FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO POSTS
IN BS-17, UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 2015
BRITISH HISTORY, PAPER-II
TIME ALLOWED: THREE HOURS (PART-I MCQs) Maximum Marks: 20
PART –I (MCQs) Maximum 30 Minutes (PART-II) Maximum Marks: 80
Note: (i) Part-II is to be attempted on the separate Answer Book.
(ii) Attempt ONLY FOUR questions from PART-II. All questions carry EQUAL Marks.
(iii) All the parts (if any) of each Question must be attempted at One Place instead of at different places.
(iv) Candidate must write Q. No. in the Answer Book in accordance with Q. No. in the Q. Paper.
(v) No Page /Space be left blank between the answers. All the blank pages of Answer Book must be crossed.
(vi) Extra attempt of any question or any part of the attempted question will not be considered.
Q. 2. Palmerston was conservative at home and liberal abroad. Discuss and conclude with arguments.
Q.3. Describe the organization o h League of Nations. Why did it fail to maintain international peace?
Q.4. Elaborate the achievements of communism in Russia between the two World Wars. How far did it fulfill the aims and hopes of those who made the Bolshevik Revolution
Q.5. Analyze the characters and policies of Gladstone and Disraeli with special reference to foreign affairs.
Q.6. How has the idea of British Common Wealth of Nations developed? In what ways its significance differ from the term British Empire?
Q.7. Why Britain had adopted the policy of Splendid Isolation from 1870 onwards in external affairs? How this policy was abandoned by the end of the 19th century. Discuss and Analyze.
Q.8. Describe and critically analyze the foreign policy of England from 1919 to 1939.