CBSE Class 12 Geography Sample Paper 2017 (2)

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CBSE Class 12 Geography Sample Paper 2017 (2). It’s always recommended to practice as many sample papers as possible before the examinations. Students can download the sample papers and also question papers of previous years to practice and score better marks in examinations. Refer to other links too for more sample papers.

SUB: GEOGRAPHY (THEORY)

TIME ALLOWED : 3 HOURS MAXIMUM MARKS : 

General Instructions:

(i) There are 22 questions in all. All questions are compulsory.

(ii) Marks for each question are indicated against it.

(iii) Question numbers 1 to 7 are very short answer questions. Answer to each of these questions should

not exceed 40 words.

(iv) Question numbers 8 to 13 are short answer questions. Answer to each of these questions should not

exceed 80 - 100 words.

(v) Question numbers 14 to 20 are long answer questions. Answer to each of these questions should not

exceed 150 words.

(vi) Question numbers 21-22 are related to identification or locating and labelling of geographical features

on maps.

(vii) Outline maps of the World and India provided to you must be attached within your answer book.

(viii) Use of templates or stencils for drawing outline maps is allowed.

1. 

What is meant by literacy?

2.

How do ‘dry points’ affect the development of rural settlements in the world?

3.

Give two examples of mining towns in India.

4.

Name two methods ofmining categorised on the basis of the mode of occurrence and the nature of the

ore.

5. 

Which sea route is called the ‘Big Trunk’ route?

6. 

Why have the Indian Railways replaced the steam engines by diesel and electric engines?

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