CBSE Sample Papers for Class 10 SA2 Social Science Solved 2016 Set 12

1. What comprised of the Balkan region?
What was the Domino effect as felt by USA?
2.Name a port having a natural harbour and a rich hinterland.
3.What is polarisation?
4.What does multiparty system advocate?
5.What are the main constituents of democracy?
6.Why is money called a Legal tender?
7.Define NEP.
8.Which organisation in India caters to the standardisation of industrial and consumer goods?
9.Explain the concept of liberalism. What did it politically emphasise during nineteenth century Europe?
Why was a conflict started in Vietnam against the French colonisers in all areas of life? Explain, r 10.Explain the reasons for relaunching the Civil Disobedience Movement by Gandhiji.
11.Explain any three effects of the Non-Cooperation Movement on the economy of India,
12.Mention any three major iron-ore belts of India. Write any three characteristics of the southern most iron-ore belt.
13.Explain with examples, how industries in India have given a major boost to agriculture.
14. “Transport routes are called the basic arteries of our economy.” Support this statement with three examples.
1  5 Why is it believed that political parties need to face and overcome the challenge of dynastic succession to remain effective instruments of democracy? Explain.
16.Explain any three conditions in which democracies are able to accommodate social diversities.
17.  “Legal constitutional changes by themselves cannot overcome challenges to democracy.” Explain with example.
18.Why is there a great need to expand formal sector credit in India? Explain any three reasons.
19.’Integration of production and markets is the key idea behind understanding the process of globalisation and its  impact’. What is meant by integration of production and markets? What values do you learn from the above line?
20.What are Consumer Protection Councils? Mention any two activities of such councils.
21.How was the formation of the nation-state the result of a long-drawn-out process in Britain? Explain.
How nationalism in Vietnam emerged through the efforts of different sections of the society to fight against the French? Explain.
22.Describe the extent of people’s participation in the Non-Cooperation Movement in the towns. What were its  economic effects?
23.  “Minerals are unevenly distributed in India/’ Explain.
24.How tourism as a trade has flourished in India? Explain.
25. Describe four main features of popular mass struggle for restoring democracy in Nepal what was its result?
26.Suggest steps to be taken to reform political parties and their leaders in India.
27.Why do the rural borrowers depend on the informal sector for credit? What steps can be taken to encourage them to take loans from the formal sources?
28.Discuss the impacts of globalisation on India.
29.Three features A, B, and C are marked on the given political map of India. Identify these features with the help of the information provided and write their correct name on the lines marked on the map.
A.      Place associated with cotton mill workers satyagraha.
B.      Place associated with Congress Session of December 1920.
C.      Place associated with Jallianwala Bagh Tragedy.
30.On the outline political map of India locate and label the following:
(i)      A Nuclear Power Plant in Karnataka.
(ii)      A Software Technology Park in Madhya Pradesh.
(iii)      Terminal station of the East West Corridor.

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