This page will tell you more information about the Higher topic, Britain 1851-1951.
* The reasons Britain became a democracy
* The ways Britain became a democracy
* Women and the vote
* The Reasons the Liberal Social Reforms happened
* Impact of the Liberal Social Reforms, 1906-1914
* Impact of the Labour Social Reforms, 1945-1951
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Exam questions on the British topic will involve Essay questions. You can get tips on answering these type of questions here.
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There was no round 2 verification activity at this level in 2017.
There was no round 2 verification activity at this level in 2016.