ISC History 2010 Class-12 Previous Year Question Papers Solved

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ISC History 2010 Class-12 Previous Year Question Papers Solved


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 Part-I

Sections-A of Part-II

Sections-B of Part-II


Maximum Marks: 80
Time allowed: Three hours

  • Candidates are allowed additional 15 minutes for only reading the paper. They must NOT start writing during this time.
  • Answer Question 1 (Compulsory) from Part I and five questions from Part II, choosing two questions from Section A, two
  • questions from Section B and one question from either Section A or Section B.
  • The intended marks for questions or parts of questions are given in brackets [ ].

Part-I (20 Marks)
Answer all questions

ISC History 2010 Class-12 Previous Year Question Papers Solved

Question 1. [20]
(i) State one action taken by Tllak to arouse the feeling of Nationalism among the people
(ii) Name two well-known revolutionary organisations in Bengal and Maharashtra (one each).
(iii) Who led the deputation of Muslims that met Lord Minto in 1906 ?
(iv) Why did the Indians resent the Rowlatt Act of 1919 ?
(v) Which incident led to the suspension of the Non-cooperation Movement by Gandhiji ?
(vi) What was the impact of the Poona Pact of 1932 ?
(vii) Write the expanded forms of AITUC and AIKS.
(viii) When and in which year was the Quit India Resolution passed ?
(ix) Mention any two proposals contained in the Indian Independence Act.
(x) Give the name of the agreement signed by India and Pakistan relating to sharing of river waters.
(xi) What was the purpose of the Dopolavaro set up by Mussolini ?
(xii) State one way in which Hitler eliminated unemployment in Germany.
(xiii) Mention one economic problem that led to the rise of militarism in Japan.
(xiv) What was the Pact of Steel ?
(xv) What was the significance of the Battle of El Alamein in 1942 ?
(xvi) Mention any one primary objective of the EEC.
(xvii) Under which provision was the position of the United Nations General Assembly strengthened ?
(xviii) Name two founder members of ASEAN.
(xix) Why was the World Zionist Organization formed ?
(xx) Who was the chief of the PLO when it was formed ?
Answer 1:
(viii) The Quit India Resolution was passed on 8 August, 1942.

(ix) The two proposals contained in the Indian Independence Act were :

  • The princely states were given the choice to join either of the Dominions or to retain their independence.
  • Pakistan was to comprise of territories of Sind, British Baluchistan, North Western Frontier Province, the West Punjab and East Bengal.

(x) Indus Waters Treaty (1960) was the name of the agreement signed by India and Pakistan relating to sharing of river waters.

(xii) Created even more jobs – money spent on manufacturing weapons, tanks, ships & aircraft. Heavy industry especially benefited. 1933-39 production of coal & chemicals doubled, oil and iron & steel trebled and iron ore extraction increased five-fold. Expansion of army created more jobs – from 100,000 in 1933 (the limit set by Versailles Treaty) to 900,000 by 1938.

(xiii) This world-wide depression led to a collapse of international trade because each country raised protective tariffs to protect her own interests. This development was fatal to Japan’s economy which depended heavily on export trade. Thus, between 1929 and 1931, Japan’s exports dropped by 50%, unemployment reached 3 million, and peasants real income dropped one-third as a result of falling prices for silk. Then, there was a failure of rice crop in 1932. Such rural distresses intensified the discontents of the army officers, many of whom had connections with the rural population. The people lost faith in democratic means and strengthened the case of militarism.

(xiv) The pact of steel, known formally as the pact of friendship and Alliance between Germany and Italy, was a military and political alliance between the kingdom of Italy and Nazi Germany.

(xv) The Second Battle of El Alamein pushed all German forces out of North Africa and opened up the way for the invasion of Sicily and Italy. It was a major defeat for Rommel’s Desert Army. Winston Churchill was quoted as saying: “before Alamein we never won a battle, after Alamein we never lost one”.

(xvi) The EEC (European Economic Community) was formed in 1958 after the Treaty of Rome by six countries- Federal Republic of Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, France and Italy. Their goals were to achieve a new age of peace, democracy, cooperation and economic union and prosperity between the European nations and citizens after the World War II.

(xvii) Uniting for Peace Resolution 1950 was the provision which strengthened the position of the United Nations General Assembly.

(xix) The World Zionist Organization was founded as the Zionist Organization in 1897. It changed its name to World Zionist Organization in lanuary, 1960. The Zionist Organization served as an umbrella organization for the Zionist movement, whose objective was the creation of a Jewish homeland in Palestine.

(xx) Yasser Arafat was the chief of the PLO when it was formed.


Part—II (60 Marks)

ISC History 2010 Class-12 Previous Year Question Papers Solved

Answer five questions in all, choosing two questions from Section A, two questions from Section B and one question from either Section A or Section B.

Section—A

Question 2.
(a) Describe the causes and circumstances that the closing decades of the 19th and early years of the 20th century. [10] (b) What were the motives of Lord Curzon behind the partition of Bengal ? [6]

Question 3.
(a) What was the impact of the First World War on Indian Politics ? [10] (b) What were the activities of the Home Rule League ? [4] (c) Name two prominent leaders of the Ghadar Party. [2]

Question 4.      (ISC History 2010 Class-12)
(a) . What were the events which led to the Jalianwala Bagh massacre ? [4] (b) Why did Mahatma Gandhi support the Khilafat Movement ? [2] (c) Discuss the development of the Non-cooperation Movement. [10]

Question 5.        (ISC History 2010 Class-12)
On August 8, 1940, a new policy called the ‘August Offer’ was announced. In this context, answer the following questions :
(a) What was the chief proposal of the ‘August Offer’ ? Why was the August Offer rejected by the Congress ? [4] (b) What was the importance of the Lahore Session of 1940 ? [4] (c) Why did the Cripps Mission come to India ? What were the proposals of the Cripps Mission? Why were the proposals rejected by almost all the Indian political parties ? [8] Answer 5:
(a) In June 1940, Quaid-e-Azam and M. A. Jinnah had made some proposals, for bringing cooperation between the League and the Government. In these proposals, Jinnah had demanded that the Muslim leadership should be treated equally in the matter of authority and control in the Central and Provincial Governments.

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