Q. Arrange the following dynasties of Vijayanagara kingdom in choronological order:
1. Saluva
2. Aravidu 3. Sangama
4. Tuluva
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] 3 u2013 2 u2013 1 u2013 4

[B] 1 u2013 2 u2013 3 u2013 4

[C] 2 u2013 1 u2013 3 u2013 4

[D] 3 u2013 1 u2013 4 u2013 2

Answer: D
Notes:

The Vijayanagar kingdom was successively ruled by four dynasties over a period of more than three hundred years:

  • the Sangama dynasty (1336–1485),
  • the Saluva dynasty (1485–1505),
  • the Tuluva dynasty (1505–1570) and
  • the Aravidu dynasty (1570–1650).

Source: Tamil Nadu state board.