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CBSE 10th Social Science - The Nationalist Movement in Indo-China Model Question Paper - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Which of the following is not a part of Indo-China

  • 2)

    Which one of the following is not true regarding the views of Paul Bernard about how colonies should be developed?

  • 3)

    Who among the following led the Scholar's Revolt of 1868 in Vietnam?

  • 4)

    Who wrote the book "The History of the Loss of Vietnam"?

  • 5)

    In which famous battle were the French defeated?

CBSE 10th Social Science - The Rise of Nationalism in Europe Model Question Paper - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Which of the following is true regarding how the new artists depicted Liberty during the French Revolution?

  • 2)

    The main function of the Prussian-Zollverein was to

  • 3)

    Which customs union was formed by Prussia to abolish tariff barriers?

  • 4)

    Conservatives did not believe in establishing and preserving

  • 5)

    Which of the following powers was not interested in extending their own control over the Balkans?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Full Syllabus One Mark Question Paper with Answer Key - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    The term Das volk means

  • 2)

    The French nation was represented by which female allegory?

  • 3)

    Who followed the policy of Blood and Iron for national unification?

  • 4)

    Who said that, Italy was merely a geographical expression?

  • 5)

    In which century nationalism emerged in Europe

CBSE 10th Social Science - Full Syllabus Map Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Locate and label the following on the given political outline map of India:
    (a) A place where session of Indian National Congress was held in September 1920.
    (b) A place where session of Indian National Congress was held in 1929.
    (c) A place in Bihar where Satyagraha Movement of indigo planters took place.
    (d) Baradoli, the place, from where No tax campaign was started.
    (e) A place in Gujarat where Gandhiji violated the Salt law.
    (f) a place in Punjab where Jalianwalla Bagh incident took place (or) Amritsar
    (g) Chennai (Madras)

  • 2)

    Two features - A and B are marked in the given political outline map of India. Identify these features with the help of the following information and write their correct names on the lines marked in the map:
    (a) The place where Indian national Congress Session was held in September 1920.
    (b) The place where the Peasant Satyagraha was help in Gujarat.

  • 3)

    Study and Observe the following map of conventional source of energy. Write the names of coal mines and oil fields with respective states.

  • 4)

    Study the given outline map of India showing major Iron and Steel Plants in India.

  • 5)

    Study and observe the following centres on the given outline map of India showing distribution of cotton, silk and woollen industry.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Full Syllabus Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    "Till mid-eighteenth century there were no nation-states in Europe." Support the statement with examples.

  • 2)

    Mention the steps taken by the French to dismantle Chinese influence in Vietnam.

  • 3)

    "The civil disobedience movement was different from the non-cooperation movement". Support the statement with examples.

  • 4)

    Name the areas which have rich deposits of coal. What are the three major forms of coal? Write main features of each form.

  • 5)

    Explain three factors which are responsible for decentralisation of cotton industry in India.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Full Syllabus Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What steps did the French revolutionaries take to create a sense of collective identity among the French people?

  • 2)

    Explain liberalism in political and economic fields prevailing in Europe in the 19th century.

  • 3)

    Explain any three features of the 'Nature-State' that emerged in Europe in the twentieth century.

  • 4)

    Write an evaluation of the Vietnamese war against the US from the point of (a) a porter on the Ho Chi Minh trail.  (b) a woman soldier.

  • 5)

    Explain the views of Paul Bernard regarding the economy of Vietnam.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Sectors of the Indian Economy Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Distinguish between the public sector and the private sector.

  • 2)

    What are secondary activities?  Explain with examples.

  • 3)

    What are basic services?  Who undertakes the responsibility for such services in a  developing country?

  • 4)

    How can workers in an unorganised sector be protected?  Explain.

  • 5)

    How deos tertiary sector becoming more important than other sectors in India?

10th CBSE Social Science - The Story of Development Three Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Why do different persons have different notions of development? Which of the following explanations is more important and why?
    (a)Because people are different
    (b)Because life situations of persons are different

  • 2)

    Explain some of the important ideas of the above section in your own words

  • 3)

    Give three examples where an average is used for comparing situations

  • 4)

    Besides size of per capita income, what other property of income is important in comparing two or more societies?

  • 5)

    From the text, find out the per capita income level of middle-income countries as per WDR 2006.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Gender, Religion and Caste Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain any three factors which are responsible for breaking down the old notions of caste hierarchy.

  • 2)

    "Gender division is not based on biology, but on social expectations and stereotypes." Support the statement.

  • 3)

    What are the features of communal politics?

  • 4)

    In our country, women still lag much behind men despite some improvement since independence. Analyze the reasons.

  • 5)

    Write a note on women's political representation in our country.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Democracy and Diversity Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Distinguish between overlapping and cross-cutting differences.

  • 2)

    Explain the cross-cutting differences with suitable examples.

  • 3)

    Explain the overlapping and cross-cutting differences.

  • 4)

    Differentiate between overlapping and cross-cutting differences.

  • 5)

    Explain the reasons for social differences.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Federalism Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    What are the key features of federalism?

  • 2)

    Explain any four/five key features of federalism which have been incorporated in the Indian constitution.

  • 3)

    What are the power-sharing arrangement in India?

  • 4)

    How is federalism practised in India?

  • 5)

    Describe in brief the language policy in India

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Power Sharing Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Examine any four reasons for strained relationship between the Sinhala and Tamil communities.

  • 2)

    Why is power sharing necessary in democracy?  Explain

  • 3)

    Why is power sharing desirable?

  • 4)

    'Power sharing is the very spirit of democracy' Justify the statement with three suitable points.

  • 5)

    Describe the main elements of the Belgian model of power sharing.

CBSE 10th Standard Social Science - Agriculture Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) Suggest the initiative taken by the government to ensure the increase in agricultural production.
    (ii) Describe the impact of globalisation on Indian agriculture.
    (iii) Describe the geographical conditions required for the growth of rice.

  • 2)

    Which are the two most important cereal crops of India? Mention the geographical conditions required for the growth of any one of these two crops?

  • 3)

    What is plantation farming? Write some features of the plantation agriculture?

