CBSE Class 12 History Question Paper 2016 Set 1 Delhi

CBSE Class 12 History Question Paper 2016 Set 1 Delhi.The students are required to go through these question papers and also practice them to understand the trend of questions and difficulty level of the question papers. Its always recommended to practise CBSE last year papers. This will help to gain expertise which will help them to get better marks in CBSE examination. Students can download the papers and use them in preparation of examinations. 



1.Who was John Marshall ? How did he mark a change in the Indian Archeology ?

2.Point out one similarity and one dissimilarity between Lingayats and Nayanars.

3.How did Indian hill stations become racial enclaves for the Europeans in the 19th century ? Explain two reasons.


4.Mention any two changes that were observed after 1900 BCE in Harappan civilization. What could have brought these changes ? Explain.

5.“The mid first millennium BCE is often regarded as a major turning point in world history.” Justify.

6.Highlight any four aspects observed by the Portuguese Traveller Barbosa on the Urban Core of the Vijaynagara Empire.

7.State the inherent problems faced by Al-Biruni in the task of understanding Indian Social and Brahamanical practices. Mention any two sources that provided him the support.

8.“The battle between the hoe and the plough was a long one”. Substantiate the statement with reference to the Santhals and Paharis of Raj Mahal Hills during 18th century.

9.Examine how Lord Dalhousie’s policy of annexation created dissatisfaction amongst the people of Awadh.

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