CBSE Class 12 History Sample Paper 2019 Solved

CBSE Class 12 History Sample Paper 2019 Solved. 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 (Very Short Answer Based Questions) 

1 As per Sanskrit legal texts women did not have access to property. In reference to the norm how is the case of Prabhavati Gupta exceptional? Explain.

2 Why were the eighteenth and nineteenth century western theorists influenced by the Bernier’s description of landownership?

3 State any two steps taken by Lord Wellesley to clean up the city of Calcutta. 


State any two features of Neo- Gothic style of architecture.

Part B (Short Answer Based Questions)

4 “The problems of archaeological interpretation are perhaps most evident in attempts to reconstruct the religious practices of Harappa”. Give suitable arguments in support of your answer.

5 “There are limits to what epigraphy can reveal.” Justify with suitable arguments. 

6 Describe the accounts of foreign travellers about the city of Vijayanagara. 

7 Analyse the diplomatic and political relationship of the Mughals with the neighbouring empires.


Analyse the reasons for the frequent shifting of the capital cities of the Mughals during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

8 “Through proclamations the rebels of 1857 completely rejected everything associated with British rule or firangi raj”. Cite any four aspects to support this statement.


“By the 1850s, the Santhals felt that the time had come to rebel against zamindars, moneylenders and the colonial state.” Identify aspects related with the statement.

9 Why did N G Ranga feel that the minorities should be interpreted in economic terms? Give reasons.

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