SOCIAL SCIENCE Q. Paper
Class X Summative Assessment-I (September 2014)
(i) Question Paper has 30 questions in total. All questions are compulsory.
(ii) Marks are indicated against each question.
(iii) Questions No. 1 to 8 are very short answer questions and carry 1 mark each.
(iv) Questions from 9 to 21 carry 3 marks each. Answers of these questions should not exceed 80 words.
(v) Questions from 22 to 29 carry 5 marks each. Answer of these questions should not exceed 100 words.
(vi) Question No. 30 is a map question. Attach the map inside your answer book.
|Q1:|| Explain any five reasons for bringing in large number of new readers among children, women and workers during the late 19th century.|
Identify the hero of the novel 'Indulekha'.
|Q2:|| In what broad category do the soils of Maharashtra fall?||1|
|Q3:|| Which local body has a 'Mayor' as its head?||1|
|Q4:|| What does the concept of patriarchy refer to?||1|
|Q5:|| What is the language .spoken by the people residing in the Wallonia region of Belgium?||1|
|Q6:|| How many days of guaranteed employment are provided under National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005?||1|
|Q7:|| Give an example of a non-renewable resource.||1|
|Q8:|| ATM is an example of which sector?|