How was the income received from trade surplus with India used by Britain ? [CBSE 2008 (D)]
Britain’s trade surplus in India also helped to pay the so-called ‘home charges’ that included private remittances home by British officials and traders, interest payments on India’s external debt and pensions of British officials in India.
What was the impact of the Great Depression on USA ? Explain. [CBSE 2013]
What were Corn Laws ? Why these Laws were abolished ?
Name the countries which wore exporting food grains to Britain.
Before the arrival of outsiders most of the Africans had a little reason to work for a wage’. Give reasons.
What was the main aim of the post-war international economic system in the world ?
Why were the Corn Laws scrapped ? Explain any three reasons.[CBSE Comp. (D) 2008, 2009 (F), Sept. 2011]
Why was there a need for clearing lands in Britain during the nineteenth century ? Explain any three reasons.
[CBSE Comp. (D) 2008]
The decision of MNCs to relocate production to Asian countries.
Give two examples from history to show the impact of technology on food availability.
What is meant by the Bretton Woods Agreement?
Write a brief note on the Irish Potato Famine'.
Write a short note on Sir Henry Morton Stanley.
What were the crucial influences that shaped post-war (II World War) reconstruction?
By 1890, a global agricultural economy had taken shape.' Explain by giving example.
Describe any three changes in the global agricultural economy after 1890. [CBSE 2014]
How did Henry Ford revolutionise mass production in the US ? Explain. [CBSE 2012]
G-77 can be seen as a reaction to the activities of Bretton Woods Twins. Explain the statement with five arguments. [CBSE 2013]
The pre-modern world shrank greatly in the 16th century.' Explain.
Why thousands of people fled Europe for America in the 19th century ?
Why did thousands of people flee away from Europe to America in the 19th century ? Give any three reasons. [CBSE Sept. 2010]
Economists of the 19th century identify three types of movements or ‘flows’ within international economic exchanges.” Explain. [CBSE Sept. 2011. 2012]
Mention any four factors responsible for indentured labour.
What was the impact of industrialisation in Britain on Indian economy ?
What is NIF.O ?
Why did Group 77 countries demand a New International Economic Order ? Explain. [CBSE 2009 (D). Sept, 2010]
Why did most of the developing countries organise themselves as a group the Group of 77 (G-77) ? [CBSE 2012)
‘The First World War was modern industrial war’. Explain.
Explain how the First World War was so horrible a war like none other before. [CBSE 2010 (0)]
How far is it correct to say that "The First World Wax was the First modem industrial war”? Explain. [CBSE Sept. 2010]
What was the most powerful weapon of the Spanish conqueror to colonise America ?
Which two countries were among the world's richest until the 18th century ?
What changed the world profoundly in the 19th century ?
Name the technology which enabled the transportation of perishable foods over.
How rinderpest arrived in Africa in the late 1880's ? [CBSE 2014]
What is the meaning of ‘cultural fusion’? Give two examples.
How were the indentured workers exploited by the recruiting agents ?
Why did the inflow of fine Indian cotton begin to decline in the 19th century ?
Define ‘trade surplus’. Why Britain had a trade surplus with India ? [CBSE Sept. 2014]
"The First World War was the first modern industrial war". Justify the answer.
The First World War was a war like no other before. Justify.
What was mass production ? Who was pioneer of mass production ? [CBSE 2014]
The agricultural regions and communities were the worst affected by the Great Depression of 1929'. Give one reason.
Name the economist who thought that India gold exports during the Great Depression of 1929 promoted global economic recovery.
Which two crucial influences, shaped post-war reconstruction ?
The Portuguese and Spanish used all ethical and unethical methods to colonise America”. Justify.
How were the germs used as a powerful weapon by the Portuguese and the Spanish for the colonisation of America ?
Give two examples of different types of global exchanges which took place before the seventeenth century, choosing one example from Asia and one from the Americas.
Explain the three types of movements or flows within international economic exchange. Find one example of each type of flow which involved India and Indians, and write a short account of it.
What are canal colonies' ?
Indentured labour migration from India discuss its causes and its impact.
Colonialism during the late 19th century discuss.
What were the crucial influences that shaped post-war ( II World War) reconstruction?
Give two examples of different types of global exchanges which took place before the 17th century, choosing one example from Asia, and one from the America.
Give two examples from history to show the impact of Science and Technology on food availability.
“The example of indentured labour migration from India and other parts of the world illustrates the two-sided nature of the 19th century"world.” Explain by giving examples.
Why 19th century indentured has been described as a ‘new system of slavery’ ? Explain. [CBSE Sept. 2010, 2012, 2014]
Explain the impact of the First World War on Britain.
How did the First World War change the economic life of the people in Britain ? Explain. [CBSE 2008 (D)]
Describe in brief the world economic conditions of the post First World War period. [CBSE 2010 (D), Sept. 2012, 2013]
In the. 19th century, all over the world more than 150 million people migrated from one country to another.’ Explain the factors responsible for this migration.