?

A
Balaji Vishwanath
B
Shambhaji
C
Baji Rao I
D
Rajaram
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Modern period in India began with the death of ______ in 1707.

A
Akbar
B
Shahjahan
C
Aurangzeb
D
Jahangir
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Who is author of  Humayun Nama was

A
Humayun
B
Firdosi
C
Gulbadan Begam
D
Badayuni
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Which of the following is not correct regarding Baji Rao I?

A
He established Maratha Supremacy in the Deccan.
B
He had formulated the policy of the conquest of the North.
C
He popularized the ideal of Hindu-pad Padshahi
D
He built a fort at Satara and made Satara his centre
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Who was responsible for town administration in Maratha region?

A
Balutdar
B
Kotwal
C
Sar-I-Naubat
D
Mamlatdar
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Which of the following was not a Rajput dynasty?

A
Solankis
B
Rashtrakutas
C
Chauhans
D
Chandelas
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Why Humayun got defeated in the battle of Kannauj?

A
The army of Sher Shah was strong
B
The army of Humayun revolted against him
C
Humayun adopted the wrong technique of war
D
Gun powder became unusable due to heavy rain
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Chand Bibi is known for _______________ .

A
participating in 1857 revolt
B
socio-religious reforms 
C
valiantly fighting the Mughal forces
D
None of the above
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Who among the following was the first Maratha ruler to get recognition from the Mughals?

A
Chatrapati Rajaram Maharaj
B
Chatrapati Sambhaj Maharaji
C
Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
D
Chatrapati Shahu Maharaj
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