Tuesday 22 December 2020

13. The Delhi Sultanate


13. The Delhi Sultanate

I. Answer these questions







1. Write the names of main historical sources of Delhi sultanate.

2. What role was played by the historical buildings in constructing the history of the Delhi Sultanate.

3. How did Balban consolidate the Sultanate?

4. Why did Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq shift the capital from Delhi to Devagiri?

5 Describe the results of schemes of Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq.

II. Fill-in the blanks

1. The Qutab-ud-din Aibak was the founder of the----- Dynasty.

2. Razia Sultana was a daughter of -----.

3. Iltutmish become the ruler in----.

4. Iltutmish nominated---- as his successor.

5. Malik Kafur was the General of----- Khalji.

6. Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq decided to shift his capital from----- to Devagiri.

7. Timur invaded India during the reign of the rulers of the Dynasty.

III. Write True or False for each statement:


 1. Iltutmish was a slave of Qutab-ud-din Aibak.

2. Balban was the first ruler of the slave dynasty.




3. Ala-ud-din Khalji introduced the market control Policy.



4. The Lodhis were over thrown by the Sayyids.



5. Sikandar Lodhi and Babar clashed at the first battle of Panipat.


1. On outline map of India, mark the important extent of Delhi Sultanate.

2. Collect the pictures of monuments of the Sultanate period and paste them in your note book