CBSE Class 6 Social Science Sample Papers

Marks: 25
Duration: 1 hour

Section A: Each Question Carries 1 Mark

Question 1: Where is the Iron Pillar located?
a) Madhya Pradesh
b) Bihar
c) Delhi
d) Uttar Pradesh

Question 2: Who wrote Harshavardhana's autobiography?
a) Kalidasa Answer any 8 questions from the following
b) Ashoka
c) Banabhatta
d) Xuan zang

Question 3: Who was the most important ruler of the Satavahanas?
a) Gautami Balasri
b)Gautama Buddha
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?