9th CBSE Social Studies Examination: Mid Examination Question Paper (2019-20)
Time: 3 Hrs.
Subjec: Social Science
- All the questions are compulsory.
- The question paper is divided into four sections. Section A, Section B, Section C and Section D.
- The question paper has 35 questions in all.
- Marks are indicated against each question.
- Questions from Serial No. 1 to 20 are very short answer type questions. Each question carries 1 mark.
- Question from Serial No. 21 to 28 are 3 marks questions.
- Questions from Serial No. 29 to 34 are 5 marks questions.
- Question no. 35 is a map question of 6 marks. (3 marks from History and 3 marks from Geography).
- After completion, attach the map inside your answer book.
Question: 1. Who all got the right to vote for National Assembly? 
Question: 2.Who led the procession of workers to the Event “Bloody Sunday” in Russia? 
Question: 3. How was Reichstag elected? 
Question: 4. What was the slogan coined by Hitler when he followed his aggressive foreign policy? 
Question: 5. Which island countries are our Southern neighbours? 
Question: 6. Name the mountain ranges in the Eastern part of India forming its boundary with Myanmar. 
Question: 7. Which two peninsular rivers flow through trough? 
Question: 8. Which is the largest river of the peninsular India? 
Question: 9. What is the name of Chinese Parliament? 
9th CBSE Social Studies Examination – Question: 10. What is the basis of a good democratic government? 
Question: 11. When did General Parvez Musharraf become president of Pakistan? 
Question: 12. Who was Nelson Mandela? 
Question: 13. When was the constitution of India adopted and when was it enforced? 
Question: 14. State the ideals which inspired our national leaders. 
Question: 15. What are the factors of production? 
Question: 16. What was the major outcome of Green Revolution in India? 
Question: 17. Why is population considered as an asset? 
Question: 18. Is women’s work in the family considered an Economic activity? 
Question: 19. When is a person considered poor? 
Question: 20. What is the average calorie requirement in India? 
Question: 21. What are the causes of subsistence crisis? 
Question: 22. Why is the difference between the duration of day and night hardly felt at Kanyakumari but not so in Kashmir? 
Question: 23. Why can Pakistan under General Musharraf not be called a democracy? Write in brief. 
Question: 24. Why do we need a constitution? 
Question: 25. When did Apartheid government come to an end in South Africa? 
Question: 26. How did the spread of Electricity help farmers in Palampur? 
Question: 27. Why are women employed in low paid work? 
Question: 28. Give reasons for rapid decline in poverty in different states of India. 
Question: 29. What were the social, economic and political conditions in Russia before 1905? 
Question: 30. Explain any five steps taken by Hitler to establish strong Nazi society. 
Question: 31. What are the characteristics / features of Northern plains of India? 
Question: 32. What are the various drainage patterns formed by the rivers? Explain with diagram. 
Question: 33. Explain the significance of the preamble of the India constitution and the guiding values embedded in it. 
Question: 34. NREGA 2005 is an important anti-poverty programme. Explain. 
(A) On an outline map of World, locate the following: [3+3 = 6]
- Central Power
- Axis Power
- Allied Power
(B) On an outline maps of India, locate the following:
- Aravalli range
- Narmada river
- Sambhar Lake