Social Science Past Year Paper SA-1(Set -14) - 2014, Class 10, CBSE Class 10 Notes | EduRev

Social Studies (SST) Class 10

Created by: Ck Academy

Class 10 : Social Science Past Year Paper SA-1(Set -14) - 2014, Class 10, CBSE Class 10 Notes | EduRev

 Page 1


 
 
 
 
Summative Assessment-I 2014-2015 
Social Science 
Class – X 
 
 Time allowed: 3 hours                                Maximum Marks: 90 
 
 General Instructions: 
a) The question paper has 30 questions in all. All questions are compulsory. 
b) Marks are indicated against each question. 
c) Questions 1 to 10 are Multiple Choice Questions of 1 mark each. 
d) Questions 11 to 20 are three marks each. Answer of these questions should not exceed 
80 words each. 
e) Questions 21 to 29 carry five marks each. Answer of these questions should not exceed 
100 words each. 
f) Questions number 30 is map question of 3 marks from Geography. After completion, 
attach the map inside your answer book. 
 
 
1. Name the two vernacular presses that published religious text in India. 
Or 
When was the fortress prison, the Bastille demolished by the people? 
2. In which state of India is Sambhar lake situated? 
3. What are Barchans? 
4. Based on their longitudinal position what is the local time difference between Gujarat and 
Arunanchal Pradesh is: 
5. Which form of government was established by General Pinochet? 
6. Given any one instance of discrimination under the apartheid system in South Africa. 
7. Which form of government is considered non-democratic? 
8. How did the introduction of Green Revolution affect the cost of cultivation? 
9. Describe the role of the French women during the revolutionary years. 
10. State any three effects of the First World War on the Russian Economy. 
Or 
Mention three ways in which the world gain knowledge about the holocaust? 
11. Mention the three major demands of Bolsheviks during 1917. 
Or 
Explain the new education policy introduced by Hitler in Germany. 
12. Differentiate between the Himalayan rivers and the Peninsular rivers. 
13. ‘Lakes are of great value of human beings’. Explain the statement with three examples. 
14. Name any three passes and any three glaciers of the Himalayas. 
15. Why is the Godavari river also known as ‘Dakshin Ganga’? 
Page 2


 
 
 
 
Summative Assessment-I 2014-2015 
Social Science 
Class – X 
 
 Time allowed: 3 hours                                Maximum Marks: 90 
 
 General Instructions: 
a) The question paper has 30 questions in all. All questions are compulsory. 
b) Marks are indicated against each question. 
c) Questions 1 to 10 are Multiple Choice Questions of 1 mark each. 
d) Questions 11 to 20 are three marks each. Answer of these questions should not exceed 
80 words each. 
e) Questions 21 to 29 carry five marks each. Answer of these questions should not exceed 
100 words each. 
f) Questions number 30 is map question of 3 marks from Geography. After completion, 
attach the map inside your answer book. 
 
 
1. Name the two vernacular presses that published religious text in India. 
Or 
When was the fortress prison, the Bastille demolished by the people? 
2. In which state of India is Sambhar lake situated? 
3. What are Barchans? 
4. Based on their longitudinal position what is the local time difference between Gujarat and 
Arunanchal Pradesh is: 
5. Which form of government was established by General Pinochet? 
6. Given any one instance of discrimination under the apartheid system in South Africa. 
7. Which form of government is considered non-democratic? 
8. How did the introduction of Green Revolution affect the cost of cultivation? 
9. Describe the role of the French women during the revolutionary years. 
10. State any three effects of the First World War on the Russian Economy. 
Or 
Mention three ways in which the world gain knowledge about the holocaust? 
11. Mention the three major demands of Bolsheviks during 1917. 
Or 
Explain the new education policy introduced by Hitler in Germany. 
12. Differentiate between the Himalayan rivers and the Peninsular rivers. 
13. ‘Lakes are of great value of human beings’. Explain the statement with three examples. 
14. Name any three passes and any three glaciers of the Himalayas. 
15. Why is the Godavari river also known as ‘Dakshin Ganga’? 
 
 
 
 
16. With the revelation of widespread corruption and mismanagement in the country General 
Jaruzelski imposed martial law. Identify the values that the people had to give up where 
martial law was imposed. 
17.  What does the Preamble of the Indian constitution contain? Give three basic values. 
18. Point out any three important features of a democracy. 
19. Define seasonal unemployment. Give an example. How can we over-come this situation? 
20. State three main determinants of earning of an individual in the market. 
21. List the main five features of the French Constitution of 1791. 
22. Explain the process of centralized planning in Russia. 
Or 
Explain two causes of the Great Economic Depression of 1929. State any three consequences 
of the economic depression on Germany. 
23. Which are the three parallel ranges of Himalayas? Name the southern-most range of 
Himalaya. Mention any five features of this range. 
24. ‘Free and fair electoral competition is a must for democratic conditions in a country’. Do you 
agree? Give five reasons. 
25. ‘But the people had not forgotten their democratic traditions’. 
a) Which country is being referred to here? 
b) What did they do to get back their democracy? 
26. Explain the basic requirements for the production of goods and services? Which one is the 
most important? 
27. How education and skill formation are the major determinants of the earning of any 
individual in the market? Explain. 
28. Mention any four non-farm activities of village Palampur. Which activity do you feel most 
useful for the villages? Give any two reasons. 
29. Three items A, B and C are shown in the given outline map of France. Identify these items 
with the help of following information and write their correct names on the lines marked on 
the map. 
a) Prison storm place 
b) Epicenter of main panic movement in eastern France 
c) Epicenter of main panic movement in western France 
 
