CBSE Class 12 History Exam Pattern, Preparation & Exam Day Tips

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  • What was strategies that were used to increase agricultural production from the 6th century BC?
  • Why is Akbar considered as the greatest of all the mughals?
  • Explain the factors that should be kept in mind by the historian while handling textual traditions?
  • ‘Rumours circulate only when they resonate, with the deep fears and suspicion of the people’. How was this statement true in the context of the Revolt of 1857?
  • Explain how the fortification and roads in the city of Vijayanagara were unique and impressive?
  • Analyse how the Mughal Emperor’s Court procedures reflected his status and power.
  • Why do we call Mahabharat “ A Dynamic Text”.
  • Describe the features of settlement of the Harappan civilization.
  • Explain the resolution passed by the congress at the initiative of Nehru and Gandhiji on the rights of minorities.
  • Describe the life style of the Pahariyas in the late 19th century.
  • Describe the agricultural technologies followed by the Harappans.
  • Explain the growth of Puranic Hinduism from 600 BCE to 600 CE.
  • Explain how Krishanadeva Raya was able to expand and consolidate his empire of Vijayanagara ? Explain the causes of the decline of Vijaynagara after his death.
  • What measures were taken to keep the unity among the rebels during 1857 ? How did the British try to suppress the rebellion ? Explain.
  • Bernier’s accounts influenced western theorists from the 18th century’.Give arguments to support the statement
  • Assess the impact of partition of India on Indian women.
  • Describe any two architectural styles used by the British in the construction of public buildings in Bombay.
  • What are the distinctive features of the Mughal mobility?
  • Why do you think that the traditions of Baba Guru Nanak remain significant even in the 21st century?

Some Important Maps Practices.

Book (I)

  • Mature Harappan Sites
  • Mahajanapadas and cities
  • Distribution of Ashokan inscriptions
  • Buddhist sites
  • Kingdoms and Towns: Satvahana, Guptas, Mathura, Kannauj, Shravasti, Rajgir, Vaishali

Book (II)

  • Bidar, Golkunda, Mysore, Kaanchipuram, Quilon, Vijayanagar.
  • Territories under Babur, Akbar and Aurangzeb.

Book (III)

  • Territories under British control ( 1857 )
  • Important centres of the national movement : Champaran, Kheda, Ahmedabad, Benaras, Amritsar, Chauri Chaura, Lahore, Bardoli,Dandi, Bombay (Quit India Resolution), Karachi.

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