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CBSE 10th Class English Question Paper 2019

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CBSE 10th Class English Question Paper 2019

Read the following passage carefully.

1. Few guessed that this quiet, Parentless girl growing in New York city would one day become the first lady of the United States. Even fewer thought she would become and author and lecturer and a woman much admired and loved by people throughout the world.

2. Born Anna Elanor Roosevelt in 1884 to wealthy but trouble parent who were died while she was young, Roosevelt was carried for by her grandmother and send to school in England in 1905 she married her cousin Franklin Delano Roosevelt. She and her husband has 6 children also there were wealthy her life was not easy and she suffered several personal tragedies. Her second Son died when he was a baby. In 1921 her strong athletes husband was stricken with polio left him physically disabled for life.

3. Eleanor Roosevelt was a remarkable women who had great Intelligence and immediate strength of character. She never let things get her down. She nursed her husband back to good health and encourage him to remain in politics. She then help him to become governor of New York and in 1933 president of United State.

4. While her husband was President she took a great interest in all the affairs of country. She become her husband leg and eyes. she visited prisons and hospitals; she went down into mines up scaffolding and into factories. Roosevelt was tireless and daring. During the depression all over the country bringing goodwill, reassurance and help to people without food and job. During World War II she visited American soldiers in camp all over the world the United States never know in a first lady like her.

5. Roosevelt also kept in touch with the American people through a daily newspaper column called my day, see broadcast on radio and deliver lecture all first four first lady.

1.1 On the basis of your understanding of the above passage answer the following question( any eight)

  1. How was Eleanor Roosevelt personality in contract to what she become?
  2. Apart from being the First Lady what else did she have to her credit?
  3. What challenges did she face in her personal life but remain unfazed?
  4. Eleanor was a strong woman who helped her husband to become the president of America. How?
  5. What does the statement she become her husband’s leg and eyes mean?
  6. What was her special contribution during the depression?
  7. How did she motivate soldier during World War II?
  8. What did she do for the First time for a First Lady?
  9. What side of her personality is reflected in this passage?

2. Read the passage given below carefully and answer the question that follow.

1. overpowering prey is the challenge to creature that do not have Limbs. Some special like Russell’s viper inject poison. Some other opt for the alternative non chemical method Rat Snake, for instance catch and push their prey against the ground while pythons use their muscle power to catch their prey to death. But snake can’t be neatly divided into poisonous and nonpoisonous categories.

2. even species listed as non poisonous are not completely free for poison. The common sand boa for instance, produce secretions particularly poisonous to birds. So the species does not take any chance – it correct it and inject poison as an extra step.

3. Do vipers need poison powerful enough to kill hundred of rats with just one drop? After all they eat only one or two at a time.

4. While hunting animals their worst to kill most efficiently, there prey use any trick to avoid become a meal, such as developing immunity to poison. For instance Californian ground squirrels are resident to know some specific Rattlesnake poison.

5. Competition with prey is not the only thing driving snake to evolve more and more deadly poison snake also struggle to avoid become prey themselves.

6. Some snake killer have partial immunity to poison. Famously mongooses are highly resistant to Cobra poison and with their speed and agility kills snakes fearlessly. It would be death of Cobra as a species if they did not evolve more deadly poison to stop mongooses.

7. Poison has another important role. It it’s an extreme meat softener, specific enzyme break up the inside of a prey. Normally, a reptile depends on the sun’s warm rays to aid digestion.

8. But I wonder if we cannot use vemon in our favour. In remote part of India local hospitality involves leather tough meat. I chew and chew until my jaws ache. If i spit it out or refuse, our hosts would be offended, I swallow like a python stuffing a deer down its throat and hope. I don’t choke. If only I had poison.

2.1 Read the questions given below and answer any four in 30-40 word each.

  1. Russell Viper and rat snake have different method to attack prey. how?
  2. How does Sand Boa kill its prey?
  3. There is constant tussle between the hunting animal and its Prey. why?
  4. What Max Mongoose a snake predator?
  5. What difficulty does the writer face when he is entertained in the remote part of India?

2.2 On the basis of your reading of the above passage in any two of the following blanks.

Overpowering________ is a challenge for creature that do not have Limbs.

  • a killer
  • humans
  • a python
  • prey

Poison__________ Meat.