  • 4)

    Describe any four characteristics of plantation agricultural.

  • 5)

    Describe any four reforms brought in the India agriculture after independence through the efforts of the Indian Government.

10th CBSE Social Science - Water Resources Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) Discuss how rainwater harvesting in semi-arid regions of Rajasthan is carried out.
    (ii) Describe how modern adaptations of traditional rainwater harvesting methods are being carried out to conserve and store water.

  • 2)

    Three-fourths of the earth's surface is covered with water, but still there is a scarcity of water across the globe. Explain giving three reasons.

  • 3)

    Explain any three methods of traditional rainwater harvesting techniques in India.

  • 4)

    Describe the traditional rainwater harvesting methods in India.

  • 5)

    How have industrialization aggravated water scarcity in India?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Forest and Wildlife Resources Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) Describe how communities have conserved and protected forests and wildlife in India?
    (ii) Write a note on good practices towards conserving forest and wildlife.

  • 2)

    Explain with three examples, how communities have carried out conservation of flora and fauna in India?

  • 3)

    "Nature worship is an old age belief." Explain how has it helped in the conservation of forests and wildlife.

  • 4)

    How is biological loss of forests and wildlife correlated with loss of cultural diversity?

  • 5)

    What measures have the central and state governments taken for the conservations of wildlife?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Resources and Development Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i)Explain land use pattern in India and why has the land under forest not increased much since 1960-61?
    (ii)How have technical and economic development led to more consumption of resources?

  • 2)

    Wha do you mean by land use pattern?Name the factors that determine the use of land.

  • 3)

    What is Regur Soil?Write its two features.Mention any two regions where regur soil is found.

  • 4)

    Distinguish between the Renewable and Non-Renewable Resources.

  • 5)

    Explain the classification of resources on the basis of exhaustibility.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Novels, Society and History Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Mention some important reasons for the popularity of the novels.

  • 2)

    Explain, how did novels become a popular medium of entertainment among the middle class during the late nineteenth century in India.

  • 3)

    How did novels become popular among masses?

  • 4)

    How did Charles Dickens focus on the life of the inductrial workers and the terrible conditions of urban life in his novels? Explain with examples.

  • 5)

    Explain the themes and issues of the novels of Charles Dickens with examples.

10th CBSE Social Science - Print Culture and Modern World Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    How did print help connect communities and people in different parts of India? Explain with examples.

  • 2)

    Explain the role of print in the religious reforms in India.

  • 3)

    How did the oral culture enter print and how was the printed material transmitted orally? Explain with suitable examples.

  • 4)

    How did the printers manage to attract the people, largely illiterate, towards printed books?

  • 5)

    Mention some of the innovations which have improved the printing technology after the 17th century.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Work, Life and Leisure Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    What was the impact of city life on women? Explain.

  • 2)

    Mention the major characteristics of an ancient town.

  • 3)

    What did historian Gareth Stedman Jones say about the 'City of London?

  • 4)

    Explain the expansion of London over the nineteenth century.

  • 5)

    Explain any three reasons for which the population of London expanded during the 19th century.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - The Age of Industrialization Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain any three major problems faced by the new European merchants in setting up their industries in town before the Industrial Revolution.

  • 2)

    What is meant by proto-industrialisation? Why was it successful in the countryside in England in the 17th century?

  • 3)

    Why did the peasants agree to accept advances made by the merchants to produce goods for them in Europe during the 17th and the 18th centuries? Explain three reasons.

  • 4)

    Briefly explain the method and system of production in the countryside in England.

  • 5)

    Mention any four features of the proto-Industrial system.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Consumer Rights Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    What are the factors responsible for the consumer exploitation?

  • 2)

    Mention a few factors that cause exploitation of consumers.

  • 3)

    State the rights of consumers as codified in Indian laws.

  • 4)

    How is the consumer redressal process becoming cumbersome, expensive and time consuming? Explain.

  • 5)

    Explain why a consumer should learn to be well informed.

10th CBSE Social Science - The Making of a Global World Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    How Bretton Woods System Worked?

  • 2)

    What were the advantages of invention of refrigerated ship?

  • 3)

    What was the importance of the Indian trade for the British?

  • 4)

    What were the effects of the British Government's decision to abolish the Corn Laws?

  • 5)

    What were the crucial influences that shaped post-war (II World War) reconstruction?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Federalism Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How did Belgium shift from a unitary to a federal form of government?

  • 2)

    What are the key features of federalism?

  • 3)

    Explain any four/five key features of federalism which have been incorporated in the Indian constitution.

  • 4)

    What are the power-sharing arrangement in India?

  • 5)

    Explain how power is shared among different organs of the government?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Democracy and Diversity Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What was the black power movement? Explain.

  • 2)

    Explain the Civil Rights movement in the USA.

  • 3)

    What are the three factors to decide the outcome of politics of social division.

  • 4)

    The assertion of social diversities in a country need not be seen as a source of danger - why?

  • 5)

    Distinguish between overlapping and cross-cutting differences.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Gender, Religion and Caste Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain any three forms of caste politics in India.

  • 2)

    Explain any four forms of casteism in Indian politics.

  • 3)

    Explain the role of caste in Indian politics.

  • 4)

    What is a secular state? How does the constitution ensure that India remains a secular state?

  • 5)

    Explain any three factors which are responsible for breaking down the old notions of caste hierarchy.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Sectors of the Indian Economy Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Distinguish between the public sector and the private sector.

  • 2)

    What are secondary activities?  Explain with examples.

  • 3)

    What are tertiary activities?  Explain with examples.

  • 4)

    What are basic services?  Who undertakes the responsibility for such services in a  developing country?

  • 5)

    What is the meaning of underemployment?  In which economic sector are underemployment conditions more prevalent?  Why is it so?  Explain two reasons.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Power Sharing Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What was there a civil war in Sri Lanka?

  • 2)

    Power can be shared among governments at different levels.  Explain.

  • 3)

    Examine any four reasons for strained relationship between the Sinhala and Tamil communities.

  • 4)

    Why is power sharing necessary in democracy?  Explain

  • 5)

    Why is power sharing desirable?

