CBSE Class 8 Social Science Sample Paper Set S

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Q.1. Fill in the blanks: [½ × 6 = 3]

(i) Gandhi focused on reading and writing rather than _________ knowledge.

(ii) In __________ Sati was banned.

(iii) __________ Day was observed on 26 January 1930 all over the country.

(iv) Jyotirao Phule dedicated his book to all those ________ who had fought to free slaved.

(v) The Government of India Act of 1935 prescribed _________ autonomy.

(vi) Gandhi and his followers marched for over ________ miles from Sabarmati to the coastal town of Dandi.

Q.2. Define the following: [1 × 4= 4]

(i) Munshi

(ii) Madrasa

(iii) General Constituencies

(iv) Repeal

Q.3. Correct the underlined word in the following statement: [1 × 4= 4]

(i) Tagore felt that Indian languages ought to be the medium of teaching.

(ii) Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar founded the reform association called Arya Samaj.

(iii) Along with his fellow nationalist B.K. Dutt, Sukhdev threw a bomb in the Central Legislative Assembly on 8 April 1929.

(iv) Kamla Nehru was the first woman to become the President of the Indian National Congress.

Q.4. Answer the following questions briefly: [2 × 3= 6]

(i) State the contributions of Raja Ram Mohan Roy.

(ii) Why did Gandhi ji think that English education had enslaved Indians?

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