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Who was Aurangzeb's greatest adversary?

Shivaji Bhonsle and the Maratha Chieftains


Who did Shah Jahan feel was moving in on Mughal Power at Port Hooghly?

the Portuguese


Did Shah Jahan successfully drive the Portuguese out of Port Hooghly?



Describe the mansabdari system

a. Created by Akbar
b. Rank holder or local elite person
c. Provided military might for the Mughal Empire
d. Received a salary from the empire
e. Ensured the Mughals an endless supply of military troops