CBSE Class 12 Geography Sample Paper 2018 (3)

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CBSE Class 12 Geography Sample Paper 2018 (3). 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.

General Instructions:

1. There are 22 questions in all.

2. All questions are compulsory.

3. Marks for each question are indicated against it.

4. Question numbers 01 to 07 are very short answer questions carrying 01 mark each. Answer to

each of these questions should not exceed 40 words.

5. Question numbers 08 to 13 are short answer questions carrying 03 marks each. Out of which

one question is a value based question. Answer to each of these Questions should not exceed

80-100 words.

6. Question numbers 14 to 20 are long answer questions carrying 05 marks each. Answer to each

of these questions should not exceed 150 words.

7. Question number 21 and 22 are related to identification or locating and labelling of geographical

features on maps carrying 5 marks each.

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

9. Use of templates or stencils for drawing outline maps is allowed.

1. How can you say that both push and pull factors give birth to migration?

2. What do you mean by behavioural school of thought? 1

3. Give two causes of growing trend of sub-urbanisation. 1

4. Name any two famous bauxite mines of India. 1

5. What is a digital divide? 1

6. What are white collar workers? 1

7. Name any one national waterway of India. 1

8. Study the following table and answer the questions that follow: 3x1 =3

 

India - Human Development Index

State HDI Value Rank

Kerala 0.790 1

Delhi 0.750 2

Himachal Pradesh 0.652 3

Goa 0.617 4

Punjab 0.605 5

NE (excluding Assam) 0.573 6

Maharashtra 0.572 7

Tamil Nadu 0.570 8

Haryana 0.552 9

Jammu and Kashmir 0.529 10

Gujarat 0.527 11

Karnataka 0.519 12

West Bengal 0.492 13

Uttarakhand 0.490 14

Andhra Pradesh 0.473 15

Assam 0.444 16

Rajasthan 0.434 17

Uttar Pradesh 0.380 18

Jharkhand 0.376 19

Madhya Pradesh 0.375 20

Bihar 0.367 21

Odisha 0.362 22

Chhattisgarh 0.358 23

I. Name any two states with HDI value lower than 0.40.

II. What do you think how would thoughts of Dr. Mahbub-ul-Haq or Prof. Amartya

Sen be helpful in raising the level of human development in these states of India?

FOR VISUALLY CHALLENGED STUDENTS ONLY (IN LIEU OF Q. NO. 8)

1. Name any two states with low HDI values.

2. What do you think how would thoughts of Dr. Mahbub-ulHaq or Prof. Amartya

Sen be helpful in raising the level of human development in these states of India?

(i) Name the transport line shown in the map.

(ii) Name two ocean/sea coasts which are being connected by this transport line.

(iii) Give any one point of significance of this transport line.

FOR VISUALLY CHALLENGED STUDENTS ONLY (IN LIEU OF Q. NO. 9)

(i) Name the Trans-continental railway line of North America.

(ii) Name two ocean coasts which are being connected by this railway line.

(iii) Give any one point of significance of this railway line.

10. Explain the Significance of Suez Canal in three points 3x1=3

11. What are three categories of towns based on their evolution in different periods?

3x1=3

VALUE-BASED QUESTION

12. Read the passage given below and answer the questions that follow: 1.5+1.5=3

The design and use of building materials of houses vary from one ecological region to

another.

The houses made up of mud, wood and thatch, remain susceptible to damage during heavy

rains and floods, and require proper maintenance every year. Most house designs are

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