Flashcards in The Mughal Empire (1536-1857) Deck (15)
Who was the most famous and feared Mongol ruler?
Where was the Timurid Empire from?
Iran or Persia
Name the Timurid Empire king that expanded into South Asia?
The Mughal Empire and the Timurid Empire joined to rule...
Leaders of the Mughal Empire were which religion?
Babur was a descendant of whom?
Where did Babur conquer in 1504?
Who did Babur defeat in India in 1526?
Sultan of Delhi
Who is credited with the start of the Mughal Empire?
Who banished Babur's son Humayun to Iran?
Sher Shah Suri
What is the Mughal Empire credited with?
many of civilizations advancements
What did Sher Shah Suri standardize?
land taxes, postal system, national highway, trading routes, and currency of the rupee
What did Sher Shah Suri patronize?
mosques and forts
Humayun was reinstated as a ruler of the Mughal Empire, then died a year later from what?
falling down the stairs of his library