CBSE Class 10 Social Science Sample Paper 2013-14 (12)

CBSE Class 10 Social Science Sample Paper 2013-14 (12). CBSE issues sample papers every year for students for class 10 board exams. Students should solve the CBSE issued sample papers to understand the pattern of the question paper which will come in class 10 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 I

1. In which one of the following years Great Depression occurred in the world?

(a) 1929-30 (b) 1935-36

(c) 1939-40 (d) 1941-42


Who, among the following, improved the steam engine produced by New common?

(a) Mathew Boulton (b) James Walt

(c) Henry Ford (d) Grahm Bell


Which one of the following is correct about the Annual London Season?

(a) It was meant for wealthy Britishers only.

(b) Organised for an elite group of 300-400 families.

(c) Several cultural events were organised.

(d) All the above

2. Which one of the following groups of the countries was known as the 'Central powers' in Europe?

(a) Germany, Russia & France

(b) Russia, Germany & Britain

(c) Germany, Austria-Hungary and Ottoman-Turkey

(d) None of the above


Which of the following group of industries was the dynamic industries of England during its earliest phase of industrialization?

(a) Cotton and metals

(b) Cotton and silk

(c) Silk and footwears

(d) Footwear and glass


After reclamation how many islands were joined together to develop the city of Bombay (Mumbai)?

(a) Seven (b) Five

(c) Three (d) Ten

3. Who among the following developed the first known printing press in the 1430s?

(a) Johann Gutenburg (b) James Watt

(c) New Common (d) Marconi


Who among the following is the author of the novel 'Hard Times'?

(a) Leo Tolstoy (b) Thomas Hardy

(c) Charles Dickens (d) Samuel Richardson

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