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2009-08-23

HISTORY  Paper I

History of India (Down to A.D. 750)

Section A

 

1.         Write comments on any three of the following in about 200 words each: 

25,25,25

(a)        Town planning of the Indus Cities,

(b)        Position of Women in Rig Vedic Society,

(c)        The intellectual revolution in the Sixth Century B. C.,

(d)       The development of sciences in Ancient India.

 

2.         Discuss critically the sources for the history of the Mauryan period. 50

 

3.         Examine the contribution of the Gupta Age to science and technology.       50

 

4.         Write a note on Sangam Age.                                                                         50

 

 

Section B

Medieval India

(India: 750A.D. to 1705)

 

5.         Plot any fifteen of the following places on the outline map supplied to you and

write short notes (in 50 words each) on the answer book only on the places

marked on the map:                                                                            15x5=75

 

(a)        Amarkot,                     (b)        Ahemadnagar,             (c)        Bikaner,

(d)       Belur,                          (e)        Calicut,                        (f)        Chanderi,

(g)        Chunar,                       (h)        Daultabad                   (i)         Deogiri,

(j)         Fatehpur Sikri,                        (k)        Gwalior,                      (l)         Gingee,

(m)       Hampi,                                   (n)        Jaunpur,                       (o)        Kangra,          

(p)        Kalyan,                        (q)        Multan                         (r)        Madurai,

(s)        Nasik                           (t)        Pune                            (u)        Ranthambhor,

(v)        Satara,                         (w)       Surat,                           (x)        Talikota,

(y)        Tirupati                       

 

6.         Bring out the essential features of the administration of Ala..ud..din Khilji.            50

 

7.         Assess the significance of the reign of Sher Shah.                                         50

 

8.         Write short notes on any two of the following in about 200 words each:

   25x2=50

(a)        Shankaracharya’s philosophy and its impact,

(b)        Chola village administration,

(c)        Nain features of Mansabdari System,

(d)       Third Battle of Panipat.

 

HISTORY Paper II

 

Modern India (1757… 1947)

Section A

 

1.         Write comments on any three of the following  in about 200 words each:

 

(a)        Significance of the battle of Plassey (1757),

(b)        Drain of Wealth,

(c)        Indian Renaissance during British Rule,

(d)       Indian National Army.                                                                        25x3=75

 

2.         Discuss the significance of the revolt of 1857.                                               50

 

3.         Evaluate the significance of the emergence of Gandhi in Indian politics.     50

 

4.         Comments on the rise and growth of the Left. wing within the Congress.   50

 

 

Section B

 

World History

(1757 to 1950)

 

5.         Write comment on any three of the following in about 200 words each:

 

(a)        Significance of Geographical Discoveries,

(b)        Napoleonic Code,

(c)        Nineteenth Century Liberalism,

(d)       Arab Nationalism between two World Wars.                                     25x3=75

 

6.         Describe the causes and effects of the American Civil War.                         50

 

7.         What led to the rise of Totalitarian regimes in Europe during the post. World

War I period?                                                                                                  50

 

8.         Examine the significance of Russian Revolution.                                          50

 

 

 

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