British History KP PMS Paper II 2016

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

British History Paper II

Time Allowed: 03 Hours
Max Marks: 100

Note: Attempt any five questions.

1 Highlight the main features of the foreign policy of Lord Palmerstone.

2 Estimate the character of Lord Russell for promotion of democracy in England.

3 Compare and contrast the Reform Act of 1867 with 1884-1885.

4 Critically evaluate the role of Ewart Gladstone in British politics.

5 Examine the foreign policy of England under Benjamin Disraeli.

6 Discuss in detail the causes and effects of institution building during the second half of nineteenth century England.

7 What was the Irish Question and also enumerate the causes why the British failed to solve it in nineteenth Century?

8 Discuss in detail the role played by Lloyd George in the Treaty of Versailles in 1919.