Achievements of Liberal reforms > Critics
Examination Practice Questions
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Case Study: Critics
1 Study source 1:
Explain the message of this cartoon. Refer to details in the source to explain your answer.
2 Study source 2 and source 3:
Explain the similarities and differences between these two sources.
3 Study source 4:
Is source 4 a reliable source for assessing the impact of National Insurance benefits on domestic servants?
Explain your answer using the sources and your own knowledge.
4 Study source 4 and source 5:
Is one source more reliable than the other as a source for historians studying the reasons why some people
criticised the Liberal reforms? Explain your answer using the sources and your own knowledge.
5 Study all of the sources and use your own knowledge:
‘The critics of the Liberal reforms were motivated by the fact that they were supporters of the Conservative
Party’. Explain whether or not you agree with this interpretation.