CBSE 10th Social Science - The Story of Development Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Give three examples where an average is used for comparing situations

  • 2)

    From the text, find out the per capita income level of middle-income countries as per WDR 2006.

  • 3)

    What is the main criterion used by the World Bank in classifying different countries? What are the limitations of their criterion, if any?

  • 4)

    List a few examples of environmental degradation that you may have observed around you.

  • 5)

    Compare India and Sri Lanka on the basis of any three indicators of Human Development 

CBSE 10th Social Science - Agriculture Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) Suggest the initiative taken by the government to ensure the increase in agricultural production.
    (ii) Describe the impact of globalisation on Indian agriculture.
    (iii) Describe the geographical conditions required for the growth of rice.

  • 2)

    Which are the two most important cereal crops of India? Mention the geographical conditions required for the growth of any one of these two crops?

  • 3)

    What is plantation farming? Write some features of the plantation agriculture?

  • 4)

    Describe any four characteristics of plantation agricultural.

  • 5)

    Describe any four reforms brought in the India agriculture after independence through the efforts of the Indian Government.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Water Resources Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What is the Krishna Godavari dispute raised by the Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh Governments?

  • 2)

    Do you agree that the need of the hour is to conserve and manage our water resources? Justify your answer with any three suitable arguments.

  • 3)

    Give an account on any three hydraulic structures of ancient India.

  • 4)

    What are tankas? How are they useful?

  • 5)

    (i) Discuss how rainwater harvesting in semi-arid regions of Rajasthan is carried out.
    (ii) Describe how modern adaptations of traditional rainwater harvesting methods are being carried out to conserve and store water.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Forest and Wildlife Resources Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain any three factors responsible for decline of India's biodiversity.

  • 2)

    In what way did the colonial rule affect the depletion of forests in India?

  • 3)

    (i) Describe how communities have conserved and protected forests and wildlife in India?
    (ii) Write a note on good practices towards conserving forest and wildlife.

  • 4)

    Explain with three examples, how communities have carried out conservation of flora and fauna in India?

  • 5)

    "Nature worship is an old age belief." Explain how has it helped in the conservation of forests and wildlife.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Resources and Development Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i)Explain land use pattern in India and why has the land under forest not increased much since 1960-61?
    (ii)How have technical and economic development led to more consumption of resources?

  • 2)

    Wha do you mean by land use pattern?Name the factors that determine the use of land.

  • 3)

    What is Regur Soil?Write its two features.Mention any two regions where regur soil is found.

  • 4)

    Explain the resources on the basis off exhaustibility with the help of examples.

  • 5)

    Classify resources on the basis on the basis of ownership into four categories.Mention the main feature of each.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Novels, Society and History Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How did novels promote colonialism? Explain with an example of a novel.

  • 2)

    What kind of novels were written for young boys in the 19th century? Explain.

  • 3)

    How did novels make themselves relevant to young boys?

  • 4)

    Explain any five features of novels written for the young in the last stage of 19th century.

  • 5)

    Explain the history of growth of novels in India.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Print Culture and Modern World Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How did print help connect communities and people in different parts of India? Explain with examples.

  • 2)

    Explain the role of print in the religious reforms in India.

  • 3)

    "Oral culture and print culture were complimentary to each other." Justify the statement with any three suitable arguments.

  • 4)

    Mention some of the innovations which have improved the printing technology after the 17th century.

  • 5)

    Highlight any three innovations which have improved the printing technology from 19th century onwards.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Work, Life and Leisure Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Mention various measures which were taken a decongest London in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

  • 2)

    What was the impact of city life on women? Explain.

  • 3)

    Mention the major characteristics of an ancient town.

  • 4)

    Explain the expansion of London over the nineteenth century.

  • 5)

    Explain any three reasons for which the population of London expanded during the 19th century.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - The Age of Industrialization Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    In the seventeeth and the eighteenth centuries, the merchants from the towns in Europe began moving to the countryside: Give reasons.

  • 2)

    Explain any three major problems faced by the new European merchants in setting up their industries in town before the Industrial Revolution.

  • 3)

    Why did the peasants agree to accept advances made by the merchants to produce goods for them in Europe during the 17th and the 18th centuries? Explain three reasons.

  • 4)

    How were new merchant groups in Europe able to spread their business in the countryside before the Industrial Revolution?  Explain.

  • 5)

    Mention any four features of the proto-Industrial system.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - The Making of a Global World Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain any three characteristics of Silk Routes.

  • 2)

    Enumerate the importance of silk Routes.

  • 3)

    "The indentured workers had discovered their own ways of surviving. "Explain.

  • 4)

    How did the indentured labourers maintain their cultural identity in other part of the world?

  • 5)

    Describe in brief the world economic conditions of the post First World War period.

CBSE 10th Standard Social Science - Globalisation and the Indian Economy Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    How has WTO affected Indian economy? What was its favourable and unfavourable impact?

  • 2)

    What is an MNC? Give two examples of Indian companies that have emerged as MNCs. What are the harmful effects of MNCs to a host country? Give three examples.

  • 3)

    What is trade? Explain the importance of international trade.

  • 4)

    How have our markets been transformed in recent years.Explain with examples.

  • 5)

    Should more Indian companies emerge as MNCs? How would it benefit the people in the country?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Money and Credit Five Marks Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Why are transactions made in money? Explain with suitable examples.

  • 2)

    What are the various sources of credit in rural areas? Which one of them is the most convenient source of credit? Why is it most convenient? Give two reasons.

  • 3)

    Mention four characteristics each of the formal and informal sources of credit in India.

  • 4)

    How does the Reserve Bank of India supervise the functioning of banks? Why is this necessary?

  • 5)

    Describe four features of Self-Help Group (SHG)

CBSE 10th Social Science - Outcomes of Democracy Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Examine with the help of three examples, how dignity and freedom of citizens are best guaranteed in a democracy.

  • 2)

    How are the democratic governments better than the other forms of government? Compare.

  • 3)

    "Most negative feature of democracy is that its examination never gets over." Support the statement with three arguments.

  • 4)

    "Constant complaints by people can be seen as a testimony to the success of an democracy." Explain.

