October 2014 Board Paper History and Political Science

October 2014 Board Paper History and Political Science
Q1. A. Complete the following statements by choosing the correct alternatives from those given in the brackets: (3)
1. Dharasana Satyagraha took place under the leadership of ______________ (Sarojini Naidu, Kasturba Gandhi, Madam Cama)
2. The __________ continent was known as the unknown continent till the 18thCentury. (Asia, Africa, America)
3. _____________ is called the father of atomic energy. (Niels Bohr, Walten, Prof.Rutherford)

B. Match the terms from Column ‘A’ to the terms of Column ‘B’ correctly: (3)
Column ‘A’
Column ‘B’
i. Secretariat of the League of Nations (b)
(a) Non – Aligned Movement
ii. Lord Curson (c)
(b) Geneva
iii. Pandit Nehru (a)
(c) Partition of Bengal

(d) President of America

Q2. Answer the following questions in 25 to 30 words each: (any two) (4)

Q3. Give reasons for the following statements in 25 to 30 words each. (any two) (4)

Q4. Answer the following questions in 40 to 50 words each: (any 2) (6)

Q5. Answer the following questions in 60 to 80 words each: (any two) (8)
3. Write the information about Russian Revolution with reference to :

Q6. Fill in the blanks using the correct alternative from the brackets: (3)
1. India has _____________ form of Democracy.
(direct, indirect, presidential, mixed)
2. The most prominent example of inequality in India is ____________ discrimination.
(religious, political, caste – based, class – based)
3. The party (or parties) wining the majority of seats in the election is known as the ____________ party.
(ruling, opposition, independent, free)

Q7. Answer the following question in one sentence each: (any three) 3.

Q8. State with reason whether the following statements are true or false: (any two) (4)

Q. 9. Answer any one of the following question in 25 to 30 words: 2