B.A. DEGREE EXAMINATION – HISTORY
FIFTH SEMESTER – APRIL 2008
Date : 28-04-08
Time : 1:00 - 4:00
HT 5500 - HISTORY OF FREEDOM MOVEMENT
Dept. No. Max. : 100 Marks
PART - A (10x2=20 marks)
Answer any TEN of the following in not exceeding 50 words each.
Madras Native Association
Partition of Bengal
First Round Table Conference
Quit India Movement
PART - B (4x10=40 marks)
Answer any FOUR of the following in not exceeding ONE PAGE each.
Write a note on the origin of the Indian National Congress.
Describe the Militant phase of Indian Nationalism.
State the role of Annie Besant in the Indian freedom struggle.
Give an account of the Non-Cooperation Movement.
Point out the provisions of the Indian Independence Act of 1947.
Explain the reasons for the lengthiness of the Indian Constitution.
PART - C (2x20=40 marks)
Answer any TWO of the following in not exceeding FOUR PAGES each.
Discuss the factors leading to Indian Nationalism.
Analyse the main provisions of the Government of India Act of 1919.
Estimate the career and philosophy of M.K. Gandhi
Trace the rise of communalism in the Indian nationalism and point out its consequences.