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- Q) 1sample question papersocial scienceclass-xsummative assessment-1october 2010design of question papertime : 3 hrs mm : 801. weightage to form of questionsform of questions marks of number of total markseach question question1. multiple choicequestion (m.c.qs) 1 16 162. short answer (s.a.) 3 15 453. long answer (l.a.) 4 4 164. map question 3 1 3total - 36 802. unit-wise division of questionsunit no. subject marks no. of no. of no. of map total1 mark 3 marks 4 marks questionquestion question question1. india and thecontemporaryworld ii (history) 20 4 4 1 - 20 (9)2. contemporaryindia ii (geography) 20 4 3 1 1 20 (9)3. democraticpolitics ii(geography) 20 4 4 1 - 20 (9)4. understandingeconomicdevelopment(economics) 20 4 4 1 - 20 (9)total 80 16 15 4 1 80(36)2blue print - april - september 2010social science (class x)term-is. topics mcq sa la map totalno. marks marks marks mark1. (1) the making of aglobal world ch. (4) 2 (2) 3(1) 4(1) - 9(4)or or or orthe age of industrialisationch. (5) 2(2) 3(1) 4(1)or or or orwork, life and leisure 2(2) 3(1) 4(1)ch. (6)(2) print culture and themodern world ch. (7) 2(2) 9(3) - - 11(5)or or or ornovels, society andhistory ch. (8) 2(2) 9(3) 4(1)2. (1) resources and 1(1) 3(1) - 1* 4development ch. (1) (2+1 map)(2) forest and wildliferesources ch. (2) 1(1) 3(1) - 1* 4(2)(3) water resourcesch. (3) 1(1) 3(1) - 1* 4(2)(4) agriculture ch. (4) 1(1) - 4(1) - 5(2)3. (1) power sharingch. (1) 2(2) 3(1) - - 5(3)(2) federalism ch. 2) 1(1) - 4(1) - 5(2)(3) democracy anddiversity ch. (3) - 6(2) - - 6(2)(4) gender, religion andcast ch. (4) 1(1) 3(1) - - 4(2)4. (1) developmentch. (1) 2(2) 6(2) - - 8(4)(2) sectors ofthe indian economych. (2) 2(2) 6(2) 4(1) - 12(5)total 16(16) 45(15) 16(4) 3(1) 80(36)* for map question, marks have been combined to form one question.3social science syllabusclass xtime : 3 hours maximum marks : 80term-i (1st april 2010 - 30th september 2010)unit 1 - history : india and the contemporary world iisub-unit 1.2 economies and livelihood(any one of the following)4 industrialization 1850s-1950s (chapter 4)5 urbanization and urban lives (chapter 5)6 trade and globalization (chapter 6)sub-unit 1.3 culture, identity and society(any one of the followig )7 print culture and nationalization (chapter 7)8 history of the novel (chapter 8)unit 2 - geography : india-land and people1 resources (chapter 1)2 natural resources (chapter 1)3 forest and wildife resources (chapter 2)4 water resources (chapter 3)5 agriculture (chapter 4)unit 3 - political science : democratic politics ii1 power sharing mechanism in democracy(chapter 1 and 2)2 working of democracy (chapter 3 and 4)unit 4 - economics : understanding economic development - ii1 the story of development (chapter 1)2 the role of service sector in indian economy (chapter 2)4list of map items for examinationgeographyfor identification/location and labelling on the outline political map of indiachapter 1 : resources and developmentidentification only : major soil types.chapter 2 : forest and wildlife resources(i) identification only : major areas of permanent, reserved and protected forests.(ii) locating and labelling only : corbett national park (uttaranchal); sunderban nationalpark (n.p.)(w. bengal); bandhavgarh n.p. (m.p.); sariska wildlife sanctuary (rajasthan);manas tiger reserve (assam) and periyar tiger reserve (kerala)chapter 3 : water resourceslocating and labelling ; dams: (1) salal; (2) bhakra nangal; (3) tehri; (4) rana pratapsagar; (5) sardar sarovar; (6) hirakud; (7) nagarjuna sagar; (8) tungabhadra.chapter 4: agricultureidentification and also for locating and labelling :(a) major areas of rice and wheat.(b) major producer states of sugarcane; tea; coffee; rubber; cotton jute; millets and maize.5social sciencesample question papersummative assessment i(october-2010)class xtime: 3hours m.m.: 80instructions :1. the question paper has 36 questions in all. all questions are compulsory.2. marks are indicated against each question.3. this question paper consist of two parts i.e. part i and part ii. part i of the question papercontains multiple choice questions (mcqs) from serial number 1 to 16 of 1 mark each.these sixteen questions of part i are to be answered on a separate sheet provided. this parthas to be completed in first 30 minutes only and the answer sheet must be handed over to theinvigilator before starting part ii.4. in part ii, there are twenty questions from serial no. 17 to 36 which are to be attempted in 2hours and 30 minutes. this part should be attempted the stipulated only after time given forpart i.5. questions from serial number 17 to 31 are 3 marks questions. answer of these questionsshould not exceed 80 words each6. questions from serial number 32 to 35 are 4 marks questions. answer of these questionsshould not exceed 100 words each7. question number 36 is a map question of 4 marks from geography only. after completion,attach the map inside your answer book.part i1. in which one of the following years great depression occurred in the world?