Question Papers For Board Examinations 2019
Class – XII
Subject – Political Science
Subject : Political Science
Class : XII
Year : 2019
General Instructions :
(i) All questions are compulsory. This questions paper has 27 questions in all. There are five sections in question paper.
(ii) Section A contains Questions number 1 – 5 of one mark each. The answers to these questions should not exceed 20 words each.
(iii) Section B contains Questions number 6 – 10 of two marks each. The answers to these questions should not exceed 40 words each.
(iv) Section C contains Questions number 11 – 16 of four marks each. The answers to these questions should not exceed 100 words each.
(v) Section D contains Questions number 17 – 21 of five marks each. The answers to these questions should not exceed 150 words each.
(vi) In Section D Question number 21 is a map-based question. Write its answer in your answer- book.
(vii) Section E contains Questions number 22 – 27 of six marks each. The answers to these questions should not exceed 150 words each.
SECTION – A
1. Highlight any one democratic value which the bureaucratic and authoritarian Soviet System lacked.
What is meant by ‘Western Alliance’ formed during the Cold War period ?
2. Justify the reorganization of states in India on language basis by giving one suitable argument.
3.Highlight any one benefit of having an International Organization.
Explain the importance of ‘Arms Control’ as a measure of traditional security.
4. Which one of the following statements related to the Iraq invasion by the US is incorrect ?
(a) More than forty other countries were involved in this invasion.
(b) The UN had given consent to invade Iraq.
(c) The invasion was to prevent Iraq from developing weapons of mass destruction.
(d) The US lost over 3000 military personnel in this war.