British History KP PMS Paper I 2016

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission, Peshawar
Competitive Examination for the posts of Provincial Management Service (BPS-17) – 2016

British History Paper I

Time Allowed: 03 Hours
Max Marks: 100

Note:- Attempt any Five questions. All questions carry equal marks.

1 “James II was chiefly responsible for the outbreak of the Glorious Revolution.” comment.

2 Describe the causes and effects of unification of Britain with Scotland.

3 Critically evaluate the role of Robert Walpole in the British politics.

4 Examine the personal rule of George III.

5 Compare and contrast the character and achievements of Lord Castlereagh with George Canning.

6 Analyze the causes and effects of the Reform Act of 1832.

7 Discuss in detail the role played by Robert Peel in British politics.

8 Write a comprehensive note on the Chartist Movement.