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HISTORY OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE.-Part II.
Answer fully and clearly TEN, and only Ten, of the
1. Give some account of David the First of Scotland.
2. Explain the nature of Henry the Second's dealings
with the tribal chiefs of Ireland.
3. What circumstances were peculiar to the Refor
mation in Scotland ?
4. Why was William the Third generally unpopular
in England ?
5. Explain the political importance of the Sacheverel
6. To what period, and for what reasons, would you
refer the beginning of the profession of letters
in England ? 7. Shew the political importance of the contest with
8. Trace the history of events in Ireland from the
accession of George the Third to the year 1782. 9. In what material provisions did the India Bill of
Mr. Fox differ from that of Mr. Pitt?
10. Describe the course of the commercial expansion
of Great Britain in the eighteenth century.
11. What were the ordinary qualifications of electors
in shires and boroughs respectively, in England, before the Reform Act of 1832? What changes as to electoral qualification did that measure
introduce ? 12. To what constitutional questions did the marriage
of Her Majesty the Queen give rise ? 13. Give the history of “army purchase.”
Professor Elkington. Answer fully and clearly TEN, and only Ten, of the
following questions. 1. Give a classification of human wants, and explain
the cause of their diversity. 2. What inquiries does Political Economy pursue
? What practical issues ought to stimulate economic investigation at the present time? What
is meant by an economic law ? 3. Shew that the problem of poverty is economically
an urgent one. 4. How may the efficiency of natural agents be
increased ? 5. What is invention? How is it distinguished from
(a) discovery, and (6) improvement? What are the conditions most conducive to the increase of inventions ?
6. What are the secondary industrial aids ?
7. Can capital be considered one of the primary agents
of production ? Justify your answer.
8. Discuss the causes affecting the efficiency of labour.
9. What portion of the product of industry falls to
the labourer ? What becomes of the other portions ?
10. Why is the rate of interest higher in Australia
than in Great Britain ?
11. How do you account for the tendency of profits
to fall as a nation advances ? How may the
tendency be counteracted ? 12. Adam Smith mentions the “policy of Europe" as
a cause of inequality in the remuneration of labour and of capital. To what does he refer?
13. Shew that “all socialism involves slavery."
FUNDAMENTAL LAWS OF EXPRESSION AND INTERPRETATION OF SPECIFIED WORKS.
Professor Marshall-Hall. 1. Carefully phrase, point, and add expression marks
to the subjects of all the two-part Inventions of Bach.
2. Phrase and add expression marks to bars 1-16 of
Beethoven's Op. 2 No. 1 second movement (Sonata No. 1 F. minor).
3. Phrase and add expression marks to the different
figures of Op. 14 No. 2 of Beethoven as far as the double bar of the first movement (Sonata No. 10).
4. Discuss the rendering of all the different phrases of
the first movement of Sonata No. 10, indicating as nearly as possible the spirit and emotional significance of each.
1. Resolve the following Chords to their respective
(a) (6) (c) (d)