CBSE Class 12 History Question paper All India with answers 2017 (1)

CBSE Class 12 History Question paper All India with answers 2017 (1). Students can download the last year question papers using the link below. Free download of examination question papers with solutions. Last 10 year question papers should be practised to get better marks in examinations. 


1. Identify any two strategies evolved by Brahmanas to enforce the norms of Varna Order from c. 600 BCE to 600 CE.

2. Examine how the amara-nayaka system was a political innovation of the Vijayanagara Empire.

3. ‘‘The relationship between India and Pakistan has been profoundly shaped by the legacy of partition.’’ Explain any two consequences of it.



4. Describe the distinctive features of domestic architecture of Mohenjodaro.

5. Explain the language and content of Mahabharata.

6. Examine the causes that made Al-Biruni visit India.

7. How do you think that the chronicles commissioned by the Mughal Emperors are an important source for studying Mughal history ?

8. Examine the events that took place during 1920s and 1930s which consolidated the communal identities in the country.

9. Describe the different arguments made in favour of protection of depressed classes in the Constituent Assembly.


10. ‘‘Gandhiji was as much a social reformer as he was a politician. He believed that in order to be worthy of freedom, Indians had to get rid of social evils such as child marriage and untouchability. Indians of one faith had also to cultivate a genuine tolerance for Indians of another religion-hence his emphasis on Hindu-Muslim harmony.’’

In the light of the above statement, highlight the values upheld by Mahatma Gandhi.

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