Social Studies aims to understand all aspects of society as well as finding solutions to deal with social problems. It helps us to acquire a capacity to make connections between various subjects. Some important branches of Social Science are Economics, History, Archaeology, Geography, Political Science and Sociology.
History relates the story of cooperative actions of a large number of men and women in their quest for a better life.
Economics is the scientific study of the ways in which humans make choices about production, consumption and wealth. It is the Social Science of studying a balance between needs and available resources.