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This is the ICSE Class 12 Exam Previous Years Question Papers of home science:

Paper 1
(THEORY)

PART I
Question 1
Answer briefly each of the following: [10 x 2]
(i) Why is not advisable to resort to violent boiling while cooking food?
(ii) What is a ‘trade mark’?
(iii) Express the term ‘Social Stress’
(iv) State two effects of cooking on the pectin content of food.
(v) Mention any two causes of food spoilage.
(vi) List four safety methods that should be adopted at home to prevent falls.
(vii) State the dimensions of adulthood.
(viii) State any function of F.P.O.
(ix) List any two important care measures that need to be taken for storing a woollen shawl.
(x) Metanil yellow causes major health hazards. Enumerate any two such hazards.

PART II
Answer any five questions
Question 2
Meal planning is an art, which develops through inspiration and thought. In this context
explain the following:
(a) The importance of meal planning. [5]
(b) Factors affecting meal planning. [5]

Question 3
Food preparation requires a sense of discrimination in the blending of flavours as well as of
textures, colours and shapes. To attain this objective explain in detail:
(a) The methods of cooking with their merits and demerits. [5]
(b) Discuss changes during food preparation. (Colour, texture and flavour). [5]

Question 4
Preservation of food has become an extremely important branch of study. In this context:
(a) Explain the principles of food preservation. [5]
(b) The importance of food preservation. [5]

Question 5
Every homemaker needs to take time and make an effort to develop alertness in order to
reduce the danger of accidents. In this context explain the following:
(a) Safety measures that should be observed at home. [5]
(b) Health hazards due to packaging. [5]

Question 6
The main purpose of consumer education is to ensure a better standard of living for the
consumers. In this context explain:
(a) The rights and responsibilities of a consumer. [5]
(b) The requisites of a good label for consumer aid. [5]

Question 7
Adolescents need firm and friendly control by parents and adults. In this context explain:
(a) Causes of delinquency. [5]
(b) Discuss the role of parents and school teachers in solving adolescent problems. [5]

Question 8
There is a tendency to judge a person by the clothing he/she wears. In this context:
(a) Give an account of the factors that may affect the selection of clothing. [5]
(b) Discuss the importance of dressing up for different occasions. [5]

HOME SCIENCE
Paper 2 − PLANNING SESSION

Question 1.
(a) Plan a packed lunch for an adolescent girl going on a train journey.
(b) Display the dishes prepared.
(c) Prepare a suitable rangoli / flower arrangement for a festival.
OR

Question 2.
(a) Plan a meal for your Parents’ Silver Wedding Anniversary dinner party.
(b) Display the dishes prepared with a suitable table setting.
(c) Prepare a floor decoration / flower arrangement to complement the dishes prepared.

Make a carbon copy of the planning work.
(i) Write down the dishes that you decide to make (try to choose familiar but interesting
dishes which would give you scope to show your skills).
(ii) Beside the dishes chosen, also indicate the quantities of the main ingredients required
(a full recipe is not necessary).
(iii) On a separate sheet, make a list of ingredients along with the total quantity of each
item required. Remember to use carbon paper again.
(iv) Complete the plan of work to show the order of working, the methods to be used, and
the length of time required for cooking. Frozen, tinned and packaged foods
(i.e. convenience foods) may be used with discretion, but enough work must be
planned to show your skill.
Write your NAME and the INDEX NUMBER on your plan and list. Submit the plan and list
along with rough notes, if any, you may have made to the Supervising Examiner. You are
not allowed to take away the copy of your plan, list and any notes (other than your recipe
books). You should not bring fresh notes for the Examination Session.
The original and the copy of the plan and list will be returned to you by the Examiner at the
beginning of the Examination Session. You will be expected to keep to your plan.
At the end of the examination, the original plan and list are to be handed over to the
Examiner.
You may retain your copy of the plan and list.

HOME SCIENCE
Paper 2 − EXAMINATION SESSION

Question 1.
(a) Prepare a packed lunch for an adolescent girl going on a train journey.
(b) Display the dishes prepared.
(c) Prepare a suitable rangoli / flower arrangement for a festival.
OR

Question 2.
(a) Prepare a meal for your Parents’ Silver Wedding Anniversary dinner party.
(b) Display the dishes prepared with a suitable table setting.
(c) Prepare a floor decoration / flower arrangement to complement the dishes prepared.
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