Except for the following questions, all the remaining questions have been asked In Set I.& Set II..
PART - A
Q. 1. Explain any two achievements of the Peshwa, Baji I in the growth of Maratha power. 2
Q. 2. Explain the significance of the Council’s Act of 1861. Give two points. 2
Q. 3. Mention the main contribution of Keshav Chandra Sen in the field of social reforms. 2
Q. 5. Explain the main contributions of Bal Gangadhar Tilak to the freedom strugg- le of India. Mention the newspaper started by him. 4+1
Explain the main characteristics of the Swadeshi Movement of 1905. Mention any main leader of the movement.
Q. 7. Examine the importance of the Quit India Movement in the freedom struggle of India. Give one example to show that it was a departure from the Civil Disobedience movement of 1930. 4+1
Examine the main contributions of Madan Lal Dhingra in India’s freedom stru-ggle. Who were his associates?
PART - B (CONTEMPORARY WORLD HISTORY)
Q. 13. Why was USA not a member of the League of Nations? 2
Q. 14. Explain any major consequence of the Nazi invasion of the USSR. 2
Q. 16. What is SAARC? 2
Q. 17. What is meant by hydel energy? 2
Q. 18. Explain any characteristic of the writings of Subramania Bharati? 2
Q. 21. What was Ping Pong diplomacy in China? Explain its main objectives. 2+3
Explain the nature of administration in Ghana under Kwame Nkrumah Which specific incident led to his removal from office? 3+2