Except for the following questions, all the remaining questions have been asked in Set I.
Q. 3. Distinguish between renewable and non renewable natural resources. Give two distinctions. 1+1=2
Q. 15.* Explain the role of Swami Dayanand Saraswati in reforming the Indian society. 4
Q. 16. Describe four demerits of conventional sources 4
Describe four major peculiarities of coal as a source of energy as well as a raw material.
Q. 17. Why is skill development important for employment generation? Give four reasons. 4
Q. 19. Explain the problem of insurgency in the North-East of India. How is it posing a threat to the nation’s security? 4
Q. 23. Describe three geographical requirements for maize cultivation— temperature, rainfall and soil. Name three major maize producing States of India. 6
Q. 25. Explain the provisions made in the Constitution of India for the development and protection of children. 6
Define Communalism. Explain various factors responsible for the growth of communalism in India.
Q. 26. ‘Consumer awareness in the developing countries is essential.’ Give arguments in support of the statement.