Question 11: Read the features of a soil given below and name the related soil.
Answer: Alluvial soil
Question 12: In the question given below, there are two statements marked as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). Read the statements and choose the correct option:
Assertion (A): Democracy is a legitimate government.
Reason (R): Regular, free and fair elections are the spirit of democracy.
Answer: (a) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
Question 13: Which one of the following was NOT the reason for the popularity of scientific ideas among the common people in eighteenth century Europe?
Answer: (d) Traditional aristocratic groups supported it
Question 14: Name the two hostile groups of Second World War.Answer: Axis Power and Allied Power
Name the two industrialists of Bombay who built huge industrial empires during nineteenth century.
Answer: Dinshaw Petit and Jamsetjee Nusserwanjee Tata
Question 15: Which among the following best signifies the idea of liberal nationalism of nineteenth century Europe?
Answer: (c) Freedom of individual and equality before law
Question 16: “When France sneezes, the rest of Europe catches cold”. Who among the following said this popular line?
Answer: (b) Matternich
Question 17: Certain events are given below. Choose the appropriate chronological order:
Choose the correct option:
Answer: (d) 4-3-1-2
Question 18: Complete the following table with appropriate terms in places of A and B
|Means of Transportation|
Answer: (A) Pipelines (b) Overseas
Question 19: Read the following information and write a single term for it.
The Constitution of India provides freedom to profess and practice any religion to all its citizens. The Constitution of India prohibits discrimination on religious grounds.
Question 20: Consider the following statements regarding language policy of Indian federation.
Choose the right option from the following:
Answer: (d) 1, 2 and 3
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