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History Quiz

1. If Pataliputra is to Patna, then Kashi is to which city?

2. There are 2 main entrances to the Fathepur Sikri, one is the Shahi Darwaza. Name the other.
The Buland Darwaza

3. The largest Mangrove forest in the world lies in Eastern India. What is it called?
The Sunderbans

4. The Mughal Emperor in 1803 was blind. Name him.
Shah Alam

5. Which Indian monument, located in Delhi, was built by the British in memory of 90,000 soldiers killled during World War I?
India Gate

6. Which invader of India was known as the 'Sword of Islam'?
Mahmud of Ghazni

7. From which dynasty did Babur obtain the Kohinoor Daimond?
The Lodhis

8. Which Mughal emperor issued gold and silver coins bearing the signs of the Zodiac?