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History Optional 2019 Main Paper I [Section B- Medieval India]

SECTION B [MEDIEVAL INDIA] Q.5 Answer the following questions in about 150 words each: Q.5 (a) Discuss how Vijayanagar empire became the cultural capital of the south? [10 Marks] Q.5 (b) Examine the status of Sanskrit in Mughal India. [10 Marks] Q.5 (c) Assess the rule of Zainul Abedin in Kashmir. [10 Marks] Q.5 (d) […]

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History Optional 2019 Main Paper II [Section B- World History]

SECTION B [WORLD HISTORY] Q.5 Critically examine the following statements in about 150 words each: 10×5=50 (a) “The arguments of the free traders were a curious mixture of economic hard-headedness, social benevolence, cosmopolitan idealism and class prejudice.” [10 Marks] (b) “There are many ways in which the war of 1914-18 was unprecedented, and in human […]

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History Optional 2019 Main Paper II [Section A-Modern India]

SECTION A [MODERN INDIA] Q.1 Critically examine the following statements/ Answer the following in about 150 words each: 10×5=50 (a) “Tipu Sultan was trying to build in Mysore a strong centralised and militarised state, with ambitious territorial design.” [10 Marks] (b) “Not until independence, when economic development became a conscious and pursued policy, did the […]

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Selfstudyhistory.com’s interview of Yadav Girish Ashok (Rank- 220/ CSE 2018) [History Optional]

Selfstudyhistory.com’s interview of Yadav Girish Ashok (Rank- 220/ CSE 2018) [History Optional] Profile of the Candidate Name Yadav Girish Ashok Rank in Civil Services Exam 2018 220 Roll Number 6625058 Age 24 Total attempts in Civil Services Examination (including present one) 3 Optional Subject History Medium for History Optional English Marks in History Optional 158 […]

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Daily Problem Practice [Medieval India: Day 3]: 2020 Test Series

Daily Problem Practice [Medieval India: Day 3]: 2020 Test Series Q. “Adi Shankara was not an ivory tower philosopher; he was political sage, engaging with and responding to the historical context of his time.” Elucidate. [20 Marks] NOTE: All those enrolled for 2020 Test Series or Daily and Weekly Problem Practice can send their answers […]

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Daily Problem Practice [Medieval India: Day 2]: 2020 Test Series

Daily Problem Practice [Medieval India: Day 2]: 2020 Test Series Q.  Throw light on the monetary anaemia theory with respect to Indian feudalism. [15 Marks] NOTE: All those enrolled for 2020 Test Series or Daily and Weekly Problem Practice can send their answers for evaluation in PDF format after scanning (you can use camscanner) on […]

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Daily Problem Practice [Medieval India: Day 1]: 2020 Test Series

Daily Problem Practice [Medieval India: Day 1]: 2020 Test Series Q. How Royal land Charters of medieval India can be used as a source of history? [10 Marks] NOTE: All those enrolled for 2020 Test Series or Daily and Weekly Problem Practice can send their answers for evaluation in PDF format after scanning (you can […]

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