  • 5)

    What outcome can one reasonably expect of democracies?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Challenges to Democracy Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    The challenge of deepening of democracy is faced by every democracy in one form or another. Support the statement with three suitable arguments.

  • 2)

    Explain briefly the foundational challenge of making transition to democracy set up a democratic government? Suggest any three measures.

  • 3)

    Suggest any three ways in which political reforms can be made in India?

  • 4)

    What is the meaning of democracy reform? Give two examples of democratic reforms in India.

  • 5)

    Explain the three major challenges faced by modern democracies.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Money and Credit Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What is double coincidence of want? How has money solved this problem?

  • 2)

    How do banks mediate between those who have surplus money and those who need money?

  • 3)

    Answers the following questions:
    (a) Why are banks unwilling to lend loans to small farmers?
    (b) Besides banks, what are the other sources of credit from the farmers can borrow?
    (c) Explain how terms of credit can be unfavourable for the small farmers.
    (d) From where can small farmers get cheap loans?

  • 4)

    Differentiate between formal sector credit and informal sector credit.

  • 5)

    Why is cheap and affordable credit important for a country's development? Explain with reasons.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Globalisation and the Indian Economy Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How has WTO affected Indian economy? What was its favourable and unfavourable impact?

  • 2)

    How could you distinguish between 'foreign trade' and 'foreign investment'? Explain the role of MNCs in foreign trade and foreign investments.

  • 3)

    Explain any four ways in which multinational corporations have spread their production and interaction with local producers in various countries across the globe.

  • 4)

    'Globalisation and competition among producers have been of advantage to the consumers.' Give arguments in support of this statement.

  • 5)

    What is an MNC? Give two examples of Indian companies that have emerged as MNCs. What are the harmful effects of MNCs to a host country? Give three examples.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Consumer Rights Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    "Rules and regulations are required for the protection of the consumers in the market place".

  • 2)

    Why are rules and regulations required in the market place? Explain.

  • 3)

    How have markets been transformed in recent years? Explain with example.

  • 4)

    Consumers have the right to be informed about goods and services they purchase. Explain its three advantages.

  • 5)

    "There is a great need for acquiring the knowledge, and skill to become a well-informed consumer.' Support the statement.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Political Parties Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What is the necessity of political parties in a democratic set-up?  Explain any three points.

  • 2)

    Political parties are a necessary condition for a democracy.  Analyse the statement with examples.

  • 3)

    'Modern democracies cannot exist without political parties.'  Examine the statement.

  • 4)

    Why can modern democracies not exist without political parties?  Explain.

  • 5)

    Name the political party which gets inspiration from India's ancient culture and values.  Mention four features of that party.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Manufacturing Industries Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Why are most of the jute mills located along the banks of the River Hugli? Explain any three reasons for this.

  • 2)

    Explain the main factors responsible for the concentration of jute industry in Hugli basin.

  • 3)

    Explain any three types of pollution caused by industries.

  • 4)

    (i) How are integrated steel plants different from mini steel plants? What problems does the industry face? What recent developments have led to a rise in the production capacity?
    (ii) How do industries pollute the environment?
    (iii) Discuss the steps to be taken to minimize environmental degradation by industry?

  • 5)

    Mention tree main problems faced by the textile industry. What is the contribution of the textile industry to Indian economy?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Popular Struggles and Movements Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What are pressure groups?How are they different from political parties?

  • 2)

    How has Pressure Groups and Movements deepened democracy?

  • 3)

    State any three causes of Bolivia's protest in 2000.

  • 4)

    Compare and contrast single-issue movements with general or long-term movements.

  • 5)

    "Organisations play a direct and indirect role in the working a democracy". Discuss.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Life Lines of National Economy Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) Why are the means of transportation and communication called the lifelines of a nation and its economy?
    (ii) Write a note on the changing nature of the international trade in the last fifteen years.

  • 2)

    'Indian road transportation is confronted with problems'. Describe any four.

  • 3)

    Describe any five major problems faced by road transport in India.

  • 4)

    Discuss the significance of National Highways and Border Roads.

  • 5)

    How are pipelines useful? Explain any four merits of pipeline transport in India.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Minerals and Energy Resources Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Distinguish between metallic and non-metallic minerals.

  • 2)

    Highlight the importance of petroleum. Explain the occurrence of petroleum in India.

  • 3)

    Why is conservation of mineral resources essential? Explain any three methods to conserve them

  • 4)

    Why is it necessary to conserve mineral resources? Suggest any four way to conserve mineral resources.

  • 5)

    Explain the importance of conservation of minerals. Highlight any three measures to conserve them.

10th CBSE Social Science - Challenges to Democracy Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    What sustains democracy in India?

  • 2)

    "Different countries face different kinds of challenges". Support the statement with suitable examples.

  • 3)

    Explain the "foundational challenge" of democracy by stating three points.

  • 4)

    What is the meaning of democracy reform? Give two examples of democratic reforms in India.

  • 5)

    Explain any five major challenges being faced by the Indian democracy.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Outcomes of Democracy Five Mark Model Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Discuss some merits and demerits in the light of your study of the chapter.

  • 2)

    How do democracies accommodate various social divisions? Explain with examples.

  • 3)

    "Democracy is a better form of government." Support the statement with three arguments.

  • 4)

    Why do we feel that democracy is a better form of government than any other form? Explain.

  • 5)

    Explain any four features that are common in all democratic set-ups of the government.

CBSE 10th Social Science - The Nationalist Movement in Indo-China Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Describe the factors and developments leading to the US entry into Vietnamese struggle.

  • 2)

    How did students in Vietnam fight against the colonial government's effort to prevent Vietnamese from qualifying for 'white collar jobs'?  explain

  • 3)

    Explain any five features of the 'Go east movement' in Vietnam.

  • 4)

    "U.S. entry into the war in Vietnam marked a new phase that proved costly to Vietnamese as well as to the Americans." Analyse the statement

  • 5)

    Describe the major problems in the field of education for the French in Vietnam.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Nationalism in India Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Assess the role of Mahatma Gandhi in the nationalist movement with special reference to the methods adopted by him.

  • 2)

    Explain any five effects of Non-Cooperation Movement on the economy of India.

