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Daily Problem Practice for 2023 History Optional [World History: Day 1]

Q. What was “enlightened” about the Age of Enlightenment? [20 Marks] NOTE: All those enrolled can send their answers for evaluation in PDF format after scanning (you can use any app) on historytestseries2023@gmail.com Name your file as your name and day. For example, if your name is Ashok Kumar and you are sending answer of […]

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Daily Problem Practice for 2023 History Optional [World History: Day 17]

Q. During the Cold War, some important leaders of the Non-Aligned Movement wanted to keep the movement away from the military blocs. [10 Marks] NOTE: All those enrolled can send their answers for evaluation in PDF format after scanning (you can use any app) on historytestseries2023@gmail.com Name your file as your name and day. For […]

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Daily Problem Practice for 2023 History Optional [World History: Day 27]

Q. The impact of the end of the Cold War and the emergence of the US as the lone superpower has been both, good and bad. Discuss. [20 Marks] NOTE: All those enrolled can send their answers for evaluation in PDF format after scanning (you can use any app) on historytestseries2023@gmail.com Name your file as your […]

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Q. There were many reasons why the industrial revolution first happened in England. [UPSC- 2021]

Q. There were many reasons why the industrial revolution first happened in England. [UPSC- 2021]  Ans: In Industrial Revolution, which started in England in the 18th century, machines changed people’s way of life as well as their methods of manufacturing.  ©selfstudyhistory.com Various reasons which led to the industrial revolution happening in England first:  The Agricultural […]

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Q. The emergence of early capitalism in the Mughal period was primarily due to urbanisation and commercialisation. Comment. [UPSC, 2019]

Q. The emergence of early capitalism in the Mughal period was primarily due to urbanisation and commercialisation. Comment. [UPSC, 2019]  Ans: Capitalism developed as a mode of production first in Europe and then in expansion from there to the rest of the world. The genesis of capitalism lay in the contradictions of earlier mode of […]

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What led to the emergence of the Maratha Confederacy? Also describe its structure and role. मराठा संघ का आविर्भाव कैसे हुआ ? इसकी संरचना तथा भूमिका का भी वर्णन कीजिए। [BPSC- 2002]

Q. What led to the emergence of the Maratha Confederacy? Also describe its structure and role. मराठा संघ का आविर्भाव कैसे हुआ? इसकी संरचना तथा भूमिका का भी वर्णन कीजिए। [BPSC, 2002] Ans: The Maratha Confederacy was a early modern era confederacy that dominated a large portion of the Indian subcontinent in the 18th century. After […]

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Examine the various views regarding the role of iron technology in ushering Second Urbanisation in Ancient India.

Examine the various views regarding the role of iron technology in ushering Second Urbanisation in Ancient India.  Ans: The sixth century BC represents the onset of Second Urbanisation. This is the name given to the rise and spread of cities and city life throughout the Ganga valley and the Upper Peninsula at this time. It […]

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Q. Clarify how mid-eighteenth century India was beset with the spectre of a fragmented polity? [UPSC, GS Mains- 2017]

Q. Clarify how mid-eighteenth century India was beset with the spectre of a fragmented polity? [UPSC, GS Mains- 2017] Ans: During 16th & 17th century, major parts of India gradually came under a centralized administrative system with the Mughal emperor at its apex and his Mansabdari bureaucracy ruling the provinces. ©selfstudyhistory.com The first half of the […]

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