CBSE class 12 History Papers


Central Board of Secondary Education or CBSE conducts class 12 examinations in the month or March or April. In class 11 the students are divided into three streams i.e. Science, Commerce and Arts. History comes under Arts stream. In History the students are taught about the ancient, medieval and modern History of India as well as World.

The History paper is of 100 marks and the time allotted is 3 hours. The paper contains 23 questions and 2 Maps. There is a code number on the top right hand side of the paper. The candidates are required to write this code on the title page of their answer-book. The students are also given an extra time of 15 minutes for reading the question paper. During this interval they are not allowed to answer the questions.

Answers to the entire question are compulsory. The question paper is divided into 5 parts, part A, B, C, D and E. Part A contains 5 questions and each question is of 2 marks and answers of this part must not exceed 30 words. Part B consists of 3 sections and contains 11 questions, each of 5 marks and answers are to be written in not more than 100 words. Part C contains 2 questions of 8 marks each and answer must not exceed 250 words. Part D consists of 3 questions. In part D students have to answer some questions related to the extracts given. Part E is Map pointing.

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20 Responses to “CBSE class 12 History Papers”

  1. 20

    sir i m salin nd m read in 12th class sir plz give me the sample paper of history

  2. 19
    jyoti tripathi:

    pls kindly mail me lst 5 years 12 history paper cbse

  3. 18

    Sir I want the solved sample papers of history, political science
    in hindi for cbse class 12th

  4. 17
    kanika singh:

    sir, m kanika singh of class 12th and i m a private cbse candidate. so, please can you tell me that what type of question’s are going to come in exam’s ….. my subject’s are.. (history,political science,sociology) please sir try to understand my problem and give some solution.
    your sincerely
    kanika singh

  5. 16
    shivam kumar:

    sir, i want the history sample papers in hindi

  6. 15

    please send me lots of suggestions that how i am getting maximum marks in history,english, and send me these subjects at previous years question paper also. As early as soon…..

  7. 14
    gajendra jhalaa:

    how much can CBSE book help me for IAS prepration

  8. 13

    i want name of some additional books for 12th history

  9. 12
    ruhita rao:

    m not able to understand history please tell me wat type od questions are coming in board exam..please tell me on my id its a reqst i will be very thankful to u..

  10. 11
    prince sorout:

    sir i want hindi medium question paper of poltical science, history

  11. 10

    i want last 10 years history cbse board papers .so kindly mail the papers in my id.i will be very thankful to you

  12. 9
    nancy sharma1994:

    Sir I want the solved sample papers of history in english medium…since the pattern has changed I need the sample paper in dat form.

  13. 8
    Ankush kohli:

    sir i want hindi medium question paper based on cbse2011-2012 of history, geography and political science.

  14. 7
    Utta Kumar:

    Sir I need solved/unsolved Question paper for class XII’s History(CBSE)from 2008 to 2011 all sets of Delhi,All India and Foreign Set.

  15. 6

    Sir I need solved Question paper for class XII’s computer science

  16. 5
    kp yadav:

    i am student of class 12 arts .I want past years sample and question paper and tips for above 90%.

  17. 4

    main kaise pass hou btao .mjhe history samajh nai a rhi

  18. 3
    David Singha:

    I am very weak in history subject and dn’t have any idea 2 pass also. . . can you please help I’m in a depression.

  19. 2
    aditya singh:

    Mention two main functions of the Village Panchayats in the 16th and
    17th centuries in India.

  20. 1
    barkha bakshi:

    who is the national grandfather