CBSE Class 10 Automotive 2020 Question Paper

This question paper consists of two sections - Section A is Employability Skills and Section B is Subject Skills. This question paper contains 39 questions out of which 27 questions are to be answered.

Section A (Employability Skills): 10 Marks

Answer any 4 questions out of the given 6 questions of 1 mark each. 1×4 = 4

1. Good communication skills are essential in employability skills

  1. For driving vehicle
  2. For workplace success
  3. For listening
  4. For writing

2. The self-management skills of an employee are very important at the workplace to acquire

  1. Driving skill
  2. Maintenance skill
  3. Self-confidence
  4. Physical strength

3. Healthy eating and physical activities are extremely important in self-management skills to increase your

  1. Mind and body power
  2. Weight
  3. Speaking power
  4. Driving skill

4. A long horizontal bar present at the bottom of the screen of the computer is

  1. Toolbar
  2. Taskbar
  3. Document
  4. Wallpaper

5. Entrepreneurs provide for the regional development by starting

  1. Small savings
  2. Capital formation
  3. Small scale industries
  4. Financial businesses

6. One of the main sectors of Green Economy is

  1. Mining
  2. Construction
  3. Highway construction
  4. Water management

Answer any 3 questions out of the given 5 questions of 2 marks each. 2×3 = 6

7. What do you understand by verbal communication ?

8. Write any two self-management skills/tips.

9. What do you understand by Interactive (GUI-based) Operating System of a computer ?

10. What is the objective of Green Economy ?

11. What is the main aim of Entrepreneurship Development ?

Section B (Subject Skills): 40 Marks

Answer any 10 questions out of the given 12 questions of 1 mark each. 1×10 = 10

12. One of the advantages of frameless or integral chassis frame over conventional type chassis frame is

  1. Cost is higher
  2. Dead weight of vehicle is less
  3. Lower speed
  4. Centre of gravity of the vehicle is higher

13. A stub axle is an intermediary small shaft between the ___________ and the front (dead) axle.

14. Box spanners are used to tighten nuts on

  1. Cylinder head
  2. Flywheel
  3. Road springs
  4. Drums of wheels

15. Common tools used in servicing of a vehicle are called ___________ tools.

16. In the manual cleaning of a vehicle, the tyre side walls are cleaned with a

  1. Wet cloth
  2. Plastic brush
  3. Metal brush
  4. Dry cloth

17. For changing of lubricating oil of an engine, it is advisable to perform a complete oil change if your mileage is

  1. above 15000 kms
  2. between 4000 kms and 15000 kms
  3. below 10000 kms
  4. above 16000 kms

18. Air filter of an engine is located _____________ .

19. One of the most important aspects of customer service is

  1. Feel-good factor
  2. Maintenance
  3. Training
  4. Repairing

20. The automobile salesman is expected to ensure that the Sales Manager has an opportunity to meet each

  1. Driver
  2. Technician
  3. Customer
  4. Workshop Manager

21. Bringing a new model of automobile vehicle in the market, typically requires

  1. 1 to 2 months
  2. 9 to 12 years
  3. 5 to 7 years
  4. 10 to 15 years

22. The service manual of a vehicle gives us information about its

  1. Speed limit
  2. Repair procedure
  3. Carrying capacity
  4. Working life

23. The service manual of a vehicle is prepared by

  1. Road Transport Authority
  2. Workshop technician
  3. Vehicle’s manufacturer
  4. Driver/Owner of the vehicle

Answer any 4 questions out of the given 6 questions of 2 marks each. 2×4 = 8

24. What do you understand by semi-forward chassis ?

25. What do you understand by ‘Steel Ruler’ ?

26. Name the material and tools required for the changing of coolant of an engine.

27. What do you understand by ‘customer support’ ?

28. What do you understand by ‘Hybrid Drive Train’ ? 

29. What do you understand by ‘Operating Manual’ ?

Answer any 4 questions out of the given 6 questions of 3 marks each. 3×4 = 12

30. What do you understand by liquid cooling ?

31. What do you understand by ‘Wheel Balancer’ ?

32. What is the purpose of ‘Coolant’ in vehicles ?

33. Write about ‘Know Your Product’ in customer sales care.

34. Write the advantages of ‘Tyre Pressure Monitoring System’ safety technology in the car.

35. Write any three points of information a technician gets from the ‘Service Manual’.

Answer any 2 questions out of the given 4 questions of 5 marks each. 5×2 = 10

36. With the help of a neat figure, explain the principle of friction clutch.

37. Enlist the various important hand tools required for an auto workshop.

38. Enlist the steps for changing of fuel filter of an engine.

39. Write any five duties expected to be performed by an automobile salesperson.