  • 3)

    Mention the features of the Gudem Hills rebellion? What methods were adopted by the tribals to gain swaraj?

  • 4)

    Write a short note on the Non-Cooperation Movement.

  • 5)

    What were the developments that led to the launching of the Civil Disobedience Movement?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - The Rise of Nationalism in Europe Five Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Describe in brief any four features of the Vienna Treaty 1815.

  • 2)

    Briefly trace the process of unification of Italy.

  • 3)

    Describe the process of unification of Italy.

  • 4)

    Describe the process of unification of Germany.

  • 5)

    Mention any too economic obstacles that the liberal-nationalists wanted to overcome. In what way did the Zollverein customs union of 1934 try to overcome these shortcomings?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Forest and Wildlife Resources Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) What is biodiversity? Why is biodiversity important for human lives?
    (ii) How have human activities affected the depletion of flora and fauna? Explain.

  • 2)

    What is biodiversity?

  • 3)

    What are the effects of the destruction of bio-diversity in India?

  • 4)

    Describe the distribution of different types of forests in India.

  • 5)

    Describe different categories of existing plants and animal species.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Agriculture Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) Name one important beverage crop and specify the geographical conditions required for its growth.
    (ii) Name one staple crop of India and the regions where it is produced.
    (iii) Enlist the various institutional reform programmes introduced by the government in the interest of farmers.
    (iv) The land under cultivation has got reduced day by day. Can you imagine its consequences?

  • 2)

    What are the challenges faced by India farmers today?

  • 3)

    Mention in brief, the various limitations from which the Indian agriculture suffers presently.

  • 4)

    Describe any three geographical conditions required for tea cultivation. Name any two producing states of tea.

  • 5)

    Nama the most important beverage crops of India. Describe the suitable climate conditions required for its growth. Also mention the major states producing that crop.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Power Sharing Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain the major forms of power sharing in modern democracies.

  • 2)

    Explain four forms of participation in government under modern democratic system.

  • 3)

    In Modern democracies, power is often shared among different organs of the government.  Explain.

  • 4)

    Explain any four forms of power sharing.

  • 5)

    State one prudential reason and one moral reason for power sharing with an example from the Indian context.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Gender, Religion and Caste Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    State different forms of the communal politics with one example each.

  • 2)

    Explain the various forms that communalism can take in politics.

  • 3)

    What form does communalism take in politics?

  • 4)

    State the reasons to say that caste alone cannot determine election results in India.

  • 5)

    What is the status of women's representation in India's legislative bodies?

CBSE 10th Social Science - The Story of Development Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Why do you think average income is an important criterion for development? Explain

  • 2)

    Besides size of per capita income, what other property of income is important in comparing two or more societies?

  • 3)

    Write a paragraph on your notion of what should India do, or achieve, to become a developed country.

  • 4)

    What is the main criterion used by the World Bank in classifying different countries? What are the limitations of their criterion, if any?

  • 5)

    In what respect is the criterion used by the UNDP for measuring development different from the one used by the World Bank?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Sectors of the Indian Economy Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain the three sectors of economic activities with the help of examples.

  • 2)

    Classify the following list of occupations under primary, secondary and tertiary sectors: (Tailor, Basket weaver, Flower cultivator, Milk vendor, Fishermen, Priest, Courier, Workers in match factory, Money lender, Gardener, Potter, Bee-keeper, Astronaut, Call centre employee)

  • 3)

    Explain how a shift has taken place between sectors in developed countries?

  • 4)

    Describe the historical changes that have taken place in sectors of the economy in the developed countries.

  • 5)

    Correct and arrange the important aspects for calculating GDP from this Jumble. (To count goods and services we add the numbers that are produced. We count all those that were produced in the last five years.  Since we shouldn't leave out anything we add up all these goods and services.)

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Resources and Development Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i)Name three states having black soil and the crop which is mainly grown in it.
    (ii)What type of soil is found in the river deltas of the eastern coast?Give three main features of this type of soil.
    (iii)what steps can be taken to control soil erosion in the hilly areas?
    (iv)What are the biotic and abiotic resources?

  • 2)

    Write brief note on first earth summit.

  • 3)

    Examine the three major problems that have been created due to the indiscriminate use of resources by human beings.

  • 4)

    What steps can be taken to control soil erosion in hilly areas?

  • 5)

    When and why was the Rio-de-Janeiro Earth summit held?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Federalism Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Locate the following States on a blank outline political map of India: Manipur, Sikkim, Chhattisgarh and Goa

  • 2)

    Identify ans Shade three federal countries (Other than India) on a blank outline political map of the world.

  • 3)

    Point out one feature in the practice of federalisation in India that is similar to and one feature that is different from that of Belgium.

  • 4)

    What is the main difference between a federal form of government and a unitary one? Explain with an example.

  • 5)

    State any two different between the local government before and after the constitutional amendment in 1992.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Water Resources Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    (i) Explain how water becomes a renewable resource.
    (ii) What is water scarcity and water are its main causes?
    (iii) Compare the advantages and disadvantages of multi-purpose river projects.

  • 2)

    Explain any three reasons responsible for water scarcity in India.

  • 3)

    Explain any three disadvantages of multipurpose projects.

  • 4)

    How does water threaten human welfare?

  • 5)

    Prove by giving examples that river valley projects fail to achieve the purpose for which they were built.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Democracy and Diversity Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Discuss three factors that determine the outcomes of politics of social divisions.

  • 2)

    Describe the three factors which determine the outcome of the politics of social divisions.

  • 3)

    "Three factors are crucial in deciding the outcome of politica of social divisions." Explain.

  • 4)

    When does a social difference become a social division?

  • 5)

    How do social divisions affect politics? Give two examples.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Novels, Society and History Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How did novel become a popular medium of entertainment among the middle class in India?  Explain.

  • 2)

    How did the novels play a significant role in awareness about the India's glorious past?

  • 3)

    How did novels inspire the freedom fighters? Explain with two examples.

  • 4)

    In what ways did the character of the novel 'Indulekha' show that India and foreign 'lifestyles' could be brought together in an ideal combination?