(a) 1929-30 (b) 1935-36(c) 1939-40 (d) 1941-42orwho, among the following, improved the steam engine produced by new common?(a) mathew boulton (b) james walt(c) henry ford (d) grahm bell 1orwhich one of the following is correct about the annual london season?(a) it was meant for wealthy britishers only.6(b) organised for an elite group of 300-400 families.(c) several cultural events were organised.(d) all the above 12. which one of the following groups of the countries was known as the 'central powers' ineurope?(a) germany, russia france(b) russia, germany britain(c) germany, austria-hungary and ottoman-turkey(d) none of the aboveorwhich of the following group of industries was the dynamic industries of england during itsearliest phase of industrialization?(a) cotton and metals(b) cotton and silk(c) silk and footwears(d) footwear and glass 1orafter reclamation how many islands were joined together to develop the city of bombay(mumbai)?(a) seven (b) five(c) three (d) ten3. who among the following developed the first known printing press in the 1430s?(a) johann gutenburg (b) james watt(c) new common (d) marconiorwho among the following is the author of the novel 'hard times'?(a) leo tolstoy (b) thomas hardy(c) charles dickens (d) samuel richardson 14. the first printing press came to india with which one of the following?(a) portuguese missionaries (b) catholic priests(c) dutch protestants (d) east india company 1or7who among the following is the author of the novel 'pariksha guru'?(a) prem chand(b) srinivas das(c) devki nandan khatri(d) chandu menon 15. which one of the following soil types is the most widely spread and important soil in india.(a) laterite soils (b) black soils(c) alluvial soils (d) red and yellow soils 16. in which one of the following states, corbett national park is located?(a) assam (b) madhya pradesh(c) rajasthan (d) uttarakhand 17. on which one of the following rivers sardar sarovar dam is built?(a) river kaveri (b) river krishna(c) river narmada (d) river satluj 18. in which one of the following crops, india is the leading producer and exporter in the world?(a) jute (b) tea(c) coffee(d) rubber 19. which of the following minority communities is relatively rich and powerful in belgium?(a) french (b) dutch(c) german (d) english 110. what is the %age of sinhala speaking in srilanka? choose the correct option from thefollowing:(a) 58 (b) 74(c) 65 (d) 82 111. which one of the following countries fall in the category of 'coming together federation'?(a) india (b) us(c) spain (d) belgium 112. which one of the following does not come under the purview of 'family laws'?(a) matters related to marriage(b) matters related to divorce(c) matters related to adoption(d) matters related to robbery 1813. among the following criteria which one is the basis to measure the development of a countryaccording to the world bank(a) per capita income(b) literacy rate(c) gross enrolment ratio(d) life expectancy 114. which one among the following is a development goal common to all?(a) freedom(b) equal opportunities(c) security and respect(d) high levels of income and better quality of life 115. which one of the following occupation is not associated with primary sector(a) basket weaver(b) gardener(c) potter(d) priest 116. which one among the following is the most appropriate meaning of underemployment?(a) workers are not paid for their work(b) workers are working less than what they are capable of doing(c) workers are working in a lazy manner(d) workders do not want to work 117. explain the impact of great depression of 1929 on the indian economy giving threepoints. 3x1=3orexplain any three problems faced by the cotton weavers in india during mid 19thcentury. 3x1=3orexplain any three reasons for the expansion of bombay's (mumbai's) population inmid 18th century. 3x1=318. "access to books created a new culture of reading." support the statement givingthree examples". 3x1=3orexplain the contribution of women writers on the writing of novels in india.3x1=319. explain how martin luther spoke in praise of print.