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CBSE SOCIAL SCIENCE (CLASS-X) MODEL TEST PAPER – 2010

Time Allowed: 3 hours Max. Marks: 80

General Instructions:


(i) There are 29 question in all, all question are compuls

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y
(ii) Marks f
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each question are indicated against the question.
(iii) Question from serial no.1 to 10 are One marks question answer of these question may be from one w
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d to one sentence.
(iv) Question from serial no. 11 to 18 are Three marks question answer of these question should not exceed 80 w
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ds each.
(v) Question from serial no. 19 to 28 are Four marks question answer of these question should not exceed 100 w
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ds each.
(vi) Question no. 29 is Map question attach the Map inside your answer book.
Q.1. Name any two Physical Fact
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f
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the location of industries. (1)
Q.2. Why did Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru proclain “the river doms as the Temples of Modern India ” explain the main reason? (1)
Q.3. What do you mean by Sexual division of labours. (1)
Q.4. What is RTI? How does it help the citizens? (1)
Q.5. Which was the first Indian newspaper by whom what it bought. (1)
Q.6. Who were Gomasthas? (1)
Q.7. How does Terrace cultivation restrict soil erosion in mountainous region? (1)
Q.8. Name any two well-know social ref
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mers who w
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ked f
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costless society. (1)
Q.9. Name two main “Satyagrah” movement
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ganized by Mahatma Gandhi successfully in favour of peasant in 1916 and 1917? (1)
Q.10. How do rocks play on imp
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tant in the f
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mation of soil write any two point? (1)
Q.11. Read the following extract and answer the following question:- (3)
The Independence Day pledge 26 Jan 1930; we Believe that it is inalienable right to the Indian people as of any other people to have freedom and to enjoy the fruits to their toil and have the necessities of life so that they may have full opp
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tunities of growth. We believe also that if any government deprives a people of these right and oppresses them the people have a further right to alter it
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to abolish it the British government in India has not only deprived the Indian people of their freedom but has based itself on the exploitation of the masses and has ruined India economically, politically and spiritually, we believe, theref
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e that India must severe the British connection and attain Purna Swaraj
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complete Independence.
(a.) In what two ways was the British rule in India oppressive.
(b.) Explain the immediate effect of Lah
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session of the congress on the Indian national movement
Q.12. What were the reasons f
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launching of non-cooperation move ment what was Gandhi Ji’s idea behind lunching it? (3)

GROUP A


Q.13. Explain how Europeans overcome the problem of sh
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tage of labour willing to w
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k f
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wages in Africa. (3)
Q.14.Explain the circumstance in the 17th and 18th centuries which made the merchants of Europe shift their interest from towns to countryside (3)

GROUP B


Q.13. Explain any three f
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ms of entertainment that come up in 19th century England to provide leisure activities f
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people. (3)
Q.14. Analyse the reason f
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rural unrest in India as a result of the great depression. (3)

GROUP C


Q.13. Explain any three effects of underground railway system in London. (3)
Q.14. Analyse any three reasons f
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putting labels on cloth bundles by Manchester industrialists in colonial India. (3)
Q.15. How is soil f
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med analyse any three fact
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which help in the f
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mations of soil. (3)
Q.16. What do you mean by Rain water harvesting state its two objectives? (3)
Q.17.In what respect is the criterion used by the UNDE f
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measuring development different from the one used by the W
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ld Bank. (3)
Q.18. What do you mean by consumer exploitation what are the various ways in which consumer are exploited. (3)
Q.19. What step did the French revolutionaries take to create a sense of collective identity among the French people. (4)
Q.20.Suggest the initiation taken by the government to ensure the increase in agriculture production. (4)
Q.21. What is the necessity of conserving our Mineral Wealth what step should we take to conserve our Mineral Wealth. (4)
Q.22. Why the railways are called the system of national transp
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tation write some drawback from which the railway suffer. (4)
Q.23. Discuss the fact
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why women still leg behind men in India. (4)
Q.24. “Political Party Play a maj
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role in Democracy” give four point to justify this statement. (4)
Q.25. What is meant by the terms “Challenges to Democracy” examine three challenges of Democracy. (4)
Q.26. Give the meaning of Tertiary Sect
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. State any three fact
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s that have contributed to the Growth of this sect
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. (4)
Q.27. What is the basic idea behind the SHGs f
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po
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explain in your own w
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ds? (4)
Q.28. The impact of globalization has not been unif
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m explain this statement in your own w
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d. (4)
Q.29. Six feature with serial number 1 to 6 are marked in the given outline Political Map of India. Identify these features with the help of the following inf
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mation and write there c
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rect name on the line marked in the map. (6)
(i) A place where congress session was held in December 1920.
(ii) A city associated with Jallianwala Bagh incident.
(iii) A type of soil.
(iv) A maj
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tea producing state.
(v) An iron are mine.
(vi) A thermal power plant.
India Map
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Locate and label the following on the given outline Political Map of India.
(i) Dandi
(ii) Champaron
(iii) Kanpur
(iv) Mirakund Dam
(v) Eastern Terminal City of NH-2
(vi) N
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thern most International Airp
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t.
India Map

TIPS

1. After a th

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ought study and revision salve as many question paper as possible.
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proper answering marking scheme and analysis refer to test paper.
3. Strictly maintain the length of answer and do not give m
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e inf
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mation then what is required.
4. Do check and re-check the answer paper in lost ten minute
5. Writing exact definition always fetches full marks.so make an extra eff
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t to do so.

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3 thoughts on “CBSE Class X Social Science Model Test Papers | CBSE Class 10 Social Science Model Papers | CBSE Class X Social Science Old Papers

  1. Aman Saxena

    kindly tell me where is Mirakund dam, Eastern terminal city, Northern most international airport is situated…
    Pls, Send me imediately….

    Reply

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