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APWH Ch. 16-17 Test Review Chapter 16 India and the Indian Ocean Basin 1. Buzurg ibn Shahriyar A. Was one of the most influential Sufi missionaries to visit India B. Led a series of devastating invasions of India in the eleventh century C. Established the Delhi sultanate in the thirteenth century D. Wrote the Book of the Wonders of India 2. In regard to political structure, postclassical India A. Rivaled Tang China in respect to size and administrative brilliance B. Developed no single centralized imperial authority C. Copied the Chinese model after being conquered by the Tang D. Was most influenced by Byzantium 3. An invasion in 451 C.E. by the White Huns began the collapse of the A. Gupta dynasty B. Mauryan dynasty C. Byzantine Empire D. Chola kingdom 4. After the collapse of the Gupta dynasty in the fifth century, India would not be completely reunited until the A. Seventh century B. Ninth century C. Thirteenth century D. Sixteenth century 5. The scholarly Buddhist emperor who reunited northern India in the seventh century was A. Shankara B. Harihara C. Mahmud of Ghazni D. Harsha 6. In 711, the northern Indian area of Sind fell to the A. Abbasid dynasty B. Umayyad dynasty C. Tang dynasty D. Byzantine Empire 7. Islam reached India by all of the following routes except A. Conquest by Arabic invaders C. Islamic merchants B. Missionaries sent by the emperor Harsha D. Migrations from Turkish-speaking peoples from central Asia 8. The Islamic ruler who led seventeen different raiding expeditions into India in the eleventh century was A. Harihara B. Srivijaya C. Ramanuja D. Mahmud of Ghazni 9. Mahmud of Ghazni's main inspiration for visiting India in the eleventh century was A. To spread Islam C. To build a centralized state based on a Persian model B. To visit important Buddhist temples D. To plunder 10. Northern India was dominated from the twelfth through the early sixteenth century by A. The Abbasid dynasty B. The Chola kingdom C. The southern Song dynasty D. The Delhi sultanate 11. The Delhi sultans were A. Never able to expand their control beyond northern India C. Able to make Islam the main religion of India B. Able to unite all of India for the first time since the Mauryans D. Proponents of a more syncretic version of Islam 12. The wealthy trading state that controlled southern India from 850 through 1267 was A. The Chola kingdom B. The Delhi sultanate C. The Vijayanagar kingdom D. The kingdom of Funan 13. The kingdoms of southern India were mainly A. Islamic B. Buddhist C. Hindu D. Sikh 14. In 1336, Harihara and Bukka, two emissaries from the Delhi sultan, renounced Islam, reconverted to Hinduism, and founded the southern kingdom of A. Chola B. Vijayanagar C. Funan D. Angkor
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15. Vijayanagar, the name of a southern Indian kingdom, means A. "Land of Vishnu." B. "Beloved of Allah." C. "The pure land." D. "The city of victory." 16. The presence of the changing monsoon winds ensured that A. Irrigation never developed in India because it was never necessary
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