Comprehensive Guide Answer key IT 402 Class 10 Board Paper 2023

In this article, I will discuss Answer key IT 402 Class 10 Board Paper 2023. IT 402 or Information Technology 402 Class 10 examination was held on 13.03.2023. So here we go!

This answer key is prepared after discussion with subject experts and according to their suggestions, answers are given.

This is not a final or official marking scheme or answer key by CBSE. Students’ answers will be evaluated by the CBSE board’s official answer key. All answers are suggested answers. So let us begin.

Answer key IT 402 Class 10 Board Paper 2023

Let us begin to Answer key IT 402 Class 10 Board Paper 2023. Many questions have been asked as similar as I have uploaded my Sample Papers and Mock Test. Here we go!

SECTION A: OBJECTIVE-TYPE QUESTIONS – Mock Test Information Technology Class 10

Q. 1 Answer any 4 out of the given 6 questions on Employability Skills (1 x 4 = 4 marks)

[1] _____________ refers to focusing human efforts for maintaining a healthy body and mind., capable of withstanding stressful situations.

a) Artificial Intelligence

b) Stress Management

c) Motivation

d) Emotional Intelligence

[2] Which of the following is not the benefit of stress management?

a) Boosts Immunity

b) Reduces Efficiency

c) Improves Mood

d) Prevent Behavioral Problems

[3] ____________ are computer programs that can damage the data and software programs or steal the information stored on a computer.

a) Spam

b) Viruses

c) Junk Mail


[4] _____________ is a horizontal bar present at bottom of the Windows desktop.

a) Status Bar

b) Menu Bar

c) Task Bar

d) Recycle Bin

[5] State whether the following statement is a myth or reality:

Entrepreneurs are born a certain way.

[6] Which of the following is not true for entrepreneurs?

a) They create needs and demands

b) They provide raw materials

c) They do not create jobs

d) They help society by supporting infrastructure development

Q. 2 Answer any 5 out of the given 6 questions (1 x 5 = 5 marks)

[1] _______________ controls all aspects of a paragraph’s appearance, such as text alignment, tab stops, line spacing, and borders, and can include character formatting.

a) Page Style

b) Character Style

c) Cell Style

d) Paragraph Style

[2] How many levels of headings does Open Office Writer evaluate to build the Table of contents?

a) 8

b) 9

c) 10

d) 12

[3] Reema has created a pamphlet on ‘Tour to West India’. She has inserted mani images to make it more presentable but the size of the images is occupying a lot of space. Her friend has suggested her to reduce the size of the images. Which of the following options will help her in doing the task without losing any content of the images?

a) Recolor

b) Docking

c) Resize

d) Rotate

[4] Which of the graphic filter is used to increase the contrast of an image in a document?

a) Smooth

b) Sharpen

c) Remove Noise

d) Invert

[5] Which of the following is not used when creating a mail-merge document?

a) Spreadsheet

b) Document

c) Paint

d) Database

[6] Which mode is used to apply a style to many different areas of a document quickly without going back and formatting window in a writer?

Q. 3 Answer any 5 out of the given 6 questions (1 x 5 = 5 marks)

[1] A colored border, with _________, appears around a cell where changes are made in a shared worksheet.

a) a dot in the upper left-hand corner

b) a dot in the lower left-hand corner

c) a cross in the upper left-hand corner

d) a cross in the upper right-hand corner

[2] ____________ feature adds data arranged in a group of cells in Calc with labels for columns and/or rows.

a) Average

b) Subtotal

c) Goal Seek

d) Solver

[3] A _________ refers to a cell or range of cells on a worksheet whose data values can be used in a formula.

a) sheet

b) cell

c) cell reference

d) cell data

[4] ______________ feature of Calc is used to test ‘what-if’ questions.

a) Solver

b) Goal Seek

c) Scenario

d) Styles

[5] Macros are especially useful to ___________ the same way over and over again.

a) repeat a task

b) reject a task

c) report a task

d) comment a task

[6] ____________ feature of Calc helps to track what data was changed, when the change was made, who made the change and in which cell the change occured.

a) Record Changes

b) Edit Record

c) Change Record

d) Macro

Q. 4 Answer any 5 out of the given 6 questions (1 x 5 = 5 marks)

[1] Which of the following is not an example of DBMS?

