Term 1 Model Questions

9th Standard

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Social Science

Time : 02:00:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 60
    6 x 1 = 6
  1. _____________ is genetically closest to humans

    (a)

    Gorilla

    (b)

    Chimpanzee

    (c)

    Orang-utan

    (d)

    Great Apes

  2. The Bronze image suggestive of the use of lost-wax process known to the Indus people.

    (a)

    Jar

    (b)

    Priest king

    (c)

    Dancing girl

    (d)

    Bird

  3. Inscription that mentions the Cheras

    (a)

    Pugalur

    (b)

    Girnar

    (c)

    Pulimankombai

    (d)

    Madurai

  4. ________ layer is made up of liquid iron

    (a)

    Inner core

    (b)

    Outer core

    (c)

    Mantle

    (d)

    Crust

  5. The ________  is the chief energy source of the Earth.

    (a)

    Sun

    (b)

    Moon

    (c)

    Stars

    (d)

    Clouds.

  6. From which language was the term “Democracy” derived?

    (a)

    Greek

    (b)

    Latin

    (c)

    Persian

    (d)

    Arabic

  7. 6 x 1 = 6
  8. _____________ is an object or tool made or modified by humans

    ()

      Artefact

  9. The early form of writing of the Egyptians is known as _______________.

    ()

      Hieroglyphic

  10. ___________ refers to systematically digging a site to recover material evidence for exploring societies of the past

    ()

      Archeological excavations

  11. ______________ is a collection of sacred literature of different epochs, containing prayers, confessions and myths

    ()

    Zend Avesta

  12. In 2017, there were _________ recognised national parties

    ()

    Seven

  13. Groundwater is an example of __________ resource.

    ()

    renewable

  14. 6 x 1 = 6
  15. The Great Bath

  16. (1)

    tallest Jaina statue

  17. Bahubali

  18. (2)

    Seismograph

  19. Earthquake

  20. (3)

    Seven

  21. Wind Vane

  22. (4)

    Wild life Protection Act

  23. National party

  24. (5)

    Mohenjo-Daro

  25. 1972

  26. (6)

    direction of wind

    1 x 10 = 10
  27. On the given outline map of the world, mark the following.
    1. Any two deltas
    2. A Karst region
    3. Any two hot and cold deserts
    4. An area of continental glaciers

  28. 4 x 2 = 8
  29. List out the features of Megalithic Burial types

  30. The river channels in the lower course are wider than the upper course

  31. Define atmosphere

  32. How does democracy lead to a peaceful and a harmonious life among the citizens? Explain.

  33. 3 x 3 = 9
  34. Define weathering.

  35. Discuss the multi-party system.

  36. What is ‘Solar Power’?

  37. 3 x 5 = 15
  38. Define the terms Hieroglyphics and Cuneiform with their main features.

  39. Describe the structure of the Earth

  40. Differentiate between renewable and non-renewable resources

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