CBSE Class 7 Social Science The Delhi Sultanate Assignment

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Class 7 Social Science Assignment for The Delhi Sultanate

The Delhi Sultanate
Answer these questions:-
Q 1. What role was played by the historical buildings in constructing the history of the Delhi Sultanate?
Ans. Historical buildings of Delhi Sultanate period like Allahi Darwaza, Hauz Khas, Lodhi Tomb etc. provide us information about the artistic tastes of the Delhi Sultans.
Q 2. How did Balban consolidate the Sultanate?
Ans. Balban became the Sultan of Delhi in 1266. He brought under control the Mewati and robbers. He crushed the revolt of Tughril Khan in Bengal. He re-organized the army. He adopted a cruel policy called ‘Blood and Iron Policy’ against the Mongols.
Q 3. Why did Muhammad- bin-Tughlaq shift the capital from Delhi to Devagiri?
Ans. 1. To protect the empire from the invasions of the Mongols.
2. To administer the empire better from Devagiri.
Q 4. Describe the results of schemes of Muhammad- bin-Tughlaq.
Ans. People had to face many problems due to the shift of capital. Hundreds of them died on the way. Mohammad-bin-Tughlaq introduced bronze coins having the same value as silver coins. People made fake bronze coins in large number. Meanwhile, the state treasury became empty
Fill in the Blanks
1. The Qutab-ud-din Aibak was the founder of the Slave Dynasty.
2. Razia Sultana was a daughter of Iltutmish.
3. Iltutmish became the ruler in 1211 A.D.
4. Iltutmish nominated Razia Sultana as his successor.
5. Malik Kafur was the general of Ala-ud-din Khalji.
6. Mohammad- bin-Tughlaq decided to shift his capital from Delhi to Devagiri.
7. Timur invaded India during the reign of the rulers of the Tughlaq Dynasty.
Write True (√) or False (X) for each statement:
1. Iltutmish was a slave of Qutab-ud-din Aibak. (True)
2. Balban was the first ruler of the slave dynasty. (False)
3. Ala-ud-din Khalji introduced the market control policy.(True)
4. The Lodhis were over thrown by Sayyids.(False)
5. Sikandar Lodhi and Babar clashed at the first battle of Panipat. (False)

More question-

Q.1 Define the following terms.

a. Masjid b. Chihalgani c. Din Ilahi d. Charbagh

e. Watan Jagirs f. Pietra-dura g. Mihrab h. Baoli

i. Suyurghal

Q.2 Distinguish the following

a. True arch and corbel arch

b. North and South Indian style of temples

Q.3 Give reasons for the following

a. Muhammad-bin-Tughluq shifted his capital to Devagiri.

b. Jahangir had Guru Arjun executed.

c. The loss of Qandahar was a setback for the Mughal Empire.

d. Medieval Hindu rulers built temples.

e. Builders of Bengal and Kashmir used bricks and wood instead of stone.

Q.4 Fill in the blanks

a. Most of the early medieval temples of south India are built in the ____________ style.

b. __________ at Hampi show a blend of Hindu and Islamic architectural styles.

c. The ________ is Babur’s record of his own experiences.

d. Author _________, musician __________ and artist _________ were among the ‘nine gems’ of Abbar’s court.

e. Balban introduced the Persian custom of ___________ in his court.

Q.5 Name the following.

a. The five dynasties of the Delhi sultanate in choronological order.

b. Three different kinds of structures built in medieval India to demonstrate power.

c. An irrigation dam built by the ancient Cholas in the Kaveri delta.

d. The vice-regent under Ala-ud-din Khalji.

Q.6 Answer the following questions.

a. Mention three problems faced by the sultans of Delhi.

b. What caused revolts during Aurangzeb’s reign?

c. What were the two main styles of temple architecture in medieval India? Give one example of each.

d. How did Iltutmish save India from Mongol invasion?

Q.7 Choose the correct option.

a. Malik Kafur was the vice-regent under

i) Iltutmish

ii) Balban

iii) Ala-ud-din-khalji

iv) Muhammad-bin-Tughluq

b. Officials called _____ maintained law and order in towns.

i) Kotwals

ii) Muqaddams

iii) Patwaris

iv) Subaddar

c. Indo-Islamic architecture avoided the use of

i) Calligraphy

ii) human and animal form

iii) floral and geometric pattern

iv) all of these

d. The Delhi Sultanate lasted from

i) 1192 to 1206

ii) 1192 to 1526

iii) 1206 to 1290

iv) 1206 to 1526

e. Muhammad-bin-Tughluq names his new capital

i) Devagiri

ii) Daulatabad

iii) Tughluqabad

iv) Siri

f. In 1398, India was invaded by

i) Jauna Khan

ii) Khizr Khan

iii) Timur dang

iv) Babur

Q8. What is








Q9. Important battles/invasion

1. St battle of Tarain


2nd battle of Tarain

Timur invaded India

1St battle of Panipat

Q9. Who built what:-


Quwat ul Islam masjid

Qutab Minar

Sher mandal at purani Quilla

Sher shas Tomb

Diwani Aam

Akbars Tomb

Jama Masjid

Red Fort

Buland darwaja

Hauj –e-Shamsi

Taj Mahal

The Elephant stable at Hampi

Q10. Books and Authors


Tarik –i-Firoz

Tarik –i- Babri

Aine-e- Akbari



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