General Instructions :
(i) Answer all the questions. Some questions have internal choice. Marks are indicated against each question.
(ii) Answer to questions no. 1 to 3 carrying 2 marks should not exceed 30 words each.
(iii) Answer to questions no. 4 to 9 carrying 4 marks should not exceed 100 words each. Students should attempt only five questions in this section.
(iv) Question no. 10 (for 4 marks) is a value based question and compulsory.
(v) Answer to questions no. 11 to 13 carrying 8 marks should not exceed 350 words each.
(vi) Questions no. 14 to 16 are source based questions and have no internal choice.
(vii) Question no. 17 is a Map question that includes identification and location of significant test items. Attach the map with the answer-book.
1. Describe the basis on which archaeologists identified the centres of craft production in the Harappan culture.
2. Explain the sources of revenue of Village Panchayats during the Mughal rule in India.
3. Examine the impact of ‘Limitation Laws’ passed by the British in 1859.