CBSE Sample Papers for Class 7 Social Science
Subject: Social Science Maximum Marks: 50
II Semester Time Duration: 2 hrs
General Instructions: Read the questions carefully before answering
- Questions 1 to 10 carry 1 mark each. Answer in 1 or 2 sentences
- Questions 11 to 20 carry 2 marks each. Answer in 3 or 4 sentences
- Questions 21 to 25 carry 3 marks each. Answer in 5 or 6 sentences
- Question 26 carries 5 marks.
Q1. The two popular religious beliefs of the eighteenth century were ___________.
- a) Bhakti and Jainism
- b) Bhakti and Sufism
- c) Sufism and Buddhism
- d) Bhakti and Buddhism
Q2. Which of the following trees is not found in the coniferous forests? ___________.
- a) Pine
- b) Spruce
- c) Rosewood
- d) Cedar
Q3. Advertisements, though they are free creative expressions, exhibit ___________.
- a) Equality
- b) Injustice
- c) Inequality
- d) None of these
Q4. The state of Hyderabad was founded by ___________.
- a) Aurangzeb
- b) Shuja-ud-Daula
- c) Nizam Mulk Asaf Jah
- d) Saadat Khan
Q5. Which of the following countries does not lie within the Amazon Basin? __________.
- a) Argentina
- b) Colombia
- c) Peru
- d) Venezuela
Q6. Women, tribals, dalits, poor and minorities are __________.
- a) Treated with respect
- b) Ignored
- c) Protected
- d) Discriminated against
Q7. The dargah of Sufi saint Salim Chishti is at ___________.
- a) Delhi
- b) Aligarh
- c) Sikri
- d) Ajmer
Q8. The Brahmaputra Plain is rich in deposits of ____________.
- a) Copper
- b) Petroleum
- c) Iron ore
- d) Bauxite
Q9. It is necessary for the media to provide __________ report.
- a) A balanced
- b) A factual
- c) A biased
- d) A detailed
Q10. Madurai was an important ____________.
- a) Religious centre
- b) Administrative centre
- c) Trading centre
- d) Port city
Q11. What types of forest are found in the Ganga-Brahmaputra Basin?
Q12. How is brand created?
Q13. Write short notes on the Jats?
Q14. What makes South Africa a major producer and exporter of wool in the world?
Q15. What does the constitution say regarding equality for the people?
Q16. What is the shariat?
Q17. Mention the products obtained from the coniferous forests?
Q18. What is print media? Give two examples.
Q19. What were the reforms introduced by the Nizam of Hyderabad?
Q20. Name the rivers that drain the prairies.
Q21. State the responsibilities of media?
Q22. Write a note on tribal livelihood.
Q23. Describe the type of vegetation found in deserts.
Q24. What are the modes of payment at a street shop, neighbourhood shop, a shopping complex and over the Internet?
Q25. Describe the landform features of Ladakh?
Q26. What are the common features of the three regional states of Bengal, Awadh and Hyderabad?