CBSE Class 12 History Sample Paper 2013 (2)

CBSE Class 12 History Sample Paper 2013 (2). CBSE issues sample papers every year for students for class 12 board exams. Students should solve the CBSE issued sample papers to understand the pattern of the question paper which will come in class 12 board exams this year. The sample papers have been provided with marking scheme. It’s always recommended to practice as many CBSE sample papers as possible before the board examinations. Sample papers should be always practiced in examination condition at home or school and the student should show the answers to teachers for checking or compare with the answers provided. Students can download the sample papers in pdf format free and score better marks in examinations. Refer to other links too for latest sample papers.

Part A

1. Write a note on the weights and measures used by the Harappa people.

2. Who was Lord Mackenzie? What was his contribution towards Indian history?

3. How did N.G. Ranga describe the minorities?

Part B

Section 1

Answer any three of the following.

4 What were the main teachings of Buddhism? How did it affect the life of people in India?

5 Explain how the Magadha kingdom became powerful during the 6th to 4th century B.C?

6 Write a note about the craft production in the Harappan civilization.

7 “The Mahabharata is a good source to study the social values of ancient times”. Support this statement with suitable arguments.

Section 2

Answer any two of the following.

8 Write a note on Kitab-ul-Hind.

9 Describe the process of making manuscripts at the Mughal court.

10 Discuss the ways in which the Alvars and Nayanars spread the Bhakthi movement?

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