CBSE Class 7 Social Science Sample Paper Set Y

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(Multiple choice questions i to xv carry 1 mark each)

1 . Write the correct answer from the given choices.

i. Hampi was the capital of ___________Empire.

a) Mughal b) Chalukya c) Chola d) Vijayanagara

ii. Paiks were ________.

a) forced labourers b) nomadic tribesm c) shifting cultivators d) poets

iii. Ramanuja was influenced by the _____________.

a) Nayanars b) Sufis c) Alvars d) Siddhas

iv. Odissi is a classical dance of ___________.

a) Tamil Nadu b) Kerala c) Manipur d) Odisha

v. Who started the concept of Langar

a) Guru Gobind Singh b) Guru Arjun Singh c) Guru Nanak d) Guru Tej Bahadur

vi. Drass, one of the coldest inhabited places on earth is located in _________

a) China b) Egypt c) Ladakh d) Sudan

vii. Trans-Siberian is the world’s longest ___________.

a) Super highway b) railway system

c) Waterways d) tunnel

viii. Thorny bushes are found in ________________.

a) Cold polar climate b) hot and humid tropical climate

c) Hot and dry desert climate d) tropical climate

ix. Manioc is the staple food of ________.

a) Ganga basin b) Africa

c) Amazon d) Australia

x. We can communicate with a large number of people through __________.

a) Newspapers b) Radio

c) Television d) All the above

xi. ____________ is known as the gold capital of the world.

a) Johannesberg b) Kimberly

c) Pretoria d) None of the above

xii. Erode is a bi-weekly market in ______________.

a) Gujarat b) Kerala

c) Tamil Nadu d) Karnataka`

xiii. A chain of market is a_________________.

a) A series of markets b) wholesale market

c) Weekly market d) shopping complex

xiv. Social advertisements are made by______________.

a) Politicians b) common people

c) State or private agencies d) officers

xv. The struggle of the TMS related to the state of ____________.

a) Rajasthan b) Madhya Pradesh

c) Karnataka d) West Bengal

Section B

(Answer Questions 2 to 12 briefly and each carries 2 marks)

2. What are the important architectural features of the temples in Bengal?

3. Explain the policies adopted by Asf Jah to strengthen his position?

4. Why did the conquerors try to control the temple of Lord Jagannath at Puri?

5. What changes took place in Varna-based society?

6. Mention the uses of coniferous forest.

7. Mention any two merits of railways.

8. Name the rivers that drain the Velds.

9. What are the temperate Grasslands of North America called? Why they are known as the granaries of the world?

10. Explain briefly - Censorship

11. Why are things cheap in the weekly market?

12. What do you understand by the word brand?

Section C

(Answer Questions 13 to 23 and each carries 3 marks)

13. How was the administration of the Ahom state organized?

14. What is Manipravalam? Name a book written in that language.

15. What were the major ideas expressed by Kabir?

16. Why did people from distant land to visit Surat?

17. What are the climatic conditions of the Ladakh desert?

18. What do you mean by a site? Mention the natural conditions for selection of an ideal site.

19. Describe the flora and fauna of the Velds.

20. How does topography play a role in distribution of population in the Ganga Brahmaputra basin

21. In what ways do the media play an important role in democracy?

22. What are the demands foreign buyers make on the garment exporters? Why the garment exporter does agree to these demands?

23. What role does the Constitution play in people’s struggles for equality?

Section D

(Answer Questions 13 to 23 and each carries 3 marks)

24. Write the features of Bhakti Movement in Maharashtra.

25. What are the causes for the decline of the Mughal Empire?


What are the differences and similarities between the Ahoms and the Gonds?

26. Distinguish between tropical deciduous forests and tropical evergreen forests.

27. Mention any two mass media. In what ways they are useful to us?

28. Mark the following in outline map of world. (Attempt any one)

.A )

a) Prairies

b) Sahara desert

c) Cape town

d) The Maratha Kingdom


.B )

a) Rocky mountains

b) Egypt

c) Karakoram range

d) The Rajput Territories

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