CSS History of USA 2014

PART-II

Q.2. Discuss the conditions that led Massachusetts Bay, Plymouth, Connecticut and New Haven Colonies to form the New England Confederation in 1643. (20)

Q.3. It is said that between the two great wars – The American Civil War and the First World War America transformed. Discuss how a rural republic transformed into an urban nation in less than 50 years. (20)

Q.4. The Declaration of Independence 1776 actually shapes the way Americans live their lives. Discuss. (20)

Q.5. Richard Nixon had many accomplishments as well as failures as the President of the U.S. Critically evaluate. (20)

Q.6. The U.S. President can quite literally be called the President of world. Examine this statement in the light of the events of the late 20th and early 21st Centuries. (20)

Q.7. Did the U.S. succeed in its attempt to create a New World Order at the end of the Cold War? Discuss with arguments. (20)

Q.8. Write concise NOTES on any TWO of the following: (10 each)

(a) George Washington

(b) Desert Strom

(c) Tammany Hall