Anthropology

WBCS Exam Main Optional question Paper on Anthropology (Paper - II) - 2009

WBCS Examination [Main]  - 2009

Optional Paper

ANTHROPOLOGY - PAPER II

Time Allowed-3 Hours                                               Full Marks-100

Group-A

Answer any three questions.

1.  Differentiate between varna and the caste system. Give the main characteristics of caste system ?

2.  Give the linguistic distribution of tribe of India and mention their features.

WBCS Exam Main Optional question Paper on Anthropology (Paper - I) - 2009

WBCS Examination [Main]  - 2009

Optional Paper

ANTHROPOLOGY - PAPER I

Time Allowed-3 Hours                                                       Full Marks-100

Group -A
Answer any three questions. 

1.  Define Homo erectus. Give an account of the distribution and salient features of Homo erectus fossil remains. Enumerate briefly the biological and cultural adaptations of Homo erectus.

WBCS Exam Main Optional question Paper on Anthropology (Paper - II) - 2010

WBCS Examination [Main] - 2010

Optional Paper

ANTHROPOLOGY - PAPER II

Time Allowed -3 Hours                                                       Full Marks-100

Group-A

Answer any three questions.

1.  Define prehistory. Briefly describe the palaeolithic culture found in soan valley.

2.  What is protohistory ?  Critically discuss the salient features of Indus valley civilization.

WBCS Exam Main Optional question Paper on Anthropology (Paper - I) - 2010

W.B.C.S. EXAMINATION-2010

Optional Paper

ANTHROPOLOGY - PAPER I

Time Allowed-3 Hours                                                       Full Marks-100

Group-A

Answer any three questions.

1.  Enumerate some characteristics of primates that distinguish them from other members of the mammalian group.

WBCS Exam Main Optional question Paper on Anthropology (Paper - I) - 2011

W.B.C.S. EXAMINATION - 2011

Optional Paper

ANTHROPOLOGY -PAPER I

Time Allowed-3 Hours                                              Full Marks-100

Group-A

Answer any three questions.

1.  Briefly discuss the scope and development of anthropology. What are the main branches of Anthropology ? Discuss their scope.