D. Answer the following questions in brief.
1. Name two literary gems of Qutubuddin Aibek's court.
2. When and between whom was the First Battle of Panipat fought?
3. Mention four social evils prevalent in the Hindu society during the Sultanate period.
4. Mention four items which were exported from India.
5. Name two Sultans who kept the Ulemas away from the administration.
E. Answer the following questions.
1. Describe the administrative reforms made by iltutmish to strengthen his hold on Delhi Sultanate.
2. 'Balban was a strong and capable ruler'. Support the statement by giving suitable arguments.
3. Explain briefly the economic reforms of Ala-ud-din Khalji.
4. State the reforms made by Feroz Tughlaq to redress the grievances of the people.
5. Describe Muhammad Tughlaq's projects which failed.


Dear student,

Please find below the solution to the asked query.


Battle of Plassey

a.  In an attempt to consolidate its power and authority ,The Company was keen on installing a puppet ruler in Bengal that would give its trade concessions and other privileges.

b. Sirajuddaulah asked the Company to stop meddling in the political affairs of his dominion, stop fortification, and pay the revenues.

c. The Company was asked to accept the authority of  the Nawab which it defied.

d. The English refused to agree with the demands of the Nawab and met at Finally, in 1757 at the battle of Plassey.,

Please ask single query in a single thread.

Hope this information will clear your doubt about the topic.


  • -3
  • -4
which questions
  • 0
What are you looking for?