CBSE Sample Paper 2024 for Information Technology Class 10 Everything You Need to Know About

In this article, I will discuss the CBSE Sample Paper for Information Technology Class 10. Everything you need to know about the sample paper of the IT exam will be discussed here. So let’s begin!

CBSE Sample Paper for Information Technology Class 10

As per the assessment pattern of CBSE, Information Technology 402 subject will be assessed as 50 (Theory) + 50 (Practicals). Every year CBSE publishes a sample paper for the same. So here I am going to provide you with a comprehensive guide for the CBSE Sample Paper for Information Technology Class 10.

Here we go!

Let’s discuss the blueprint and paper pattern!

Blueprint CBSE Sample Paper for Information Technology Class 10

This subject is divided into two parts:

  1. Part A – Employability Skills: 10 Marks
  2. part B – Subject-Specific Skills : 40 Marks

There are five units in Part A – Employability Skills which are as follows:

  1. Communication Skills
  2. Self-Management skills
  3. ICT Skills
  4. Entrepreneurial Skills
  5. Green Skills

There are four units in Part B – Subject Specific Skills which are as follows:

  1. Digital Documentation (Advanced)
  2. Electronic Spreadsheet (Advanced)
  3. Database Management Systes
  4. Web application and Security

Blueprint for Part A Employability Skills

1Communication Skills112
2Self-Management Skills213
3ICT Skills112
4Entrepreneurial Skills112
5Green Skills112
TOTAL MARKS1 x 4 = 42 x 3 = 610 MARKS

Blueprint for Part B Subject Specific Skills

1Digital Documentation (Advance)6118
2Electronic Spreadsheet (Advance)6219
3Database Management System6129
4Web Applications and Security6219
TOTAL MARKS1 x 20 = 202 x 4 = 84 x 3 = 1240 MARKS

Let us talk about general instructions for Information Technology (SUBJECT CODE – 402) Sample Question Paper for Class X (Session 2023-2024). Here we go !

General Instructions

  1. Please read the instructions carefully.
  2. This Question Paper consists of 21 questions in two sections: Section A & Section B.
  3. Section A has Objective type questions whereas Section B contains Subjective type questions.
  4. Out of the given (5 + 16 =) 21 questions, a candidate has to answer (5 + 10 =) 15 questions in the allotted (maximum) time of 2 hours.
  5. All questions of a particular section must be attempted in the correct order.
    i. This section has 05 questions.
    ii. Marks allotted are mentioned against each question/part.
    iii. There is no negative marking.
    iv. Do as per the instructions given.
    i. This section has 16 questions.
    ii. A candidate has to do 10 questions.
    iii. Do as per the instructions given.
    iv. Marks allotted are mentioned against each question/part.

Let us begin now CBSE Sample Paper for Information Technology Class 10. Here we go!


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

[1] When it is difficult to communicate with someone who is not willing to talk or express their feelings and views it means there is a/an __________________

  • a. Culture Barrier
  • b. Interpersonal Barrier
  • c. Physical Barrier
  • d. Language Barrier

[2] Kartik’s Computer was running very slow, hangs and often restarts. He is very confused and tensed as he was working on a very important assignment. Kartik’s friend gave him the following suggestions. Identify who has given him a genuine suggestion.

  • a. Radha : Restart your machine
  • b. Ishan : Install reliable antivirus software and update
  • c. Amar : Don’t use Pendrive
  • d. Sam : Install free antivirus from net

[3] ___________ refers to focusing human efforts for maintaining a healthy body and mind capable of better withstanding stressful situations.

  • a. Self-Motivation
  • b. Stress Management
  • c. Self-Awareness
  • d. Self-Regulation

[4] High expectations from self can leave with chronic anxiety and stress, thus leading to ___________ stress.

  • a. Physical
  • b. Emotional
  • c. Mental
  • d. Financial

[5] Which of the following is/are a myth about Entrepreneurship ?

  • a. Need a lot of Money
  • b. Must have a great Idea
  • c. Should know everything about business
  • d. All of these

[6] Name the organization that has the Sustainable Development Goals ?

  • a. UNICEF
  • b. League of Nations
  • c. United Nations
  • d. World Health Organization

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

[1] Which one is not the tab of the insert/index Table window of Writer Document?

  • Entries
  • b. Background
  • c. Style
  • d. Row

[2] In the custom styles, each _____________ field on the Structure line represents a blank space in a document.

  • a. Black
  • b. White
  • c. Blue
  • d. Yellow

[3] Saurabh has made an advertisement in Digital Document. He is facing difficulty in positioning the images within the text. Suggest him how he can adjust the image?

  • a. Wrap text
  • b. Crop
  • c. Alignment
  • d. Layout

[4] A _____________ is a collection of records that store data in Mail merge.

  • a. Data Source
  • b. Main Document
  • c. Document
  • d. Merge Field

[5] To increases the contrast of an image, ___________ option is used in a document.

  • a. Smooth
  • b. Sharpen
  • c. Aging
  • d. mosaic

[6] ___________ provide Internet access by transmitting digital data over wires of a local telephone network.