a) PostgreSQL

b) SQLite

c) FoxPro

d) Imperss

[2] A ___________ is an interface in a user-specified layout that lets users to view, enter, and changes data directly in database objects such as tables.

a) frame

b) form

c) relation

d) report

[3] Which of the following is expanded form of SQL?

a) Systematic Query Language

b) Structured Query Language

c) Software Query Language

d) Structural Query Language

[4] ___________ is usually suitable for less amount of data. (Relational/Flat File)

[5] Binary data types in a database can be using for storing _________________

a) photos, music files, etc.

b) integer values,

c) only images files

d) only video files

[6] ____________ clause can be used with the SELECT statement in SQL to specify which rows to retrieve from the table.





Q. 5 Answer any 5 out of the given 6 questions (1 x 5 = 5 marks)

[1] ________ is an accessibility function which is designed for people who have vision impairment or cognitive disabilities.

a) Filter Keys

b) Sound Key

c) Toggle Keys

d) Sticky Keys

[2] Networks in which certain computers have special dedicated tasks providing services to other computers (in the network) are called ___________

a) hierarchical

b) dedicated server

c) peer to peer

d) client server

[3] ______________ provides Internet access by transmitting digital data over wires of a local telephone network.


b) P2P

c) DSL

d) Modem

[4] A __________ is an unplanned event that may happen all of a sudden and may lead to unwanted or unprecedented results/outcomes.

a) emergency

b) hazard

c) accident

d) illness

[5] A _____________ worker will always perform to the post to his ability.

a) fast working

b) highly educated

c) happy and healthy

d) stressed

[6] _________________ is the process of emptying a place in case of an emregency.

a) Emergency

b) Accident

c) Drill

d) Evacuation


Answer any 3 out of the given 5 questions on Employability Skills (2 x 3 = 6 marks)

Answer each question in 20 – 30 words.

Q – 6 What is self-awareness? Also give any two benefits of self-awareness.

Q – 7 Give one example of each of the following stress causal agents for students:

a) Mental

b) Social

Q – 8 Differentiate between files and folders.

ExtensionFiles may or may not have extensions.Folders do not have extensions.
ContainerA file cannot contain another file/folder.A folder can contain any number of file/folders.
Memory sizeA file has certain size and memory consumption.A folder has no size of its own. It derives the size from the files it contains.
AttributesName, Extension, Date, Time, Length and Protection (Read-Only, hidden etc.)Name, Date, Time and Protection (Read-Only, hidden etc.)
Supported operationsOpen, save, rename, print, email and modify file content.Move, rename, delete and share.
SharingFiles cannot be shared on network on their own.Folders can be shared on network.

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Q – 9 Given any two qualities of an entrepreneur.

Q – 10 Give any two promotional functions of an entrepreneur.

Answer any 4 out of the given 6 questions in 20 – 30 words each (2 x 4 = 8 marks)

Q – 11 Difference between keep scale and keep image size options while cropping an image in a document.

Q -12 Give any two characteristics of a template in Open Office Writer.

Q – 13 Why do we need to merge worksheets?

Q – 14 What is primary key? How is it different from foreign key?

Q – 15 Expand and Explain the term WAN.

Q – 16 a) Identify the following network/internet connectivities as wired or wireless:

i) Dial-Up

ii) WiMAX

b) Give any one feature of Instant messaging.

Answer any 3 out of the given 5 questions in 50– 80 words each (4 x 3 = 12 marks)

Q – 17 Expand the following terms with resepct to positioning the graphics in a document:

a) Arrangement

b) Text Wrapping

Q – 18 Distinguish between the following with respect to spreadsheets:

a) Relative and Absolute Hyperlinks

b) Internet hyperlinks and document hyperlinks

Q – 19 Explain any four data types of DBMS.

Q – 20 a) Structure of a table ‘Orders’ is given below. Suggest suitable data type of each column:

database question IT 402

b) Consider the following table “Books”:

database question it 402 board exam 2023

Write SQL queries to

i) Display Data of all books whose quantity is more than 3.

ii) Display total amount of all books whose price is less than 500.

(Hint: amount=Qty*Price)

Q – 21 a) Give two best practices for internet safety.

b) Give any two Falls and Slips Safety rules.

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