Class 9 – Social Science – Pre-Mid – Sample Papers – Paper 2

Strictly based on the Latest Scheme Of Assessement, the latest Syllabus and Design of the Question paper released by the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi effective from academic year 2017-18.

Sample Paper 2

1. Which Revolution gave the ideas of liberty, freedom and equality to the world? [1]

2. What was Duma? [1]

3. Which island group of India lies to its south-east? [1]

4. Which is the easternmost longitude of India? [1]

5. The earth’s crust is formed of how many major plates? [1]

6. How many members are elected to the National People’s Congress from all over China? [1]

7. Which sector includes agriculture and animal husbandry? [1]

8. How did Robespierre propose to bring about equality in the French society? [3]

9. What were the main changes brought about by the Bolsheviks just after the Russian Revolution?     [3]

10. Which ocean is named after India? Give two reasons as to why it was named after India. [3]

11. Distinguish between Bangar and Khadar. [3]

12. ‘The relief of India displays a great physical variation.’ Explain. [3]

13. Why is democracy called a ‘government by discussion’? Explain. [3]

14. “Democracy enhances the dignity of citizens.”Justify this statement. [3]

15. Mention any three disadvantages of democracy. [3]

16. What is Green Revolution? Which crops benefitted the most due to Green Revolution? [3]

17. Describe the various sources of irrigation in Palampur.. [3]

18. Why are women employed in low-paid work? [3]

19. Why were women disappointed by the Constitution of 1791 in France? [5]

20. Describe the incident known as ‘Bloody Sunday’. What were its consequences? [5]

21. Distinguish between the Northern Plains and the Peninsular Plateau. [5]

22. How does democracy provide a method to deal with differences and conflicts? [5]

23. “Despite its demerits democracy is the most preferred form of government.”Explain why? [5]

24. What is land? Suggest any four ways to sustain land. [5]

25. How and why did Japan emerge as a developed country in spite of its poor natural resource? [5]

26. Locate and label the following on the given outline map of France.     [ ½ + ½ = 1]
(i) Marseilles                                                                             (ii) Bordeaux  
SP2-26

27. Locate and label the following on the given outline map of the world.     [ ½ +   ½ = 1]
(A) Turkey/Ottoman Empire (Major Central Power during First World War)
(B) England (Major Allied Power during First World War)
SP2-27

28. Locate and label the following on the given outline political map of India.
(i) Anai Mudi
(ii) The Aravali
(iii) Malwa Plateau
SP2-28

Note : The following questions are for the blind candidates only in lieu of question numbers 26, 27 and 28.       [5]

(28.1) Name a city in France related to its National Anthem.

(28.2) Name a port city of France which had flourishing slave trade.

(28.3) Name the Central Powers during the First World War.

(28.4) Which is the highest peak in the Western Ghats?

(28.5) Which coastal strip is referred to as Konkan?