Duration: 1 hour
Section A: Each Question Carries 1 Mark
Question 1: Where is the Iron Pillar located?
a) Madhya Pradesh
d) Uttar Pradesh
Question 2: Who wrote Harshavardhana's autobiography?
a) Kalidasa Answer any 8 questions from the following
d) Xuan zang
Question 3: Who was the most important ruler of the Satavahanas?
a) Gautami Balasri
c) Gautamiputra Shri Satakarni
d) None of the above
Section B: Each Question Carries 2 Marks
Question 1: Mention two features of the Ajanta paintings.
Question 2: Write a short note on Nalanda.
Question 3: Describe two regions where early men lived in India.
Section C: Each Question Carries 3 Marks
Question 1: Why is it that in winter the temperature remains quite low in northern India?
Question 2: Discuss any two functions of the government.
Section D: Each Question Carries 5 Marks
Question 1: State the various duties of Tehsildars.
Question 2: What are landforms and how are they created?