CBSE 2020 Questions

Credit sometimes pushes the borrower into a situation

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

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Democratic system is better than any other form of governments

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

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Describe functions of political party

Describe any five functions of political party.

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How did Greek war of independence mobilise nationalist feelings

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

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

"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

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

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Suggest ways to maintain Body Mass Index (BMI)

Suggest any three ways to maintain Body Mass Index (BMI).

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Mention the problem of Casteism in Indian politics

Mention the problem of 'Casteism' in Indian politics.

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Mention features of secularism described in the Indian Constitution

Mention any three features of 'secularism' described in the Indian Constitution.

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Describe features of unitary government

Describe any three features of unitary government.

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Describe features of federal government

Describe any three features of federal government.

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Describe the different steps of resource planning

Describe the different steps of ‘resource planning.’

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Describe the importance of judicious use of resources

Describe the importance of judicious use of resources.

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Explain effects of population growth in England in the late eighteenth century

Explain any three effects of population growth in England in the late eighteenth century.

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The Movement in the Towns

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

Source: The Movement in the Towns

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Suggest any one way to create employment in semi-rural areas

Suggest any one way to create employment in semi-rural areas.

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Communal harmony among various communities of India

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

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Modern democracies maintain check and balance system

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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Which is a major caste group of Sri Lanka

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

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

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Resource and State Matching

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

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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Which is the deepest, landlocked and well protected sea port

Which is the deepest, landlocked and well protected sea port of India?

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Which is the oldest artificial sea port of India

Which is the oldest artificial sea port of India?

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Who were called Chapmen

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

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

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

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

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Define the term Carding

Define the term ‘Carding.’

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Why was Gulamgiri book written by Jyotiba Phule in 1871

Why was ‘Gulamgiri’ book written by Jyotiba Phule in 1871?

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Why was the Vernacular Press Act passed in 1878

Why was the Vernacular Press Act passed in 1878?

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Why was the Inland Emigration Act of 1859 troublesome for plantation workers

Why was the Inland Emigration Act of 1859 troublesome for plantation workers?

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Which revolutions is called as the first expression of Nationalism

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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