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Golkonda Fort is located in which city of India ?

Hyderabad
Bangalore
Chandigarh
Chennai

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It is situated 11 km west of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

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In which century, Golkonda was the capital and fortress city of the Qutb Shahi kingdom ?

14th
15th
16th
17th

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Which is the main entrance gate to Golconda Fort located on the eastern side ?

Toli Gate
Qutb Shahi Gate
Bala Hissar Gate
Nur-Ul-Ain Gate

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Which gate is inside the fort, studded with giant iron spikes.

Toli Darwaza
Qutb Shahi Darwaza
Bala Hissar Darwaza
Fateh Darwaza

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The gate is so called after Aurangzeb’s triumphant army marched in through this gate. It is studded with giant iron spikes to prevent elephants from battering them down.

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Golconda Fort is a combination of how many distinct forts ?

4
5
6
7

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Some of the semi circular bastions of the fort are still mounted with

Gunpowder
Missiles
Iron spikes
Cannons

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Which of the given diamond is not excavated in the mines of Golconda ?

Nur-Al-Naseen
Kohinoor
Nur-Ul-Ain
Regent

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Darya-e Nur, Nur-Ul-Ain Diamond, Kohinoor, Hope Diamond and Regent Diamond are believed to have been excavated in the mines of Golconda.

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On which period, golkonda fort had been built ?

8th century to 12th century AD
10th century to 14th century AD
12th century to 16th century AD
14th century to 18th century AD

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Which canon was mounted by Aurangzeb on the Pethla Burj where it stands as reminder of the Mughal emperor's determination to conquer Golconda ?

Buland canon
Shahi canon
Qutb Shahi canon
Fateh Rahbir canon

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Which Qila is an extension of the Golkonda Fort opposite to it.

Purana Qila
Naya Quila
Itihaas Quila
Saam Quila

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