(Papers) CISCE : Download Class X Exam Papers-2017 (Political Science)
Political Science :
Subject : Political Science
Year : 2017
Duration : 3 Hour
Answer Question 1 (compulsory) from Part I, and five questions from Part II,choosing three questions from Section A and two questions from Section B.
The intended marks for questions or parts of questions are given in brackets.
Answer briefly each of the questions (i) to (x). [10x2]
(i) State two features of a liberal democratic state.
(ii) Distinguish between a flexible constitution and a rigid constitution.
(iii) Distinguish between bi-party system and multi-party system.
(iv) Give one reason why it is important for a federal state to have a bicameral legislature.
(v) Distinguish between political executive and permanent executive.
(vi) In which landmark case was judicial review first exercised by the Supreme Court of the United States?
(vii) Why is November 26 celebrated as Constitution Day in India?
(viii) Which fundamental right was removed by the 44th Constitutional Amendment?
(ix) Briefly explain the composition of the Zila Parishad.
(x) What is meant by communalism, in the Indian context?