WBCS(Main)-2001 Anthropology Paper-I Question Paper

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                                                 WEST   BENGAL   CIVIL  SERVICE 

                                                          EXAMINATION - 2001

                                                            Anthropology  Paper-I

 

Time Allowed-3 Hours                                                                                        Full Marks-100 

                                                      All questions carry equal marks                                                             

                                                                     Group - A 

                                                         Answer any three questions 

 

1.   Give a brief account of physical characteristics of the orimates, Justify the inclusion of Man in that group.

 

2.   Give an accotint of the normal chromosomal constrintics in Man.   Bring out the consequences of nondisjunctional games of parents involving sex chromosomes on their offspring.

 

3.   Bring out the difference between race and racism.  Give a brief account of the factors responsible for race formation in man.

 

4.  Define family.  Describe its major functions and bring out the role of family organisation in the contemporary society.

 

5.  Write short notes on any two of the following.

      i)  Australopitheinae

     ii)  Autosomal dominant inheritance in man

    iii)  Polygamy and Polyandry

    iv)  Primitive Economy 

    v)  ABO blood group as racial criteria.

 

                                                                 Group B  

                                                    Answer any two questions 

 

6.   Bring out tne characteristics features and tool types of the Mesolithic period.

 

7.  What are the different methods used in Anthropology  ?   Give a critical appraisal of field method in Anthropological study.

 

8.  Write short noies on any two of the following :-

     i)   Developmental Anthropology

    ii)   Caveart 

    iii)   Megalithic monuments

    iv)  

 

 

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