  • 5)

    How did the characters like Indulekha and Madhavan inspire the contemporary generations to strike a balance between the western ideas and Indian traditional culture?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Print Culture and Modern World Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Give reasons for the following :
    (a) Woodblock print only came to Europe after 1295.
    (b) Martin Luther was in favour of print and spoke out in praise of it.
    (c) The Roman Catholic Church began keeping an index of Prohibited books from the mid-sixteenth century.
    (d) Gandhi said the fight for Swaraj is a fight for liberty of speech, liberty of the press, and freedom of association.

  • 2)

    Write short notes to show what you know about:
    (a) The Gutenberg Press (or)
    What were the main features of Gutenberg press?The Gutenberg Press (or)
    Who was Johann Gutenberg? Explain his role in the history of printing.
    (b) Erasmus's idea of the printed book.
    (c) The Vernacular Press Act.
    (d) The introduction of the fly shuttle enabled handloom workers to improve their productivity.

  • 3)

    What did the spread of print culture in nineteenth century India mean to:
    (a) Women (or)
    Explain the impact of print culture on Indian Women.(or)
    What did the spread of print culture in nineteenth century  India mean to:
    What was the distinct effect of print culture on the life of women? Explain
    (b) The poor
    (c) Reformers

  • 4)

    Why did some people in eighteenth century Europe think that print culture would bring enlightenment and end despotism?

  • 5)

    Why did some people fear the effect of easily available printed books? Choose one example from Europe and one from India.

10th CBSE Social Science - Popular Struggles and Movements Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Give the reasons, events and results of the Movent of April 2006 in Nepal.

  • 2)

    Mention three points of different between pressure groups and political parties.

  • 3)

    Describe Bolivia's water war.

  • 4)

    State any three causes of Bolivia's protest in 2000.

  • 5)

    Distinguish between issue-specific movements and long term movements

CBSE 10th Standard Social Science - Political Parties Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Discuss the merits and demerits of two-party system and multi-party system.

  • 2)

    Suggest any five effective measures to reform political parties.

  • 3)

    What are the main functions of a political party?

  • 4)

    Mention the features of Congress party in India?

  • 5)

    What is the necessity of political parties in a democratic set-up?  Explain any three points.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Work, Life and Leisure Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What were the changes in the kind of work available to women in London between the 19th and the 20th century? Explain the factors which led to this change.

  • 2)

    How did the condition of women workers change from 19th to 20th century in London?

  • 3)

    Why did housing become a concern to people of London in the early 20th century? State the measures taken to solve the problem.

  • 4)

    Why well-off Londoners supported the need to build housing for the poor in the 19th century?

  • 5)

    What led to the major expansion of Bombay's population in the mid 19th century?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - The Age of Industrialization Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What steps were taken by East Company to control the market of cotton and silk goods?

  • 2)

    Imagine that you have been asked to write an article an encyclopedia on Britain and the history of cotton.Write your piece using information from the entire chapter.

  • 3)

    Why did industrial production in India increase during the First World War?

  • 4)

    Why were there frequent clashes between gomasthas and weavers in the villages?Explain five reasons.

  • 5)

    Why was the East India Company keen on expanding textile exports from India during 1760's?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - The Making of a Global World Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Give two examples of different types of global exchanges which took place before the seventeenth century, choosing one example from Asia and one from the Americas.

  • 2)

    3 The decision of MNCs to relocate production to Asian countries.

  • 3)

    What is meant by the Bretton Woods Agreement?

  • 4)

    Explain the three types of movements or flows within international economic exchange. Find one example of each type of flow which involved India and Indians, and write a short account of it.

  • 5)

    (i) Explain what is referred to as the G-77 countries.
    (ii) In what ways can G-77 be seen as a reaction to be activities of the Bretton Woods twins?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Consumer Rights Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    When we buy commodities we find that the price charged is sometimes higher or lower than the Maximum Retail Price printed on the pack. Discuss the possible reasons. Should consumer groups do something about this?

  • 2)

    Pick up a few packaged goods that you want to buy and examine the information given. In what ways are they useful? Is there some information that you think should be given on those packaged goods but is not? Discuss.

  • 3)

    What is the difference between consumer protection council and consumer court?

  • 4)

    Find out the details of who provides Hallmark and ISO certification.

  • 5)

    Why are rules and regulations required in the market place? Illustrate with a few examples.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Globalisation and the Indian Economy Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How will the import of steel from India into Chinese markets lead to integration of markets for steel in the two countries? Explain.

  • 2)

    What is the role of MNCs in the globalisation process?

  • 3)

     What are the various ways in which countries can be linked?

  • 4)

    How has competition benefited people in India?

  • 5)

    Why do governments try to attract more foreign investment?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Money and Credit Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Can you think of some example of good services being exchanged or wages being paid through barter?

  • 2)

    Mr.Salim  wants to withdraw Rs 20,000 in cash for making payments.How would he write a cheque to withdraw money?

  • 3)

    Why do lenders ask for collateral while lending?

  • 4)

    Given that a large number of people in our country are poor, does it in any way affect their capacity to borrow?

  • 5)

    What are the two categories of source of credit?Mention any features of each.

10th CBSE Social Science - Life Lines of National Economy Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Describe the importance of Railways in India.

  • 2)

    Describe the importance of Pipelines in India.

  • 3)

    Explain any four merits of pipeline transport in India.

  • 4)

    Mention four demerits of road transportation with reference of India.

  • 5)

    Discuss the importance of tourism in India.

10th CBSE Social Science - Manufacturing Industries Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Explain any five measures to control industrial pollution in India.

  • 2)

    Distinguish between cotton textile and iron and steel industry.

  • 3)

    Explain three factors which are responsible for decentralisation of cotton industry in India.

  • 4)

    Examine some of the problems faced by the cotton textile industries today.

  • 5)

    Why is aluminium smelting gaining popularity?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Life Lines of National Economy Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    "A dense and efficient network of transport and communication is a pre-requisite for local, national and global trade of today". Justify the statement.

  • 2)

    How has the world been converted into a global village? Explain.

  • 3)

    As an industry, how has tourism a bright future in India? Explain.

