AP SSC 10th class Social Studies 1 Model paper 2015-16 English Medium Set  7

SECTION-I

Group-A
1.The sun rises two hours earlier in Arunachal Pradesh as compared to Gujarat in the west. But the clocks show the same time. How does this happen ?
2.”It is difficult to imagine the life on the earth without ozone layer.’ Explain.
3.How does literacy impact development ? Give example.
4.Why are contacts and networks essential for getting jobs in urban areas ?

Group -B
5.’Human development is the essence of social development.’ Explain.
6.”Labour is an essential item for production”. Read the statement and interpret.
7.How would flexibility in labour laws help companies ?
8.Why did the people of Jalsindhi village refuse do move out of the village ?

SECTION-II

9.Name the factors that influence climate and weather.
10.What happens when there is so much extraction of water ?
11.When the fertility rate is near 2, what does this imply ?
12.Why are dams opposed ?
13.Define working capital and fixed capital.
14.What is Globalisation ?

SECTION-III

Group – A
15.Create a poster on the importance of water.
16.‘Most children of migrant families become drop-outs.’ Do you agree with this statement ? Justify your answer.
17.0How is climate change causing global warming ? Suggest measures to minimise the  influence of the global warming.                                                                                                                                     ‘
18.Observe the table and answer the following questions.
AP SSC 10th class Social Studies 1 Model paper 2015-16 English Medium Set 7-1
1)What are the names of the three Himalayan ranges ?
2)Which of the ranges have hill stations ?
3)Where do we find Dehra Dun and Patli Dun ?
4)What is the difference in between the ranges of the greater Himalayas and the lesser Himalayas with regard to the composition ?

Group -B
19.What is the relationship between women’s work outside their homes and gender bias ?
20.”The impact of globalisation has not been uniform.”Explain this statement.
21.How is loss of biodiversity being expressed in the letter of ‘Bava Mahaliya’ ?
22.Read the paragraph given below and answer the questions that follow.
Ration shops are important means for people to access foodgrains in India. One survey was conducted in 2004-05 to know whether families in different states procure foodgrains from public distribution system fair price shops and how much they are part of the total foodgrain consumption. Look at the graph. This shows people’s dependency on PDS for purchase of their staple foodgrains in different states of India
AP SSC 10th class Social Studies 1 Model paper 2015-16 English Medium Set 7-2
1)What are Ration shops important means for ?
2)Expand PDS.
3)hy was the survey conducted ?
4)What does this show ?

SECTION-IV

Group – A
23.1) Western ghats                                   2) Thar deserts
3)Bengaluru               4) Kolkata   5) Kanyakumari
(OR)
Group -B
1)Eastern ghats   2) Goa
3)Coramandal coast    4) Mahanadi river   5) Lakshadweep

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