 
Page 3


 
 
 
 
Summative Assessment-I 2014-2015 
Social Science 
Class – X 
 
 Time allowed: 3 hours                                Maximum Marks: 90 
 
 General Instructions: 
a) The question paper has 30 questions in all. All questions are compulsory. 
b) Marks are indicated against each question. 
c) Questions 1 to 10 are Multiple Choice Questions of 1 mark each. 
d) Questions 11 to 20 are three marks each. Answer of these questions should not exceed 
80 words each. 
e) Questions 21 to 29 carry five marks each. Answer of these questions should not exceed 
100 words each. 
f) Questions number 30 is map question of 3 marks from Geography. After completion, 
attach the map inside your answer book. 
 
 
1. Name the two vernacular presses that published religious text in India. 
Or 
When was the fortress prison, the Bastille demolished by the people? 
2. In which state of India is Sambhar lake situated? 
3. What are Barchans? 
4. Based on their longitudinal position what is the local time difference between Gujarat and 
Arunanchal Pradesh is: 
5. Which form of government was established by General Pinochet? 
6. Given any one instance of discrimination under the apartheid system in South Africa. 
7. Which form of government is considered non-democratic? 
8. How did the introduction of Green Revolution affect the cost of cultivation? 
9. Describe the role of the French women during the revolutionary years. 
10. State any three effects of the First World War on the Russian Economy. 
Or 
Mention three ways in which the world gain knowledge about the holocaust? 
11. Mention the three major demands of Bolsheviks during 1917. 
Or 
Explain the new education policy introduced by Hitler in Germany. 
12. Differentiate between the Himalayan rivers and the Peninsular rivers. 
13. ‘Lakes are of great value of human beings’. Explain the statement with three examples. 
14. Name any three passes and any three glaciers of the Himalayas. 
15. Why is the Godavari river also known as ‘Dakshin Ganga’? 
 
 
 
 
16. With the revelation of widespread corruption and mismanagement in the country General 
Jaruzelski imposed martial law. Identify the values that the people had to give up where 
martial law was imposed. 
17.  What does the Preamble of the Indian constitution contain? Give three basic values. 
18. Point out any three important features of a democracy. 
19. Define seasonal unemployment. Give an example. How can we over-come this situation? 
20. State three main determinants of earning of an individual in the market. 
21. List the main five features of the French Constitution of 1791. 
22. Explain the process of centralized planning in Russia. 
Or 
Explain two causes of the Great Economic Depression of 1929. State any three consequences 
of the economic depression on Germany. 
23. Which are the three parallel ranges of Himalayas? Name the southern-most range of 
Himalaya. Mention any five features of this range. 
24. ‘Free and fair electoral competition is a must for democratic conditions in a country’. Do you 
agree? Give five reasons. 
25. ‘But the people had not forgotten their democratic traditions’. 
a) Which country is being referred to here? 
b) What did they do to get back their democracy? 
26. Explain the basic requirements for the production of goods and services? Which one is the 
most important? 
27. How education and skill formation are the major determinants of the earning of any 
individual in the market? Explain. 
28. Mention any four non-farm activities of village Palampur. Which activity do you feel most 
useful for the villages? Give any two reasons. 
29. Three items A, B and C are shown in the given outline map of France. Identify these items 
with the help of following information and write their correct names on the lines marked on 
the map. 
a) Prison storm place 
b) Epicenter of main panic movement in eastern France 
c) Epicenter of main panic movement in western France 
 
 
 
 
 
 
30. On the given political outline map of India, locate and label the following with appropriate 
symbols. 
(X) Standard Meridian of India 
(Y) Zaskar Range 
Read More
Offer running on EduRev: Apply code STAYHOME200 to get INR 200 off on our premium plan EduRev Infinity!

Complete Syllabus of Class 10

Dynamic Test

Content Category

Related Searches

study material

,

Exam

,

Previous Year Questions with Solutions

,

Free

,

Semester Notes

,

pdf

,

ppt

,

Objective type Questions

,

mock tests for examination

,

CBSE Class 10 Notes | EduRev

,

video lectures

,

Viva Questions

,

Social Science Past Year Paper SA-1(Set -14) - 2014

,

Social Science Past Year Paper SA-1(Set -14) - 2014

,

Class 10

,

practice quizzes

,

Class 10

,

Summary

,

Sample Paper

,

Class 10

,

Important questions

,

CBSE Class 10 Notes | EduRev

,

Extra Questions

,

CBSE Class 10 Notes | EduRev

,

MCQs

,

past year papers

,

Social Science Past Year Paper SA-1(Set -14) - 2014

,

shortcuts and tricks

;