  • 4)

    Describe the changing nature of the international trade in the last fifteen years.

  • 5)

    What are district roads? Who maintains it?

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Popular Struggles and Movements Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    In what ways do pressure groups and movement exert influence on politics

  • 2)

    How do pressure groups and movement influence politics?

  • 3)

    "Pressure groups and movements exert influence on politics in different ways".Support the statement with suitable examples.

  • 4)

    Describe the form of relationship between pressure groups and political parties?

  • 5)

    Explain how the activities of pressure groups are useful in the functioning of a democratic government.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Political Parties Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What are the various challenges faced by political parties?

  • 2)

    How can political parties be reformed? Explain

  • 3)

    What is a political party?

  • 4)

    'No system is ideal for all countries and all situations'. Explain.

  • 5)

    "There is lack of internal democracy within the political parties". Justify the statement with three arguments.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Outcomes of Democracy Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What are the conditions under which democracies accommodate social diversities?

  • 2)

    Identify the challenges to democracy in the following descriptions. also suggest policy/institutional mechanism to deepen democracy in the given situations:
    (i) Following a High Court directive a temple in Odisha that had separate entry doors for dalits and non-dalits allowed entry for all from the same door.
    (ii) A large number of farmers are committing suicide in different states of India.
    (ii) Following allegation of killing of three civilians in Gandwara in a fake encounter by Jammu and Kashmir police, an Kashmir police, an enquiry has been ordered.

  • 3)

    In the context of assessing democracy which among the following is odd one out. Democracies need to ensure:
    A. free and fair elections
    B. dignity of the individual
    C. majority rule
    D. equal treatment before law

  • 4)

    "Democracy is better than any other form of government". Give arguments in favors of this statement

  • 5)

    How do we feel that democracy is better than any form of government? explain.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Challenges to Democracy Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Here are some challenges that require political reforms. Discuss these challenges in detail and study the reform options offered here and give your preferred solutions with reasons. Remember that none of the options offered here and give your preferred solution with reasons. Remember that none of the options offered here is 'right' or 'wrong'. You can opt for a mix for more than one option, or come up with something that is not offered here. But you must give your solution in detail and offer reasons for your choice.

  • 2)

    "Challenge of expansion is very common which an established Democracy faces". Comment.

  • 3)

    How would you like to expand the definition of Democracy? Explain.

  • 4)

    What do you mean by foundational challenge in democracy? What values can help to overcome this challenge?

  • 5)

    What are the forms of challenges faced by different countries in respect to democracy?

10th CBSE Social Science - Minerals and Energy Resources Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Describe the distribution of coal in India.

  • 2)

    Distinguish between metallic and non-metallic minerals.

  • 3)

    Explain the importance of conservation of minerals. Highlight any three measures to conserve them.

  • 4)

    Name any three major iron ore belts found in India. Write main features of each.

  • 5)

    Name the two varieties of iron ore found in India having high content of iron. Mention the names of places in India which have the richest iron ore deposits.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Nationalism in India Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Describe any four features of Civil Disobedience Movement of 1930.

  • 2)

    How did different social groups participate in Civil Disobedience Movement? Explain with examples.

  • 3)

    Describe briefly the "Salt Satyagraha" undertaken by Mahatma Gandhi.

  • 4)

    Explain the features of the boycott and swadeshi Movement.

  • 5)

    Explain any five effects of Non-Cooperation Movement on the economy of India.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - The Nationalist Movement in Indo-China Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    What was the role of women in the anti-imperial struggle in Vietnam? Compare this with the role of women in the nationalist struggle in India

  • 2)

    Describe the factors and developments leading to the US entry into Vietnamese struggle.

  • 3)

    Describe the major problems in the field of education for the French in Vietnam.

  • 4)

    What was the nature of the colonial economy in Vietnam?.

  • 5)

    Mention the steps taken by the French to dismantle Chinese influence in Vietnam.

10th CBSE Social Science - The Rise of Nationalism in Europe Five Mark Question Paper - by Anju Sharma - Jaipur - View & Read

  • 1)

    Describe the events of French Revolution which had influenced the people belonging to other parts of Europe.

  • 2)

    Describe in brief any four features of the Vienna Treaty 1815.

  • 3)

    Describe the process of unification of Italy.

  • 4)

    "Till mid-eighteenth century there were no nation-states in Europe." Support the statement with examples.

  • 5)

    How did the growth of industrialisation change the social and political equation of Europe.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Manufacturing Industries Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What are the steps taken by the Government to protect jute industry in India?

  • 2)

    State any two reasons for the success of the IT industry in India.

  • 3)

    How are integrated steel plants from mini steel plants?

  • 4)

    Why is it important for our country to keep the mill sector loom age lower than the powerloom and handloom?

  • 5)

    Explain the different varieties of fertilizers produced.

10th Standard CBSE Social Science - Minerals and Energy Resources Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How are minerals formed in igneous and metamorphic rocks?

  • 2)

    Why do we need to conserve mineral resource?

  • 3)

    Why mining activity is often called a "Killer Industry".Give three reasons.

  • 4)

    Why is energy required for all activities?How can energy be generated?Explain.

  • 5)

    Differentiate ferrous and non-ferrous minerals with examples.

10th CBSE Social Science - Nationalism in India Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Imagine you are a woman participating in the Civil  Disobedience Movement. Explain what the experience meant to your life.

  • 2)

    Why did potential leaders differ sharply over the question of separate electorates?

  • 3)

    Explain a popular symbol used by nationalist leaders in unifying people and inspiring in them a feeling of nationalism.

  • 4)

    What are the limitations of the Civil Disobedience Movement?

  • 5)

    "The congress was reluctant to include the demands of industrial workers in its programme of struggle". Analyse the reasons.

10th CBSE Social Science - The Nationalist Movement in Indo-China Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    How did the schools become an important place for political and cultural battles?

  • 2)

    Why was there a Scholars Revolt in 1868?

  • 3)

    What was the impact of the development in China on the Vietnamese nationalists?

  • 4)

    How did the nationalism emerge in Vietnam through the efforts of different sections of society to fight against the French? Analyse.