  • a) ISP
  • b) DSL
  • c) Dial-up connection
  • d) Modem

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

[1] ____________ is specifically designed to minimize the results according to a set rules that we define in a spreadsheet.

  • a. Goal Seek
  • b. Scenario
  • c. solver
  • d. Subtotal

[2] Sahil and his partners have created a list of their company employees in one of the spreadsheets in the office. Now the rest of the task they want to complete from home. Which option they should use to access the same Spreadsheet from home?

  • a. Consolidate Worksheet
  • b. Link Worksheet
  • c. Merge Worksheet
  • d. Lock Worksheet

[3] ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌______________ can help to clarify the relation between cells while using “Multiple Operations”.

  • a. Detective
  • b. Solver
  • c. Navigation
  • d. Hyperlink

[4] Identify the part of a Spreadsheet using which a user can manage multiple sheets.

  • a. Status Bar
  • b. Sheet Tab
  • c. Formula Bar
  • d. Worksheet Area

[5] Spreadsheet software can find the changes by ‌‌‌‌‌‌________ sheets.

  • a. Changing
  • b. Comparing
  • c. Renaming
  • d. Editing

[6] At the bottom of each worksheet, left tab indicates the ____________ of the worksheet in a workbook.

  • a. Size
  • b. 3 Type
  • c. Name
  • d. Color

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

[1] It enables users to view, enter, and change data directly in database objects.

  • a. Report
  • b. Query
  • c. Form
  • d. Database

[2] There are _ types of Relationships in a table of a database.

  • a. One
  • b. 3
  • c. 4
  • d. Many

[3] A Relational database uses ____________ commands which is a standard user application that provides an easy programming interface for database interaction.

  • a. Access
  • b. Python
  • c. SQL
  • d. Protocol

[4] Suraj wants to create a database for his clients. For this purpose, she needs to store the Email IDs of his clients. Which datatype should he use to accomplish this purpose?

  • a. Numeric
  • b. Varchar
  • c. Binary
  • d. Boolean

[5] Geet has written a SQL query in SQL view. But he doesn’t know how to execute the query using keyboard keys. Suggest him the shortcut key to complete the task.

  • a. Enter
  • b. Ctrl + E
  • c. Space bar
  • d. F5

[6] A table can have only _ primary key in a database.

  • a. 1
  • b. 2
  • c. 3
  • d. Many

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

[1] ____ key is an accessibility feature that assists people having difficulty in using keyboard and mouse.

  • a. Guide
  • b. Sticky
  • c. Serial
  • d. Home

[2] Anaisha is a wildlife photographer. She wants to create her website where she can update the pictures and discuss about different events, reviews, announcements, news etc. Suggest her a suitable option to complete the task.

  • a. Blog
  • b. E-Mail
  • c. Instant Messaging
  • d. Mail Merge

[3] Which of the following is not a web browser?

  • a. Safari
  • b. Internet Explorer
  • c. Google
  • d. Firefox

[4] Which out of the following is the best example of a strong password?

  • a. 9412356789
  • b. 14Hd{]$_Sb10
  • c. HarryPotterSeries
  • d. 14Oct2004

[5] Bharat has set up his company with 20 computers in a building. He wants to connect all the computers together. Which type of Network will be the best suitable for this purpose?

  • a. LAN
  • b. WAN
  • c. PAN
  • d. MAN

[6] IP stands for _____________________ .

  • a. International Protocol
  • b. Internet Protocol
  • c. Intranet Protocol
  • d. Interpersonal Protocol


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 are the learning objectives of communication?

Q. 7 Why do we say that an entrepreneur should be open-minded ?

Q. 8 How is self-regulation connected to the ability to work independently?

Q. 9 How we can prevent computer against attack by viruses.

Q. 10 “Green economy promotes sustainable development”. Justify the statement.

Answer any 4 out of the given 6 questions in 20 – 30 words each (2 x 4 = 8 marks)
Q. 11 What do you understand by Anchoring in Word Processor?

Q. 12 What do you mean by Sorting in a Spreadsheet?

Q. 13 State any four etiquettes to be followed while chatting on the internet.

Q. 14 How is Goal Seek different from Solver in a Spreadsheet?

Q. 15 Differentiate between a Primary key and Foreign key.

Q. 16 What is the importance of healthy lifestyle? Give any four points related to it.

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

Q. 17 What do you understand by the term Table of Contents? List the characteristics of a good ‘Table of content’ in a word processor.

Q. 18 Explain the term ‘Scenarios’ in relation to the Spreadsheets with example.

Q. 19 Explain different kinds of online threats.

Q. 20 Explain the term “Referential Integrity”. Why is it important in a database?

Q. 21 Consider the following Vendor table and write the queries for the following:

Table: Datesheet

S003Social Sci.18-03-2021Monday

i. Write a SQL command to display the records in ascending order by date of exam.
ii. Write a query to display the above date sheet.
iii. Write a query to display the subject name and date of the exam held on ‘Monday’
iv. Write a SQL command to display the date of exam and Sub_Name of Science

For visually impaired candidates.
Write a short note on the following:
ii) Database Server
iii) Data Integrity
iv) Record

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