CBSE Class 10 Social Science Important Questions and Answers: History Chapter 3 The Making of A Global World

CBSE Class 10 Social Science Important Questions:  In this article we are covering the important questions such as MCQs and Assertion Reason Questions from SST History Chapter 3 The Making of A Global World. The answers are also provided in the pdf towards the end of the questions.

CBSE Class 10 Social Science Important Questions and Answers: History Chapter 3 The Making of A Global World
CBSE Class 10 Social Science Important Questions and Answers: History Chapter 3 The Making of A Global World

CBSE Class 10 Social Science Important Questions: In this article, we would be going through some of the most important questions from the 3rd chapter of NCERT History textbook ‘India and the Contemporary World- II i.e The Making of A a Global World. 

CBSE Class 10 Social Science syllabus is divided into four units where the first unit covers History. The other three units cover Geography, Political Science and Economics.

The Making of A Global World is the third chapter in the first unit. Under the theme of Livelihood, Economies and Societies, it covers topic such as The Pre-modern world, The Nineteenth Century (1815-1914), The Inter war Economy and Rebuilding a World Economy: in the Post-War Era to facilitate the understanding, of the emergence of a global world, amongst the students.

Students can  view the complete syllabus of CBSE Class 10 Social Science History Chapter 3 by clicking on the link below:

CBSE Class 10 Social Science Syllabus 2022-2023

Also, students need to check the list of topics deleted from the latest syllabus to not waste time on an already deleted topic.

CBSE Class 10 Social Science DELETED Syllabus 2022-2023

CBSE Class 10 Social Science History Chapter 3 Important Questions

 

MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS

1.Who was Sir Henry Morton Stanley?

(a) Journalist 

(b) Author

(c) Scientist 

(d) Industrialist

  1. Name the famous Indian descent who lived in West Indies and received Nobel Prize for literature
  1. Tagore 
  2. Kalidas 
  3. V. S. Naipaul 
  4. Sudha Murthy

3. Where was Chutney music popular?

(a) Fiji

(b) Guyana

(c) Trinidad

(d) Both (b) and (c)

  1. Name the main destinations of Indian indentured labours
  1. Europe 
  2. China 
  3. Japan 
  4. West Indies

5. Which disease spread like wild fire in Africa in the 1890’s?

(a) Rinderpest

(b) Small pox

(c) Pneumonia

(d) None of these

  1. Why did National Leaders oppose indentured labour migration from India?
  1. It was very cruel 
  2. Health condition was poor
  3. Low wages 
  4. All the above

7. Name the crop mainly exported from India to China by Britain to meet their Import of tea and other products from China.

  1. Opium 
  2. Jute 
  3. Indigo 
  4. Cotton

8. Which was the fabled city of gold?

(a) Peru

(b) Mexico

(c) El Dorado

(d) Spain

  1. Which disease proved a deadly killer for America’s original inhabitants?

(a) Small pox

(b) Chicken pox

(c) Swine pox

(d) None of the above

  1. Who used “assembly line of production”?
  1. TATA 
  2. Henry Ford 
  3. Bajaj 
  4. All the above

11. Who was John Winthrop?

(a) New Hampshire

(b) Pennsylvania

(c) South Carolina

(d) First Governor of the Massachusetts Bay colony

  1. Ottoman Turkey was part of ________ blocs during first world war
  1. Central powers 
  2. Ttipple alliance 
  3. NATO 
  4. Allies

13. Which food travelled West from China to be called sphagetti?

(a) Soya

(b) Ground Nut

(c) Potato

(d) noodles

  1. Russia was part of ________blocs during first world war
  1. Central powers 
  2. Allies 
  3. Axis powers 
  4. None of the above

15. Which one of the following routes are a good example of vibrant pre - modern trade and cultural links between distant parts of the world?

