PUNJAB PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMBINED COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE
POSTS OF PROVINCIAL MANAGEMENT SERVICE, ETC. (BS-17) – 2015
SUBJECT: HISTORY PAPER (PAPER-I)
TIME ALLOWED: THREE HOURS MAXIMUM MARKS: 100
Note: Attempt any FIVE questions. Attempt in English or Urdu language. All questions carry equal marks.
Q.1. Describe the social, religions and political conditions in France which led to the French Revolution of 1789. Do not forget to discuss the role of the French Philosophers in it.
Q.2. Discuss the “Matternich System” in Europe after 1815. Why it failed ultimately?
Q.3. The Monroe Doctrine has been the corner-stone of American foreign policy since 1823. Discuss.
Q.4. “Imperialism is the highest form of Capitalism”. Explain this statement by Vladimir Lenin.
Q.5. Voltair was the acknowledged captain of the intellectual movement called ENLIGHTENMENT. Discuss how and why.
Q.6. England was Victorious in World War II, but in actual fact she lost it as a result. Elucidate.
Q.7. America has been a good friend of Pakistan and has helped Pakistan at very critical junctures of its history. Give Arguments.
Q.8. Account for the rise of the People’s Republic of China as a global power to be reckoned with.