Tughlaq Dynasty MCQs (1320 – 1414)

Tughlaq Dynasty was a Turk-Indian family which ruled as the Delhi Sultanate-III about 93 years. The Dynasty came into existence after the death of Nasir-ud-Din in 1320 AD by Ghazi Malik. At that time Ghiyas-ud-Din Tughlaq was the governor of the northwest provinces during the reign of Khusrav Shah. He ascended the throne and start ruling in Delhi.

Important Tughlaq Dynasty Rulers

Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq1320-1325 AD
Muhammad Bin Tughlaq1325-1351 AD
Feroze Shah Tughlaq1351-1388 AD
Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq Shah II1388-1389 AD
Abu Bakr Shah1389-1390 AD
Nasir-ud-din Muhammad Tughlaq1390-1394 AD

Syed Khizar Khan in 1414 AD laid the foundation of Sayyid Dynasty.

Important Tughlaq Dynasty MCQs for different Competitive Exams

Who was the founder of Tughlaq Dynasty?
a. Ghiyas-ud-Din Tughlaq
b. Firoz Shah Tughlaq
c. Muhammad Bin Tughlaq
d. None of these

For how many years Tughlaq family ruled on Delhi?
a. 89
b. 93
c. 100
d. 101

Ghiyas-ud-Din Tughlaq was died on?
a. 1325 AD
b. 1326 AD
c. 1327 AD
d. 1329 AD

Who was the successor of Ghiyas-ud-Din Tughlaq?
a. Muhammad Bin Tughlaq
b. Khizar Khan
c. Feroz Shah
d. Abu Bakr Shah

Which of the following important taxes were collected by Firoz Shah?
a. Khams
b. Jizya
c. Zakat
d. Kharaj
e. All of these

Tughlaqabad Fort construction was started by ?
a. Ghazi malik
b. Nasir-ud-Din Muhammad Tughlaq
c. Timur Ling
d. Sher Shah Suri

In which year Firoz ShahTughlaq marched towards Bengal?
a. 1348
b. 1350
c. 1351
d. 1353

Which of the following rulers levied Jizya on the Brahmins?
a. Firoz Tughlaq
b. Muhammad Shah
c. Bahlul Lodhi
d. Sikandar Shah

Which department was built by Firoz Shah Tughlaq to give financial aid to the poor?
a. Diwan-i-Arz
b. Diwan-i-lstibqaq
c. Diwan-i-Khirat
d. Dar-ul-Shifa

Who was known as Juna Khan?
a. Ibrahim Lodhi
b. Ala-ud-Din Shah
c. Muhammad Bin Tughlaq
d. Khizar Khan