  • 5)

    Describe the 'Rat Hunt' activity introduced by the French in Vietnam?

CBSE 10th Social Science Unit 1 The Rise of Nationalism in Europe Three Marks Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    What did the concept of liberal nationalism politically emphasize during the 19th century?

  • 2)

    Explain liberalism in political and economic fields prevailing in Europe in the 19th century.

  • 3)

    Choose three examples to show the contribution of culture to the growth of nationalism in Europe.

  • 4)

    How did Romanticism seek to develop a particular form of nationalist sentiments during 18th century? Explain.

  • 5)

    "Culture Played an important role in creating the idea of the nation in Europe". Support the statement with examples.

CBSE 10th Social Science - Sectors of the Indian Economy Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    The sectors are classified into public and private sector on the basis of:

  • 2)

    Which one of the following activities does not belong to the primary sector?

  • 3)

    Sahara airlines and BSES are example of

  • 4)

    In term of GDP, the structure of tertiary sector in 2010-11 was?

  • 5)

    Which of the following acts would not apply to a company like TISCO?

CBSE 10th Social Science - The Story of Development Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Development of a country can generally be determined by

  • 2)

    Assume there are four families in a country. The average per capita income of these families is Rs.5000. If the income of three families is Rs.4000, Rs.7000 and Rs.3000 respectively, what is the income of the fourth family?

  • 3)

    Which organisation publishes the Human Development Report

  • 4)

    Development of a country generally be determined by

  • 5)

    per Human Development Report 2006 which neighboring country has the highest income following

CBSE 10th Social Science - Gender, Religion and Caste Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Which among the following statements about Indian's Constitution is wrong?

  • 2)

    Which one of the following social reformers fought against caste inequalities?

  • 3)

    Which one of the following was the view of Mahatma Gandhi about religion?

  • 4)

    Name any two political leaders who fought against caste inequalities.

  • 5)

    Which one of the following is the basis of communal politics?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Water Resources Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    In the outline map of the India, show the following multi-purpose projects or dams.
    (a) Bhakra
    (b) Damodar Valley
    (c) Nagarjuna Sagar
    (d) Hirakud
    (e) Chambal

  • 2)

    The total volume of the world's water is estimated to exist as ocean

  • 3)

    Roof top rainwater harvesting is the most common practice in

  • 4)

    On which river has Nagarjuna Sagar Dam been constructed?

  • 5)

    How much % of the Earth's Surface is covered with water?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Agriculture Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    In the outline map of India, identify tea and coffee producing states.
    (a) Karnataka
    (b) Kerala
    (c) Assam
    (d) West Bengal

  • 2)

    Which one of the following describes a system of agriculture where a single crop is grown on a large area?

  • 3)

    Which one of the following is a rabi crop?

  • 4)

    Which one of the following is announced by the government in support of a crop?

  • 5)

    Jhumming refers to

CBSE 10th Social Science - Power Sharing Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Consider the statement on Ethnic Composition and mark the answer.
    A. The Ethnic Composition of Belgium is very complex because of diverse language speaking.
    B. French speaking community was in minority and more powerful.
    C. Dutch speaking community was in majority and less powerful.
    D. There was conflicts between the French and Dutch communities.
    Which of the statements given above are correct?

  • 2)

    Prudential reasons of power sharing stress on.
    A.  the stability of political order
    B.  to reduce the possibility of conflict between social groups
    C. a fair share to minority
    D. the intrinsic worth of power sharing.
    Consider the statement:

  • 3)

    A belief that the majority community should be able to rule a country in whichever way it wants is:

  • 4)

    How many times leaders of Belgium amended their constitution?

  • 5)

    Which was the only official language of Sri Lanka?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Federalism Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Locate the following states on a blank outline political map of India
    (i)Manipur
    (ii)sikkim
    (iii)Chhattisgarh
    (iv)Goa

  • 2)

    Identify and shade three federal countries [other than India] on a blank outline political map of the world

  • 3)

    Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List I List II
    1.Union of India A.Prime Minister
    2.State B.Sarpanch
    3.Municipal corporation C.Governor
    4.Gram Panchayat D.Mayor
  • 4)

    Consider the following statements.
    A.In a federation the powers of the federal and provincial governments are clearly demarcated.
    B.India is a federation because the powers of the Union and State Governments are specified in the Constitution and they have exclusive jurisdiction on their respective subjects.
    C.Sri Lanka is a federation because the country is divided into provinces.
    D.India is no longer a federation because some powers of the states have been developed to the local government bodies.
    Which of the statements given above are correct?

  • 5)

    Locate the following States on a blank outline political map of India: Manipur, Sikkim, Chhattisgarh and Goa

CBSE 10th Social Science - Democracy and Diversity Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    In dealing with social divisions which one of the following statements is NOT correct about democracy?

  • 2)

    Arrange the following statements in a logical sequence and select the right answers by using the code given below.
    A. But all political expression of social divisions need not be always dangerous.
    B. Social divisions of one kind or the other exist in most countries.
    C. Parties try to win political support by appealing to social divisions.
    D. Some social differences may result in social divisions.

  • 3)

    Among the following, which country suffered disintegration due to political fights on the basis of religious and ethnic identities?

  • 4)

    Which one of the following refers to The Black Power Movement (1966-75)' in USA?

  • 5)

    What is not the basis of social divisions in India?

CBSE 10th Social Science - Forest and Wildlife Resources Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    In the map of India, few wildlife Sanctuaries.

  • 2)

    Which of these statements is not a valid reason for depletion of flora and fauna?

  • 3)

    Which of the following conservation strategies do not directly involve community participation.

  • 4)

    The total forest cover in the country is about

  • 5)

    'Chipko movement' is programme started towards conservation of ..........

CBSE 10th Social Science - Resources and Development Book Back Questions - by Nirupama - Agra - View & Read

  • 1)

    Locate the different types of soil in an outline map of India

  • 2)

    Which one of the following type of resource is iron ore?

  • 3)

    Under which of the following type of resource can tidal energy be put?

  • 4)

    Which one of the following is the main cause of land degradation in Punjab?

  • 5)

    Coal, iron ore, petroleum, diesel etc. are the examples of

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