  • enhances taste of
  • hardnes
  • softnes
  • breaks down

Californian squirrels are______ Rattlesnake poison.

  • affair of
  • helpless against
  • resistant to
  • indifferent to

Find word from the passage which mean the same as(any two):

  • Another (Para 1)
  • Liquid Substances released from glands (Para 2)
  • Particular (Para 7)

Section – B

3. You have lost The Original certificate of class X and Class XII.You want to get the duplicates issued but you do not know the procedure. Write a letter to chairman CBSE, Preet Vihar enquiring about the fee to be deposited, mode of payment, time taken by board for issuing duplicate certificate and any other formalities you are Tarun 7/ 9 Kunj Apartments Shimla(100-120 words)


More and more people are used to carry mobile phones to their workplace. However the use of mobile phone can be dangerous at certain times and place write an article on the topic, Mobile Phone Manners. Take hints from the information that follows.

  • The Government on Thursday Banned the use of cellular phone on petrol pump as they could not ignore the flammable vapours in the air.
  • Don’t use mobile
  • While driving
  • Inside an aircraft
  • When in can I see you
  • if you are here in heart patient or someone who has pacemaker.

4. Develop a short story in 150-200 word which begins as of following

Last Sunday I going with my friend decided to go to Riverside for a picnic. We planned to spend the whole day there but_________ . Give a suitable title also.


With the help of following cues develop a short story along with the title in150-200 world:

A cap seller carrying a bundle of caps_____ sleep under a tree____ put the bundle beside him______ some monkey take away the caps__________ find monkey wearing caps_____ angry ______ throw his own cap________ monkey throw their caps_____ collect______ happy.

5. Fill in any four of the following blanks choosing the most appropriate options from the ones given below each. Write the answer in your answer sheet against the correct blank number

Birds and animal live in the lap (a)____ nature and can predict the changes accurately. Swallows usually fly high (b)__________the sky. But during a storm, they come down (c)________ fly close to the ground. if they fly I low you (d) _________ be sure of strong winds. Even I told can be (e)_______ reliable weatherman.

(a) – (i) in (ii) of (iii) on (iv) for
(b) – (i) in (ii) of (iii) on (iv) to
(c) – (i) nor (ii) or (iii) but (iv) and
(d) – (i) would (ii) should (iii) might (iv) could
(e) – (i) a (ii) an (iii) the (iv) some

6. The following paragraph has not been edited there is an error in each line the error along with correction in the space provided. Do any four

                                                        Error => Correction

the pleasure in being outdoors eg.  in=>of

is fundamental for human     (i) _____  _______

happiness. There are so much  (ii) _____  _______

to learn and its is an constant  (iii) _____  _______

source for delight to know more on the   (iv) _____  _______

flora and fauna around. One disciver   (v) _____  _______

how excited the world is

7. Rearrange any four of the following word/Phrases to make meaningful sentences.

  • ignore/instinct/ my first/ the snake /was too
  • I did not want /killed one /I had /it /as /never /to kill
  • only dangerous /Duty /to/ was /kille/ my/ones
  • back /and returned /farm/ I went/ to the /stick with a
  • hesitated /it /I /but still /Attack /to

Section C

8. Read the extract given below and answer the question that follow:

when I casually mentioned this to a friend hi casually replied that I had better get one in the tigris marshes for there they were as common as mosquito and were often tamed by the Arabs. We were going to Basra to be Consulate-General to collect and answer our mail from Europe. Consulate-General we found that my friend’s mail had arrived but the mine has not.


  • why was they?
  • What could the author get one?
  • Find the exact word from the extract which means domesticated?
  • What did the author author find at the Consulate-General


(There is a languid, emerald sea,
where the soul inhabitant is me-
mermaid drifting blissfully)


  • How does me stand for?
  • How does me feel?
  • Who is me compared to?
  • which word in the extract means opposite to sorrowfully?

9. Answer any four of following questions in 30-40 word is:

  • How did kisa Gautami realise is that life and death is a normal process?
  • Why did Maddie write a note to Peggy and then store it?
  • How can you say that the Horace Danby was good and respectable but not completely honest?
  • What difficulty do the crew of the Space Probe face on the Earth?
  • What was the most fascinating thing that Valli saw on the street?

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