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CYCLE TEST - 2
STD: VI
Date: _________
Sub: Social Science
Max. Marks: 20
Q.1. Fill in the blanks:
(4 m)
1. All public servants are engaged in ______________ employment.
2. The _________________________ are coral islands.
3. ______________________ developed the decimal system.
4. _______________ labour was not known during Second Urbanisation.
Q.2. Choose the correct option:
(4 m)
1. __________________ were a special feature of cities of 2nd Urbanisation.
(a) Rulers
(b) Fortifications
(c) Religions
2. The Bamiyan Buddha was found in ________________________.
(a) Pakistan
(b) Indonesia
(c) Afghanistan
3. A labourer is involved in__________________ employment.
(a) wage
(b) regular
(c) self
4. Himalayas are ______________ mountains.
(a) block
(b) fold
(c) volcanic
Q.3. Match the following:
(2 m)
Column A
Column B
1. Malabar Coast (a) a secondary occupation
2. Varanasi (b) a centre of Sanskrit learning
3. Bakeries (c) Western Coastal Plain
4. Champa (d) a tertiary occupation
(e) Famous for silk cloth
Q.4. State whether the statements are True or False:
(3 m)
1. Sunderbans Delta is the largest delta in the world. ____________
2. Large scale farmers own land between 2 to 5 hectares. ____________
3. Pepper had a great attraction for the Romans. ___________
4. Kalidasa was a great poet-dramatist of Sanskrit language. ___________
5. Plateaus are very fertile lands. ________________
6. Pottery making is a rural livelihood. _____________
Q.5. Answer the following questions:
(4m)
1. What is migration?
A. ________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________
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2. Name four neighbouring countries of India.
A. ________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________
3. What is Silk Route?
A. _________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________
4. What is Charaka Samhita?
A. _________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________
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Q.6. Locate the following on the map of India:
(3 m)
1. Lakshadweep Islands 2. Mt. Kanchenjunga 3. Arabian Sea 4. New Delhi