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CBSE Class 10 Social Science Question Paper 2019


Updated: Nov 05,2019 14:33 IST
CBSE Class 10 Social Science Question Paper 2019
CBSE Class 10 Social Science Question Paper 2019

CBSE Class 10 Social Science question paper of board test 2019 is given here to students who will show up for board test one year from now. This CBSE question paper will assist students with knowing significant inquiries and points which they have to get ready for board test. We likewise gathered the input from students in regards to the trouble level and nature of inquiry paper for board test 2019. This criticism and examination will help make your readiness arrangements.

Exam Pattern of CBSE Class 10 Social Science Paper 2019 was as follows:

  • The question paper will comprise of a total of 35 questions.
  • Question paper must be attended for total 26 questions

Question Numbers


Marks and Maximum Exceeding Words

Question number  1 to 7

1 marks each


Question number 8 to 18

3 marks each

Answer of these questions should not exceed 80 words each

Question number 19 to 25

5 marks each

Answer of these questions should not exceed 120 words each.

Question number 26 A

History Map of 2 marks

6 marks with two parts

Question number 26 B

Geography Map of 3 marks

History (2 marks) and from Geography (4 marks)

Total Marks

80 marks

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How to Check the revised pattern of CBSE Class 10 Social Science paper for board exam 2020?

CBSE has changed the pattern of examination pattern for class 10 Social Science subjects. According to the latest pattern, the question paper will have a number of objective type questions with an increase in the total number of questions in paper from 26 to 35. Expected structure of question paper for board exam 2020 is as follows:

  • To know the question paper format in detail, check below the CBSE sample paper released for Class 10 Social Science Exam 2020:


Section – A

1. Interpret the concept of ‘liberalization’ in the field of the economic sphere during the nineteenth century in Europe.


    Interpret the contribution of French in the economic development of the Mekong delta region.
2. How had hand printing technology introduced in Japan?


   How had the translation process of novels into regional languages helped to spread their popularity?
3. How is over-irrigation responsible for land degradation in Punjab?


    How is the cement industry responsible for land degradation?
4. How can democratic reforms be carried out by conscious political citizens?
5. What may be a goal of landless rural laborers regarding their income?


    What may be the goal of prosperous farmers of Punjab?
6. Distinguish between ‘primary’ and ‘secondary’ sectors.
7. Why do banks or lenders demand collateral against loans?

Section – B

8. How had Napoleonic code exported to the regions under French control? Explain with examples.


    Explain with examples the three barriers that are responsible for economic growth in Vietnam.
9. How had the Imperial State in China has been the major producer of printed material for a long time? Explain with examples.


    How had novels been easily available to the masses in Europe during the nineteenth century? Explain with examples.
10. Describe any three features of Rabi crop season


      Describe any three features of Kharif crop season
11. Water Scarcity may be the outcome of a large and growing population in India. Analyze the statement.
12. The assertion of social diversity in a democratic country is healthy. Justify the statement with arguments. 


       Social divisions affect politics. Examine this statement
13. Women Still lag behind the men in India despite some improvement since Independence. Analyze the statement
14. How are the Political parties recognized as National Parties and Regional Parties in India? Justify the statement
15. The consequences of environmental degradation do not respect state or national boundaries. Justify the statement
16. Why is the Tertiary sector becoming Important in India? Explain any three reasons?


     How do we count various goods and services for calculating the Gross Domestic Process (G.D.P.) of a country? Explain with example.
17. Describe the sources of formal sources of credit in the economic development


      Describe the bad effects of informal sources of credit on borrowers
18. How can consumers seek their Right to Redressal? Explain with example.

Section - C

19. Who had organized the Dalits into the depressed class associations in 1930? Describe his achievement.


    Define the term Civil Disobedience Movement. Describe the participation of Rich to Poor Peasant Communities in the Civil Disobedience Movement
20. Indian trade had played a crucial role in the late nineteenth-century world economy. Analyze the statement.


      A series of changes affected the pattern of industrialization in India by the earlier twentieth century. Analyze the statement.
21. How are industries responsible for environmental degradation in India? Explain with examples.
23. Compare the situation of Belgium and Sri Lanka, considering their location, size, and cultural aspects.


       How is the idea of Power Sharing emerged? Explain the different forms that have common arrangements of Power Sharing
24.Describe the importance of democratic government as an accountable and legitimate government
25. Why do multinational corporations (MNCs) set up their offices and factories in certain areas only? Explain any five reasons.

Section - D

26. A. Two features A and B are marked on the political outline map of India. Identify the features with the help of the following information and write their correct names on the lines marked near them.

A. Place where Indian National Congress Session was held.
B. The city where the Jallianwala Bagh incident took place.

    B. Locate and label any three of the following with the appropriate symbols on the same give political outline map of India.

 i. Kalpakkam - Nuclear Power Plant
ii. Vijayanagar - Iron and Steel Plant
iii. Noida - Software Technology Park
iv. Paradeep - Sea Port
v. Sardar Sarovar - Dam    

CBSE Class 10 Social Science Question Paper 2019 

For more questions in the Sample Paper for CBSE Class, 10 Social Science is given subject wise in the PDF. Students are requested to prepare accordingly.

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