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ENGLISH (Set II— Compartment Outside Delhi)
Except for the following questions, all the remaining questions have been asked in Set I .
SECTION - B
(ADVANCED WRITING SKILLS)
B2. Recently you have celebrated the golden jubilee of your school, Noida Public School, Noida. Write a report in 125 words to be published in your school magazine. Sign as Vinod/Vinodini of Class XII. 10
Your school is organ ising a Science and Technology. In connection with it, prepare a poster to bring home to the people the importance of conservation of electricity, Your school is A.P. Public School, Daryaganj, Delhi. (Words limit—5O words)
B3. ABC Pharmaceutical Company, Madurai requires a few marketing executives. Write a letter to the Personnel Manager of the company, applying for the post, giving your bio-data. You are Madhav/Madhavi, No. 18, Car Street, Maduri.10
You are Apoorva. You bought a Electronic Coffee Maker from Ram Electronics, Gandhi Marg, Nagpur. It does not function properly. Write a letter to the Sales Manager of the shop, complaining about the defect and asking for immediate replacement or repair, as necessary.
SECTION - C
C2. Answer the following in 30-40 words each: 6x2=12
(i) Compare the women in ancient India with the women in 18th and 19th century India.
(ii) What makes Max Mueller think that a channel of communication was present between India, Syria and Palestine?
(iii) What does the poet of ‘Once Upon a Time’ want to relearn and what does he want to be
(iv) How has tourism industry caused immense environmental degradation?
(v) Why does the narrator think that the progress is only on one side of the hedge?
(vi) Why were people practising law exalted to a seat in the British Parliament?
C5. Answer the following in 30-40 words each: 4x2=8
(i) What is the spiritual dimension that Karan Singh refers in the lesson
“Youth and the Tasks Ahead” ? How does it help us?
(ii) How does the mother bear treat its grown-up cubs?
(iii) What were the banker’s fears when he realised that the lawyer was about to win the bet?
(iv) What, according to Barin, was an incredible coincidence?
CBSE 2004 Question Papers Class XII