Sociology-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 23

ARCHIVES 27 September 2014 1)  Distinguish among the concepts of “social inequalities”, “social hierarchy” and “the  perpetuation of social inequalities”. How are these features manifested in the different  forms of social stratification? (250 Words)   2)  Write short notes on ALL of the following (Each answer should not exceed 200  words): (a) Cultural lag and directed …

Economics-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 22

ARCHIVES 27 September 2014 Q) Give a critical account of underdevelopment of India during British Rule? (!50 words) Q) Examine the role of indirect taxes in India’s economic development (150 words) Q) Is Wagner’ hypothesis an adequate explanation of increase in public expenditure in recent times? Explain (200 words)

Psychology-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 22

ARCHIVES 27 September 2014   Answer in 250 words: 1) Compare and contrast Piaget and Vygotsky’s approaches to cognitive development and evaluate their significance in the field of education.   2) Intelligence increases with age but IQ remains constant. Discuss. 3) What is prejudice? How personality is related to it? Discuss.

Science and Technology-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24

ARCHIVES 27 September 2014   Q1) “There is a growing concern over Atmospheric Brown Cloud and its impact on South Asia”. What are the causes and consequences of Atmospheric Brown Cloud? Source-1 Source – 2 Q2) What do you understand by ‘Nuclear Umbrella’? How relevant it is in contemporary world geopolitics? Substantiate. Source – 1 …