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1

Who was Aurangzeb's greatest adversary?

Shivaji Bhonsle and the Maratha Chieftains

2

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

the Portuguese

3

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

yes

4

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