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Mrunal's Prelim MockTest- History Culture: Medieval Occupations & Terms-I
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In this round, we'll solve the previous questions from the topic "Medieval India's occupations and terms" in UPSC civil services and combined defense services exams.

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Dr Umesh Sharma
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Araghatta is there in class VIII science NCERT book. In first chapter, Agriculture. Happy New year dear sir.
please start registration for your paid course asap
Araghatta is a sanskrit word for water-wheel. More generic word 'rahat' is used in Bundelkhand. Hence , i could get it correct.
Thanks a lot sir.. ye Iqta etc bade confusing topics the. :)
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  4. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Occupation Prem in Prelim-2016 Q. With reference to the cultural history of India, the memorizing of chronicles, dynastic histories and Epictales was the profession of who of the following? (a) Shramana unacademy (b) Parivraaj (c) Agrahaarika (d) Maagadha Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  5. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Dictionary Prem in Prelim-2016 Q. With reference to the cultural history of India, the memorizing of chronicles, dynastic histories and Epictales was the profession of who of the following? (a) Shramana : related to Jainism (b) Parivraaj: wandering recluse unacademy (e) Agrahaarika: to-land grants given to-Brahmins(new NGERT) (d) Maagadha: answer NCERT can eliminate only 1 option so 50:50 Given in Romila Thapar's book, but cost: benefit 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  6. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Dictionary Prem in Prelim-2016 Q. With reference to the economic history of medieval India, the term Araghatta' refers to A. bonded labour B. land grants made to military officers C. waterwheel used in the irrigation of land D. waste and converted to cultivated land unacademy Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


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  8. Medieval Dictionary Prem in Prelim-2016 With reference to the economic history of medieval India, the term Araghatta' refers to A. bonded labour B. land grants made to military officers C. waterwheel used in the irrigation of land D. waste and converted to cultivated land Don't confuse spelling: Agrahara: land grants given to brahmins. unacademy Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  9. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Dictionary Prem in Prelim-2016 Find Correct pairs (1) Eripatti: Land revenue from which was set apart for the maintenance of the village tank (2) Taniyurs: Villages donated to a single Brahmin or a group of Brahmins (3) Ghatikas: Colleges generally attached to the temples Answer codes: (a) 1 and 2 (b) 3 only (c) 2 and 3 (d) 1 and 3 unacademy Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  10. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Dictionary Prem in Prelim-2016 Find Correct pairs (1) Eripatti: Land revenue from which was set apart for the maintenance of the village tank. (Correct, Romila) (2)Taniyurs: Villages donated to a-single-Brahmin or a group-of Brahmins. (Chola revenue units) (3) Ghatikas: Colleges generally attached to the temples (NIOS culture- South India's Sanskrit inst. In 7-8th century) Answer codes: (a) 1 and 2 (b) 3 only (c) 2 and 3 (d) 1 and3 unacademy Also lifted from Romila Thapar's book, but cost: benefit because not recurred in 2017, 18 Prelims. 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  11. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Dictionary Prem in Prelim-2016 Find Correct pairs (1) Eripatti: Land revenue from which was set apart for the maintenance of the village tank (2) Taniyurs: Villages donated to a single Brahmin or a group of Brahmins (3) Ghatikas: Colleges generally attached to the temples (NIOS- Sanskrit inst. In 7-8th century) Answer codes: (a) 1 and 2 (b) 3 only (c) 2 and 3 (d) 1 and 3 unacademy Nitin Singhania's book says: Hindu clock calendar- 24 hrs 24 ghatikas. Then 3 is wrong, so 1 and 2 should be the answer, but official UPSC answerkey said "D". So final answer is "D" Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  12. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Occupation Prem in Prelims-2014 In medieval India, 'Pattakila' & 'Mahattara' were: A. Military officers B. Village headmen C. Specialist in Vedic rituals D. Chief of craft guilds Not given in routine books. But try to guess, we'll see unacademy Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  13. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims Mock Test: History: Medieval India Q. The class of Amar Nayakas in Vijayanagara is a reference to which of the following? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) A. Village Chieftains B. Senior Civil Servants C. Tributary Chiefs D. Military Commanders unacademy This is given in NEW NCERT Themes in Indian History-ll / Class-12 Chapter 3 Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  14. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims Mock Test: History: Medieval India Q. The class of Amar Nayakas in Vijayanagara is a reference to which of the following? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) A. Village Chieftains B. Senior Civil Servants C. Tributary Chiefs D. Military Commanders Difficult to make word- association because even if you consider Nayaka Chief, still you've 3 option. So no 50:50 possible. Ofcourse same NCERT says AMAR derived from Sanskrit word "Samar" = war so D academy S Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  15. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Occupation Prem in Prelims List-1 A.lqta B.Jagir C.Amaramm D.Mokasa Answer codes A)A3-B2-C1-D4 B) A2-B3-C4-D1 C) A2-B3-C1-D4 D) A3-B2-G4-D1 List-2 1.Maratha >2. Delhi Sultans 3. Mughal 4. Vijayanagar unacademy Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  16. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Occupation Prem in Prelims-2000 List-1 A.lqta B.Jagir C.Amaram D.Mokasta Answer codes A)A3-B2-C1-D4 C) A2-B3-C1-D4 List-2 1.Maratha >2. Delhi Sultans 3. Mughal 4. Vijayanagar unacademy Maratha: ordinary soldiers paid in cash, big chief- Mokasa /Saran Jam B) A2-B3-C4-D1 D) A3-B2-G4-D1 50:50 (revenue rights) D1 Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety Skip


  17. Shivaji's Ashta-Pradhan System (Ref: TN Class11 Textbook) e Finance and general administration; later he became Peshwa/PM Prime Minister and assumed great importance. Senapati or military commander; this was only an Sar-i-Naubat honorary post . Accountant general / finance . Intelligence, posts and household affairs. Also called chitnis, correspondence. . Master of ceremonies. . Justice. . Charities and religious affairs. Majumdar or unacademy Amatya Waqenavis Surunavis or Sachiv Dabir or Sumanta Nyayadhish Pandit Rao


  18. UPSC Examiner's Medieval Occupation Prem in Prelims-1998 Who was the Shivaji's Ashtapradhan responsible for foreign affairs? A. Peshwa B. Sachiv C. Pandit Rao D. Sumant unacademy In previous slide, I did not mention foreign affairs... but try to eliminate wrong option. Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip