UPSC General Studies Sample Paper General Studies Sample Paper-4

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    Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct about Mughal empire?
    1. The eldest son inherited his father's estate.
    2. Afghans were an immediate threat to Mughal authority.
    3. Peasant revolts were absent in the Mughal empire.
    Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

    A)  1 and 2

    B)         Only 2             

    C)  1 and 3           

    D) (d) Only 1

    Correct Answer: B

    Solution :

    [b] The Mughals did not believe in the rule of primogenitu'5. where the eldest son inherited his father's estate. Instead they followed the Mughal and Timurid custom of coparcenacy inheritance, or a division of the inheritance amongst all the sons. Peasant revolts challenged the stability of the Mugal empire from the end of the 17th century.

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