GUESS PAPER – 2008
Class - IX
SUBJECT - SOCIAL SCIECNCE
Time- 3Hrs. Max.Marks-80
All Questions are compulsory.
Question carrying 2 marks are to be answered in 30-40 words.
Question carrying 4 marks are to be answered in 60-70 words.
Questions carrying 6 marks are to be answered in 150-200 words
There is no Overall choice, but Internal choice has been provided in some questions. You are to attempt only one such question.
Stencils and Templates may be used in maps wherever necessary.
(i) Name the Group of Islands lying to the south west of India?
(ii) Name the Mountain which are prone to landslides? (1+1=2)
What is importance of constitution in a democratic country like India? (2)
Why did the upheaval of 1857 fail? What did the British government do to suppress this upheaval of 1857? (2)
What did Tikendrajit and Vasudeo Balwant do to Overthrow British rule? (2)
Discuss the Aims of Muslim league? (2)
When did the congress demand for Purna Swaraj and why? (2)
Mention any two ways to prevent Fire in buildings? (2)
Mention any two ways to cope up with Earthquakes? (2)
What is community planning? (2)
What is difference between Khadar and Bhangar? (2)
What does braking of Monsoon mean? (2)
What do mean by Optimum population? (2)
What is the importance of Lucknow Pact of 1916? (4)
Discuss the life of people in Princely states also why did congress reject 1935 Act?
Under what circumstances did India win the Independence? Describe the Wavell Plan? (4)
Why did the Muslim League and Congress reject the Cripp`s proposal. Exaplain.
Describe the `Operation Vijay `and its Importance? (4)
Discuss the powers of President...