introduced in India by the Turks?
(a) Weaver’s treadles
(b) Spinning wheel
(c) Cotton-carder’s bow
(d) Water frame
Who was the first caliph as well as the founder of the Umayyad dynasty
(661–749 AD) of the caliphate?
(a) Prophet Muhammad
(b) Abu Bakr
(c) Walid
(d) Hazrat Ibrahim
The Hindu ruler of Sind who was defeated and deposed by the Arab invaders
(a) Jaisingha
(b) Jayachandra
(c) Dahar
(d) Bhima
Whom did Mahmud of Ghazni defeat to conquer and annex Peshawar and
(a) Hindu Shahis
(b) Ghurids
(c) Arabs
(d) Karkotakas
Who was the court poet of Mahmud of Ghazni and author of Shah Namah?
(a) Al-Beruni
(b) Ibn Battutah
(c) Maulana Khwajagi
(d) Firdausi
Who was the first Indian ruler to defeat Muhammad of Ghur?
(a) Prithviraja Chauhan, ruler of Ajmer
(b) Jayachandra, Gahadvala ruler of Kanauj
(c) Lakshmana, the Sena ruler of Bengal
(d) Mularaja II, the Solanki ruler of Gujarat
When did the last campaign of