HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question Show how the presence of a weak and helpless China next door brought about the rise of militarism and collapse of democracy in Japan. (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question Trace the distinct phases of the Sino-Japanese War. Assess its political economic and cultural impact on China, both ‘occupied and free’. (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question ‘The sponsors of the overseas expansion of Europe were national monarchies’. Comment. (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEVELOPMENT Question Analyze the following two statements, “The more developmental an administrative system becomes, the greater the likelihood that it would have more developmental effects” “The thrust of development administration failed to energise the Indian bureaucracy.” In the light of above statements analyze the role of Indian …

ANTHROPOLOGY – DAILY ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE

Topic: Human Evolution and emergence of Man Question Discus the single source versus multi-source of the origin of Homo-sapiens. Which of the two hypotheses do you think is more tenable.? Give reasons to support your answer. (200 words) Next Topic Human Evolution and emergence of Man

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question Write a critique on the partition of Africa from 1870 to 1914, with particular reference to Germany’s imperial designs in the Continent. (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEVELOPMENT Question “Over dependence on bureaucracy for bringing about socio-economic development in India has proved to be dysfunctional.” Comment. [CSM 2011/200 Words] Next Topic Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEVELOPMENT

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question Why is the period from 1842 to 1900 considered as half a century of humiliations in the history of China? What was the reaction of China? (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEMOCRACY Question “There is a constant and continuous collision between bureaucratic values and democratic values which adversely affects development.” In the light of this statement examine the role of bureaucracy in development. [CSM 2008/300 Words] Next Topic Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEVELOPMENT

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question ‘By 1861, China may be said to have been fully though grudgingly opened to the Westerner’. Explain. (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEMOCRACY Question “The weakest aspect of Indian administration is grievance Redressal machinery.” Discuss [CSM 2009/200 Words] Next Topic Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEMOCRACY

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question ‘If imperialism is viewed as a phase of the struggle for power between States, its result must be judged in terms of its role in power politics’. Explain. (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEMOCRACY Question Explain with appropriate illustrations the interface between ‘political culture and bureaucratic culture’ in contemporary India. [CSM 2011/200 Words] Next Topic Philosophical and Constitutional framework of government: BUREAUCRACY and DEMOCRACY