Download the latest preparatory material of the History of USA for the preparation of CSS exams. The updated preparation material is according to the revised syllabus.
History of the USA is an optional subject in CSS. It is one of the optional subjects from Group IV. History of the USA is a 100-mark exam of this competitive examination. The syllabus is divided into two papers; MCQs (20 Marks), and Written Paper (80 Marks).
Table of Contents
CSS History of USA Syllabus
From ancient times to 1492
The advent of the Europeans to British supremacy (1492-1606)
II. USA as a British Colony (1606-1783).
III. USA as an Independent Country (1783 – 1819)
IV. Expansion of USA: From 13 to 50 States (1820 – 1949)
V. Constitution of the USA: Salient Features
VI. Civil War between the North and the East (1850 – 1869)
VII. Industrialization and its emergence as one of the world powers (1870 -1916)
VIII. USA’s role in the Two World Wars (1914 – 1918 & 1939 – 1945)
IX. Post-1945 world scenario and the emergence of the USA and USSR as the Two World
X. American Role in patronizing UNO and International Organizations 1945 – 2012
XI. American Role in Cold War and its emergence as the Sole Super Power (1945 –
XII. International Concerns of USA: An Overview.
XIII. The War on Terror: The Role of Pakistan and USA (2001 – 2012)
XIV. Global perceptions of the USA.
XV. Progressive Era: Reforms of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson,
XVI. The Great Depression and the New Deal
XVII. Civil Rights Movement
XVIII. United States’ role in International Conflicts
XIX. US Presidential Election
XX. The US Congress: Role and Functions
XXI. Separation of Powers: Check and Balances