GCSE Edexcel History Topic Questions

Paper 1: Thematic study and historic environment

Option 10: Crime and punishment in Britain, c1000–present and Whitechapel, c1870-c1900: crime, policing and the inner city

Option 11: Medicine in Britain, c1250–present and The British sector of the Western Front, 1914–18: injuries, treatment and the trenches

Option 12: Warfare and British society, c1250–present and London and the Second World War, 1939–45

Option 13: Migrants in Britain, c800–present and Notting Hill, c1948–c1970

Paper 2: Period study and British depth study

Option B1: Anglo-Saxon and Norman England, c1060–88

Option B2: The reigns of King Richard I and King John, 1189–1216

Option B3: Henry VIII and his ministers, 1509–40

Option B4: Early Elizabethan England, 1558–88

Period studies

Option P1: Spain and the ‘New World’, c1490–c1555

Option P2: British America, 1713–83: empire and revolution

Option P3: The American West, c1835–c1895

Option P4: Superpower relations and the Cold War, 1941–91

Option P5: Conflict in the Middle East, 1945–95

Paper 3: Modern depth study

Option 30: Russia and the Soviet Union, 1917–41

Option 31: Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918–39

Option 32: Mao’s China, 1945–76

Option 33: The USA, 1954–75: conflict at home and abroad