Sher Shah Suri (1486–22 May 1545) was the founder of the Sur Empire in North India, with its capital at Delhi.Sher Khan faced Humayun in the Battle of Chausa and defeated him. Assuming the title Farīd al-Dīn Shēr Shah, he defeated Humayun once again at Kannauj in May 1540 and forced him out of India.
Q3. In 1236 Sultan Iltutmish’s daughter, __________, became Sultan.
1236 में सुल्तान इल्ल्तुत्मिश की बेटी _________सुल्तान बनी |
In 1919 Gandhiji gave a call for a Satyagraha against the Rowlatt Act, passed by the British. The Act restricted the freedom of expression and strengthened police powers. Mahatma Gandhi, Mohammad Ali Jinnah and others strongly opposed this Act. April 6th 1919, was observed as a day opposing the Act.
Q5. Which among the following Mughal Emperor was illiterate?
Jalaluddin Muhammad Akbár, also known as Akbar the Great was the ruler of the Mughal Empire from the time of his accession in 1556 until 1605. Akbar was illiterate, surprising because his family had a reputation for learning and two of the most important women in his life, his wife Salima Sultan and his aunt, Gulbadan, were “accomplished in letters,” he had a great love for knowledge.
The most significant event took place in 1928 called as Bardoli Satyagraha. This movement was the decisive factor in history of Indian freedom struggle and political career of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. This satyagraha laid the foundation of biggest civil disobedience movement against British rule.
Q8. Who is known as the ‘Father of Indian Unrest’?
Guru Har Krishan ([ɡʊru həɾ kɾɪʃən]; 7 July 1656 – 30 March 1664) revered as the eighth Nanak, was the eighth of ten Gurus of the Sikh religion. … He is remembered in the Sikh tradition for saying “Baba Bakale” before he died, which Sikhs interpreted to identify his granduncle Guru Tegh Bahadur as the next successor.
Q10. Lord Cornwallis is known for _____.
लार्ड कार्नवालिस को ______ के लिए जाना जाता है|
(a) permanent revenue settlement of Bengal/ बंगाल की स्थायी राजस्व व्यवस्था
(b) attacking the caste system/ जाती व्यवस्था पर प्रहार
(c) land revenue settlement of United States/ संयुक्त राज्य की भू-राजस्व व्यवस्था
(d) ryotwari settlement of Madras/ मद्रास की रैयतवाड़ी व्यवस्था
Lord Cornwallis introduced a new revenue system under the Permanent Settlement of Bengal in 1793 with a view to stabilize land revenue and create a loyal contented class of Zamindars. This abolished periodic auction of Zamindari rights and established permanent Zamindari rights to collect land revenue from the tenants and payment of a fixed amount to the Government treasury every year.