CBSE Class 12 History Question Paper 2014 Set 2 - Foreign

CBSE Class 12 History Question Paper 2014 Set 2 - Foreign CBSE,CCE and NCERT students can refer to the attached file. All educational material on the website has been prepared by the best teachers having more than 20 years of teaching experience in various schools. The study material available on our website for all CBSE classes and subjects have been prepared by teachers from all over the country. All study material has been carefully designed keeping into mind the latest CBSE examination trends.  


General Instructions

(i) Answer all the questions. Some questionts have internal choice. Marl<s are indicated against each question.

(ii) Answer to questions carrying 2 marlcs (Part - A, 1 to 3) should not exceed 30 words each.

(iii) Answer to questions carrying 5 marks (Part - B, Section - I to lV,'Question Nos. 4 - 11) should not exceed 100 words each. P based question. 

(iv) Answer to questions carrying 10 marla (Pafi C, Questions 12 and 13) should not exceed 5A0 words each.

(v) Part D questions are based on three sources. (Internal Choice) (Part D, questions 14, 15' 16)

(v) Attach the map with the answer scripts (Part E questions 17.1 and 17.2 ).

1. How did numismatics of the sixth century BCE onwards help the historians to reconstruct the past of the various kingdoms ? Give two examples.

2. Why was the colonial government keen on conducting census ? Give two reasons.

3.State how historians of religion have classified Bhakti tradition.

4.Explain the key elements taken into consideration by the historians to analyze the Mahabharata.

5.How does the knowledge of Buddhist literature help in understanding Sanchi Stupa ? Explain.

6.To what extent had the Harappa people established trade relations with the world ? Explain.

7.Explain the role of women in agrarian society during the 16th − 17th centuries of Mughal Empire.

8. Explain the distinctive features of ‘Virupaksha Temple’ of Vijayanagara Empire.

9.Explain how the American Civil War affected the life of ryots of India after 1861.

10. ‘‘A cherry that will drop into our mouth one day.’’ In the context of this statement, elaborate Dalhousie’s policy of Awadh annexation.

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