CBSE Class 8 Social Science Question Paper Set C

CBSE Class 8 Social Science Question Paper Set C. 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 Name the Englishman who devised the new system of Mahalwari. 

2 Who am I? I am a religious group that was persecuted during Hitler’s Germany? 

3 Which law was passed by France in February 2004? 

4 How many constituencies are currently there in India? 

5 If the President has to resign, to whom will he send his resignation? 

6 How many elected & nominated members are there in the Rajya Sabha?

7 Uranium found in Ladakh can be categorized under which type of natural resource? 

8 Kabir lives in a village of Himachal Pradesh and finds difficulty in cropping the land as it is prone to soil erosion. Suggest one way so that he can overcome this problem .

9 Where will you find the world’s oldest rocks . 

10 Does the slave trade still exist in South Africa? Give at least two probable reasons for your answer. 

11 What were the problems faced under the ‘ nij’ cultivation? 

12 Enumerate any three economic causes for the Revolt of 1857. 

13 The revolt which began as a’ sepoy mutiny’ become a popular rebellion? Evaluate. 

14 Write a short note on “ water supply as a part fundamental Right to Life”. 

15 What are public facilities? Mention its important characteristics? 

16 Discuss the objectives laid down by the Constitution of India for a secular state? 

17 Do you think reservation for ‘dalits’ and ‘women’ in India has helped in uplifting their position in the society? Is there a need to continue with the reservation policy in the current scenario? Give reasons to support your answer

18 The nationalist movement supported the idea that all the adults have a right to vote. Justify. 

19 What is a resource? Why is there a need to conserve resources? 

20 What are landslides? State any two mitigation mechanism for landslides. 

21 Differentiate between natural gas and bio gas. 

22 There was a lot of competition amongst the European companies during the 17th century and 18th century. Comment. 

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