CBSE Class 12 History Question Paper 2014 Set 2 - Outside Delhi

CBSE Class 12 History Question Paper 2014 Set 2 - Outside Delhi 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.Mention any two methods adopted by the Harappans for increasing the agricultural production.

2.Name any two hill stations developed during the British period. Why did these hill stations become an ideal destination for the British and Europeans ? Give any one reason.

3. Who were Alvars and Nayanars ? Mention the support they got from the Chola rulers.

4.Mention any three evidences that reflected the disappearance of Harappan civilization by 1800 BCE. Explain any two factors that led to the abandonment of the Harappan sites (cities).

5.Explain the ideal occupation, as laid down in Dharmashastras and Dharmasutras for the four Varnas and one strategy evolved by the Brahmanas to enforce these norms.

6.Describe the factors that led to the growth of Puranic Hinduism in India during 6th century BCE.

7.How were the subsistence and commercial production closely intertwined in an average peasant’s holding during the Mughal period in 16th and 17th centuries ? Explain.

8.‘‘Amar Nayakas system was a major political innovation of the Vijayanagara Empire.’’ Justify.

9.Explain how rumours and prophecies played an important part in moving people to action during the revolt of 1857.

10.Critically examine the experience of the ryots on the refusal of moneylenders to extend loans to them after 1830.

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