Social Science Class X

Credit sometimes pushes the borrower into a situation

CBSE 2020 Money & Credit (C10)

"Credit sometimes pushes the borrower into a situation from which recovery is very painful." Support the statement with examples.

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Bank plays an important role in the economic development of the country

Money & Credit (C10)

"Bank plays an important role in the economic development of the country." Support the statement with examples.

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Democratic system is better than any other form of governments

CBSE 2020 Outcomes of Democracy (C10)

'Democratic system is better than any other form of governments.' Support the statement with examples.

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Why is agriculture called the backbone of Indian economy

Agriculture (C10)

Why is agriculture called the backbone of Indian economy? Explain.

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How did Greek war of independence mobilise nationalist feelings

CBSE 2020 Nationalism in Europe (C10)

How did Greek war of independence mobilise nationalist feelings among the educated elite across Europe? Explain.

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How did ideas of national unity in early nineteenth century Europe

CBSE 2020 Nationalism in Europe (C10)

How did ideas of national unity in early nineteenth century Europe allied to the ideology of liberalism? Explain.

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Primary sector was the most important sector of economic activity

CBSE 2020 Sectors of Indian Economy (C10)

"Primary sector was the most important sector of economic activity at initial stages of development." Evaluate the statement.

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Tertiary sector activities help in the development of the primary

CBSE 2020 Sectors of Indian Economy (C10)

"Tertiary sector activities help in the development of the primary and secondary sectors." Evaluate the statement.

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Efficient means of transport are pre-requisites for fast development

Life Lines of National Economy (C10)

"Efficient means of transport are pre-requisites for fast development of the country." Support the statement with examples.

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Why did the export of Indian textile decline at the beginning of the nineteenth century

Nationalism in India (C10)

Why did the export of Indian textile decline at the beginning of the nineteenth century? Explain any three reasons.

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The Movement in the Towns

CBSE 2020 Nationalism in India (C10)

Read the source given below and answer the questions that follows:

Source: The Movement in the Towns

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Communal harmony among various communities of India

CBSE 2020 Democracy & Diversity (C10)

Suggest any one way to create communal harmony among various communities of India

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Modern democracies maintain check and balance system

CBSE 2020 Democracy & Diversity (C10)

Modern democracies maintain check and balance system. Identify the correct option based on the horizontal power sharing arrangement.

  1. Central government, state government, local bodies.
  2. Legislature, executive, judiciary.
  3. Among different social groups.
  4. Among different pressure groups.

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State one step taken in Belgium to rule out the problem of regional differences

Power Sharing & Federalism (C10)

State any one step taken in Belgium to rule out the problem of regional differences and cultural diversities.

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Which is a major caste group of Sri Lanka

CBSE 2020 Power Sharing & Federalism (C10)

Which one of the following is a major caste group of Sri Lanka:

  1. Christian and Tamil
  2. Buddhist and Hindu
  3. Sinhali and Tamil
  4. Sinhali and Christian

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Industry is used for manufacturing aircraft, utensils and wires

CBSE 2020 Manufacturing Industries (C10)

Fill in the blank: ___ industry is used for manufacturing aircraft, utensils and wires.

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Resource and State Matching

CBSE 2020 Minerals & Energy Resources (C10)

Choose the correct option from columns A and B.

Column A

  1. Chandrapur thermal power plant
  2. Mayurbhanj iron ore mines
  3. Kalol oil fields
  4. Bauxite mines

Column B

  1. Odisha
  2. Amarkantak
  3. Gujarat
  4. Jharkhand

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In which of the following States is Kalpakkam Nuclear Power Plant located

CBSE 2020 Minerals & Energy Resources (C10)

In which of the following States is Kalpakkam Nuclear Power Plant located?

  1. Gujarat
  2. Odisha
  3. Kerala
  4. Tamil Nadu

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Who were called Chapmen

CBSE 2020 Print Culture & Modern World (C10)

Who were called ‘Chapmen’?

  1. Book seller
  2. Paper seller
  3. Workers of printing press
  4. Seller of ‘penny chap books’

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Why was reading of manuscript not easy in India

CBSE 2020 Print Culture & Modern World (C10)

Why was reading of manuscript not easy in India? Choose the appropriate reason from the following options :

  1. Manuscripts were highly cheap.
  2. Manuscripts were widely spread out.
  3. Manuscripts were written in English and Hindi.
  4. Manuscripts were fragile.

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By 1448, Gutenberg perfected the system of printing

CBSE 2020 Print Culture & Modern World (C10)

Fill in the blank: By 1448, Gutenberg perfected the system of printing. The first book he printed was the ___.

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Buddhist missionaries from China introduced hand-printing technology into

CBSE 2020 Print Culture & Modern World (C10)

Fill in the blank: Buddhist missionaries from China introduced hand-printing technology into ___ around A.D. 768-770.

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Which revolutions is called as the first expression of Nationalism

CBSE 2020 Nationalism in Europe (C10)

Which of the following revolutions is called as the first expression of ‘Nationalism’?

  1. French Revolution
  2. Russian Revolution
  3. Glorious Revolution
  4. The Revolution of the liberals

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Describe the role of Alluri Sitaram Raju in Andhra Pradesh

Nationalism in India (C10)

Describe the role of Alluri Sitaram Raju in Andhra Pradesh during 1920s.

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Why did merchants moved to the countryside Europe

Age of Industrialisation (C10)

Why did merchants moved to the countryside Europe during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries? Explain.

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India has fairly rich and varied mineral resources

Minerals & Energy Resources (C10)

"India has fairly rich and varied mineral resources across different regions". Support the statement with examples.

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Energy saved is energy produced

Minerals & Energy Resources (C10)

"Energy saved is energy produced". Support the statement with suitable examples.

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