(a) The Garden route

(b) The Silk route

(c) The Great Ocean Road

(d) None of the above

  1. __________economic process started after the decline of Bretten woods Institutions.
  1. Emergence of MNC’s 
  2. Globalisation process
  3. Flow of the capital 
  4. None of the above

17. Who used “assembly line of production”?

  1. TATA 
  2. Henry Ford 
  3. Bajaj 
  4. All the above

18. International trade is mainly controlled by ________

  1. USA 
  2. Japan 
  3. Britain 
  4. MNC’s

19. What were the two common problems that prevailed in Europe until the 19th century.

(a) Unemployment

(b) Poverty

(c) hunger

(d) Both (b) & (c)

  1. The Brettenwoods institutions benefitted to ________Powers of the world.
  1. US and western powers 
  2. African countries
  3. Asian countries 
  4. China and USSR

21. What was the main reason for great depression?

  1. First world war 
  2. Industrial growth
  3. Over production 
  4. None of the above

22. What did ‘indentured labour’ mean ?

(a) Cheap Labour

(b) Free Labour

(c) Bonded Labour

(d) None of these

  1. _________ Step was taken by US capitalists to recover their economy after First world war.
  1. Car production 
  2. Decreasing production
  3. Mass production 
  4. None of the above

24. Mention the two Asian countries that were counted among the world richest countries until the 18th century.

(a) China & India

(b) Mongolia & UAE

(c) India & Japan

(d) China & Japan

  1. One who refuses to accept established beliefs and practices known as:

(a) Fanatic 

(b) Conventionalist 

(c) Liberal 

(d) Dissenter

26. Britain was part of which military bloc during second world war

  1. Axis powers 
  2. Allies 
  3. Central powers 
  4. None of the above

27. ______________ are referred as Bretten woods institutions.

  1. IMF and World Bank 
  2. UNESCO 
  3. WHO 
  4. UNO

28. _________ economic process started after the decline of Bretten Woods  Institutions.

  1. Emergence of MNC’s 
  2. Globalisation process
  3. Flow of the capital 
  4. None of the above

ASSERTION REASON QUESTIONS

Q.1.) Assertion(A): Discovery of America resulted in transformation of trade, life and abundance of wealth for Europeans.

Reason(R): The Americas had vast lands, minerals, silver and gold which enhanced European trade.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.2.) Assertion(A): The pre-modern world became shrinked due to discovery of sea routes to Asia and Western ocean to America in the 16th century .

Reason(R): Before the sixteenth century there was no form of trade in the Indian ocean.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.3.) Assertion(A): Around 50 million people emigrated from Europe to America and Australia in the 19th century.

Reason(R): Huge amount of labour was required in these places to cultivate and meet demands.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.4.) Assertion(A): British Indian government built a network of irrigation canals in Punjab, India.

Reason(R): These Canal Colonies were a way to transport water to semi-desert areas and make them wheat and cotton fields for export by the British .

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.5.) Assertion(A): The expansion of trade was prosperous and beneficial for every part of the world during the nineteenth century.

Reason(R): Rapid growth of the world economy meant some people had to lose their basic freedoms and livelihoods due to Colonisation and consequent changes.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.6.) Assertion(A): The fast spreading cattle plague or rinderpest caused havoc in Africa which was a result of European colonisation.

Reason(R): They all had a single aspiration and united meaning of Swaraj as their call of movement.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.7.) Assertion(A): India had been the greatest exporter of fine cotton to Europe but after industrialisation the inflow of Indian cotton declined.

Reason(R): British cotton manufacturers and industrialists pressured the government to protect local industries which resulted in high taxes on imports of cloth to Britain.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.8.) Assertion(A): India played a crucial role in giving surplus profits to Britain during multilateral trade of the late nineteenth century.

Reason(R): Value of British exports to India was much higher than the value of British imports from India, which Britain gave a surplus to balance its deficits.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.9.) Assertion (A): The world post second world war saw the emergence of the Soviet Union as the new world power.

 Reason(R) Soviet Union had sacrificed its agricultural identity to defeat Germany and gained power while capitalist countries were struck in the Great Depression.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

Q.10.) Assertion(A): India, China and Brazil have undergone slump economic transformation with China being one of the most desired destinations of foreign investment and MNCs.

Reason(R): These developing countries offered low-wages and low-costs which stimulated world trade and capital flows.

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true

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Also visit: CBSE Class 10 Social Science Sample Paper 2022-23 to understand the various types of questions that the Board is expected to ask in the upcoming boards.

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